Compile Heart shared a new promo for Death Beneath the Labyrinth, the dungeon-crawler that's coming to PS Vita in Japan on December 17. This trailer introduces the RPG's characters, debuts gameplay footage, and shows the customizable Guardian mechs that do the battling for the heroines. More after the jump.
Mikage Kasuga and Futago Minazuki's The Ambition of Oda Nobuna light novels were originally published by SB Creative Corp.'s GA Bunko label before moving to Kadokawa's Fujimi Shobo at volume 11. Now coming from the Fujimi Fantasia Bunko label, releases of volumes 1-10 along with the National Edition Gaiden Jakiganryuu Masamune and Azuchi Nikki 1 Honnouji Chakai Soudouroku were released September 19th. The promo for this new push has finally made it online.
Yasuhisa Hara's historical manga Kingdom is the subject of a lot of talk again as the series prepares to release its 40th volime on October 19th. The November issue of print media magazine Da Vinci is including a feature that presents Ryohei Suzuki costumed as characters from the series, and the remark that the series is expected to run 80 volumes.
This year's November issue of manga magazine Good! Afternoon, out in Japan October 7th, is launching the manga adaptation of Chiyomaru Shikura's "paranormal science" novel Occultic;Nine. Though not the proper fourth "science adventure," following Chaos;Head, Steins;Gate and Robotics;Notes, the story was designated the fourth in the Shikura line of works. More after the jump.
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Aquarion series, a giant-sized rhythm game is temporarily taking over the Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line Shinjuku Metro Promenade area of Shinjuku Station in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to perform the "forbidden union".
FUNimation is bringing 2014 anime Daimidaler—based on the manga by Asaki Nakama—to home video in a Blu-ray/DVD combo on December 15. Ahead of the release, the voice cast and crew has been revealed for the English dub. See who's playing who, followed by a preview after the jump.
What happens when Japanese fans on Nico Nico transpose the opening themes of Anpanman and One-Punch Man? Hit the jump to find out.
Lantis has posted a music video for five-member Japanese rock band Fo'xTails' 3rd major single "MONSTERS" on its official YouTube channel. It will be featured as the new ED song for the ongoing TV anime Battle Spirits: Burning Soul from the 27th episode to be aired in Japan today, October 7. Check the song after the jump.
The official website for 35-year-old anime voice actress/singer Maaya Sakamoto has announced that she will voice two characters in the Go! Princess PreCure anime series, Asuka Kitakaze in the next 36th episode of the TV anime and Refi's mother in the "PreCure to Refi no Wonder Night!" episode in the upcoming three-part film. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for the upcoming musical adaptation of Osamu "God of Manga" Tezuka's classic manga in the 1950/1960s, Ribbon no Kishi/Princess Knight, has posted its main visual featuring the four main cast: Erika Ikuta as Sapphire, Keisuke Kaminaga as Prince Franz, Tsunemori Aoki as Captain Blood, and Reika Sakurai as Hecate. Hit the jump for more information.
Following the short version posted in August, the official website for the upcoming musical adaptation of Aoharu's trivia comedy manga Aoharu Tetsudou today posted a three-minute full version PV featuring the theme song sung by the main cast. Check the clip after the jump!
Japanese female anison duo ClariS will celebrate their debut fifth anniversary and Sanrio's popular character brand Little Twin Stars' 40th anniversary by releasing a special collaboration single "Prism" in Japan on November 25. The brand is well-known for its twin characters, Kiki and Lala. Hit the jump for more details.
41-year-old anime voice actor Showtaro Morikubo, best known as Shikamaru Nara in Naruto and Yusuke Makishima in Yowamushi Pedal, releases his 10th solo single "PHANTOM PAIN" from Lantis today on October 7. A 100-second short version MV is now available on the record company's official YouTube channel. Check his latest song after the jump.
According to the latest Oricon report, "μ’s Go→Go! LoveLive! 2015 ~Dream Sensation!~ Blu-ray Memorial BOX," the four-disc set of the latest live Blu-ray featuring the concerts of the nine-member VA unit from the Love Live! franchise, sold 49,000 units in its first week, taking No.1 in the weekly overall Blu-ray sale chart. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for the anime adaptation project based on Haruko Kumota's rakugo-themed manga Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju today updated with a 30-second first PV for the upcoming TV anime series which is slated for January 2016. Check the latest information after the jump.