Purpose Cultural Cat Girl Nuku Nuku, or
Bannou Bunka Neko Musume as it was known in
Japanese, is a six-part OAV (Original Animated
Video) series from 1992-93. Created by Yuzo Takada
(also known for the horror/comedy 3x3 Eyes),
it's an extremely funny, remarkably cute shonen
mecha comedy about an android with the brain of a
Nuku Punch! is intended as an introduction to the
series for those who don't know it, and a little
treat for established fans. It aims to be cute, fun
and silly - just like Nuku Nuku herself! Here,
you'll find character information, episode
summaries, images and thoughts inspired by the
are also Nuku Nuku manga, a TV series and a second
OAV that was released in 1998, but only the
original OAV is covered by this shrine, for the
I've never read any of the manga.
I've never seen the TV show.
I've never seen the second OAV either, but I've
seen some pictures and HORRORS, they redesigned
Nuku Nuku! They gave her cacky GREEN hair! They
also did something screwy to her facial features so
she just isn't cute any more.
deplore this devolution of a truly adorable
character, and choose to focus on the Golden Age of
Nuku Nuku - which is, after all, the area I know
about. I do use some manga-style art for
decoration, just because it's beautiful.
Nuku has been released in the English-speaking
world by A.D. Vision, with subtitles. I also heard
there was a dubbed version which, very unusually,
employed British voice actors. Apparently either
Arisa or Kyoko (my source couldn't remember which)
had a Liverpool accent - gear! *^.^*
you know what Nuku Nuku is, explore the
shrine and find out who Nuku Nuku is!