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Kuno Becomes a Marianne! (マリアンヌになった九能 Mariannu ni Natta Kunō?) is the 68th episode of Ranma ½ Nettohen.

Relation to the Previous Episode

This is the first appearance of Azuza since P-Chan Explodes! The Icy Fountain of Love!, the conclusion of the Martial-Arts Figure Skating Tournament. Due to this, Akane notes P-chan is remaining in hiding out of his fear of Azuza.

Plot Overview

Azusa Shiratori takes home a tanuki statue Kuno is trapped in and adopts him, believing he is the tanuki and renaming him Marianne. When Azusa suspects Akane is trying to take Kuno away, another martial arts ice-skating battle ensues: Azusa versus Ranma and Akane.

Cast in Order of Appearance

Character Name Japanese Voice English Voice
Azusa Shiratori Naoko Matsui Cathy Weseluck
Ranma Saotome (female) Megumi Hayashibara Venus Terzo
Akane Tendo Noriko Nagai Myriam Sirois
Sasuke Sarugakure Shigeru Chiba Robert O. Smith
Tatewaki Kuno Kōji Tsujitani Ted Cole
Ranma Saotome (male) Kappei Yamaguchi Richard Cox
Kodachi Kuno Saeko Shimazu Teryl Rothery
Mr. Turtle N/A N/A



  • At first, Azusa calls the panda hat she steals from the biker "Silvie" and the emergency light she steals from the ambulance "George". But after the ambulance leaves and she's nuzzling them both, the names switch.


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