Lantis has posted a short preview for "Utopia," an anime short starring the heroines from P.A.WORKS' three popular TV anime series, True Tears, Hanasaku Iroha, and Tari Tari. The short is included in the upcoming 4-disc Blu-ray set "True Tears x Hanasaku Iroha x Tari Tari Joint Festival." Check the clip after the jump.
Section23 has laid out their anime release plans for this June, with some good news for folks looking for a disc copy of some popular titles, including Tari Tari, Mysterious Girlfriend X and Dusk Maiden of Amnesia. Get the details after the jump.
Spring is shaping up to be a busy season for anime cross-promotion events. Last month we found out that The World God Only Knows will be teaming up with Hayate the Combat Butler for an April event. Now, it turns out that Nyarko-san and Oreshura will be re-teaming for a stage event featuring the cast at late March's Anime Content Expo. Meanwhile PA Works will be having a mega-crossover concert for their anime in April. More after the jump.
In addition to incorporating plenty of real locations, the recent Tari Tari anime series featured the singing of a real high school chorus. Heaping honors on top of fame, the featured Makuhari Sogo High School Chorus Club took home the gold medal at last weekend's NHK National School Music Competition. See their performance after the jump.
Good Smile Company has a new slate sure to excite fans of cute figures. There's a newly released set of 'Dessert Witch' Charlotte for the mini super deformed Puella Magi Madoka Magica Nendoroid Petites, while Leonmitchelli Galette boosts the ranks of Dog Days' Nendoroid and Tari Tari joins the super deformed line-up with Wakana Sakai in her school uniform. Get a look after the jump.
Dakimakura connoisseurs will have two material choices for a hug pillow featuring Tari Tari's equestrian/archer Sawa Okita. COSPA's polyester twill version is scheduled to be released in December for 8,400yen ($108) while their smooth knit goes for 9,450yen ($120). Meanwhile, Broccoli is the latest to reveal an Oda Nobuna hug pillow, with Katsuie Shibata going on sale in November. Get a look after the jump.
Geestore Osaka Annex in Otaroad, Osaka-city, is now holding a special exhibition featuring the TV anime series Tari Tari, which is now available on Crunchyroll. You can check a lot of production materials and limited character goods from the series. Hit the jump for the photo report!
The "Dangerous" series of MAD Japanese videos continues this week with Nero's fan edit of a chorus of verbal abuse from Tari Tari. Get a look at musical insults after the jump.
In time for an evening meal, we've rounded up a look at the latest anime food promotions. Good Smile Cafe has new dishes based on Tari Tari and Accel World, while Noitamina Cafe Theater now has an AnoHana menu and Akihabara's Royal Host is cosplaying as Wagnaria from Working!! again. Get a look after the jump.
Recently, Crunchyroll News posted a Google Map which fans were using to plot the real Enoshima locations used as references in the Tari Tari anime. Not only has that map been maintained and updated, fans are already making otaku pilgrimages. See one fan's trip after the jump.