More Octopus! TV Show for Japanese Kids includes wacky slapstick skits about the oppression of the workers, dictatorship, torture, the dangers of digging up unexploded bombs, and voodoo!
It's sort of a Japanese Krazy Kat too: both the octopus and the peanut are in love with the walrus. You know.
WFMU has more and the videos at this link