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Arale is Akane!?
Dr. Slump Arale-chan episode
Episode №: 16b
Airdate: July 29th, 1981
Ending: Arale-chan Ondo (version 1)
Japanese Title: アラレはあかね!?
Rōmaji: Arare wa Akane!?
Manga Counterpart: Arale is Akane!?
Previous: Living for Tomorrow!
Next: Fear the Monster's Night
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Arale is Akane!? (アラレはあかね!? Arare wa Akane!?) is the second segment of the 16th episode of Dr. Slump Arale-chan.


Arale Norimaki and Akane Kimidori decide to change their appearance to look like each other and spend the rest of their day pretending to be like each other.



Character Name Voice Actor/Actress
Arale Norimaki Mami Koyama
Akane Kimidori Kazuko Sugiyama
Senbei Norimaki Kenji Utsumi
Gatchan Seiko Nakano
Mountain (Debut) None
Tuna (Debut) TBA
Big Boss (Debut) TBA
Big Boss Follower (Debut) TBA
School Announcers TBA
The Sun Toshio Furukawa
Taro Soramame Toshio Furukawa
Peasuke Soramame Naomi Jinbo



Dr. Slump Volume 1: The Birth of Arale
Manga The Birth of Arale! · Here Comes Arale! · Something's Missing! · Dr. Monster · Which Will It Be? · Bearly Friends! · Arale is Akane!? · The Big-Small Gun! · 1980: Living For Tomorrow! · The Time Slipper · The Mysterious Egg · Is It a Girl? Is It a Boy!?
Dr. Slump Arale-chan Arale-chan's BirthHey! FriendsArale-chan Goes to SchoolIt is! ...not thereGreat Adventure with the Time SlipperWhat's with the Egg?!Huh?! Is it a Boy? Is it a Girl?My Friend, Mr. Bear!!New Invention! The Big-Small Ray GunLiving for Tomorrow!Arale is Akane!?The Mysterious Dr. Monster?!
1997 Anime Arale is Born!!Let's Go to SchoolTime Slipper!The Strange BabyArale's Missing Thing...Dekachibi Ray Gun!Bear in the Cage