“DECOTTO by animate cafe” is a new branch of “Animate Cafe” at which you can enjoy original doughnuts in collaboration with popular animes, games, and mangas. It will be opening in Ikebukuro, Tokyo on Jun. 24, 2020, and the 1st collaboration will be with “DAKAICHI -I'm being harassed by the sexiest man of the year-“”
“DECOTTO” will be selling “CHOCOTTO DECOTTO”, doughnuts decorated with the characters images. The doughnut sticks are cute in design and are easy to hold in your hand. They will also be selling flavored tea of the season and collaboration goods inspired by doughnuts.
The first collaboration has been decided to be with “DAKAICHI -I'm being harassed by the sexiest man of the year-” by Sakurabi Hashigo, with over 3.5 million copies printed in total. With a TV anime in 2018, the title is very popular, especially among women.
“DECOTTO by animate cafe” will be opening in Ikebukuro, Tokyo on Jun. 24, 2020. The “DAKAICHI -I'm being harassed by the sexiest man of the year-” collaboration will be held until Jul. 27.
"Kaguya-sama: Love Is War? Animate Fair", a pre-sale event of "Kaguya-sama: Love Is War?" goods designed with various original illustrations, will be held at "Animate" shops in Japan from Jun. 6 through Jun. 28.
At "Kaguya-sama: Love Is War? Animate Fair", a variety of goods designed with original illustrations of the characters on rainy days will be sold.
The line-up includes original goods such as clear file folders, tin badges, acrylic key chains, mugs.
Also, during the event, those who buy or pre-order "Kaguya-sama: Love Is War"/"Kaguya-sama: Love Is War?" related books, character goods (per 1,000 JPY ), CDs, Blu-rays, or DVDs (per disc, which has to be over 1,000 JPY for pre-orders), will be given a bromide as a special gift chosen randomly from a total of 5 designs.
"Kaguya-sama: Love Is War? Animate Fair" will be held at "Animate" shops in Japan from Jun. 6 to Jun. 28, 2020.
(C)Akasaka Aka / Shueisha・Kaguya-sama: Love Is War Production Committee
Animate Ltd. has announced that "Animate Shinjuku" has been decided to move into Shinjuku HALC. It will be renewed as "Animate Shinjuku HALC" in May 2020.
The Shinjuku store has been open since Jul. 2, 2011, nearby the Shinjuku station, and has always tried to be a place for everyone to enjoy shopping.
The renewal was aimed to make "Animate" a more familiar place in everyday life, by moving it inside of the "BIC CAMERA Shinjuku Nishiguchi", located at the 5th floor of Shinjuku Nishiguchi HALC, even closer to the station than the preview location.
At the new location, the store is directly connected to the station and can be visited without getting wet on a rainy day. Also, all the character goods, CDs, video products, comics, and games are located on a single floor, making it easier for the customers to find the products.
"Animate Shinjuku" will close operations at the current location by May 17, 2020, and will temporarily start from May 20 at the "Animate Shinjuku HALC". The preorder of products, store pick-ups, and sales of new products will be available during the temporary open.
（C）Kazuhiko Shimamoto・MOVIC Illustration: Shimamoto Kazuhiko
"Pokémon Illumination" will consist of various events, including "Pikachu Pika Pika Illumination Show" and it will be held in Sagamiko Resort Pleasure Forest from November 14, 2020.
"Pokémon Illumination" will recreate colorfully the world of the various wild Pokémon’s on the resourceful mountain area of "Sagamiko Resort", including the forest, grassland, and lake.
It will consist of many areas, such as "Pikachu's Forest of Light", which is the forest of light that Pikachu lived in, "Pokémon Street" where photography of Charmander who is staying warm from the campfire while sleeping and the Pokémon who are eating the curry while enjoying the camp.
In the amusement event, "Pikachu Pika Pika Illumination Show", Pikachus will perform a special illumination show and you will be given the precious opportunity to take photos with them in the forest of light during the photography session.
Also, a novelty will be given upon purchase from the foods and drinks of the limited menu in the restaurant.
"Pokémon Illumination" will be held at the illumination event of "Sagamiko Resort Pleasure Forest", called "Sagamiko Illumination" from November 14.
（C）2020 Pokémon. （C）1995-2020 Nintendo/Creatures Inc. /GAME FREAK inc.
A new PV of "SHOW BY ROCK!! STARS!!", a TV anime that will be aired from Jan. 2021, has been released. Girls' & boys' band festivals will also be held, and everything is getting hot for the new series.
"SHOW BY ROCK!!" is Sanrio's first-ever franchise project aimed for anime and game fans. It was launched in 2012. The latest anime "SHOW BY ROCK!!STARS!!" will be aired from Jan. 2021.
