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    Monday January 24, 2022
  • Watch Behind-The-Scenes Clip from i☆Ris Member Miyu Kubota's 2nd Photo Book "UP_DATE"

    Unpublished photos will also appear in Weekly Playboy Magazine next week

    With the release in Japan just a week away, a behind-the-scenes clip from voice actress Miyu Kubota's second photo book "UP_DATE" is now streamed on YouTube. The 128-page new photo book is set to be released from Shufunotomosha on January 31, 2022, her 27th birthday. See how she enjoyed the shooting in Okinawa after the jump!

  • Sunday January 23, 2022
  • Ai Higuchi Releases Attack on Titan Final Season Part 2 ED Theme Anime Special Version MV Filled with Famous Scenes

    The song was ranked No. 1 in Apple Music J-Pop Ranking in 66 countries

    The official YouTube channel for Japanese singer-songwriter Ai Higuchi has posted an "Anime Special" version music video for "Akuma no Ko," the ED theme song for the Attack on Titan Final Season Part 2 TV anime. Watch the clip featuring many famous scenes from the anime series!

  • Anly Uses Sign Language in BORUTO: NARUTO NEXT GENERATIONS 19th ED Theme MV to Convey Her Message

    "These sign language were created with my intentions behind the lyrics."

    The official YouTube channel for Japanese singer-songwriter Anly has started streaming a full music video for her 10th single song "VOLTAGE," which has been used as the 19th ED theme for the TV anime BORUTO: NARUTO NEXT GENERATIONS. Check out the clip that she uses sign language to deliver her message after the jump!

  • VA Unit DIALOGUE+ Posts TV Anime Skeleton Knight in Another World ED Theme Preview

    The isekai fantasy anime will be simulcast on Crunchyroll in April 2022

    The eight-member voice actress unit DIALUGUE+ has announced that their fifth single "Bokura ga Orokada nante Dareaga Itta" (Who said we were foolish?) is set to be released on April 13, 2022, and that the song will be featured as the ED theme for the forthcoming TV anime Skeleton Knight in Another World. Check out the song's preview video after the jump!

  • Akebi's Sailor Uniform Idol Character Miki Fukumoto's Mini Album will be Available on February 23

    Junior high school girls' coming-of-age drama is simulcast on Crunchyroll

    Miki Fukumoto, voiced by Shuka Saito (You Watanabe in Love Live! Sunshine!!), is an idol character in the winter 2022 TV anime Akebi's Sailor Uniform that the protagonist Komichi Akebi admires. Her mini-album "hem" including the insert songs used in the anime story is set to be released on February 23, 2022. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Yuta Kishi to Star in Live-action Film Inspired by Toshio Ozawa's Delinquent Comedy Manga G-MEN

    Toichiro Rutou (The Way of the Househusband)-directed film will open in fall 2022

    Yuta Kishi, a 26-year-old member of Johnny & Associates' boy idol group King & Prince, is set to star in a live-action film adaptation of Toshio Ozawa's high school delinquent comedy manga G-MEN. This is the fourth film he has appeared in and his first starring role. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Friday January 21, 2022
  • Asami Sanada-voiced "Di Gi Charat" Dejiko Posts Her Virtual YouTuber Debut Video

    Her 3D model is supervised by the original character designer Koge-Donbo

    As reported last month, Dejiko, the main character of Broccoli's character franchise Di Gi Charat, makes her virtual YouTube debut today, posting the "Episode 0" on the "Reiwa's Di Gi Charat" project's official YouTube channel. Check out her new form as a virtual YouTuber after the jump!.

  • Pripara Franchise Plans Zombie Panic-themed New Stage Play "DANPRI STAGE - Idol Land of The Dead"

    Makoto Moriwaki, the director of the anime, will supervise the original story

    A new stage play "DANPRI STAGE - Idol Land of the Dead" featuring the two male idol teams, WITH and DARK NIGHTMARE, from the popular anime and game franchise Pripara, is set to be performed at Hulic Hall Tokyo from March 3 to 6, 2022. In the completely original story, the Idol Land falls into a zombie panic. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Akari Akase's My Dress-Up Darling ED Theme MV Reaches One Million Views in 14 Days

    You can watch the cosplay-themed rom-com anime on Crunchyroll

    The music video for "Koi no Yukue" (Where does love go?), the ED theme song for the winter 2022 TV anime My Dress-Up Darling sung by Japanese cosplayer Akari Akase, has already been viewed over one million times on YouTube only in 14 days. Check out her happy comments after the jump!

  • Cö shu Nie Sings about Inevitable Fate in Code Geass 15th Anniversary Rebroadcast's New ED MV

    Director: "I wanted to incorporate 'reality' into the unrealistic world of the song."

    Following the OP theme "PHOENIX PRAYER" by Eir Aoi, the two-member rock band Cö shu Nie has released a full music video for their sixth single song "SAKURA BURST," the new ED theme for the 15th anniversary rebroadcast of the TV anime Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion. Watch the clip that tells about an "Inevitable fate" after the jump!

  • VA Idol Unit i☆Ris to Live-stream Special Program for Their 10th Anniversary Year on January 29

    Their 7th anniversary concert is now steamed for free

    The five-member voice actress idol unit i☆Ris was formed in 2012 and has entered their 10th anniversary year. To celebrate the start of the memorial year, they have decided to live-stream a special program on their official YouTube channel from 18:00 (JST) / 01:00 (PT) on January 29. Hit the jump for more details!

  • When Will Ayumu Make His Move? Manga Releases New PV Voiced by Anime VAs

    Mirai Minato (The Great Jahy)-directed rom-com will premiere in July 2022

    Five days after the release of its latest 10th tankobon volume in Japan, Kodansha's Magazine official YouTube channel posted a new PV for Soichiro Yamamoto's (Karakai Jozu no Takagi-san) When Will Ayumu Make His Move? romantic comedy manga, voiced by by the recently-announced main voice cast members of the forthcoming TV anime. Check out their voices after the jump!

  • Skeleton Knight in Another World TV Anime to Air in April 2022

    New trailer, key visual also released

    The official website for the upcoming Skeleton Knight in Another World anime announced today that the series will air in April 2022, and released a brand new trailer with character voices and key visual to celebrate the occasion. Check out a ton of the new info after the jump!

  • Uta no Prince-sama New Concert Film "Maji LOVE ST☆RISH TOURS" Gets Release Date

    The film's theme song CD will be available on April 26

    The official website for the Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love anime film series announced today that its new concert film Uta no Prince-sama The Movie: Maji LOVE ST☆RISH TOURS is now set to be released in Japan on September 2, 2022. Hit the jump for more new information!

  • Kei Sazane's Kami wa Game ni Ueteiru. Light Novel Gets TV Anime Adaptation

    The latest fourth volume hits Japanese stores on January 25

    The official Twitter for Kei Sazane's (Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World) light novel series Kami wa Game ni Ueteiru. (God is Hungry for Games.) light novel announced today that its TV anime adaptation is now in the works. Hit the jump for more details including the novel's latest PV narrated by Saki Miyashita (Siesta in The Detective is Already Dead) .

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