He is the main character, son of Hiroshi and Misae and Himawari's brother, a kindergarten-aged boy whose antics are the basis for the series. He is five and loves chocolate biscuits of the brand "Chocobi" and a TV superhero named "Action Mask", but he absolutely hates green peppers. He is a very good singer and pretty good baseball and football player. Sometimes he changes the actual words, making it very funny. He often exhibits deep affection for his friend Kazama.Some of his strange activities include dressing up (often as an animal). There have been several instances in which his antics actually solved the problems of those around him.While she spends as little as possible on the less-essential needs of her husband and son, she loves to splurge on Himawari and herself, though she is noted to have instances of great generosity.She always changes her hair styles as seen it is sometimes curly and sometimes long and shattered hair.A running joke is made of the pungent odor of his feet Shin-chan's sister and the youngest child of the Nohara family, born in 1996. While technically newborn, her character has matured and grown more intelligent during her stay in the series.She possesses a palpable lust for shiny objects (jewels and precious metals) and brand-name goods, being able to discern a real jewel from a simple piece of imitation (and throwing away the latter).She is prone to immediately partake in bargain sales when she sees them, thinking she is saving the family money.
He met Misae at the age of 29 and after making her pregnant with Shin, the two wed.While a beloved member of the family, he is the subject of neglect thanks to his owner's forgetfulness and short attention-span.He is a very intelligent dog, often presenting logic and intellect that surpasses his human owners.Most of her luxury purchases, however, often end up broken, misused or otherwise ruined by her children, sometimes even before she had a chance to try them.She is the source of boundless diet and savings plans, all of which fail within the first week or even first day.