The subscribers of the YouTube channel “KADOKAWA Anime Channel”, where KADOKAWA will upload the latest video of various anime, has to exceed 1 million. To commemorate this happy situation, a commemoration event was announced to be held.
For the commemoration event, the event will be related to “100” such as revealing 100 opening themes of KADOKAWA Anime, and a special commemoration broadcast. It will be an event where the nostalgic old anime and the latest anime can be enjoyed.
Detailed information about the start date and others will be announced in the future, so do look forward to it.
The new broadcast date for "Appare-Ranman!", which the broadcast was postponed due to the spread of the novel coronavirus, was announced. It will start its broadcast from Jul. 3, at AT-X, and other channels.
"Appare-Ranman!" is an original anime by the director/series composer/ story writer, Hashimoto Masakazu ("TARI TARI", and "Crayon Shin-chan: Honeymoon Hurricane ~The Lost Hiroshi~") and animation by P.A.WORKS ("Fairy gone" and the movie "SHIROBAKO").
In episode 1, the assistant instructor of Hanzuki Itou-ryuu, Kosame was ordered to be a chaperone to the second son of Sorano family, Appare, who is a genius inventor and keep causing various unprecedented problems with his strange creation during his experiment.
On the other hand, Appare escape from the jail, which he had sent to after incurring a lord's anger, and return home without permission.
Because Kosame was defeat by a strike from a weird weapon, he can't leave Appare alone...
The production committee announced: "The broadcast will start from Jul. 3. So, please support 'Appare-Ranman!'."
"Appare-Ranman!" will start its broadcast from 9:00 P.M. on Jul. 3, at AT-X, and other channels.
（C）2020 KADOKAWA/P.A.WORKS/Appare-Ranman Production Committee
It has been annouced that "Uncle From Another World", another world comedy with new sensation that has over 1.5 million copies in circulation, will receive a TV anime adaptation. Along with the announcement, PV and CM by "self-defense man", and anime adaptation commemorative manga written by the author Hotondoshindeiru, have been shown.
"Uncle From Another World" is a gag manga which is serialised in "ComicWalker", a comic website by KADOKAWA, which is well-known for "another world genre" such as "Re:Zero − Starting Life in Another World" and "KonoSuba: God's Blessing on this Wonderful World!".
The story begins where Takafumi visits a hospital to see his uncle, who woke up after 17-year coma. The uncle tells Takafumi that he had been in another world called "Grand Bahamal" in a 17-year coma. To hear that, Takafumi thinks "My uncle should have gone insane"......
To commemorate the anime adaptation, a street interview style PV & CM, featuring a fortune teller Teppei, also known as "Jiko Bouei Ojisan (self-defense man)", have been revealed.
Moreover, an original 8-page short manga written by the author, Hotondoshindeiru is now available on "ComicWalker".
For the collaboration between "Uncle From Another World" and a game "Chain Chronicle 3", the cast members included Ishida Akira as Ojisan, Sakura Ayane as Tsundere Elf, Imai Asami as Mabel, and Uchida Aya as Alicia. The cast information has yet to be announced.
Please look forward to upcoming information.
"Isekai Museum", an event featuring "Overlord", "KonoSuba: God's Blessing on this Wonderful World!", "Re:Zero − Starting Life in Another World", and "The Saga of Tanya the Evil", will be held at the "EJ Anime Museum" in Tokorozawa City, Saitama Prefecture from July 17 to September 26, 2021. A part of its display was revealed prior to the event.
Life-size statues of Ainz from "Overlord", Megumin from "KonoSuba", and Subaru and Emilia from "Re:Zero" have been revealed. Also, from "The Saga of Tanya the Evil", originally made military uniform and magic items in the actual size of Tanya will be displayed at the event.
All of the statues and costume exhibits are open for photography.
In addition, an "Isekai Museum" original tin badge (randomly chosen from 4 designs) will be given to all visitors, and an original sticker (1 design) will be included with the advance ticket.
You can get an additional original tin badge (randomly chosen from 4 designs) by posting your thoughts about the exhibition on social media with the hashtag "異世界みゅーじあむ" and showing it to the staff at the exit.
Moreover, it was announced that there will be a special program in which Hino Satoshi (voice of Ainz), Fukushima Jun (voice of Kazuma), and Kobayashi Yuusuke (voice of Subaru) will introduce the appeal of this event. Let's prepare for the event with this show and enjoy the exhibition to the fullest!
"Isekai Museum" will be held at the "EJ Anime Museum" in Tokorozawa City, Saitama Prefecture from July 17 to September 26, 2021.
The special program "Rode to Isekai Museum: Kono Subarashii Museum niwa Youjo mo Omowazu Zero kara Hajimetaku na-ru" (This Wonderful Museum Makes Even a Little Girl Start from Zero) will be broadcast on TOKYO MX and other channels from 00:30 a.m. on July 6.
