While the world is a much different place than it was a year ago when How Heavy Are the Dumbbells You Lift? first broadcast, one thing is for certain, people really love the opening theme song 'Onegai Muscle,' with the 'muscle video' version of the OP hitting a whopping 100 million views on YouTube! Check out the hefty rep after the jump!
Summer is here, and so its only natural for fans' thoughts to turn to mecha and magical girls, and so "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog" is having its own mini-Summer Revival with a look back at GRANBELM, an original fantasy TV anime from the Summer 2019 season that combines a cute moe aesthetic with a heaping helping of heavy philosophy. Hit the jump to join us on a trip to magical dimensions for a wizard's duel.
Good news for fans of touching romance: Ride Your Wave, the 2019 theatrical anime film directed by Masaaki Yuasa and animated by Science Saru about a young couple falling in love only for their lives to be sidelined by tragedy, is coming to U.S. home video and select digital outlets from GKIDS and Shout! Factory in August of 2020. Hit the jump to learn more.
November 14 was enacted as "Good Stone Day" by Yamanashi Prefecture's Stone Grinding Cooperative in 1999, because the day can be read as a pun of "I-i-i-shi (1-1-1-4) no hi," a good stone day in Japanese. To celebrate the day, the official Twitter for the ongoing TV anime Dr. STONE posted a special illustration featuring Senku, Chrome, and Gen. Learn more about the memorial campaign after the jump!
Following the ED song "Yume no Youna" (Like a Dream) by Yusuke Saeki, three-member rock band PELICAN FANCLUB's official YouTube channel has started streaming a full-length music video for their first major single song "Sangenshoku" (Three Primary Colors), the OP theme for the ongoing second cour of the TV anime Dr.STONE. Watch the clip filed with mixed colors after the jump.
The official website for the ongoing TV anime Dr. STONE announced two additional voice cast today: Akira Ishida (Kaworu Nagisa in Neon Geneis Evangelion) as Hyoga, a killer sent from Tsukasa's Empire of Might, and Aki Toyosaki (Yui Hirasawa in K-On!) as Homura, his right-hand person. Read what the two think about their characters after the jump.
The official website for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Riichiro Inagaki (story) and Boichi (art)'s sci-fi adventure manga Dr. STONE has posted a key visual for its second cour with a tagline "Over thousand years of time, May the feeling reach--." See the visual for the new arc set in space after the jump.
Toho animation's official YouTube channel has started streaming a five-minute full-length music video for 32-year-old singer-songwriter Yusuke Saeki's latest single song "Yume no Youna" (Like a Dream), which is now featured as the second cour ED theme for the ongoing TV anime Dr. STONE. Watch his video performance in the dreamy landscape of the dawn after the jump.
Soon after the unexpected announcement in its first season's final 13th episode last night, Toshinari Fukamachi (Hajime Nagumo) and Yuuki Kuwahara (Yue), the two main voice actors of the TV anime Arifureta: From Commonplace to World's Strongest posted their happy comments about its forthcoming second season. Check out what they said after the jump!
Toho animation's official YouTube channel has posted a 50-second third main PV for the ongoing TV anime Dr. STONE introducing its forthcoming second cour's OP song "Sangenshoku" performed by three-member rock band PELICAN FANCLUB and ED song "Yume no Youna" by singer-songwriter Yusuke Saeki. Check out the clip with the new theme songs after the jump!
Tokyo-based perfume import/sales company Fairy Tail has started accepting pre-orders for three fragrance mists inspired by the main characters from the ongoing TV anime A Certain Scientific Accelerator: Accelerator, Last Order, and Estelle Rosenthal, on its official online store and Amazon Japan. Hit the jump for more detail.
After the well-received broadcast of its final 12th episode, the official website for the TV anime adaptation of CHIROLU's fantasy light novel series If It's For My Daughter, I'd Even Defeat a Demon Lord. has revealed a jacket illustration for its Blu-ray third volume. As with the previous two, it is newly drawn by the novel's illustrator Kei. Check out the Blu-ray jacket arts after the jump!