On Nov. 1, 'Mashumairesh!! ONLINE EVENT "Mashu Fes!!"' was held. The release of the new PV was announced in the event. The video features 'Do Re Mi Fa STARS!!' as an opening theme song, and depicts the life of Mashumairesh!! and Plasmagica members in MIDICITY, the setting of the story. You will be excited to see what is happening to the bands, and how other bands get involved.
Furthermore, 'Mashumairesh!! Minna Atsumare! Let's! Fresh! New Face! in UNZ' that has been postponed, has decided to be held on Jan. 10, 2021. The venue will be Shinjuku Bunka Center, the application for the tickets will be accepted until Nov. 30.
**Minna Atsumare! = lit. Everyone, come over here!
Girls' & boys' band festivals will also be held. The cast of "Girls' Band Festival 2021 (provisional title)" that will be held on Oct. 3, 2021 include Inagawa Eri, Tono Hikaru, Natsuyoshi Yuko, Watada Misaki, Yamane Aya, Lynn, Hidaka Rina, Hayami Saori, Noguchi Ruriko, and others. The cast of "Boys' Band Festival 2021 (provisional title)" that will be held on Dec. 312, 2021 include Taniyama Kisho, Ito Kento, Kobayashi Yusuke, Furukawa Makoto, and others.
The ticket for advance booking is included in Blu-ray version of "SHOW BY ROCK!!STARS!!". 1st and 3rd volume feature the girls' band festival, and 2nd and 4th volume feature the boys' band festival.
Blu-ray version also includes a characters' songs CD by a brand-new special unit characters. The unit was formed only for the privilege.
Also, other CDs will be released. 'Do Re Mi Fa STARS!! / Hoshizsora Light Story' as OP & ED theme song, will be released on Jan. 20, 2021, 'Original Sound Track' will be on Mar. 17, 2021, 'Inserted Songs Mini Album Vol. 1' will be on Feb. 17, and 'Inserted Songs Mini Album Vol. 2' will be on Apr. 7, 2021.
TV anime "SHOW BY ROCK!!STARS!!" will be aired at TOKYO MX, BS Fuji, Hokkaido Cultural Broadcasting, and other channels from Jan. 2021.
（C）2012, 2020 SANRIO CO.,LTD. SHOWBYROCK!! Production Committee M
TV anime "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" is doing a collaboration with the "Onishi", the craftsmen of "Sanshu Onigawara Crafts" that is recognized as the country's traditional craft. It will be held from Oct. 30 at Takahama City, Aichi Prefecture.
This collaboration will have sales of a limited original roof tile created by the onishi as well as a digital stamp rally. A roof tile "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" monument featuring the carving of Tanjirou and others will be created delicately by the onishi and it will be set up in front of the Administrative Building of Takahama City.
Also, a workshop to experience being an onishi will be held and you can also challenge doing the clay embossing on the tile. An original tin badge and clear file will be given to the participants.
The "Oni Collaboration" between TV anime "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" and "Onishi" will be held from Oct. 30 at Takahama City, Aichi Prefecture.
(c)Gotouge Koyoharu／Shueisha, Aniplex, ufotable
The event "Gegege Anniversary 2020 Anime Special Release Event" has been decided. This event will show "Gegege no Kitarou" and "Akuma-kun" and there will be a talk show with the cast and staff. The event will be held from Nov. 21 to 30.
"Gegege Anniversary 2020" is the event held from Nov. 21 to 30 at Chofu, Tokyo, where the original author of "Gegege no Kitarou", Mizuki Shigeru, is closely related with. The anime play event will be held for 6 days, from Nov. 21 to 23, and from Nov. 28 to 30.
This event also contains a talk show . The film will be live-viewed and streamed live from an audience-free venue at Theatas Chofu.
The first day, Nov. 21 will start from 6 PM and will show 4 selected episodes from the TV series "Akuma-kun". Guests include Furukawa Toshio (playing Mefist II), the series director Satou Junichi, and the music composer Satou Kyouno.
On the second day, Nov. 22, from 6 PM, Season 4 of "Gegege no Kitarou" will be shown. The guests on the stage are: Chiba Shigeru (Rat Man), Nishimura Chinami (Cat Girl), the series director Nishio Daisuke, and the producer Shimizu Shinji.
The event on Nov. 23 from 6 PM will show "Gegege no Kitarou" Season 5. The event welcomes Takayama Minami (Kitarou), Takaga Wataru (Rat Man), Konno Hiromi (Cat Girl), Ikezawa Haruna (Amaebi), the story produer Sanjou Riku , and the producer Sakurada Hiroyuki.
