The Crayon Shin-chan franchise has revealed details for its 24th film at an event held on October 31, 2015. The Eiga Crayon Shin-chan Bakusui! Yumemi World Dai Totsugeki (Crayon Shin-chan the Movie Fast Asleep! The Large Attack on the Dreaming World) film will open in Japan on April 16, 2016.
Wataru Takahashi is returning to direct the new film, and comedian Hitori Gekidan is writing the film’s script along with Takahashi. The announcement lists that voice actors Akiko Yajima (Shin-chan), Miki Narahashi (Misae Nohara), Keiji Fujiwara (Hiroshi Nohara), and Satomi Koorogi (Himawari) are returning to voice characters in the film, but it does not list their respective roles.
The film will take place in the world of dreams.