Fuji TV today launched the official page for the upcoming live-action TV drama adaptation of A-1 Pictures' popular anime series Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day, with the first photo of the six main cast including the heroine Menma played by 14-year-old Minami Hamabe. characters. Hit the jump for more details.
Japanese confectionery company Meiji today posted a 30-second CM for the collaboration campaign featuring the two anime titles produced by the same staff, Anohana and the upcoming feature film The Anthem of the Heart. Ai Kayano, the VA of the former's heroine, Menma, sings its theme song. Check the clip after the jump.
From the creative team that brought you Anohana (director Tatsuyuki Nagai, writer Mari Okada and character designer Masayoshi Tanaka) comes an all new ode to youth theatrical anime The Anthem of the Heart-Beautiful Word (aka Kokoro ga Sakebitagatterunda or KokoSake), opening September 19th. Meiji Dairies' chocolate bars has teamed up with the project to give away 1,000 prepaid 500yen QUO cards featuring Kokosake's Jun and Anohana's Menma.
Today's Noitamina programming block broadcast with Your Lie in April and Psycho-Pass 2, featured the debut of the ad for Kokoro ga Sakebitagatterunda or My Heart Wants to Shout, the 2015 coming-of-age anime movie from AnoHana director Tatsuyuki Nagai, writer Mari Okada and character designer Masayoshi Tanaka. Get a look after the jump.
Ahead of a commercial airing on the Noitamina programming block tomorrow, a visual has been unveiled for the 2015 coming-of-age anime movie from AnoHana director Tatsuyuki Nagai, writer Mari Okada and character designer Masayoshi Tanaka. Get a look after the jump
This year's third Anohana Summer Festival in Chichibu was being billed as the final annual summer celebration of the anime in its home town. In addition to a cast talk show and performance of "Secret Base - Kimi ga Kureta Mono," fans who attended the event were treated to the announcement that AnoHana director Tatsuyuki Nagai, writer Mari Okada and character designer Masayoshi Tanaka reuniting on a 2015 coming-of-age anime movie.
It was also announced at last night's live broadcast presentation for Noitamina's upcoming titles that the main staff of the Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day series, including the director Tatsuyuki Nagai, are now working on a new original anime feature film slated for 2015. Hit the jump for more details.