Captain Kuppa: Desert Pirate (砂漠の海賊! キャプテンクッパ Sabaku no Kaizoku! Kyaputen Kuppa, "The Desert Pirate! Captain Kuppa") is a 26-episode anime series that aired from 2001 to 2002.Produced by Bee Train,[1] it was licensed in English by Enoki Films.[2] The anime aired on NHK satellite 2 on August 13, 2001.[1] In 2002 Enoki Films announced on its website that it had licensed the series.[3]
Kuppa (クッパ) - The main character, Kuppa is an 11-year-old boy.
Yukke (ユッケ) - A 14-year-old girl, Yukke is Kuppa's sister
Samgetan (サムゲタン Samugetan) - The object of Yukke's affections
Bibmba (ビビンバ Bibinba) - He heads a crime organization called Pulcogi.
Dram (ドラム Doramu) - Kuppa's assistant robot.
Jet (ジェット Jetto) - Yukke's assistant robot.
"New Anime coming to Japan." Anime News Network. August 12, 2001. Retrieved on March 26, 2014.
"CAPTAIN KUPPA Desert Pirate." Enoki Films. Retrieved on March 26, 2014.
"Enoki Films updates Licenses." Anime News Network. August 14, 2002. Retrieved on March 26, 2014.Sometime in the future, the world was completely dried up and became all desert. They had little rivers and lakes left, which villians and dangerous animals lived. Water has become the most valueable thing on the world. Whoever can control water will rule over the world.