Some big news for English and Spanish-language fans of Anpanman, a children’s superhero with a pastry for a head created by Takashi Yanase: Tubi, a streaming website owned by FOX Entertainment, will be distributing English and Spanish-dubbed versions of 10 of the Anpanman theatrical anime films by TMS Entertainment, and the first entry – Anpanman: Apple Boy and Everyone’s Hope – is already online. The other nine Anpanman films that Tubi will release include:
- The Adventure of Happie
- Star-Spirited Dollie
- Purun, The Soap Bubble
- The Secret of Fairy Rin-Rin
- Blacknose and the Magical Song
- Revive Banana Island!
- Nanda and Runda from the Star of Toys
- Shine! Kulun And The Stasrs of Life
- Twinkle! Princess Vanilla Of Ice Cream Land
Tubi will stream the films in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Mexico. They describe the premise of Anpanman as follows: Anpanman – whose head is an anpan, a popular Japanese pastry – is a champion of justice who flies anywhere to help those in trouble, all the while keeping an eye out for his trusty nemesis, Baikinman.
Source: Official press release
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