Check out the official website for details.
(C) 2021 Isekai Museum KADOKAWA
(C) Maruyama Kugane, KADOKAWA / Overlord Production Committee
(C) Maruyama Kugane, KADOKAWA / Overlord 2 Production Committee
(C) Maruyama Kugane, KADOKAWA / Overlord 3 Production Committee
(C) 2016 Akatsuki Natsume, Mishima Kurone / KADOKAWA / KonoSuba Production Committee
(C) 2017 Akatsuki Natsume, Mishima Kurone / KADOKAWA / KonoSuba 2 Production Committee
(C) 2019 Akatsuki Natsume, Mishima Kurone / KADOKAWA / KonoSuba Movie Production Committee
(C) Nagatsuki Tappei, KADOKAWA Corporation / Re:Zero − Starting Life in Another World 1 Production Committee
(C) Nagatsuki Tappei, KADOKAWA Corporation / Re:Zero − Starting Life in Another World 2 Production Committee
(C) Carlo Zen, KADOKAWA / The Saga of Tanya the Evil Production Committee
(C) Carlo Zen, KADOKAWA / The Saga of Tanya the Evil Movie Production Committee
(C) Isekai Quartet 2 / KADOKAWA
The broadcast of the TV anime "Sasaki to Miyano" is in 2022. The list of cast members, including Shirai Yuusuke and Saito Soma, who are continuing their role from the drama CD, the staff information, and the teaser visual have been released.
"Sasaki to Miyano" is a refreshing "High School Boys Youth LIFE" work by Harusono Shou that is currently serialized on "Gene Pixiv".
The fudanshi with a complex due to his feminine face, Miyano Yoshikazu encounters the delinquent senior, Sasaki Shuumei. Somehow Sasaki got interested in Miyano and told him "Please borrow me your favorite manga"...
The teaser visual depicts a scene taken from Sasaki and Miyano going home.
The information on the cast members and staff have been revealed and the cast member from the drama CD will continue their role. The delinquent senior, Sasaki is voiced by Shirai Yuusuke, the "Fundanshi" that like BL (Boy's Love), Miyano is voiced by Saito Soma, and the other cast members, including Matsuoka Yoshitsugu, Ono Yuuki, Uchida Yuuma, Arai Ryouhei, and Ichiki Mitsuhiro.
The animation will be handled by Studio Deen, known for "The Seven Deadly Sins" and "Super Lovers".
Also, the recital event has also been decided. Further information regarding this event will be announced soon.
Toward the broadcast of the anime, the official social network account has been established. Present giving campaign and birthday campaign will be held, so do visit the official website for more information.
(C) Harusono Shou/ KADOKAWA/ "Sasaki to Miyano" Production Committee
The start of the media mix project "High Card" inspired by poker cards by the Kawamoto Homura and Muno Hikaru of "Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler" has been announced. The comments from the Kawamoto Homura, Muno Hikaru, character designer, Ebimo have been released.
"High Card" is a media mix project by KADOKAWA, TMS Entertainment, and Sammy.
This project is planned to have various media mix development, including an anime, manga, and novel while working together with the new entertainment agency "m" of Sammy.
The title "High Card" is a poker's term, which means no combination can be formed with any of the 5 cards, in another world, a no pair combination.
The world setting of this work will be handle by Kawamoto Homura, the author of the gamble-themed work, "Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler", which has gotten various media mix developments, including an anime and live-action film. The author of the novel "Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler", Muno Hikaru will also be involved together with TMS Entertainment, which has handled various anime, including "Lupin the Third" and "Detective Conan".
Do look forward to the future announcements on the official website for more information on "High Card".
Above all, please take a look at the visual. "High Card" will be a story about them. They are the main stars. For those who understand, please watch it. For those who don't, please look forward to the future announcements and watch it as I believe you might understand about it soon.
An unusual atmosphere is coming out from the main visual.
I believe that the "High Card" project is filled with all the unique traits of all the affiliated personnel.
I also hope this youth drama of the various characters that are filled with love and hatred, will be able to move you.
I am the most one who is looking forward to the complete work on Earth!
As I have designed various characters for this project, I believe that you will like it as various outstanding clothing and accessories will be involved.
I had also drawn the main visual that is filled with the world setting of "High Card"!
As the setting and story are filled with my favorite elements, I am looking forward to the release as a fan.
Please look forward to it!
The 2nd PV of the latest TV series "Ultraman Trigger NEW GENERATION TIGA" has been released. Three short films for this new work have been announced as well.
This work continues the spirit of "Ultraman Tiga", which will celebrate its 25th anniversary this year, and also the leader of the popular "Heisei 3 Work" that is known as .
