Anime series are those television programs which are produced by using animation. Animated TV Series’ are a hit among children and even young adults and due to this very reason, there are many different anime series running on TV these days.
These are produced in different languages to appeal to audiences around the world and some of them have been running for many years. Infact the trend of animated TV serials is so dominant that there are separate TV channels which run only animated programs. Here’s a list of the 10 longest anime series in the world:
Sazae San is one of the most popular as well as longest running anime series in the world. It was started in 1969 and has had a total of about 7000 episodes till date. Doraemon is another animated series which kids totally love and had a run from 1979 to 2005, with a total of 1787 episodes.
Nintama Rantaro is an ongoing series which has completed more than 1773 episodes. Hoka Hoka Kazoko ran from 1976 to 1982 with 1428 episodes and is also among the list of the 10 longest anime series.
Other longest running animated series include Prince Mackaroo, Anpanman, Crayon Shin-Chan, Chibi Maruko-Chan, Shima Shima Tora no Shimajiro and Case closed.