Avex has posted a short version promotional video for "Kodoku Signal," an insert song for the ongoing Yosakoi Dance-themed TV anime Hanayamata on its official YouTube channel. The song is performed by the four-member girls band in the show, Need Cool Quality. Check the clip after the jump.
As always, Japanese news site Akiba Souken has announced the result of its recent web popularity poll for "2014 Summer TV Anime Power Ranking," which fans voted for their most "can't be missed" or "recommended" title from the 45 TV anime started in this summer. Check the ranking after the jump.
The official site for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Ougyo Kawagishi's Jinsei/La Bonne Vie light novel series today posted a three-minute live-action promotional video for its ED song "Jinsei Kimi-Iro" featuring the five voice actresses in school uniform. Check the PV after the jump.
Three additional voice cast for the summer 2014 TV anime Locodol were announced at TBS Anime Festa 2014 held at Bunkyo Civic Hall in Tokyo on August 9. Asami Imai, Tomoyo Kurosawa, and Emi Nitta will voice the three members of a new Locodol unit AWA2 GiRLS. Check more information after the jump.
Only after six episodes aired in Japan, it is officially announced today at Shogakukan's Ciao Summer Festival held in Yokohama that a feature film adaptation of the summer 2014 TV anime Pri-Para is already in the works for a spring 2015 release. The TV anime started broadcasting in Japan on July 5. Hit the jump for more.
It is officially announced on August 6 that Marvelous AQL's PSP game series Bakumatsu Rock is set to be adapted into a musical this December. It will be named "Cho Kageki (Ultra Musical) Bakumatsu Rock", and written/directed by Kotaro Yoshitani (Musical AMNESIA). Hit the jump for more details.
Five-member Japanese heavy metal unit Yousei Teikoku (Das Feenreich in German) today releases their 17th single "Guze Άργυρóϛ" in Japan, which is now featured as the ED theme for the summer 2014 TV anime Tokyo ESP. Check the short version promotional video and CD jackets after the jump.
Universal Music Japan's anime music specialized label ZERO-A has posted a 30-second CM for voice actress idol unit petit milady's upcoming 3rd single "Koi ha Milktea." The song is now featured as the ED theme for the summer 2014 TV anime INVADERS of the ROKUJYOMA!?. Check their clips after the jump.
Bandai Namco Games will release "Hanayamata Yosakoi Live!," a new PS Vita game based on the on-going Yosakoi Dance-themed TV anime HaNaYaMaTa, in Japan on November 13. The official site for the game is just launched with a 150-second first promotional video. Check the clip after the jump.
Avex has posted a short version promotional video for "Hana wa Odoreya Irohaniho," the OP song for the 2014 summer TV anime HaNaYaMaTa. The song is performed by Team Hanayamata, newly-formed unit by the five main voice actresses of the Yosakoi Dance-themed anime. Check their cute dance after the jump!
Four-member boys band Customi Z yesterday launched their official YouTube channel, then posted a full promotional video for their major debut single "Life and death." The song will be featured as the ED theme for the upcoming 4th episode of the ongoing TV anime Shonen Hollywood -Holly Stage for 49. Check the song after the jump.
Following the OP song "Mukai Kaze ni Utarenagara" (Beating by the headwind) by Minori Chihara, Lantis has posted a short version promotional video for ZAQ's 6th single "OVERDRIVER," which is now featured as the ED song for a summer 2014 TV anime Rail Wars!. Check her latest rap song after the jump.
Following the PV filmed in western North America, Warner Home Video Japan's official YouTube anime channel has posted a live clip for "Tough Intention," the OP theme song for the ongoing summer TV anime ARGEVOLLEN, performed by Kotoko with her back band. Check her latest live performance after the jump.
A short version promotional video for "Ready Go!! -Zettai Muteki no Tennyotai- (Absolutely Invincible Tennyotai)," the debut song of the new voice actress unit Tennyotai is just posted online. The unit features the four voice actresses from the summer 2014 TV anime Momo Kyun Sword. Check their cute PV after the jump.