Panpaku Pants Flash Anime Gets 3rd Season in April
posted on by Karen Ressler
The official website for the Flash anime series Panpaku Pants announced on Tuesday that a third season titled Panpaka Pantsu O NEW-san will premiere at night on April 6 at 1:41 a.m. (effectively the morning of April 7) on SBS (Shizuoka Broadcasting). The season will have 24 five-minute episodes that, after the first episode, will air at 1:46 a.m. on Thursday nights.
The first season, Panpaka Pantsu O New!, premiered in April 2015, and the second season, Panpaka Pantsu WO New!, premiered last April. The anime follows Panpaka, a male piglet whose mission it is to collect "wonderful underwear." Panpaka travels with his cat friend Pu-nyan, and the two of them overcome various hurdles to encounter special underwear, such as mermaid underwear or Kung-Fu underwear.
The anime is a collaboration between studio DLE and Shizuoka Broadcasting System's character Panpaka Pantsu. Yoshino Nanjo stars in the series as Panpaka. Other cast members include:
Kaoru Mizuhara as Pu-nyan, Mother
Shinya Takahashi as Black Panpaka
Mariko Kouda as Kurori
Yoshimitsu Shimoyama as Father
Youji Ueda as Grandpa
Hana Sato as Grandma
Benpineko as Iberiko
Hiroki Gotou as Narrator
Idol College is performing the theme song "Pantastic!," a song that uses the word "panties" (パンツ) 33 times.