Newly released TV Anime “Jujutsu Kaisen” poster displays protagonist Itadori Yuji boldly trying to swallow the cursed object “Double-Faced Spectre's finger”. In conjunction with the reveal of the poster, Nakamura Yuichi was cast as Gojo Satoru.
“Jujutsu Kaisen” is originally a manga serialized in the “Weekly Shonen Jump” that recorded an all-time high sales number of 2.5 million copies nationwide.
Nakamura Yuichi joins the voice cast members as Gojo Satoru,that so far includes Enoki Junya as Itadori Yuuji, Uchida Yuma as Fushiguro Megumi, and Seto Asami as Kugisaki Nobara. The character that Nakamura will be performing as, Gojo Satoru is a sorcerer working at Tokyo Metropolitan Magic Technical College as a teacher.
（C）Akutami Gege/Shueisha・Jujutsu Kaisen Production Committee
The manga "Dragon Quest: The Adventure of Dai" will become a completely new anime in autumn 2020. Sanjou Riku (author), Inada Kouji (manga writer), and Horii Yuuji (drafter) gave their comments before the broadcast.
The anime "Rent-A-Girlfriend" has been announced. Voice actors such as Amemiya Sora (as Mizuhara Chizuru) and Yuuki Aoi (as Nanami Mami) have been cast. To prepare for the broadcast in Jul. 2020, the first dating visuals and teaser has been revealed along with comments from the cast.
"Jujutsu Kaisen", a current serialized manga in Weekly Shonen Jump has been picked up for a TV anime release. Information about the main cast have also been announced and are as follows: Enoki Junya as Itadori Yuji, Uchida Yuma as Fujiguro Megumi, Seto Asami as Kugisaki Nobara. We have received comments from the three of them.
From the TV anime "Jujutsu Kaisen", it was announced that the display model "PROPLICA Special Grade Cursed Item - Ryomen Sukuna no yubi" and the action figure "S.H.Figuarts Itadori Yuji" will be released. Pre-orders will start on Nov. 6. The products are planned to be released in Mar. 2021.
"Jujutsu Kaisen" is based on the comic of the same name by Akutami Gege, which is currently being serialized in 'Weekly Shonen Jump'. The young boy, Itadori Yuji, who has an extraordinary physical ability, eats the "Special Grade Cursed Item - Ryomen Sukuna no yubi", and embeds a curse in his soul.
He is guided by Satoru Gojo, the strongest magician in the world, and is transferred to the Tokyo Metropolitan College of Witchcraft and Wizardry, an institution specializing in curses.
"PROPLICA Special Grade Cursed Item - Ryomen Sukuna no yubi" is a realistic 1/1 scale figure of the cursed king's ryoumensukuna no yubi, which are scattered all over Japan. It is a product of the brand 'PROPLICA' which is a display model for adults, and each one is a poisonous curse that has been realistically sculpted and colored. It is a product that conveys a dark view of the world.
The three sides of the figure are based on the anime's three-dimensional setting, and the tree root-like swellings and other parts are designed to be close to the original when viewed from various angles.
The coloration is realistic and glossy on the claws, while the skin is dry and has an eerie coloration like a curse.
Stickers where you are able to change the appearance of both sides of the body, and other elements are also planned and will be announced in preparation for the release.
"S.H.Figuarts Itadori Yuji" is an action figure of the main character based on the setting data of the anime. The figure is designed to reproduce various battle scenes in the anime, and has a wide range of parts.
The figure has a wide range of pose options, allowing you to pose it in a variety of action poses. Three different expressions and effect parts are included. Details of the set will be released as soon as possible.
The price is 2,500 JPY for 'PROPLICA Special Grade Cursed Item - Ryomen Sukuna no yubi' and 5,500 JPY for 'S.H.Figuarts Itadori Yuji' (excluding tax). After the release in Mar. 2021, they will be released in other countries as well.
(C) Akutami Gege / Shueisha, Jujutsu Kaisen Production Committee
The 3rd PV of the TV anime series "Jujutsu Kaisen", which has beenbe on-air from Oct.ober 2, has been released. At the same time, new casts, including Sakurai Takahiro, Shimazaki Nobunaga, and Kimura Subaru, have been announced.
"Jujutsu Kaisen" is based on the manga with the same name by Akutami, which is serialized in "Weekly Shonen Jump". It is a popular work, with cumulative sales of which now had exceeded 6.8 million copies.
