hololive’s Houshou Marine Sets Sail In Animated Music Video

hololive Virtual YouTuber Houshou Marine debuted a lavishly animated music video on Wednesday for her original song “Marine Shukkō!!” (Marine Sets Sail!!).     The video depicts the pirate-themed VTuber’s seafaring adventurers, and includes cameos by Shiranui Flare, Shirogane Noel, Usada Pekora, Uruha Rushia, Minato Aqua, Ninomae Ina’nis, and Gawr Gura.   The Hidden Dungeon […]

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Tokyo Ghoul’s Sui Ishida Draws Marvel’s Moon Knight

Manga creator Sui Ishida (Tokyo Ghoul, Choujin X) drew a Tokyo Ghoul crossover image for the Marvel Studios live-action series Moon Knight. The tagline of the illustration translates to “Clad in white madness,” pointing to the shared themes between the two franchises.     Ishida commented that Moon Knight might be his favorite Marvel superhero, […]

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Akari Akase’s Ending Theme Song for My Dress-Up Darling Anime

The music video for Akari Akase’s “Koi no Yukue” (Where Love Is), the ending theme song for the television anime of Shinichi Fukuda’s My Dress-Up Darling (Sono Bisque Doll wa Koi wo Suru), has been streamed over seven million times since its release about three months ago. The song’s music video debuted on January 9: […]

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Vinland Saga Animation Director Unveils 3DCG Graduation Project

Former Wit Studio animator and animation director Sachiko Matsumoto (Vinland Saga, After the Rain, Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress) recently shared on Twitter and YouTube a 3DCG animation, titled “Rebirth”, that she created as her graduation project for Digital Hollywood University in Tokyo.     Matsumoto further detailed that the animation is created using a […]

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Nana Mizuki Performs Opening Theme Song for Tomodachi Game

The official Twitter account for the television anime adaptation of Yuki Sato Tomodachi Game (Friends Games) manga announced on Tuesday that Nana Mizuki will perform the anime’s opening theme song “Double Shuffle.”   Mizuki’s NANA MIZUKI LIVE RUNNER 2020 → 2022 live event at Saitama Super Arena revealed on Tuesday that she will go on […]

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Naoki Urasawa’s Asadora!, Yawara!, Jigoro!, 20th Century Boys, Sneeze, Mujirushi Manga

Naoki Urasawa announced on Tuesday that his Asadora!, Yawara! A Fashionable Judo Girl, Jigoro!, 20th Century Boys, 21st Century Boys, Sneeze: Naoki Urasawa Story Collection, and Mujirushi: The Sign of Dreams manga are getting digital releases. A website opened for his digital manga, which are currently only available on Japanese electronic bookstores.     Urasawa’s […]

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MAPPA Draws Original Illustration For Jujutsu Kaisen Character

MAPPA released an original illustration to commemorate the birthday of Jujutsu Kaisen’s Satoru Gojō on Tuesday. The illustration depicts the main characters of the upcoming Gekijō-ban Jujutsu Kaisen 0 (Jujutsu Kaisen 0 the Movie) prequel anime film: Satoru Gojō, Yuta Okkotsu, Maki Zenin, Toge Inumaki, and Panda.   🎂HAPPY BIRTHDAY🎂 本日12月7日は『#呪術廻戦』五条 悟の誕生日です!誕生日を記念してMAPPA描き下ろしイラストを公開! 『劇場版 呪術廻戦 0』に登場するメインキャラに囲まれて誕生日パーティー!お誕生日おめでとう🎉#呪術廻戦#劇場版呪術廻戦0#MAPPA#五条悟誕生祭2021 […]

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VTuber Kizuna Ai Goes on Indefinite Hiatus Next February

Popular virtual YouTuber (VTuber) Kizuna Ai will go on indefinite hiatus after her online “Kizuna Ai The Last Live ‘hello, world 2022′” concert on February 26. The announcement posted in Japanese, English, and Chinese on Saturday cited an update to “future activities with the goal of further developing Kizuna Ai” as the reason for the […]

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Manga Artist Keiko Takemiya Draws Stained-Glass Window Art

Eminent shojo manga artist Keiko Takemiya drew the artwork and supervised a large-sale stained-glass window that will be displayed in the terminal building of the Tokushima Awaodori Airport in Tokushima in March 2022. The city of Tokushima, which is located in Japan’s Shikoku island, is Takemiya’s hometown.     The title of the stained-glass piece […]

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hololive Debuts 6th Generation Talent “Secret Society holoX”

Cover Corp announced the debut of its 6th generation talents under the “Secret Society holoX” group last Friday. The Virtual YouTuber unit consists of five new talents: La+Darknesss, Takane Lui, Hakui Koyori, Sakamata Chloe, and Kazama Iroha. The first to make their streaming debut was La+ Darknesss on Friday, followed by the rest of the […]

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