Fabre-sensei wa Meitantei

Dr. Fabre is a Detective

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English: Dr. Fabre is a Detective
Synonyms: Inspector Fabre, Fabre Sensei wa Meitantei
Japanese: ファーブル先生は名探偵


Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 11, 2000 to Oct 17, 2000
Premiered: Spring 2000
Broadcast: Tuesdays at 18:30 (JST)
Producers: Enoki Films
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: E&G Films
Source: Book
Genres: MysteryMystery
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG - Children


Score: 6.241 (scored by 145145 users)
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Ranked: #73772
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Popularity: #11890
Members: 672
Favorites: 2

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The world of insects is full of enchantment and amazement. This animation series is inspired by "the Diary of Insects" written by Jean Henri Fabre, an outstanding French entomologist and author in the 19th Century. In his original works, Mr. Fabre vividly described the life of insects. In this series all the insects and bugs have been personified and drawn into marvelous animated characters.

This is the story of the exciting adventures of a crime-buster in the world of insects! Our hero's way of investigation is so unique and always ends with surprising solutions. The interesting ecology of various insects will be described while our "cool" hero, Inspector Fabre, analyzes and unties the knots of crimes and conspiracy a la fashion of Sherlock Holmes!


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Nagao, Hitoshi
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Opening Theme

"Mayoeru Tenshi-tachi (迷える天使たち)" by MELODY

Ending Theme

"Giniro no Étoile (銀色のエトワール)" by SUS4

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