Tsurupika Hagemaru-kun

Little Baldy Hagemaru

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English: Little Baldy Hagemaru
Japanese: つるピカハゲ丸くん


Type: TV
Episodes: 59
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 3, 1988 to Aug 30, 1989
Premiered: Spring 1988
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: TV Asahi
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: 4-koma manga
Genres: KidsKids, ComedyComedy
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG - Children


Score: 6.901 (scored by 13001,300 users)
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Ranked: #40642
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Popularity: #8989
Members: 2,104
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Hagemaru Hageda is a young kid, studying in fourth standard living with his parents in Japan. Only child of his parents, he and his parents are a big misers. They do anything for saving money and this is the basic plot of the show. Hagemaru also has a pet dog named Pesu, who often comments about Hagemaru's family being too miser and not giving him anything to eat.

He is best friend of his class-mate Masaru Kondo and he has a crush on Midori, a girl from his class. In most of the episodes, Hagemaru goes to school and the story revolves around his teacher (his 'miss') and his friends. At the end of the each episode, top ten snippets are shown.


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Yasumi, Tetsuo
Sakurai, Masaaki
Series Composition
Miyano, Takashi
Art Director
Kuni, Kawachi


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May 12, 2019
space_duck (All reviews)
This series was one of my all-time favorites growing up along with other timeless shows such as Doraemon, Shin-chan, Ninja Hattori and Kochikame.

It's such a simple premise, yet the ingenuity and creativity shown from each episode makes it refreshing. If you are looking for a chill easy to watch anime then your search is over. An anime doesn't need to have a great story, stunning art and music from popular bands. Enjoyment knows no such thing. Sometimes it is just the way characters interact in a particular scenario or just the sheer ridiculous answers the Hagemaru gives to questions that will make you laugh, but read more
Jan 13, 2021
IqbalViBritannia (All reviews)
i use to watch this show everyday back in the day when i was at age 6.. and i still watch it until now in total of rewatching it like more than 10 times.. that funny and weird attitude of hagemaru and his family makes everyone in the story goes very crazyy.. hagemaru was a huge show in my country but sadly its not a big deal globally.. i was looking for the original japanese dub on the internet but still not find it but i found it on youtube so i watch on youtube instead.. very gratefully relieve that the show still on youtube read more

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