Though we all have our own favorite anime soundtracks, there's a difference between a simply great song and a song that's actually part of the storytelling. Today on Why It Works, let's explore how a few great directors use music to actually tell their stories, be it through musically inclined characters or simply inspired musical choices!
Shinichiro Watanabe is a household name amongst anime fans, with his classics like Cowboy Bebop and Samurai Champloo inspiring a whole generation of fandom. But Watanabe's work since has been equally compelling, and this spring, all of his influences will collide in the new Carole & Tuesday. Today let's explore the career of this anime titan, and try to figure out what we can expect from his latest show!
Stealers of secrets, openers of doors, destroyers of firewalls, and masters of the web. Hackers are a standby in any action series taking place anywhere from the modern day to the far future, serving as operators and plot devices to keep stories moving. Anime-Planet has put it to a vote to let fans decide which they most love and hate, so hit the jump to see the top 5 loved and hated hackers!
Crunchyroll continued to "unwrap the holidays" this week with the addition of more titles to the catalog. The latest series include Noragami, PSYCHO-PASS 2, Gonna Be the Twin-Tail!!, Terror in Resonance, and Yurikuma Arashi. Check out the details for each after the jump.
NEGA has released a main visual for the upcoming stage play adaptation of the 2014 TV anime Terror in Resonance, featuring its four main cast: Ryunosuke Matsumura (Nine), Mashu Ishiwatari (Twelve), Mugumi Han (Five), and Misaki Momose (Lisa Mishima). Check the cast visuals and an interview video with Momose after the jump.
Following Nine by Ryunosuke Matsumura and Twelve by Mashu Ishiwatari, NEGA has also released two more cast visuals from the upcoming stage play adaptation of the 2014 TV anime Terror in Resonance, Five portrayed by 26-year-old Megumi Han and Clarence by Chad Mullane. Check the latest visuals after the jump.
NEGA has released two cast visuals from the upcoming stage play adaptation of the 2014 TV anime Terror in Resonance, Nine portrayed by Ryunosuke Matsumura (Yukimura Sanada in Sengoku Basara) and Twelve by Mashu Ishiwatari (Takehi Momoshiro in The Prince of Tennis Musical). Check their visuals after the jump.
FUNimation is kicking off their 2016 with a January 19th DVD/Blu-ray set of summer 2014's Shinichirō Watanabe terrorism drama Terror in Resonance, previously simulcast by the distributor. Now available for pre-order, they've posted a preview of the English dub along with a cast listing. See who's who after the jump.
It is confirmed that a stage play adaptation of the 2014 TV anime Terror in Resonance is in the works for March 2016. Megumi Han and Mitsuaki Kanuka will play their anime characters on the stage as well. Check a CM announcing the main cast after the jump.
FUNimation is kicking off their 2016 home video plans with January releases of 2013's season one of Yasuhisa Hara's Chinese Warring States period historical fiction Kingdom and 2014's summer 2014's Shinichirō Watanabe terrorism drama Terror in Resonance. Both were previously simulcast by the distributor. More after the jump.
FUNimation has opened 2015 with the announcement of home video release plans for Noragami, Danganronpa, Buddy Complex, Nobunagun, Daimidaler: Prince VS. Penguin Empire, Terror in Resonance, Maken-Ki! Two, selector infected WIXOSS and selector spread WIXOSS, coming during the new year and possibly beyond. More after the jump.
Noitamina's official YouTube channel has posted a four-minute video report of the world premieres of the summer 2014 TV anime Terror in Resonance, which were held at Anime Expo in Los Angeles and Japan Expo in Paris simultaneously on July 5. Check the video from the two largest anime events after the jump.
A preview for Terror in Resonance aka Zankyō no Terror (Echo's Terror) aka Terror in Tokyo for on alt-audience anime block Noitamina today. Along with this, the site for the series that reunites director Shinichiro Watanabe with Cowboy Bebop and Macross Plus composer Yoko Kanno and Samurai Champloo character designer Kazuto Nakazawa was updated with character design previews and theme song news. Get a look after the jump.
FUNimation has announced plans to simulcast Terror in Resonance, this summer's series from alt-audience anime block Noitamina that reunites director Shinichiro Watanabe with Cowboy Bebop and Macross Plus composer Yoko Kanno along with Samurai Champloo character designer Kazuto Nakazawa. More after the jump.