The debut single “Hajimari ha Kimi no Sora” of the school idol group, Liella! from the latest series of “Love Live!”, “Love Live! Superstars!!”, will be released on April 7, 2021.
“Love Live! Superstars!!” is a project that started in January 2020, and it the latest series of “Love Live!”, where the TV anime production has been decided.
The debut single “Hajimari ha Kimi no Sora” of the school idol group, Liella! will be available in two versions which is “Minna de Kanaeru Monogatariban” that is inspired by the series’ theme and “Watashi wo Kanaeru Monogatariban” that is inspired by the theme of “Love Live! Superstars!!”. Each version will have its own jacket visual, coupling song, and voice drama situation.
Both of the first print of the single will come with an application for the release event on May 6, a serial number to view the release event online, a member’s card (5 types with 1 given randomly), a serial code to download the smartphone wallpaper, and other bonus.
The cast members of Liella! will appear for the first time on the live broadcast on January 30, on YouTube “Love Live! Series” official channel. The latest information of the single will also be announced.
The debut single “Hajimari ha Kimi no Sora, Minna de Kanaeru Monogatariban/ Watashi wo Kanaeru Monogatariban” with animation PV is priced at 4,500 JPY (tax excluded) for BD ver. and 3,000 JPY (tax excluded) for DVD ver. The release date is on April 7, 2021.
The information of the 5 cast members of the school idol group "Liella!" from the latest series of "Love Live!", "Love Live! Super Star!!" has been announced. The debut single of "Liella!" will be released in spring 2021.
"Love Live!" is a project series that depicts female high school students becoming "school idols" to make their dream come true. Up until now the group "μ's", "Aqours", and "Nijisaki High School Idol Club" were born, and various media developments, including CD release, anime, game, and live event, which have become a hot topic.
The announcement of the 5 cast members of the new school idol group "Liella!" also include the 2 people that were selected in the general audition.
The main cast members are Date Sayuri (as Shibuya Kanon), Liyuu (as Tang Keke), Misaki Nako (as Arashi Chisato), Payton Naomi (as Heanna Sumire), and Aoyama Nagisa (as Hazuki Ren). Date Sayuri and Aoyama Nagisa are the 2 people who were selected from the general audition.
Also, the original decision of choosing 1 person from the general audition has been changed to 2 people.
The release of the debut single of "Liella!" has also been decided. The title will be "Hajimari ha Kimi no Sora" and this debut single with an animation MV will released in spring 2021. The detail on the single will be announced in January 2021, so do check it out on the official website.
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The cast members of the school idol group "Liella!" from the latest series of "Love Live!", "Love! Live! Super Stars!!" was announced on December 14, 2020. When the Chinese cosplayer, Liyuu-san with more than 1.8 followers on social media was revealed to take on the role of Tang Keke, it has become a boom as the word "Liyuu-san" has become a momentarily trend on Twitter.
"Love Live!" is a "school idol project" that has various media development, including CD release, anime, game, and live event, with the key word of "Minna de Kanae Monogatari (A story where every wishes come true)".
The new series "Love Live! Super Star!!" is the latest project after μ's, Aqours, and Nijigasaki High School Idol Club that started in January 2020. It has created a boom as the TV anime production and the main cast members' audition were announced.
The cast members of the school idol unit "Liella!" from "Love Live! Super Star!!" were Date Sayuri-san and Aoyama Nagisa-san, the two peeople that were chosen from the general audition, Liyuu-san, Misaki Nako-san, and Payton Naomi-san.
After the announcement was made, the role of Tang Keke, which is Liyuu-san, has become the center of attention.
Liyuu-san is a cosplayer from Shanghai, China with more than 1.8 million followers on social media, and she debuted as a singer in 2020 with "Magic Words", the opening theme of the TV anime "Hatena Illusion".
Before this, she is also a "Loveliver" where she had revealeds her cosplay from the "Love Live!" series on social media, and because of her similar circumstance with Tang Keke, who is "going to Japan from Shanghai, China due to her admiration of school idol", she was selected for the role.
