Doraemon (partially found Asian English dubs of anime series; late 1990s-early 2000s)
Doraemon is a popular and long-running anime based on the manga of the same name by Fujiko F. Fujio. Its best-known adaptation originally ran from 1979 until 2005, while a reboot, that began airing a month after the first series' conclusion, is still airing to this day. A total of 37 feature-length Doraemon movies have been released and numerous short films.
At least three English dubs of Doraemon have been produced in Asia. One of them, the English Disney XD Asia dub of the movie Nobita's Great Adventure in the South Seas is available, the other dubs are lost.
Malaysian English Speedy Dub[edit | edit source]
Various Doraemon episodes and movies were dubbed in English in Malaysia by Speedy Video and released on VCDs. Three of the VCDs have been uploaded onto the internet, the other VCDs are considered lost. The VCDs have been out of print for 15 years.
The following character name changes took place;
- Nobita: Specky
- Shizuka: Joanne
- Giant: Bob
- Suneo: Tim/Timmy
Speedy Dub Gohan voices Nobita and Shizuka, Speedy Dub Oolong voices Gian, Speedy Dub Bulma voices Nobita's mother and Lilulu, Speedy dub Roshi would voice professor, and Speedy Dub Yajirobe would voice Doraemon and the Teacher.
Titanic (37:24) and Dragon Ball Z (44:12 DBZ BGM-M1009) background music is used in Nobita Tetsujinheiden part 2.
- Doraemon - Animals Space (2 discs)
- [FOUND] Doraemon - Born In Japan (2 discs, 100 min) -
Doraemon movie 10 - Doraemon: Nobita and the Birth of Japan
- [FOUND] Doraemon - Diving Around Town (1 disc)
1085 - Diving Around Town (町の中でダイビング)
713 - The Secret Watchdog (ヒミツゲンシュ犬)
1073 - The Magic Weight Adjuster (フンワリズッシリメーター)
757 - The Magic Cloud Freezer (雲かためガス)
1079 - Speedy Goggles (スピード増感ゴーグル)
- [FOUND] Doraemon - Dragon Knight (2 discs, 90 min) -
Doraemon movie 8 - Doraemon: Nobita and the Knights on Dinosaurs
- [FOUND] Doraemon - Little Star War (2 discs, 95 min) -
Doraemon movie 6 - Doraemon: Nobita's Little Star Wars
- Doraemon - Monotaro Nobita (1 disc)
- [FOUND] Doraemon - Nobita Tetsujinheiden (2 discs, 95 min) -
Doraemon movie 7 - Doraemon: Nobita and the Steel Troops
Download - MEGA
- [FOUND] Doraemon - Virtual Holographic, Fiber-Optical Peep-Slope (1 disc)
1090 - Virtual Holographic, Fiber-Optical Peep-Scope (密閉空間探査機)
718 - Transformation Drink (変身ドリンク)
1091 - The Returning Hand (お返しハンド)
720 - The Game of Specky's Life (のび太はいかが)
1101 - The Mystery of the Missing Badges (バッジをさがせ)
- Doraemon - The Mini Magic Loud Hailer (1 disc)
- [FOUND] Doraemon - The Magic Lost Articles Fiber Spray (1 disc)
1089 - The Magic Lost Articles Finder Spray (落し物カムバック・スプレー)
715 - Ghost Jujubes (うらめしドロップ)
711 - The Robot That Breaks Bad Habits (やめさせロボット)
1083 - The Timer Pistol (タイムピストル)
712 - The Fuse to Blow Away the Intolerables (いやなことヒューズ)
Watch on YouTube
Gallery[edit | edit source]
Singapore English Dub[edit | edit source]
The Singaporean company Voiceovers Unlimited (licensed by Odex Ltd.) released a dub of Doraemon for Channel i from 2002 to 2003. The dub also aired on Kids Central. This dub was directed by Chuck Powers and Christian Lee, and translated from Japanese by Caihui Lim. On March 4, 2021, Twitter user "Green-haired femboy" uploaded a promo of the series for Kids Central that their friend found, it was later re-uploaded on YouTube by YouTuber "Testmóch2005 // BlinxFan20".
- Doraemon and Suneo: Hossan Leong
- Nobita, Nobita's mom, and Shizuka: Denise Tan
- Gian: Gerald Chew
Despite voice actress Cindy Creekmore listing this dub on her resume, Christian Lee confirmed she was not in this dub.
Gallery[edit | edit source]
See Also[edit | edit source]
- A "Draw Dorami-chan" Song / A Week in Our Time Machine (Partially Found English version of "Doraemon" single; 1980)
- Doraemon "Adventures in Candy Land" (non-existent unaired English dub of anime episode; 2015)
- Doraemon '05 (partially found British dub of anime series; 2015)
- Doraemon '79 (partially found Phuuz English dub pilot of anime; early 2000s)
- Doraemon (partially found first-adaptation anime series; 1973)
- Doraemon: In A Thrilling Solar Car (partially found anime short film; 1992)
- Doraemon: Ken-chan's Adventure (lost anime short film/TV special; 1980-1981)
- Doraemon: Nobita no Doki Doki! Obake Land (lost build of unreleased Virtual Boy game; 1996)
- Doraemon: Robot War (partially found bootleg anime film; 1983)
- Stand by Me Doraemon (partially found Philippines English dub of anime movie; 2015)
- The Adventures of Albert and Sidney (partially found English dub of "Doraemon" anime series; late 1980s-early 1990s)
External Links[edit | edit source]
- A MEGA download link of all found episodes of the Speedy dub, and the Disney XD Asia dub of movie 19.