In a team-up that seems almost inevitable, the living dead girls of zombie idol group Franchouchou from ZOMBIE LAND SAGA have been tapped to promote the Japanese release of Zombieland: Double Tap, a 2019 horror-comedy film directed by Rubin Fleischer, and the collaboration includes some unexpected results. Hit the jump to learn more.
Halloween is over, but idol music (and zombies) will never die as "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog" continues the Fall 2018 Review with a look back at the original TV anime madness that is ZOMBIE LAND SAGA. Hit the jump to rise up as fan of Franchouchou and help put Saga Prefecture back on the map.
We recently had the wonderful opportunity to interview two of the people behind one of 2018's most beloved anime, Zombie Land Saga! Director Munehisa Sakai and voice actress Maki Kawase talk about the origins of ZLS, how they got into the anime industry, and more!
What do you get when you cross The Bachelorette with In Search of... in animated form? Probably something like Koi to Producer ~EVOLxLOVE~, an upcoming TV anime based on the otome game by Papergames about a young woman who takes over the production of a TV show about people with psychic powers after her father suddenly dies. Hit the jump to learn more.
Original TV anime ZOMBIE LAND SAGA is no stranger to strange promotions, and now the show about the zombie idol group is teaming up with the city of Karatsu in Saga Prefecture with a special collaboration campaign that includes a train decorated with new artwork as well as "pilgrimage sites" around Saga Prefecture. Hit the jump to learn more.
ZOMBIE LAND SAGA concludes today with the release of the 12th and final episode, and to commemorate the event, the horse girls of Team Spica from Umamusume: Pretty Derby are giving Franchouchou a sentai-themed send-off in a special guest illustration from character designer Yousuke Kabashima. Hit the jump to learn more.
If you've been keeping up with ongoing zombie / idol TV anime ZOMBIE LAND SAGA, you've probably seen the living dead girls of Franchouchou shooting a commercial for Drive-In Tori, a real life grilled chicken restaurant in Saga Prefecture. Now the finished CM has been published to the official ZOMBIE LAND SAGA Twitter feed. Hit the jump to nice bird.
October 10, 2018 is World Zombie Day, and undead idol TV anime ZOMBIE LAND SAGA is celebrating with the release of a new key visual that more accurately reflects the tone and tenor of the series. Hit the jump to check it out.