Follows a pig whose family's mission is to collect underpants.

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Type: Animation

Languages: Japanese

Status: Ended

Runtime: 5 minutes

Premier: 2015-04-04

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Panpaka Pants (パンパカパンツ, Panpakapantsu) is a Japanese anime series set in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan developed by DLE The series follows the adventures of Panpaka (a piglet boy) and his best friend cat, Punyan, as they go on various adventures in search of special pants. The series began in 2008 as a series of 1-minute shorts on local television, before being picked up to series in 2015. As of 2016, two season have been released in Japan on Shizuoka Broadcasting System's channel and Kids Station in Japan, and a third season is currently airing in South Korea. Each season has 26 episodes that last from one to five minutes. A feature film was released in 2014, titled Panpaka Pants: Treasure of The Bananan Kingdom. The series title is a pun on the Japanese phrase “panpakapan” (ぱんぱかぱん), which roughly translates to “surprise” in English.

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A feature film for Panpaka Pants was released by Toho Films on May 10, 2014. Titled Panpaka Pants The Movie: Treasure of the Bananan Kingdom (えいがパンパカパンツ バナナン王国の秘宝, Eiga Panpakapantsu Banananoukoku no Hihou), the movie found Panpaka and Punyan separated from their family during a family vacation, and ending up in the jungle nation of the Bananan Kingdom. Bananan Kingdom is being tormented by the Alligator King, who took all the bananas of the kingdom, forcing the Bananan Kingdom's citizens to eat nothing but ice cream. There, Panpaka and Punyan are mistaken by the king as the “Legendary Pants Hero,” and is entrusted in retrieving the “sacred pants.” He is joined by Wanpoko The Dog, Orson The Crane, and Terry The Monkey.

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