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Synopsis: The main character is a mother named Sazae-san. She lives in a house with her husband, children and parents. The show is the best family program and tends to follow the traditional themes. Think of this program as the Japanese equivalent "The Partridge family" and you will have a good idea of ​​the atmosphere of this program. Don't expect to see things like violence, curse, kung-fu action or magic girls. The installments are more like "Today, Sazae-San goes to the new mall and gets lost". Such "boring" plots and simplistic art are usually a deviation to the non -Japanese audience, but most Japanese find the program incredibly good. As a result, it remains one of the main rating grabators on TV and is one of the few anime that is considered "acceptable" by adults.

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- Information
- Trailer/OP
- Curiosities
- Manga and Products
- Characters
- Summary
- Games, OVAs, Movies
- Meaning
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Anime Names

  • Anime Name: Sazae-san
  • Anime Name in Japanese: サザエさん
  • Anime Name in English: Sazae-san
  • Other names: Desconhecido

Production information

  • Producers: Fuji TV
  • Licensors: Desconhecido
  • Studios: Eiken

Anime Information

  • Duration: 24
  • Date: October 5, 1969 - Domingos in 1830 (JST)
  • Genres: Comedy, slice of life
  • Subjects: Unknown
  • Target: Unknown

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Below is the main curiosities of the anime "Sazae-san": 

  • Sazae-san is an anime of comedy that debuted in 1969 and is still on display, becoming the longest anime in history.
  • The anime is based on a series of manga of the same name created by Machiko Hasegawa, who was one of the first women to become a professional mangaka in Japan.
  • The name "Sazae-san" comes from the name of a type of mollusc found in Japan, which is a popular dish in Japanese cuisine.
  • The anime is known for portraying the daily life of an middle -class Japanese family, with an emphasis on family relationships and Japanese cultural traditions.
  • Sazae-san is one of the few anime that has no characters with large, bright eyes that have become a common feature of the Japanese animation style.
  • The anime is so popular in Japan that, in 1990, the Japanese government postponed the broadcast of an episode of Sazae-san to prevent it from interfering with parliamentary elections.
  • Sazae-san is also popular in other Asian countries, such as Taiwan and Hong Kong, where he is shown with Chinese subtitles.
  • The anime has already inspired several adaptations for theater and cinema, and was the subject of a song by the J-Pop group Momoiro Clover Z.
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Manga and Products from Sazae-san

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Main Characters

Below is the main characters of: "Sazae-san"With your voice actors and a brief description of the character: 

  • SAZAE (Midori Kato) - protagonist of the series, a happy and optimistic housewife.
  • Katsuo (Masako Sugaya) - Sazae's eldest son, a lazy rebel teenager.
  • Wakame (Hiroko Maruyama) - Sazae's youngest daughter, a sweet and kind girl.
  • Namihei (Ichiro Nagai) - Sazae's husband, a dedicated and slightly old -fashioned worker.
  • FUNE (YUMI NAKATANI) - Sazae younger sister, a modern and independent woman.
  • Masuo (Takashi Matsuyama) - Fune's husband, a kind man and a little clumsy.

Summary and events

  1. Sazae-san is a manga series created by Machiko Hasegawa in
  2. The series was adapted to an anime in 1969 and is still shown to this day.
  3. The story follows the daily life of the Isono family, led by Sazae, an optimistic and cheerful housewife.
  4. Throughout the series, the characters deal with issues such as marriage, work, friendship and family.
  5. The series is known for its soft comedy style and portraying the traditional Japanese life.
  6. Sazae-san is one of Japan's most popular anime series and is considered a cultural icon in the country.

What happens in the end?

There is no definite end for Sazae-san, as the manga and anime continue to be produced to this day. The story follows the daily life of the Isono family and their friends, without a main plot or definitive conclusion.


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  • Sazae-san: Meguri Megure Sazae-san (Super Nintendo)
  • Sazae-san: Mahjong Project S (Super Famicom)

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Meaning of Sazae-san

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  • サザエ: SAZAE - Female Name
  • さん: San - Japanese Honorific used to treat someone with respect
Explanation of the anime's name: "サザエさん" is the title of a Japanese anime called "Sazae-san". The anime is based on a manga of the same name, created by Machiko Hasegawa. The story revolves around the daily life of a woman named Sazae, who lives with her family in Tokyo. The anime is known for humorously and realistic to portray the funny challenges and situations that the main character and his family face. "さん" is added to the name "サザエ" as a honorary to show respect to the character. The anime is extremely popular in Japan and is considered one of the longest in history, with over 7,000 episodes so far.

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Questions and Answers FAQ

How many episodes have the anime Sazae-san?

Sazae-san has a total of 5000 episodes. This number may not represent all seasons.

Where to watch the anime Sazae-san?

You can watch the anime on Crunchyroll, Netflix, or any other streaming site where the work is available.

Sazae-san - Continuation and New Season?

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