Hoshi no Ko Polon

Japanese name: Hoshi no Ko Polon [Poron]
Japanese name: 星の子ポロン
English name: Polon the Star Child
Dates: April 1, 1974-April 4, 1975
Broadcast time: Monday-Thursday, 5:40-5:45 pm
Number of episodes: 260 (5 minutes)
Animation Studio: Nihon Doga
Production Company:
Broadcaster: UHF Hokkaido Cultural Broadcasting (UHB)
Series Director:
Episode Director(s):
Writer(s): Tetsuyoshi Oonuki, Setsuko Murayama
Art Director:
Art Design:
Character Designer(s): Touki Kuwajima
Animator(s): Touki Kuwajima (director)
Voice Actors
(regular characters):

Genre(s): comedy, educational, science fiction, alien visitor, small children
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Note(s): To see what other animated programs were out at the same time as Hoshi no Ko Polon go to the Chronology of Animation.
Note on finding copies of programs:
Unfortunately I lack the time or resources to help people find copies of anime television programs. I have put together a web List of Online Video and Book Stores that will be useful to find copies in the United States, some other countries, and one Japanese store. There are other similar stores on the Internet around the world that might be able to supply the DVDs, LDs, VCDs, or video tapes that are desired. Check my Japanese Animation Information page for links to Internet resources that may have further information. I am not involved in trading materials from my own collection. I am still waiting to see most of the programs in this List of Anime Television Series and would be happy to find sources for many of them.

Because of these circumstances I will not respond to requests for help to find these types of materials.

Last update: August 14, 2010
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