The workers of the Chibi Maruko-chan anime introduced on Sunday the anime will have a good time its 1,five hundredth episode with a one-hour particular that can air on May 1. The workers additionally revealed a particular brand to commemorate the achievement.

The 1,five hundredth episode will characteristic two tales. The “Maruko to Yamazakura” (Maruko and Mountain Cherry Trees) story will middle on stunning cherry timber, and the “Maruko, Kin-chan ni Aitai” story will middle on Maruko’s want to see “Kin-chan” from a tv program.

The unique Chibi Maruko-chan manga impressed a tv anime that’s virtually constantly the #3 rated tv anime collection after Sazae-san and Detective Conan. (Chibi Maruko-chan airs on Fuji TV on Sundays at 6:00 p.m., earlier than Sazae-san at 6:30 p.m.) The first anime collection ran from 1990 to 1992, and the continued second collection premiered in 1995.

The manga’s creator Momoko Sakura handed away as a consequence of breast most cancers on the age of 53 in August 2018. She serialized the manga in Shueisha‘s Ribon journal from 1986 to 1996. The comedy manga, which follows the on a regular basis lifetime of a third-grade schoolgirl, has about 32 million copies in print. Sakura launched a four-panel model in a Japanese newspaper in 2007, and she or he ended that model in 2011.

The Chibi Maruko-chan manga is getting new chapters drawn by Sakura Production, which is staffed by long-time assistants of Sakura. The manga is working irregularly in Ribon.

Source: Chibi Maruko-chan anime’s web site, Mainichi Shimbun’s Mantan Web