Following the poster visual, the official website for the trilogy anime film project based on Shuichi Shigeno's street car racing manga Initial D today posted a 30-second teaser for the upcoming second chapter Shin Gekijo-ban Initial D: Legend 2-Tousou-. Check the latest clip after the jump!
It is confirmed today that two newly-enrolled students, Madoka Amahane (CV: Yuuki Takada) and Rin Kurosawa (Chihiro Kawakami) will join the ongoing TV anime Aikatsu! from its 127th episode to be aired on April 2. The current protagonist Akari Ozora and her friends will also move up to the second grade. Hit the jump for more details.
Pony Canyon has posted a 100-second clip of voice actress Yoko Hikasa's "Brighter Day," from her upcoming 2nd live DVD/Blu-ray "Le Tour de Couleur" to be released in Japan on March 18. Check her latest live performance after the jump.
Following 28-year-old actress Anne as the main heroine Oei, more voice cast for acclaimed anime director Keiichi Hara's latest feature Sarusuberi are announced today. 52-year-old actor Yutaka Matsushige who has no anime voice acting experience will voice the famous ukiyo-e painter Hokusai Katsushika. Check the cast list after the jump.
Warner Brothers Japan's official YouTube anime channel has posted a new 15-second CM for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of the cooking-themed manga Shokugeki no Soma, featuring a narration by Risa Taneda as the main heroine Erina Nakiri. Check her voice after the jump!
The OP/ED artists for the upcoming TV anime Houkago no Pleiades/Wish Upon the Pleiades were announced yesterday. A Nico Nico Douga's popular Uttatemita singer Kano sings the OP "Stella-rium" as her first anime song, while the ED "Koko kara, Kanata kara" is performed by voice actress unit fragments. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime Show By Rock!!, which is based on Sanrio's smartphone game app of the same name, today updated with a 30-second new PV, its OP/ED theme songs, premiere schedule and main staff list. Check the latest information after the jump.
On today February 27, popular anime voice actress/singer Yukari Tamura turns 17 years and 264 months old! Illustrator Aoi Nishimata, who is well known for her works for the Shuffle! game series, has posted a celebration illustration for Yukari Hime (Princess Yukari). Check it after the jump.
The three main voice cast for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Cucuri's mystery game app for Android/iOS, Vampire Holmes are officially announced today. Yoshinobu Sena who has played the title character Holmes will reprise the role in the anime as well. Check the latest information after the jump.
Aichi-based glasses/contact lens company Nihon Optical today started offering five types of collaboration PC glasses with popular anime series Sword Art Online at the price of 4,980 yen (about 42 US dollars) on its official online store Heart Up. Check the details of the SAO models after the jump!
Lantis has posted a short version PV for popular anime voice actress/singer Ryoko Shintani's upcoming 18th single "STARting -from rebirth-" on its official YouTube channel. Her official website has also announced the schedule for her April tour. Check her latest information after the jump.
The official website for Bushiroad's Detective Opera Milky Holmes franchise confirmed today that a project for a possible anime film has been launched. But it also announced that they need support from the fans to realize its production. More details after the jump.
It is officially announced today that the limited edition of the upcoming 8th volume of Sakae Esuno's sci-fi action manga series Big Order will come with a Blu-ray disc of a newly-produced anime episode telling "an another story" based on the world of the manga. Hit the jump for more details.
Lantis has posted two preview videos for the latest character duet song series from the ongoing TV anime Kuroko's Basketball, featuring Kensho Ono (Tetsuya Kuroko) and Kenichi Suzumura (Atsushi Murasakibara), Yuuki Ono (Taiga Kagami) and Kisho Taniyama (Tatsuya Himuro). Check their duet songs after the jump!
The official website for popular anime voice actress Kana Hanazawa has announced her highly anticipated 3rd album "Blue Avenue" will be released on April 22 and she will perform at five locations in her 2015 tour including her first Budokan concert on May 3. Check her latest information after the jump.