The BEST episodes of Doraemon (1979)
Every episode of Doraemon (1979) ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Doraemon (1979)!
Doraemon is sent back in time by Nobita Nobi's great-great grandson Sewashi to improve Nobita's circumstances so that his descendants may enjoy a better future. In the original time-line, Nobita experienced nothing but misery and misfortune manifested in the form of poor marks and grades, physical disasters, and bullying throughout his life. This culminates in the burning down of a future business he set up which leaves his family line beset with financial problems. In order to alter history and better the Nobi family's fortunes, Sewashi sent him a robot called Doraemon.
#1 - Mancutting Machine
Season 1 - Episode 84 - Aired 7/7/1979
#2 - Something is Gonna Occur by 7 o'clock
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/4/1980
Nobita got a zero on his paper and is afraid of telling his mom the truth. So Doraemon gets out the Guiding Machine gadget which produces a fortune telling him to wait till 7:00 pm to tell mom.
#3 - Human Weather Forecaster
Season 23 - Episode 20 - Aired 6/29/2001
#5 - Multiplying Bank
Season 6 - Episode 11 - Aired 3/16/1984
#7 - Nobita's 0-Point Escape Plan
Season 7 - Episode 50 - Aired 12/13/1985
Not wanting to get a 0 on his test again, Nobita uses the Time Machine to travel to the future and cheat so that he can get an A. However he is stopped by his future counterpart. Nobita decides to travel back to the present and study for real in order to pass his test. His plan succeeds and he gets a passing grade much to the joy of Tamako and Doraemon.Watch Now:Amazon
#8 - Let's Set Up the Customer's Face
Season 1 - Episode 73 - Aired 6/25/1979
#9 - Advertising in Mirrors
Season 1 - Episode 88 - Aired 7/12/1979
Doraemon and Nobita use a broadcast mirror to advertise a small sweet shop. At first, the advertisement fails to attract customers. But later, a huge crowd gets attracted to the sweet shop.
#10 - We're Gonna Steal Mom's Diamond
Season 1 - Episode 90 - Aired 7/14/1979
Nobita leaves a photo album on the floor. The book brought nostalgia to Nobita's mother and she recalled a story about a precious diamond ring that was passed down in their family, but was stolen by two boys. Nobita and Doraemon go back in time to stop the robbers. The diamond ring turned out to be plastic and was meant for Nobita's mom to be a lesson.
#12 - Taking an Arrow to School
Season 1 - Episode 86 - Aired 7/10/1979
With a Moving Arrow and Bow, Doraemon helps Nobita place targets at various locations so going around would be a breeze. Gian and Suneo steal an arrow from Doraemon and Nobita, but a dog moves the destination target to a canal causing them to fall into it.Watch Now:Amazon
#13 - Find the Culprit with the Time Machine
Season 1 - Episode 54 - Aired 6/2/1979
Nobita is wrongly blamed for breaking a school window. A time machine helps him find out what really happened.
#14 - The Day When I Was Born
Season 1 - Episode 81 - Aired 7/4/1979
The episode begins with Nobita getting yelled at by his mom and dad. Their expectations and reality causes Nobita to believe that he was picked up or adopted. Nobita and Doraemon go back to the past to the day that Nobita was born. Nobita realizes the dreams and aspirations that his parents hold for him and it causes him to study.Watch Now:Amazon
#16 - The King of Sharpshooting Contest
Season 1 - Episode 55 - Aired 6/4/1979
Doraemon gives Nobita an ointment which when rubbed on the fingers, fires a jet of air powerful enough to knock someone over. Remade as "Air Pistol" in 2001.
#18 - The Cursing Camera
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 4/13/1979
Nobita accidentally makes voodoo dolls of Doraemon and his parents using the camera and they fall into the hands of two rough girls.
#19 - Memorization Bread for Testing
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 4/4/1979
The episode starts with Nobita running into Doraemon and asking him for a tool to help him study for his examinations that takes place tomorrow. Doraemon gives him some Memory Bread which Nobita eats and understands the work. Later, he relaxed and ate desserts until he became full, but Doraemon forces him to eats extra memory bread. The episode ends with Nobita vomiting and re-eating memory bread from the start the very next day. Later remade as "Copying Toast" in 1992.
#23 - Submission Ring
Season 1 - Episode 51 - Aired 5/30/1979
Nobita is too lazy to do his homework without pressure so Doraemon gives him a headband which is painful if anyone says "close", which Doraemon uses to make Nobita do what he should do.
#25 - Swimming Powder
Season 1 - Episode 93 - Aired 7/18/1979
Nobita cannot swim so Doraemon uses a powder on him which makes him able to swim through the ground or anything else solid as though it were water, so he can learn to swim.