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He "rules" the neighborhood with force, often to the for expense of other children, especially Nobitawho often resorts to gian Doraemon for gadgets to get even on him. He appears to be just as depending on Nobita as Nobita is to Doraemon as he constantly tells him what to do despite Nobita's protest. In addition, he has a tendency and desire to steal things from other children, usually Suneowho offers himself to be Gian's sidekick on most occasions.
Despite his flaws and big bully appearance, Gian is actually a good person inside and always helps his friends and is loyal to them when they are in trouble.
The official US Doraemon website states that deep inside, Gian is just a simple guy with a big heart. Gian in the anime. Gian in pornographic massage videos later episodes of the anime.