A-TOYS are no strangers to scarily large female figures. They've done several editions of 1/2scale swimsuit Super Sonico. They did the infamous 1/2 scale Queen's Blade Cattleya. The tradition continues at this weekend's Wonder Festival figure/garage kit event with the unveiling of their prototype of a 90cm figure of Attack on Titan's female titan. Get a look after the jump.
Four-member Japanese rock band ONE OK ROCK has posted a full promotional video for "Mighty Long Fall," the theme song for the upcoming live-action film Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Taika-hen (Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno), the first episode of the two-part Kyoto arc. Check the PV after the jump.
It is officially announced today that Mari Fujimura's love story manga Kyo wa Kaisha Yasumimasu. (I take a day off from my company) gets a live-action TV drama adaptation this October. 29-year-old popular actress Haruka Ayase will play the protagonist character Hanae Aoishi. Hit the jump for more information.
Studio Ghibli's latest anime film When Marnie Was There directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi opened in Japan with 461 screens on July 19 and earned a very disappointing 379,000,000 yen (about US$3,734,000) in its first weekend. It was only 42% of his first feature film in 2010, The Secret World of Arrietty. Hit the jump for more details.