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.
The result of one of the most competitive weekends has been revealed. While Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection of F had the biggest opening record of the year as reported yesterday, the new Detective Conan and Crayon Shin-chan films also made an impressive debut. Hit the jump for more details.
Two-member unit Yuzu has posted a full PV for their 42nd single "OLA!!" on its official YouTube channel, which is the theme song for the 23rd Crayon Shin-chan feature film Crayon Shin-chan: Ora no Hikkoshi Monogatari Saboten Dai Shugeki. Check their latest PV after the jump!
It has been confirmed that two-member unit Yuzu's newly written song "OLA!!" will be featured as the theme song for the upcoming 23rd Crayon Shin-chan feature film Crayon Shin-Chan: My Moving Story! Cactus Large Attack! to be released in Japan on April 18. This is the fourth time for the unit to provide a theme song for anime films. Hit the jump for more details.
To promote the DVD/Blu-ray disc of Crayon Shin-chan: Serious Battle! Robot Dad Strikes Back, the 22nd film of the anime franchise, Bandai Visual has posted four live-action CMs featuring 50-year-old Keiji Fujiwara, who voices Shinnosuke's farther Hiroshi Nohara in the anime series. Check the clips after the jump.
ACCS reported today that Okinawa Prefectural Police arrested a 48-year-old male contracted worker on suspicion of posting the 2013 film Crayon Shin-chan: Very Tasty! B-class Gourmet Survival!! and 2011 OVA Black Jack Final Karte 11 onto video-sharing website FC2. Hit the jump for more details.
21-year-old Japanese idol singer Kyary Pamyu Pamyu will release her 9th single "Family Party" on April 16. It will be featured as the theme song for the upcoming film Crayon Shin-chan: Serious Battle! Robot dad strikes back. Her 4th single "Kimi ni 100 Percent" is also used as the OP song for the Crayon Shin-chan TV anime series currently. Hit the jump for more details.
Shin-chan is getting ready to relive some of his anime film moments in a new action-RPG on Nintendo 3DS. Crayon Shin-chan: The Storm Called the Kasukabe Boys Film Star is set to make its debut in Japan in April 2014. More after the jump.
Any anime fan can tell you that the titular vulgar kindergartner from Crayon Shin-chan can put Miley Cyrus to shame when it comes to butt-dancing. Now a branded mold allows you to recreate anime's greatest twerker's moves in your pudding cup. Check it out after the jump.
The long running, and in some cases widely praised, Crayon Shin-chan movie series continues on 4/20/2013 with its 21st entry, Crayon Shin-chan: Stupid Horse!: B-class Gourmet Survival. Masakazu Hashimoto, director on Tari Tari, Professor Layton and the Eternal Diva and the 19th Shin-chan movie, returns to helm this one. Get a look at the full trailer after the jump.
The long running, and in some cases widely praised (The Adult Empire Strikes Back chief among the lauded ones), Crayon Shin-chan movie series continues on 4/20/2013 with its 21st entry, Crayon Shin-chan: Stupid Horse!: B-class Gourmet Survival. Masakazu Hashimoto, director on Tari Tari, Professor Layton and the Eternal Diva and the 19th Shin-chan movie, returns to helm this one. Get look after the jump.