The event from 6 PM of Nov. 28 will show the latest "Gegege no Kitaro" Season 6. The guest members are: Shouji Umeka (Cat Girl) and Fujii Yukiyo (Inuyama Mana). "Gegege no Kitarou" Season 6 will also be shown on Nov. 29 at 6 PM as "Tottori Collaboration Day". On this day Sawashiro Miyuki (Kitarou), and Nozawa Masako (Medama Oyaji) have been invited.
The last day of Nov. 30 "Gegege no Kitarou" Season 6 will also shown from 7 PM. The guests include Furukawa Toshio (Rat Man), Shouji Umeka (Cat Girl) and Yamaguchi Kappei (Ittan-momen).
All talk shows will be run by Nagatomi Daichi, the producer of "Gegege no Kitarou" Season 6. The character shows are also planned at noon of Nov. 21 and 29.
Ticket lottery is currently available at e-plus from 10 AM of Oct. 17. Regular sales will be held from Nov. 17 at 10 AM.
The main visual of the event has been released as well. Amaebi from "Gegege no Kitarou" Season 5 and Amaebi drawn by Mizuki Shigeru collaborated on the poster, and this wishes all the wonderful health conditions. This visual will also be used for original event goods.
(C) Mizuki Production (C) Mizuki Production, Toei Animation (C) Mizuki Production, Fuji TV, Toei Animation
The original goods and framed stamp of "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" has been announced. It will be available on "Post Office Online Shop" and other stores from November 20, 2020.
The goods and stamp have an original post office artwork featuring the main protagonist Kamado Tanjirou, his companions Agatsuma Zenitsu and Hashibira Inosuke, his younger sister Kamado Nezuko, and the "Hashira" of the Demon Slayer Corps. Rengoku Kyoujurou.
The limited goods that are available at the post office, are an acrylic key holder, flake seal, the cute passbook memo with the comical characters, the original framed stamp with a modern design, and others.
Post office limited "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" goods, original framed stamp will be available on "Post Office Online Shop" and other stores from November 20, 2020.
（C）Gotouge Koyoharu／Shueisha, Aniplex, ufotable
From "My Hero Academia" in collaboration with "Perfect Suit FActory" comes original ties inspired by Midoriya Izuku, Todoroki Shouto, and others. Pre-orders are now available on "P.S.FA Online Shop".
The "Midoriya Izuku Motif" tie has a blue-based stripe design with subtle logos of "ONE FOR ALL" and "HERO". The tie can be used for various purposes including business scenes. An illustration of "Midoriya Izuku" and his "Quirk", "ONE FOR ALL" is printed on the smaller tip.
The "Todoroki Shouto Motif" tie has ice crystals and flames inspired by his "Quirk", "Half Cold Half Hot", designed on the larger tip. The fiery "red" and icy "blue" are both classic colors that will match a suit well. The image of "Half Cold Half Hot" is recreated by distinctly contrasting the two colors.
There are also ties inspired by Bakugou Katsuki with orange colors and Uraraka Ochako with an impressive coloring of pink and navy.
In addition, an original acrylic stand of the character is included as a novelty for each tie. They will be delivered to you in a special box.
"My Hero Academia Original Tie" is priced at 2,900 JPY each (tax excluded). Pre-orders are now available on the "P.S.FA Online Shop".
(C) Horikoshi Kouhei / Shueisha, My Hero Academia Production Committee
From "Saint Seiya", extravagantly plated in full 24k gold, the figure "Saint Cloth Myth EX Sagittarius Seiya" was unveiled during the exhibition "TAMASHII NATION 2020" as part of the event's special commemorative items. It is currently available for purchase at "Bandai Premium" through a lottery system.
The product "Saint Cloth Myth EX Sagittarius Seiya GOLD24" is part of the toy-line "Saint Seiya Myth Cloth EX." It is coated with gold in its purest form, 24-karat gold, in order to fully replicate the power of the Gold Cloth endowed with the energy from the light of the sun.
This luxury product comes with a figure stand covered in black napped fabric that's also finished in 24k gold. The outer cover box displaying an emblem that evokes a sense of solemnity, sublimity and dignity; is coupled with a golden inner box reminiscing the radiance from the Gold Cloths in the series.
"Saint Cloth Myth EX Sagittarius Seiya GOLD24" is priced at 22,000 JPY (tax included). The item will be available for purchase through a lottery system until Dec. 6, 2020, 11pm. Winners will be announced during early Dec. 2020. For more details visit the product website.
(c) Kurumada Masami / Shueisha - Toei Animation
From "Kimetsu no Yaiba: Demon Slayer", a charm type of a wooden key chain designing Tanjiro, Rengoku, and Akaza has appeared. Pre-orders are available on the "Character Department".
