In a cute new collaboration between Kemono Friends and Chiba Zoological Park, Niconico's Kongetsu no Ikimono ("This Month's Living Things") program will be hosting a 54 hour livestream marathon focusing on the park's majestic shoebill population. Hit the jump to jiiiiiiiiiiiiiii.
Screenwriter Kazuho Hyodo recently took to social media to tease announcements both large and small for an upcoming Niconico broadcast of Robot Girls Z, an original net animation that re-imagines the mecha of various famous Go Nagai manga and anime as moe girls with a penchant for destruction. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official website for the Kemono Friends franchise today revealed an anime-version limited key visual for "Mori no Ongakukai (The Concert in the Woods)," the upcoming symphonic concert featuring the anime music to be held twice (14:00, 18:30) at Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall on July 30, 2017. Hit the jump for more details about the special event.
In addition to the upcoming stage play and concert by the voice cast members, Kemono Friends plans to offer one more live attraction for the fans. The franchise's official website has announced that a symphonic concert featuring the anime music, titled "Mori no Ongakukai" (The Concert in the Woods), will be held at Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall on July 30, 2017. Hit the jump for more details.
What's JAM Project up to this fall? A lot! Their first ever MOTTO! MOTTO!! radio show spilled the beans about an upcoming album, tour, and more. Hit the jump to find out!
Tsutomu Nihei masterworks BLAME! and Knights of Sidonia are getting a double announcement event on NicoNico! The shared crew of both upcoming films are getting together for a live streaming event in anticipation of the two new films. Hit the jump to find out more!
Ever wanted to try Japariman? Nicocafe's new collaboration event gives you that chance! Try curry, Cerulean Parfaits, and more delicious treats at the Kemono Friends cafe this month. The full menu is after the jump!
A series of live-streaming events on Niconico entitled "SEEK at MEKAKUCITY" concluded yesterday with the announcement of a new Kagerou Project-related anime tentatively entitled MEKAKUCITY RELOAD. Hit the jump to learn more.
Japanese streaming website Niconico is going behind the scenes of Sweetness & Lightning, the heart-warming TV anime based on Gido Amakagure's manga about a widowed father learning to cook for his young daughter, with a special livestream broadcast on August 11, 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new installment of the "Hero Club 4-Seasons Dynamic Report", an Internet radio program promoting Yuki Yuna is a Hero, will broadcast on Niconico on May 21, 2016, and it appears that another announcement regarding the fan-favorite magical girl TV anime is on the way. Hit the jump to learn more.
A Niconico and Youtube user going by the handle of NamakiroP has undertaken a bold video project to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Pokémon franchise: a series of 20 fan tribute videos focusing on the various Types of Pokémon (Grass, Fire, Ghost, etc.). Hit the jump to check out the videos that have been released so far.