The official YouTube channel for four-member Japanese rock band Kishida Kyoudan & The Akeboshi Rockets has started streaming a two-minute music video for their 8th single song "Sirius" to be released on August 22. The rock tune will be featured as the OP theme for the summer TV anime Sirius the Jaeger. Check out their new sound after the jump!
At the press conference for the live-action drama based on his Galaxy Express 999 sci-fi adventure manga series, 80-year-old manga artist Leiji Matsumoto confirmed that he has started drawing a new story of the manga. The 60-minute drama was live-broadcast on BS Sky PerfecTV! at 20:00 on June 18 (JST). Hit the jump for more details.
Japanese figure company Kotobukiya has released a 60-second PV and product photos for its upcoming 1/7 scale figure of Zero Two, the main heroine of the ongoing sci-fi robot TV anime Darling in the Franxx, for a November 2018 release. Check out her details after the jump!
Following the two teaser visuals introduced last month, Warner Brothers Korea's official YouTube channel has started streaming a 60-second first trailer for Inrang, the upcoming live-action remake film inspired by Hiroyuki Okiura-directed 2000 anime film Jin Roh: The Wolf Brigade. See how the world of Mamoru Oshii's Kerberos saga is recreated in Korea after the jump!
Even in its 10th weekend of release, Detective Conan: Zero the Enforcer still ranked 7th in the weekend box office of June 16-17. The 22nd Conan feature film has already earned a massive 8.2 billion yen from its domestic run, becoming the 9th top-grossing Japanese animation film of all-time. Check out the list op the 10 most successful anime films in Japan after the jump.
In addition to the fifth character PV for the protagonist girl Baileu Ton, the official website for the upcoming TV anime Phantom in the Twilight today revealed seven additional characters and their voice cast: Haysin (Junichi Suwabe), Val Helsing (Rikiya Koyama), Mu Shinyao (Manaka Ishimi), Chris (Tomiki Ono), Sha Rijan (Yui Horie), Backup (Kousuke Toriumi), and Geroge L. Gregory (Kenji Nomura). Check out the new information after the jump!
For the upcoming TV premiere in Japan on July 7, the official website for TV anime adaptation of Akane Shimizu's Hataraku Saibou/Cells at Work! manga is updated with a second key visual featuring its main human cell characters who are busy on their duties. Check out more new information after the jump!
The official Japanese Twitter for the TV anime adaptation of Afro's camping-themed manga Yurucamp/Laid-Back Camp has posted visuals from "Sava Camp" (Survival Camp?), a bonus anime episode to be included in its third DVD/Blu-ray to be released on July 25. The visuals featuring the main characters' activities in swimsuit reveal that the episode's plot is set in a southern island in summer. Check them out after the jump!
On the day Cure Macherie and Cure Amour joined the ongoing 15th TV series Hugtto! PreCure, Toei Animation introduces the official title and poster visual for the upcoming new PreCure crossover film to be released this October. The new visual for Eiga Hugtto! PreCure♡Futari wa PreCure All Stars Memories reveals that a total of 55 PreCure girls will appear in the 25th feature film. Hit the jump for more information.
To promote the upcoming release of the "~SIX MEN'S SONG TIME2~ Satisfaction" album on July 27, the official website for F6, the ikemen (handsome) version sextuplets of the Osomatsu-san/Mr.Osomatsu stage plays, has started streaming a 35-second preview from the music video for their popular song "'F'→U GO! -Many Money Make You Happy-." Check out their gorgeous dance performance after the jump!
Following the two voiceless clips from its first episode, the official YouTube channel for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Noritake Tao's light novel Shichisei no Subaru/Seven Senses of the Re'Union has posted a 30-second new trailer to introduce its main character voices, including Kengo Takanashi as the protagonist Faruto Amou and Nichika Omori as the main heroine Asahi Kuga. Check out their voices after the jump!
The official website for 29-year-old popular anime voice actress/singer Megumi Nakajima announced on June 15 that "Megumi Nakajima Curiosity of Love – Special Live in Shanghai," her scheduled solo concert in Shanghai, China, on June 24, has been canceled. She was cast as Rona Chevalier in the recently cancelled TV anime [New Life+] Young Again in Another World. Hit the jump for more details.
Lantis' official YouTube channel has posted a six-minute full music video for "FIVE STAR," the forthcoming fifth solo single of 28-year-old voice actor Kensho Ono. He is best known as the protagonist Tetsuya Kuroko in the Kuroko's Basketball anime and stage playsm, and the Japanese dub voice of Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe). See how he spends his holiday with friends after the jump!
As reported, Bandai Namco Arts and Good Smile Company's newly-launched label "With Fans!" plans to release a series of 1/7 scale figures of the nine members of Aqours from the Love Live! Sunshine!! anime franchise, inspired by the anime first season's Blu-ray jacket illustrations. Following its first entry Chika Takami, GSC's official YouTube channel has started streaming 90-second PVs for You Watanabe and Riko Sakurauchi. Check out their details after the jump!
As expected by all fans, Toei Animation's official website for the ongoing 15th PreCure TV series Hugtto! PreCure confirmed today on June 16 that Yukari Nao and Yukari Tamura are set to voice the two new PreCure girls, Cure Macherie and Cure Amour, respectively. The two characters' visuals were already introduced in the trailer for the next episode. Hit the jump for more information.