Riding on the roaring wave of success that is the release of the movie adaptations of their Love Confession Committee series; Zutto Mae Kara Suki Deshita and Ima Suki ni Naru, CHiCO with HoneyWorks returned to sunny Singapore again this year for Anime Festival Asia 2016! While their main illustrator Yamako was unfortunately absent this year, the team of singers CHiCO and Sana with composers Gom and Shito provided their share of down-to-earth charm during the interview.
Just last Friday, viewers of Space Patrol Luluco were treated to a pleasant surprise, with an extra scene being shown after the credits rolled. The final episode of the Studio Trigger anime had doubled as a baton pass to an upcoming Little Witch Academia TV anime, with the eponymous Luluco meeting the Little Witch Academia protagonist Akko Kagari while flying!
Imagine what would occur if a person who can hear encounters another person who cannot hear. What might their subsequent interactions turn out to be like?
This is the story behind Yoshitoki Ōima‘s manga series “A Silent Voice” (聲の形, Koe no Katachi), featuring main characters Shoya Ishida, who is the narrator of the story and experiences a timely twist of fate after mistreating Shoko Nishimiya, a deaf girl in his class. The seven-volume-long manga series is slated to be adapted for the big screen – the film will be released on the 17th of September, 2016, and a new promotional poster is shown above depicting the two main characters mentioned above, with the text reading “I hated you. Until we met again.”
The second press conference for this year’s CharaExpo which was held just a few days ago revealed many juicy bits of information which should pique the interest of all otaku alike – with the announcement of quite a few interesting guests!