Japanese record company Pony Canyon has posted a short version promotional video for "Utsukushiki Zankoku na Sekai" (Beautiful Cruel World), the ED theme song for a 2013 Spring TV anime Attack on Titan on its official YouTube anime channel. The song is also the first solo single by popular voice actress Yoko Hikasa. She is best known for her voice of Mio Akiyama for the K-ON! anime series.
The single, the first work of her solo project for three months in a row, is scheduled to be released in Japan on May 8th, followed by the second solo single "Owaranai Uta" (theme song for Summer 2013 anime movie HAL) on June 5th and "Hikasa Yoko Collaboration Album" on July 17th.
Attack on Titan begins broadcasting on Crunchyroll Sunday afternoon starting today on April 14th. It will be available to Crunchyroll viewers in the following territories: United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and Ireland.
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