"Joy!!" is the theme song of drama "Kasuka na kanojo". The song and lyrics are by girls band Akai Kouen, with the arrangement by Kanno Yoko.
It’s been announced that BiS member Terashima Yufu will be withdrawing from the group after their one-man live, ‘BiS4‘, on May 26th at Club Asia in Tokyo.
BiS recently announced that they would be holding new member auditions after the withdrawal of member Wakisaka Yurika in March. Regarding Terashima’s withdrawal, the agency commented, “Because she’s too serious, she couldn’t keep up with BiS’ directivity.” She will not be appearing in ‘BiS48‘, which will be held on the same night at the same venue.
Terashima joined BiS in July of 2011. She was known by her fans for her honors student character.
Although Twitch disclaimed its own report as a possible rumor, Studio Ghibli specifically responded, "We have nothing to do with it." On the other hand, Fukuinkan Shoten, the original publisher of Eiko Kadano's Majo no Takkyūbin novel that inspired the animated movie, commented, "We cannot answer that." Fukuinkan noted that there were plans for a Hollywood live-action film based on the original book many years ago, but divulged that "it did not become a reality."
North American distributor Funimation announced that One Piece will begin running on Adult Swim's Toonami block on Saturday, May 18 at 1:00 a.m. EST (effectively Sunday morning). The series will start on episode 207, “Great Adventure At Long Ring Long Land!” Soul Eater will continue to air but move to the 1:30 a.m. slot.
Toonami confirmed the series would run on the late-night programming block at Momocon on March 10.