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Staff Members of 'Kitsune no Koe' TV Anime Announced

Staff Members of 'Kitsune no Koe' TV Anime Announced

At the Success Corporation's booth at AnimeJapan 2018, the production staff for the previously announced TV anime adaptation of Ray Chan's Chinese manhua Kitsune no Koe (Voice of Fox) was revealed. The anime is slated to broadcast this year. The series follows 16-year-old Hu Li, who dreams of becoming a popular singer. However, he has neither good looks nor the financial means to pursue his dream, so Hu uploads his singing online using a fox avatar. Staff Director: Koujin Ochi (Detective Conan)...

Mar 26, 2018 10:08 PM by sevenPocky 1 Comment

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Square Enix's PC Game Series 'Lord of Vermilion' Gets Anime Adaptation

Square Enix's PC Game Series 'Lord of Vermilion' Gets Anime Adaptation

Square Enix revealed a new anime series based on the Lord of Vermilion collectible card game announced at this year's AnimeJapan to commemorate the game's 10-year anniversary this June. The anime adaptation will be titled Lord of Vermilion: Guren no Ou. Synopsis Set in Tokyo, it's January 29, 2030. High-frequency resonance is observed in the vicinity of Tokyo, and the red fog rolls into the city. Those who hear the sound, humans and animals alike, pass out, losing consciousness. Everything shuts...

Mar 26, 2018 4:41 PM by sevenPocky 7 Comments

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PV Collection for Mar 19 - 25

PV Collection for Mar 19 - 25

Here is a collection of promotional videos (PVs), TV ads (CMs), and trailers for the last week. This thread excludes videos that have already been featured in an article. Please check the News Board, under the Preview tag, for articles that feature a promotional video. Last week's PV thread can be found here. Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card-hen | TV | PV The third promotional video for Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card-hen previews the show's second cours that will start on April 8 via NHK Premium. It...

Mar 25, 2018 3:52 PM by Sakana-san 11 Comments

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TV Anime 'Sora to Umi no Aida' Reveals Main Staff and Cast Members

TV Anime 'Sora to Umi no Aida' Reveals Main Staff and Cast Members

At the AnimeJapan 2018 special stage held on Sunday, cast and staff members for the previously announced Sora to Umi no Aida TV anime were announced. The cast members from the smartphone game will reprise their roles. The space-fishing-themed anime is slated to premiere in October. Atsushi Nigorikawa (Renai Boukun) will be directing the series at TMS Entertainment, with character designs by Shuuhei Yamamoto (Anitore! EX). Takashi Yamada (Ginga e Kickoff!!) will be handling the series composition...
Additional Cast for 'Mahou Shoujo Site' Announced

Additional Cast for 'Mahou Shoujo Site' Announced

At the Mahou Shoujo Site stage event at AnimeJapan 2018 on Sunday, additional cast members for the series were announced. The anime will span for 12 episodes and begin broadcasting on April 7 at 1:55 a.m. via the Animeism programming block on TBS, followed by MBS, BS-TBS, AT-X, SBS, and ATV. Amazon Prime will also stream the series worldwide. Cast Kosame Amagai: Yumi Hara (Overlord) Sayuki Ringa: M.A.O (Mao Ichimichi) (Flip Flappers) Mikari Izumigamine: Kaede Hondo (Demi-chan wa Kataritai) Kiyoh...
'Godzilla: Kessen Kidou Zoushoku Toshi' Movie Announces New Cast Members

'Godzilla: Kessen Kidou Zoushoku Toshi' Movie Announces New Cast Members

Toho animation booth at this year's AnimeJapan has announced additional cast members of the previously announced upcoming Godzilla: Kessen Kidou Zoushoku Toshi movie. They are twins from the race of Futsua, descendents of the human race. The movie will screen in Japanese theaters in May 18, 2018. Cast Maina: Reina Ueda (Dimension W) Miana: Ari Ozawa (the Bubuki Buranki series) Source: Comic Natalie

Mar 25, 2018 12:05 AM by tsubasalover 1 Comment

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'Frame Arms Girl' Receives Sequel

'Frame Arms Girl' Receives Sequel

At a special stage held on Sunday at this year's AnimeJapan, it has been announced that the TV anime adaptation of Kotobukiya's model kit series Frame Arms Girl will receive a sequel project. More information will be revealed at a later date. The franchise began as Frame Arms model kits designed by Takayuki Yanase (Comet Lucifer mechanical design), then later remade as girls with designs by Humikane Shimada (Strike Witches). The franchise's first anime series was a short anime bundled in May 20...

