Aoi Nisaka (Aoi Morikawa) is a high school student. She is in a love triangle with childhood friend Yuto Shiba (Takumi Kitamura) and Sosuke Takachiho (Kanta Sato). Sosuke Takachiho is appointed by the government to become her husband.
Mizuki Nana will release a greatest hits album, titled "THE MUSEUM III," on January 10 of next year.
The last time Mizuki released a greatest hits album was over six years ago. Her upcoming album will includes singles from 2012's "Synchrogazer" to her most recent "Destiny's Prelude" and "TESTAMENT," as well as her collaboration songs with T.M.Revolution and Yamadera Koichi. Furthermore, it will contain new songs which will be used as the ending themes for the anime 'Basilisk: Ouka Ninpouchou' to begin in January.
Keyakizaka46 members Watanabe Rika and Nagahama Neru will be releasing their solo photo books in December.
They are the first members of the group to get solo photo books. Watanabe's photos were shot in Greece by Abe Chizuru. She spent 4 nights and 6 days in Greece taking various photos with the ancient ruins and Aegean Sea. It will hit store shelves on December 5.
AKB48's live event 'AKB48 Group Request Hour Set List Best 100 2018' will be held on January 19 and 20 at TOKYO DOME CITY HALL.
'Request Hour' is an annual event where fans can vote for their favorite AKB48 group songs. The members then perform the fan favorites in the order of ranking. The polling will take place from November 21 to December 11. More details regarding the poll and the event will be revealed via a special website.
ONOMICHI, Hiroshima Prefecture--A floating inn will make its maiden voyage in the Seto Inland Sea on Oct. 17.
The Guntu, a ryokan-like passenger liner whose guest rooms are made mainly of wood, is 81.2 meters long and 13.75 meters wide and has a gross tonnage of 3,200 tons.
Hunters in Kamijima, Ehime Prefecture, are taking steps to sell the meat of wild boars that were killed because they damage agricultural products in the town.
In August, an association of local hunters began selling raw ham made from wild boars to businesses, as part of measures implemented by the town and prefectural governments to cope with the harmful animals. The raw ham is the first processed product of its kind in this endeavor.
The details on B'z new album "DINOSAUR" have been revealed.
"DINOSAUR" is the rock duo's 20th original album which will be released in their 30th year of activities. It will feature a total of 13 tracks including their latest single "Seimei / Still Alive" and title number "Dinosaur."
It's been reported that GACKT has signed a global management contract with Malaysian entertainment agency 'L.O.V.EntertainmenT.'
GACKT's contract with his Japanese agency matured in June, and since then, he had been carrying out his activities under his own management. On October 1, he officially signed a contract with L.O.V.EntertainmenT.
Ayaka has announced the release of her new single "Sakura."
Ayaka is currently in the middle of her live tour "Acoustic Live Tour 2017-2018 ～3-STAR RAW～", which kicked off back in April. She has been sharing "Sakura" with her fans since the very first show. It's a graduation song about the feelings of parents when their children leave the nest. Many fans wanted the song to be released, and Ayaka acted right away as it will be available for purchase at her concerts starting on October 14 at Aubade Hall in Toyama. The CD can also be purchased via the singer's fan club site.
The short PV for Takahashi Yu's new song "Reportage" has been uploaded onto YouTube.
"Reportage" is the title track to Takahashi's new single that's slated for release on November 22. It's the theme song to TV Asahi's drama 'Otona Koukou' starring Miura Haruma. In the PV, Takahashi and Miura, both wearing the same outfit, take turns appearing on screen. It was directed by Yanai Michihiko. Its full version will be included in the Complete Production Edition DVD.
EXILE TAKAHIRO will release a mini album, titled "All-The-Time Memories," on December 6.
TAKAHIRO restarted his solo activities after two years with the release of his single "Eternal Love" on October 4. Produced by Kameda Seiji, TAKAHIRO worked on the upcoming album with the different seasons in mind hoping that people can enjoy it year round.
On October 11, it was reported that actress Toda Erika (29) and actor Narita Ryo (23) are in a serious relationship.
According to reports, the two met on the set of drama 'Code Blue ~Doctor Heli Kinkyuu Kyumei~ THE THIRD SEASON.' After filming began, Toda would give Narita advice on his role as a flight doctor in training, and they would spend their time discussing and exchanging opinions about acting. The two started dating soon after and have been spotted on drive dates.