For the last four months, the true fans of Doraemon had been waiting to hear from the makers. In August, Doraemon Nobita’s Little Star Wars was withdrawn from its original release slate. This was in light of the pandemic emergency. So, fans were left hanging for four months. However, the makers are back with some exciting details. So, what are the new updates on the release of the movie? Is there another delay? Here is all you need to know about it.
Nobita’s Little Star Wars is the 41st movie in the Doraemon franchise. It is the reboot of the original 1984 movie of the same name. Earlier, the film was slated to release on March 5, 2021. However, it has been delayed for more than a year. Keep reading further to find out about the release details.
Doraemon Nobita’s Little Star Wars: Plot Details & New Trailer!
Until the trailer, the plot of the new Doraemon movie was not clear. However, the latest clip gives away the synopsis of Doraemon Nobita’s Little Star Wars. As Nobita and Doraemon continue to deal with their usual errand, they come across a strangely tiny spaceship in their room. Enters Papi, the tiny alien who is on Earth to take refuge on Earth. Nobita and Doraemon learn that Papi and Rokoroko are hiding from the president of planet Pirika.
The dictator has already captured his homeland, Gilmore. Now, he has assigned the PCIA, Gilmore’s intelligence agency, to locate the last surviving rebels of the planet. This commences a battle between the humans and Planet Pirika. The newest trailer of the movie is getting all the praises from the fans. Also, it was confirmed that the reboot would trace the same arc as the 1985 original.
Cast & Crew Updates!
As of the last update, the new staff details of the new movie have not been revealed by the makers. The team members of Doraemon Nobita’s Little Star Wars include Shin Yamaguchi as the director. Dai Sato is working as the writer of the movie. Moreover, under the production of Toho animation, Shirogumi Studio is working on the animation of this film. In the latest update, the makers announced the cast list of the new movie. However, this list was also limited to a few names. So, the list includes Junichi Suwabe as Duracorul.
Additionally, Romi Park is playing the role of Papi, the little alien that befriends Nobita and his team. Lastly, Yuuki Kaji will be playing Rokoroko, which is Papi’s pet dog. It is expected that the rest of the classic characters will be played by the existing voice actors.
Doraemon Nobita’s Little Star Wars: Release Date
In August 2021, the new Doraemon movie was delayed in light of the pandemic. Earlier, the film was slated to release in March 2021. However, the emergency caused it to delay for a year. Now, the makers have finally announced the release date. So, Doraemon Nobita’s Little Star Wars is scheduled to open on March 4, 2022. The makers have not revealed the western release yet. We will be sure to update this section as soon as the date is announced. So, keep an eye on this corner for more updates.