The colourful personalities of Clara and Karen, who make up the J-pop duo ClariS, shine through animated versions of the singers and have been able to connect with fans without showing their faces. On September 1, Karen tweeted out an image of the two girls eating sweets from Animelo Summer Live 2019. Hit the jump to see the image and learn more!
Fans of Oreimo rejoice, the light novel series continues with volume 13 being released in Japan on August 13. Hit the jump to find out more information on the “Ayase Route”!
Japanese figure manufacture Aquamarine has started accepting pre-orders for a 1/7 scale figure of "Racing Miku 2018: Challenging to the TOP," which is based on the Racing Miku visual drawn by popular illustrator Hiro Kanzaki (Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai, Eromanga Sensei novels). Check out the details of her super-cute figure after the jump!
Japanese bishoujo figure brand FOTSJAPAN has listed a 1/6 scale pre-painted maid costume figure of Kirino Kousaka, the main heroin of Tsukasa Fushimi's romantic comedy light novel series Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai and its anime adaptation. She shows her typical frowning expression, but still looks so cute. Check out her details with product photos after the jump!
Anime has a way of separating itself from other forms of media, both in its style and the way certain oddities propogate across the medium. Character quirks like a wayward hair, an angry way of showing love, or a strange obsession dark powers show up pretty often and beg to be made into lists. Anime-Planet has gone one further, categorizing them and letting you vote for the ones you love and hate! Hit the jump to see the top 5 in each area for a fan favorite, snaggleteeth!
As we reported several times, Aichi-based company B-Full has been known for its 1/1 scale character figure brand "FIGUREX." Its latest entry is Kuroneko from Tsukasa Fushimi's comedy light novel series Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai. She is the second Oreimo figure from the brand following Ayase Aragaki released in January 2018. Check out the details of the life-size Kuroneko figure after the jump!
Aniplex of America shared a bunch of information on some big upcoming Blu-ray releases, including Oreimo and Oreimo 2, Eromanga Sensei, and Granblue Fantasy: The Animation. Check out trailers, special feature information, pricing, and other details for each after the jump.
At 00:00 on March 29 (JST), selected Japanese retailers started accepting pr-orders for FIGUREX's new life-sized figure of Ayase Aragaki from the Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai (Oreimo for short) franchise, at the price of 1,598,400 yen (including tax/about 14,382 US dollars). Check the details of the 162cm-tall item after the jump.
Can you believe it's been almost ten years since the Oreimo light novel series first began? Celebratory preparations are already underway for 2018... but what exactly they are is still a secret. The writer encourages fans to look forward to next year. See what we know so far after the jump!