Several popular manga artists have recently offered their unique spins on game phenomenons that inspired winter 2015 anime. Squid Girl author Masahiro Anbe has been posting his take on The IdolM@ster - Cinderella Girls, particularly "Sexy Cat" Miku Maekawa. Meanwhile Takashi Shiina, author of Zettai Karen Children started off with an alternative version of the Sega KanColle arcade game, then went dark with his interpretation of sunken versions of the KanMusu
Following guest appearances by Shizuka and Mirai in previous offerings The IdolM@ster: All For One completes Million Live!'s core trio with DLC pack eight's introduction of Ibuki Tsubasa (voiced by Machico). This update for the PS3 idol-raising simulation/rhythm game is scheduled for December 25. Check it out after the jump.
Namco's Nipponbashi store in Osaka-city is known for its huge arcade game selection featuring popular anime series such as The Idolm@ster and Love Live!. You can check Banpresto's latest prizes in the store's display section including cute character figures wearing the stage costumes and deformed plush dolls. Hit the jump for the photo report!
The first live concerts by the voice actresses of the The Idolm@ster Million Live! social game series without any other groups were held at Nakano Sunplaza in Tokyo on June 7 and 8. Lantis has posted two trailers for the upcoming Blu-ray discs containing their two-day performance with the packed fans. Check the clips after the jump!
Following the first trailer posted in July, Nippon Columbia has announced that it will release new PVs for the upcoming "The Idolm@ster Cinderella Girls 1st Live Wonderful M@gic!!" Blu-ray in three weeks in a row. The 10-minute first video "CINDERELLA GIRLS for Cute!" is already available on the web. Check the clip after the jump.
Along with the introduction of new song "Fate of the World," vocal idol Mirai Kasuga from mobile game THE iDOLM@STER: Million Live! joins with the 765PRO girls for THE iDOLM@STER ONE FOR ALL's 6th DLC catalog, set to be released for the PlayStation 3 game on October 28th. Get a look after the jump.
According to the latest Oricon weekly sales charts, the special edition of the Blu-ray disc of The Idolm@ster Movie: Kagayaki no Mukogawa e! film, which was released in Japan on October 8, sold an impressive 63,000 units in its first week, easily becoming the top-selling Blu-ray of the week. Hit the jump for more details.
The web voting is done, and at a ceremony at this weekend's Machi Asobi anime event, prominent magazine Newtype has awarded their fan selected prizes to 2013-2014 anime. Check out the Kill La Kill and iM@s dominated results after the jump.
The official website for The Idolm@ster anime series announced yesterday that the total gross of The Idolm@ster Movie: Kagayaki no Mukogawa e!, including its VideoM@ster edition released on September 19, has reached 765,217,400 yen (about 7.08 million dollars) on 521,436 ticket sales. Hit the jump for more details.