After seeing this announcement, several tweets continue on Twitter, including "The latest Love Live, will be freaking hot as Liyuu-san is there", "To think that Liyuu-san will participating as a voice actress, I'm surprised and looking forward to it!", "Liyuu-san has gotten her a role in her desired Love Live series...!!! Congratulation!!!", and "Congratulation!!! To think that Liyuu-chan has gotten a role in Love Live! is this a dream?".
Also, Liyuu-san has tweeted with enthusiasm on her personal Twitter, saying "I will be handling the role of Tang Keke, a member of Liella! from Love Live! Super Star! I can't believe that I am able to participate in this as I love the series!! I will do my best as a voice actress, in dancing, singing as well as learning Japanese!! Do look forward to it!!" Nitta Emi-san, the role of μ's Kousaka Honoka, has send a blessing message to her saying "Liyuu-chan, congratulation!".
"Liella!" debut single "Hajimari ha Kimi no Sora (The beginning is your sky)" with animation MV will be released in spring 2021.
"Love Live ! Super Star!!" will surely be a highlight from now on.
The title of the latest series in the all-media "School Idol Project" will be "Love Live! Superstar!!". "School Idol Project", which works under the motto of "stories that can fulfill your wishes" decided on the new title.
"Love Live!" is a series that follows the stories of high-school girls who fulfill their dreams of becoming "school idols". Until now, we've followed groups such as μ, aqours, and Nijigasaki High School Idol Club, as they have expanded to every form of media, from CD releases, anime and games, to live showss.
The new series "Love Live! Superstar!!" will start producing its TV animation, alongside an open cast call for auditions (applications closed) and an interactive reader type polling through "LoveLive! Days Love Live! General Magazine"
Please wait for the the future projects by "Love Live! Superstar!!"
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The collaboration cafe with the theme of "Love Live! Superstar!!" will be held from July 22, 2021 at Sega Collaboration Cafe Akihabara's 3rd branch, Sega Collaboration Cafe Stand/ Sega Akihabara 4th branch, Nanba's Sennichimae, Sendai, Okayama, Fukuoka's Tenjin, Sasashima, and Kumamoto.
This event "Sega Collaboration Cafe Love Live! Superstar!!" is a cafe, where you can enjoy the original foods, desserts, and drinks inspired by the members of Liella!.
An original coaster will be distributed upon ordering from the original menu.
Also, a souvenir shop is set-up at the same floor, and it will feature the sale of Sega collaboration cafe's limited original goods, including Acrylic Stand and Art Panel.
A limited clear bromide will be given upon every 2,000 JPY (tax excluded) purchase.
"Sega Collaboration Cafe Love Live! Superstar!!" will be held from July 22 to August 29, 2021, at Sega Collaboration Cafe Akihabara's 3rd branch, Sega Collaboration Cafe Stand/ Sega Akihabara 4th branch, Nanba's Sennichimae, Sendai, Okayama, Fukuoka's Tenjin, Sasashima, and Kumamoto.
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（C）2021 Project Love Live! Super Star!!
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The summer anime titles of 2021 have finally started. The sequels of the popular titles such as "Love Live!" and "Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid", are mainly lined up for this cour, however, there will be a lot of people who have yet to decide which anime to watch.
So here at Anime!Anime!, we will suggest that you review the 1st season or the story of the latest anime titles to be broadcast from July 2021. We picked up 10 anime titles that you can watch on streaming platforms to catch up with.
"Love Live!" Series / "My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom!" / "Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid" / "Idolish7" (Season1 & 2) / "TSUKIPRO THE ANIMATION" / "The Irregular at Magic High School" / "Yubisaki kara Honki no Netsujo -Koibito wa Shouboushi-"* / "I'm Standing on a Million Lives" / "That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime" (Season1, 1st Cour of Season2) / "Higurashi When They Cry -Gou-"
* lit. "Fire in His Fingertips: My Boyfriend is a Firefighter"
■"Love Live!" Series
"Love Live!" is a school idol project that has developed various media such as CDs, anime, games, and live performances, under the theme of "Minna de Kanaeru Monogatari (lit. the story fulfilled by everyone)".
