TV (26 eps)
2.501 of 5 from 172 votes
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When the young Kotaro (errr...Rotaro) washes up on Papuwa island with a case of amnesia, he has no idea that his life is about to take a turn for the bizarre. With housemates such as the man-maid Liquid, an asexual snail and a transsexual fish with legs, Rotaro will have his hands full! But beneath the tranquility of the island lies a dangerous secret that could destroy the island, and the answer lies only with Rotaro. With enemies from his past afoot, his friends trying to eat him and a giant poisonous mushroom trying to get him high, what’s a young boy to do?!


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cassiesheepgirl's avatar by cassiesheepgirl on Mar 27, 2010
Score: 6.9/10

Picture the scene: you’re relaxing on a tropical beach, listening to the waves lap at the shore and the parrots squawking in the jungle. Then, as you sit up and look around, you see a giant red fish with hairy legs and fishnet stockings running towards you; some dangerous looking fungi is attempting to make you as high as a kite; and the parrot you thought you heard is actually some pink... read more

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