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Totoro, the main character of the series

My Neighbor Totoro (Tonari no Totoro) is a fantasy anime series by Studio Ghibli.


  • My Neighbor Totoro (April 16, 1988)

Links to other series

Direction Series Date Description Type

5Arrow R Pompoko19940716 July 16, 1994Totoro makes a cameo appearance in Pompoko.1

5Arrow R Whisper of the Heart19950715 July 15, 1995A book seen in Whisper of the Heart has "Totoro" written on it, another scene has two Totoro dolls in the background.2

5Arrow R The Simpsons20010107 January 07, 2001A Catbus cutout can be seen in a convention booth in The Simpsons episode "HOMR". In the episode "Married to the Blob", a Catbus-styled Otto appears during Homer's hallucinations.2

5Arrow R Spirited Away20010720 July 20, 2001Soot gremlins/spirits from My Neighbor Totoro appear in Spirited Away. There are other minor references to My Neighbor Totoro in Spirited Away.1

5Arrow R Samurai Jack20030503 May 03, 2003In the Season 3 episode "Jack and the Creature" of Samurai Jack, the creature resembles Totoro.3

5Arrow R Drawn Together20051026 October 26, 2005A character resembling Totoro makes several cameo appearances in Drawn Together.3

5Arrow R South Park20071024 October 24, 2007In South Park's episode "Imaginationland Episode II" there's a character resembling Totoro, while the episode "Mysterion Rises" features a reference to My Neighbor Totoro.3

5Arrow R Toy Story20100612 June 12, 2010Totoro appears in the Toy Story Franchise.1

5Arrow R Taiko no Tatsujin20100701 July 01, 2010Taiko no Tatsujin DS: Dororon! Yokai Daikessen!! and later games in the series feature music tracks from My Neighbor Totoro.2

5Arrow R Animal Crossing2012118 November 8, 2012Animal Crossing: New Leaf features a shrine based on Totoro.2

5Arrow R My Hero Academia2017413 April 13, 2017Fatgum was being compared to Totoro in Chapter 134 of "My Hero Academia".2