Zenitsu, Inosuke, Nezuko, and Giyu. Reservations are being accepted on the "Character Department".
This product is a charm type of wooden key chain designed with illustrations of Tanjiro and others. Vol.1 has a total of 5 types: Tanjiro, Zenitsu, Inosuke, Nezuko, and Giyu. For Vol.2, there will be the characters from the movie such as Rengoku, Akaza, and Enmu in addition to Tanjiro, Zenitsu, Inosuke, and Nezuko.
You can enjoy attaching them to your bag and carrying them around, or decorating them at home as a collactable.
" 'Kimetsu no Yaiba: Demon Slayer' Trading Charm Type Wooden Key Chain" is priced at 600 JPY (tax excluded). Pre-orders for Vol.1 are available on the "Character Department" for a limited time until November 30, and for Vol.2, until November 22.
(C) Gotouge Koyoharu / Shueisha / Aniplex / ufotable
Pre-orders for a limited number of Christmas cakes featuring a printed design featuring "Yu Yu Hakusho", "Katekyō Hitman Reborn!", "Yu-Gi-Oh Series" are now being accepted on the official website of 'Pre Roll'.
"Christmas Priroll Cake" is a Christmas cake printed with characters from each manga.
For Christmas only, each item contains more strawberry pulp and you can choose 'whipped cream' or 'chocolate cream' at the time of purchase.
"Yu Yu Hakusho" has 5 different designs, "Katekyō Hitman Reborn!" has 38 different designs (with pre-roll exclusive illustrations) and the "Yu-Gi-Oh series" has 7 different designs (with pre-roll exclusive illustrations).
You will also receive a special badge of the same illustration that will be offered for every cake purchased.
"Christmas Priroll Cakes" are priced at 4,980 JPY (excluding tax) and pre-orders are now being accepted on the official website of 'Pre Roll'.
(C) Yoshihiro Togashi 1990 - 1994 (C) Pierrot/Shueisha
(C) Amano Akira Amano/Shueisha, TV Tokyo, Reborn Production Committee
The collaboration between "Pokemon" and Mister Donut, called "Mister Donut's Chansey Christmas Chuu Collection" will be released from November 13. Other than collaboration donuts, limited edition goods will be available as well.
A total of 4 "Mister Donut's Pokemon Donut" will be available in 2020. "Pikachu Donut", which was popular in 2019, will appear in the pudding flavor with the coating chocolate, and following the brand's slogan of "the happiness you want is coming right up", the pokemon that brings luck, Chansey will appear for the first time as "Chansey Donut".
Also, there will also have "Maru de Poke Ball", which is a 3D donut of the Poke Ball that was evolved from the design of Pon de Ring last year, along with the "Maru de Ultra Ball", which is a recreation of the ultra ball with the same method.
The goods are "Mister Donut's Pokemon Bowl" and "Mister Donut's Pokemon Mug" with the original design of Pikachu, Chansey, and others. These goods can be obtained by purchasing the Christmas set.
"Mister Donut's Chansey Christmas Chuu Collection" will be released from November 13, in nationwide Mister Donut shops.
（c）2020 Pokemon. （c）1995 2020 Nintendo/Creatures Inc./GAME FREAK inc.
A collaboration cafe based on "Sumikko Gurashi" called "Sumikko Gurashi Mole's House Café" will be open from Nov. 6, 2020 until Jan. 17, 2020 at Harajuku, Tokyo. Menu best suits for SNS posts and original goods will be lined up at the café.
"Sumikko Gurashi: Mole's House Café" is a collaboration café based on a lovely theme which said, "Mole, who loves to collect treasures, is not good at cleaning his room. Therefore, he asks for help from Sumikko and a nice room will be completed".
Under the concept of "Collaboration café where you enjoy together with Sumikko visiting Mole's house", other than multiple cute menu suits the best for SNS and unique dish that naturally makes you smile, a relaxing drink will be provided.
The original goods at the café, including a collectible acrylic stand, sanitized facial mask case, and other goods, will be sold at the café as well.
"Sumikko Gurashi: Mole's House Café" will be open from Nov. 6, 2020 until Jan. 17, 2021 at "HARAJUKU BOX Café & Space" located in Harajuku, Tokyo. An advanced reservation is required for the visit. More information is at the special webpage.
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Original print Christmas cake for "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba", "Osomatsu-san", "New Genesis Evangelion", "Code Geas: Lelouch the Rebellion", "Fire Force", and "Fugo Keiji Balance: UNLIMITED". Pre-orders for these Christmas cakes are currently available at the official website for "PriRoll".
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.