Part 2 of the translated interview series from the SING “YESTERDAY” FOR ME website with Art Director Usami Tetsuya and background artist Fujii Yuta.
In this installment of Anime vs. Real Life, check out almost 50 real-life comparison images from Doga Kobo’s superb character drama, SING "YESTERDAY" FOR ME’. From all of the show’s long and dark alleys, to all of Rikuo’s workplaces, see how the show’s locations stack up to their real-world counterparts, right after the jump!
In Part One of this translated interview from the SING “YESTERDAY” FOR ME website, Art Director Usami Tetsuya and Art Designer Fujii Yuta talk about bringing the feel of 2001 Japan in the series.
23-year-old singer-songwriter Sayuri, aka Sanketsu Shoujo Sayuri, provides the second OP theme song "Aoi-bashi" (Aoi Bridge) for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Kei Toume's drama manga series SING "YESTERDAY" FOR ME. The new OP song will be used from the anime's next seventh episode to be aired tonight in Japan. Read her message after the jump.
SING "YESTERDAY" FOR ME is an usual departure from Doga Kobo’s recent trademark colorful slice-of life formula, to a more grounded and somber character drama. And that also entails a bit of a shift in tone for the show's locations. So in this installment of Anime vs. Real Life, see how all of the show’s locations stack up to their real-world counterparts, right after the jump!
Following the well-received premiere, the official YouTube channel for the four-member rock band yourness has started streaming a five-minute anime music video for the OP theme song "Kago no naka ni Tori" (There's a bird in a cage) of the spring 2020 TV anime SING "YESTERDAY" FOR ME. Watch the clip depicting the main characters' daily life in a small town near Shinjuku after the jump.
The official YouTube channel for the forthcoming TV anime Yesterday wo Utatte (Sing "Yesterday" for Me) has started streaming a ten-minute special trailer including the six-minute beginning part of its first episode and a digest of the dialogues between the characters. The clip also introduces the anime's OP song "Kago no naka ni Tori" performed by four-member rock band Yourness. See how the story begins after the jump!
An advance screening event for the first two episodes of the forthcoming TV anime Yesterday wo Utatte (Sing "Yesterday" for Me) was held at the Tollywood theater in Shimokitazawa, Tokyo, on February 15. Nerima Animation Site has posted the messages to the fans from the director Yoshiyuki Fujiwara and the voice cast of the protagonist Rikuo Uozumi, Chikahiro Kobayashi, delivered after the event.