19
Sep
Anyone needing more of those Free! swimming boys? Well, here's a new trailer for the upcoming feature animated film, Free! Take Your Marks. The film, which is broken up into 4 parts, will hit Japanese cinemas later this year on October 28th. The fours parts are listed below: #1 Unmei no Choice! #2 Hitou no Cooling Down!  #3 Kessoku no Butterfly! #4 Tabidachi no Eternal...
Even the anime otakus in Japan are keen for the next season of shows they've fallen in love with. But which shows exactly are they eagerly waiting? Charapedia held a poll and asked fans that very same question and this is what they came up with. The poll ran until the 1st of June and included over 10,000 replies with 46.6% female and 53.4% male. While people in their...
12
May
Love your swimming anime Free! and can't wait for the installment of season 2? We got you covered  with the latest PV for Free! Eternal Summer. It was posted onto YouTube by Kyoto Animation today which goes for 1 minute. Who else is excited for this next season?
Ahead of the second season of the swimming anime, Free!, the official site has announced some exciting news. While the second season will premiere in July, the anime has a new title, Free!-Eternal Summer,  and also a new character. The second season introduces new character Sosuke Yamazaki as the anime picks up the story after the swimming competition from the first season.  [caption id="attachment_14496" align="alignnone" width="436"] Yoshimasa Hosoya will...
Here's something that will get some people I know really happy. It's a brief 15 second trailer for season 2 of the swimming anime, Free! The trailer was posted by Kyoto Animation on their YouTube channel. Like all good teaser videos, not much information is shown apart from the words at the end, "Ato Sukoshi", which translate as "coming very soon," while the voice over says, "Summer is...
12
Mar
Lawson is a popular franchise of convenience stores in Japan and like most stores tend to run promotions from time to time. They recently announced a couple of new ones for the otaku public. First up, there's the swimming anime, Free!, in which customers can buy 2 collaboration Calbee products in order to receive a snazzy poster which can be seen below.   You can also...
28
Jan
Fans of swimming anime, Free!, can breathe a sigh of relief after months of speculation. The hit anime has been officially confirmed as coming back with a second season during a recent event in Japan.   Even cast members were surprised by the revelation as no announcement had been made during the day, the news breaking at the event during a night session. [caption id="attachment_13668"...
14
Oct
Swimming anime Free! has finished for now but that doesn't mean that fans can just forget about Summer's most popular anime. Full length pillows, or dakimakura, are quite common in otaku bedrooms and now we hear that Free! will be receiving the same treatment. [AFG_gallery id='336'] Pre-orders for the Free! half dakimakura's which are being produced by Iwatobi SC which will be released in late November....
NEC BIGLOBE's "Anime Engine (β) is a Japanese communications provider who released the results of their survey into determining which subjects were trending on Twitter. The period in question was covering the 1st of July til the 30th of September and refers to the number of tweets per minute on a given topic. The subject receiving the most tweets was the hugely popular swimming anime,...
Fans of most anime's are always looking at ways to emulate their favourite idols from their shows. Now you can come one step closer to emulating Haruka from swimming anime, Free! An eager fan has managed to work out what footwear he sports in the show and has found a real life match.   Nike Air Vortex VNTG in Laser Purple