In the 3rd PV releasedreleased PV, the OP theme "Mawari Mawari Kitan" by Eve wasis used.
Also, Sakurai Takahiro, Shimazaki Nobunaga, and others have been announced as new casts. Sakurai plays Geto Suguru, the worst curse who once killed more than 100 people, and Shimazaki plays Mahito, the curse who came from humans.
Moreover, Iwata Mitsuo and Kuroda Takaya play characters of the Jujutsu College Tokyo school, and Kimura Subaru, Inoue Marina, Akasaki Chinatsu, and Mugihito play the characters of the Jujutsu College Kyoto school.
Comments from cast members announced this time have also been released.
"Jujutsu Kaisen" will be on-air from Oct.ober 2nd on the MBS / TBS with 28 channels nationwide in the "Super Animeism" frame.
<Full comments are below>
Comment from Iwata Mitsuo as Ijichi Kiyotaka
I'm playing a certain type of character that I haven't played much recently, so I'm really looking forward to playing it from now on. Although my character is in the middle management position, I would like to express his cuteness and playfulness well and make everyone love him.
Comment by Endo Aya as Ieiri Shoko
I felt that she is a cold but good person, so I wanted to play her so that others can seeto put out a lot of her attractive points.
Comment by Kuroda Takaya as Yaga Masamichi
He is sort of like Chono Masahiro, so he is very manly and powerfully. I would like to show his depth and wisdom as a president when I playplaying him.
Comment by Kimura Subaru as Todo Aoi
He is human-like. I'm proud to play Todo-kun. I hope you enjoyed it!
Comment by Inoue Marina as Zen'in Mai
Mai always relays on Maki, so I would like to play with particular care in conversations with Maki. I'm sure there are complex emotions that are a mixture of various feelings, so I'm looking forward to the twins, although there is a lot of pressure.
Comment by Akasaki Chinatsu as Miwa Kasumi
Among the characters with strong habits, I want to cherish her "ordinary feeling" and, on the contrary, play it so that she'll be treated individuality!
Comment from Mugihito as Rakuiwaji Yoshinobu
Is he strong or weak? I want to play him with a sense of with mysterious eerieness. I'll do my best!
Comment by Yamaya Yoshitaka as Yoshino Junpei
I think that he must be able to firmly express his feelings and facial expressions that change drastically, and the changes, when he gets oppressed and after he acquired the magical power.
Comment by Sakurai Takahiro as Geto Suguru
I will do my best to play along with the director's image firmly so as not to spoil the atmosphere of the original. I look forward to working on it!
Comment from Chiba Shigeru as Shogo
He is not human, so he can do whatever he wants (laughs). I want to enjoy all thethe all emotions to the fullest! (^ ω ^)
Comment by Tanaka Atsuko as Hanami
Hanami's voice cannot be understood by explaining within words, but I hope you enjoy it with a strong desire to protect and excellent fighting ability.
Comment from Shimazaki Nobunaga as Mahito
Anyway, I hope you will enjoy it. He ishas not a bad or weak, so I'll open up again, have fun and laugh as much as I can.
TV anime "Jujutsu Kaisen" Broadcast Information
The broadcast will start from Oct.ober 2, 2020, every Friday from 1:25 pm, on the MBS / TBS on 28 stations nationwide in the "Super Animeism" frame.
(C) Gege Akutami / Shueisha / Jujutsu Kaisen Production Committee
"Jujutsu Kaisen" will start on Oct. 2, and it's 2nd key visual featuring Itadori Yuuji (voice: Enoki Junya) and the other main characters.
"Jujutsu Kaisen" is originally a manga serialized on "Weekly Shonen Jump" by Akutami Gege. The popular series currently has a total of 6.8 million copies published in total.
The 2nd key visual depicts Itadori Yuuji (voice: Enoki Junya), Fishiguro Megumi (voice: Uchida Yuuma), Kugisaki Nobara (voice: Seto Asami), and Gojou Satoru (voice: Nakamura Yuuichi).
"Jujutsu Kaisen" starts on Oct. 2, 2020, in the "Super Animeism" slot on 28 MBS/TBS channels.
TV Anime "Jujutsu Kaisen" Information
Broadcast starts at 1:25 a.m. Friday, Oct. 2, 2020, in the "Super Animeism" slot on 28 MBS/TBS channels.
