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!
As the first entry from Lantis' "Mix Up!" project, singer/lyricist Aira Yuuki has posted a performance clip of the 2007 TV anime sola's OP theme song "colorless wind" on the label's official YouTube channel. The project was launched as part of the new coronavirus Infection countermeasure #Stayhome. Check out her beautiful singing voice with the piano after the jump.
Lantis announced today that 28-year-old voice actor Koutaro Nishiyama will make his solo singer debut with his six-song first mini-album "CITY" this fall, posting a five-minute full music for the album's lead track "Mahirudoki no Stella" (Stella at the Midday) on its official YouTube channel. Listen to his voice as a solo singer himself after the jump!
Hobby Japan and Lantis have opened an official website for their new collaboration project Cheerkyu-bu!, which will include a serialization on Monthly Hobby Japan magazine, character figures, and music. The site has started streaming a PV for the project and an image song music video featuring "GO! FIGHT! WIN! GO FOR DREAM!" performed by voice actress unit NOW ON AIR. Learn more about the "Baseball & Cheerleading" project after the jump!
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!
Anime Frontier Powered By Crunchyroll, the new Japanese pop culture festival from the creators of Anime NYC, today announced acclaimed Japanese singer ZAQ will perform for the first time in Texas at its inaugural convention. Read on for the complete details.
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!
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!
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.
In addition to being a prolific voice actress with roles such as Shinji Ikari in Neon Genesis Evangelion and Sailor Uranus in Sailor Moon, voice actress Megumi Ogata really knows her way around the kitchen, and she shows off her culinary skills for celebrity guests in a new monthly Youtube series entitled "Ogata Meshi de Low Carb Meshi". Hit the jump to learn more.
The Love Live! mixed media franchise is gearing up to celebrate its 9th anniversary with all sorts of special projects (such as a new manga, magazine spots, and music and home video releases), but the biggest announcement as part of the festivities is the "Love Live! Fest" concert in January of 2020, which will feature the first performance by μ's in about 3 years. Hit the jump to learn more.
Lantis' official YouTube channel has started streaming a three-and-half minute full music video for "RAINBOW'S HIGHWAY," the lead track from six-member voice actress idol unit NOW ON AIR's first full album of the same name to be released on July 17, 2019. Check out their latest MV after the jump!
Anison label Lantis' official YouTube channel has posted a three-minute teaser trailer for "Starting STYLE!! 2019," the theme song for its forthcoming 20th anniversary special concert event "Lantis Festival 2019" to be held at Makuhari Messe for three days between June 21 and 23, 2019. See how the label's singers enjoyed the recording after the jump!