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Stitch! (スティッチ!, Sutitchi!?) is the title of a new anime project from Walt Disney Animation Studios. It is an adapted version of the US animated feature film Lilo & Stitch and the subsequent spin-off series, and started in Japan in October 2008.
DevelopmentThe show features a Japanese girl named Yuna in place of Lilo, and will be set on a fictional island off the shore of Okinawa instead of Hawaii. It is animated and co-produced by the Japanese animation house Madhouse LTD. 
At the 2008 Tokyo International Anime Fair, the pilot for the serieswas showcased for attendees at the Madhouse booth. Information was alsoshown around Disney's booth, showing the cast of characters who willappear in the anime. From the information available, many of the pastcharacters, such as Jumba Jookiba and Pleakley, will be appearing, as will three villains; Dr. Jacques von Hamsterviel, Experiment 627, and Leroy. In addition, the two experiments that came before him, Reuben and Angel, are in the anime.
Stitch! started on TV Tokyo and following affiliates at 7:00pm onOctober 8, 2008 and will have an hour premiere of the first twoepisodes. Every Wednesday after, it will regulate itself itself to the7:26PM timeslot, replacing Bleach. It is also scheduled to air on the Disney Channel, but no given time or date has been announced.
Yuna, initially given the name Hanako, is the new girl who replaces Lilo in this new adaptation.Yūna is a young girl who lives on a fictional island off the shoreof Okinawa called Izayoi. Living on Izayoi, she learned and studieskarate, living a rather normal life, but having to deal with minorproblems living with her grandmother, Obaa. However, one day she meetsa strange creature that has come from the depths of space, Stitch.Stitch (スティッチ, sutitchi?): Stitch, an alien from outer space, one day ends up falling to an island located on Earth, called Izayoi.Source(s): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stitch!