(C) Akutami Gege / Shueisha, Jujutsu Kaisen Production Committee
The 1st volume of "Haisha-san, Atattemasu! (Dentist-San, Your Breasts Are Touching Me!)", which is being serialized in 'Shonen Jump+', will be published on Oct. 2, 2020. The PV, where Ono Kenshou and Yasumoto Hiroki are playing the characters, has been released to commemorate the publication.
"Haisha-san, Atattemasu!" is a Gokudou-dental comedy manga, featuring Kurosumi Takuma, a legendary Gokudou(Yakuza, gang), who is called "Fudou no Kurosumi(unyielding Kurosumi)" in the underground community, and Shirayuki Tomori, a beautiful dentist, who treats him like a toilet, and calls him 'shit'.
When its non-serial edition was published, 'dentist' d became the top trend on Twitter. The view count exceeded 2.8 million, which is the best of the non-serial editionss published on 'Shonen Jump+' so far.
Shirayuki Tomori has many secrets, and there occurs gaps in the conversation between the characters. This work features surreal jokes created from such a conversation. Let's pay attention to how Ono and Yasumoto are playing. Comments from Yamazaki Shou, the original author, have also arrived.
The author Yamazaki Shou
The 1st volume will be published on Fri., Oct.2.
I really appreciate the support from all of you.
Thank you very much.
I drew 11 pages of original manga.
Please enjoy it.
(C)Yamazaki Shou / Shueisha
The latest volume 22 of the manga "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" by Gotouge Koyoharu, which will be released on Oct. 2, has already seen its first 3.7 million copies being sold, including the bundled edition released on the same day. With this news, the total number of manga copies published from volume 1 to 22, including the online version, has exceeded 100 million.
Among the manga published on "Weekly Shonen Jump", those that have sold over 100 million copies in total are "Kochira Katsushika‑ku Kameari Kouen‑mae Hashutsujo" by Akimoto Osamu, "DRAGON BALL" by Toriyama Akira , "JoJo's Bizarre Adventure" series by Araki Hirohiko, "SLAM DUNK" by Inoue Takehiko, "ONE PIECE" by Oda Eiichirou, "Naruto" by Kishimoto Masashi, and "Bleach" by Kubo Tite. "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" will be added to the list before the 23rd and final volume, which will be released on Dec. 4.
Also, to celebrate the release of "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train on Oct. 16, "Weekly Shonen Jump" will have three consecutive special issues of "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba", starting with issue 44, which will be released on Oct. 5.
The issue 44 will feature a new 19-page one-shot by Gotouge on "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba". It is about the first mission of the Demon Slayer Corps with Rengoku Kyoujurou, and it will also be included in "Demon Slayer: Rengoku Vol. 0", which is being given out as a bonus for filmgoers to the movie version.
The following issues 45 and 46 include a side story one-shot focused on Rengoku Kyoujurou by Hirano Ryouji, who also wrote a side story on Tomioka Giyuu under the supervision of Gotouge. In addition, limited items from the same magazine will be available.
With the release of the upcoming movie, great attention is now given to "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba".
(C) Gotouge Koyoharu / Shueisha
From the yankee' manga "Rokudenashi Blues", which had been serialized in "Weekly Shonen Jump" in the 1980s-90s, a watch inspired by the "Tokyo Shitenno" will be released. Pre-orders are currently available at the "Premium Bandai".
This product "Rokudenashi Blues 2020 EDITION WATCH" includes the model "Maeda Taison from Kichijoji Teiken High School", "Onizuka from Shibuya Rakusu Gakuen" model, "Yakushiji from Asakusa Sasazaki High School" model, and "Kasai from Shodokan High School model.
The band part is of a high-grade specification that uses real leather in the coloring images of each uniform, and each character is engraved on the back cover. It's a product that allows you to fully enjoy the world view of the original work.
"Rokudenashi Blues 2020 EDITION WATCH" is priced at 40,150 JPY (tax included). Pre-orders will be accepted until 11:00 P.M. on Sep. 13, 2020, and delivery is scheduled for Jan. 2021.
(C) Morita Masanori, Studio Hitman/Shueisha
The screening date of the mid-length animation film "BURN THE WITCH" has been announced to be two weeks long from Oct. 2. Moreover, a WEB broadcast will start on the same day of the screening. The film is available not only in Japan, but also in other countries around the world.