"Love Live! Superstar!!" has begun as the 4th project, following "μ's", "Aqours", and "Nijigasaki High School Idol Club". In December 2020, the members for a new group "Liella!" were announced, and drew attention.
"Love Live! Superstar!!" will start broadcasting on NHK Educational TV from July 11, 2020.
Love Live!" series is available on:
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■My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom!
"HameFura"(abbreviated title) is based on a light novel written by Yamaguchi Satoru with over 4 million copies in print.
Catarina Claes, the duke's daughter, regained her memories of her previous life when she hit her head, and realizes that she is in the world of "FORTUNE LOVER", an otome-game which she was constantly playing before the reincarnation. The comedy story follows a "trickster" who tries to escape from all the Routes Lead to Doom in the world, where she incarnated as a Villainess.
"My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom! X" will start broadcasting from July 2.
"My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom!" is available on:
d Anime Store
Amazon Prime Video
■"Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid"
"Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid" is based on a comic written by Coolkyousinnjya, which is currently serialized in "Monthly Action". The season 1 produced by Kyoto Animation was broadcast in 2017.
Kobayashi-san, an exhausted unmarried office worker suddenly encounters Tohru, a beautiful girl in a maid costume. She, who has horns and a tail, is a dragon. Kobayashi, being drunk, lets Tohru stay at her house as a maid. This is a comedy, depicting a cross-species communication between human and dragon.
"Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid S"(Season2) will start broadcasting on July 7.
"Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid" is available on:
d Anime Store
■"Idolish7" (Season1 & 2)
"Idolish7" is based on a music ADV game for smartphones. Season1 of the TV series was broadcast in 2018, and season2 in 2020.
7 idols in the making, who are responsible for the future, were assembled at "Takanashi Productions". Even though they all have different personalities and individualities, the member with their own attractions have a lot of potential as idols. They take a first step all together as "Idolish7". They aim for the top, holding their dream, in the world of idol, which is glorious and harsh at the same time.
The 1st cour of "Idolish7: Third Beat!"(Season3) will start broadcasting from July 4, 2021.
"Idolish7" (Season1 & 2) is available on:
d Anime Store
■"TSUKIPRO THE ANIMATION"
"TSUKIPRO THE ANIMATION" is based on a media mix work by Movic, which has been released in various media such as a character CD series.
The season 1 was broadcast in October 2017.
The story depicts a unique music and human drama among 4 units, SOARA, Growth, SolidS, and QUELL, belonging to "Tsukino Entertainment Production", a fictional production company that exists in 2.5D world.
"TSUKIPRO THE ANIMATION 2"(Season2) will start broadcasting on July 7, 2021.
"TSUKIPRO THE ANIMATION" is available on:
d Anime Store
■"The Irregular at Magic High School"
"The Irregular at Magic High School" is based on a light novel written by Sato Tsutomu, and illustrated by Ishida Kana. The series has sold a total of 20 million copies in circulation. "Visitor Arc" was broadcast from October 2020.
The story sets in the world, where magic exists as a skill, and follows a hectic life of a pair of siblings and their friends, who are the students at the "Magic High School". In the latest work "The Honor Student at Magic High School", Shiba Miyuki, a younger sister of Shiba Tatsuya, is featured as a protagonist.
"The Honor Student at Magic High School" will start broadcasting from July 3.
"The Irregular at Magic High School" is available on:
d Anime Store
Amazon Prime Video
■"Yubisaki kara Honki no Netsujo -Koibito wa Shouboushi-"
"Yubisaki kara Honki no Netsujo -Koibito wa Shouboushi-" (lit. "Fire in His Fingertips: My Boyfriend is a Firefighter") is based on a teen's love comic, which won 1st place on various e-comic distribution websites.
