Oricon Style reports the top 5 titles for Japan's box office in the summer season of 2014 (late July to the end of August). As expected, Stand by Me Doraemon, the first 3DCG film based on the popular manga series created by Fujiko F. Fujio, tops the ranking with impressive 7-7.5 billion yen. Check the list after the jump.
In the upcoming one-hour TV anime special of TV Asahi's Doraemon airing Friday, September 5 (19:00-19:54/JST), popular anime voice actress/singer Yukari Tamura will make a guest-voice appearance as a mysterious princess named Lapis. Hit the jump for more details.
It is officially confirmed today on August 28 that Stand by Me Doraemon, the first 3DCG film based on the popular manga series Doraemon created by Fujiko F. Fujio, has earned an amazing 5,043,058,900 yen (about US$48.6 million) with 3,817,074 ticket sales as of August 27. Hit the jump for more details.
It is officially announced today on August 19 that Stand by Me Doraemon, the first 3DCG film based on the popular manga series created by Fujiko F. Fujio, will be also distributed in 21 countries/regions in the world. The film was released in Japan on August 8, and has made a great box office success. Hit the jump for more details.
Localization studio Bang Zoom! has introduced the cast for the English dub of classic children's anime Doraemon. Power Ranger turned Trigun voice actor Johnny Yong Bosch voices underachiever Noby (Nobi), while Mona Marshall (Kyle's mom on South Park) is the titular slightly defective robot cat from the future, sent back in time to help him. More after the jump.
Last month, it was announced that digital cable and satellite television channel Disney XD will start airing an anime adaptation of Fujiko Fujio's nationally popular manga Doraemon in the US this summer. Now, a teaser site has launched with an English promo. Get a look after the jump.