Yokohama-city's Kanagawa Ward Office announced on March 3 that a person named himself/herself as Cure Happy/Miyuki Hoshizora, one of the main characters from Toei Animation's popular 2012-2013 TV anime series Smile PreCure!, has donated three copies of Anne Frank's biography and stationery to the office. Hit the jump for more story.
Following Cure Peace, Cure Happy, Cure Beauty, and Cure March scheduled for June, Premium Bandai's Tamashii Web store has finally started accepting pre-orders for S.H. Figuarts Cure Sunny, the fifth and final entry from one of the most successful PreCure TV anime series Smile PreCure!. Check the details after the jump.
Following Cure Peace and Cure Happy, the retailers in Japan will start accepting pre-orders for Bandai's S.H. Figuarts Cure Beauty, the third entry from one of the most successful PreCure TV anime series Smile PreCure! at 4:00 pm on today July 25. Check the beautiful figure after the jump.
The retailers in Japan have started accepting pre-orders for Bandai's Figuarts ZERO Princess Peace, the third entry for the Figuarts ZERO line from one of the most successful PreCure TV anime series Smile PreCure!. Check the cute figure after the jump!
The retailers in Japan have started accepting pre-orders for Bandai's S.H. Figuarts Cure Happy, the second entry from the 9th PreCure TV anime series Smile PreCure! following S.H.Figuarts Cure Peace. Check the cute product photos after the jump!
Over the last few days, the toy and figure collecting world has been buzzing with pics from Bandai’s 5th annual Tamashii Nations event. Finally, some pro video has appeared via maidigitv so you can get that extra-special YOU ARE THERE FEELING while gazing upon desirable object. Check out the video after the jump!
Kikuchi Megane, a Japanese retail eyeglasses store chain, started offering eyeglasses featuring the characters from the popular TV anime series Smile PreCure! at all its outlets and online store on August 4. The five models are designed to match the five PreCure girls in the show. Check the product photos after the jump.
If you're not familiar with the latest incarnation of the magic girl mega-franchise, Smile Precure features wolves and witches from the Bad End Kingdom attacking the fairy tale Märchenland. The first ad for Smile's trip to Nintendo 3DS suggests that the game will be having a lot of fun with that fairy tale premise. Get a look after the jump.
The Japan Toy Association announced the winners of the fifth annual Japan Toy Awards at Tokyo Kokusai Forum on June 12. The main toys of Smile PreCure, Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters, and Kamen Rider Fourze won the first prizes in their categories. Hit the jump for more details.
Grand Prince Hotel New Takanawa in Tokyo has held a live show event called "Hero Live Special" featuring Toei's anime and tokusatsu heroes/heroines every year during Golden Week. The visitors could enjoy their live performance on stage, handshake and photo session with them. Check the photo report of the PreCure Allstars show after the jump!
A fan created a well-made but rather unbalanced, color-wise, cover for the "Pretty-Cure Musou" game it appears many are yearning for. Check that out and hear about the grief some fanart has been causing for PreCure director Takashi Ōtsuka, after the jump!
The result of the survey named "PreCure General Election 2012" on the most popular character from Toei Animation's PreCure/Pretty Cure series was revealed on the Anime One site on May 8. Among the 50 entries, the top of the ranking was held by Cure Pine/Inori Yamabuki from Fresh PreCure!. Check the whole result after the jump!