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    Wednesday August 3, 2016
  • "Osomatsu-san" Dominates Japan's Weekly DVD Sale Chart for The Third Time

    "Kizumonogatari I: Tekketsu-hen" takes No.1 on the Blu-ray chart

    The first press limited edition of the seventh DVD volume of the TV anime Osomatsu-san/Mr. Osomatsu takes first place in the Oricon weekly overall (including all genres) DVD sales chart selling 18,000 units in its first week. The volume's Blu-ray disc ranks second in the overall Blu-ray chart. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Wednesday June 29, 2016
  • "Osomatsu-san" 6th Volume Tops Japan's Anime DVD and Blu-ray Sales Charts

    Next 7th volume will be available on July 29

    According to the newest Oricon report released today, the sixth volume of the TV anime Osomatsu-san/Mr. Osomatsu ranks No.1 both in its anime DVD and Blu-ray weekly sales charts. This is the fourth time for the anime franchise to take top place in both charts at the same time. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday May 23, 2016
  • Live-Action MV Posted for "Osomatsu-san" Matsuno Brothers Birthday

    "Birthday Party" is now being held at Charmantscena Tokyo today

    To celebrate the birthday of the sextuplet Matsuno brothers today on May 24, the official website for the TV anime Osomatsu-san/Mr. Osomatsu posted a two-minute live-action music video of the "Birthday Remix" version of its 1st ED theme song "Six Same Faces ~Konya wa Saikou!!!!!!" Watch the celebration video after the jump!

  • Wednesday April 27, 2016
  • Watch "Comet Lucifer" Image Song "Tsuioku no Kanata" Anime MV Performed by fhána

    2nd album "What a Wonderful World Line" hits stores today

    Bandai Visual today posted a two-minute anime music video for "Tsuioku no Kanata" (Beyond the Reminisce), an image song for the 2015 fall TV anime Comet Lucifer performed by four-member Japanese musical unit fhána. The song was also used as the ED theme for the anime's 9th episode. Check the clip after the jump.

  • Wednesday March 2, 2016
  • "Osomatsu-san" 2nd DVD/Blu-ray Lead Japan's Weekly Anime Disc Sales Ranking

    2nd OP song and Drama CD also took second place in the chart

    The momentum has no sign of slowing down. According to the latest Oricon report, following the first volume, the second volume of the ongoing TV anime Osomatsu-san/Mr. Osomatsu takes first place both in its anime DVD and Blu-ray weekly sales ranking. Hit the jump for more story.

  • Tuesday February 16, 2016
  • "Osomatsu-san" 2nd OP Song Sells 25,000 Copies in Debut Week

    Highest ranking for the unit and the anime franchise

    According to the latest Oricon report, six-member Japanese idol unit AouP's 5th single "Zenryoku Batankyu," released on February 10, sold 25,000 copies in its first week, ranking second in the weekly single sales chart. It is now used as the OP theme for the second cour of the Osomatsu-san/Mr. Osomatsu TV anime. Hit the jump for more details and MVs.

  • Wednesday February 3, 2016
  • "Osomatsu-san" 1st Volume Tops Japan's Weekly Anime DVD/Blu-ray Sales Ranking

    Second disc with the 4th to 6th episodes will be released on February 26

    According to the latest Oricon report, the first volume of the ongoing TV anime Osomatsu-san/Mr. Osomatsu takes first place both in its anime DVD and Blu-ray sales ranking in its first week. The DVD and Blu-ray released on January 29 sold 43,000 and 36,000 units, respectively. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday January 18, 2016
  • "Osomatsu-san" 3.5th Episode to be Screened at Japanese Theaters

    Advance entries for the tickets start accepting today

    On January 29, the release day of its first DVD/Blu-ray volume, special screening events for the ongoing TV anime Osomatsu-san/Mr. Osomatsu will be held at selected six theaters in Japan. The lineup includes the anime's newly-produced "3.5th" episode, which is contained in the disc instead of the controversial original 1st episode. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Saturday January 16, 2016
  • "Osomatsu-san" 1st ED Song Has Sold 100,000 Copies in Japan

    2nd ED song by the same singers will be release on March 16

    "Six Same Faces ~Konya wa Saikou!!!!!!," the 1st ED theme song for the ongoing TV anime Osomatsu-san/Mr. Osomatsu, is officially certificated as "Gold Disc" by The Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ), which is given to music CDs sold 100,000 copies. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Friday January 8, 2016
  • VIDEO: Idol Unit AouP Performs "Osomatsu-san" 2nd OP Song

    5th single "Zenryoku Batankyu" hist stores February 10

    Six-member Japanese idol unit AouP has posted a short version music video for their upcoming 5th single "Zenryoku Batankyu" on their official YouTube channel. It has been used as the OP theme song for the second cour of the TV anime Osomatsu-san/Mr. Osomatsu since January 4. Check their latest MV after the jump!

  • Thursday December 24, 2015
  • YuruYuri Author Provides Christmas Illustration for Nico Nico Live Program

    Hosted by the four members of Nanamori-chu Goraku-bu

    To promote the live-broadcast program "YuruYuri San Hai! What will We do on Christmas this year?" on Nico Nico Live tonight, the YuruYuri manga author Namori provides a Christmas-themed illustration featuring the four main girls on the anime's official Twitter. Check the cute art after the jump.

  • Wednesday December 23, 2015
  • "Osomatsu-san" ED Song Ranks 3rd in Weekly Chart with 66,879 Units

    The CD single includes 10 version of the ED song

    According to the latest Oricon sales report released today, "Six Same Faces ~Konya wa Saikou!!!!!!," the ED theme song for the ongoing TV anime Osomatsu-san/Mr. Osomatsu, ranked a very good 3rd in the weekly single chart selling an impressive 66,879 units in its first week. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday December 14, 2015
  • "Osomatsu-san" Gets Its Own Manga Adaptation Next Month

    Illustrated by Masako Shitara (Gal Japon)

    A manga adaptation of the ongoing TV anime Osomatsu-san/Mr. Osomatsu, the third TV anime adaptation of Fujio Akatsuka's classic gag manga in the 1960s, Osomatsu-kun, will start its serialization in the next February 2016 issue of Shueisha's monthly female manga magazine YOU to be released on January 15, 2016. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Saturday November 28, 2015
  • Megumi Ogata Confirmed as 4th Member of "The Testament of Sister New Devil Burst" OP Song Unit

    Four members' first concert will be held on December 20

    In the 8th episode of The Testament of Sister New Devil Burst TV anime aired in Japan yesterday, it was confirmed that the 4th member of its OP song unit Metamorphose was 50-year-old voice actress Megumi Ogata, best known as Shinji Ikari in the Evangelion franchise. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday November 23, 2015
  • ALL OFF, Yuka Iguchi to Perform "Heavy Object" New Theme Songs

    TV anime's 1st DVD/Blu-ray will be released on December 23

    Warner Home Entertainment today announced that five-member Japanese rock band ALL OFF, who made their major debut with 1st OP, will again perform the new OP theme song for the ongoing TV anime Heavy Object, while 27-year-old anime voice actress Yuka Iguchi will sing the new ED. Check the latest information after the jump.