After walking her grandmother to the train station, young Mimiko is left home alone. However when she returns home, a giant panda cub is resting on the porch. Mimiko befriends the panda and later the panda's father, and they begin to live together as an adopted family. However living indoors isn't easy for giant pandas, and to make matters worse, several townspeople want to "save" Mimiko from her adopted panda family!
Story Little orphan Mimiko is left alone when her grandma has to leave, but instead of being sad, is cheerful and quite capable of taking care of herself. A baby panda and his panda papa wander into Mimiko's yard and she ends up adopting them as family. It's a cute little tale of constructing your own extraordinary found family and keeping it. Kind of wish-fulfillment for the... read more
This is such a cute little story like My Neighbor Totoro. It’s pretty much about a young girl who ends up getting a father in a Panda and his little child. The whole thing feels a bit odd though, and Papa Panda feels rather awkward to the point that I feel like crying out ‘RAPE!’ since he feels a lot like pedo bear. The little panda is alright though, since he is way too cute and doesn’t... read more
Panda! Go Panda! Rainy Day Circus