This is the fifth episode of Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi.

Showdown! / In The Cards / Team Teen

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December 10, 2004

Episode RecapEdit

Showdown!: Kaz drives the bus into the side of a jail, releasing the Burlap Boys. Ami and Yumi think that they're just ordinary citizens and decide to hit the saloon. Ami and Yumi play at the saloon which the Burlap Boys use to their advantage. While Ami and Yumi are playing, they steal all the money in the cash register. Ami and Yumi soon find out that they released the Burlap Boys. So, they decide to capture them. They capture the Burlap Boys & save the town.

In The Cards: Ami and Yumi are playing at a Stu-Pi-Doh card tournament. Ami sees King Chad & falls in love with him. Then, Yumi falls in love with him. They then play Stu-Pi-Doh to decide who gets Chad. Ami wins but she finds out that Chad doesn't want a girlfriend and he beats Ami at Stu-Pi-Doh. They then make up for fighting. But, they see another guy walk by them. They fall in love with him and play Stu-Pi-Doh to see who gets him.

Team Teen: Ami and Yumi meet Team Teen, a lame superhero team. Ami and Yumi join Team Teen & soon regret it. Team Teen follows rules. Just when they're about to quit, Ami and Yumi are needed to save Team Teen from Mega Bully. They save Team Teen, but are fired for hurting Mega Bully's feelings, of which they are glad.


  • In "Team Teen," Ami and Yumi seemed surprised and confused when they were told to take off their footwear. But, being Japanese, this should be standard practice.
  • In "In The Cards," Ami plays a card that is supposed to be called "Cheese Grater Of Despair", but the card says "Giant Cheese Grater."
  • In "Showdown!," Yumi's bandana appeared, disappeared, and then reappeared.


  • The segments were originally aired in this order: "In The Cards/Team Teen/Showdown!" but was later changed around so that the music video would be after the second part of the episode
  • First time we see Ami and Yumi wearing cowgirl outfits.
  • First appearances of King Chad and the Burlap Boys.
  • This episode can be found on the Volume 2 DVD "Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi: Rock Forever!", as well as the Season 1 DVD Japan import.
  • We learn that Ami is a sucker for Super Hunks, and Yumi is a sucker for Bad Boys.
  • Kaz is absent for the second and third time in "In The Cards" and "Team Teen."
  • Music Video: It shows Ami and Yumi racing on their motorized scooters and performing stunts that people in real life should never attempt unless they are a professional at it. This can be viewed at the offical site of Renegade Animation.
    • Music Video song: Urei
  • Pizza Face and Prom Queen don't have any speaking roles in this episode.