Ring in the new year in Japan by watching some of the greatest anime of the last decade from Kyoto Animation and the mind of Naoko Yamada. Cinema City in Tokyo's Tachikawa City is running a marathon showing the K-ON! film, Tamako Love Story, and both seasons of the Sound! Euphonium TV anime. Hit the jump to learn more!
From K-On! through Sound! Euphonium and on to recent films like A Silent Voice, Naoko Yamada has made a name for herself as one of the most unique and talented creators in modern anime. Today let's celebrate the anniversary of one her greatest works, the criminally underwatched Tamako Love Story!
Home video distributor Section23 Films today announced its September slate of releases; including Sentai Filmworks’ Limited Edition Premium Box Set for the fan favorite, Chihayafuru. Get the details after the jump.
Sentai Filmworks had a slate of KyoAni movie licenses to announce at this weekend's Anime Boston convention. This included Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions the Movie: Rikka Takanashi Revision, the 2013 movie released between the two seasons of anime, Tamako Love Story, the 2014 follow-up to 2013 TV anime Tamako Market and Beyond The Boundary I'll Be Here - Past and Future, the 2015 recap and follow-up to the 2014 TV anime.
The winners of the 18th Japan Media Arts Festival Awards, which is organized by Japanese government's The Agency for Cultural Affairs, have been announced. The good news is that Kyoto Animation's feature film Tamako Love Story wins New Face Award in the animation division. Hit the jump for more details.
Timed for Japan's National Mochi Day, a 10.10 release date has been scheduled for the DVD/Blu-ray release of Kyoto Animation's Tamako Love Story, this spring's anime movie follow-up to the 2013 Tamako Market TV series. More after the jump.
Kyoto Animation's light novel imprint KA Esuma Bunko released a novelization of its latest anime feature film Tamako Love Story written by Mutsuki Ichinose and the second volume of High Speed! by Kouji Ohji simultaneously on July 2. The 15-second CMs for the two book are now online. Check them after the jump.
Kyoto Animation's official YouTube channel has posted a three-minute promotional video for the currently-showing film Tamako Love Story, the sequel to the 2013 TV anime Tamako Market. The film opened at 24 theaters on April 26 and ranked in a 11th in the overall Japanese weekend box office. Check the long PV after the jump.