Yakitate!! Japan

Japanese name: Yakitate!! Japan
Japanese name: 焼きたて!! ジャぱん
English name: Fresh Baked!! Japanese Bread
Dates: October 12, 2004-March 14, 2006
Broadcast time: Tuesday, 7:30-8:00 pm (19:00-19:30)
Number of episodes: 69
Animation Studio: Sunrise
Production Company:
Broadcaster: TV Tokyo (TX)
Creator(s): Takashi Hashiguchi (manga)
Series Director: Yasunao Aoki
Episode Director(s):
Art Director: Shigemi Ikeda
Character Designer(s): Hiromi Maezawa, Atsuo Tobe, Yoshihito Hishinuma
Voice Actors
(regular characters):

Genre(s): comedy, drama, cooking, baking
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Note(s): The title word "japan" is not the name of the country but a pun, ja-pan (Ja[panese] pan "bread").

To see what other animated programs were out at the same time as Yakitate!! Japan 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: February 9, 2008
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