After six months hiatus, the official website for the TV anime adaptations based on Roots and Piyo's comedy manga series Teekyu today finally confirmed that its next eighth season will premiere in October 2016. All of the main voice cast, including Kyoko Narumi who recently left Earth Star Entertainment, are scheduled to return. Hit the jump for more details.
Comic Earthstar's official YouTube channel today posted a 30-second clip from the music video for "Hashire! Usakame Koukou Tennis-bu!!," the OP theme song for the ongoing TV anime Usakame, performed by four members of the voice actress idol unit Earth Star Dream. Check their dance in tennis wears after the jump!
Comic Earthstar's official YouTube channel today posted a 15-second CM for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of the Usakame comedy manga series, introducing its OP theme song "Hashire! Usakame Koukou Tennis-bu!!" performed by four members of the voice actress idol unit Earth Star Dream. Check the latest clips after the jump!
Usakame, a spin-off of the popular Teekyu manga and TV anime featuring the girls of the rival tennis team of Usakame High School, will start its Japanese broadcast on Tokyo MX, Sun TV, and other channels beginning on Monday, April 11, 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
29-year-old anime voice actress Kyoko Narumi, best known as Nasuno Takamiya in the Teekyu anime series and its spin-off Takamiya Nasuno Desu!, announced on her official blog today that she will leave her current agency Earth Star Entertainment as of March 31, 2016, then will be a freelancer after that. Hit the jump for more details.
Four-member Japanese rock band GLAY has posted a short version music video for "Kanojo wa Zombie (She is a Zombie), one of the four songs included in their upcoming 53rd single "G4.IV." Answering to the request from the band's guitarist HISASHI, who wrote/composed the song, it is produced as a full animation clip. Check the video after the jump.
Following the premiere in Japan yesterday, Comic Earthstar's official YouTube channel has posted a 90-second anime music video for "Tsuppari-kun vs. Sekitori-man," the theme song for the Teekyu TV anime's seventh season, performed by its four main voice actresses. Check the clip after the jump!
Crunchyroll has continued its winter 2016 anime streaming simulcast announcements with the addition of Teekyu 7. The anime will once again be a series of shorts depicting the hilarious life of Yuri Oshimoto and her friends. More after the jump.
Usakame, a comedic manga that spun-off from Teekyu, is receiving its own TV anime adaptation in 2016 which will feature many of the same staff as the Teekyu anime. Hit the jump to learn more.