|Directed by||Kazumi Fukushima|
|Original run||January 25, 1982 - February 28, 1983|
Asari-chan is a manga by Mayumi Muroyama that lasted from 1978 to 2014, with an anime adaptation aired from January 1982 to Febuary 1983. The title character is an absent-minded fourth-grader who has a bad relationship with her family.
Asari has gained weight and her mother and older sister's attempts to get her to diet fail. The two of them later get fat alongside Asari. The three of them eventually lose the extra weight, but retain their cravings.