King Records has posted a short version of the music video for Yui Ogura's "Tinkling Smile," the song featured as the ending for Encouragement of Climb Second Season. Meanwhile, Ms. Ogura was joined by Yuka Iguchi in throwing out the ceremonial first pitch at game between the serie's pro-baseball hometown team, the Saitama Seibu Lions and the the Orix Buffaloes.
Strap yourself in for another day of new anime announcements at Crunchyroll! The first title in today’s bumper crop is Season Two of Encouragement of Climb, based on the manga by Shiro. Read on for full details!
Cute girls return to the mountains this summer with a second anime shorts adaptation of Encouragement of Climb. Watch out Mount Fuji because Comic Earth Star has posted a preview of the second season. Check it out after the jump.
Take the bench Hiiragi sisters. This year its the girls of moe mountaineering series Encouragement of Climb cheering the hometown Saitama Seibu Lions pro baseball team. Lead voice actress Yuka Iguchi will be throwing out the ceremonial first pitch at a July 12th game versus the Orix Buffaloes which will also feature special collaboration goods, a post game talk show and screening the second anime season's first two episodes. More after the jump.
The official site for the upcoming second season of the TV anime adaptation of Shiro's Yama no Susume/Encouragement of Climb manga has announced its premiere schedule. The length of one episode is extended to 15-minute in this 24-episode second season. Check the latest information after the jump.
Cute girls return to the mountains this summer with a second anime shorts adaptation of Encouragement of Climb. Watch out Mount Fuji because Comic Earth Star has posted a preview of the second season. Get a look after the jump.
The official site for 18-year-old popular anime voice actress Yui Ogura announced today on May 12 that she will sing "Tinkling Smile," the ED theme for the upcoming second season of Yama no Susume/Encouragement of Climb TV anime which is scheduled to air in July. Hit the jump for more information.
Following the success of the first bus started its operation last August, a Tokyo-based bus company Kokusai Kogyo has added two more wrapping buses decorated with the Encouragement of Climb characters this spring. Check the photo report of the departing ceremony held on April 29 after the jump!
The official site of Hanno City Office, Saitama Prefecture, is now offering a free downlodable 2014 calender featuring the 2013 TV anime Yama no Susume/Encouragement of Climb. The story of the anime is set in the 84,000 population city. Get the calender after the jump.
It is confirmed that the 2nd season of the TV anime adaptation of Shiro's Yama no Susume/Encouragement of Climb manga is in the works. It was announced at the "Yama no Susume Fan Event" in Saitama Prefecture yesterday. Hit the jump for more details.
Hanno City has a children's zoo. There's a noteworthy Astro Boy statue in its central park dating back to his anime series 20th birthday in 1983. And, and if you tour the city over the next couple of months, you can participate in a stamp rally based on Encouragement of Climb. Along with the promotion announcement came news that a second anime is in the works. More after the jump.
Moe mountaineering anime Encouragement of Climb is set to be collected in a Japanese Blu-ray release on May 24th, with the 12 short episode collected along with an unaired 13th. Get a look at the new ep after the jump.