The official website for the upcoming stage play adaptation of Tadatoshi Fujimaki's sports manga Kuroko's Basketball today updated with a teaser visual introducing the three main cast: Kensho Ono as Kuroko Tetsuya, Yuuya Asato as Taiga Kagami and Shota Onuma as Daiki Aomine. Check the latest information after the jump!
It is confirmed today that a stage play adaptation of Tadatoshi Fujimaki's popular sport manga Kuroko's Basketball is in the works for April 2016. 26-year-old voice actor Kensho Ono, who has voiced the protagonist Tetsuya Kuroko in the anime adaptations, is set to play the character in the play as well. Hit the jump for more details.
Between the end of December's Comiket 89 and regular character good sales, the line-up of upcoming hug pillows is starting to get busy. Check out what's in store after the jump.
Crunchyroll has announced the addition of two Kuroko's Basketball OVAs to its catalog of streaming anime. Episodes 22.5 and 41.5, in seasons 1 and 2 respectively, are available to premium users now, and to free users on December 7th. More after the jump.
The official YouTube channel for the Kuroko's Basketball anime franchise had posted a 80-second trailer for a new "75.5Q" OVA episode "Saikou no Present-desu" (This is the Best Present), which will be included in the upcoming 9th DVD/Blu-ray volume of the 3rd TV anime series, to be released on December 24, 2015. Check the clip after the jump.
In the wake of the "KUROBAS CUP 2015" event which featured performances by OLDCODEX and members of the voice cast of the Kuroko's Basketball TV anime, the official home page for Kuroko's Basketball has announced that an animated movie is in production. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new collection of gashapon can badges features artwork of the cast of sports anime Kuroko's Basketball dressed up in a variety of Halloween-themed costumes. Hit the jump to check it out.
When developing characters for your action-packed sports anime, it can be pretty handy to take inspiration from some of the real-life, all-time greats. This week, Shane takes a closer look at the cast of Kuroko's Baskteball and tries to pin down just who or what might have given rise to these basketball demigods. Sink the jump-shot for all the basketball goodness!!
Lantis has posted two preview videos for the latest character song CDs from the recently-finished TV anime Kuroko's Basketball. The 18th solo series CD featuring Seijuro Akashi and 12th duet series by Tetsuya Kuroko and Taiga Kagami were just released in Japan yesterday, July 8. Check their songs after the jump.
Tiring of broad fandom-related questions on the nature of shipping and idol anime, Isaac takes a respite with some light thematic analysis of Kuroko's Basketball after watching the whole first season in two days. Hit the jump(er?) to check out his thoughts on youth and identity as filtered through the lens of hot-blooded (and hot) high school basketball prodigies.