Mar 24, 2018 11:37 PM by sevenPocky 25 Comments

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Smartphone Game 'Magatsu Wahrheit' Gets Anime Project

Smartphone Game 'Magatsu Wahrheit' Gets Anime Project

An anime project for the upcoming cellphone game Magatsu Wahrheit has been announced via KLabGames booth at AnimeJapan 2018 on Sunday. The two heroines of the series were also announced, who will be performing the theme song, to join the rest of the game cast members, who weren't announced if they will reprise their roles for the anime. The game's official website launched on Sunday, and more information will be revealed via both the official website and Twitter account. Introduction "Disastrou...
'Phantom in the Twilight' Original TV Anime Announced for Summer 2018

'Phantom in the Twilight' Original TV Anime Announced for Summer 2018

The NBCUniversal Entertainment booth at AnimeJapan 2018 announced an original anime titled Phantom in the Twilight on Sunday, which will be developed in China and Japan. The anime will premiere on Tokyo MX and BS Fuji in July 2018, among other stations. Happy Elements opened an official website for the anime, revealing a key visual (pictured). Synopsis Set in modern day London, the story takes place in a world where "Shadows" are born from human fear and anxiety. A young girl arrives to study a...
Yaoi Manga 'Dakaretai Otoko 1-i ni Odosarete Imasu.' Gets TV Anime

Yaoi Manga 'Dakaretai Otoko 1-i ni Odosarete Imasu.' Gets TV Anime

The B x Boy x animate stage at this year's AnimeJapan announced on Sunday that Yaoi manga Dakaretai Otoko 1-i ni Odosarete Imasu. by Hashigo Sakurabi will get a TV anime adaptation this year. The drama CD cast members will be reprising their roles for the anime. Synopsis "I will make it so your body cannot leave me for a lifetime." Takato Saijou's rank as the top "huggable" actor has dropped at his fifth consecutive year. The one who stole the top rank was Junya Azumaya, who only debuted three...
TV Anime 'Kono Yo no Hate de Koi wo Utau Shoujo YU-NO' Announces Staff Members

TV Anime 'Kono Yo no Hate de Koi wo Utau Shoujo YU-NO' Announces Staff Members

The Genco New Animation stage at AnimeJapan has announced two staff members for their previously announced Kono Yo no Hate de Koi wo Utau Shoujo YU-NO TV anime. The anime is slated for this year and will consist of 26 episodes, covering the characters and routes from the visual novel. Staff Director: Tetsuo Hirakawa (Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Sho) Character Design: Mai Ootsuka (the Non Non Biyori series) Announcement (Released last December) Source: Comic Natalie
TV Anime 'Mahou Shoujo Ore' Announces More Cast

TV Anime 'Mahou Shoujo Ore' Announces More Cast

On Saturday, at Genco's AnimeJapan booth, a new key visual for the upcoming Mahou Shoujo Ore TV anime has been lifted along with additional cast members. Pierrot Plus' anime adaptation of the two-volume manga written and illustrated by Icchokusen Moukon is scheduled to premiere on April 2 via AT-X, followed by Tokyo MX. Cast Mahou Shoujo Eternal Dangerous Pretty: Kishou Taniyama (Show By Rock!!) Mahou Shoujo Everything Crazy Beauty: Tatsuhisa Suzuki (Nanatsu no Taizai) Source: Moca News
'Golden Kamuy' Adds More Cast Members

'Golden Kamuy' Adds More Cast Members

A special stage held at this year's AnimeJapan on Saturday has announced additional cast members for the upcoming Golden Kamuy TV anime. Additionally, the stage featured the series' second promotional video. The series will begin its broadcast on April 9 via Tokyo MX, Yomiuri TV, Sapporo TV, BS11, History Theater Channel, and streaming channel FOD. Cast Kouhei Nikaido, Youhei Nikaido: Tomokazu Sugita (Aho Girl) Tetsuzou Nihei: Akio Ootsuka (Vampire Hunter) Kazuo Henmi: Toshihiko Seki (Mobile Sui...
Cast of 'Hyakuren no Haou to Seiyaku no Valkyria' Announced

Cast of 'Hyakuren no Haou to Seiyaku no Valkyria' Announced

The bilibili booth at this year's AnimeJapan event announced cast members for the Hyakuren no Haou to Seiyaku no Valkyria (The Master of Ragnarok & Blesser of Einherjar) TV anime on Saturday. Kousuke Kobayashi (High School DxD episode director) is directing the anime adaptation of Seiichi Takayama and Yukisan's light novels at studio EMT². Cast Yuuto Suou: Koudai Sakai (Mayoiga) Felicia: Rie Suegara (Märchen Mädchen) Sicorne: Arisa Date (The iDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls 2nd Season) Ingrid: Maki K...

