The collaboration between “Touhou Project” and Animate Cafe has been decided. The collaboration cafe will have interesting foods inspired by the world of the works and good with an original illustration. It will start from Jul. 1 at Animate Cafe Ikebukuro 3rd shop and Nagoya 2nd shop.
“Touhou Project” is a shooting game by “Team Shanghai Alice” managed by ZUN-shi. Other than a game, it also has various adaptation such as music CD, and books and the special world setting along with the interesting characters have continued to charmed various fans.
The collaboration cafe will feature various foods and drinks that are inspired by “Lotus Land Story” and “Embodiment of Scarlet Devil”. As a bonus for ordering from this menu, one random original coaster will be given as a present.
Moreover, the original goods such as “Acrylic Key Holder”, and “Shadow Box” where the illustration is drawn by five illustrators are scheduled to be on sale.
The collaboration between “Touhou Project” and Animate Cafe will start from Jul. 1 at Animate Cafe Ikebukuro 3rd shop and Nagoya 2nd shop.
"Bungou Stray Dogs" will be collaborating with "Animate Cafe Ikebukuro Store No. 4", which will be opening on Jun. 17. Menus inspired by Dazai Osamu, Nakajima Atsushi, and other characters, will be available.
"Bungou Stray Dogs" is an anime based on the manga with the same title serialized in "Young Ace". The story is set in modern-day Yokohama, and depicts the supernatural battles of the Bungous (great writers), such as Nakajima Atsushi, Dazai Osamu, and Akutagawa Ryuunosuke.
This collaboration will be held through Jun. 17 to Jul. 13, 2020. You can enjoy character inspired menus, such as "Dazai Osamu and Nakajima Atsushi's Bouquet Parfait" and "Nakahara Chuuya's Tapioca Drink".
They will also be selling Animate Cafe exclusive original goods with special illustrations under the theme of "Celebration".
The collaboration between "Bungou Stray Dogs" and Animate Cafe Ikebukuro Store No. 4 will begin from Jun. 17.
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A new Reimu character figure will be releasedwith a design based on the catalog cover illustration for the 15th Hakurei Jinja Reitai festival by artist Asai Genji, who also worked on previous Touhou Project's official books. Pre-orders are now available at GOODSMILE ONLINE SHOP and other places.
"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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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To commemorate the release of the latest volume of the "Suzumiya Haruhi" series, "The Intuition of Haruhi Suzumiya", "'The Intuition of Haruhi Suzumiya' Release Commemoration Fair" is held at "KADOKAWA STORE", where limited items, books, goods, video, and ukiyo will be on sale.
Various limited items, including "The Intuition of Haruhi Suzumiya Kadokawa Store Special Set", "The Intuition of Haruhi Suzumiya Release Commemoration with Duplicate Signature ~HARUHI~", and "Ukiyo Woodblock Print The 15,489 views of Summer Suzumiya Haruhi" will appear in "'The Intuition of Haruhi Suzumiya' Release Commemoration Fair".
Also, for each purchase of "Suzumiya Haruhi" series affiliate products during the fair, a big postcard with "character's comments" (3 types in total) will be given randomly.
"'The Intuition of Haruhi Suzumiya' Release Commemoration Fair" will be held until 11:59 PM, December 13, 2020.
（C）Nagaru Tanigawa, Noizi Ito／KADOKAWA Illustration by Itou Noizi
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The Flame Hashira Rengoku Kyojuro from "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train" has gotten a 1/12 scale action figure. Pre-orders are currently available on "ANIPLEX+" until February 28, 2021.
For this figure, the flexibility to change the moveable and stationery posture, and playability was research thoroughly. His characteristic mantle was recreated with 3 parts and along with the multi-axle to create the large moveable area, it can recreate various scenes.
There is a total of 3 expression parts: "normal face" that shows his leeway daringly, the "smiley face" that holds his passion and invigorating, and the "anger face" that was shown during the battle scene. You can enjoy changing the posture with the large effect parts this is inspired by "Flame Breathing".
"BUZZmod. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train Rengoku Kyojuro" is priced at 8,800 JPY (tax included). Pre-orders are currently available on "ANIPLEX+".
