(ended 2002)




Episode Guide


  • Season 1
    • Chibits Special: Sumomo and Kotoko Deliver
      A six-minute feature focusing on an adventure with Sumomo and Kotoko where they chase down Chi. This was shown at some anime conventions and can also be found on the Chat Room DVD.
    • Hibiya and Kotoko retell the final third of the series between Hideki and Chi.
    • 7/30/02
      Minoru and Yuzuki recap over what has happened so far regarding Chi and Hideki.
    • Shinbo and Sumomo chat (RECAP)
      Sumomo informs Shinbo of an excessive amount of data collected and asks what could be deleted. While offering different choices, Shinbo reminisces of the experiences of said deletable data. Shinbo then decides to keep everything and just buy Sumomo more memory.
    • Chi Decides
      Episode 25
      Chi’s tragic past is finally revealed, and Hideki realizes now more than ever just how extraordinary the little supercomputer really is.
    • 9/24/02
      After being confronted with Chi’s confession, Hideki answers yes, he’s in love. But Chi goes into an automated state. Dita and Zima go in to stop her. Then Ms. Hibiya goes in to shut Chi down. Has Chi gotten too dangerous? What can Hideki do to save Chi?
    • Chi Answers
      Episode 23
      Chi is home safe, but Hideki notes something new between them. Minoru continues his relentless search for more information on the mysterious Chobits. Despite Hideki’s violent contempt, Dragonfly eagerly - and apologetically - offers his help.
    • Chi Decides
      Episode 23
      Kojima and Minoru research more and find there are two Chobits. Hideki consults with Shinbo on his situation, and Shinbo suggests talking to Chi. Hideki is about to talk with Chi but gives her a hug and leaves the room. Ms. Hibiya shows up in the hall and reveals her pivotal role in the Chobits project.moreless
    • Chi Wants
      Episode 22
      Anxious to analyze her, Chi’s abductor, who goes by Dragonfly on the web, connects her to a room full of his custom models. As he trespasses on forbidden territory, Chi’s dark side gets physical to disable his attempts.
    • 9/10/02
      Hideki and Chi visit Tirol, and find a pensive Manager Ueda. Chi puts on an old uniform, and Hideki notices Yumi looking from outside, running away and crying. Hideki chases her down. Yumi tells Hideki the story of her relationship with Ueda, while Chi consoles with Ueda on his feelings in the situation.moreless
    • Chi Answers
      Episode 21
      Hideki visits Minoru’s house to find out more about Chi. Minoru and Kojima have been busy researching to the point of exhaustion. Yuzuki decides to help out by isolating herself and hacking the main system. A very risky move, considering that the security persocomms Zima and Dita are aware of her moves.moreless
    • Chi Hopes
      Chi Hopes
      Episode 20
      Hideki continues to look for Chi and gets Minoru and Shinbo to help out. Minoru gets an email attachment showing the whereabouts of Chi's abductor, who turns out to be another guy whose code name is Dragonfly.
    • Chi Waits
      Episode 19
      Chi's manager Ueda tells Hideki the story of how he married a persocom. And somehow this is bothering Yumi who's been listening in.
    • Chi Disappears
      Episode 18
      At work, Hideki is challenged by something Yumi said about persocoms taking the place of relationships with real people.

