「Gundam AGEII Magnum SV ver.」 piloted by Kujo Kyoya in 『Gundam Build Divers』 gets a gunpla kit with a scale of 1/144(HG). Currently available for pre-order on Premium Bandai.
From "Attack on Titan" comes the latest goods, including an acrylic board. Pre-orders have started on the anime and manga specialist e-commerce website, Animo. The latest goods announced are an acrylic board, satin sticker, and double-sided white board. The acrylic board has 2 types of design featuring the Survey Corps, including Eren, Mikasa, Armin, and Levi. The satin sticker will be sold as a trading goods, and it has a total of 8 designs featuring Eren, Mikasa, Armin, Jean, Reiner, Hange, and Levi. The double-sided white board is a useful item where you can write on both side of it, and it has a total of 2 designs available. Pre-orders for each "Attack on Titan" good are available on Animo until July 10. (C) Isayama Hajime, Kodansha/ "Attack on Titan: The Final Season" Production Committee
The teaser visual revealed on June 27, 2021, at the talk panel “Attack on Titan” The Final Season at “MAPPA STAGE 2021 - 10th ANNIVERSARY -” was released. The panel “Attack on Titan” The Final Season was held during the event “MAPPA STAGE 2021 - 10th ANNIVERSARY -”, and consisted of a talk between the series director Hayashi Yuichiro, the composer Yamamoto Kohta, and the voice actors Kaji Yuki (Eren Yeager), Inoue Marina (Armin Arlelt), and Sakura Ayane (Gabi Braun). The cast and staff members discussed their favorite anime scene from the first part of the final season in retrospect. Additionally, the event also revealed a teaser visual for the last half of the final season of the series, “Attack on Titan” The Final Season Part 2. The image shows the protagonist Eren alongside a mysterious woman standing in a fantasy-like landscape. “Attack on Titan” The Final Season Part 2 will be released on winter. (C) Isayama Hajime - Kodansha / “Attack on Titan” The Final Season Production Committee
From "Attack on Titan" comes the uniform of the "Survey Corps" worn by Levi and the other members. Pre-orders are currently available on "Cospa". The grey belt is printed on the design and both top and pants are made with stretchy material making it easy for you to move around in. The emblem on the cape is printed to look as if it has been worn out under official supervision and the boot covers have zippers on the back for easy on and off, with rubbers on the opening to prevent them from slipping down. The boot covers can be used over your own pair of shoes. In addition, tops and pants are included in the set. "Survey Corps Costume Set" is priced at 15,180 JPY (tax included), and pre-orders are currently available on "Cospa". (C) Isayama Hajime, Kodansha / "Attack on Titan" The Final Season Production Committee
Together with the release of the final volume, volume 34 of "Attack on Titan", it was decided that the anime movie series of "Attack on Titan" can be watched for free on various streaming platform on June 9, 2021. "Attack on Titan: Chronicle" is released exclusively on U-NEXT. "Attack on Titan" is a dark fantasy manga that depicts the battle between human and Titan by Isayama Hajime that has exceed more than 100 million copies in circulation worldwide. Other than the release of normal edition of the final volume of "Attack on Titan" that has ended on Bessatsu Shounen Magazine May issue, the two special editions with a booklet that contains the precious draft of Isayama Hajime, "Beginning" and "Ending" will also be released at the same time. The streaming of the three movies "Attack on Titan – Part 1: Crimson Bow and Arrow" (2014), "Attack on Titan – Part 2: Wings of Freedom" (2015), and "Attack on Titan: The Roar of Awakening" (2018) has started on each streaming platform. "Attack on Titan: Chronicle", the compilation movie of the 59 episodes from Season 1 to 3 of the anime, is released exclusively on U-NEXT. The anime movie series of "Attack on Titan" are currently available on dTV, U-NEXT, and other streaming platform for free. (C) Isayama Hajime, Kodansha/ "Attack on Titan" Production Committee
"Big Comic Spirits", a magazine which published a number of comics ("Maison Ikkoku", "Oishinbo", "Dance Dance Danseur", etc.), and marked its 40th anniversary, will collaborate with an apparel brand "Design Tshirts Store graniph (hereafter 'graniph')". A total of 10 designs of T-shirts inspired by "Big Comic Spirits" works will be released. The designs for the "Big Comic Spirits" 40th anniversary commemorative collaboration items are inspired by 10 comic series; "Maison Ikkoku" by Takahashi Rumiko, "Oishinbo" by Kariya Tetsu and Hanasaki Akira, "Tokyo Love Story" by Saimon Fumi, "Tsurumoku Dokushin Ryou (Tsurumoku Bachelor Dormitory)" by Kubonouchi Eisaku, "Utsurun Desu." by Yoshida Sensha, "Kekkon Afro Tanaka ("Marriage Afro Tanaka")" by Noritsuke Masaharu, "Dead Dead Demon's De De De De Destruction" by Asano Inio, "Aoashi" by Kobayashi Yugo, "Dance Dance Danseur" by George Asakura, and "Asadora!" by Urasawa Naoki. Each item is priced at 2,750 JPY (incl. tax). Pre-orders are available on "graniph" official website until noon on August 13, and the release date will be on August 17.
