「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 "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba", comes the 17 original illustrations that were published on the anime magazine "Animedia" and "Otomedia" on the printing service "Gakken Print" for a limited time. It can be printed as a bromide on the multifunction printer on nationwide Family Mart, Poplar, and Lawson. There is a total of 17 designs available, including the illustration of Tanjirou and Giyuu that was featured on the cover of "Animedia" November 2019 issue, the celebration illustration of Tanjirou and Nezuko that was used as the commemoration cover of the July 2020 issue as "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" has taken the first place in "The top 10 popular anime chosen by Animedia readers", and the illustration of Tanjirou and Rengoku Kyoujurou that was used as the cover on December 2020 issue to commemorate the release of "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train". Favourite scenes of your choice are printed as a high-quality photo, and it is available in L size, 2L size and A4 glossy paper. So, let's take this chance and decorate the room with the bromide of your favourite scenes. The L size is priced at 300 JPY, 2L is priced at 400 JPY, and the A4 glossy paper is priced at 600 JPY. All the prices mentioned are inclusive of tax. It is currently available on the multifunction printer on nationwide Family Mart, Poplar, and Lawson until July 31, 2021. (C) Gotouge Koyoharu/ Shueisha, Aniplex, ufotable
The August issue of Animedia has been released on July 9, 2021. The front cover and cover story are devoted to "IDOLiSH7 Third BEAT!", and the back cover features "The Case Study of Vanitas". The landmark of the front cover is a newly drawn illustration of Iori, Tamaki, Nagi, and Riku from "IDOLiSH7". In the cover story, the voice actors Masuda Toshiki, KENN, Eguchi Takuya, and Ono Kensho talk about their thoughts for "IDOLiSH7 Third BEAT!", which has just been released, and its highlights. The back cover features Vanitas, Noé, and Murr from "The Case Study of Vanitas". In the feature pages, Hanae Natsuki and Ishikawa Kaito talk about the work. Moreover, the latest issue has special sections devoted to other summer anime works that started in July, including "My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom! X", "Obey Me!", and "The Duke of Death and His Maid". The pages for "D_CIDE TRAUMEREI THE ANIMATION" feature a talk between Azakami Yohei and Yuki Aoi. The inserted gift will be a clear folder of "SK8 the Infinity", and B3 poster of "IDOLiSH7 Third BEAT!" and "The Case Study of Vanitas". The August issue of Animedia is now available online or at bookstores nationwide.
“Animedia” July Vol., marking the 40th anniversary, was released on June 10, 2021. The front cover and feature page is “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba”, and the back cover is “Osomatsu-san”. Original illustrations of Rengoku-san, Tanjirou, and Akaza from “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba” are the symbol of this volume. Hanae Natsuki, Kitou Akari, Shimono Hiro, Matsuoka Yoshitsugu, Hino Satoru, Hirakawa Daisuke, and Ishida Akira, the actors of “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba”, talked about “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Infinity Train”. In “Which outfit charms you SHOW? Yukata or Swimsuit?”, “Hetalia World★Stars”, “Pokemon”, and “Umamusume Pretty Darby Season 2” are included in the line-up. The serialization project “Backet News”, which picks up the smartphone app “World End Heroes”. Moreover, a collaboration of 81 Produce and Animedia, both marking the 40th anniversary, has been held. The voice actors Seki Toshihiko and Hatano Wataru appeared and talked about “40 years spent together”. Other than these programs, there are articles related to the 40th anniversary that made Animedia attractive. The magazine gift includes a clear file of “Pokemon” and B3-sized poster of “Mao Dao Zu Shi” and “Umamusume Pretty Darby Season 2”. The 40th anniversary celebration volume/July Volume of “Animedia” was released on June 10, 2021 at bookstores, Amazon, Rakuten Books, and other online stores. Price is 1,070 JPY (tax included).
