Samurai Pizza Cats

Samurai Pizza Cats (Japaneseキャッ 党 忍伝 て やんでえ, Kyatto Ninden Teyandē ) is an anime television series from the years 1990 and 1991 with mecha and science fiction elements.


The series is about three anthropomorphic cats Speedy Gorgonzola ( Yattarō ), Guido Casanova ( Sukashii ) and Polly Ester ( Pururun Nyan ), which together in Little Tokyo, an imaginary Japanese city, with both traditional and futuristic elements, in the still countless other species of animals, operate a pizzeria. But serves to operate the pizzeria especially the camouflage for the true task of cats (actually a cat and two male ), because when calamity comes, fight the three as a samurai against fiends, taking into cybernetic armor. As a constantly recurring adversary, the rat turns ( in the original a fox ) Big loot ( Kitsunezuka Koon -no- Kami ), with its crow - lackeys. This use for their plans of conquest often giant robots ( mecha ).

Formation and Publications

Tatsunoko and TV Tokyo produced the 54 episodes of the series. Directors were Kunitoshi Okajima, Takeshi Serizawa, Shinji Sakai and Katsumi Kosuga. Among the writers for the series, there was Satoru Akahori, who later became known as anime Bakuretsu Hunter and Saber Marionette J. TV Tokyo beamed the series from 1 February 1990 to February 5, 1991 for the first time from Japanese television.

1991 some episodes were cut together as Samurai Pizza Cats: The Movie in English version out. Later, a television broadcasting in the United Kingdom and Canada and 1996 he was finally in the United States. In the English version of some violent scenes were removed, replaced the music and wrote the script again. In the Japanese original is at the protagonists to Ninja, while the protagonists appear in the English version as a samurai.

On the basis of the English version emerged synchronizations in French, Spanish and German. In Germany, the series first aired in 1992 by RTL plus. 2001 Fox Kids took the series into the program.