In the episode 5 of the TV anime “Remake Our Life!” (broadcast on July 31), the main character Kogure Nanako sung “God knows…”, the insert song for “The Melancholy of Suzumiya Haruhi”. As the commemoration, the collaboration visual with the anime “The Melancholy of Suzumiya Haruhi” has been released. “Remake Our Life!” is based on the novel published from MF Bunko. The protagonist Hashiba Kyouya, who works for the game company, travels over time to 10 years ago and redo his life by entering art college, the route that he did not take in his life. In episode 5 “Reveal your heart” (broadcast on July 31), Kogure Nanako sung “God knows…”, the insert song of “The Melancholy of Suzumiya Haruhi”. The collaboration illustration was released this time. It depicts the main character Shino Aki dressed up as Suzumiya Harumi on the front page of “Suzumiya Haruhi” series 6th edition, “The Wavering of Suzumiya Haruhi”. She sticks out her lip in a loving way. The present campaign for this visual poster is currently held on Twitter. Those interested are required to follow the official Twitter accounts of “Remake Our Life!” and “The Melancholy of Suzumiya Haruhi” and retweet the campaign tweet. The poster will be given to 5 applicants by lottery. The number of posters will increase by 5 per 500 retweets. Ten posters will be available with 1000 retweets, and 15 posters will be ready with 1500 retweets. Only applicants in Japan are allowed. The campaign is held until August 7, 2021. © Kio Nachi, KADOKAWA/Remake Our Life! Production Committee © Nagaru Tanigawa, Noizi Ito/KADOKAWA
The collaboration of the anime “Sound! Euphonium” and Kyoto Tower Hotel has been decided. The first anime collaboration room in Kyoto Tower Hotel is called “Sound! Kitauji High School Brass Band Club” will be open for one room per day only from August 1, 2021. The anime was produced based on Takeda Ayano’s novel “Sound! Euphonium” and the direction under Kyoto Animation and the story takes places around Uji, Kyoto. There was Kyoto Tower in one scene of the TV anime. The collaboration room is the concept room designed under the theme, “the activity record of Kitauji High School Brass Band Club” at their hometown. On the wall art, the new illustrations of the characters (Oumae Kumiko, Katou Hazuki, Kawashima Saphire, Kousaka Reina, and Tsukamoto Shuuichi), the important scenes chosen from season 1 to the latest series, and the handwritten messages from the successive club captains and the protagonist Oumae Kumiko are displayed. Moreover, the competition trophy (TV series season 1: Kansai Competition), the competition certificate (TV series season 1: Osaka Competition/National Competition), and the musical score hiding machine, score board, and school mark have been recreated. The visitor can feel Kitauji High School Brass Band Club closer than ever before. Furthermore, the Blu-ray disks for TV series and the movie of “Sound! Euphonium” are standing by with the projector, and the guest can watch the episode quietly in the room. The clear file with the original key visual design will be given for first 300 visitors, and this is another reason why you should stay at the room. Also from September, as the commemoration for the collaboration room, the goods that use the collaboration room’s original design will be sold at Kyoto Tower exhibition room. Detailed information on collaboration room plan prices and reservation method is on the official website. © Takeda Ayano, Takarajimasha/”Sound!” Production Committee
