Doraemon has been on television for almost 41 years, if we don’t count its original 1973 – 26 episode run.
The show has been entertaining children since 1979 and has been a household name for kids worldwide. Although it is a children’s show, it pulls in viewers of all age groups because of its nostalgic nature.
The Doraemon franchise has been extremely successful and inspired many mangas, video games, and movies. It has released 39 films over the years, and its 39th film Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s Chronicle of the Moon Exploration earned a cumulative of US$44.75 million around the globe.
The 40th film of the franchise titled “Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s New Dinosaur” was initially slated for a March 6 theatrical release. The film received a postponement notice in February, citing COVID related concerns.
The official website for Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s New Dinosaur announced a new release date of August 7, 2020, and a new trailer for the film on March 19.
The official website and Twitter account for Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s New Dinosaur revealed a new poster and promotional video for the film releasing in theatres on Friday, August 7, 2020.
It’s been a long time! “Movie Doraemon: Nobita’s New Dinosaur” is finally opening on Friday, August 7! !! [Twitter campaign in progress! ]! A lottery will be held for the people who retweet this post. Winner will receive Doraemon Plush Toys} #New dinosaur https://dora-world.com/contents/1482.English Translation, Twitter Translate
The latest poster for the film featured Nobita and his friend dressed like archaeologists and flying with Doraemon using the iconic bamboo copter.
The latest poster of “Movie Doraemon: Nobita’s New Dinosaur” releasing on Friday, August 7 has arrived! !! Until we set off on a thrilling new adventure with Doraemon and the rest, we have a little more time! !! I’m in the theater! !! https://dora-world.com/contents/1481}English Translation, Twitter Translate
The official website for the 40th film announced today that the sale of advance tickets would be resumed from July 17. The producers assured fans that the tickets sold before the COVID delay are still valid and that this is just a resumption of sale.
Twelve chapters of the Doraemon comic based on the dinosaurs appearing in the 40th film had also been released for public viewing as promotional material.
[All 12 chapters released for free! ] “Movie Doraemon: Nobita’s New Dinosaur” For everyone who can’t wait for the release on August 7 (Fri), 12 chapters centered on film in which dinosaurs appear from the ladybug comic “Doraemon” !! !! It is open to the public until Thursday, July 16, 23:59! !! https://dora-world.com/tencomi_dinosaur}English Translation, Twitter Translate
Fans can find information about the theatres that will release the film in Japan on the official website.
Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s New Dinosaur will be directed by Kazuaki Imai, who had previously directed Doraemon The Movie- Nobita’s Treasure Island. Genki Kawamura will be overseeing the screenplay, and Kota Morie will be the film’s CG animation supervisor.
The director has assured fans that this film will be different from the previous film though it shares a similar name, Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s Dinosaur.
Originally Written By Epic Dope