It is officially revealed today on March 13 that 17-year-old Ayaka Sasaki (nicknamed as Aarin), a member of the female idol group Momoiro Clover Z, voices Saori Kido/Athena, the main heroine of the upcoming full CG film Saint Seiya: LEGEND of SANCTUARY. This is her film debut as a voice actress for a main character. Hit the jump for more information.
Fresh off being named Best Music Act Japan by MTV EMA, pop group Momoiro Clover Z (Bodacious Space Pirate, Joshiraku, the new Sailor Moon if that ever happens) have release the CG heavy music video for their new single "Gounn." Get a look after the jump.
Idol supergroup Momoiro Clover Z wrapped up their latest tour with an attendance-bursting concert in Kanagawa, Japan. YATTAR JAPAN brings us info, set list, and pics after the jump!
Not totally unlike last year's, another Sailor Moon 20th Anniversary celebration takes place on Sunday, August 4th, 5PM JPN time. Momoiro Clover Z (Bodacious Space Pirates, Joshiraku) will be performing at Yokohama Nisin Stadium, and there's been strong suggestions that new information about the new anime will be revealed. And, there's another reason why the event should be interesting. It'll have a very distinctive MMA announcer DJing the event. More after the jump.
One of the highlights of last weekend’s MTV Video Music Awards Japan had to be the once-in-a-lifetime team up between Western pop princess Carly Rae Jepsen (of “Call Me Maybe” fame) and j-pop idol sensations Momoiro Clover Z. Watch their entire performance of "Call Me Maybe" after the jump!
Looks like the dance-pop moves of Perfume and the wacky antics of Momoiro Clover Z (Bodacious Space Pirates, Joshiraku, the new Sailor Moon if it every happens) put a monkey wrench in the AKB48 machine with the two groups topping the mega-group in Nikkei Entertainment magazine's annual “Talent Power Rankings” survey. More after the jump.
Japanese idol supergroup Momoiro Clover Z continues their mysterious, masked journey across the galaxy in the music video for their new song "BIRTH Ø BIRTH". Watch it after the jump!
High energy idol group Momoiro Clover Z prepares for the launch of their second LP with an epic music video for their new song “Neo STARGATE”. Watch this all-singing, all-dancing Sci-Fi saga after the jump!
If the cover of Momoiro Clover Z's upcoming DVD/Blu-ray release is any indication, 2013 is indeed going to be an awesome year for the Weekend Heroines. The cover features the art of none other than Tetsuo Hara, who is best known for his hot-blooded Fist of the North Star art. Check it out after the jump!
2012 was a pretty good year for the "Weekend Heroines" of Momoiro Clover Z, with five singles and popular themes for anime like Bodacious Space Pirates. 2013 is shaping up to be huge. They're on for the new theme to the Sailor Moon anime. And, now, their second full album has been slated for April 10th. More after the jump.
The NHK Red and White Song Battle, AKA Kohaku, is an unstoppable New Year’s tradition where some of the biggest music acts in Japan are invited sing their hits of the year-that-was. This time, “fashion monster” Kyary Pamyu Pamyu and otaku idols Momoiro Clover Z made their Kohaku debut, while Perfume triumphantly returned to the stage once more. Watch their performances after the jump!