Massive multiplayer online game World of Tanks is partnering with the Girls Und Panzer theatrical film currently playing in Japanese theaters for a special promotional giveaway with an unusual prize: a hug pillow featuring a Panzer IV Ausf. D (H-type specification) tank. Hit the jump to learn more.
Bandai Visual's official YouTube channel has posted an eight-minute footage introducing the tank battle in the Ooarai city featured in the beginning of Girls und Panzer der Film released in Japan on November 11. Check the clip after the jump.
Following the very successful opening weekend with 128,438,980 yen, Girls und Panzer der Film earned 64,933,050 yen on 41,957 admissions in its second weekend of November 28-29. It was a huge drop of 50 percent from the first weekend, but the film still kepst second place due to the quiet box office. Hit the jump for more.
Bandai Visual today posted a five-CM compilation video for the currently-showing all-new feature film Girls und Panzer der Film featuring 52-year-old Japanese pro-wrestler Masahiro Chono, who has been appointed as an official "support ambassador" for the film. Check the clips after the jump!
The highly anticipated all-new feature film Girls und Panzer der Film was finally released in Japan on November 21. In spite of its limited release with 77 screens, it earned an impressive 128,438,980 yen on 84,752 admissions, ranking 2nd in its first weekend, only behind Raintree no Kuni starring Kis-My-Ft2 member Yuta Tamamori . Hit the jump for more details.
Presented in 75 theaters across Japan with American-born pro-wrestler Masahiro Chono appearing as its official ambassador, the Girls und Panzer movie took its 85 million yen ($692,000) in last weekend's day-one box office. More after the jump.
Lantis has posted previews for all five songs from "TANSON: Tank Song Mini Album," which dedicated to the five famous WWII tanks featured in the Girls und Panzer anime series: Panzer IV, Panzer VIII Maus, T28 Super Heavy Tank, Centurion, and Tiger. Check the songs by four veteran anison/tokusatsu singers and one wrestler after the jump!
On the same day with the release of the film in Japan, Lantis posted a three-minute short version music video for Choucho's 11th single "piece of youth," which is now featured as the theme song for the all-new feature film Girls und Panzer der Film. Check the clip after the jump!