Crunchyroll introduced on Saturday that it’s streaming Pop Team Epic Repeat (remix model), the rebroadcast of the Pop Workforce Epic tv anime sequence. The present is out there for members worldwide exterior of Asia, and the primary episode is out there now.
Crunchyroll describes the sequence:
Crude, impolite, and a bit of…cute? Prepare for the larger-than-life perspective of Popuko and Pipimi, the small and tall stars of Pop Workforce Epic! Based mostly off the weird four-panel webcomic by Bukubu Ōkawa comes a comedy that’ll throw you off with its out-there jokes and intense absurdity. You assume you are prepared for these ladies? Assume once more, F#%**er!
The employees of the anime additionally introduced on Saturday that the present has a remixed voice forged for the rebroadcast model.
Within the first rebroadcast episode, Mami Koyama and Kotono Mitsuishi play Popuko and Pipimi respectively within the first half of the present (they performed the characters in episode 12-a within the authentic run), and Ryusei Nakao and Norio Wakamoto play Popuko and Pipimi respectively within the second half (they performed the characters in episode 3-b of the unique run).
The unique broadcast featured Masashi Ebara and Houchu Ohtsuka as Popuko and Pipimi within the first episode’s first half, and Yuji Mitsuya and Noriko Hidaka as Popuko and Pipimi within the second half.
The tv anime sequence premiered in January 2018. HIDIVE, Funimation, Crunchyroll, AsianCrush, and Amazon Prime Video all streamed the anime because it aired in Japan. Adult Swim‘s Toonami block started airing the sequence in June 2018. Funimation launched the anime on Blu-ray Disc in North America in October 2018. Netflix started streaming the anime in america in February 2020, however with solely half of every episode out there.
The unique anime’s full episodes are every 23 minutes lengthy. Every episode has two primary components with a lot of the identical content material. The 2 components have totally different voice actors, in addition to some totally different content material resembling altered jokes.
The anime adapts a surreal four-panel manga by Bkub Okawa that facilities round two 14-year-old ladies, the quick Popuko and the tall Pipimi.
Replace: Funimation launched the unique anime on residence video, not Sentai Filmworks as beforehand reported on this article. Thanks, blahmoomoo.