Adventures of Pinocchio

Adventures of Pinocchio is an anime series
The content below is entirely editable.

We could use some help on this page. Hit the edit button to get started.


Mokku of the Oak Tree, also known as Mokku Woody the Oak Tree (樫の木モック, Kashi no Ki Mokku), or Saban's Adventures of Pinocchio in the United States, is a 52 episode anime series by Tatsunoko Productions first aired on Fuji Television in 1972. The story is based on the novel The Adventures of Pinocchio by Italian author Carlo Collodi.

Unlike the more cheerful lighter tones of the Disney Version and Nippon Animation's version Piccolino no Bōken, this series has a distinctly sadistic darker theme and portrays the main character, Pinocchio (Mokku), as suffering from constant physical and psychological abuse and freak accidents.


Finding driftwood that has been struck by lightning, toy-maker Gepetto constructs a puppet that comes alive but wants to be a real boy. Based on the 1881 children's story by Carlo Collodi, it was also animated as Piccolino. Yoshitaka Amano's first work in character design. Shown on HBO in the U.S.

Series Credits
We don't have anyone added to this series. Go to episodes to add someone.

Original US Poster Art

General Information Edit
Name Adventures of Pinocchio
Romaji: Kashi no Ki Mokku
Publisher Tatsunoko Production Co., Ltd
Start Year 1972
Add a new genre
Add a new theme
Aliases Mokku
Franchise Edit
We don't have any info about Adventures of Pinocchio's related franchises. Help us fill it in!
Similar Edit
We don't have any info about Adventures of Pinocchio's related seriess. Help us fill it in!
Recurring Appearances
We don't have any info about Adventures of Pinocchio's characters. Help us fill it in!
Top Editors
Mandatory Network

Submissions can take several hours to be approved.

Save ChangesCancel