Hidenori Arai (新井 秀徳) is a Japanese animator responsible who has made sound effects for various anime series.
Hidenori Arai was responsible for sound effects in several Dr. Slump movies (Dr. Slump and Arale-chan: Hello! Wonder Island, Dr. Slump: "Hoyoyo!" Space Adventure, Dr. Slump and Arale-chan: Hoyoyo, Great Round-the-World Race, Dr. Slump and Arale-chan: Hoyoyo! The Treasure of Nanaba Castle).
He is also the man responsible for the Dragon Ball series' iconic soundeffects; he has worked on all the franchise's anime series (Dragon Ball, Dragon Ball Z, Dragon Ball GT, Dragon Ball Kai) and several movies (Dragon Ball: Curse of the Blood Rubies, Dragon Ball: Sleeping Princess in Devil's Castle, Dragon Ball: Mystical Adventure, Dragon Ball: The Path to Power, Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku, Dragon Ball Z: Dead Zone, Dragon Ball Z: The World's Strongest, Dragon Ball Z: The Tree of Might, Dragon Ball Z: Broly - The Legendary Super Saiyan, Dragon Ball Z: Broly - Second Coming, Dragon Ball Z: Plan to Eradicate the Saiyans, Dragon Ball Z: Bio-Broly, Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn, Dragon Ball Z: Wrath of the Dragon, Dragon Ball: Yo! Son Goku and His Friends Return!!).
Hidenori Arai also worked on ATASHIn'CHI, Ceres, Celestial Legend, Chō Kuseninarisou, Eternal Family, Gun Frontier, Lost Universe, Miracle Girls, One Piece, Princess Resurrection, and Space Family Carlvinson.