“Anime 1 Week” summarizes the anime news of the week. This time (April 2nd to 8th), the information that the ‘Themed Pretty Cure Music General Election’ will be held and the topic that the unique program of ‘Mobile Suit Gundam Mercury no Majo’ was broadcast attracted attention.
On April 2nd, before the broadcast of Season 2 of the new TV animation “Mobile Suit Gundam Witch of Mercury” in the famous “Gundam” series, a unique program “Catch up now! “Mobile Suit Gundam Witch of Mercury” Season 1 General Review Digest” was broadcast on MBS/TBS on Sunday at 5:00 pm on the animation frame “Day 5”.
The unique program will be narrated by Shuichi Ikeda, a voice actor known for his role as Char Aznable in “Mobile Suit Gundam.” While looking back on Season 1, he also popped out a self-parody of Char’s famous lines, such as “Would you like me to show you the performance of Mercury’s mobile suit?”
On the 2nd, it was revealed that the theatrical version “Theatrical version Paul Princess!!” of the original animation project “Pole Princess!!”, which Avex Pictures and Tatsunoko Production teamed up, will be released in early winter 2023.
On the 2nd, it was revealed that Ken Wakui’s popular manga “Tokyo Manji Revengers” will be produced as the TV anime “Tokyo Revengers.” The production decision PV of “Tenjiku Hen” featuring Izana Kurokawa, the president of Tenjiku, a team based in Yokohama, has been released on YouTube.
It was also announced that Nobunaga Shimazaki would play Izana Kurokawa, and Toru Inada would play Kanji Mochizuki, one of the Four Heavenly Kings of Tenjiku.
On the 3rd, it was found that “Bakemonogatari” of the anime ” Series” based on Ishin Nishio’s famous novel will be rebroadcast on TOKYO MX and others from the 12th—all 12 episodes.
On the 3rd, it was found that Lotte’s chocolate confectionery “Bikkuriman” will be broadcast in the fall of this year. A teaser visual featuring Yamato wearing a school uniform and a Bikkuriman sticker on his chest was also released. It is an anime with a completely new original story, and it is said that Yamato, a high school student, will appear in the present age.
On the 4th, it was revealed that Go Nagai and Ken Ishikawa’s popular manga “Getter Robo” will be made into a live-action film. This is the first time the work has been done into a live-action movie. It is said that “Getter Robo” is preparing for the theater release in the spring of 2025, the 50th anniversary, and a crowdfunding project has started to produce a pilot video. The aim is to create a live-action adaptation of the original’s outlaws, violence, and action in a modern way.
On the 5th, Bandai Spirits introduced a solar power generation facility with 400 solar panels on the roof of approximately 1,202 square meters of the plastic model production factory, Bandai Hobby Center (Aoi Ward, Shizuoka City).
They started power self-sufficiency through solar power generation. Bottom. Under the power purchase agreement with MaF, which is invested by EnBio Holdings and afterFIT, solar panels with an output capacity of approximately 220 kilowatts will be installed to purchase power generated by solar power. Annual power self-sufficiency is about 260,000 kilowatts, and CO2 emissions from electricity will be reduced by about 130 tons annually.
On the 6th, the Blu-ray Disc (BD) box “Mushiking the King of Beetles -Legend of the Forest People- Memorial Blu” of the TV anime “Mushiking the King of Beetles
The Legend of the Forest People-” based on the arcade game “Mushiking the King of Beetles” (Sega), was released. -Ray Box” will be released on September 6th. To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the original, it will be made into a BD for the first time. A jacket illustration of Popo, Chibi King, Pam, and Soma drawn by character designer Yoshihiko Umakoshi has also been released.
On the 7th, the TV anime “The Rising of the Shield Hero,” based on a famous light novel on the posting site “Let’s Become a Novelist,” will be broadcast in October. I found out.
On the 7th, in commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the popular anime series “Pretty Cure” (ABC TV/TV Asahi), it was revealed that the” ‘Precure Song General Election’ will be held. For 529 vocal songs, “For me, ‘Precure’ is this song!” You can vote on the unique site for each of the seven themes of “songs you want to listen to with friends” and “best dance number.” Voting will be accepted until May 7th, and the results will be announced in late May on the website “Marvelous Precure 20th Anniversary Portal Site”.
Based on Ayano Takeda’s novel, Euphonium will be screened in theaters from August 4th. It turns out that it will be.