The official website for Bandai Namco Online's new rhythm game Idolish 7 has posted a full music video for its OP theme song "Monster Generation" composed by kz (livetune), well-known for Hatsune Miku's Google Chrome CM song "Tell Your World" and the TV anime Hamatota OP songs. Check the boys idol song after the jump.
Arina Tanemura of Full Moon O Sagashite fame has created a special convention report for the upcoming August 2015 issue of Viva ☆ Tales of Magazine, which is all about the Tales game series.
One of the major doujinshi events, Super Comic City, kicks off May 3rd at Tokyo Big Sight and shojo manga artist and frequent doujinshi artist Arina Tanemura (The Gentlemen's Alliance Cross, Kamikaze Kaitou Jeanne, Full Moon wo Sagashite) has created a new Cross Ange parody for the occasion. Unlike her earlier one, the new Cross Ange Drama - Man Version flips the cast's gender for some boys' love action. Get a look after the jump.
Viz Media's Shojo Beat label has announced the addition of two new manga titles set to debut this fall. Dengeki Daisy author Kyousuke Motomi's new QQ Sweeper launches in October, followed by the launch of Idol Dreams by the prolific Arina Tanemura in November. More after the jump.
After her recent Cross Ange, Shoujo manga artist Arina Tanemura (The Gentlemen's Alliance Cross, Kamikaze Kaitou Jeanne, Full Moon wo Sagashite) latched onto something a shade more overtly yuri this season, and even creator Kunihiko Ikuhara had to say "Wow. Happy! Gau! （ ・（ｪ）・ ）" about the resulting Yuri Kuma Arashi tribute art. Get a look after the jump.
Following the Comiket debut of her Cross Ange doujinshi, shoujo manga artist Arina Tanemura has posted the results of seven-and-a-half hours on an airplane, drawing the series' characters with her finger. Meanwhile, Shirow Miwa, known his work on the manga Dogs and with the band Supercell, got ready for the second part of Aldnoah.Zero with illustrations of the series leads.
Forget Christmas. The big otaku holiday is coming up the following week with Comiket 87. Shoujo manga artist Arina Tanemura (The Gentlemen's Alliance Cross, Kamikaze Kaitou Jeanne, Full Moon wo Sagashite) isn't talking up the event too much, but she's still celebrating doujinshi season with a tribute to Cross Ange of all things!
Shoujo manga artist Arina Tanemura (The Gentlemen's Alliance Cross, Kamikaze Kaitou Jeanne, Full Moon wo Sagashite) is back on Twitter with more tribute art. After drawing Angela Balzac, the heroine of Seiji Mizushima and Gen Urobuchi's Expelled from Paradise for the anime movie's premiere, she drew a belated tribute to November 11th birthday girl Azusa Nakano. Get a look after the jump.
October 1st is MeganeDay in Japan by virtue of the fact that 1001 looks like a pair of spectacles. Of course, it became an excuse for cosplay photos and fan art, with plenty of Kancolle warship girls being outfit with specs. While official accounts for Sega, Yuyushiki's anime and even One Direction joined the fun, prominent shoujo manga author Arina Tanemura took the opportunity to reveal her favorite megane character.
Arina Tanemura (The Gentlemen's Alliance Cross, Kamikaze Kaitou Jeanne, Full Moon wo Sagashite) will be returning to Comiket this summer. While she presented tributes to Attack on Titan and Uta no Prince-sama at last year's doujinshi event, this year she's selling a collection of the sketches she's been posting on Twitter. With the announcment, she offered a look at the Sailor Moon group shot announcement. Get a look after the jump.
More manga artists have had a bit of fun with Valentine's Days. Arina Tanemura drew kisses between leads from gereseries. Ruri Miyahara, author of Love Lab and the soon to be adapted Bokura wa Minna Kawaisou, put her characters in the snow to deliver their holiday messages. YuruYuri author namori kept things simple with a "Chokodayo" version of the mascot. Get alook after the jump.
Manga artist Arina Tanemura (The Gentlemen's Alliance Cross,Kamikaze Kaitou Jeanne, Full Moon wo Sagashite) has recently been Tweeting a lot of sketches inspired by her 2013 ongoing shoujo series Neko to Watashi no Kinyoubi. Today, she took a break to treat fans to a sketch of the "Moon-chan." Get a look after the jump.