No one can deny the power of the fujoshi. From butlers to basketball players, princes to personified countries, anime aimed at girls is on the rise - something that not everyone is pleased about. Which anime beloved by women annoys the boys the most? Check out the ranking after the jump.
Radio Kaikan in Akihabara is a famous landmark that has appeared in many anime such as Steins;Gate and the site is currently undergoing a major renovation of its main building. To cover up the unappealing construction walls, all 7 princes from Uta No Prince Sama came to the rescue and the resulting art is attracting many fans to the wall, including a surprise guest for a special collaboration. Check out the photos after the jump!
The idol group STARISH, featured in Uta No Prince Sama have been releasing songs and the sales are nothing short of remarkable in Japan. One of the STARISH members is Hijirikawa Masato or "Dam-sama" for his fans who is voiced by Suzumura Kenichi, scored the Oricon Daily #1 spot on the daily chart on May 8th. More details after the jump.
Season two of the kira kira sparkly male idol anime known as Uta no Prince Sama is currently streaming on Crunchyroll, and starting tomorrow...season one is joining the catalog as well! Read on for full details!
Sentai Filmworks has announced that they have picked up the license for Uta no Prince Sama 2. Direction and series composition are by Koh Yuh (Loveless, Angelic Layer) with character designs by Mitsue Mori and music by Elements Garden (Love, Election & Chocolate, Bodacious Space Pirates). It is available through select digital outlets with a home video release to follow later this year. More after the jump.
April 21st is a shared birthday for two voice actors, Katsuyuki Konishi and Hiro Shimono! Konishi visited the US a few times and some of you may have met him at conventions. Shimono is famous for his love of Karaage, Japanese fried chicken, other than his acting. Come celebrate their birthdays after the jump!
Sometimes fans get to enjoy the singing talents of certain voice actors in the openings and endings of anime and character songs, and many of them display great singing skills. Goo Ranking posted the result of the Top 10 Voice Actors Who Can Sing, as voted on by NTT customers in Japan. See the result after the jump!
As previously reported, Ittoki Otoya, the red one from Uta No Prince Sama 2000% is celebrating his birthday on the 11th and as soon as 4/11 hits Japan, a lot of Otoya fans posted their birthday wishes on Twitter. Meanwhile, some royal fans are quietly celebrating their master's birthday. It's Kayneth Archibald El-Melloi from Fate/Zero, who also celebrates a birthday today. See how different fans celebrate their favorite characters' birthdays after the jump.
Are you ready? Have you watched the first episode of the Uta No Prince Sama second season on Crunchyroll yet? With all the excitement, Kotobukiya in Akihabara kicked off a celebration week for ST☆RISH's Ittoki Otoya whose birthday is on the 11th. See the photos of the handmade cake after the jump!
Another spring 2013 anime simulcast announcement is out of the gate at Crunchyroll, and starting tomorrow, the male idol extravaganza known as Uta no Prince Sama 2 joins the lineup. Read on for more details!
In anticipation for the second season of anime, a new teaser video for Utano Prince Sama MajiLOVE 2000% was released at the end of the Nico Nico marathon broadcast of the first season in Japan. Click for the video!
Uta No Prince Sama campaign posters are appearing around 13 different locations in Japan according to their home town (except for a few, who are not from Japan!). The campaign started on March 4th, Japan time and photos are coming in via Twitter. Click to see the new posters!
Now it's the Prince's turn to return the favor! While the fans anxiously wait for the anime's second season, Uta No Prince Sama will debut newly designed mug cups on March 14th, which is White Day! Click to see all 7 designs!
Shining Office surprised fans with a day with the idols again! Uta No Prince Sama's official twitter accounts tweeted for 24 hours to spend the special day with their fans. Click to see what happened!
Ichibankuji is set to release their Uta No Prince Sama Maji LOVE 1000% prizes on February 16th at select convenience stores and anime shops in Japan. Check out the prizes after the jump!