Tokyo-based official character cake shop PICTCAKEchara has started accepting orders for four types of birthday cakes featuring Hatsune Miku illustrations newly drawn by popular artist Nardack, well known for his main visual art for the Snow Miku 2015 event. Hit the jump for more details.
July 7th is a big day for anime birthdays, with dozens of characters celebrating theirs on the lucky day, including major ones like Monogatari's stationary wielding fan-favorite Hitagi Senjōgahara (who rebounded nicely after getting little love in 2014), Hunter x Hunter's Killua, Kuroko's Basketball's Shintarō Midorima and Yuusuke Makishima from Yowapeda. Celebrate after the jump.
On today February 27, popular anime voice actress/singer Yukari Tamura turns 17 years and 264 months old! Illustrator Aoi Nishimata, who is well known for her works for the Shuffle! game series, has posted a celebration illustration for Yukari Hime (Princess Yukari). Check it after the jump.
Happy birthday Haruka! Interestingly, this is the first official birthday since the sexy swimming anime Free! started, as his birthday last year was before the actual broadcast premiere of the anime. To celebrate, the anime's official site has posted special voice messages for a limited time, so let's see what the fans are doing to make this day special for Haruka after the jump!
Today May 28 is the birthday of Hotaru Ichijo, one of the four main girls of Atto's comedy manga series Non Non Biyori and its anime adaptation. To celebrate her birthday, the anime official site is now featuring Hotaru's smiling anime GIF in flight attendant uniform on the main page. Check it after the jump.
On today March 31, popular anime voice actress/singer Maaya Sakamoto celebrates her 34th birthday! As an anime voice actress, she will play Moko in Captain Earth, the April 2014 robot anime produced by Bones. Hit the jump for more about her and latest PVs.
On today March 27, popular anime voice actress Aoi Yuuki celebrates her 22nd birthday! After making her debut as an anime voice actress in 2003, she has also performed for a voice actress idol unit with Ayana Taketatsu, petit milady, since March 2013. Hit the jump for more about her.
On today February 27, popular anime voice actress/singer Yukari Tamura turns 17 years and 7,670 days old! Tamura, nicknamed "Yukarin" or "Yukari Hime" (Princess Yukari) by the fans, has been working in the anime industry since the mid-1990s and has become no doubt one of the representative Japanese voice actresses. Hit the jump for more about her.
Popular anime voice actress Kana Hanazawa celebrates her 25th birthday today on February 25. As one of the busiest voice actresses in Japan, she is currently voicing at least 11 characters in this season's TV anime. Hit the jump for more about her.
Popular anime voice actress Haruka Tomatsu celebrates her 24th birthday today on February 4. As one of the busiest voice actresses in Japan, she voiced in 19 TV anime series, four anime films, and 11 video/social games last year. Hit the jump for more about her.
Happy birthday Hiroshi Kamiya! The very popular voice actor is having a birthday today and turning 39 and releasing a new single to celebrate his 5th anniversary in business titled START AGAIN. Let's see how fans are celebrating his birthday (in a surprisingly calm manner, no less) after the jump!
Popular anime voice actress Marina Inoue celebrates her 29th birthday today on January 20! She is best known as the voice of Yoko in Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann (2007) and Nao Midorikawa/Cure March in Smile PreCure! (21012-2013). Hit the jump for more.
Japanese voice actor Tsubasa Yonaga celebrated his 30th birthday on January 15th in Japan. His high-pitched voice is often used for young male characters and due to the voice and the name Tsubasa which could also be a female name, he often gets mistaken for a female, just like some of the characters he voices in anime. See some of his roles in anime after the jump!
Popular anime voice actress Yukana celebrates her 39th birthday on today January 6. She made her debut as a professional anime voice actress when she was a high school student in 1993 for the OVA Moldiver. Hit the jump for more.