“Puella Magi Madoka Magica” teams up with eyeglasses brand “Zoff” to deliver a new collaborative eyewear line. The character-inspired glasses are themed after Madoka and her comrades, and also come with cleaning cloths with illustrations of Kyubey and the witches. Pre-orders are currently available at the “Zoff Official Online Store”. Celebrating the TV Anime’s 10th anniversary, the collaborative eyeglasses “Zoff X Paella Magi Madoka Magica”, feature different designs based on each of the magical girls’ personalities and colors. The lineup contains 5 models: “Kaname Madoka”, “Akemi Homura”, “Tomoe Mami”, “Miki Sayaka”, and “Sakura Kyoko”. “Kaname Madoka” has a pink-colored frame, designed after her soul gem. Her weapon (bow) is engraved on the frame's sides. The “Akemi Homura” model comes in black, symbolizing her cool personality. It has miniatures of her weapon (shield) on the sides of the frames. The “Tomoe Mami” model is a Boston-type pair, which embodies her gentle older sister-like nature. Metal parts of her weapon (musket gun) are found on the sides of the frame. The “Miki Sayaka” model personifies her brave and cheerful disposition, and is colored in blue. Sayaka’s weapon (sword) decorates the frame while connecting the rim to the sides of the glasses. The “Sakura Kyoko” model features a square frame representing her strong and fiery temper. Shaped in metal parts on the sides, Kyoko’s weapon (spear) is the highlight of this model. The original cases that come with each pair feature an exclusive original illustration, also including a wiping cloth & acrylic stand. Four extra wiping cloths with illustrations of Kyubey and the witches are also available. “Zoff X Puella Magi Madoka Magica” eyeglasses are sold for 11,100 JPY each (tax included), whereas the extra wiping cloths are 500 JPY per individual cloth (tax included). Pre-orders are available exclusively at the Zoff Official Online Store for a limited period, from July 28 to August 22, 2021. The glasses are expected to ship around February 2022. (C) Magica Quartet / Aniplex - Madoka Partners - MBS
The international animation film festival “Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2022 (TAAF 2022)” will be held for 4 days from March 11, 2022 to March 14, 2022 at Ikebukuro. As the attempt to connect the creators around the world regardless of the situation, they will conduct “TAAF Online”. Upcoming “TAAF” in 2022 is the 9th festival, and it is originally the international animation film festival that was derived from and developed “Tokyo Anime Award”, which used to be a program of “Tokyo International Anime Fair” held in 2002. The festival is run with the goals, “To find and educate the people to support the anime production for the next generations, and to promote growth of Tokyo animation cultures and industry” and “To promote charms of Tokyo and to financially support the sightseeing industry of Tokyo”. Moreover, with the catchphrase, “to make Tokyo the hub of animation”, it aims to broadcast high quality work with originality from all around the world, in Tokyo, to provide the opportunity for the fans to interact with anime fans around the world, to provide stimulus and emotional movement to the creators and viewers, and to create a new wave of animation derived from such an impression and stimulations. This time, new program called “TAAF Online” will be held. In addition, the comments and event information from the festival director Takeuchi Kouji have arrived. “TAAF 2022” will be held from March 11, 2022 to March 14, 2022 at Ikebukuro, Tokyo. Detailed information is on the official website. Takeuchi Kouji, the Festival Director One important role of the film festival is to connect people. Therefore, we will use online for Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2022 and release the restriction of place by actively using the online format, restriction of time through making the event on demand, so that movie and people, and people and people can be connected no matter what situation we are in. Our goal is of course, to make direct interaction at Ikebukuro with creators and fans around the world. Hoping that to become real, we are currently planning the programs that we can especially enjoy online at TAAF2022. ■TAAF Online Information 1. Competition Category Streaming the interview of the award winner of the previous year Streaming period: Friday, August 13~ ♢Interview ・Feature Animation Grand Prix “Josep” Director Aurel ・Feature Animation Award “Nahuel & the Magic Book” Director German Acuna ・Short Animation Grand Prix “Coffin” Director Yuanqing Cai, Mikoiaj Janiw ・Short Animation Award “SHOOOM’S ODYSSEY” Director Julien Bisaro ・Short Animation Toyoshima Ward “Runmania” Director Daria Stolbestsova ・Short Animation Student Award “The Balloon Catcher” Kaneko Isaku 2. Anime Merit Award (1) A program of TAAF2021 called “From Manga to Animation ~People Who Produced Great Movies~” will be re-streamed on demand for a limited period Streaming Period: Monday, August 2, 2021, at Noon to Tuesday, August 31 at 11:59 PM (2) A program of TAAF2021, the talk show of Suzuki Toshio of “Nausicca of the Valley of the Wind” will be streamed for a limited period Streamed Period: Monday, August 2, 2021, at Noon to Tuesday, August 31 at 11:59 PM (3) The interviews on Anime Merit Award winners of TAAF 2020 and 2021, who did not appear in (1), will be streamed. Streamed Period: Scheduled to be available from the mid November~ 3. Anime of the Year Category AOY follow-up program with the award-winning movies and the interviews on the award winners from the previous year will be streamed Streaming Period: Scheduled on the beginning of October ♢Interview ・”Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!” (Anime Award, TV Series Category) ・”Idolish Seven” (Anime Fan Category) ・Kajiura Yuki (Solo Award, Music, Performance Category) ※Audience Award 4. Creator’s Salon As the live streaming talk event, high-quality Japanese student works and the movies nominated to TAAF2021 Short Animation Competition Category will be streamed. Moreover, with the student movie producers, and the people who are active at the forefront of the Japan's anime industry,, the talk show will be held on each movie. Streaming Period: Friday, September 17, 2021 at 6:00 to 7:30 PM (current schedule) ※Archived after live streaming ♢Movies being streamed: ・The Balloon Catcher 0 06 10 Tama Art University/TAAF 2021 Student Award ・Coffin/0 05 23 France, Gobelins/TAAF 2021 Grand Prix ・Dokka Itta Hakamatsuka-kun(Hakamatsuka-kun Went Away)/0 04 50 Tokyo Zokei University ・You Sold My Rollerskates? 0 06 00 Gobelins, France ・Not decided ・Not decided ♢MC: Takeuchi Kouji TAAF Festival Director Guest: ●A~C 3 Members from each Japanese Movie (In negotiation) ●Nishioka Junichi Studio Ghibli Co., Ltd. Public Announcement & Student Art Director Supervisor ※Please note that the movies and guests can be changed. Please check the official website for detailed, updated information. [Anime! Anime! Biz/taken from animeanime.biz]
On August 2, 2021, the Comic Market Preparation Committee announced that "Comic Market 99" will be held at the East, West and South Exhibition Halls of Tokyo Big Sight from December 30 to 31, 2021. "Comic Market (a.k.a. Comiket) will be held at the East, West and South Exhibition Halls of Tokyo Big Sight from December 30 to 31, 2021. Comiket 98, which was scheduled to be held during Golden Week 2020, was cancelled, and Comiket 99, which was scheduled for December, was postponed until May 2021. After that, it was announced that Comiket 99 would be postponed for the second time in May. On August 2, the Comiket Preparatory Committee announced on its official website that the new date for "Comiket 99" would be December 30-31, and added, "Although there are still many uncertainties and the pandemic is still ongoing, considering the time required for various preparations such as circle applications and placement, we thought it would be best to announce that we are on the move now to prepare for holding of Comic Market 99 in the winter of 2021 (hereinafter referred to as "New C99"). They also mentioned, "We have been considering whether or not to hold the new C99 while watching how widely effective the vaccination is, but the timing of the announcement of the C99 has become such because the infectious disease spread rapidly at a time when we were able to confirm the effects of the vaccine. We are making this announcement based on the understanding