Following the successfully ended 10 stages in Tokyo this month, the musical adaptation of Osamu "God of Manga" Tezuka's classic manga Ribbon no Kishi/Princess Knight will move to Osaka, performing seven times at Theater BRAVA! from December 3 to 6. The musical's official website has posted a new TV spot for it. Check the clip after the jump.
The first chapter of the six-part project Digimon Adventure Tri., "Saikai" (Reunion), was finally released in Japan last Saturday, November 21. In spite of its very limited release only with 10 theaters, it earned an impressive 59 million yen on 36,000 admissions in its first weekend. Hit the jump for more details.
Via its character figure brand Funny Knights, Aoshima Bunka Kyozai will release a 1/7th scale PVC character figure of Sharo Kirima from the Is the Order a Rabbit?? anime series in May 2016. Check the product photos after the jump.
The official website for two-member anime voice actress unit petit milady has released two CD jacket photos of their upcoming new album "Mille Mercis" to be released on December 23, 2015. The two members, Aoi Yuuki and Ayana Taketatsu, have also posted a message video to the fans from the photo session.
Nine days before the release in Japan on December 5, the official website for Kyoto Animation's upcoming film High☆Speed! - Free! Starting Days - posted a 25-second eighth special character PV featuring Sosuke Yamazaki, a best friend of Rin Matsuoka. Check the latest clip after the jump.
To promote its next-generation A-Class, Mercedes-Benz Japan today started a new marketing campaign "Next Stage with YOU," posting 3D anime CMs featuring the three-members of Japanese techno pop girls unit Perfume. Check the clips after the jump.
German-based plush toy company Steiff is producing teddy bears inspired by Duralumin, which appears in Kiyohiko Azuma's Yotsuba&! manga series as the protagonist Yotsuba's friend teddy bear. Movic will start accepting orders for the 45,360 yen (370 US dollars) limited edition items on December 1. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for the upcoming live-action drama adaptation of Matsukoma (story) and Hashimoto (art)'s comedy manga series Nietzsche-sensei ~Conveni ni, Satori Sedai no Shinjin ga Maiorita~/Mr. Nietzsche in the Convenience Store has updated with visuals of its eight main cast. Check the latest information after the jump.
One of the excitements in the current 2016 season session of the Aikatsu! Data Carddass game is a special tie-up with the most famous vocaloid character, Hatsune Miku. The franchise's official YouTube channel has posted a music video of "Idol Katsudou!" featuring her performance and singing. Check the clip after the jump!
The updated official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Sui Futami's comedy manga series Mahou Shoujo Nante Mouiidesukara. (I've Had Enough of a Magical Girl.) today announced that it will premiere on Tokyo MX and Sun TV in January of 2016, also posting its anime character visuals. Check the latest information after the jump.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Natume Akatsuki's fantasy comedy light novel series Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! (Gifting this Wonderful World with Blessings!) today announced its premiere schedule and four additional voice cast. Check the latest information after the jump!
The official website for the upcoming four-episode TV anime Kono Danshi, Mahou ga Oshigoto Desu. (This Boy, Works with Magic), the 5th "Kono Dan." series produced by CoMix Wave Films, opened today, announcing its director and two main voice cast. Check the latest information after the jump.
Following "Suki datte Ienakute" last week, the official website for 17 years and 8,306 days old anime voice actress Yukari Tamura has also released a full live clip of "Pleasure treasure," to promote her latest 16th live DVD/Blu-ray "LOVE ♡ LIVE *Sunny side Lily*" just released today in Japan. Check her live performance after the jump!
Following the main six revealed early this month, the official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Ao Jumonji's fantasy light novel series Hai to Gensou no Grimgal/Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash today announced four additional voice cast and their anime visuals. Check the latest information after the jump.
Footwear company Reebok will release two collaboration sneakers with the Yowamushi Pedal anime series from its casual line Reebok CLASSIC's Frylite in February 2016. They use the uniform colors of the two high schools in the story, Sohoku High and Hakone Academy, as their main motifs. Check the product photos after the jump.