Around the World with Willy Fog (1981– )
"La vuelta al mundo de Willy Fog" (original title)

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A furry version of Jules Verne's classic adventure story of the challenge to circumnavigate around the globe in 80 days.

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Banjô Ginga ...
 Fog (26 episodes, 1981-1982)
Ichirô Nagai ...
 Dix (26 episodes, 1981-1982)
Ken'ichi Ogata ...
 Bully (26 episodes, 1981-1982)
Gregory Snegoff ...
 Inspector Dix / ... (26 episodes, 1981-1982)
Kei Tomiyama ...
 Rigadon (26 episodes, 1981-1982)
Tom Wyner ...
 Armstrong / ... (26 episodes, 1981-1982)
Theodore Lehmann ...
 Narrator (22 episodes, 1981-1982)
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A furry version of Jules Verne's classic adventure story of the challenge to circumnavigate around the globe in 80 days.

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This show was a collaboration between the Japanese anime studio Nippon Animation and the Spanish studio BRB Internacion. See more »

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[English theme song]
Fog: Fogg, I'm the one who made the bet, and I know we'll be exactly right on time! Fogg is my name and I could play with my life in many ways, that's what they say!
Rigodon: Here I am! I'm Rigadon!
Tico: I'm Tico, the mascot!
Romy: It's my turn, the gentle touch / I'm Romy, they love me so much!
Fog: Hey, now the story must go on, 'cause a lot of time has gone, we must be ready to go away!
Chorus: Eighty days around the world / We'll find the pot of gold / just sitting where the rainbow's ending! / Time, we'll ...
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The opening sequence features its main cast dancing and travelling: Fogg in London on the road, Rigadon and Tico on a train in the Wild West, and Romy on a sailing ship. They are then joined by Transfer, Fix, Ralph and Speedy as they walk around the world. See more »

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Followed by Willy Fog 2 (1993) See more »

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La vuelta al mundo de Willy Fog
Written by Guido De Angelis, Maurizio De Angelis, C. Natale y Luis Gómez Escolar
Performed by Mocedades
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One of my favorite cartoons
25 August 2006 | by (France) – See all my reviews

This cartoon is one of my favorite one. I saw it when a child at the Spanish TV in the eighties. Of course, it is adapted from Jules Verne's novel with animals. Phileas Fog is a lion, his wife a nice female cat and so on. But the adaptation introduces new characters and in particular a gangster who will follow Willy Fog (Phileas Fog) to make him fail in his mission. We also find a new character as a little mouse, who is Rigodon's friend (Rigodon is Passe-Partout in the novel). This makes the cartoon even more interesting than the original novel. Indeed, when I read the book I was highly disappointed! Jules Verne should have seen the cartoon before writing his book. Moreover, the cartoon also introduces very nice songs during all the series. I heard these songs and the emotion is still the same.


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