      The next day, Hideki has to study late and tells Chi to walk to work by herself. As Chi walks to work, something happens, and when Hideki gets home later, Chi is nowhere to be found!moreless
    • Chi Helps
      Episode 17
      Hideki and Chi help Ms. Hibiya clean her apartment complex, from dusting the stairs and tatame mats to washing windows. While helping to move some equipment upstairs, Hideki finds a room full of cables. When some equipment is turned on, Sumomo gets electrocuted from some exposed wires. Oh no, what will Hideki do now? Ms. Hibiya offers to help, but hmm could she be more than a mere landlady?moreless
    • Chi Provides
      Episode 16
      Hideki's in trouble grade-wise, so Ms. Shimizu advises he prepare for a practice exam. Hideki gets ready for studying, but loses his wallet. Chi tries to help him out by cooking for him.
    • Chi Entertains
      Episode 15
      A tipsy Ms. Shimizu shows up at Hideki’s apartment for a personal pop quiz. At school the next day, Shinbo doesn’t act like himself either.
    • 7/16/02
      Hideki discovered that Shinbo and Ms. Shimizu on the street hugging each other. The next day, Shinbo and Ms. Shimizu aren't at class. And then Sumomo is left in Hideki's care! Could something be up with those two? And isn't Ms. Shimizu married?
    • Chi Entertains
      Episode 14
      On a hot summer night, Ms. Shimizu pays a surprise visit to Hideki and Chi, and wants to STAY OVER(!!) Is Hideki going to have his first night of passion, or is there some other reason?
    • 7/2/02
      Hideki and the entire gang are invited to hang out at Minoru's beach home for the weekend to study and to have a lot of fun. This is Chi's first time at the beach. But with Hideki not knowing how to swim, and with Chi going in the water, what's a guy to do?moreless
    • Chi Confirms
      Episode 12
      Paranoia takes hold of Hideki when he hears a murder story and is convinced the apartment below his is haunted. Ms. Hibiya, Shinbo, and Minoru join forces to investigate the building and dispel Hideki’s fears before he loses too much sleep.
    • Chi Plays
      Episode 12
      Yumi's dad loans Hideki his DVD player, and tells him of a DVD sale coming up. Hoping to get some mature videos, Hideki embarrassingly meets Minoru and Yuzuki instead, who offer him a fantasy multiplayer Internet game (Brave Quest Online) that persocoms can play too. Hideki thinks this would be fun to play with Chi. But Hideki knows nothing about hooking up to the Internet! Fortunately Shinbo helps him out. Now everyone's logged on, except for Chi; she's missing (in the game)! Oh no, what's Hideki going to do now? Blindly run through the game looking for her of course!moreless
    • 5/10/11
      Sumomo’s hard drive is almost full, so Shinbo reviews all the memories his portable Persecom has collected of their fun and adventures with Hideki and Chi!
    • Chi Meets
      Episode 10
      Hideki goes on his very first date, and it's with Yumi! In the meantime Chi reads more of the picture book series, and meets up, in a vision, with her former self.
    • Chi Buys
      Episode 9
      While Chi goes shopping for a gift for Hideki, Shimbo and Hideki go out to the bathhouse. Hideki learns that persocoms need to be bathed too but Hideki can't afford the bathing software. So Hideki just needs to teach Chi how to bathe. Riiight no problem.
    • Chi Bewildered
      Episode 8
      After Chi's reboot button is pushed, she escapes the 'peep show' room and is jumping around the city disabling all persocoms. She finally exhausts herself and Hideki catches her before she falls off a railing. Chi gets a job at a bakery having a five year anniversary thanks to Hideki. The manager offers Chi a permanent job which she accepts only if Hideki allows it. She trys to give Hideki her payment but he refuses telling her that since she worked and earned it, it belongs to her and for her to buy her favorite things (whatever they may be).moreless
    • Chi Works
      Episode 7
      With Hideki broke, Chi decides that she wants to find a job to get money to give to Hideki. Hideki has little objection, but stipulates that Chi must find a "good job" to work at. Unfortunately for Chi, someone with a very bad job for Chi, finds her while she's out and tells her the job he has on offer is a "very good job."moreless
    • Chi Weakens
      Episode 6
      Chi isn't feeling like herself, and basically collapses in Hideki's apartment. He gets an adapter from Shinbo, but unfortunately can't recharge Chi due to the fact that he never paid his electric bill.

      He struggles to find a building to recharge Chi, but falls when climbing a wall to a building that was open til 2am. Luckily for him, Ms. Hibiya saw them from a cab window, and allowed Hideki to charge Chi from her place. Shinbo arrives, and informs Hideki and Ms. Hibiya of how many watts are being used to recharge Chi. Hideki exclaims that he will pay her back for both the electricity used and his rent even if it kills him.moreless
    • Chi Finds
      Episode 5
      Hideki's first academic hurdle comes in the form of an impending mock test. This spurs some serious studying, hindered only by the lack of a Japanese-English dictionary.

      With the help of a visit to the bookstore Hideki gets rather sidetracked and decides to teach Chi to read, using a picture book she was seemingly drawn to.

      With a visit (and some help) from Shinbo Hideki gets back to the books, leaving Chi to finish reading her book by herself.

      When Hideki finds Chi later she is emitting light and floating in the air!

      A check from Shinbo finds nothing wrong with Chi, leaving Hideki with more study and less time, but at least Chi is around to motivate him.moreless
    • 4/23/02
      Hideki's a decent guy overall and realises it's a bit perverted to have his girl persocom running around the place with no underwear. Unfortunately, inexperienced as Hideki is, buying female undergarments holds a great source of embarrassment for him. Hearing about the dilemma Shinbo offers Sumomo's services as navigator and generally being a source of common sense for Chi, in order for her to go and buy her own underwear. This sounds like a great idea at the time, but causes a seemingly infinite amount of worry during the day at prep school for Hideki.moreless
    • Chi Remembers
      Episode 3
      Things start to look a little better for Hideki as he tries to teach Chi some words and expressions. Although he’s in need of a job, Hideki gets to start cram school today, and it turns out he’s got a very attractive teacher, Ms. Shimizu. After making the rounds for job hunting, Hideki manages to land a job from a wet accident, meeting another cute girl, Yumi Ohmura, in the process.moreless
    • Chi Goes Out
      Episode 2
      Hideki wakes up to discover he really now owns a Persocom! Shinbo comes over and realizes what Hideki was hiding the other night. He tries to help Hideki by seeing if Chi has any DATA or PCN numbers. After a failed attempt to use his mini-persocom Sumomo, Shinbo sends Hideki and Chi to Minoru Kokubunji, a computer whiz kid. Minoru too is unsuccessful, but his persocom assistant Yuzuki determines that Chi’s data is just well hidden. Minoru talks about a legendary persocom series called "Chobits." As they go home Minoru gives Hideki some advice about Chi.moreless
    • Chi Awakens
      Episode 1
      Hideki has moved to the city from the country to enroll in a Prep School in order to pass the college entrance exam.
      In the city, Hideki is amazed by the mobile computer units called Persocons that almost everyone has. If only they weren't so expensive!
      Walking one night, he comes across a cute persocom just lying in the trash, and decides he should do his part for the environment and recycle her as his own.moreless