The official website for the forthcoming original anime SHIKIZAKURA (Winter Cherry Blossoms) has started streaming a 60-second teaser PV to introduce its main characters and their voices. It is also confirmed that the 12-episode sci-fi battle action series is set to premiere sometime in 2021. Check out the latest information after the jump.
The official website for the anime adaptation of Shungiku Nakamura's boys-love manga series Sekai Ichi Hatsukoi - World's Greatest First Love announced today that its upcoming all-new episode "Propose Chapter" will get an event screening in theaters in February 2020. Check out the latest information after the jump.
Following the premiere event in Taipei on Tuesday, Taiwan's first giant robot anime feature film 重甲機神: 神降臨 / Deus Ex Baryon finally starts its theatrical run in the country today, November 8. Its anime production were all done in Taiwan, spending five years to complete. Watch an action-packed full trailer after the jump!
Gakken Holdings has revealed the cover of the next December 2019 issue of its anime specialized magazine Animedia to be released in Japan tomorrow, November 9. It is the first time in 22 years that the 38-year-old magazine has featured the Pokémon / Pocket Monsters anime characters on its cover. See the cover featuring the anime's two protagonists after the jump.
BlooDye, Kanako Takatsuki (Hanamaru Kunikida in Love Live! Sunshine!!)'s new five-member vocal & dance performance unit, has released a four-minute music video for their debut single song "Kono Hoshi no Dokoka de." It is used as the starting song for internationally acclaimed director Mamoru Oshii's highly-anticipated new anime VLADLOVE. Check out their performance after the jump!
The official website for KING OF PRISM ALL STARS - Prism Show☆Best 10 - has posted a main poster visual featuring all of its 13 Prism Show idols. The new compilation film focuses on their stage performance scenes selected from the 29 songs in the KING OF PRISM film series. Check out the latest visual after the jump!
The official YouTube channel for voice actor Yuma Uchida has started streaming a three-minute music video for his upcoming fourth single song "Rainbow."The song is now used as the second ED theme for the TV anime Kono Oto Tomare!, in which he has also starred as the protagonist Chika Kudo. Check out the clip filmed in filmed in natural locations after the jump.
It is confirmed today that Eiichiro Oda's One Piece fantasy action manga will reach the landmark accomplishment of 460 million copies printed worldwide (390 million in Japan and 70 million abroad) with the release of its next 95th tankobon volume on December 28, 2019. Hit the jump for more details.
After the announcement for its TV anime and game app on Tuesday, street ads for ARGONAVIS from BanG Dream!, a boys band-featured spin-off series to Bushiroad's mixed-media franchise BanG Dream!, have been displayed at 19 locations across Tokyo, mainly in the Ikebukuro area, where Animate Girls Festival 2019 will be held this weekend. Check out the photos from the streets after the jump!
The official YouTube channel for 33-year-old anime voice actress Aya Uchida, best known as Kotori Minami in Love Live! and Kaban in Kemono Friends, has started streaming a full-length music video for "DECORATE," the lead track from her upcoming fourth full album "Ephemera." Check out her performance in a neon light room after the jump.
As reported, Hiromu Arakawa's farming-themed manga Gin no Saji / Silver Spoon has resumed serialization in this year's latest 49th issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday published today in Japan. At the same time, she posted a short message to explain her current status on the magazine's official website, Web Sunday. Check it out after the jump
The official website for the forthcoming stage play adaptation of Kunihiko Ikuhara (Revolutionary Girl Utena)-directed original TV anime Sarazanmai has posted a first key visual featuring its three main cast members in costume, along with their solo visuals. Check out how the characters are recreated in the play after the jump!
After making its fifth-place debut last week, Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend Fine, the final chapter of the anime adaptation series based on Fumiaki Maruto's romance comedy light novel series, dropped one position down to sixth in its second weekend of November 2-3. Check out Japan's latest weekend box office ranking after the jump.
On its release day in Japan, voice actress Sora Amamiya posted a 100-second music video for her ninth single song "Regeneration" on her three-member unit TrySail's official YouTube channel. The song has been featured as the ED theme for the TV anime The Seven Deadly Sins: Wrath of the Gods since early October. Watch her performance on the edge of the cliff after the jump!
Following the Ranka Lee one introduced in May, KADOKAWA has started accepting pre-orders for a life-sized figure of Sheryl Nome from the Macross Frontier anime franchise at the price of 2,400,000 yen (about 22,000 US dollars) exclusively at the Dengekiya and Kadokawa Store. Check out the details of the special limited item after the jump!