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    Wednesday November 25, 2020
  • Haruhi Suzumiya Posts A "Mysterious Message" Video

    The Japanese message printed on the banners is "I am here."

    One day after the release of the long-awaited 12th volume of Nagaru Tanigawa's Haruhi Suzumiya light novel series, The Intuition of Haruhi Suzumiya, KADOKAWA's anime official YouTube channel posted a two-and-half minute "mysterious message" video introducing an alien language message written on the ground of Tokorozawa Sakura Town in Saitama Prefecture. See it for yourself after the jump!

  • Tuesday November 24, 2020
  • Watch Aya Hirano-Narrated CM for The Intuition of Haruhi Suzumiya Novel

    You can also watch how the Haruhi ukiyo-e woodblock print is created in video

    Welcome back, Haruhi! On the release day of the long-awaited 12th volume of Nagaru Tanigawa's Haruhi Suzumiya light novel series in Japan, Suzumiya Haruhi no Chokkan / The Intuition of Haruhi Suzumiya, KADOKAWA's anime official YouTube channel has started streaming a 15-second CM for the volume narrated by none other than Aya Hirano, the voice of Haruhi Suzumiya in the anime series. Watch the special clip after the jump!

  • Thursday October 15, 2020
  • Yes, That Really Is Aya Hirano in Maesetsu! Opening Act

    The Haruhi and Lucky Star voice actress confirms her role in the new comedy

    Viewers of Maesetsu! Opening Act noticed a familiar voice and face in the first episode, and a certain voice actress has confirmed her involvement! See Aya Hirano's contribution to the new series after the jump.

  • Thursday April 30, 2020
  • Shokotan Takes Up Aya Hirano's Task and Dances Her Own 'Hare Hare Yukai'

    The Haruhiism revolution won't stop

    It's been three days since Aya Hirano sent out the call for people to dance the 'Hare Hare Yukai,' from the ending theme for The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya. Today, Pokémon superfan and cat lover Shoko Nakagawa (also known as Shokotan) heeded the call from the brigade leader and did her best. Check it out after the up!

  • Monday April 27, 2020
  • VAs Tomokazu Sugita and Minoru Shiraishi Join Aya Hirano in Dancing Haruhi's 'Hare Hare Yukai'

    Can we bring the whole cast back together?

    Yesterday, it was Aya Hirano (Haruhi) dancing the 'Hare Hare Yukai' from the 2006 hit anime The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya. Today, Tomokazu Sugita (Kyon) and Minoru Shiraishi (Taniguchi) begrudgingly joined in on the fun while at home. Check out their takes after the jump.

  • Sunday April 26, 2020
  • Haruhi VA Aya Hirano Teaches Others How to Dance the 2006 Meme 'Hare Hare Yukai"

    It's 2006 all over again

    The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya voice actor Aya Hirano has been spending her stay-at-time teaching her followers on Instagram how to dance the 14-year old meme dance and first ending from the hit TV anime, 'Hare Hare Yukai.' Watch and learn how to dance this classic dance after the jump.

  • Saturday April 18, 2020
  • Voice Actors Sing Their Inspiring Anime Themes in Twitter Challenge

    Aya Hirano and Noriko Hidaka are among the challengers so far

    Voice actors are finding their own ways to stay cheerful at home! A new Twitter hashtag is challenging your favorite seiyuu to sing their theme songs. Check out a few after the jump!

  • Monday November 4, 2019
  • Aya Hirano: "I will Continue to Play Haruhi and Konata"

    500 people with ties to Kyoto Animation attended the farewell ceremony last Saturday

    Voice actress/singer Aya Hirano reported on her official blog on November 3 that she attended the first day of "The Ceremony of Farewell and taking over the Will," the farewell ceremony for the 36 victims of the Kyoto Animation arson incident, which was held at Miyakomesse in Kyoto on the day before. Read her thoughts on the studio and her characters after the jump.

  • Monday September 9, 2019
  • Haruhi Suzumiya Voice Actor Aya Hirano Appointed Cool Japan Ambassador

    “Cool Japan” is a Japanese Government initiative to spread “cool” cultural touchstones about Japan to the world

    Aya Hirano, voice of Haruhi from The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, was appointed a “Cool Japan” ambassador by the Japanese Government on September 9. The voice actor is the first Japanese pop culture personality to become an ambassador for the initiative. Hit the jump to learn more!

  • Monday June 3, 2019
  • Haruhi VA Aya Hirano to Hold Her First Concerts in Four Years This August

    Crowdfunding for the anime song concert is set to begin at 21:00 on June 4 (JST)

    30-year-old musical actress/voice actress Aya Hirano, best known as the voice of Haruhi Suzumiya in the Haruhi Suzumiya anime franchise, announced today that she will hold her first live concerts in four years, titled "SPECIAL LIVE 2019~Storm Rider~" and "1st MUSICAL CONCERT 2019~Starry Night~," from August 8 to 17, 2019. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Thursday December 7, 2017
  • Aya Hirano, Tomokazu Sugita Team Up Again for "Nippen no Miko-chan" Anime CM

    Kotaro Ishidate (Tesagure! Bukatsu-mono, Naria Girls) serves as director

    "Nippen no Miko-chan" is the image character for Gakubun General Education Center's correspondence course in ball-point pen penmanship, and she has been featured in the advertisement manga series for it since 1972. For the first time in its 46 years history, an anime TV CM is confirmed to be produced for January 2018. Hit the jump for more details.