Dr. Slump Arale-chan (Dr.スランプ アラレちゃん) is the original anime adaption to the manga Dr. Slump and ran from 1981 to 1986 and spanned 243 episodes.
Main article: List of Dr. Slump Arale-Chan Episodes
Main article: Slump Box
The original 1980s series ("Dr. Slump Arale-chan") will be released on Region 2 DVD in Japan in two parts. The "N'cha collection" was released in March 2007. The "Hoyoyo Collection" was released in September 2007.
It is unknown if the anime will be dubbed in the English language, even though it was licensed by Harmony Gold, but only had a segment of a single episode dubbed before the company lost the rights shortly after.
Characters & Cast
Names are in the Western order, with the family name after the given name.
- Director: Minoru Okazaki, Akinori Nagaoka, Daisuke Nishio, Mitsuo Hashimoto, Yoshihiro Ueda
- Producers: Tokizō Tsuchiya (eps 1-243), Keizo Shichijo, Seiichi Hiruta
- Script: Masaki Tsuji, Michiru Shimada, Shunichi Yukimuro, Yasushi Hirano, Tomoko Konparu, Takao Koyama, Toshiki Inoue
- Animation Supervisor: Toyoo Ashida
- Animation Director & Character Designs: Sachio Ebisawa, Minoru Maeda, Katsuyoshi Nakatsuru
- Key Animation: Masayuki Uchiyama, Hiromi Matsushita, Mamito Tayama (1983), Yasuhiro Nakura
- Music: Shunsuke Kikuchi
|Dr. Slump franchise|
|Manga||Dr. Slump • Dr. Slump Returns, But Only For a Little While • Dr. Mashirito and Abale-chan|
|Anime||Dr. Slump and Arale-chan • Dr. Slump remake|
|Related Manga||Mysterious Rain Jack • Wonder Island • Today's Highlight Island • Tomato, Girl Detective • Pola & Roid • Pink • Dragon Ball • Hetappi Manga Kenkyūjo • Rocky • Oishii Shima no Ū-sama|
|Other||Slump Box • Harmony Gold Dub • Fansubs|