Attack on Springfield (Japanese: 進撃のスプリングフィールド Hepburn: Shingeki no Supuringufīrudo, lit. "Attacking/Charging Springfield") is an episode of The Simpsons anime, made by Crystal The Mew. Also the non-canon episode. The episode's title is a parody of the Attack on Titan manga and anime series. The episode's Japanese title is also a parody of the Japanese Attack on Titan title. Technically speaking, it was the first episode of The Simpsons to be made in the Japanese anime form.




  • Nakumi: [Sees Bart and Homer Simpson] Looks like two people are on the road there!
  • Takumi: I'll tell Burns-sans to stop them.

  • Mr. Burns: So Mr. Takumi told me there's two people on the road in Springfield. Near my mansion.
  • Smithers: Did you get a closer look, sir?
  • Mr. Burns: [Holding binoculars] I did. [Sees Homer Simpson chasing Bart] Who is that man over there, chasing the boy?
  • Smithers: Homer Simpson, sir. One of the absolute Dum-Dum suckers of Sector 7-G. He's chasing his son Bart.
  • Mr. Burns: Simpson, eh?


  • Takumi highly resembles Eren Yeager from Attack on Titan. His sister Nakumi also resembles Mikasa Ackerman from the anime.
  • There is a Bomberman doll in Lisa's room. Although cameos as a doll, this marks the actual appearance of White Bomberman (from the Bomberman series) in The Simpsons.
  • Smithers became a giant blob in this episode.
  • When Smithers says "That's Homer Simpson, sir", he does the "twister mouth" animation like Bart's.
  • It is revealed that Mr. Burns is a childhood international friend of Takumi and Nakumi.
  • Smithers appear in the classic (90's) design rather than a modern design.
  • This is the first Simpsons anime.
  • Smithers' grey hair is a bit bluish in color in this episode.
  • The Eurobeat song "Girls on Film" by The Groove Twins is featured in this episode.
  • The ending credits of this episode features only Smithers.
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