Japan's Animation TV Ranking, April 15-21
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Madhouse noted on April 22 that the 76th episode of Hunter x Hunter that aired on April 21 earned a series-high rating of 5.2%. The 76th episode began the Chimera Ant arc, which was not animated in the previous television anime series.
The live-action film adaptation of Mari Yamazaki's Thermae Romae manga starring Hiroshi Abe aired on Fuji TV on Saturday, April 20 at 9:00 p.m. and earned a 16.9% rating. The 16th Detective Conan film, Detective Conan: The Eleventh Striker, aired on NTV on Friday, April 19 at 9:00 p.m. and earned an 11.4% rating. The 20th Crayon Shin-chan film, Crayon Shin-chan: Arashi o Yobu! Ora to Uchū no Princess, aired on TV Asahi on Friday, April 19 at 9:00 p.m. and earned an 8.7% rating.
The second episode of the live-action drama Soratobu Kōhōshitsu (Public Affairs Office in the Sky), based on a novel of the same name by Toshokan Sensō/Library War novelist Hiro Arikawa, premiered on TBS on April 21 at 9:00 p.m. and earned a 13.5% rating.
|Sazae-san||Fuji TV||April 21 (Sun)||18:30||30 min.||16.9|
|Chibi Maruko-chan||Fuji TV||April 21 (Sun)||18:00||30 min.||12.2|
|Detective Conan||NTV||April 20 (Sat)||18:00||30 min.||9.7|
|One Piece||Fuji TV||April 21 (Sun)||09:30||30 min.||8.3|
|Hunter x Hunter||NTV||April 21 (Sun)||10:55||30 min.||5.2|
|Animated O-saru no George (Curious George)||NHK-E||April 20 (Sat)||08:35||25 min.||5.1|
|Toriko||Fuji TV||April 21 (Sun)||09:00||30 min.||4.8|
|Animation Hitsuji no Shaun (Shaun the Sheep)||NHK-E||April 20 (Sat)||09:00||20 min.||4.6|
|Dokidoki! Precure||TV Asahi||April 21 (Sun)||08:30||30 min.||4.6|
|Space Brothers||NTV||April 20 (Sat)||17:30||30 min.||4.2|
Thanks to Kutsu for the Madhouse news tip.
Source: Video Research (Kanto region)
[Video Research does not directly post more ratings than what is listed here. Any purportedly additional data comes from unverified, anonymous sources.]
follow-up of Japan's Animation TV Ranking, April 8-14