81 Produce, one of the major voice actor agencies based in Tokyo, has announced that it will hold "SUN AUDITION," an open audition that aims to find the members of a new voice actress unit, who have the three skills of acting, singing, and dancing. The winners are guaranteed to make their debut as professional voice actresses. Hit the jump for more details.
As reported, avex pictures held "Pretty Series 10th Anniversary Project NEXT Voice Actor Artist Audition" in March 2021. The winners were guaranteed to make their voice actress debut in the forthcoming TV anime Wacha Primagi! to premiere this fall. Watch the first episode of the web documentary series that follows the audition process after the jump!
Mamoru Hosoda's upcoming film BELLE needs your singing voice! Auditions are underway for singers from around the world, whose voices will be heard in the musically-inspired movie. Hit the jump to find out how to apply!
In commemoration of the 10th-anniversary of the Pretty series, avex pictures will hold an open audition "Pretty Series 10th Anniversary Project NEXT Voice Actor Artist Audition." If you want to make your dream of debuting as a voice actress come true, hit the jump for more details.
In the latest 10th episode of "TOKYO MEW MEW NEW Prologue!" streamed on YouTube last night, the five main voice actresses of the upcoming all-new anime Tokyo Mew Mew New were finally announced. Meet the five VAs who will newly play the Mew Mew girls after the jump!
If you're thinking of debuting as a virtual YouTuber/singer, this could be a great opportunity. Hololive Production, a Tokyo-based entertainment company COVER's virtual Youtuber agency, will hold an open audition for an English-speaking virtual singer for its female group Hololive English. Hit the jump for more details.
The official YouTube channel for the Tokyo Mew Mew franchise has posted the first episode of "TOKYO MEW MEW NEW Prologue!," a documentary program to introduce behind-the-scenes of the audition process for the role of Ichigo Momomiya in the upcoming all-new anime Tokyo Mew Mew New. See how the audition began after the jump! (English sub is available)
The final round of the theme song singer audition for DEEMO THE MOVIE, the forthcoming anime feature film adaptation of Taiwanese company Rayark's rhythm game for smartphone, DEEMO, was held on Anime Expo Lite 2020's official YouTube channel on July 4. From the six finalists, 14-year-old Hinano Takashima was chosen as the winner. Hit the jump for more details.
Pony Canyon announced today that the theme song singer for DEEMO THE MOVIE, the forthcoming anime feature film adaptation of Taiwanese company Rayark's rhythm game for smartphone, DEEMO, will be selected through a global open audition to be held from January to June 2020. The audition will accept participants from all over the world. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime SHIKIZAKURA (Winter Cherry Blossoms) has posted a four-minute introduction video for "JAPANESE DREAM =AX Audition=," a voice cast audition for its English-speaking role to be held at this summer's Anime Expo. The video is guided by virtual YouTuber MIYA KIMINO in English. Learn about the dream project after the jump!
If you really think about it, Asian horror films have all the key ingredients for a perfect anime series. Great visuals, expert character development, and some truly unique and terrifying storylines. Here's a few of Asian horror films that should absolutely be adapted as anime. Wanna know more? Hit the jump to read on!
SHIKIZAKURA (Winter Cherry Blossoms) is a new 12-episode sci-fi action TV anime co-produced by companies in Tokai region, mainly from Aichi Prefecture, which is scheduled to premiere sometime in 2020. An open audition for an English-speaking character in the anime is confirmed to be held at this summer's Anime Expo 2019. Hit the jump for more details.
As reported, "Aikatsu Friends! Miracle Voice Actress Audition" has been accepting entries for voice actresses to voice and sing as new idol characters. To promote the second open audition, the Aikatsu! franchise's official YouTube channel has started streaming a behind-the-scene clip from the first audition last year featuring its two winners, Akane Matsunaga and Yui Ninomiya, who are playing the main characters in the ongoing TV anime Aikatsu Friends!
The official website for Aikatsu Friends!, the ongoing third installment of BN Pictures' idol-themed anime franchise Aikatsu!, announced on August 10 that it will hold an open audition for a voice actress to voice and sing as a new idol character. Any nationality is allowed to apply (Japanese conversation skills are required). Hit the jump for more details.