"BURN THE WITCH" is originally a manga by Kubo Tite of "BLEACH", which was published in 2018 as a one-shot in the magazine "Weekly Shonen Jump". A series has started from the 38th issue of "Weekly Shonen Jump" on sale on Aug. 24.
The story is set in a world where dragons exist, and humans can't see them. The only people who are actually able to see the dragons are the inhabitants of Reverse London, which is located behind Front London. Among them, a select group of people have been chosen to become witches/wizards and so be qualified to have direct contact with dragons.
The protagonists are the witch duo of Niihashi Noel and Nini Spangle, 2nd Order ranked members of the Dragon Conservation and Control Agency, Wing Bind. Their mission is to protect the dragons in London on behalf of those who cannot come into contact with them.
The screening date for "BURN THE WITCH" has been confirmed to be two weeks long from Oct. 2, with the event being held at 35 cinemas across Japan, including Shinjuku Piccadilly.
In addition to Japan, "BURN THE WITCH" will be distributed in North, Central and South America, Europe, Oceania, Middle East, and Africa on the same day as the screening. In Japan, it will be streamed on Amazon Prime Video and Hikari TV, while Crunchyroll will be the streaming platform for the movie in North, Central and South America, Europe, Oceania, Middle East, and Africa.
The key visual and promo video of the film have also been released. The visual shows the witches Niihashi Noel and Nini Spangle from Wing Bind, the organization that controls the dragons.
Additional cast members are Tsuchiya Shimba as Balgo Parks, Hirata Hiroaki as Chief, and Hikisaka Rie as Osushi-chan.
(C) Kubo Tite / Shueisha, "BURN THE WITCH" Production Committee
TV anime "Rikei ga Koi ni Ochitanode Shoumeishita (I proved it because I fell in love with science.)" will be produced for a 2nd season. At the same time, a visual announcing the 2nd season was released, featuring "Rikei Koi All-Stars" including Yukimura Shinya, Himuro Ayame, Kanade Kotonoha, Ibarada Ena, Inukai Kosuke, Professor Ikeda, Yamamoto Arika, and Rikekuma.
"I proved it because I fell in love with science." is a science-related love comedy based on the manga serialized in 'COMIC METEO' by Arihred Yamamoto. The 1st season of the TV anime was aired from Jan. to Mar. 2020.
The decision to produce the 2nd season of the TV anime was announced at the event "I proved it because I fell in love with science. Research meeting" held on Oct. 17, 2020. Information such as key visuals, promotional videos, and event information for the 2nd season will be sent out on the official Twitter. Please follow the anime's Twitter and looking forward to the broadcast.
"D4DJ presents CDTV Special Everyone Can Sing! The Music Festival with an Amazing Playlist" is a 2-hour special program where "D4DJ", a media mix project by Bushiroad (known for "BanG Dream!" and "Revue Starlight" with a "DJ" theme, made a special appearance and it was aired from 8 pm, Oct. 28 on nationwide TBS affiliated channels.
"D4DJ presents CDTV Special Everyone Can Sing! The Music Festival with an Amazing Playlist" is a program where the entertainers that are good at singing, choose a song among all the songs from the Showa era until the Reiwa era that fits the theme, create an amazing playlist, and challenge singing it.
A total of 3 themes have been featured, which are "The amazing playlist featuring Showa era's famous song that connects to the future", "The amazing playlist featuring the God of romance", and "The amazing playlist that will surely raise the tension". Do check out which songs were chosen for each theme, and also will it be "recognized as an amazing playlist".
Also, the 6 units from the media mix project "D4DJ" with the "DJ" theme, Happy Around!< Peaky P-key, Photon Maiden, Merm4id, Rondo, and Lilical Lily have made a special appearance, and they had sung the precious famous songs together with the entertainer. Do check out the performers as well, as it featured the leader of TRF, DJ Koo as the DJ and the voice actor, Furuya Tetsu as the narrator.
"D4DJ presents CDTV Special Everyone Can Sing! The Music Festival with an Amazing Playlist" was aired from 8 pm, Oct. 28 on TBS affiliated channels.
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From the TV anime "I Tried Asking While Kowtowing", the summary and an exclusive scene cut of episode 1 "I Started Kowtowing.", which is scheduled to be released on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020, have been revealed .
"I Tried Asking While Kowtowing" is a short anime based on the dojinshi series drawn by the manga author Funatsu Kazuki.
It is about Dogeza Suwaru, the protagonist who wants too many secret things from the girls, kowtowing until the girls guarantee his request.
