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Japan's Animation TV Ranking, February 1-7 (Updated)

posted on 2010-02-13 13:38 EST

The television premiere of Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli's Ponyo scored a 29.8% rating when it ran on February 5 at 9:00 p.m. That makes it the fifth highest rated Friday movie airing since 1989. Three of the four higher rated Friday movie airings, including the highest rated one, were Miyazaki/Ghibli works: Spirited Away (January 24, 2003 at 46.9%), Princess Mononoke (January 22, 1999 at 35.1%), and Howl's Moving Castle (July 21, 2006 at 32.9%).

The live-action drama adaptation of Takashi Tajima and Takahiro Kochi's Tokujō Kabachi!! Kabachitare! 2 workplace manga aired on Sunday, February 7 at 9:15 p.m with a 10.8 rating.

The second Secret Society Eagle Talon film aired on February 5 at 3:25 a.m. and earned a 1.6 rating.


Title Station Date Time Length Average
Household Rating
Sazae-san Fuji TV February 7 (Sun) 18:30 30 min. 18.9
Chibi Maruko-chan Fuji TV February 7 (Sun) 18:00 30 min. 12.9
Detective Conan NTV February 6 (Sat) 18:00 30 min. 10.8
One Piece Fuji TV February 7 (Sun) 09:30 30 min. 10.7
Doraemon TV Asahi February 5 (Fri) 19:00 30 min. 10.5
Crayon Shin-chan TV Asahi February 5 (Fri) 19:30 24 min. 9.6
Dragon Ball Kai Fuji TV February 7 (Sun) 09:00 30 min. 8.6
Pocket Monsters: Diamond & Pearl TV Tokyo February 4 (Thurs) 19:00 30 min. 6.9
Kaidan Restaurant (Thriller Restaurant) TV Asahi February 2 (Tues) 19:30 24 min. 6.8
Heartcatch Precure! (premiere) TV Asahi February 7 (Sun) 08:30 30 min. 6.6

[Video Research does not directly post more ratings than what is listed here. Any purportedly additional data comes from unverifiable, anonymous sources.]

Source: Video Research (Kanto region), Oricon

Update: Heartcatch Precure! image updated. Thanks, Daichi09.


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