Bomberman Jetters is an anime of the adventures of young White Bomber (Shirobon in Japanese) with the intergalactic police force known as the Jetters fighting against the Hige-Hige Bandits (or Hige-Hige dan). It is also a coming-of-age story of White Bomber, him having to deal with several challenging decisions and lessons that eventually mature himself.
While comical in most episodes, the show does have several serious and emotional moments.
When Mighty, the legendary Bomberman went missing on a mission six months ago, the Hige-Hige Bandits are now a step ahead, stealing all the unique items in the universe. White Bomber, younger brother of Mighty, then joined the Jetters in search of his brother. Now, White Bomber and the Jetters face the Hige-Hige Bandits and thwart their plans in their attempt to steal the items.
- See the full list of characters from Bomberman Jetters here.
- See the full list of episodes from Bomberman Jetters here.
Various vehicles are used to help the Jetters in their missions, usually dealing with the terrain of the planet to allow the Jetters to traverse the planet.
- Bombermen in the anime have oval-shaped heads instead of a rectangular-shaped.
- Some characters from the games, such as Pretty Bomber make a cameo in the anime.
- In Canada, the anime was aired on CBC Television during 2002-2003, but was returning in late 2015 to fit the screen's ratio to 16:9 high definition format, as part of CBC4Kids block.