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The 4th series of "Token Ranbu Online × Japanese Fabric Long Wallet", which is inspired by the Touken Danshi from "Touken Ranbu Online", has been released on "PREMICO Online Shop" from November 26.
In the 4th series, craftsmen of Nishijin-ori, Ashikaga-ori, and Bishuu-ori weaved the beautiful patterns of the Touken Danshi's costumes with traditional techniques.
"Mutsunokami Yoshiyuki 【Nishijin-ori】" has a stylish design inspired by the character's costume, with the spirit of Sakamoto Ryouma, who looked ahead of his times. With the base design of repeatedly flowing ripples of water, it was given a striped pattern of blue waves, inspired by Kaientai's flag, "Nibiki".
"Tsurumaru Kuninaga 【Bishuu-ori】" is just like the character's costume, with beautiful bands of crane wings, his sheath emblem, and chains embroider with gorgeous golden threads... The free spirit of Bishuu-ori added to the faint yet refreshing design, gives unexpected excitement to the fabric. The various nuances of "white" gives it an unconventional impression.
The line up also includes "Midare Toushirou 【Nishijin-ori】", which is designed with an impressive pink-colored fabric inspired by Midare Toushirou, and "Daihannya Nagamitsu 【Ashikaga-ori】", which was given a beautiful design of chic black coloring with the same pinstriped pattern as Daihannya Nagamitsu's costume.
"Token Ranbu Online × Japanese Fabric Long Wallet" is priced at 19,800 JPY each (tax excluded). Orders are currently accepted on "PREMICO Online Shop".
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Itou Miku, the voice actress of Tsurumaki Kokoro ("BanG Dream!") and Nakano Miku ("The Quintessential Quintuplets") releases her own custom version of the popular loyalty point card, the T Card. "T Card (Itou Miku)" is available for online pre-order at the official website.
The card displays the picture of the voice actress with her hair the shortest it has been since her debut. Other original goods can also be ordered alongside the card; which includes a card case carved with the title of her 3rd Album "Rhythmic Flavor", released in Dec. 23, 2020, an original clear file folder featuring a special photoshoot done in one store location of the card's affiliate rental shop chain, TSUTAYA, and a sticker set.
Pre-ordering of "T Card (Itou Miku)" is currently available at its official website.
To commemorate the 1st anniversary of "GUNDAM Cafe Fukuoka Branch" with the motif of "Mobile Suit Gundam", limited anniversary drink is on sale since November 20, 2020.
A total of 3 anniversary drinks were announced.
"fortuneLatte GUNDAM Cafe Fukuoka Limited Edition" is "fortuneLatte", a drink with a random illustration printed on the cover, with the limited edition illustration for the 1st-anniversary commemoration.
Do enjoy the famous quote from Mobile Suit Gundam" and "Mobile Suit Gundam 00" in Hakata dialect, such as "Bouya Yakensa (You're still a boy)", and "Shitatamentakunakatotte, Jibun Jishin no, Wakai Iutemachigoutotta Koto (I don't want to admit it but I had said those immature words.)".
"Chirorian Collaboration Clear Bottle with Drink" is a collaboration with a standard product, chirorian of Fukuoka snack manufacturer, Chidoriya Factory Co., Ltd. It comes with the Miyazaki mango & lassi style yogurt with the crushed mango chirorian as the topping. The bottle has a design of chirorian taste of Char's personal Zaku.
For the collaboration product with Fukuoka Prefecture Mentaiko manufacturer is "Fukuya Collaboration Clear Bottle with Drink", it will come in 2 types, which are "Mentaiko Potage" with the irresistible grain feelings of Mentaiko with the warm crouton potage, and "Mentaiko Milk Shake Style", the bi-color collaboration between the cold milk shake and the spicy Mentaiko that will become a habit.
The bottle has the design of Char and Char's personal Zaku as the cute Mentaiko.
"fortuneLatte GUNDAM Cafe Fukuoka Limited Edition" is priced at 648 JPY (tax included). "Chirorian Collaboration Clear Bottle with Drink" and "Fukuya Collaboration Clear Bottle with Drink- Mentaiko Potage/ Mentaiko Milk Shake Style" is priced at 1,430 JPY (tax included) each. All the products are available in "GUNDAM Cafe Fukuoka Branch" since November 20.
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'.
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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.
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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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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.