that the social situation is expected to improve in the next few months," and also they added, "However, as I mentioned in the previous announcement of C99, if the social situation does not improve due to vaccinations and other factors, we cannot deny the possibility of further postponements. However, considering the situation in the world of doujinshi as a whole, we are aiming to hold the event. If we don't get to move on, we will never be able to hold an ‘event’ called the Comic Market." "Comic Market 99" will be held at the East, West and South Exhibition Halls of Tokyo Big Sight from December 30 to 31, 2021. For more information, including circle applications and precautions against COVID-19 infection, please visit the official website. (Tokyo Big Sight photos) Japan, Honshu, Tokyo, Tokyo Waterfront City, Odaiba, Tokyo Big Sight Convention Center Building, 30076412. (Photo by: Dukas/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)
Comic Market Preparation Committee has announced that "Comic Market 99" will be held from December 30 to 31, at East, West, and South Exhibition Halls of Tokyo Big Sight, on August 2, 2021. Due to this announcement, "Comiket Opening" has become a trend on Twitter. "Comic Market (also known as Comiket)" has its "Comiket 98", which was planned on the Golden Week of 2020, canceled, and "Comiket 99", which was planned in December, got delayed to May 2021. After that, it was announced that the May "Comiket 99" was delayed for the second time. On the official website of "Comiket", the preparation committee has commented "There are still various unknown factors remaining and with the high number of infection cases recently, but we have decided to announced that the Comic Market 99 of winter 2021 (hereafter known as 'New99') will be held as there are various preparation periods, such as the circle application period and set-up" together with the new schedule of "Comiket 99". After seeing this announcement, it has received huge feedback as "Comiket Opening" has become a trend on Twitter. Some of the comments from the fans are "So Comiket has been decided. I am quite happy on this", "Comiket has been decided!! I have to finish with the vaccination before that!", "So, Comiket will be held at this year. It has been 2 years... I think there is a limitation on the normal participation and since we are still unsure whether we can return to our hometown or not, so I want to support it", and "Comiket at the end of the year! We are unsure what would happen before that, but it has given me a sufficient meaning of living if I am able to enjoy "that daily life" again." "Comic Market 99" will be held from December 30 to 31, at East, West, and South Exhibition Halls of Tokyo Big Sight. Further information is available on the official website. （Tokyo Big Sight's Photos）Japan, Honshu, Tokyo, Tokyo Waterfront City, Odaiba, Tokyo Big Sight Convention Center Building, 30076412. (Photo by: Dukas/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)
The teaser PV and key visual of the TV anime "Restaurant to Another World 2" have been released. It was also announced that the broadcast will start in October 2021, on TV Tokyo, TV Osaka, and AT-X. "Restaurant to Another World" is based on the fantasy another world "Meshi Tero (Lit. Food Terrorism)" light novel written by Inuzuka Junpei and illustrated by Enami Katsumi. The story takes place in the "Western Restaurant Nekoya" that creates a doorway that connects to various another worlds during the "Special Business" on every Saturday, even though it seems an ordinary restaurant that can be found anywhere in Japan at first glance, and it depicts the once-in-a-lifetime encounter between the "resident of the another world" and the meals. Season 1 was broadcast in 2017. Tenshu(master) of "Western Restaurant Nekoya" along with Aletta and Kuro working at "Western Restaurant Nekoya" can be seen in both the key visual and teaser PV. This will surely hype up the expectation toward the broadcast. "Restaurant to Another World 2" will start broadcasting in October 2021, on TV Tokyo, TV Osaka, and AT-X. Also, prior to the broadcast, the advance screening event with stage greeting featuring Suwabe Junichi (voice of Tenshu), Uesaka Sumire (voice of Aletta), and Onishi Saori (voice of Kuro), will be held on September 11, at 109 Cinemas Futakotomagawa. Detailed information can be found on the designated website. (C)Inuzuka Junpei, Shufunotomo Infos/ "Restaurant to Another World 2" Production Committee
