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  • TOTALFAT's "Good Bye, Good Luck" to be released via iTunes and Amazon

    February 11, 2012 @ 3:14 pm

    TOTALFAT’s new song “Good Bye, Good Luck” has been featured as the opening theme song to the smash-hit animation series, "NARUTO Shonen-hen". It's just been announced that the single will be digitally released in the U.S. on February 14th through iTunes and Amazon. TOTALFAT had previously worked with the "NARUTO" series by providing an ending theme song called “Place to Try”. Their latest track, "Good Bye, Good Luck" is described to have

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  • Kuwata Keisuke to sing the ending theme for "Chibi Maruko-chan"

    February 11, 2012 @ 9:29 am

    It's been revealed that Kuwata Keisuke will be singing the ending theme song for the Fuji TV anime, "Chibi Maruko-chan"! The song will be titled "100mannen no Shiawase!!", and it will be used in the anime starting in April. The special collaboration was made to commemorate the 1,000th episode of "Chibi Maruko-chan", which will air on February 12th. Written by manga artist Sakura Momoko and composed by Kuwata, "100mannen no Shiawase!!" is d

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  • Oricon reveals comic chart for the week of February 13th

    February 9, 2012 @ 11:37 am

    Oricon has revealed their comic charts for the week of February 13th. According to the report, one series has sold nearly two million copies! Check out the top 5 comics of the week below: === 1. “ONE PIECE”, Volume 65 – Oda Eiichiro : (1,934,961) 2. “NARUTO”, Volume 59 – Kishimoto Masashi : (668,680) 3. “Kimi ni Todoke”, Volume 15 – Shiina Karuho : (226,529) 4. “Gintama”, Volume 43 – Sorachi Hideaki : (209,760)

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  • Anime "Saint Seiya" to return to television after 23 years

    February 8, 2012 @ 12:38 am

    It has been announced that a new series of former popular anime "Saint Seiya Ω (omega)" will begin airing on TV asahi starting in April. 'Saint Seiya' is a popular manga series written by Kurumada Masami, which was serialized on "Weekly Shonen Jump" during 1986 ~ 1990 thenbeen adapted as TV anime during in October 1986 ~ in April 1989 on TV asahi. The series tells the story of five magical warriors named the 'Saints' that fight in sacre

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  • AKB48's Kashiwagi Yuki & Miyazawa Sae to voice act for "Marimo no Hana" movie

    February 4, 2012 @ 8:55 am

    It's been revealed that AKB48 members Kashiwagi Yuki and Miyazawa Sae will be voice acting in the upcoming movie, "Marimo no Hana ~Saikyo Buto Shogakusei Densetsu~". Kashiwagi will provide the voice for the protagonist 'Marimo', while Miyazawa will portray Marimo's childhood friend, 'Masaru'. "Marimo no Hana" is based on the on-going manga by AKB48 producer Akimoto Yasushi and Kasumi Yuko. The story revolves around Marimo, a quiet girl

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  • "Ao no Exorcist" to get stage play adaptation

    February 3, 2012 @ 4:44 am

    Manga magazine, "Jump Square", revealed through its March issue that Kato Kazue's popular manga, "Ao no Exorcist", would be getting a stage play adaptation! "Ao no Exorcist" is a fantasy story that revolves around Rin, a young boy who pursues the path of becoming an exorcist after learning that he is the son of Satan. Its anime adaptation aired from April to October of 2011. The popular series received a movie adaptation (to be released s

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  • Hello Kitty to collaborate with Evangelion

    February 2, 2012 @ 5:58 pm

    It's been revealed that Sanrio's Hello Kitty will be collaborating with popular anime, "Evangelion", for a new line of products called "EVANGELION × HELLO KITTY"! This new collaboration project is to commemorate Evangelion's upcoming film, "Evangelion Shin Gekijouban: Q". Hello Kitty will be seen dressed up as 'Ayanami Rei' and 'Soryu Asuka Langley' from the anime. Starting in May, ten companies will gradually release a wide variety of

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  • Hirakawa Tetsuhiro's manga "Clover" to get a drama adaptation

    February 2, 2012 @ 10:28 am

    Hirakawa Tetsuhiro's popular manga, "Clover", will soon be released as a drama series through TV Tokyo! Details for the drama adaptation, such as the cast members and plot, have yet to be revealed. However, TV Tokyo has promised to announce more in the middle of February. At this time, the production is expected to air in April. "Clover" is a  youth story centering around the friendships of delinquent high school students. Stay tuned

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  • AKB48 reveals cast list for their anime, 'AKB0048'

    February 2, 2012 @ 9:20 am

    AKB48 has finally revealed the cast list for their upcoming anime, "AKB0048"! After holding a public audition late last year, it was decided that Ishida Haruka, Iwata Karen, Sato Amina, Sato Sumire, Nagaya Sayaka, and Watanabe Mayu from AKB48, Hata Sawako and Yagami Kumi from SKE48, and Mita Mao from NMB48 would provide the voices for the nine main characters. General director Kawamori Shoji commented, "Before the casting auditions, I h

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  • Check out Oricon's comic chart for February 6th

    February 2, 2012 @ 3:45 am

    tokyohive has the latest results for Oricon's comic chart for the week of February 6th. Check it out below! ----- 1. "Kimi ni Todoke", Volume 15 - Shiina Karuho : (640,780) 2. "GIANT KILLING", Volume 22 - Illustrated by Tsujitomo, Created by Tsunamoto Masaya : (221,862) 3. "Vinland Saga", Volume 11 - Yukimura Makoto : (110,376) 4. "Toaru Majutsu no Index", Volume 9 - Written by Kamachi Kazuma, Illustrated by Kogino Chuya,

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