The couple of a flirt fireman and a tsundere office worker, beautifully drawn bodies, and romantic, hot love scenes, drew attention. This is the first work that has continued to the 2nd series among the anime of ComicFesta.
The upcoming work depicts the later development of a couple, Fujihashi Ryou and Mizuno Souma.
"Yubisaki kara Honki no Netsujo2 -Koibito wa Shouboushi-"(Season2) will start broadcasting from July 4.
"Yubisaki kara Honki no Netsujo -Koibito wa Shouboushi-" is available on:
d Anime Store
■"I'm Standing on a Million Lives"
"I'm Standing on a Million Lives" is based on the same name comic written by Yamakawa Naoki and illustrated by Nao Akinari, which is currently serialized in "Bessatsu Shonen Magazine"/
One day, Yotsuya Yusuke, who is rational and likes to do things alone, is transported to another world, which looks like being in a game. With his classmates, Shindo Iu and Hakozaki Kosue, who had already been transported to the world, he is granted a quest to protect his life as the "3rd player".
"I'm Standing on a Million Lives Season2" will be broadcast from July 2 (The first week will feature the compilation of Season1).
"I'm Standing on a Million Lives" is available on:
d Anime Store
Amazon Prime Video
■"That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime" (Season1, 1st Cour of Season2)
"That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime" is based on an online novel written by Fuse, which reached 700 million views on "Shosetsuka ni Naro", a novel posting website. Season1 was broadcast in 2018, and the 1st cour of season 2 was broadcast from January 2021. From April 2021, "The Slime Diaries: That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime", a spin-off depicting a playful and humorous daily life, is being broadcast.
This is an "another world reincarnation entertainment", which follows the protagonist gets reincarnated as a slime in another world tries to gain allies, making full use of the skills he has gained, wisdom, and courage.
"That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime 2nd cour of season2" will start broadcasting on July 6, 2021.
"That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime" (Season1, 1st Cour of Season2) is available on:
d Anime Store
Amazon Prime Video
■"Higurashi When They Cry -Gou-"
"Higurashi When They Cry -Gou-" is based on a sound novel game produced by a dojin circle "07th Expansion". ("dojin" means a group of people who share an interest.) The 1st season of the TV anime was broadcast in 2006, and it was developed into various media such as a comic, live-action film, and others.
"Higurashi When They Cry" series is a mystery, horror story, following the accidents that occur one after another, in the fictional village of Hinamizawa surrounded by nature. "Gou", broadcast of which started in October 2020, is a completely new story.
"Higurashi: When They Cry – Sotsu" is available on:
d Anime Store
Amazon Prime Video
It was announced that LiSA, Miyano Mamoru, and Aoi Shouta will appear on the music program "CDTV Live! Live!" with the one night limited live performance. They will performing the theme song of the current trending drama and anime for the first time on TV, at 9:00 PM, on July 26, on TBS.
"CDTV Live! Live!" is a live performance program with the concept of "The full live broadcast of the stage that is created by the performers". The broadcast on July 26, will feature the performers that handled the theme song of the current trending drama and anime.
LiSA will be performing the full version of "HADASHi NO STEP", the theme song of the Tuesday drama "Promise Cinderella" starring Nikaidou Fumi as the main lead. Do check out LiSA's performance of this new song that was created just for this drama and perfect for summer, along with her dance.
Miyano Mamoru will be performing his latest song "Dream on" that was used as the ending theme of TV anime "Life Lessons with Uramichi-Oniisan". For Aoi Shouta, who is welcoming his 8th anniversary as a singer, he will be performing his latest song "Garasu no Kutsu (lit. Shoes of Glass)", the ending theme of the drama "REAL⇔FAKE 2nd Stage" for the first time.
The other performances include "Dekkai Ai", on the theme song of the Friday drama "#Kazoku Boshuushimasu", by Johnny's West, and Sexy Zone performance on the latest song by Hata Motohiro, "Natsu no Hydrangea". Both of these songs will be performed in their full version.
