The official website for SuzakiNishi The Animation, the upcoming TV anime inspired by the internet radio program featuring anime voice actress Aya Suzaki and Asuka Nishi, has opened with its main character visual by Yumi Shimizu (Locodol). Check the latest information after the jump.
The August 2015 issue of Kodansha's monthly shoujo manga magazine ARIA, officially published today on June 27, announced a TV anime adaptation of Akira Hiyoshimaru's love comedy series Hatsukoi Monster is in the works. Check the magazine's 5th anniversary video announcing the news after the jump.
The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime singles/albums for the week of June 15-21. The number one album of the 24th week of the year 2015 was 4,320-yen three-disc best album "PriPara Music Collection DX." Check this week's ranking and videos after the jump.
Following 21-year-old Yutaro Watanabe as Toshinari Seki, it is also confirmed that 20-year-old actress Fumika Shimizu is cast as the female protagonist Rumi Yokoi in the upcoming live-action TV drama adaptation of Takuma Morishige's school comedy manga Tonari no Seki-kun. Check her visuals after the jump.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Kugane Maruyama's dark fantasy light novel series Overlord today posted a 90-second promotional video. It introduces the OP song "Clattanoia" performed by OxT (Masayoshi Oishi x Tom-H@ck) for the first time. Check the latest clip after the jump.
Frontier Works has posted a video preview for "Hetalian☆Jet" by Italy (Daisuke Namikawa), the theme song for the latest anime series Hetalia The World Twinkle, along with a preview for the third character song CD featuring France (Masaya Onosaka) and England (Noriaki Sugiyama). Check their songs after the jump!
Cinema Today has posted a one-minute trailer for the director's cut edition of Mamoru Oshii's live-action feature film The Next Generation -Patlabor- Shuto Kessen, which features Rei Haibara, the terrorist pilot of JGSDF's latest Gray Ghost stealth combat helicopter, including her mysterious past. Check the latest clip after the jump.
The official website for the upcoming first solo exhibition of popular manga artist Ume Aoki, best known as the author of the Hidamari Sketch manga series and the original character designer for the Puella Magi Madoka Magica anime, today updated with a main visual newly drawn by her. Check the latest information after the jump.
Shueisha has posted a 30-second CM for the upcoming 78th volume of Eiichiro Oda's internationally popular manga series One Piece, to be released in Japan on July 3. The video also announces the series' recent listing on the Guinness World Records. Check the clip after the jump.
The official website for anime voice actress/singer Nana Mizuki has posted a CD jacket photo for her upcoming 33rd single "Exterminate." The song will be featured as the OP theme for the TV anime third season Symphogear GX, in which she will also reprise her role as Tsubasa Kazanari. Check the latest information after the jump.
Tokyo-based mobile software company jig.jp today announced the result of its latest survey targeting male and female Japanese otaku who were the users of its free market app Otamart. The question was "Who is your ideal bride/bridegroomdo?" Check the result after the jump.
Hobby Japan's online store today started accepting pre-orders for Amakuni's upcoming 1/6th scale character figure of Hestia, the main heroine of Fujino Omori popular light novel series Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?. Check the details after the jump.
One of the well-received attractions at the Tokyo One Piece Tower theme park, opened on March 13, is the "Welcome to Tongari Mystery Tour" live show performed by the real actors on stage. Its official YouTube channel has posted a 90-second PV for the show. Check the video after the jump.
To promote the release this Saturday, the official website for the Attack on Titan anime project today posted an over three-minute PV for the second compilation film Attack on Titan: Jiyuu no Tsubasa featuring the theme song "Jiyuu no Daishou" performed by Linked Horizon. Check the clip after the jump.
The official Twitter account for Houbunsha's Manga Time Kirara has confirmed that the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Gotoji's school comedy manga Unhappy♪ is animated by Tokyo-based production company Silver Link., which recently worked on Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya and Non Non Biyori. Hit the jump for more information.