From "Wataten! An Angel Flew Down to Me" comes the re-sale of Himesaka Noa "school swimsuit" figure. Pre-orders are available on "Bfull" Online Shop. The product "Wataten! An Angel Flew Down to Me 'Himesaka Noa' School Swimsuit ver." is a figure of the cute angel-like Himesaka Noa in the school swimsuit. The fine detail of her signature dumplings hair was created with clear parts which has the perfect compatibility with the refreshing school swimsuit. Also, you can also feel the fixation on the superb gradation to pursue the thickness and texture of the special fabric of a school swimsuit. "Wataten! An Angel Flew Down to Me 'Himesaka Noa' School Swimsuit ver." is priced at 11,100 JPY (tax excluded). Pre-orders are available on "Bfull" Online Shop until September 14, 2021, and the release is scheduled for end of November. (C) Mukunoki Nanatsu, Ichijinsha/ Wataten Production Committee
To celebrate the release of the film "Gundam Reconguista in G: The Legacy of Space", an apparel collection of pop colors and college-style has been announced. The lineup includes T-shirts, jackets, and pin badges. Pre-orders are currently available on Premium Bandai. The "STRICT-G 'Reconguista in G' T-shirt" is a cute college-style T-shirt that uses pop colors inspired by the work. There are 4 designs in total: BELLRI design with the G mark in the center and Bellri dancing with the G-SELF, MASK & BARARA design with the model number CAMS-05 and Mask and Barara Peor dancing with two Mac Knives, KLIM NICK design with Clim Nick Dancing with Space Janaham designed in a classic college logo, RARAIYA design with the college logo of Raraiya and Raraiya Monday dancing with G-Lucifer. The "STRICT-G 'Reconguista in G' Ripstop Jacket PIRATE CORPS" is inspired by the jacket of the Amerian Army's covert unit, Pirate Corps, made of soft textured ripstop material. It is windproof, water repellent, and lightweight. The "STRICT-G 'Reconguista in G' Pins" are pins designed with the mark of the Pirate Corps (the Amerian Army's covert unit) and the G mark from the title of "Gundam Recounguista in G". You can enjoy attaching them to hats, bags, clothes, anything you like. "STRICT-G 'Reconguista in G' T-shirt" is priced at 4,180 JPY each (tax included). "STRICT-G 'Reconguista in G' Ripstop Jacket PIRATE CORPS" is priced at 8,580 JPY (tax included) "STRICT-G 'Reconguista in G' Pins" is priced at 880 JPY each (tax included) Pre-orders are available on "STRICT-G Online Store" in "Premium Bandai" from August 4 to August 15, 2021. ■"STRICT-G 'Reconguista in G' T-shirt" Price: 4,180 JPY (tax included) (shipping/handling fee excluded) Designs: BELLRI design (white) MASK & BARARA design (blue) KLIM NICK design (navy) RARAIYA design (pink) Sizes: S/M/L/XL/XXL Material: 100% cotton ■"STRICT-G 'Reconguista in G' Ripstop Jacket PIRATE CORPS" Price: 8,580 JPY (tax included) (shipping/handling fee excluded) Color: white Sizes: S/M/L/XL/XXL Material: 100% polyester ■"STRICT-G 'Reconguista in G' Pins" Price: 880 JPY (tax included) (shipping/handling fee excluded) Designs: PIRATE CORPS G Logo Size: roughly 30 x 30mm Material: iron "STRICT-G Online Store" in "Premium Bandai" Sales Period: 1 p.m. Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 11 p.m. Sunday, August 15, 2021 Publisher: Bandai Co., Ltd. Shipping Date: scheduled for August 2021 *The pre-orders may be closed off when the number of orders reaches the number prepared *The sales may have closed off when you access the webpage ・STRICT-G Tokyo Odaiba store ・STRICT-G Tokyo Soramachi store ・STRICT-G NEOPASA Shizuoka (Kudari) store *Please directly contact the stores for details
