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  • fripSide's new single chosen as opening theme to upcoming anime 'Black Bullet'

    January 26, 2014 @ 10:59 pm

    fripSide's new single (not yet titled) has been chosen as the opening song for the anime 'Black Bullet' airing in April. fripSide performed at the music festival "Lisani! Live-4" at Budokan on January 25. During their segment, vocalist Nanjo Yoshino announced that fripSide will be singing the theme song to "Black Bullet", winning the cheers and applause of fans at Budokan. Further more, Nanjo added that, "I think this song will surely bri

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  • Oguri Shun and Natsume Miku lend their voices to new Doraemon movie

    January 24, 2014 @ 12:57 am

    It was announced that actor Oguri Shun and talent Natsume Miku will lend their voices as guests for the latest Doraemon movie "Doraemon: Shin Nobita no Daimakyou ~Peko to 5-nin no Tankentai~". This will be Oguri's second participation in a movie. He had previously made a cameo in "Doraemon: Nobita and the Island of Miracles" as "Amaguri Shun". This time, Oguri will voice Saber, a famous swordsman close to the villain Daburander from the kingdom o

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  • Oricon Comic Chart for 1/13 ~ 1/19

    January 23, 2014 @ 4:26 am

    Oricon has revealed its comic chart for January 13 to the 19th.Check out the top 5 below! 1. "Magi", Volume 20 - Otaka Shinobu : (269,671)2. "Meitantei Conan", Volume 82 - Aoyama Gosho : (237,459)3. "AO--HARU--RIDE", Volume 9 - Sakisaka Io : (197,213)4. "Kuroshitsuji", Volume 18 - Toboso Yana : (171,222)5. "KINGDOM", Volume 33 - Hara Yasuhisa : (155,441) (Check out the full ranking here.)Source: Oricon

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  • 'Tekkon Kinkreet' Blu-ray to be released on April 23

    January 19, 2014 @ 3:10 am

    Even though the legendary movie "Tekkon Kinkreet" was released on 2006, it is only this year that its Blu-ray DVD will go on sale. Aniplex will be releasing the "Tekkon Kinkreet" Blu-ray disc on April 23, 2014. The disc will set fans back by 5,184 yen. On top of the main disc, the first press limited edition will also include a special booklet and a sleeve. As the bonus footage, the movie disc will include the same trailer that was also incl

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  • Live-action film & anime film of 'Cardfight!! Vanguard' to be released in fall 2014

    December 22, 2013 @ 12:10 pm

    It has been announced that Bushiroad's popular card game "Cardfight!! Vanguard" will be made into a live-action film and anime film for the release in fall of 2014.  Both films will be released as a double feature movie.The live-action film will star DAIGO, who is currently serving as the card game's CM character. The anime film will be a brand new storyline in which the main characters from its TV anime series Aichi and Kai will combine forces t

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  • Oricon Comic Chart for 12/9 ~ 12/15

    December 19, 2013 @ 4:24 am

    Oricon has released its comic chart for December 9 to the 15th. Check out the top 5 below! 1. "Shingeki no Kyojin", Volume 12 - Isayama Hajime : (924,685)2. "Shingeki no Kyojin", Volume 12 Limited Edition - Isayama Hajime : (304,992)3. "NARUTO", Volume 67 - Kishimoto Masashi : (164,277)4. "Chihayafuru", Volume 23 - Suetsugu Yuki : (163,048)5. "SOUL EATER", Volume 25 - Okubo Atsushi : (127,423)(Check out the full ranking here.)Source: Oricon

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  • FLOW's new song chosen as the opening theme song for 'Samurai Flamenco' anime

    December 19, 2013 @ 3:08 am

    Rock band FLOW's new song "Ai Ai Ai ni Utarete Bye Bye Bye" has been chosen as the new opening theme for the ongoing anime series "Samurai Flamenco" that airs on Fuji TV's noitaminA. "Samurai Flamenco" revolves around a man named "Hazama Masayoshi" who becomes a superhero on his own without any technology or superpower. It depicts the difficulty and meaning of "acting as a superhero" in this world comically and sometimes seriously.The new openin

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  • Studio Ghibli's next film to be 'When Marnie was There'

    December 13, 2013 @ 2:42 pm

    It was announced that Studio Ghibli's next film will be "Omoide no Marnie ('When Marinie was There'). It is based on Joan G. Robinson's children's novel of the same name that tells a story of a lonely foster child Anna who is sent to a seaside village in Norfolk for the summer, encounters a mysterious girl called 'Marnie.' Though the original story is set in England, this anime film adaptation will be set in Japan.Yonebayashi Hiromasa who m

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  • Oricon Comic Chart for 12/2 ~ 12/8

    December 12, 2013 @ 3:31 am

    Oricon has released its weekly comic chart for December 2 to the 8th. Check out if your favorites made it into the top 5 below! 1. "NARUTO", Volume 67 - Kishimoto Masashi : (653,624)2. "BLEACH", Volume 61 - Kubo Tite : (361,988)3. "Kuroko no Basket", Volume 25 - Fujimaki Tadatoshi : (359,953)4. "Gintama", Volume 52 - Sorachi Hideaki : (202,666)5. "Shokugeki no Soma", Volume 5 - written by Tsukuda Yuto / illustrated by Saeki Shun : (187,865)(Chec

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  • Shinku Horou to sing new ending theme for 'NARUTO Shippuden'

    December 10, 2013 @ 5:19 am

    It's been revealed that Shinku Horou will be releasing their new single "Niji" on February 19.   "Niji" will be the band's first single since "Slow and Steady", which was released as a Tower Records limited edition single about a year and 9 months ago. The title track has been picked up as the new ending theme for TV Tokyo's anime 'NARUTO Shippuden' starting its January 9th episode. Alongside the title track, the si

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