Tensai Bakabon

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Synonyms: Genius Bakabon
Japanese: 天才バカボン


Type: TV
Episodes: 40
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Sep 25, 1971 to Jun 24, 1972
Premiered: Fall 1971
Broadcast: Unknown
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Studios: None found, add some
Source: Unknown
Genres: Slice of LifeSlice of Life, ComedyComedy
Duration: 30 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages


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Tensai Bakabon is the tale of a child prodigy and his "philosophical" father. Bakabon‘s father has his own philosophy and he leaves no stone unturned in his quest for answers. Despite his ability to trouble Trouble, for some reason, Papa Bakabon is regarded as "The Great Philosopher," and is sought after for advice, which of course ends up in disastrous results. Tensai Bakabon joins his father in his philosophical quests which drives the people in their town crazy.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Tsuji, Masaki
Matsuyama, Yuushi
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Opening Theme

"Tensai Bakabon (天才バカボン)" by Idol Four (アイドルフォー)

Ending Theme

"Tensai Bakabon (天才バカボン)" by Idol Four (アイドルフォー)

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