The second fan appreciation event by Kyoto Animation and its associated company Animation Do, titled "Watashitachi wa Ima!!/This Is What We Are Now!!," is scheduled to be held in Kyoto this fall. Its English official page has posted a 15-second CM with English subtitles, featuring their popular anime characters.
Following the well-received releases of the first three, Marvelous will then release the next three Blu-ray discs of the feature films of Yes! PreCure 5, Yes! PreCure 5 GoGo!, and Fresh PreCure! on June 17. The discs will also come with an entry coupon for the upcoming special event "PreCure Matsuri!" on August 29. Check the details after the jump.
The official site for the TV anime Kantai Collection/KanColle has posted a main visual for the upcoming advance screening event featuring Fubuki, Mutsuki, and Yudachi, which is scheduled to be held at the Shinjuku Piccadilly theater in Tokyo on December 27 with the anime's main voice cast. Check the latest information after the jump.
To promote the upcoming release of the Portuguese editions, the author of the No Game, No Life light novel series, Yu Kamiya, with the illustrator of its manga adaptation, Mashiro Hiiragi, will hold an autograph session at the Ressaca Friends 2014 event in São Paulo, Brazil, on December 20 and 21. Hit the jump for more details.
The first things given to the visitors at the entrance were this year's guide map and a round fan featuring three mascot girls of the Kyoto-city subway: Moe Uzumasa, Saki Matsuga, Misa Ono, with the new PR character for Kyoto International Manga Museum, Yumi Karasuma. Check how they are working for the city after the jump.
One of the most popular programs on the open stage in Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair 2014 was, of course, the HappinessCharge PreCure! character show. The kids in the front seats were cheering their favorite heroines with the shout of "Ganbare!" (Hang in there!) as loud as possible. Check the photo report after the jump!
Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair also had a huge company booth section on the third floor of Miyako Messe (Kyoto International Exhibition Hall). The crowded fans enjoyed checking various panels, displays, posters, and PVs for the latest/upcoming titles. Check the company booth photo report after the jump!
Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair, "Kyomafu" for short, came back to Miyako Messe (Kyoto International Exhibition Hall) in Kyoto-city again on September 20 and 21. One of the most popular exhibits this year was 1/1 scale AV-98 Ingram from the recent Patlabor live-action film series. Check the photo report after the jump!
On the second day of the "15th anniversary Live Lantis Festival 2014" performed by 18 artists of the label yesterday, the schedule for the upcoming "ANISONG World Tour Lantis Festival 2015" was also announced by Hironobu Kageyama, the leader of JAM Project. Hit the jump for more information with a video message from JAM Project!