"file(N): project PQ" is Toei Animation's original anime film project scheduled to be released in spring of 2016. It has recently collaborated with Yahoo!Japan, posting a 3DCG dance PV and its lesson videos on the site's kids section. Check the studio's latest 3DCG clip after the jump.
It is officially confirmed that the highly anticipated second TV anime adaptation of Atto's comedy manga series Non Non Biyori, titled Non Non Biyori Repeat, is set for this July. One month ahead of its premiere, an advance screening event will be held in Tokyo on June 14. Check the latest information after the jump.
It was officially announced that two Toyota 86 cars decorated with a Takumi Fujiwara sticker on its front will officially compete in Kuma Kougen Rally, the second race of the 2015 Japanese Rally Championship, in Ehime prefecture on May 8-10. Check the making video of the panda-colored car after the jump.
According to the latest survey by JAniCA (Japan Animation Creators Association), which was conducted by the request of the Japanese Agency for Cultural Affairs, the average annual income of a Japanese animator is about 1.1 million yen (about 9,200 US dollars). Hit the jump for more details.
It is officially announced today, April 28, that Keiji Fujiwara and Yui Makino are cast as the protagonist Ushio's father Shigure Aotsuki and his schoolmate Reiko Hanyuu, respectively, in the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Kazuhiro Fujita's Ushio to Tora (Ushio and Tora) manga. Check the latest information after the jump.
Following the announcement for their voice cast, the official website for the multimedia franchise Venus Project has posted visuals for the three main characters of the upcoming yet-titled TV anime project, which is scheduled to be aired this July. Check the latest information after the jump.
Lantis has posted a short music video for anison singer Shuhei Kita's upcoming 10th single "Rise of Souls." It is featured as the OP theme song for Battle Spirits: Burning Soul, the ongoing 7th TV anime based on Bandai's trading card game series Battle Spirits. Check the clip after the jump.
27-year-old anime voice actor Miyu Irino, best known as Haku in Spirited Away and Nuts in Yes! PreCure 5, will release his fifth mini album "Boku no Mitsuketa Mono" (A Thing I found) from Bandai Visual's Kiramune label in May 8. Check the details and a CM after the jump.
As part of The Idolm@ster franchise's 10th anniversary project, full color T-shirts and sport towels featuring the 13 members of 765PRO ALLSTARS will be available at Premium Bandai and LaLaBit Market in June, and the stores starts accepting pre-orders today, April 27. Check the details after the jump.
Victor Entertainment has posted a two-minute short music video for six-member girls rock band Gacharic Spin's 2nd major single "Don't Let Me Down," which has been used as the ED song for Dragon Ball Z Kai since its 147th episode. Check the clip featuring 65-year-old professional wrestler Genichiro Tenryu after the jump.
Universal Studios Japan, which is located in Konohana-ku, Osaka-city, has announced details of this summer's "One Piece Premiere Summer 2015" live show with a one-minute CM. The new show will feature the three brothers of Ace, Luffy, and Sabo. Check the latest information after the jump.
Following the original PV, Warner Music Japan has also posted the "RIN-NE ver." PV of five-member band Passepied's 4th major single "Tokinowa" (The Ring of Time) featuring anime footage from the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Rumiko Takahashi's latest manga work Kyoukai no Rinne/Rin-ne. Check the new clip after the jump.
Four-member boys band Customi Z has posted a full music video for their 2nd major single "Requiem," now used as the ED song for the ongoing TV anime second season Knights of Sidonia: Battle for Planet Nine, on their official YouTube channel. Check the latest clip after the jump.
It is officially announced on the June 2015 issue of Ichijinsha's Monthly Comic Rex, published today in Japan, that the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Yumi Nakata's erotic comedy manga Okusama ga Seitokaicho!/My Wife Is the Student Council President! is scheduled to premiere this July. Hit the jump for more details.
Hachioji-P, best known for his 2009 Hatsune Miku song "Electric Love," today released his latest song "Marine Dreamin'" digitally via iTunes. It is used as an image song for pachinko company Sankyo's "iMarine Project" featuring its new mascot character iMarine-chan. Check her cute dance after the jump!