According to the official website, a second TV season of the Pretty Rhythm anime series has been announced. It is entitled, 「Pretty Rhythm: Dear My Future」, and will premiere April 7th. The story is set 3 years after the events of the first season. A new Korean idol unit made of 5 members will appear as the rival group.
The final episode of Suite Precure featured a teaser in the end for the upcoming ninth installment in the Precure franchise — 「Smile Precure!」. You can check out the video below.
「Idolm@ster 2」 DLC catalog vol.4 features the second TV anime opening theme, Change!!!!, as well as new downloadable costumes and accessories. But that’s not all. Also included in the pack is Miku’s Append costume. All this will be available at the Japanese PSN store come February 1st. Be sure to check out the trailer after the cut.
This is your Weekly VocaRan countdown #225 — with music package♫ — for the week ending January 23rd, 2012.
The following is the third track from the I-style Project album, 「Daydream Flight」, which was sold at last year’s Comiket 81 event. The song is called Think the Future and is by music producer Taishi — with vocals from new Vocaloid 3 idol Aoki Lapis. (She’s by far my most favorite of all the V3s~)
This is your Weekly VocaRan countdown #224 — with music package♫ — for the week ending January 16, 2012.
According to Amazon Japan, an OAD of 「Highschool DxD」 will be bundled with the limited edition 13th volume of the original light novel — to also include different illustrated cover. It is scheduled to be released September 20th.
A few months ago, an art contest was held to determine the design of the first official Chinese Vocaloid. The winner was announced this week — although originally it was supposed to be on February 12th. You can check out both the design and demo of this future virtual idol below.