Mar 24, 2018 12:38 AM by Vindstot 9 Comments

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TV Anime 'Pastel Memories' Reveals Staff Members [Update 3/26]

TV Anime 'Pastel Memories' Reveals Staff Members [Update 3/26]

At AnimeJapan 2018 on Saturday, the main staff members for the previously announced TV anime adaptation of the smartphone game Pastel Memories has been revealed. Broadcast information will be announced at a later date. Staff Director: Yasuyuki Shinozaki (PopoloCrois episode director) Series Composition: Tamai Tsuyoshi (Bikini Warriors) Character Draft: Nero Nashiki Character Design: Shinya Segawa (Glass no Hana to Kowasu Sekai) Studio: Project No.9 The RPG app was released in October last year...

Mar 24, 2018 12:17 AM by sevenPocky 4 Comments

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Lead Staff of TV Anime 'Goblin Slayer' Announced

Lead Staff of TV Anime 'Goblin Slayer' Announced

The Hakuhodo DY Music and Pictures booth at this year's AnimeJapan event revealed the first preview for the Goblin Slayer anime series on Thursday, as well as the main staff members. Produced by White Fox, the anime is slated to premiere in 2018. Staff Director: Takaharu Ozaki (Shoujo Shuumatsu Ryokou) Series Composition: Hideyuki Kurata (Drifters) Script: Hideyuki Kurata, Yousuke Kuroda (Jormungand) Character Design: Takashi Nagayoshi (Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Sho animation director) Opening...
'Lapis Re:LiGHTs' Gets TV Anime Project

'Lapis Re:LiGHTs' Gets TV Anime Project

At the Kadokawa x KLabGames booth at this year's AnimeJapan event, a TV anime adaptation of the multimedia idol project Lapis Re:LiGHTs: Kono Sekai no Idol wa Mahou ga Tsukaeru was announced to be in production. The series comprises of six idol units named "LiGHTs," "IV KLORE," "Konohana wa Otome.," "Sugar Pocket," "Sadistic★Candy," and "Supernova." The franchise, with the catchphrase "The 'idols' don't only sing, they use magic too. Do you believe in idols?" will be offered as a smartphone gam...
TV Anime 'Yuragi-sou no Yuuna-san' Adds More Cast Members

TV Anime 'Yuragi-sou no Yuuna-san' Adds More Cast Members

Additional cast members for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Tadahiro Miura's Yuragi-sou no Yuuna-san manga were announced at this year's AnimeJapan event. The anime is slated for this summer. The ending theme song will be performed by Miyuri Shimabukuro, Eri Suzuki and Rie Takahashi as their respective roles. Cast Nonko Arahabaki: Ai Kakuma (Imouto sae Ireba Ii.) Chitose Nakai: Sayaka Harada (Urara Meirochou) Yaya Fushikuro: Yui Ogura (Hinako Note) PV 2 Note: The video is region-locked; clic...
Infinite Announces 'Irozuku Sekai no Ashita kara' and 'Black Fox' Anime Projects

Infinite Announces 'Irozuku Sekai no Ashita kara' and 'Black Fox' Anime Projects

Animation production and planning company Infinite announced two new original anime projects titled Irozuku Sekai no Ashita kara and Black Fox at its AnimeJapan 2018 booth on Saturday. Main staff members and promotional videos for each series were also revealed. Irozuku Sekai no Ashita kara (Fall 2018) Set in the city of Nagasaki, the story takes place in a world where a minuscule amount of magic remains in everyday life. Hitomi Tsukishiro is a 17-year-old descendant of a witch family who grew u...
'Kaijuu Girls Kuro: Ultra Kaijuu Gijinka Keikaku' Project Gets New Anime

'Kaijuu Girls Kuro: Ultra Kaijuu Gijinka Keikaku' Project Gets New Anime

AnimeJapan has announced a new anime for the Kaijuu Girls Kuro: Ultra Kaijuu Gijinka Keikaku franchise titled Kaijuu Musume Black. More information will be revealed at a later date. Produced by Studio PuYUKAI, the anime is a part of Tsuburaya Productions' "Ultra Kaiju Gijinka Keikaku" project, which remodels monsters and aliens that have appeared in the Ultra Series into cute anthropomorphized monsters. The first season was released as an ONA in Fall 2016 for total of 12 episodes. The second sea...

Mar 23, 2018 9:21 PM by tsubasalover 4 Comments

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