After sell-outs left retailers scrambling, NIS America is now addressing the strong demand for their limited set of the Love Live! anime. The set box is on sale now ahead of a January 6, 2015 release. More after the jump.
The cute girls of Love Live! just got even cuter thanks to a second set of idols based on the adorable illustrations of Kengou Yakumo. The new chibi Minicchu series of figures from Phat! Company features all nine members of μ's all dressed up in their stage outfits from μ's 5th single 'Wonderful Rush'. Get a look after the jump.
After launching back in May, the English version of Love Live! School Idol Festival, the free-to-play social rhythm game for iOS and Android, has reached 500,000 players. To celebrate, KLab's game will be giving away gems throughout the week. These "Love Gems" are sold in-app in denominations from 1 ($0.99) to 86 ($49.99). More after the jump.
Love Live's staff, voice actress Aya Uchida, Good Smile Company (who had a new Nendoroid to preview), and plenty of fans took to social media to celebrate the September 12th birthday of Kotori Minami. Check out the results after the jump.
Earlier this year, when Aurora released a set of Love Live cycling outfits, each design featured some identifying image for each girl's background. Umi had an archery target. Maki had a piano. Nico had twintail ASCII. And, Hanayo Koizumi had a big bowl of rice. Bic Camera's remarkably big electronics shop at Nagoya Station was spotted celebrating μ's rice fanatic with a unique rice cooker.
Ahead of the game's delayed August 28th release, a new promo has been posted for PS Vita rhythm-action game Love Live - School Idol Paradise. In addition to planned DLC, the game from Dingo, the folks behind the Hatsune Miku: Project Diva games and Persona 4: Dancing All Night, will get you will get you with three "volumes."
Love Live fan projects are starting to get a bit weird. Awesome, but definitely weird. Umi's infamous poker face inspired a 30cm cube while Nico's trademark twintail become the handles for a doujinshi maker's Summer Comiket bag. Get a look after the jump.