Shiver me timbers! Voice actress Aoi Yūki has joined the cast of Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s Treasure Island as a robotic parrot named Quiz. In addition to her role in the film, Yūki will also play the character in a six episode “mini-corner” series entitled “Treasure Island Quiz Corner” alongside quiz writer Yōhei... Read more
Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s Treasure Island is the 38th Doraemon movie, and it’s set to make its debut in Japan in March 2018. It won’t arrive alone, though, because a Nintendo 3DS game has been announced for the same time frame.    According to the latest issue of Weekly... Read more
  Fujiko F. Fujio’s long-running classic Doraemon has been finding its way into various works of art for the last several years. Most recently, the earless future cat and friends have wandered into “Evening Snow at Kanbara,” from the series “Fifty-Three Stations of the Tokaido” by ukiyo-e master Hiroshige.  ... Read more
Long-time seiyuu Mitsuishi Kotono has gotten some much needed attention as this ranking has sorted out her roles that voters believe were her most best-suited, with her most outstanding achievement apparently being the lead role of a legendary magical girl anime. The ranking: 1. Tsukino Usagi (Sailor Moon) 2.... Read more
Shows where watchers can barely remember the protagonist have been appropriately ranked, with one particular mecha series easily earning the title of being the most indecisive in terms of its main character. The ranking: 1. Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny 2. Tensai Bakabon 3. Doraemon 4. Durarara!! 5. Urusei... Read more
"Not Bad, Just Misunderstood": Fans Rank Villains They Think Are Actually Good People
Even in the world of fiction, not everything is completely clean cut. Sometimes a villain is only a villain because they’re opposing the protagonist. Sometimes they’re the victim of circumstance or unfair treatment. And sometimes they’re just too plain goofy to hate.   Japanese ranking site Goo asked fans... Read more
"Doraemon" Gets HIs Own Pair of Furry Shoes
Doraemon is responsible for some of the cutest merchandise around, which obviously makes sense because he’s one of the cutest characters! The robot cat sent back from the future to aid little Nobita has been given his own shoes from Reebok, and they’redefinitely eye-catching.   The shoes are meant... Read more
Doraemon VR Experience “Doko Demo Door!”
The ever expanding world of virtual reality has now made the childhood fantasies of otaku come to life as Doraemon‘s “doko demo” door has been astoundingly replicated, an experience that any ravenous fan of Doraemon would likely love to see for themselves. PVs of the 10-minute virtual reality experience,... Read more
My Navi 2018 CM “Has Doraemon!”
Job information site My Navi 2018 has enlisted the help of the adored Doraemon for their newest CM, ushering the latest generation of corporate slaves into bondage with a cute and lovable childhood friend. The 30-second CM: A 15-second version: Two job fairs were advertised in the CM, both... Read more
Doraemon Promotes New Movie Set in Antarctica by Literally Going to Antarctica
So when we said earlier that Doraemon, Nobita, and all their friends would be going to Antarctica, we meant in their new movie: Great Adventure in the Antarctic Kachi Kochi. But as it turns out, the two leads have literally gone to the southernmost continent!     The two mascot... Read more