ASIAN KUNG-FU GENERATION will simultaneously release their new single "Empathy" and MV collection on August 4. They will also embark on a 25th anniversary tour, titled 'Quarter-Century,' in November.
"Empathy" will be used as the theme song for the movie 'Boku no Hero Academia THE MOVIE: World Heroes Mission' that's due out on August 6. For the coupling tracks, it will include "Flowers" and a Seiho remix of "Furetai Tashikametai." The Limited Edition will come with a DVD containing the music video and making-of footage for "Empathy."
Meanwhile, "Eizo Sakuhinshu Vol.17" will include music videos for 15 songs that were released over the past five years.
As for their tour, it will kick off on November 11 at Zepp Sapporo and will wrap up on November 25 at KT Zepp Yokohama. This will be their first nationwide tour in two and a half years.
03. Furetai Tashikametai (Seiho Remix)
04. Empathy (Instrumental)
05. Flowers (Instrumental)
Limited Edition DVD
01. Empathy (Music Video)
02. Empathy (Music Video Making)
[Eizo Sakuhinshu Vol.17]
01. Right Now
02. Re:Re: (2016)
03. Blood Circulator
04. Rewrite (2016)
05. Yuugure no Aka
06. Kouya wo Aruke
07. Seija no March
08. Boys & Girls
11. Haikyo no Kioku
15. Furetai Tashikametai
・AKG Select Music Video Cross Talk
Thursday, November 11 - Zepp Sapporo (Hokkaido)
Tuesday, November 16 - Zepp Nagoya (Aichi)
Wednesday, November 17 - Zepp Osaka Bayside (Osaka)
Friday, November 19 - Zepp Fukuoka (Fukuoka)
Monday, November 22 - Zepp Tokyo (Tokyo)
Thursday, November 25 - KT Zepp Yokohama (Kanagawa)