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  • Takimoto Miori to lend her voice for Miyazaki Hayao's upcoming anime film

    June 7, 2013 @ 7:48 am

    On June 6, the press conference for Miyazaki Hayao's first anime film in 5 years, "Kaze Tachinu", was held, and it was announced that actress Takimoto Miori will lend her voice for the heroine of the film.  "Kaze Tachinu" is an anime film adaptation of Miyazaki's manga of the same name, and it depicts the half of Horikoshi Jiro's life whose models are two men, the designer of a Zero fighter aircraft, H

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  • Yabuuchi Yuu's 'Dolly Kanon' to get a live-action drama adaptation

    June 7, 2013 @ 1:07 am

    Yabuuchi Yuu's ongoing manga "Dolly♪Kanon" that is being serialized on Shoujo manga magazine "Ciao," will be getting a live-action drama adaptation, and the main cast members were revealed on the July issue of the magazine that was released on June 3rd.  Dolly♪Kanon is the story of a junior high school student named "Okuda Soshi," who is the most handsome boy at the school. One day, because of an unexpected turn of events,&nbs

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  • Oricon Comic Chart for 5/6 ~ 5/12

    May 16, 2013 @ 9:29 pm

    Oricon has released their weekly comic chart for May 6th to the 12th. Check out the result below. ===== 1. "Ansatsu Kyoushitsu", Volume 4 - Matsui Yusei : (132,529) 2. "Kuroko no Basuke", Volume 22 - Fujimaki Tadatoshi : (130,454) 3. "Toriko", Volume 24 - Shimabukuro Mitsutoshi : (96,868) 4. "Gintama", Volume 49 - Sorachi Hideaki : (83,176) 5. "Shingeki no Kyojin", Volume 10 - Isayama Hajime : (68,054) (Check

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  • Manga 'LIMIT' to get drama adaptation starring Sakuraba Nanami

    May 14, 2013 @ 5:42 am

    On May 13th, TV Tokyo announced that they will be adapting the manga 'LIMIT' by Suenobu Keiko ('LIFE') into a drama starring actress Sakuraba Nanami (20) for the upcoming summer season. 'LIMIT' has been serialized in the manga magazine 'Bessatsu Friend' from 2009 until 2011 and spawned a total of six volumes. The protagonist is a girl named 'Konno Mizuki' (Sakuraba), a typical senior high school girl who is good at studying, knows much abo

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  • Oricon Comic Chart for 4/29 ~ 5/5

    May 9, 2013 @ 8:17 am

    Oricon has revealed its comic chart for April 29th to May 5th. Take a look at the top 5 below! === 1. "Kuroko no Basket", Volume 22 - Fujimaki Tadatoshi : (406,745) 2. "Ansatsu Kyoushitsu", Volume 4 - Matsui Yusei : (341,407) 3. "Toriko", Volume 24 - Shimabukuro Mitsutoshi : (214,443) 4. "Gintama", Volume 49 - Sorachi Hideaki : (197,973) 5. "Haikyuu!!", Volume 6 - Furudate Haruichi : (148,982) (Chec

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  • Gouriki Ayame to star in a live-action movie adaptation of 'L♥DK'

    May 9, 2013 @ 6:17 am

    It was announced that Watanabe Ayu's popular manga "L♥DK", which has been serialized on Bessatsu Friend since 2009, will get live-action movie adaptation starring actress Gouriki Ayame. This will mark the first movie for the actress to solely take the lead role. "L♥DK" stands for "Love Doukyo (lit. love cohabitation)", and it's a love comedy about a high school girl "Nishimori Aoi" (played by Gouriki) who is inexperienced with love, and "K

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  • Oguri Shun & Miura Haruma to lend their voices for upcoming "Captain Harlock" anime film

    May 8, 2013 @ 4:30 am

    The cast members who will voice the main characters for upcoming CG anime film "Space Pirate Captain Harlock" have been revealed. "Space Pirate Captain Harlock" is originally a manga series written by Matsumoto Leiji, which got TV anime adaptation back in 1978. It depicts the activities of a space pirate "Harlock", who rises up against the Earth's government and fights for mankind, and his 40 crew aboard his invincible starship "Arcadia

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  • SPYAIR to sing for upcoming 'Gintama' movie

    May 3, 2013 @ 4:20 am

    It's been decided that rock band SPYAIR will sing the theme song for anime film "Gekijouban Gintama Kanketsu-hen Yorozuya yo Eien nare" that is scheduled to open in theaters on July 6th. As the band has sung the ending theme "Samurai Heart (Some Like It Hot!!)" in 2011, and opening theme "Sakura Mitsutsuki" in 2013 for its TV anime series, this will mark the third time for the band to provide the theme song for "Gintama" anime. "Gek

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  • Oricon Comic Chart for 4/22 ~ 4/28

    May 2, 2013 @ 7:48 am

    Oricon has just revealed its weekly comic chart for April 22nd to the 28th. Take a look at the top 5 below! === 1. "Vagabond", Volume 35 - illustrated by Inoue Takehiko, written by Yoshikawa Eiji : (277,732) 2. "Ao Haru Ride", Volume 7 - Sakisaka Io : (233,374) 3. "Ookiku Furikabutte", Volume 21- Higuchi Asa : (225,281) 4. "GIANT KILLING", Volume 27 - illustrated by Tsujitomo, written by Tsunamoto Masaya : (185,9

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  • Oricon Comic Chart for 4/14 ~ 4/21

    April 25, 2013 @ 9:53 pm

    Oricon has revealed its weekly comic chart for April 14th to the 21st. Check out the top 5 below! === 1. "Gin no Saji Silver Spoon", Volume 7 - Arakawa Hiromu : (370,676) 2. "Meitantei Conan", Volume 79 - Aoyama Gosho : (296,934) 3. "FAIRY TAIL", Volume 37 - Mashima Hiro : (291,161) 4. "Shingeki no Kyojin", Volume 10 - Isayama Hajime : (144,186) 5. "Nanatsu no Taizai", Volume 2 - Suzuki Nakaba : (106,829)

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