Chibi Maruko-chan

Chibi Maruko-chan is a shōjo manga series by Momoko Sakura, later adapted into an anime TV series by Nippon Animation, which originally aired on Fuji Television from January 7, 1990 to September 27, 1992. The series depicts the simple, everyday life of a little girl nicknamed Maruko and her family in suburban mid-seventies Japan. The series is set in the former city of Shimizu, now part of Shizuoka City, birthplace of its author.

Show Info

Network: Japan Fuji TV (1990 - now)
Schedule: Sundays at 18:00 (20 min)
Status: Running
Language: Japanese
Show Type: Animation
Genres: Comedy Anime

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Episode 2x1179; Jan 13, 2019

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x1179: 1179Jan 13, 2019
2x1178: 1178Dec 16, 2018
2x1177: 1177Dec 9, 2018
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Extra Details

Also known as:
  • 櫻桃小丸子 (China China)
  • ちびまる子ちゃん (Japan Japan)
  • Petite Maruko-chan
  • Little Miss Maruko
  • Maruko Al-Saghira ~ Tunis 7 broadcast 1996
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