Premium Bandai today begins accepting pre-orders for "PreCure All Stars Memorial," a miniature model set of PreCure's transformation items from the nine TV series. Toei Animation's long-running PreCure series has been celebrating its 10th anniversary year with various items and campaigns. Check the another must-have item after the jump!
Following Cure Happy in March and Cure Princess in August, Yokohama City Office announced yesterday on September 12 that another person calling himself/herself as Cure Sunny/Akane Hino from Smile PreCure! has donated stationery items for children to its West Ward Office. Hit the jump for more story.
The voice cast for the three new characters in Toei Animation's highly anticipated film HappinessCharge PreCure! Ningyou no Kuni no Ballerina are revealed today. Popular voice actress/singer Yui Horie joins the long-running anime franchise for the first time alongside Daisuke Ono and Toshiyuki Morikawa. Check more details after the jump.
Following her one and only partner Nagisa Misumi, Toei Animation's official online store has started accepting pre-orders for the latest anime character figure from Megahouse's Sekai Seifuku Sakusen line, a 1/10 scale Honoka Yukishiro from the 2004-2005 TV anime Futari wa PreCure. Check the details after the jump.
Yokohama-city's West Ward Office announced on September 1 that a person calling himself/herself as Cure Princess, one of the four main girls in Toei Animation's ongoing popular TV anime HappinessCharge PreCure!, has donated 25 stationery items including notebooks and erasers to the office. Hit the jump for more story.
A celebration still continues in Japan. In commemoration of the 10th anniversary of Toei Animation's long-running PreCure series, a Tokyo-based character goods company Three-Sixty will release Deka (Giant) Straps featuring the 37 girls from the successive TV anime series. Check the details after the jump.
Toei Animation's official online store has begun accepting pre-orders for the life-size tapestries (73cm x 180cm) featuring Cure Lovely, Cure Princess, Cure Honey, and Cure Fortune, the four main girls from the company's on-going popular TV anime HappinessCharge PreCure!. Hit the jump for more details.
It is officially announced today on August 11 that Funassyi, one the most famous Japanese local mascot characters in Funabashi-city, Chiba Prefecture, will be making his anime feature film debut in the upcoming HappinessCharge PreCure! Ningyou no Kuni no Ballerina this October. Hit the jump for more details.
The official site for the ongoing TV anime HappinessCharge PreCure! announced today on August 9 that the OP song "Happiness Charge Precure! WOW!" singer Sayaka Nakaya (ex-AKB48 member) and the ED song "PreCure Memory" singer Hitomi Yoshida will join the upcoming 28th episode as guest voice cast. Hit the jump for more details.
38-year-old popular anime voice actress Hitomi Nabatame reported her marriage on her official blog post of August 4, on her birthday. She is best known as Mana Aida/Cure Heart, the protagonist character in Toei Animation's 2013-2014 TV anime Dokidoki! PreCure. Hit the jump for more details.
As always, I was able to find some flyers for the upcoming anime films and live-action film adaptations of popular manga series, which are mainly scheduled to be released in Japan in the second half of 2014, at my nearest cinema complex yesterday. Check the latest flyer collection after the jump.
The official site for Toei Animation's much-anticipated film Happinesscharge PreCure! Ningyou no Kuni no Ballerina (The ballerina in the doll kingdom) is today updated with a 80-second trailer and story synopsis. The advance ticket with two types of "Kururin Odekake Bag" will go on sale tomorrow. Check the latest trailer after the jump.
The official site for the upcoming 3DS game Happinesscharge PreCure! Kawarun Collection, which is based on the ongoing popular TV anime Happinesscharge PreCure!, has posted a 1-minute CM and 3-minute promotional video to introduce the main contents of the highly anticipated game. Check the videos after the jump.