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Manga 'Pupipo!' to get Short TV Anime Adaptation

by tsubasalover
Nov 20, 2013 2:19 AM | 22 Comments
Rensuke Oshikiri's web manga series, "Pupipo!", will be adapted into a short anime. The TV series will begin on December 21, 2013 and will replace "Super Seisyun Brothers" on TV Tokyo.

Director: Kaoru Suzuki
Script: Motoshi Nakajou
Character Design: Takumi Yokota
Art Director: Toshiyuki Saeki
Color Design: Miyu Yamamoto
Composition Director: Chiaki Tokuda
Editor: Shouta Yokota
Sound Director: Keiji Fujiwara
Sound Production: AIR AGENCY
Animation Production: AIC PLUS+

Wakaba Himeji: Shiho Sasaki
Po-chan: Chisato Mori
Reiko Azuma: Mai Gotou
Naoya Yuuki: Kotomi Otsuka
Ryouhei Ameyama: Setsuo Ito
Miyori Sonoda: Hanae Ohkubo
Wakaba Papa: Keiji Fujiwara
Wakaba Mama: Misao
Bakusan-sensei: Tadashi Miyazawa

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Source: Anime! Anime!

Story by symbv

Pupipo! on MAL

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Nov 20, 2013 1:56 PM by Jodyqt

It looks cute :3 I'll watch this :D

Nov 20, 2013 7:52 AM by Tengai

aww. SSB's ending too soon? :/ This will be shorts again then?

Nov 20, 2013 7:04 AM by snuffless

They should've rather animate his manga "Hi Score Girl"

Nov 20, 2013 6:58 AM by Shiratori99

This sounds really cute :3
And it will be fun to see how all the new voice actors will do!

Nov 20, 2013 6:53 AM by Chibi-Alice

I'm curious. Will check the anime when it comes out.

Nov 20, 2013 6:26 AM by Magito

Sounds okay for a short Anime.

Nov 20, 2013 6:10 AM by Zhuyo

Nah too short so will most likely pass

Nov 20, 2013 6:00 AM by Mr_Gutts

sounds interesting, i'll check it out.

Nov 20, 2013 5:57 AM by silverwalls

Pupipo?? We need Pupa


Nov 20, 2013 5:42 AM by ExoticNeeds

symbv said:
Looks like the SSB time slot is turning into a regular short anime time slot?

Even the author Oshikiri found it surprising that it got anime adaptation because the character design does not look immediately appealing (though it is standard Oshikiri style).

Looks like it is a heart-warming SoL + adventure kind of story. Will stay tuned.
Looks good to me too.

I find it funny when the mangaka are surprised they get adaptation. I guess not all of them write their work with that in mind which is what I was expecting. Certainly many light novels seem to be designed that way from the get go.

Nov 20, 2013 5:21 AM by hpulley

I lol'd @ the tag comment on the manga for this:

"I wanna have po-chan as well."

Nov 20, 2013 5:04 AM by Stark700

Sounds fun! More 3minutes series is always welcomed! But I want AIURA s2 for some reason

Nov 20, 2013 4:06 AM by ToG25thBaam

Read a bit of the manga to get a feel, I think this is the closest I'll get to a Sekai Oni anime.

Nov 20, 2013 3:44 AM by VioLink

First I read "Popipo".

Nov 20, 2013 2:37 AM by Xasthur

Looks like it could be interesting.

Nov 20, 2013 2:36 AM by kuuderes_shadow

NeoAnkara said:
The synopsis seriously remind me of Kotoura-san.

lol same, hope the story is gonna be exciting

Nov 20, 2013 2:33 AM by pokeguy123

I still remember Misu Misou...

I will never get used to his drawing because of that lol.

Nov 20, 2013 2:26 AM by Kitchiri

The synopsis seriously remind me of Kotoura-san.

Nov 20, 2013 2:25 AM by NeoAnkara

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