To promote the ongoing rerun of the TV anime first season and the launch of the forthcoming second season, Tokyo Anime Center, located on the fourth floor of the Akihabara UDX building, is now holding an exhibition dedicated to Bushiroad's Luck & Logic franchise from April 19 to May 8. Check the photo report after the jump!
The official website for the Love Live! Sunshine!! project today released a two-minute new PV to introduce all nine members of the new school idol unit Aqours. The site also updated with a new main visual and announced the main staff for the upcoming TV anime slated for this summer. Check the latest information after the jump.
Bandai Visual today posted a two-minute anime music video for "Tsuioku no Kanata" (Beyond the Reminisce), an image song for the 2015 fall TV anime Comet Lucifer performed by four-member Japanese musical unit fhána. The song was also used as the ED theme for the anime's 9th episode. Check the clip after the jump.
Following the premiere in Tokyo this Monday, Theater Clip has posted a two-minute dress rehearsal video for the second stage play adaptation of Haruichi Furudate's volleyball-themed sports manga Haikyu!!, titled "Hyper Projection Engeki Haikyuu!! Itadaki no Keshiki (A View of the Top)." Check the performance after the jump!
Asahi Shimbun today announced the winners of the 20th Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize. Kei Ichinoseki's kabuki and ukiyoe-themed mystery Hanagami Sharaku and Kiyohiko Azuma's slice-of-life comedy Yotsuba&! were chosen as this year's Manga Grand Prix winners from seven candidates. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for the TV anime adaptation project based on Yumi Nakata's comedy manga Okusama ga Seitokaicho!/My Wife Is the Student Council President! today posted a "No.0" main visual for the upcoming second season, which introduces a new character Honoka Saijo, the president of the photo club. Check the latest information after the jump!
The official website for the upcoming live-action film Death Note Light up the NEW world, a sequel to the two live-action films in 2006 (not to the original manga story), today posted a 30-second teaser introducing its main characters and the new six Death Notes fallen to the human world. Watch the latest clip after the jump!
Kotobukiya has listed two new Cu-poche deformed non-scale figures of Rei Ayanami and Asuka Shikinami Langley from the Evangelion Rebuild film series. The line was launched in April 2013 and has released many figures from popular anime titles including The [email protected], Madoka Magica, KanColle, and Girls und Panzer. Check the details of the cute figures after the jump.
The official website for the upcoming two-part Danganronpa 3 TV anime project announced today that, in addition to the previously confirmed Mirai-hen/Future Volume, Zetsubo-hen/Despair Volume will also premiere in the same week of July. Hit the jump for more details.
Japanese figure maker Good Smile Company announced today that, in cooperation with Crypton Future Media and Nitroplus, a part of the sale of its upcoming two figures will be donated to the victims of the recent Kumamoto Earthquake via its Cheerful JAPAN! charity project. Hit the jump for more details.
Following the first season's instrumental ED song "The Beginning" featuring his guitar, Yohsuke Yamamoto again provides the ED song "ALL-WAYS" for the ongoing second season of the Concrete Revolutio TV anime. 27-year-old singer Nami Tamaki, best known for her Gundam Seed/Gundam Seed Destiny songs, joins the new ED. Check the MV after the jump.
Even after the record-breaking opening weekend, the 20th Detective Conan film, Meitantei Conan: Jyunkoku no Nightmare/Detective Conan: Pure Black Nightmare is still going strong at Japanese box office, taking first place again with 679,206,300 yen on 522,023 admissions in its second weekend. Hit the jump for more details.
The Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department has confirmed that Japanese actor/comedian/choreographer Ken Maeda passed away at 01:26, today. He was best known as the choreographer of the PreCure TV anime ED songs and the voice of Kaoru-chan in the 6th TV series Fresh PreCure! He was 44. Hit the jump for more details.
Bandai's official online store Premium Bandai today starts accepting pre-orders for a three-character figure set including Boruto Uzumaki, the protagonist of the 2015 summer anime film Boruto -Naruto The Movie-, his father Naruto Uzumaki and his master Sasuke Uchiha, for a September 2016 release. Check the details after the jump.
The official website for 36-year-old singer/voice actress Maaya Sakamoto announced today that her next 27th single song "Million Clouds" will be featured as the OP theme for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Kozue Amano's scuba diving-themed manga series Amanchu!, which is scheduled to premiere this July. Hit the jump for more details.