The title for episode 1 is "I Started Kowtowing".
Kowtowing master boy asks Gakesaka Minori (CV: Ogura Yui), a first-year student of a high school, to show her chest until she does so. The path of kowtowing begins here! Kowtowing solves everything! Why don't you kowtow together with me?
"I Tried Asking While Kowtowing" episode 1 "I Started Kowtowing" will be broadcast on Oct. 14 at 11:05 pm on AT-X, d anime store, and other channels.
Moreover, "I Tried Asking While Kowtowing Blu-ray Making a Request with Full Power" will reveal the parts that are hidden on the TV broadcast version. This will be released on Dec. 23 and detailed information is on the product page.
(C) Funatsu Kazuki/ DMM Pictures
The summary and advanced cut-scenes of the TV Anime "Dropout Idol Fruit Tart" episode 1 "Ittekimasu Higako!", broadcasted on Monday, Oct. 12, have been released.
"Dropout Idol Fruit Tart" is based on the same name manga by Hamayumiba Sou, and is currently serialized in "Manga Time Kirara Carat".
The freshman high school student Sakura Ino, who moved to the capital to become an idol, formed the newcomer idol unit "Fruit Tarts" with the residents of Nezumi-sou, which are the unpopular (former) child actress Roko, the musician Hayu, and the model Nina. It depicts their not giving up (!?) spirit while doing their idol activities to save Nezumi-sou from being demolished despite being the dropout in the entertainment industry.
The title of episode 1 is "Ittekimasu Higako!"
Sakura Ino moves to the capital to become an idol. While being welcome by the residents of Rat Production's dormitory "Nezumi-sou", which are the unpopular (former) child actress Roko, the musician Hayu, and the model Nina, their manager Honmachi told them about the crisis which is the demolition of Nezumi-sou.
Honmachi gives a revival plan to the shocked Ino and others, and that is to form the newcomer idol unit "Fruit Tarts" with the resident of Nezumi-sou.
TV Anime "Dropout Idol Fruit Tart" episode 1 "Ittekimasu Higako!" was broadcast on Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, on TOKYO MX and other channels.
（C） Hamayumiba Sou／Houbunsha／Dropout Idol Fruit Tart Production Committee
Oct. 19 is Enoki Junya's birthday.
In the fall 2020's anime, he played main characters in many titles, including "Jujutsu Kaisen" and "Fly Me to the Moon". His appearances in anime "Cells at Work! CODE BLACK" and "Heaven's Design Tem", which will be broadcast in 2021, have also been decided.
He also dubbed Peter Parker from "Spider-Man: Homecoming", etc., and he is also active at the stage play, radio, and singing character's songs.
To celebrate Enoki Junya's birthday, like last year, we conducted a reader survey "Who is your favorite character played by Enoki Junya?" We received responses from 127 people during the survey period from Oct. 6. to Oct. 13.
The male-female ratio is about 20% for males and about 80% for females. About 40% of the age group were minors, and about 40% were in their 20s.
■Maita Rui from "Idolmaster SideM" is at the top for the second consecutive year!
1st place went to Maita Rui from "The Idolmaster SideM". The approval rating was about 17%, and he was place on the same ranking as last year.
Readers commented, "He is always bright, positive, and energetic. Enoki-sans' performance at the live was also wonderful which hype up the venue", and "Although he is an energetic character, he also has calm and kind sides. I think it was expressed well thanks to Enoki-sans delicate acting."
Another reason for his popularity is that he is a former English teacher who becomes an idol, "He speaks English but I think that it is not going beyond and played naturally, which makes the character more attractive."
2nd place goes to Itadori Yuji from "Jujutsu Kaisen". The approval rating is about 14%. The title of the 2020 broadcast was ranked high.
Many fans liked the main protagonist, "Full body-sized high school student is cute! Itadori-kun, who confronts the harsh fate with his sharp acting that feels natural and powerful, is played vividly.", and "Enoki-san's voice and acting convey the gentleness of his physical ability and strong core, but he is not pretentious."
Some readers are looking forward to future development, "It's just started, but after watching the first episode, I am sure that 'this will be the represensative work for Enoki-san'."
3rd place goes to Horikawa Kunihiro from the "Touken Ranbu: ONLINE" series. The approval rating is about 12%, ranked up from 4th place last year.
His pleasant personality is popular, "I think serious, polite, and caring character fits well to Enoki-sans voice."
