Sea Princesses (known as Princesas do Mar in Brazil) is a series of children's books created by the Brazilian writer and cartoonist Fábio Yabu. Their first book was released in 2004 by publisher Panda Books; due to the success three other books were made.
In 2007 it was adapted into a cartoon produced by the Spanish studio Neptuno Films & the Australian distributor Southern Star Entertainment. It was broadcast in 50 countries including Brazil and Latin America on Discovery Kids, Australia on the Seven Network and ABC Me, France on Piwi+, Germany on KiKa, Spain on Disney Channel and Disney Junior, Portugal on RTP2 ZigZag and in Italy on Rai 2, Rai Gulp and Rai YoYo.
The stories are set in the world of Salacia, a hidden kingdom under the sea, full of princes and princesses from kingdoms named after sea creatures. Fearing an inevitable conflict with the people of Terra Firma (Drylanders), the kings and queens of the sea forbid their daughters and sons to have any contact with the surface people who are completely unaware of the existence of Salacia. Three princesses, the show's protagonists, live, go to school and play together as friends: Polvina, the Octopus Kingdom princess; Tubarina, the Shark Kingdom princess & Ester, the Starfish Kingdom princess living unraveling the mysteries of Salacia.
Localized title Edit
- English — Sea Princesses
- Arabic — أميرات البحر
- Czech — Mořské princezny
- French — Princesses des Mers
- German — Die Meeresprinzessinnen
- Hungarian — A tenger hercegnői
- Italian — Le Principesse del mare
- Portuguese (Brazil and Portugal) — Princesas do Mar
- Romanian — Prinţesele mării
- Serbian — Morske princeze
- Slovene — Morske princese
- Spanish (Latin America) — Princesas del Mar
- Spanish (Spain) — El reino de acuática