Italy from "Hetalia: World Stars" makes the cover of "Animedia" May Issue, released on April 9, 2021. The back cover features Langa and Adam from "SK8 the Infinity". "Hetalia: World Stars" is featured in the feature article, "Kakkoku no Ajiwai Yutakana Shin Story Meshiagare" (Enjoy the rich stories of each country). Konishi Katsuyuki as America, Sugiyama Noriaki as United Kingdom, and Onosaka Masaya as France appear in the article. The magazine also features titles that recently reached their final episodes like "Uma Musume Pretty Derby Season 2" and "Mo Dao Zu Shi" (Zenjin-hen), and new spring anime like "Zombieland Saga: Revenge", "SSSS. Dynazenon", and "Cardfight!! Vanguard overDress". The back cover features Langa and Adam from "SK8 the Infinity". There's an interview with director Utsumi Hiroko as a feature article in commemoration with the conclusion of the TV anime, and an interview with Hatanaka Yuu and Rude-α, the opening artist. "Animedia May Issue" is priced at 1,070 JPY (tax included), and is for sale from April 9, 2021.
The first "non-cosplay" photobook of the cosplayer Enako, "OFF COSTUME" will be released on September 21, 2021. Prior to the release, the visual of the 5 types of novelty postcard has been revealed. The publication is Enako's first photobook, where she is "not cosplaying" and the photos of her were taken with light make-up. As this publication is known for showing the biggest exposure of Enako, the 1,000 books that come with the participation voucher for the online signing event were sold out immediately, and this shows how popular this publication is. The visual of the 5 types of novelty that will be given randomly has been revealed, and it consists of the photos that were not included in the photobook. "OFF COSTUME" is priced at 2,420 JPY (tax included), and it will be released on September 21. It will come with one of the novelty postcard randomly. ＜Below are the full comments＞ Enako I was quite surprised at how heavy this photobook is...! Whenever I flip the pages, it made me feel excited because "All the fan will see..." the original me.
The business book "Shujinkou Shikou (Main Protagonist's Thoughts)" features the general producer of "Idolmaster", Sakagami Youzou (known as GamiP) talking about the essence of "moving people", will be released on October 28, 2021.
The first "non-cosplay" photobook of the cosplayer Enako, called "OFF COSTUME" will be released on September 21, 2021. Prior to the release, cut-scenes were released in advance and even Enako herself recognized that this is her biggest exposure. The photobook "OFF COSTUME" is the first "non-cosplay" photobook of Enako that were taken with little makeup. This photobook depicts the allure of Enako in her natural posture at the beachside and hotel room as well as her daring posture that can't be seen in any magazine. The photos were taken by the photographer Nakamura Kazutaka. This solo photobook project was planned by the same staff from the first partnership between Enako and Nakamura on the gravure magazine "GIRLS graph. 002" as it has received a good sales response, and the reprint of the magazine was decided one month after it was released. Please do enjoy the "natural Enako" that can only be seen here. "OFF COSTUME" is priced at 2,420 JPY (tax included), and it will be released on September 21, 2021. To commemorate the release, an online event will be held on September 26, 2021. The live streaming of Enako signing will be broadcast on "SHIBUYA TSUTAYA" Official YouTube channel. ＜Below are the full comments＞ Enako I have release my first non-cosplay photobook even though I am a cosplayer! Honestly, I was very nervous as I am wearing little makeup and I don't have the cosplay that makes me feel confident. This photobook will consist of photos of me as a women in my natural look!