Also, fans of various media vote for it, "Swaying emotions and conflicts of 'Katsugeki/Touken Ranbu' makes me cry.", and "The line, 'I'm Ken-san's friends and assistant!', is very cute."
■Let's introduce other comments
About Seiji from "Tsukumogami Kashimasu", "Enoki-san's voice is perfect for Seiji's soft and gentle aura. The radio with Komatsu Mikako was also very interesting every time."
About Jona Basta from "Mobile Suit Gundam Narrative", "He is a clumsy boy with few words and few emotions. There are many places where his feelings leak out due to unvoiced sounds such as sighs, and I think that Enoki-san's delicate play made him an actual person."
About Peter Parker from the "Spider-Man" series said, "I think Enoki-san very well played changes of the character after what happened in 'Avengers: Endgame'".
About Hoshizora Yuzaki from the newest title of fall 2020, "Fly Me to the Moon", "The anime has just been broadcast, but it so good! The acting of Nasu-kun who rolls over and over is great!"
In the 2020 version of the survey, the 1st place was the same as last year, but the second and lower rankings have changed significantly. Multiple new characters played in 2020 are also ranked in. It has been decided that he will appear in various titles in 2021, and we are looking forward to his new roles.
"Who is your favorite character played by Enoki Junya?"
1st place Maita Rui "Idol Master SideM"
2nd place Itadori Yuji "Jujutsu Kaisen"
3rd place Horikawa Kunihiro "Touken Ranbu: ONLINE"
4th place Yuzaki Hoshizora "Fly Me to the Moon"
5th place Kiba Shion "Card Fight !! Vanguard G"
6th place Kurata Takezo "Kono Oto Tomare! Sounds of Life!"
6th place Pannacotta Fugo "Jojo's Bizarre Adventure Golden Wind"
8th place Spider-Man / Peter Parker "Spider-Man: Homecoming", etc.
9th place Higurashi Sota "Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon"
10th place Seiji "Tsukumogami Kashimasu"
10th place Tsukumo Rei "Young Disease Outburst Boy"
10th place Hoshino Ryo "Millionaire Detective Balance: UNLIMITED"
10th place Vendellin "The 8th Son? Are You Kidding Me? "
10th place Jona Basta "Mobile Suit Gundam Narrative"
15th place Arata Kojo "On air!"
15th place Tatewaki Shotaro "Beautiful Bones: Sakurako's Investigation"
15th place Yonazuki Lucia "Shadowverse"
(Survey Period: Oct. 6, 2020 - Oct. 13)
Oct. 16 is Kito Akari-san's birthday.
Kito Akari-san made her voice actor debut in 2010 and she has voiced characters from various titles since then. In 2020, she has voiced several main characters from titles, including "In/Spectre", "Adachi and Shimamura", and "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train".
In 2019, she made her singer debut and her 1st live tour "Colorful Closet" is currently being held from September to October. On Oct. 28, her 3rd single "Kimi no Tonari de" is scheduled to be released.
To celebrate Kito Akari-san's birthday, Anime! Anime! had conducted the reader survey "Who is your favorite character voiced by Kito Akari-san?". A total of 140 responses were received during the survey period from Sep. 30 to Oct. 7.
For the gender distribution, the votes were equally split for both male and female. For the age distribution, roughly 50% are from minors, while roughly 30% are from 20's.
■The top is Nezuko from "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba". Do check out the movie!
The 1st place goes to Kamado Nezuko "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" with supporting rate of approximately 26%.
We had received several comments, such as "Despite most of the lines are onomatopoeic word, Kito Akari-san's acting is quite amazing as she was still able to express the character's emotions," "I love Kito-san's cute voice when she speaks normally and when she turns into a demon!" and "The line 'Blood Demon Art: Exploding Blood' is quite cool", and this shows that there was a lot of agreement on her amazing acting that was able to transmit the emotions even through just a groan
There were also a few comments regarding the release of "Mugen Train" on Oct. 16, which is "Kito-san's birthday is on the same day as the release date of the movie! I'm looking forward to Nezuko's achievement."
2nd place goes to Konoe Kanata from "Love Live! Nijigasaki High School Idol Club" with a support rating of approximately 15%.
The comments received, such as "Even though she seems sleepy normally, I love the elder sister side of her that she shows sometimes!" "I am healed by that lullaby-like gentle voice", and "Her singing voice and atmosphere are quite gentle, and above all, she is cute" show that her popularity came from her gentleness. Despite the TV anime just started from October, she had gathered a lot of attention.
