|Robot Showdown! Emergency Dr. Mashirito Appears|
|Dr. Slump Remake episode|
|Episode №:||14.5a Special|
|Airdate:||April 4, 1998|
|Manga Counterpart:||Dr. Mashirito's Ambition: Part 1|
|Original Anime Counterpart:||Dr. Mashirito's Ambition|
|Next:||A Kiin Win! Penguin Grand Prix|
Robot Showdown! Emergency Dr. Mashirito Appears is the first special episode of Dr. Slump .
Since it was released between episodes 14 and 15, this special is often considered "episode 14.5a".