From "Mobile Suit Gundam 00 the Movie: A Wakening of the Trailblazer" comes a Gunpla of Gundam Harute (Final Battle). Pre-orders are currently available on "Premium Bandai". "HG 1/144 Gundam Harute (Final Battle)" is a 3D model of Gundam Harute in the final battle with newly sculpted large-size boosters on its legs. It can be transformed into the flying mode, and the head part for the Marute Mode has been newly designed. Also, newly molded GN Scissor Bits are included. "HG 1/144 Gundam Harute (Final Battle)" is priced at 2,970 JPY (tax included). Pre-orders are currently available on "Premium Bandai", and shipping is scheduled for May 2022. (C) Sotsu, Sunrise
TV Anime “Jujutsu Kaisen” releases portrait bath towel series. Pre-orders are available at Premium Bandai starting in August 25, 2021. The collection features fully colored prints of Itadori Yuji, Fushiguro Megumi, Kugisaki Nobara, and other characters. With 120cm of width, the towels are printed with various famous scenes from the anime. Fans can enjoy this collection using the items in multiple ways, not only as a regular bath towel, but also as a room decoration, and even as a robe. “Jujutsu Kaisen Portrait Bath Towel” priced at 4,620JPY (tax included), will be available for pre-ordering on August 25 from 23:00. The product is scheduled to ship on September. (C) Akutami Gege / Shueisha - Jujutsu Kaisen Production Committee
In the character cafe "GUNDAM Cafe" dedicated to the "Mobile Suit Gundam" series, "GUNDAM Cafe original curry" inspired by a new mobile suit (a.k.a. MS) and character motif has been added to the grand menu. In-store sales, take-out and delivery are available from July 31, 2021. "GUNDAM Cafe Original Curry" is available in two types: "White" curry that expresses "Gundam"'s "Federal White Yatsu Curry" and "Red" curry that expresses "Char's Zaku"'s "Triple Spicy Red Comet Curry". "Federal White Yatsu Curry" is an authentic curry with a spicy flavor of ginger that couldn't be expected from the mild-looking white color. "Triple Spicy Red Comet Curry" is a dish that boasts three times the spiciness of the already exsisting curry, and will make you think "It's spicy but tasty! I cannot stop eating!", just as the overwhelming presence of the red appearance gives off. There is no doubt that the richness and umami flavor of the curry will get you addicted to it. Both menu items are available from July 31 in the restaurant areas of "GUNDAM Cafe TOKYO BRAND CORE" and "GUNDAM SQUARE". The price is 1,210 JPY each (tax included). A ready-to-eat that is perfect as a souvenir is also available for 648 JPY (tax included). (C) Sotsu / Sunrise
"Crayon Shin-chan Shrouded in Mystery! The Flowers of Tenkasu Academy" was released on July 30, 2021. To commemorate this, the first footage of the film was shown for the first time on TV during the "Natsu Yasumi wa Ora to Nazotoki SP" broadcast on July 31. The latest movie is set in the elite school "Private Tenka Kasukabe Academy" (Abbreviated Tenkasu) where Shinnosuke, Kazama, Nene, Masao, and Bo enter on a trial basis. Shinnosuke and his friends encounter an outrageous incident, and the story is full of thrills. Shinnosuke and his friends form the Kasukabe Defense Force, or the Kasukabe Detective Club, to take on the mysterious case, the danger that looms over them, and the gorgeous guest voice actors who add color to the story. The first full-length video is over 5 minutes long. After the broadcast, it will be available on Toho's official YouTube channel. Please check it out before you watch the movie. Also, for a limited time until August 29, 2021, "Crayon Shin-chan Shrouded in Mystery! The Flowers of Tenkasu Academy" is collaborating with "EX GARDEN CAFE". "Riddle me! Color Changing? Mystery Herb Tea", "Symbol of Youth Yaki Soba Bread", and "Shin-chan's Oshiri Pudding Aramodo 2021". There is also a campaign to get original coasters and luncheon sheets for ordering the collaboration food. The "Natsu Yasumi wa Ora to Nazotoki SP" and the first part of the movie was broadcast on July 31st from 16:30. The broadcast time on Saturday, July 31 may be changed due to the extension of the "Tokyo Olympics Badminton Men's Singles Quarterfinals and Women's Doubles Semifinals". (C) Usui Yoshito / Futabasha, Shin-Ei, TV Asahi, ADK 2021