3rd place goes to Yashiro Nene from "Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun" with a support rating of approximately 9%.
Yashiro Nene is the heroine of this work and she called out to Hanako-kun to fulfill her own wish. We had received comments, such as "I like how Nene-chan's atmosphere fits well with Kito-san's voice" and "It was great that the anime and the voice had a good synchronization." and her interactions with Hanako-kun are also quite well-received.
■Let's introduce the other comments!!
For Chiyoda Momo from "The Demon Girl Next Door": "She is cute and cool. I also like how she always looks after Shamiko. I'm looking forward to season 2!"
For Himesaka Noa from "Wataten!: An Angel Flew Down to Me": "I am able to learn how amazing Kito-san's acting is from this character as there is a huge difference with her actual voice."
For Iwanaga Kotoko from "In/Spectre": "Kito-san cute voice is a perfect fit with to Iwanaga's voice that say indecent word and has a cute face!"
There is even a vote for a currently broadcasting title and the comments for Adachi from "Adachi and Shimamura" is "While watching the trailer, I think that the conversation with Shimamura is cute. I love both the opening song as Adachi and the ending sang by Kito-san."
Most of the top 10 in this survey came from character from 2019 and 2020 anime which is quite a fresh results. As it was decided that she will appear in several titles from now on, let's look forward to what type of role will she play.
"Who is your favorite character voiced by Kito Akari-san?"
1. Kamado Nezuko "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba"
2. Konoe Kanata "Love Live! Nijigasaki High School Idol Club"
3. Yashiro Nene "Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun"
4. Chiyoda Momo "The Demon Girl Next Door"
5. Himesaka Noa "Wataten!: An Angel Flew Down to Me"
6. Horikita Suzune "Classroom of the Elite"
7. Calen "Time Bokan 24"
8. Iwanaga Kotoko "In/Spectre"
9. Tsukisaki Sayu "Re:Stage! Dream Days♪"
9. Hinata Kaho "Blend S"
11. Adachi "Adachi and Shimamura"
11. Sarayashiki Karin "The Ones Within"
11. Nakamura Misa "Ms. Koizumi Loves Ramen Noodles"
11. Hiromi "Erased"
11. Honshou Aru "Hitori Bocchi no Marumaru Seikatsu"
11. Yuzaki Tsukasa "Fly Me to the Moon"
（Survey Period： Sep. 30, 2020 - Oct. 7, 2020）
The cast that will play Edogawa Rampo, Miyazawa Kenji and Yosano Akiko in the TV anime "Bungo Stray Dogs Wan!", which is scheduled to begin airing in Jan. 2021, has been announced.
The "Bungo Strayed Dogs Wan!" is the official gag spin-off of "Bungo Stray Dogs" serialized in Young Ace UP. In this title, armed detective agency and gangster characters appear in minimalist form. A gag spin-off variety show where the hilarious stray dogs bark at the everyday, "Wan!" is depicted.
The second cast has now been announced. Edogawa Rampo, Miyazawa Kenji, and Yosano Akiko will be played by Kamiya Hiroshi, Kagura Hiroyuki, and Shimamura Yuu, the same three as in the "Bungo Strays" anime. At the same time, character illustrations have been released.
The TV anime "Bungo Strayed Dogs Wan! is scheduled to begin airing in Jan. 2021.
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In Oct. 2020, the "Autumn Cours" anime season has started. According to a survey conducted at Anime! Anime!, Nakamura Yuichi and Minase Inori shared the 1st place in the number of main appearances by gender (※). In this article, we will introduce the appearances of those two in autumn's titles.
※Survey on "Anime! Anime!" dated Oct. 5.
※ Future guest appearances are not added.
※ Applies to works that started or resumed broadcasting in the fall of 2020. The second cours that continues from the summer animation is not applicable.
■Male voice actors: Nakamura Yuichi, what about so many "big brother" roles !?
Nakamura Yuichi debuted in the 2000s. He is known for many roles, including OkazakiTomoya in "CLANNAD", Saotome Alto in "Macross Frontier", and Bruno Bucciarati in "Jojo's Bizarre Adventure Golden Wind". In the 2020 summer anime cours, he appeared in "Fruit Basket" (role of Sohma Shigure) and "Pokemon" (role of Dr. Sakuragi).
