The new main cast for the upcoming 「Death Note」 live-action TV drama has been revealed. The series, which is reported to feature an original story, will premiere in July 2015 on station NTV.
A third live-action TV drama adaptation of Nobuyuki Fukumoto’s manga series, 「Akagi」, has been announced. The new 10-episode series will start July 17, 2015 on BS Sky PerfecTV — with a running time of 60-minutes each episode.
According to Comic Natalie, production decisions for both a second TV anime season and second live-action film adaptation of Yuusei Matsui’s manga series, 「Assassination Classroom」, has been announced.
Earlier today, as I was browsing through Youtube, I came across this live-action video of TravoltaP’s popular「Kokoro」song. This version uses vocals from NicoNico fame singer, Namakonyuruko. Apparently it was made as a school project by a group of college students from Simon Fraser University in British Columbia. Live-action Vocaloid songs are a rare thing to find, so I felt I would share this with those who may find it to be interesting, as I have.
Last summer there came a young 10-year old American cosplayer out of nowhere who would dress up like Hatsune Miku of Vocaloid and sing/dance to well known ani-songs on Youtube. Her karaoke videos were then later discovered by the otaku denizens of Nico Nico Douga and thus, an internet star was born…
According to this report from Animate, a 30-minute special for the upcoming Higurashi live-action movie will air Monday, December 24th on Sun TV. The movie itself will be directed by Ataru Oikawa and will star Gouki Maeda (Keiichi) and Rin Asuka (Mion). A Spring 2008 release date for theaters has been set.
The spinoff to the “Death Note” live-action films now has a trailer available — with actual footage from the movie this time around…