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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Cast

Series cast summary:
Banjô Ginga ...
 Fog (26 episodes, 1981-1984)
Ichirô Nagai ...
 Dix (26 episodes, 1981-1984)
Ken'ichi Ogata ...
 Bully (26 episodes, 1981-1984)
Gregory Snegoff ...
 Inspector Dix / ... (26 episodes, 1981-1984)
Kei Tomiyama ...
 Rigadon (26 episodes, 1981-1984)
Tom Wyner ...
 Armstrong / ... (26 episodes, 1981-1984)
Theodore Lehmann ...
 Narrator (22 episodes, 1981-1983)
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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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4 January 1984 (Spain)  »

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Around the World with Willy Fog  »

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(26 episodes) (season 1)

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Trivia

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

Quotes

[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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Crazy Credits

The closing credits feature the main cast interacting with timekeeping devices. See more »

Connections

Version of Around the World in 80 Days (1919) See more »

Soundtracks

Sky Way
(Japanese Opening song)
Music by Izumi Kobayashi
Arrangements by Shunsuke Kikuchi
Lyrics by Akira Ito
Performed by Keiko Han
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Another childhood favourite...
7 October 2003 | by (Captain Nemo's Submarine) – See all my reviews

"Around the World with Willy Fogg" is basically just Verne's "Around the World in 80 Days" anime-style with one or two characters added and Fog's named changed to something easier on the tongue.

This is one of my favourite childhood tv-series'.

Everybody (oh well, next to everybody) know the story, and if you find this series watch it. It's dated but despite the artistic licence with the story is true to Jules Verne's spirit of adventure. The English version even has a great song. You'd have to be very stuck-up not to like it.

Oh yes, everybody's animals too. So this is a nice little anthropomorphic spin on the tale.


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