Heli-Tako Pu-Chan

Japanese name: Heli-Tako Pu-Chan
Japanese name: ヘリタコぷーちゃん
English name: Heli-Octopus Pu-Chan
Dates: February 15, 1998-February 6, 1999
Broadcast time: Saturday, 6:30-7:00 pm (18:30-19:00) (broadcast time for Anime Shuukan DX! Mi-Pha-Pu)
Number of episodes: 42 (10 minutes)
Animation Studio: Toei Animation
Production Company: Toei Animation
Broadcaster: Asahi Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)
Creator(s): Takemaru Sasaki (manga)
Series Director: Mitsuo Hashimoto
Episode Director(s):
Art Director: Tadao Kubota
Character Designer(s): Satoru Iriyoshi
Voice Actors
(regular characters):
Kumiko Watanabe (Puu-chan)
Genre(s): comedy, fantasy, animal characters (octopus), children
Home Video

Note(s): This is a short subject series appearing in Anime Syuukan DX! Mi-Pha-Pu.

To see what other animated programs were out at the same time as Heli-Tako Pu-Chan go to the Chronology of Animation.

Note on finding copies of programs:
Unfortunately I lack the time or resources to help people find copies of anime television programs. I have put together a web List of Online Video and Book Stores that will be useful to find copies in the United States, some other countries, and one Japanese store. There are other similar stores on the Internet around the world that might be able to supply the DVDs, LDs, VCDs, or video tapes that are desired. Check my Japanese Animation Information page for links to Internet resources that may have further information. I am not involved in trading materials from my own collection. I am still waiting to see most of the programs in this List of Anime Television Series and would be happy to find sources for many of them.

Because of these circumstances I will not respond to requests for help to find these types of materials.

Last update: December 22, 2007
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