Kurikinton Soramame is the father of Taro and Peasuke, and the barber of Penguin Village. He is also good friends with Senbei Norimaki.


Arale on the Loose

He first appears in Arale on the Loose: Part 1. In Barbershop Panic: Part 1 he is in the barbershop when Joe Dunn holds it up.

Monsters' Night

He appears on the cover of Affairs of the Heart! but doesn't appear in the actual chapter.

Other Media

Dragon Ball series

Dragon Ball Manga Kurikinton

Kurikinton in the Dragon Ball manga

In the Dragon Ball timeline, he was born in Age 707. In the Dragon Ball manga, Kurikinton Soramame is shown outside of his barbershop making a peace sign. He is shown to be very good with a gun.

He makes a minor cameo in Dragon Ball Super episode 69 watching a TV while giving a haircut to a customer.

Dr. Slump remake


Kurikinton in the remake

In the 1997 remake of Dr. Slump, his hair is changed to be spiky. When the Red Ribbon Army is in town General Blue fell into Kurikinton's shop into one of the seats and General Blue unwillingly has his hair cut into a mohawk.

Video game appearance

Voice actors

  • Japanese voice: Kouji Totani (1980's series)
  • Japanese voice: Nobuaki Kanemitsu (1997 series)
  • Roberto Mendiola (Latin Dub - Both series)


  • Kurikinton Soramame has a design similar to that of the main character in Akira Toriyama's second manga, Mysterious Rain Jack (1978).
  • Kurikinton is shown in the Dragon Ball manga, but not the Dragon Ball anime.
  • Kurikinton looks like Clint Eastwood's character Harry Callahan in the movie Dirty Harry.



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