QualiArts has unveiled LizNoir, a new group for the mixed-media idol-themed project "IDOLY PRIDE". The four characters are voiced by the members of voice actress unit sphere: Haruka Tomatsu as Rio Kanzaki, Ayahi Takagaki as Aoi Igawa, Minako Kotobuki as Ao Komiyama, and Aki Toyosaki as Kokoro Akazaki. Check out their visuals and debut song "Shock out, Dance!!" after the jump!
It was officially announced in the live-streamed program last night that Cyber Agent's consolidated subsidiary QualiArts, Sony Music Entertainment group's Music Ray'n, and character content planning company Straight Edge's mixed-media idol-themed project "IDOLY PRIDE" will include a TV anime. Hit the jump for more details including a 90-second latest PVs for the project.
Cyber Agent's consolidated subsidiary QualiArts, Sony Music Entertainment group's Music Ray'n, and character content planning company Straight Edge launched their new mixed-media idol-themed project "IDOLY PRIDE" today on November 27, 2019. Check out more information including a 12-second teaser PV to introduce its character visuals designed by QP:flapper (Girlish Number, Regalia: The Three Sacred Stars).
M-ON! Entertainment's quarterly anime song magazine Lis Ani! has been hosting live-concert events featuring popular anison singers across Japan. Under the event title "Lis Ani! LIVE BEIJING," six Japanese anison singers/units joined the stage of BICAF International Comic and Animation Festival 2019 in China on November 9. Hit the jump for the photos of the artists: Luna Haruna, 22/7, Liyuu, Machico, Emi Nitta, and sphere.
28-year-old anime voice actress Minako Kotobuki announced on her official blog on October 16 that she will study in United Kingdom for one year from the spring of 2020. She is best known as Tsumugi Kotobuki (K-On!), Karina Lyle/Blue Rose (Tiger & Bunny), and has performed as a member of voice actress unit sphere. Hit the jump to learn about her decision.
TOKYO MX's official YouTube channel has posted two 15-second CMs for four-member voice actress unit sphere's tenth anniversary live-action drama series Gekidan Sphere (Theater Company Sphere) featuring its theme song "Life is Wonder!!" by them. See their acting in live-action after the jump!
TOKYO MX will start airing four-member voice actress unit sphere's tenth anniversary live-action drama series titled Gekidan Sphere (Theater Company Sphere) on October 16, 2019. The unit was formed by Haruka Tomatsu, Minako Kotobuki, Ayahi Takagaki, and Aki Toyosaki in February 2009. Hit the jump for more details about the special project.
The official website for four-member voice actress unit Sphere has announced that their 10th anniversary album titled "10s" is set to be released in Japan on May 8, 2019. The unit was formed by the four winners of Music Ray'n Super Voice Actor Audition held in 2005-2006: Haruka Tomatsu, Minako Kotobuki, Ayahi Takagaki, and Aki Toyosaki, in February 2009. Hit the jump for more details.
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of four-member voice actress unit sphere, Tower Records Shibuya store will hold a special exhibition titled "sphere 10: sphere 10th Anniversary Memorial 'The Track Record of sphere's Ten Years'" on its eighth floor's event space "SpaceHACHIKAI" from February 9 to March 3, 2019. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for Silver Links.' 10th anniversary TV anime Two Car RACING SIDECAR has renewal opened with a new key visual featuring its two protagonists, Yuri Miyata and Megumi Meguro, and also posted a two-minute second PV introducing its OP theme song "Heart to Heart" performed by four-member voice actress unit sphere. Check out their new song after the jump!
Yosuga no Sora, a 2010 TV anime adaptation based on the adult visual novel by Sphere, is receiving a deluxe Bluray home video release in Japan in September of 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime Time Travel Girl -Mari, Waka to 8-nin no Kagakusha-tachi (Mari, Waka and the 8 Scientists) announced today that it will premiere on TV Tokyo and its five affiliates at 7:00 am on July 9 (JST). The Osamu Yamasaki (Hakuouki)-directed series is scheduled to air 12 episodes. Check the latest information after the jump.