How many episodes are in that series?!

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That series has how many episodes?! Most series average 12-25 episodes, but you have some that expand much farther than that. Here is a list of series that will require a few months to possibly years to complete.

 

Episode lengths can vary from the shortest episodes out there from Hetalia (5 mins) up to some lenghty episodes from Tenchi Muyo (45 mins). But most average around 23-25 minutes.

 

Shortest episode length series
– Hetalia (5 minutes an episode, Axis Powers 52 eps, World Series 48 eps, Beautiful World 20 eps, World Twinkle 15 eps)
– Tonari no Seki-kun: The Master of Killing Time (7 minutes an episode, 21 episodes)

 

Longest episode length series
– Hellsing Ultimate (episode X at 68 minutes. Average episodes are 40-50 mins long)
– Tenchi Muyo (has a few episodes over 40 minutes long)

 

<50 Episode Series
This list is for series that are more than 36 episodes and less than 50
– Full Metal Alchemist (48 eps)
– Full Metal Panic! (24 eps) + Full Metal Panic? Fumoffu (12 eps) + Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid (13 eps + OVA)

 

50+ Episode Series
– FullMetal Alchemist Brotherhood (64+ eps)
– Food Wars (37 eps + 4 OVA’s + season 3 October 2017)

 

100+ Episode Series
– Hetalia (Axis Powers 52 eps + World Series 48 eps + Beautiful World 20 eps + World Twinkle 15 eps)
– InuYasha (167 eps)
– Fist of the North Star (152 eps)
– Dragon Ball (150+ eps)
– Dragon Ball Kai (150+ eps)
– Ranma 1/2 (160+ eps)
– Zatchbell (150 eps)
– Cooking Papa (151 eps)

 

200+ Episode Series
– Fairy Tail (275+, ongoing)
– Naruto (220 eps)
– Sailor Moon (200 eps)
– Folktales from Japan (220+, ongoing) / Furusato Saisei: Nihon no Mukashibanashi
– Bleach (300+ eps)
– Gintama (300+ eps)
– Hamtaro (290+ eps)
– Dragon Ball Z (290+ eps)

 

500+ Episode Series
– Naruto (220 eps) + Naruto Shippudden (500 eps)
– One Piece (over 1000 eps, ongoing)
– Pokemon (over 600 eps, ongoing)
– Yugioh (over 500+ eps between all the different series) [Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters (224 eps), Yu-gi-oh! Capsule Monsters (12 eps), Yu-gi-oh! GX (180 esp),  Yu-gi-oh! 5D’s (154 eps), Yu-gi-oh! Zexal (73 + eps), Yu-Gi-oh! Arc-V, zeroth]
– Detective Conan / Case Closed (over 800 eps)
– Crayon Shin-chan / Shin Chan (over 800 eps)
– Pretty Cure / PreCure series [Futari wa Pretty Cure / Pretty Cure, Futari wa Pretty Cure Max Heart, Futari wa Pretty Cure Splash Star,  Yes! PreCure 5,  Yes! PreCure 5 GoGo!,  Fresh Pretty Cure! ,  HeartCatch PreCure!, Suite PreCure, Smile PreCure! / Glitter Force, DokiDoki! PreCure / Glitter Force Doki Doki, HappinessCharge PreCure!, Go! Princess PreCure, Maho Girls PreCure!,  Kirakira PreCure a la Mode]
– Chibi Maruko-Chan / Little Miss Maruko (over 1000 eps)
– Sore Ike! Anpanman (over 1300 eps)
– Ojarumaru / Prince Mackaroo (over 1500 eps)
– Nintama Rantarou (over 1900 eps)
– Sazae-san / Mrs. Sazae (over 7000+ eps)
– Doraemon (over 600 eps)
– Oyako Club (over 1800 eps)
– Kirin no Monoshiri Yakata (over 1500 eps)
– Kirin Ashita no Calendar (over 1400 eps)
– Manga Nippon Mukashi Banashi (over 1400 eps)
– Hoka Hoka Kazoku (over 1400 eps)



 

 

References:

  • https://honeysanime.com/top-10-longest-running-anime-series/
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_anime_series_by_episode_count
  • https://anime.stackexchange.com/questions/11248/whats-the-correct-order-in-which-to-watch-the-yu-gi-oh-seasons-episodes