Crayon Shin-chan lives on

29 09 2009

JG Crayon Shin-chanTV Asahi announced Monday, Sept. 28 that the Crayon Shin-chan anime series will continue on, despite the death of its creator Yoshito Usui.

On the air since 1992, the series will continue with the help of Mr. Usui’s family. The series is one of the most popular, as well as controversial, as many Japanese parents refused to let their kids watch out of fear they might imitate Shin-chan’s antics.

Mr. Usui died tragically in a mountain-climbing accident on Sept. 11.




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