Due to popular demand, Honda and the Weathering with You production committee have teamed up to recreate Natsumi's scooter, based off of Honda's own 'Super Cub' line, from the popular Makoto Shinkai anime film. The scooter comes in two engine sizes, letting young teenagers get away with zipping about through Ikebukuro's backstreets – though I hope they're not being chased! Check out the scooter and more information after the jump!
After a great theatrical run in Japanese theaters, raking up an impressive box office, Makoto Shinkai's Weathering with You finally released on DVD and Blu-Ray in Japan last week, giving the film another impressive feat for this torrent of an anime film. Check out how much it sold on DVD/Blu-ray after the jump!
Weathering with You finally released on Blu-ray and DVD in Japan yesterday and to celebrate the release, director Shinkai went to Twitter to share some very early pre-production and some very late post-production secrets on the film. Check them out after the jump!
19-year-old actor Kotaro Daigo has posted a seven-minute cover version clip of "Ai ni Dekiru Koto wa Mada Arukai" (Is there still anything I can do for love?), originally performed RADWIMPS as the theme song for 2019 anime film Weathering With You. He voiced the male protagonist of the film, Hodaka Morishima. Check out his moving performance and message after the jump.
The home release of Weathering with You is only a month and a bit away from coming out in Japan and to celebrate the release, Toho Animation uploaded a 6-minute trailer of the documentary series focusing on everyone's favorite character from the anime film, Natsumi. Check it out after the jump!
Only a day after a video showing the storyboards from Weathering with You was posted online, a video showing Kotaro Daigo and Nana Mori's award-winning performance as Hodaka and Hina in the recording booth with Makoto Shinkai directing to promote the upcoming 4K UHD Blu-ray collector's edition release of the film in Japan. Check out the video after the jump!
Just when you thought Kotaro Daigo’s and Nana Mori’s award-winning voices were great as Hodaka and Hina from Weathering with You, the Toho Animation YouTube channel releases an animated storyboard from the anime film with director Makoto Shinkai lending his voice to the characters. Brighten your day with the video after the jump!
After making 14.04 billion yen (US$130 million) at the Japanese box office, becoming the highest-grossing domestic film of the year in the country, Makoto Shinkai’s Weathering with You is finally being released on DVD/Blu-ray on May 27. Today, the 4K UHD Blu-ray collector's edition was previewed ahead of its release. Check out the collection after the jump!
It’s only a few more days until the sky clear and North America, along with the UK, are able to watch the newest anime film by Makoto Shinkai. To get fans hyped up for the film, GKIDS released a new dubbed promo of Weathering with You, showcasing the two leads. Watch the video just after the jump!