Don't miss out on SEKAI NO OWARI's "Birdman" and MY FIRST STORY's "Kokuhaku" as well.
The July 26 broadcast of "CDTV Live! Live!" is at 9:00 PM, on TBS.
At noon on July 14, 2021, "YUAN", the new track by Johnny's group Snow Man was added to Bushiroad's smartphone rhythm game D4DJ Groovy Mix. The track is also the theme song of the film "White Snake".
With the addition of "YUAN" to D4DJ Groovy Mix, the AMEZA area now features the promotional video of "White Snake", as well as the music video of Snow Man's "YUAN". The videos are only available until 11:59 pm on August 10 (Japan Standard Time), so make sure you don't miss out.
Club items with special collaboration designs are also available. Please visit the official D4DJ Groovy Mix official website for more details.
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Sphere, a pop idol group formed by female voice actors, holds its first "virtual concert" on August 22, 2021. Minako Kotobuki, Ayahi Takagaki, Haruka Tomatsu, and Aki Toyosaki will turn into 3D models and perform on a virtual space.
'Sphere Virtual Live Vol.1 Future Streaming' is an event in which the four of the Sphere members turn into 3D models and hold a performance on a virtual space.
The event takes advantage of a virtual event has all the members gathered on the same stage, including Kotobuki who currently lives in London.
Also, this will be the first virtual concert by a voice actor group turned into 3D models.
The event will allow the audience to experience "performances unique to a virtual concert", such as the members performing right before the audience and the audience's reaction affecting the stage performance.
'Sphere Virtual Live Vol.1 Future Streaming' will be held on the VR platform 'VARK' on August 22 at 19:00. Tickets are available at 5,980 JPY.
Visit the event's special web page for further details.
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The voice actress and singer, Amamiya Sora, who handled the voice of Elizabeth from "The Seven Deadly Sins" and Aqua from "KonoSuba: God's Blessing on This Wonderful World!" has appeared on the YouTube channel "THE FIRST TAKE", where it shows the one-shot performance of musicians, again. This time, her performance of "Eien no Aria" (Lit. The eternal Aria) in the acoustics version was released at 10:00 PM, on July 14, 2021.
Amamiya appearance on the YouTube channel "THE FIRST TAKE" recently had become a hot topic as she is the first voice actress to appear. The video of her singing "PARADOX" was ranked in as a trending video and it has recorded a total of 2.16 million views within 2 weeks after the release. Then, her second performance on the said channel was released on July 14.
The second performance featured Amamiya singing "Eien no Aria", the opening theme of the 2nd cour of "The Seven Deadly Sins: Dragon's Judgement". The first acoustic arrangement with the piano and 12-strings guitar was taken in one-shot.
It was also announced that Amamiya Sora's latest song "Freesia" that is used as the ending theme of "Heaven Official's Blessing" will be released on July 21, so do look forward to her future performance after appearing on "THE FIRST TAKE".
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.
The Anime adaptation of the silly cute FemBL "Fucked by My Best Friend" released a promo video with two versions.
Shion and Rui are an amazing pick-up artist team with a success rate of 100. But one day, Shion was drugged by a mysterious lady, and a few hours later, he wakes up to find himself transformed into a woman's body. Rui, who comes to check on Shion, see's him in a woman's body and his male switch turns on. He hits on her(him) without knowing it's Shion, and...
Two promo videos, each narrated by Chihaya Rui (voice: Furukawa Makoto) and Chihara Shion (voice: Yamamoto Kazuomi) have been released. Let's enjoy a bit of Rui's hot voice, Shion's Male and Female voice.
It was also announced that the anime will be broadcast on BS11, so we can watch "Fucked by My Best Friend" anime all over Japan.
The on-air version short anime of "Fucked by My Best Friend" is scheduled to be broadcast on Tokyo MX and BS11 on April 4, 2021. The premium version, which depicts the "graphic" scenes, will also be streamed from the same day.
"Fucked by My Best Friend" Anime Broadcast/Streaming Information