While using the origin of "Tiga" as its base, it will feature contents, such as the story concept of the legend of the ancient Giant of Light and the first type change of the Ultra Heroes. This work can also be known as the "Reiwa Version of Ultraman Tiga".
The digest of this work has been released, and it feature additional new footage on top of the footage that was first released on the "Online Announcement" on June 10, 2021.
Along with the opening theme song "Trigger" by Sakuma Takao, and the soundtrack by Sakabe Gou, the world setting of "Ultraman Trigger" is introduced by the narration of Uesaka Sumire, the voice of the bewitching warrior Carmeara.
Also, it was announced that after the TV broadcast every Saturday, the short film of this new work and the catch-up broadcast of the main story will be broadcast at 9:30 PM weekly.
The line-up is consists of "Marlu-Dex" (Marluru will introduce the Ultra Heroes, Kaiju, and mysterious celestial items), "Secret Origins of the Nursedessei – The Struggle of Special Section 3"(Focuses on the origin of Nursedessei, the battleship that is used to fight against Kaiju), and the original voice drama "Galaxy Rescue Force Voice Drama".
"Ultraman Trigger NEW GENERATION TIGA" will start at 9:00 AM, on July 10, on TV Tokyo affiliated channels. After the TV broadcast, do check out the short film for this new work on ultra subscription "Tsuburaya Imagination" and YouTube "Ultraman Official Channel".
(C) Tsuburaya Production (C) Ultraman Trigger Production Committee, TV Tokyo
"Di Gi Charat" announced a new project called “Reiwa’s Di Gi Charat” as a celebration of the franchise’s 24th anniversary in 2022.
Along with the start of the new project, the production of a mini anime series which will reunite the original cast and staff, was also announced.
The familiar characters will be joined by the Broccoli goddess, “Brocco-Desu”, and a new character “Bushirodo-No-Mikoto”, Bushiroad’s deity guardian.
Additionally, the show “Unexpected Big News from Di Gi Charat Special!” which featured the returning cast members Sanada Asami (Di Gi Charat), Sawashiro Miyuki (Petit Charat), and Hikami Kyoko (Rabi-en-Rose), is available on Broccoli’s official Youtube channel until Jun. 20 at 23:59.
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The newest original Minion animation series "Saturday Morning Minions" has started streaming today. It is available for viewing on Illumination Entertainment's Official Youtube Channel and other social media sites from June 12th.
The studio behind the Minions franchise, Illumination Entertainment, is also known for titles such as "Despicable Me", "The Secret Life of Pets", "Sing", and "The Grinch". The studio is currently producing the upcoming feature length animation "Minions: The Rise of Gru" which will be hitting theaters on 2022.
"Saturday Morning Minions" brings a new dose the the familiar and energetic troublemakers. The series will be packed with plenty of entertaining episodes with adventures of the delightful minions, making it the perfect way to kick off exciting weekends .
"Saturday Morning Minions" is available on Illumination's Official Youtube Channel and other Social Media platforms from Jun.12, 2021.
The second PV and additional cast members have been released for "Ore, Tsushima" which is scheduled to start airing on July 2, 2021. It was also announced that "Ore, Tsushima" will be distributed on YouTube's Asmik Ace channel, and that an original story not depicted in the TV anime version will be distributed from July 5.
This work is based on a comic of the same title that started on Twitter in July 2017 and has sold a total of 420,000 copies.
One day, a cat-loving "Ojii-chan" (meaning "grandfather" in Japanese, but is actually a woman) meets a talking cat. The impudent former stray cat is named "Tsushima”. The story depicts her daily life with her Ojii-chan's other cat, "Miss Zun", the sweet and timid "Cha", and the lone wolf (?) "Osamu".
The PV captures the joyful daily life of the free-spirited Tsushima, Ojii-chan, and the cats that live with him. At the end of the video, a bit of the web animation was also shown.
The cast of Tsushima's friends, Miss Zun, Cha, and Osamu, who live at Ojii-chan's house, were also announced. Everyone's Madonna, Zun, will be played by Koyama Mami , the spoiled youngest child, Cha, will be played by Okamoto Nobuhiko, and the neighborhood cat, Osamu, will be played by Matsuyama Takashi.
The TV anime "Ore, Tsushima" will start airing on July 2, 2021 in the "Super Anime Ism" slot on the MBS/TBS network of 28 stations nationwide. It will also start streaming on YouTube's Asmik Ace channel on the same day.
(C) Opuu no Kyodai, Shogakukan/Ore, Tsushima Production Committee 2021
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.
“Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation”, which had been announced to be animated, was decided to be broadcast as TV anime in 2020. In addition, the first visual depicting the four main characters and a PV by the new animation production company “Studio Bind” established for this work were released.