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.
Joining the Disney combiner and the Mazinger style Hello Kitty, Doraemon, his sister Dorami, Chinpui, mouse-alien Chinpui, tanuki Pokonyan, and other beloved children's manga characters from Fujiko Fujio are set to become a combining Chogokin mecha figure from Bandai. Get a look after the jump.
Earlier this month it was announced that the anime adaptation of Fujiko Fujio's beloved Doraemon manga will be coming to the US on the Disney XD channel this summer. Following up on that, Shogakukan-Shueisha Productions Co., Ltd. (ShoPro) announced an agreement with their subsidiary, Viz Media, for merchandise rights for the Americas.