Kanagawa-based web content company KAYAC has announced that a New Year's Eve VR concert event titled "Count0" featuring virtual YouTuber characters/singers will be held at the social VR platform "VR SPARC" from 20:00 to 24:15 on December 31, 2018 (JST), and that Kizuna AI will serve as its headliner. Check out the announced VTubers after the jump!
To celebrate the return of Cardcaptor Sakura, we are thrilled to announce the theatrical debut of Cardcaptor Sakura: The Sealed Card as Crunchyroll Movie Night’s next event! Hit the jump for the details!
Japanese hobby maker Kotobukiya and record company Nippon Columbia will jointly hold a first live event dedicated to the TV anime Frame Arms Girl, titled "Frame Arms Girl LIVESHOW! Wakaba Girls' High Cultural Festival ~Autumn~," at Nishho Hall in Tokyo on October 15, 2017. Hit the jump for more details including a key visual featuring the main girls in school uniform.
For those of you that remember Idol Incidents, the idol series with a political slant to the competition side of idol creation, the stage event is now set for July 1st
As reported, Gamer's main store in Akihabara started offering five-type Tirol Valentine chocolates with illustrated package of Rem from Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-, for free from today to February 19. And on its first day only, a cosplayer of Rem joined the event to hand out the chocolate directly to the fans. Check the cosplay photos from the Akihabara events after the jump!
As part of her birthday celebration event, Gamer's main store in Akihabara will give out five-type Tirol Valentine chocolates with illustrated package of Rem, one of the main heroines in Tappei Nagatsuki's popular light novel series Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-, for free on its seventh floor between February 14 and 19. Hit the jump for more details.
To promote the upcoming release on September 28, Toho Animation today posted a first 30 minutes of the "Hai to Gekisou no Grimgal - Grimgar, Live and Act -" Blu-ray disc introducing a stage reading performance by the main voice cast and a musical performance by the theme song artist unit (K)NoW_NAME. Check the clip after the jump.
Ever wondered what goes on at those special anime fan screening events in Japan? Wonder no longer, as we've got an inside look at an all-night screening event for the hit anime, Re:ZERO! Hit the jump for interviews with key staff, a look at the first drafts of the anime characters' designs, and much more!
In commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the film's theatrical release in Japan, Tokyo National Museum, the oldest Japanese national museum and largest art museum in Japan, will host a two-day outdoor screening event of Mamoru Hosoda's 2006 anime film The Girl Who Leapt Through Time on July 15 and 16. Hit the jump for more details.
Prior to the TV premiere of the new anime series KIZNAIVER on April 9, the advance screening event for its first and second episode was held in Tokyo on March 27. After the screening, Yuki Kaji (Katsuhira Agata) and Hibiku Yamamura (Noriko Sonozaki) appeared on the stage, offering a talk including spoilers. Check the report from Tokyo after the jump!
Following the eariler post for the new TV series, here's a collection of the flyers for the upcoming anime films, live-action films based on popular manga, and anime-related exhibitions and events to be held in Japan. Check the latest info after the jump.
One of the enjoyments for the visitors at the AnimeJapan 2016 event was free items offered at the company booths, such as flyers, clear files, stickers, and shopper bags featuring visuals of the newest anime titles. Check the flyer collection of the new TV anime after the jump!