Currently, he is active not only as a voice actor but also expanding the range of his interests, holding a Youtube channel with writer Mafia Kajita.
In what kind of work he will appear in fall 2020?
Nakamura-san will appear in 7 titles, which are: in the 3rd season of "Mr. Osomatsu" (Osomatsu Matsuno), "The Irregular at Magic High School" (Tsukasa Nami), "Please Take My Brother Away!" (Shi Fen), "Jujutsu Kaisen" (Satoru Gojo), "Warlords of Sigrdrifa" (Ron Mao), "Munou na Nana" (Onodera Kyoya), "Dragon's Dogma" ("Assasin" Ethan).
His variety of roles including cool, easy-going and elusive characters. Looking at the list of roles, it feels that there are many "big brother" roles... The first episodes are already released, and we are looking forward to seeing what these characters will be like with Nakamura-san's "voice".
How about other voice actor's roles?
About voice actors' roles, Hosoya Yoshimasa will appear in "Golden Kamuy" (Tanigaki Genjiro), "Attack on Titan: The Final" (Reiner Brown), and "Tsukiuta. "THE ANIMATION2" (Uduki Arata), "Haikyu !! TO THE TOP" 2nd Cool (Azumane Asahi), "Grand Blues!" (Belial) and "Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? III" (Welf Crozzo), 6 works in total.
Also, Ono Kensho will appear "Please Take My Brother Away!" (Zhen Kaixin), "Tsukiuta. "THE ANIMATION2" (Kannazuki Iku), "Gymnastics Samurai" (Leonardo), "Idolish7: Second BEAT!" (Nanase Riku), and "Ikebukuro West Gate Park" (as Crow).
■Voice actress: the variety of Minase Inari's works!
Minase Inori debuted in 2010. Her famous roles are "Somali and the Forest Spirit" (as Somali), "The Quintessential Quintuplets" (Nakano Itsuki), and "KiraKira Precure A La Mode" (Kirarin / Ciel Kirahoshi / Cure Parfait). In the summer anime cours, she appeared in "Re: Life in a Different World from Zero" 2nd season (Rem) and "No Guns Life" (role of Pepper).
In addition, she debuted as an artist in 2015 and is in charge of the theme song for many anime works. Since then, she has been energetically continuing her musical activities.
In what fall 2020 anime titles she will appear?
Minase-san will continue her work in "Is the Order a Rabbit?" (Chino), "Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?" (Hestia), "Assault Lily Bouquet" (Mashima Moyu), "Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear" (Shea Fochrose), "Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle" (Princess Suyaris), "Grand Blues!' (Diantha), 6 titles in total.
Minase-san has played many characters so far, from straightforward to tsundere characters who can not be express their feelings. In the autumn anime season, don't miss her to play unique characters such as the free-spirited Princess Suyaris who is looking for a good night's sleep and the cool and quiet Chino.
In addition, how about other voice actresses' roles?
Among the female voice actresses, Komatsu Mikako, Tomita Miyu, and Hayami Saori each will appear in five works. Komatsu-san will appear in "Jujutsu Kaisen" (Sadain Maki), "Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon" (Setuna), and Tomita-san in "Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear" (Shuri), "I Tried Asking While Kowtowing" (Miseuchi Kananami / Minister Shioya), and Hayami-san in asked, "Is the Order a Rabbit? " (Aoyama Midori), "The Irregular at Magic High School " (Shiba Miyuki).
Many voice actors/actresses will appear in the fall 2020 anime season. There are also works that were broadcast before, so why not check them out?
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The 2nd PV for TV anime Ahiru no Sora has been released and features the passionate plays of a freakishly tall basketball club member. Broadcasting information was released at the same time. The series will be aired on TV Tokyo’s channel 6 starting on October 2nd.
「BanG Dream! Girls Band Party!」 and its 4th tie-up with Lawson as of September the 3rd, has been revealed. The campaign is to give out a limited quantity of originals goods which will be sold on a first-come-first-serve basis
From TV anime "JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind" comes blazers and pants (slacks) which can be worn together as business suits inspired by Giorno Giovanna and Bruno Bucciarati. Pre-orders are available at "Premium Bandai" until Dec. 26, 2019.
"Kishiryu Sentai Ryusoulger VS Lupinranger VS Patranger the Movie", the newest work in the "Super Sentai VS Film Series", is scheduled to be released on Feb. 8, 2020. The newest footage andscene photos have also been revealed.