The official website and Twitter for the anison duo ClariS has posted their new character visual for their next double A-side 21st single "Alicia / Signal." It is drawn by Otohiko Takano, who has provided their official illustrations since November 2014. Meet Clara and Karen in the new visual after the jump!
The official Twitter for FLIPFLOPs' supernatural battle manga Darwin's Game announced that the publisher Akita Shoten has decided to reprint the series in large quantities and that the series will have more than four million copies in print in Japan. Its latest 19th volume released last month has already gotten a second reprint. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for the winter 2020 TV anime Science Fell in Love, So I Tried to Prove it, Rikekoi for short, announced today that the anime (including its all 12 episodes and PVs) was viewed more than ten million times only in five days since its launch on China's largest legal anime streaming platform bilibili. Hit the jump for more details.
On the song's release day in Japan, Japanese rap duo chelmico also posted a music video for their latest digital single song "Easy Breezy" on their official YouTube channel. The song is now featured as the OP theme for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Sumito Oowara's Keep Your Hands off Eizouken! manga. Watch the clip filled with energetic chaos after the jump!
At the same time with the broadcast of its second episode in Japan, Pony Canyon's official anime YouTube channel started streaming a two-and-half minute special music video for "Zutto ChamJam," an insert song performed by the seven-member underground idol unit ChamJam from the winter 2020 TV anime If My Favorite Pop Idol Made It to the Budokan, I would Die, OshiBudo for short. Watch the special clip featuring the members' self-introductions after the jump!
On the CD release day of her fifth single song "Unbreakable" in Japan, 27-year-old anime voice actress Aoi Yuki held a mini-concert event at Ikebukuro Sunshine City's Fountain Plaza in Tokyo. More than 1,000 fans gathered to see her live performance. Check out photos from the event after the jump.
In the midnight of January 15, the Eizouken niwa Te wo Dasuna! / Keep Your Hands off Eizouken! manga author Sumito Oowara posted a passionate message to recommend watching the TV anime adaptation's next third episode on his official Twitter account, calling it "An incredible episode of the incredible series." Hit the jump for more details.
After dominating its daily sales charts for five consecutive days from January 7 to 11, as expected, Poppin'Party's double A-side 15th single "Initial / Yume wo Uchinuku Shunkan ni!" landed on No.1 on Oricon's weekly single sales charts by selling 27,000 units in its first week. It becomes the unit's first No.1 single on the weekly charts in their five-year activities. Learn more after the jump.
The official website for the winter 2020 TV anime HeyaCamp / ROOM CAMP has announced that its DVD/Blu-ray is set to be released in Japan on May 27, 2020. In addition to the TV anime's 12 episodes, the disc also includes a newly-produced original episode "Sauna to Gohan to Sanrin Bike" (Sauna and Meal and Three-Wheeled Motorcycle). Hit the jump for more details.
Crunchyroll has another show joining its Winter 2020 Anime Lineup today. This time it's ARP Backstage Pass, which will be available to members today at 8:30am Pacific Time. Read on for more.
Following the clip for "Yosoku Funou Days," 32-year-old voice actress Mai Fuchigami has also posted a 100-second music video for another song from her double A-side fourth single, "Valentine Hunter," on Lantis' official YouTube channel. Watch how she enjoys cake decoration for Valentine's Day after the jump!
The official YouTube channel for 36-year-old voice actor Mamoru Miyano has started streaming a four-minute music video for his 18th single song "LAST DANCE." The jazzy tune is now featured as the ED theme for the ongoing TV anime In/Spectre, in which he is also cast as its male protagonist Kuro Sakuragawa. Check out the crossover jazz song after the jump!
Anison duo ClariS announced today that the first press limited edition of their next double A-side 21st single "Alicia / Signal" will come with a bonus drama CD that contains an original story. This is the first time that they have performed as voice actresses. Hit the jump for more details.