The official website for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of popular online card game Kantai Collection/KanColle has posted a 15-second new CM for the upcoming release of its first DVD/Blu-ray volume, which contains the first two episodes, on March 27. Check the clip after the jump.
The official website for the ongoing TV anime Assassination Classroom today posted an image for the jacket illustration for the upcoming DVD/Blu-ray first volume. The illustration featuring Nagisa, Kaede and Karma is provided by the anime character designer Kazuaki Morita. Check the latest information after the jump.
The official website for the Kuroko's Basketball anime franchise has posted two 15-second CMs for the upcoming release of the 1st DVD/Blu-ray of the ongoing TV anime 3rd season. The first disc containing the 51st and 52nd episodes will be released in Japan on April 24. Check the clips after the jump.
The cover illustration for the upcoming Fate/stay night (Unlimited Blade Works) - Blu-ray Disc Box 1 is officially revealed to public today. The illustration is newly drawn by Takashi Tekeuchi, the original character designer of the 2004 game on which the TV anime is based. Check the art and photos from the Akihabara stores after the jump.
This is one of the news the PreCure fans have been waiting for a long time. It is confirmed that Amazon Japan has listed the Blu-ray discs of the first six PreCure feature films, from Futari wa PreCure Max Heart the Movie (2005) to Fresh PreCure! Omocha no Kuni wa Himitsu ga Ippai!? (2009). Hit the jump for more details.
Five years after its broadcasting, a complete Blu-ray box set of the TV anime adaptation of Bow Ditama's sister-love comedy manga kiss×sis is finally scheduled to be released in Japan on February 25, 2015. The set comes with a newly-recorded drama CD. Check the details after the jump.
Walt Disney Studio Japan today announced that the "MovieNEX" set of its 3DCG musical fantasy film Frozen, which contains both a DVD and Blu-ray disc with the digital copy code, has sold over 3 million sets in Japan in four months since its release on July 16. Hit the jump for more details.
As reported, the upcoming Blu-ray box set of the 13-episode 2012 TV series Tari Tari will include a 7-minute newly-produced anime short featuring a new song "Itsumademo Kagayaki wo" (Shining Forever) performed by Shirahamazaka High School Chorus Club. Check the preview for the song after the jump.
To promote the long-awaited release in Japan on January 21, 2015, Toho has posted three CMs for the upcoming Blu-ray disc of Mamoru Oshii's epoch-making anime film in 1984, Urusei Yatsura 2: Beautiful Dreamer on its official YouTube channel. Check the clips and the latest information about the bonus content after the jump.
The first live concerts by the voice actresses of the The Idolm@ster Million Live! social game series without any other groups were held at Nakano Sunplaza in Tokyo on June 7 and 8. Lantis has posted two trailers for the upcoming Blu-ray discs containing their two-day performance with the packed fans. Check the clips after the jump!
Following the first trailer posted in July, Nippon Columbia has announced that it will release new PVs for the upcoming "The Idolm@ster Cinderella Girls 1st Live Wonderful M@gic!!" Blu-ray in three weeks in a row. The 10-minute first video "CINDERELLA GIRLS for Cute!" is already available on the web. Check the clip after the jump.
Toho has announced the long-awaited Blu-ray disc of Mamoru Oshii's 1984 anime film Urusei Yatsura 2: Beautiful Dreamer will be finally released in Japan on January 21, 2015. The news was once announced in the end of 2008, but it was mysteriously cancelled (not postponed) due to "various reasons." Hit the jump for more details.
According to the latest Oricon weekly sales charts, the special edition of the Blu-ray disc of The Idolm@ster Movie: Kagayaki no Mukogawa e! film, which was released in Japan on October 8, sold an impressive 63,000 units in its first week, easily becoming the top-selling Blu-ray of the week. Hit the jump for more details.
The official site for the Tari Tari TV anime series has announced the details of the upcoming Blu-ray box set to be released in Japan on December 17. The set will include a 7-minute newly-produced anime short featuring a new song by Shirahamazaka High School Chorus Club. Hit the jump for more.