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    Wednesday March 18, 2015
  • Manga Author Draws New Illustration for "Akatsuki no Yona" DVD/Blu-ray 1st Volume

    1st episode comes with audio commentary by Tomoaki Maeno, Yusuke Kobayashi

    The first DVD/Blu-ray volume of the ongoing TV anime Akatsuki no Yona (English title: Yona of the Dawn), which contains its first three episodes, will be released in Japan on April 29. The original manga author Mizuho Kusanagi provides a newly-drawn illustration for its outer case. Check the art after the jump.

  • Wednesday February 18, 2015
  • VIDEO: "Akatsuki no Yona" 2nd OP Song PV Performed by Cyntia

    From their 4th album "WOMAN" released today

    Victor Entertainment has posted a 90-second short PV and live clip for five-member girls rock band Cyntia's 6th single "Akatsuki no Hana" on its official YouTube channel. It has been featured as the 2nd OP song for the ongoing TV anime Akatsuki no Yona/Yona of the Dawn since its 15th episode. Check the videos after the jump.

  • Wednesday January 28, 2015
  • VIDEO: "Yowamushi Pedal Grande Road" 2nd Cour OP/ED Song PVs

    Both CD singles will be released on February 18

    Toho Animation's official YouTube channel today posted short version PVs for "Remind" by ROOKiEZ is PUNK'D and "Eikou eno Ichibyou" by MAGIC OF LiFE, which are respectively featured as the OP and ED song for the second cour of the ongoing TV anime Yowamushi Pedal Grande Road. Check the clips after the jump.

  • Tuesday January 20, 2015
  • VIDEO: "Akatsuki no Yona" 3rd PV Introduces Green Dragon Jae-Ha

    New OP/ED songs will be featured from today's episode

    The official website for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Mizuho Kusanagi's fantasy shoujo manga Akatsuki no Yona/Yona of the Dawn today posted the third promotional video introducing new characters including one of the four dragons, Green Dragon/Jae-Ha voiced by Junichi Suwabe. Check the latest clip after the jump.

  • Tuesday January 6, 2015
  • Ai Kayano Joins "Your Lie in April" TV Anime as Nagi Aiza

    The 12th episode will be aired this Thursday

    The official website for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Naoshi Arakawa's music-themed manga Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso/Your Lie in April announced today that 27-year-old voice actress Ai Kayano will join the anime as Nagi Aiza, the new character in the anime's second cour starting this Thursday. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Third Key Visual for "Akatsuki no Yona" TV Anime Posted

    Produced by Studio Pierrot (Naruto Shippuden, Sabagebu!)

    For the start of its second cour with the 13th episode today on January 6, the Japanese official website for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Mizuho Kusanagi's fantasy shoujo manga Akatsuki no Yona/Yona of the Dawn is updated with the third key visual featuring the seven main characters. Check the latest visual after the jump.

  • Wednesday December 10, 2014
  • Chaika Trabant Wins Official Character Popularity Vote "Chaika General Election"

    2nd season's last episode will be airing today

    The TV anime second season Chaika - The Coffin Princess: Avenging Battle is finally reaching its climax today. To commemorate the final episode, the TV anime's official Twitter account was conducting a popularity vote for 50 characters from the series last week. Check the result after the jump!

  • Saturday December 6, 2014
  • VIDEO: PVs for "Yowamushi Pedal Grande Road" OP and ED Songs

    Popular bicycle racing-themed TV anime's 2nd season

    Toho Animation's official YouTube channel today posted full promotional videos for "Determination" by LASTGASP and "Realize" by ROOKiEZ is PUNK'D, the OP and ED songs for the ongoing Yowamushi Pedal Grande Road, the second TV anime adaptation of Wataru Watanabe's road bicycle racing-themed manga. Check the PVs after the jump.

  • Wednesday November 26, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Yuki Yuna wa Yusha de Aru" 2nd PV Features Battle Scenes

    New magical girl TV anime is now available on Crunchyroll

    Unlike the 1st PV mainly focused on the characters' daily life, the 2nd PV for the ongoing TV anime Yuki Yuna wa Yusha de Aru, which is posted by Pony Canyon today, more features their transformation scenes and battles as fighting magical girls. Check the new clip after the jump.

  • Friday November 21, 2014
  • VIDEO: Preview for "Ore, Twintail ni Narimasu." New Character Songs

    The two CD singles will be released on December 17

    Following the three CDs just hit Japanese stores today, Pony Canyon is ready to release two more character song CD singles for the ongoing TV anime Ore, Twintail ni Narimasu before the end of this year. Check the preview video for the three upcoming songs by Maaya Uchida, Yoko Hikasa, and Twin-Tails after the jump!

  • Fhána to Release "Celestial Method" Image Album on Christmas Eve

    Including the ED theme song for the 7th episode "Hoshi no Kakera"

    The official website for four-member unit fhána has announced that they will release an eight-song image album dedicated to the ongoing TV anime Sora no Method/Celestial Method on December 24. The album includes "Hoshi no Kakera," used as the ED song for the anime's 7th episode this week. Check more information after the jump.

  • VIDEO: "Wolf Girl and Black Prince" ED Song PV by ORESAMA

    1st major single "Okami Heart" hits stores December 3

    VAP Records today posted a three-minute promotional video for "Okami Heart," two member unit ORESAMA's major debut single to be released on December 3. It is now used as the ED theme song for the TV anime Okami Shoujo to Kuro Ouji/Wolf Girl & Black Prince. Check the PV featuring Utomaru's pop illustrations after the jump.

  • Tuesday November 18, 2014
  • "Amagi Brilliant Park" Novels Sell 100,000 Copies in 2 Weeks after Its TV Anime Started

    The latest 5th volume was released on October 18

    As you know, the main purpose of anime adaptations is to push the sales of the original manga/novel series on which they are based. It is confirmed today that Shoji Gatoh's Amagi Brilliant Park novel series sold over 100,000 copies in only two weeks after its TV anime adaptation started airing in Japan on October 7. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Wednesday November 12, 2014
  • VIDEO: CMs for "Trinity Seven" ED Songs and Blu-ray/DVD 1st Volume

    Both ED songs hit stores November 19

    Avex has simultaneously posted four CMs for the ongoing TV anime Trinity Seven, two for the two ED songs "BEAUTIFUL≒SENTENCE" by Magus Two and "SHaVaDaVa in AMAZING♪" by Yuilevi♡, with the other two for the upcoming release of the first volume of the Blu-ray/DVD which contains the first two episodes. Check the latest clips after the jump.

  • Tuesday November 11, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Yona of the Dawn" 2nd PV Introduces Two of Four Dragons

    Directed by Kazuhiro Yoneda (episode director for Tiger &Bunny, Hunter x Hunter)

    The official website for the ongoing TV anime Akatsuki no Yona/Yona of the Dawn has posted the second promotional video to introduce new characters including the two of the four dragons, Ki-Ja (CV: Masakuzu Morita) and Shin-Ah (Nobuhiko Okamoto). It was first screened at Animate Girls Festival 2014 last weekend. Check the latest clip after the jump.