A new trailer and the official Japanese broadcast schedule have been published for Voice of Fox (known in Japan as Kitsune no Koe), an upcoming original TV anime about a handsome idol who can't really sing and a "ghost singer" who hides his face behind a fox mask. Hit the jump to check it out.
More cast and staff information as well as the Japanese broadcast schedule have been revealed for Himote House ("Unpopular House"), an upcoming original TV anime comedy about 5 women (and one cat) sharing a home in Nakano, Tokyo. Hit the jump to learn more.
The worlds of anime and Japanese professional wrestling sometimes overlap, and the latest such collaboration involves New Japan Pro-Wrestling star Togi Makabe, who will be appearing as himself in the upcoming 17th episode of CARDFIGHT!! VANGUARD, an ongoing TV anime based on the collectible card battle game published by Bushiroad. Hit the jump to learn more.
Rinshi!! Ekoda-chan ("Near-death!! Ekoda-chan), a 4 panel seinen manga by Yukari Takinami about a young women who cruises through Tokyo's nightlife scene in search of romance, is being adapted into an omnibus format TV anime that will have a different voice cast and production staff for each of its 12 episodes. Hit the jump to learn more.
The contents don't match the packaging in Voice of Fox (known as Kitsune no Koe in Japan), an upcoming original TV anime about a handsome male idol with a lousy singing voice and a mysterious fox-mask clad "ghost singer" who join forces to conquer the entertainment world. Hit the jump to learn more.
Director Kotaro Ishidate (Tesagure! Bukatsumono) is at it again with a new original TV anime entitled Himote House ("Unpopular House") about five young ladies living together at a house in Nagano, Tokyo, and trying to figure out how to become popular with the guys in their lives. Hit the jump to learn more.
Tokyo MX viewers will soon get a taste of "Live Sympathy 2018", a concert event that celebrates the 30th anniversary of Sega's Phantasy Star series of JRPGs, with a special digest version of the concert that will broadcast on June 24, 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.
Yakiniku-ten Sengoku ("Japanese Barbecue Shop Sengoku"), a short form anime from 2017 that was distibuted exclusively on the GANMA! smart phone manga app, is getting new life with a Japanese terrestrial TV broadcast on Tokyo MX beginning on July 03, 2018. Hit the jump for all the juicy details.
A new key visual and the Japanese TV schedule have been revealed for the second season of OneRoom, a "first-person" anime where the viewer takes on the perspective of the protagonist. Hit the jump to learn more.
An action-packed new preview video has been published for Phantom in the Twilight, an upcoming original TV anime produced by Happy Elements that stars a cast of handsome monsters who protect the human world from incursions from the shadow-realm while moonlighting as employees at a midnight cafe. Hit the jump to check it out.
The hard-working felines of Working Buddies! (known as Hataraku Oniisan! in Japan) are coming back for another round of gainful employment in a second season that will begin broadcasting on Tokyo MX and BS Fuji in July of 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.
Voice actors Nobuhiko Okamoto, Shun Horie, and Ayumu Murase are starring in a new live-action TV program entitled Board Game de Asobo ("Let's Play Board Games") that invites guests to experience the wonderful world of tabletop board games and that will broadcast on Tokyo MX in July of 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.
How do otherworldly monsters summoned into being by human fears spend their evenings? By running a cafe, of course! That's the premise of Phantom in the Twilight, an upcoming original TV anime set in modern day London where a small group of handsome demi-humans protect the boundaries between the human world and the shadow-realm all while working at a midnight cafe. Hit the jump to learn more.
Two new cast members have been announced for Akkun to Kanojo ("Akkun and His Girlfriend"), an upcoming short form TV anime based on the "new-generation super tsundere love-comedy" manga by Waka Kakitsubata about a high school couple with seemingly disproportionate levels of affection. Hit the jump to learn more.