Don't touch that dial, folks! "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog" is interrupting your regularly scheduled programming for a retrospective on the food, fantasy, and fun of Princess Connect! Re: Dive, the April 2020 TV anime based on the smartphone RPG by Cygames that is now available with an English language release from Crunchyroll Games. Hit the jump to chow down on adventures with the Gourmet Guild.
The boys will return for one more time. During the broadcast of the final 15th episode "DiSCOVER THE FUTURE" of the TV anime IDOLiSH7 Second BEAT! in Japan on December 27, the production of the third season of TV anime was officially announced. Hit the jump for more!
Some quick news for all you fans of secret manga authors: Kakushigoto, a Spring 2020 TV anime based on the family comedy manga by Koji Kumeta about a father trying to hide his work as a raunchy manga author from his young daughter, is being adapted into a compilation film that will play in Japanese theaters. Hit the jump to learn more.
Previously announced back in January of 2020, a new key visual and the main staff have been revealed for Koi to Yobuniha Kimochi Warui ("It's Gross to Call This Love"), an upcoming TV anime based on the age gap romantic comedy manga by Mogosu about an elite business man who attempts to woo a disinterested high school girl. Hit the jump to learn more.
Following the OP song "Mikakunin Hikousen," Nippon Columbia's official YouTube channel posted a full music video for "Be The Winners," the insert song for the ongoing TV anime Digimon Adventure: performed by singer-songwriter Takayoshi Tanimoto. The song has been used in the anime since its fourth episode aired in Japan on June 28. Check out his strong singing voice after the jump!
Three-piece Japanese rock band Ame no Parade digitally released their latest song "IDENTITY" today and also posted a music video for it on their official YouTube channel. The song is now featured as the second ED theme for the ongoing second season of the TV anime MAJOR 2nd since its 14th episode aired in Japan last Saturday. Check out the clip expressing a fantastic touch after the jump.
THE FIRST TAKE is a social media series featuring Japanese singers and bands performing their music in just one take. Yesterday, Japan's king of love Masayuki Suzuki strolled up to the microphone with Airi Suzuki and sang the opening theme to the second season of KAGUYA-SAMA, amassing over 1 million views already! Jam out after the jump!
On its CD release day in Japan, Nippon Columbia's official YouTube channel has also posted a four-minute full music video for "Mikakunin Hikousen," the OP theme song for the ongoing TV anime Digimon Adventure: performed by 45-year-old singer-songwriter Takayoshi Tanimoto. See his soulful performance in the clip after the jump!
Marvelous' official YouTube channel has started streaming a three-and-half minute music video for 33-year-old singer-songwriter Yusuke Saeki's latest sixth single song "Nanananananana," the OP theme song for the TV anime Yu-Gi-Oh! SEVENS. Taking into consideration the prevention of the spread of the COVID-19, the video was filmed at his home with a total of 16 cameras. Check out his neo-funk sound after the jump!
Nippon Columbia's official YouTube channel has started streaming a three-and-half minute preview video for the three songs to be included in the theme song CD for the ongoing TV anime Digimon Adventure:. In addition to the OP song "Mikakunin Hikousen," you can also check "X-treme Fight," a new insert song used in the anime's latest 10th episode aired in Japan yesterday.
Pony Canyon's official anime YouTube channel has started streaming a four-minute music video for "Bokura ga Hero" (We Are Heroes) performed by the two-member anison unit Da Vinci Poriot, which has been featured as the ED theme for the ongoing TV anime Tomika Kizuna Gattai: EARTH GRANNER since April. Check the two's passionate singing performance after the jump!
It is announced that otaku idol/singer Shoko Nakagawa, nicknamed Shokotan, will sing the new ED theme song "FureFure" (Hurray, Hurray) for Hakushon Daimaou 2020, the ongoing sequel to Tatsunoko Production's classic comedy TV anime. The lyrics of the song is co-written by Yuho Iwasato and Nakagawa herself. Check out Shokotan's message after the jump!
The official Twitter for the TV anime Kiratto Pri☆Chan announced today that it will resume broadcasting in Japan with its 107th episode on July 5, 2020. The broadcast of the idol-themed TV anime's new episodes has been stopped after its 106th episode on April 26 for the safety of program production against the spread of the COVID-19 infection. Hit the jump for more details.
Sony Music Japan's official YouTube channel has posted a live performance clip of Japanese pop singer Masayuki Suzuki's 39th single song "Love Dramatic feat. Ihara Rikka," the OP theme for the KAGUYA-SAMA: LOVE IS WAR TV anime first season. It was filmed at his concert at NHK Hall in Tokyo on June 7, 2019, and the song's duet partner Rikka Ihara made a guest appearance on the stage. Watch their stylish performance after the jump!