To promote the upcoming release of its DVD/Blu-ray on July 26, BANDAI NAMCO Arts' official YouTube channel has started streaming an 80-second PV to introduce the highlights from the stage play "Mobile Suit Gundam 00: Hakai ni yoru Saisei (Regeneration by Destruction)." See how the mobile suit battles were recreated by the cast on the stage after the jump!
Toei Animation has revealed a key visual for "Star☆Twinkle PreCure: Dream Stage," the upcoming stage play based on its ongoing 16th PreCure TV series Star☆Twinkle PreCure, introducing the baby fairy character Fuwa's human girl form for the first time. Hit the jump for more information.
The official website and Twitter for the upcoming stage play adaptation of Yasuhiro Nightow's sci-fi action manga Kekkai Sensen/Blood Blockade Battlefront opened today with the first visual introducing 24-year-old Saku Momose (Peko in Kamen Rider Gaim) as its protagonist Leonardo Watch. Check out more new information after the jump!
It was officially announced at the "SSSS.GRIDMAN SHOW02" event held at Culttz Kawasaki in Kanagawa Prefecture on Sunday that a new stage play inspired by the 12-episode TV anime SSSS.GRIDMAN was set to be performed in the spring of 2020. Hit the jump for more information about more upcoming spin-off projects.
Marvelous has released a new key visual for the second stage play adaptation of Akira Amano's comedy shonen manga Katekyo Hitman Reborn!, titled "Katekyo Hitman Reborn! the STAGE vs VARIA partⅠ-" featuring its 14 main cast members. Check out the latest cast visuals after the jump!
Following Naruto, Sasuke and Itachi that we reported in April, the official website for the forthcoming rerun of "Live Spectacle Naruto: Akatsuki no Shirabe/Song of the Akatsuki" has revealed its five more cast members in their character costumes: Sakura, Kakashi, Yamato, Sai, and Tsunade. Check out their brand new visuals after the jump!
Soon after the last day performance at Fukuoka Civic Hall on Sunday, the official Twitter for the stage play adaptation project based on Tadatoshi Fujimaki's popular sports manga Kuroko's Basketball confirmed that it concluded with its fourth show "ULTIMATE-BLAZE." Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for the stage play adaptation project based on Haruichi Furudate's volleyball-themed sports manga Haikyu!! announced on May 13 that its new show featuring all-new cast members of Karasuno High, including 16-year-old Kotaro Daigo as the protagonist Shoyo Hinata, is slated for the fall of 2019. Watch a teaser visual and CM introducing the new cast after the jump!
The official website for the new stage musical adaptation of the Death Note manga series has announced that 21-year-old actor Shouma Kai was chosen as one of the two cast for its protagonist Light Yagami from the audition with 2,416 participants. He is best known as Parado/Kamen Rider Para-DX in Kamen Rider Ex-Aid. Hit the jump for more information.
A stage play adaptation of Yoshihiro Togashi's action fantasy shonen manga in the 1990s, Yu Yu Hakusho, is set to be performed in Tokyo, Osaka, Fukuoka, and Aichi this summer. Check out the details including its cast and schedule, along with a teaser visual featuring its five main cast in costume after the jump.
Following the sold-out first run last fall, the stage play adaptation of Akira Amano's comedy shonen manga Katekyo Hitman Reborn! is set to return in Tokyo and Osaka in June, under the new title "Katekyo Hitman Reborn! the STAGE vs VARIA partⅠ-." The play's official website has released new cast visuals in costume. Meet the stage play version characters after the jump!
A new stage musical adaptation of the Death Note manga series created by Tsugumi Ohba (story) and Takeshi Obata (art) is set to return in January 2020, and its main cast members, including 30-year-old actor Ryota Murai as Light Yagami and singer-songwriter Fu Takahashi as L, are revealed today. Hit the jump for more information.
You will be able to meet the two teams of the Matsuno sextuplets again on the stage. The official website for the stage play adaptation project based on the TV anime Mr.Osomatsu has announced that its third show titled "Osomatsu-san on STAGE ~SIX MEN'S SHOW TIME 3~" will be performed in Japan this winter. Watch a teaser PV announcing their return after the jump!
The highly-anticipated spin-off stage play PSYCHO-PASS Virtue and Vice finally started its run at Ninon Seinenkan Hall in Tokyo on April 18. One day before its opening, its dress rehearsal session was introduced to Japanese media. Check out how they recreate the PSYCHO-PASS world on the stage in the video reports after the jump!
The official website for the musical adaptation of Nitroplus and DMM Games' collectible card browser video game Touken Ranbu has posted a key visual and a 60-second teaser PV for its upcoming yet-titled new show to be performed in Japan from August to October 2019, introducing its six main cast members. Meet the sword boys who are ready for their new battle after the jump!