Category Archives: LOST PLANET ANIME

Mini-Anime: 1971-1980
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July 30, 2013 posted by

Mini-Anime: 1971-1980

A continuation of my documentation of “mini-animes” (short-form episodes) that aired in Japan in the 70s. Please see my previous post for series that aired in 1962-1970. Kabatotto (Hippo &…

Two Offbeat Mini-Anime from Tatsunoko
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July 16, 2013 posted by

Two Offbeat Mini-Anime from Tatsunoko

Today, I call your attention to an unusual pair of Tatsunoko mini-anime series: Kaba Totto (1971) and Kaiketsu Tamagon (1972). Things couldn’t be better for Tatsunoko Productions in the 1970s….

Mini-Anime: 1961-1970
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July 2, 2013 posted by

Mini-Anime: 1961-1970

Most TV shows air once a week, that’s a fact just about everywhere. However, schedules can be flexible if channels desire them to be, and that includes Japan as well….

“Jungle Kurobe” (1973)
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June 25, 2013 posted by

“Jungle Kurobe” (1973)

Move over, Paula Deen! In the early part of the 20th century, blackface was a staple of stage and screen comedy. It was prominent in American cartoons and comic books….