It has been confirmed that the July 2016 issue of Kodansha's monthly shoujo manga magazine Nakayoshi was sold out at stores only in a week from its release day in Japan, June 2. This is the first time in three years and four months for the magazine since its March 2013 issue that came with the "Manga Artist Set." Hit the jump for more details.
Following the second PV introducing its two theme songs performed by Yu Takahashi and Kobukuro, the official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Ichigo Takano's shoujo manga series orange today posted a 80-second third PV narrated by Kana Hanazawa as the main heroine of the story, Naho Takamiya. Check the new clip after the jump.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Ichigo Takano's shoujo manga series orange today posted a two-minute second PV introducing its OP song "Hikari no Hahen" performed by 32-year-old Japanese singer-songwriter Yu Takahashi and theme song "Mirai" by Japanese duo Kobukuro. Check the latest clip after the jump!
It is officially confirmed today that an all-new anime feature film based on Waki Yamato's popular shoujo manga in the mid-1970s, Haikara-san ga Tooru (Here Comes Miss Modern), is in the works for a 2017 release in Japan. The film's official website and Twitter also open today with a part of its main visual. Hit the jump for more details.
The live-action film adaptation of Ayuko Hatta's shoujo manga Ookami Shoujo to Kuro Ouji/Wolf Girl & Black Prince was finally released on 285 screens across Japan last Saturday, ranking 2nd in the weekend box office of May 28-29 with 233,626,300 yen on 192,506 admissions. Hit the jump for more details.
To promote the theatrical release in Japan from May 28, the official YouTube channel of the Ookami Shoujo to Kuro Ouji/Wolf Girl & Black Prince live-action film today posted a 16-minute special video including the digest of the story, cast interviews and behind-the-scenes footage. Check the video after the jump.
Warner Entertainment Japan today released a 90-second full trailer for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Ayuko Hatta's shoujo manga Ookami Shoujo to Kuro Ouji/Wolf Girl & Black Prince featuriing its theme song "Boku no Namae wo" performed by three-member rock band back number. Check the latest clip after the jump.
The highly anticipated live-action film adaptation of Makino's shoujo manga Kurosaki-kun no Iinari ni Nante Naranai (I'll be hanged if I obey Kurosaki-kun) opened at 158 theaters in Japan on February 27, becoming the top-grossing film of the weekend with 190,705,900 yen on 157,680 admissions. Hit the jump for more details.
A new version music video for "Aiuta ~since 2007~," four-member girls vocal unit whiteeeen's 1st single is now online. It was used as the theme song for the live-action film adaptation of Io Sakisaka's popular shoujo manga Strobe Edge, and the new MV features the famous scenes from the 10-volume manga. Check the clip after the jump.
The official Twitter for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Ayuko Hatta's shoujo manga Ookami Shoujo to Kuro Ouji/Wolf Girl & Black Prince today posted a new poster visual featuring Fumi Nikaidou as the protagonist high school girl Erika Shinohara and Kento Yamazaki as her opponent Kyouya Sata. Check the latest visual after the jump.
Japanese publisher Shueisha and Kodansha have announced that formaldehyde, an organic compound which can cause cancer, was found in the supplements of their shoujo manga and children magazines published between October 2014 and July 2015. Hit the jump for more details.