The first original illustration exhibition for “My Hero Academia” called “My Hero Academia Exhibition: DRAWING SMASH” will be held at Gran Front Osaka North Building 1st Floor Café Lab from July 16, 2021 to September 5, 2021. This collaboration café “My Hero Academia Exhibition: DRAWING SMASH” is connected with “My Hero Academia Exhibition: DRAWING SMASH” Osaka, the first exhibition of “My Hero Academia” held at Gran Front Osaka North Building Knowledge Capital Event Lab. Visitors with exhibition ticket for the day is permitted to the café, and a total of 7 menu will be ready to represent the world of “My Hero Academia” filled with “quirks”. From “Midoriya Izuku’s Green Whip Genoveze Pasta”, the menu representing the protagonist’s color green with basil and green tea, “Todoroki Shouto’s Half-Cool and Half-Hot Soda” to feel Todoroki Shouto’s quirk “Half-Cool Half Hot”, “Fat Gum Praised! Kirishima Eijirou’s Unbreakable Takoyaki Mountain” (limited 50 dishes per day), and other unique dishes are lined up. An original coaster will be given per order of collaboration drink. The exhibition “My Hero Academia Exhibition: DRAWING SMASH” will be held at Gran Front Osaka North Building Knowledge Capital Event Lab from July 16 to September 5, 2021. The collaboration café will also be held at the same time at Gran Front Osaka North Building 1st Floor Knowledge Capital “Café Lab”. Detailed information is available on the special website. © Horikoshi Kouhei/Shueisha
"BanG Dream! Girls Band Party! Cafe 2021", a collaboration cafe with a smartphone game "BanG Dream! Girls Band Party!", will be held for a limited period in Tokyo, Osaka, and Aichi, from August 19, 2021. From each band group, a total of 7 guitar members will appear, and you can enjoy the cute and photogenic menu, birthday exclusive menu, and cafe original goods. For "BanG Dream! Girls Band Party! Cafe 2021", a total of 7 guitar members from each band, wearing the cafe costumes, will be featured in the illustrations. The original menu includes food, inspired by "Afterglow", "Roselia", "Pastel＊Palettes", and "RAISE A SUILEN", and dessert, inspired by "Poppin'Party", "Hello, Happy World!", and "Morfonica". For the birthday exclusive menu, a birthday cup parfait, inspired by Imai Lisa, Aoba Moca, Futaba Tsukushi, and Okusawa Misaki, will also be available. The gifts include an original A4 sticker as a cafe reservation exclusive gift, an original coaster as a drink order gift, and an original postcard as a birthday exclusive gift. Also, please do not miss out original goods featuring various cute mini illustrations (randomly given), the items featuring each band or band color, and the birthday exclusive goods. Furthermore, the special online limited items and the special projects such as a collaboration with Karaoke PASELA will also be available. "BanG Dream! Girls Band Party! Cafe 2021" will be held in Ikebukuro, Tokyo, from August 19 to October 3, in Abeno, Osaka, from August 20 to October 3, and in Nagoya, Aichi from August 26 to September 26. Please visit the cafe's official website for more details. (C)BanG Dream! Project （C）Craft Egg Inc. （C）bushiroad All Rights Reserved.
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.
「Gundam AGEII Magnum SV ver.」 piloted by Kujo Kyoya in 『Gundam Build Divers』 gets a gunpla kit with a scale of 1/144(HG). Currently available for pre-order on Premium Bandai.
「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
Movie “Kimetsu no Yaiba : Demon Slayer” Infinity Train arc decided to be released on 2020. The new teaser and visual has been released on the 2nd info.