From "Tokyo Revengers", the region limited advertisements were published on a full page of Asahi Newspaper Morning Issue on September 17. The distribution campaign of the "Japan Revengers" limited illustration cards on the bookstores has started. There is also a display of the region respective life-sized standing board and poster on the campaign bookstores. On the September 17 issue of Asahi Newspaper Morning Issue, the "Japan Revengers" region limited advertisement featuring the characters talking in local dialect, was published. This is something special as the designs vary by regions. Also, the distribution campaign of the "Japan Revengers" limited illustration cards is currently available on the bookstores. By purchasing the applicable products at the campaign bookstore, one special 47 prefectures revengers' illustration card will be given. Also, the region respective life-sized standing board and poster of "Japan Revengers" are displayed on the campaign bookstores. The standing board and poster have a slight different design than the illustration card and JR advertisement, so visit the physical bookstore to catch a glimpse on this limited version. The newspaper advertisement, bookstore illustration card, and bookstore poster featuring all the 47 prefectures can be seen on the designated website, so do check it out. (C) Wakui Ken, Kodansha
Multi cloth drawstring pouches featuring the TV anime "Tokyo Revengers" will be released with a total of 7 designs including Sano Manjiro and Ryuguji Ken. Pre-orders are available on Premium Bandai until October 4. "Tokyo Revengers" is a Yankee×time-travel comic by Wakui Ken and serialized in "Weekly Shonen Magazine". As well as a TV anime adaptation in April 2021, it has received live-action film, and stage-play adaptation so far. This item is a multi cloth drawstring pouch that can be used for removing dust and stains on lenses of your glasses as well as storing your glasses and small accessories, and is available in 7 designs; Hanagaki Takemichi, Sano Manjiro, Ryuguji Ken, Baji Keisuke, Matsuno Chifuyu, Mitsuya Takashi, and their gathering. "Tokyo Revengers Multi Cloth Drawstring Pouch" is priced at 1,100 JPY (incl. tax). Pre-orders are available on Premium Bandai until 11:00 PM on October 4, 2021. (C)Wakui Ken, Kodansha / Anime "Tokyo Revengers" Production Committee
From the TV anime "Tokyo Revengers", "－Tokyo Revengers－ Chibittsu! Furifuri Polyurethane Key Chain" (6 designs in total), featuring chibi characters of Hanagaki Takemichi, Sano Manjiro, and others, have been released. Pre-orders are available on the anime/manga specialty e-commerce website "Animo" until September 17, 2021. The product is a key chain about H 85mm×W 50mm in size. The lineup consists of a total of 6 characters; Hanagaki Takemichi, Sano Manjiro, Ryuguji Ken, Baji Keisuke, Matsuno Chifuyu, and Mitsuya Takashi. "－Tokyo Revengers－ Chibittsu! Furifuri Polyurethane Key Chain" (6 designs in total) is priced at 770 JPY (incl. tax). Pre-orders are available on the anime/manga specialty e-commerce website "Animo" from September 14 to 17, 2021. (C)Wakui Ken, Kodansha / Anime "Tokyo Revengers" Production Committee ®Kodansha
From "Tokyo Revengers", limited time "Japan Revengers" posters have been on display at JR Tokyo Station from September 13. There is also a "local version" in which the characters in charge of each region speak as representatives of the country. In addition to the main "Japan Revengers" poster lined with dignity, there are 47 "local version" posters featuring the characters of each region speaking as representatives of their region. The lines written in the dialect of each region are a must-see. A Twitter hashtag campaign is also being held at the same time. If you tweet "#OrenoJimotogaSaikyo" on Twitter during the campaign period, you will receive a special poster. One person will receive a "Japan Revengers" B0 poster as a special prize, and 47 people will receive a "Japan Revengers" prefectural special B2 poster as a second prize. In addition, a store campaign will be held from September 17 when the latest comic volume 24 goes on sale, so check the "Japan Revengers" special site for details. (C) Wakui Ken, Kodansha
