Bodacious Space Pirates

Introduction

The story centers around a spirited high school girl named Marika. She keeps herself busy with the space yacht club and her part-time job at a high-class retro café. One day, two strangers suddenly appear and claim to be subordinates of her dead father. They demand that she assume command of the space pirate ship Bentenmaru. A privateer ship's compact was made during a war of independence a century ago, and according to that compact, the ship must be inherited by the captain's next direct descendant. Marika finds herself embarking on a new life as a space pirate.

Title: Mouretsu Pirates

English: Bodacious Space Pirates

Synonyms: Mouretsu Uchuu Kaizoku, Miniskirt Pirates, Moretsu Uchuu Kaizoku

Japanese: モーレツ宇宙海賊

Type: Tv

Total: 26

Status: Completed

Aired: Jan 8, 2012 to Jul 1, 2012

Premiered: Winter 2012

Genres: Sci-Fi, Space

Duration: 24 min. per ep.

Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older