Japanese: TO BE HERO
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 5, 2016 to Dec 21, 2016
Premiered: Fall 2016
Broadcast: Wednesdays at 18:45 (JST)
Producers: Emon, Studio LAN
Studios: Haoliners Animation League
Duration: 11 min per ep
Rating: PG-13 – Teens 13 or older
Type: Eng Sub
Characters & Voice Actors
ED1: “Watashi no Papa ga Chikyuu o Mamoru (私のパパが地球を守る ~我爹守护地球~)” by Kazuyo Lin
02: Second Day as a Superhero “Brutal, Brutal, Brutal Death”
03: Third Day as a Superhero”A Leader Really Must”
04: Fourth Day as a Superhero “Eight Different Types of Screams”
05: Fifth Day as a Superhero: “Quit Patching It Up With Tape”
06: Sixth Day as a Superhero: A Somewhat Heart-Racing Development
07: Seventh Day as a Superhero: “Inhabitant of the Other World”
08: Eighth Day as a Superhero: “I Want Multiple Girlfriends at Once!”
09: Ninth Day as a Superhero “If You’ll Do It, I’ll Take off My Underwear Right Away”
10: Tenth Day as a Superhero “This Episode Is Low on Laughs and Salt Content”
11: Eleventh Day as a Hero: I am a loser. Please let me die.
12: Stay With Me, Daddy!
Bizarre, hilarious, and short… To Be Hero is not a time-waster.
Started as an uneven crass comedy but built itself up into something with deeper levels of humor and a surprisingly strong emotional core.
Blitzkrieg pacing and action, near perfect comedic timing and effective sentimentality make this outsourced gem a one of a kind. S A K U G A
Funny, fast, and unexpectedly heartfelt. Probably my favorite short anime.
One Punc Man but the mc gets his powers from a toilet and turns into a bald fat man. Fastpaced, funny and weird.
Gives me a surprising case of the feels