The "Adtouch Seals" featuring the characters of "Uma Musume Pretty Derby Season 2 (Uma Musume)" have been announced. Pre-orders are currently available on Animate Online Shop, Rakuten, and other shops. The product is a seal with the deodorization, antibacterial, and antiviral function that can be used on smartphone and mobile phone. The touched portion will have the antibacterial and antiviral effects and it last for approximately 3 weeks. After using it, it can be peeled off easily. The lineup consists of 8 characters, which are Tokai Teio, Mejiro McQueen, Rice Shower, Mihono Bourbon, Nice Nature, Twin Turbo, Gold Ship, and Special Week. According to a research, it was found out that the smartphone is actually quite dirty as it has 10 times more bacteria than the toilet, as there are a lot of people, who will bring the smartphone everywhere including the toilet. So, why don't you take this chance to color up the smartphone with this product that helps to lift up your feeling and also comes with a hygiene and other functions. "'Uma Musume Pretty Derby Season 2' Collaboration Adtouch Seal" is priced at 880 JPY (tax included). Pre-orders are currently available on Animate Online Shop, Rakuten, and other shops. (C) 2021 Anime "Uma Musume Pretty Derby Season 2" Production Committee
Original goods commemorating the concert event of "Umamusume Pretty Derby", "Umamusume Pretty Derby 3rd EVENT WINNING DREAM STAGE", have been released. BTO is available on "TOHO animation STORE". In addition to "T-shirts", "Key Chains" and "Postcard Sets" with photos of anime scenes and quotes from the anime, "Tapestry" with newly drawn illustrations of Tokai Teio by Kabashima Yosuke, the character designer and chief animation director, will be available for the first commemorative goods. The first goods, "T-shirts" and "Postcard Sets" will also be sold at the event venue (Tokyo Garden Theater) on August 28 and 29. (*Only ticket holders can purchase the goods at the venue.) Furthermore, the second goods featuring newly drawn illustrations of the event costumes (Tokai Teiou, Mejiro McQueen, Nice Nature, and Twin Turbo) will be available for pre-order from August 27. The "Acrylic Stand Key Chains" and "Tin Badges" will be available for pre-order until 3 pm on September 14 without being sold-out. "Uma Musume Pretty Derby 3rd EVENT WINNING DREAM STAGE" will be held at Tokyo Garden Theater on August 28 and 29, 2021. Original goods commemorating the event are currently available for BTO on "TOHO animation STORE". (C) 2021 Anime "Uma Musume Pretty Derby Season 2" Production Committee
The marathon broadcast of the TV anime "Uma Musume Pretty Derby" season 1 and season 2 was held from August 21, 2021 on the new futuristic TV "ABEMA". This broadcast was held to commemorate "Uma Musume Pretty Derby 3rd EVENT 'WINNING DREAM STAGE'". "Uma Musume Pretty Derby" is a cross-media content that depicts the passionate youth story of the "Uma Musume" that inherited the glorious name and racing ability from another world, and it is being transmitted by Cygames. It is a popular work that has gotten various adaptations, such as a game, manga, and anime. "Uma Musume Pretty Derby 3rd EVENT 'WINNING DREAM STAGE'" is the highly anticipated large-scale event that will gather more than 30 cast members of "Uma Musume" on August 28 - August 29, 2021. The free marathon broadcast of the TV anime series on "Anime LIVE2 Channel" of "ABEMA" was held to commemorate this event. The first season "Uma Musume Pretty Derby" was broadcast on August 21 - August 22, 2021 while the second season "Uma Musume Pretty Derby Season 2" will be broadcast on August 28- August 29, 2021. Also, the live broadcast of "Uma Musume Pretty Derby 3rd EVENT 'WINNING DREAM STAGE'" will be held on "ABEMA PPV ONLINE LIVE", where anyone can watch it just by purchasing the ticket. Let's take this chance to enjoy the TV anime series and event of "Uma Musume Pretty Derby" on "ABEMA". (C) 2018 Anime "Uma Musume Pretty Derby" Production Committee (C) 2021 Anime "Uma Musume Pretty Derby Season 2" Production Committee
'Uma Musume Pretty Derby Season2' releases new goods featuring Kitasan Black and Satono Diamond. Pre-orders are currently available on Chara-Ani.com and other online stores. The item lineup includes four types of products: a B2-size tapestry, sports towel, file folder, and a rubber playmat. The design features a heartwarming illustration with Kitasan Black singing and Satono Diamond holding her arm. 'Uma Musume Pretty Derby Season2' goods are available on Chara-Ani.com and other character goods stores nationwide. The prices are ¥3,300 for B2-size Tapestry, ¥3,300 for Sports Towel, ¥400 for File Folder, and ¥3,300 for Rubber Playmat, all tax-included. The release date is planned for September 2021. （C）2021 Anime 'Uma Musume Pretty Derby Season2' Production Committee
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.