Japanese vogue retailer Uniqlo is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the cute anime and manga character Doraemon with a brand new batch of T-shirts for youths and adults. The Doraemon assortment, a part of Uniqlo’s UT line of graphic tees, will probably be accessible for buy in shops and on-line beginning on July 13.
Doraemon is a robotic cat from the 22nd century who travels again in time to assist a little bit boy named Nobita Nobi enhance his future circumstances and people of his descendants. Like a cross between Meowth and Inspector Gadget, Doraemon has a pouch from which he produces futuristic devices that he makes use of to assist Nobita. Promotional photographs from the Uniqlo assortment are staged round a pink door, a reference to Doraemon’s Anywhere Door that may teleport Nobita and Doraemon wherever they need to go.
Originally a manga created by Hiroshi Fujimoto and Motoo Abiko (underneath the pen identify Fujiko Fujio) Doraemon has gone on to be tailored into a number of anime sequence, movies, and video video games. The Tokyo Metropolitan Art Space even staged a Doraemon musical in 2008 referred to as Doraemon the Musical: Nobita and the Animal Planet.
Uniqlo’s assortment of T-shirts options photographs of Doraemon himself, in addition to of a few of his devices. Several of the shirts are associated to Stand By Me Doraemon 2, a sequel to the 2014 movie Stand By Me Doraemon. Stand By Me Doraemon 2 was initially slated to be launched on August 7, however was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Instead, the movie Doraemon: Nobita’s New Dinosaur, which was due out in March, will probably be launched on that date.
Adult shirts in Uniqlo’s UT line price $14.90, whereas children types price $9.90. You can take a look at the upcoming Doraemon types within the gallery beneath.