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    Monday July 13, 2020
  • School Is in Session in New Love! Live TV Anime Named 'Love Live! Superstar!!'

    More details were also released for the series

    After the trademark was announced a few days ago, it was finally announced that the new Love Live! TV anime – separate from Nijigasaki High School Idol Club – will be called Love Live! Superstar!!. New character sheets were also released for the 5 main girls from Yurigaoka Girl's High School, which can be seen after the jump!

  • Tuesday June 30, 2020
  • Sunrise Trademarks New Love Live! Name 'Love Live! Superstar!!' for Anime and Video Games

    Could Love Live! Superstar!! be the name of the new series?

    In a tease for what might be to come for the Love Live! franchise, the Japan Patent Office today granted five new Love Live! trademarks to anime studio Sunrise based on the name 'Love Live! Superstar!!'. Start dash past the jump to see what the five new trademarks encompass and how it may be part of the new, but yet unnamed Love Live! series!

  • Friday March 20, 2020
  • Whiskey Tango Foxtrot: The Sky-high Harem Shenanigans of Girly Air Force

    When strange invaders appear, call in the Air Force. No, not that Air Force. The other Air Force.

    The Winter 2019 Rewind is going out in a blaze of glory with a look at light novel to anime adaptation Girly Air Force, a 2019 TV anime in which the girls are planes, the planes are girls, and the high school protagonist is in way over his head in a conflict against alien invaders that spans across China and Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday March 12, 2020
  • New Love Live Project's First Full Visual Teases Characters

    Open auditions for the project launched on March 12

    Today saw the open audition for the next generation of Love Live! begin accepting applications. To celebrate the official Twitter account for the franchise shared the first teaser image of the new project featuring what may be the character that whoever passes the audition will voice. Check it out after the jump!

  • Tuesday March 10, 2020
  • Hero Is in Hog Heaven in "Heat the Pig Liver" Light Novel Voice PV

    Yoshitsugu Matsuoka and Tomori Kusunoki lend their talents to the tale of a man turned into a pig

    The hero is living high on the hog in a new voice preview video for Buta no Liver wa Kanetsushiro ("Heat the Pig Liver"), a newly released isekai fantasy light novel written by Takuma Sakai and illustrated by Asagi Tohsaka about a hapless nerd who reincarnates in a magical world in the body of an ordinary pig. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday February 18, 2020
  • Yotsuba&! Art Exhibition Hits the Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum

    Exhibition of original manga drawings and materials runs from March 20 - June 29, 2020

    The Osamu Tezuka Manga Museum in Takarazuka, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan will soon get a little bit cuter, because beginning in March of 2020 the museum will be hosting an exhibition of original manga drawings for Yotsuba&!, a manga that focuses on the adorable everyday experiences of an enthusiastic but eccentric little girl. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday February 5, 2020
  • Rascal Hits College in Voice PV for Seishun Buta Yaro Volume 10

    Anime voice cast reunites for 2 minute preview advertising latest entry in light novel series by Hajime Kamoshida

    High school is over, but "puberty syndrome" rages on in the 10th volume of the Seishun Buta Yaro light novel series written by Hajime Kamoshida and illustrated by Keeji Mizoguchi in which teenagers encounter strange phenomena associated with adolescence, and to celebrate the release of the new book, the anime voice cast has reunited for a special preview video. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Monday January 27, 2020
  • New Love Live! TV Anime Announced, Open Auditions to be Held

    Teaser visual shows Omotesando Avenue facing away from Meiji Shrine

    It’s time to tune your voice because there’s a new Love Live! TV anime coming and they’re holding open auditions for a lead character for a new TV anime series! A School Voting Project – much like the ones in the past for new groups – will be happening in the next Love Live! Days issue. Hit the jump to learn how to become a new school idol!

  • Tuesday January 21, 2020
  • Love Live! Fest Video Snippet Relives Last Weekend’s Magical Cross-Generational Idol Concert

    TOKIMEKI Runners, Snow Halation, and more from Love Live! Fest previewed in the video

    Last weekend was the concert celebration of the 9th anniversary of the Love Live! franchise, bringing together three generations of school idol clubs. Oricon News posted a small preview of the event on their YouTube channel for people who were both unable to go, or for those who want to experience the emotions all over again. Hit the jump to check the video out!

  • Sunday January 19, 2020
  • Love Live! Series Teases a New Project Coming Soon

    A preview video of the new single by μ’s has also been published to Youtube

    Some quick news from the conclusion of the Love Live! 9th anniversary event that was held in Saitama from January 18 - 19, 2020: a new Love Live! series project has been announced. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Friday December 13, 2019
  • Puberty Surpasses Physics: Of Rascals, Bunny Girls, and Teen Drama

    The "Fall 2018 Review" continues with a light novel adaptation about adolescent angst and quantum weirdness

    Fall is the season of fading hopes and expectations growing cold, but this week the Fall 2018 Review is keeping our hearts warm with stories of youthful passion (and quantum confusion) with a look at Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai, a 2018 TV anime based on the popular teen drama light novel series. Hit the jump to come down with a serious case of "Puberty Syndrome".

  • Wednesday September 25, 2019
  • Teen Romance is Rough in Ore wo Sukinanoha Omaedake kayo TV Anime Trailer

    Adaptation based on rom-com light novel series hits Japanese TV in October of 2019

    Heartfelt confessions don't go according to plan in a new trailer for Ore wo Sukinanoha Omaedake kayo ("Are You Really the Only One Who Likes Me?"), an upcoming TV anime based on the series of romantic comedy light novels written by Rakuda and illustrated by Buriki about a young man whose dreams of teen romance are dashed to pieces when he is confessed to by the "wrong" girl. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday August 27, 2019
  • Gourmet Manga "Let's have a meal together!" Cooks Up TV Drama

    Live-action series starring Anna Yamada and Karen Otomo hits TV Tokyo in October of 2019

    TV Tokyo is cooking up some fun, because Shinmai Shimai no Futari Gohan ("The Novice Sisters' Meals Together", known in English as Let's have a meal together!), a gourmet manga by Yutaka Hiiragi about a pair of step-sisters bonding over a love of cooking and food, is being adapted into a live-action TV drama that will debut in October of 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.