TV Asahi's official website for the Crayon Shin-chan TV anime series announced today that 41-year-old popular voice actor Hiroshi Kamiya, best known as Levi in the Attack on Titan franchise, is newly cast as Buriburizaemon from tomorrow's episode. This is the first time in 16 years that the character has speaking lines. Hit the jump for more details.
Voice actor Hiroshi Kamiya (Levi in Attack on Titan, Trafalgar Law in One Piece) is assuming the role of Buriburizaemon, a talking pig who exists in Shin-chan's fantasies of ancient Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.
The 20th Detective Conan film, Meitantei Conan: Jyunkoku no Nihtmare/Detective Conan: Pure Black Nightmare, was released on 348 screens across Japan on April 16. It grossed an impressive 1.292 billion yen on 933,800 admissions in its first two days, easily surpassing the franchise's previous opening weekend record. Hit the jump for more details.
A new trailer for Crayon Shin-chan: Fast Asleep! Dreaming World Big Assault!, the 24th theatrical film in the Crayon Shin-chan franchise, is now available online. Hit the jump to check it out.
The official trailer for the 24th entry in the Crayon Shin-chan series of theatrical anime films is now available online. Hit the jump to see Shinnosuke and company duke it out in the world of dreams.
Bandai Visual has posted a two-minute live-action PV and three CMs for the DVD/Blu-ray of the 23rd Crayon Shin-chan film, My Moving Story! Cactus Large Attack!, to be released in Japan on November 6. The videos are written/directed by 39-year-old popular voice actor Daisuke Namikawa, who also voiced Mariachi in the film. Check the clips after the jump.
It was confirmed that the 23rd Crayon Shin-can film, Crayon Shin-Chan: My Moving Story! Cactus Large Attack!, had earned 2,225,385,300 yen by June 27, in 71 days since its Japanese release on April 18, becoming the top-grossing film in the anime franchise. Hit the jump for more details.
It is revealed to Japanese media today that 42-year-old Takuya Kimura, aka Kimutaku, a member of Johnny & Associates' nationally-popular idol group SMAP, will make a guest voice appearance in the upcoming episode of Crayon Shin-chan TV anime. Hit the jump for more details.