Mermaid Melody Pichi Pichi Pitch

Mermaid Melody: Pichi Pichi Pitch

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: マーメイドメロディー ぴちぴちピッチ
English: Mermaid Melody: Pichi Pichi Pitch
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Type: TV
Episodes: 52
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 5, 2003 to Mar 27, 2004
Premiered: Spring 2003
Broadcast: Saturdays at 08:00 (JST)
Licensors: ADV Films
Studios: Actas, Synergy Japan
Source: Manga
Genres: AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, FantasyFantasy, RomanceRomance
Themes: Mahou ShoujoMahou Shoujo, MusicMusic
Demographic: ShoujoShoujo
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG - Children


Score: 7.181 (scored by 4294742,947 users)
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Ranked: #33212
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #2376
Members: 83,146
Favorites: 940

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As the mermaid princess of the North Pacific (one of the seven mermaid kingdoms), Lucia entrusts a magical pearl to a boy who falls overboard a ship one night. Lucia must travel to the human world to reclaim her pearl and protect the mermaid kingdoms. Using the power of music Lucia is able to protect herself and the mermaid kingdoms from a growing evil force.

Characters & Voice Actors


Nagata, Ryoko


Kishio, Daisuke


Arai, Satomi


Itou, Miyako


Kogure, Ema



Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
1: "Taiyou no rakuen ~Promised Land~ (太陽の楽園~Promised Land~)" by Miyuki Kanbe (eps 1-28)
2: "Rainbow Notes (Rainbow Notes♪)" by Miyuki Kanbe (eps 29-52)

Ending Theme

1: "Daiji na Takarabako" by Asumi Nakata (eps 1-28)
2: "Sekai de Ichiban Hayaku Asa ga Kuru Basho" by Asumi Nakata, Hitomi Terakado, and Mayumi Asano (eps 29-52)


Apr 16, 2023
This has is easily one of the best animes!

It is an anime about a group of princess mermaids that come to earth and fight an evil tyrant. While this alone may not sound appealing, the story is actually not banal at all, as it is filled with numerous twists and deep messages. It was marketed as an anime mainly for children, but adults can enjoy it and find a more profound meaning.

A very unique thing about this anime is the fact that the mermaids do not involve themselves in physical fights, rather they sing to defeat their enemies, the songs are pleasant to hear ...
May 30, 2024
Mixed Feelings
So, here's the thing.
This is not an objective masterpiece, by any means. This was, however, a core part of my childhood, and it still is one of my favourite series.

Mermaid Melody is an series from 2003 made for TV, and it shows its age. Its animation is not that good, the dubs are from okay to pretty weird sounding depending on which one you look at, and the storyline isn't something that you won't be able to live without.

BUT, and this is a big but. It has heart. I know how cheesy and stupid that sounds but it is true. It's a series with heart, ...
May 6, 2012
First and foremost I watched because there were mermaids and I found a cantonese version online so I didn't have to read subs. I have no idea how I managed to watch all of it to be honest.

My first impressions of the anime: Bad art, annoying voices, and annoying characters. Know what? My opinion didn't change much. I didn't have any high expectations of the anime, I kinda expected it to be this awful.
The songs were kinda catchy though, but not really worth the effort of watching how ever many episodes there are.

Story line is a 1. Was there a story line? The story ...

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