Also Called:Pop Team Epic | ポプテピピック
Released on year:2008
Poputepipikku takes the art of absurdist comedy to an unprecedented level, boasting a delightful mix of pop culture references and surreal hilarity. Meet our charismatic duo of high school heroines: Popuko, the feisty and easily agitated dynamo, and Pipimi, the statuesque epitome of unwavering tranquility. Together, they fearlessly push the boundaries of genres, subjecting them to a whimsical whirlwind that leaves you questioning what is real and what is pure imagination. This extraordinary series effortlessly weaves parody, drama, action, and unapologetic crassness into its tapestry, all the while harboring a lofty ambition - to transcend the realm of mere entertainment and assert its place as a bona fide anime masterpiece.
Poputepipikku is an anime series that takes inspiration from bkub Ookawa's popular 4-koma manga of the same name. Each episode is uniquely structured with a 12-minute segment that is repeated, offering a fresh perspective on the skits. What sets it apart is that the repeated segment features a different voiceover by another talented voice actor, providing delightful variations to the comedic sketches. To further captivate its audience, a captivating remixed rerun titled "Pop Team Epic Repeat" has recently premiered. This exciting version reshuffles the voice actors from the original run, breathing new life into the show. Starting from October 9, 2021, this rerun is being simulcast by Crunchyroll, allowing fans to enjoy it simultaneously. Notably, it also includes re-recorded versions of the AC-BU segments and introduces Japanese dubs of the Japon Mignon segments. Additionally, the Repeat version incorporates visual enhancements, delivering a fresh and visually appealing experience to viewers. Prepare to be enthralled by the captivating world of Poputepipikku!