The official site for the upcoming 2014 film Detective Conan: Ijigen no Sniper (The sniper from another dimension) has posted a 30 second teaser trailer. It features the series' regular characters and a mysterious sniper who is targeting them. Check the clip after the jump.
The Spanish vocaloid MAIKA once again shows her amazing linguistic competence. Following the Brazilian Portuguese song, her official site has introduced more demo videos in which she is singing in Italian, Catalan, and English. Hit the jump for the latest videos and tell us what you think.
2013 is truly a big year for Linked Horizon. Billboard Japan today announced its yearly charts of 2013 for 11 categories. The top song in the "Hot Animation" category is, one more time, Linked Horizon's "Guren no Yumiya," the 1st OP theme for the Attack on Titan TV anime. Check the top 10 songs after the jump.
The official site for TV anime adaptation of Hiromu Arakawa's farming-themed manga Silver Spoon announced an additional voice cast for the upcoming second season. 27-year-old voice actress Sayuri Yahagi will play Ayame Minamikujyou, a childhood friend of the heroine of the series, Aki Mikage. More details after the jump.
Cospa's moe/bishoujyo specialized brand Nijigen Cospa has started accepting pre-orders for a full graphic T-shirt and hooded windbreakers featuring the five heroines from the ongoing PreCure TV anime series, Dokidoki! PreCure! on its official online store. Check the cute lineup after the jump!
It is reported today that the 12th volume of Hajime Isayama's Attack on Titan manga, which is officially scheduled to be released in Japan on December 9, has 2.2 million copies for its first print run, breaking the 2 million record for the first time. Hit the jump for more details.
Following the photos of the main kaiju Bemularsu two days ago, the official trailer for the highly anticipated tokusatsu film Earth Defense Widow, directed by the legendary cult director Minoru Kawasaki, is finally online! Check the latest trailer filled with kitsch tokusatsu love after the jump.
As reported, the 3D action mobile game Unbreakable Machine-Doll: Facing "Burnt Red" has been available for iPhone and Android since December 6. The official site has posted the second promotional video featuring the characters including some new ones only appear in the game. Check the clip after the jump.
The official YouTube channel for Anime Mirai 2014, a young animator training project funded by the Japanese government's Agency of Cultural Affairs, today posted a 1-minute trailer to introduce the four anime shorts to be screened next March. Check the clip after the jump.
The Hokkaido branch of the Japanese Post Office has started offering an original frame stamp sheet featuring the Silver Spoon anime series since December 2. The 3,000 limited set, which includes a real silver-color spoon, is now available at major post offices in Hokkaido where the story takes place. Hit the jump for more details.
In commemoration of the release of Lupin the 3rd vs. Detective Conan: The Movie in Japan tomorrow, a Tokyo-based company Imperial Enterprises has just released a high-end collaboration wristwatch featuring both series named "Taiketsu no Toki/Face Off" (The time for confrontation). Check the details after the jump.
TechnoAlta is a Japanese amateur engineer group whose motto is "making the world fun by technology." Inspired by Fridgeezoo, they created the Hatsune Miku version reminder gadget that sits in a fridge and talks to you when you open the door. Check the cute promo after the jump.
Japanese record company King Records has posted a live video clip for voice actress/singer Sumire Uesaka's "Kakumei Teki Broadway Shugisha Doumei" on its official YouTube channel. It is the leading track of her upcoming first full album of the same name. Check the clip after the jump!
The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime single/album of November 25-December 1. The number one album of the 48th week of year 2013 is supercell's 3rd album "ZIGAEXPERIENTIA" which includes six anime theme songs by the unit. Check this week's ranking and videos after the jump.
The official site for the 2014 winter TV anime Youkai Watch revealed its main voice cast today. Popular voice actress Haruka Tomatsu voices the protagonist character, a fifth grader boy Keeta Amano who experiences a mysterious youkai world. Hit the jump for more info.