Eiga Crayon Shin-chan DVD Collection, a DVD magazine with the Crayon Shin-chan movies, will debut in Japan on February 17, 2015. 21 issues are planned for the publication, and they will ship every other Tuesday. Each issue will have one movie on DVD, and the issue itself will profile the characters and story in that movie.
The magazine include almost every film in the franchise from 1993’s Crayon Shin-chan: Action Kamen vs Haigure Mao to 2013’s Eiga Crayon Shin-chan: Bakauma—! B-Kyu Gourmet Survival!!. Another movie, Eiga Crayon Shin-chan: Gachinko! Gyakushu no Robo To-chan, just opened in Japan in April 2014.
The first issue will feature Crayon Shin-chan: Arashi o Yobu Mōretsu! Otona Teikoku no Gyakushu, a film that was selected for the Japan Media Arts Festival’s Nihon no Media Geijutsu 100 Sen list in the animation category. This issue will cost 799 yen (about US$6.80), while subsequent issues will cost 1,499 yen (about US$12.75).