Anime Visual Prison Blu-ray/DVD Collection and Soundtrack Released

22.October.2021 | ANIME&GAME

A four-part Blu-ray and DVD version of new anime Visual Prison, airing from October 8, has been announced, along with a 43-track soundtrack titled ‘Visual Prison Original Soundtrack.” Produced by A-1 Pictures, the anime was written by Agematsu Noriyasu, with music from Elements Garden and character designs by Katagiri Ikumi. 

The DVD Vol.1 jacket and bonus items have also been revealed, both featuring illustrations from character designer Katagiri Ikumi.



“Visual Prison” Blu-ray & DVD Vol.1


Original Soundtrack


The Limited Edition Vol.1 DVD comes with a three-sided case illustrated by Katagiri Ikumi, a Digi-Jacket featuring the characters, a selection of character songs, the Katagiri Ikumi Setting Collection, a color booklet, and a Polaroid-style Photo Card. The first volume features O★Z as drawn by Katagiri Ikumi alongside a whole selection of bonus goodies, so be sure to check it out!


©Noriyasu Agematsu,Afredes/Project VP


  • Attack on Titan Song ‘ətˈæk 0N tάɪtn<TFSv>’ Gets Anime Music Video

    21.June.2022 | ANIME&GAME / MUSIC

    An animated music video for the track ətˈæk 0N tάɪtn<TFSv> from Attack on Titan The Final Season has been uploaded to YouTube. The song will be featured on the upcoming second soundtrack, scheduled to be released on June 22 and composed by Hiroyuki Sawano. The track itself was played during a crucial moment in Episode 87. 


    The music video features footage from The Final Season Part 2, which aired from January to April.


    ətˈæk 0N tάɪtn<TFSv> – Attack on Titan The Final Season OST (Official Music Video)

    The soundtrack will include 15 tracks including Ashes on the Fire -PTV- and Footsteps of Doom. Fans of the series won’t want to miss picking it up, and it will also be available to stream on all major streaming services this week.


    The final episodes of Attack on Titan The Final Season will air on NHK General in 2023.

    ©諫山創・講談社/「進撃の巨人」The Final Season製作委員会


  • Attack on Titan Song ‘Ashes on the Fire -PTV’ Gets Animated Music Video

    14.June.2022 | ANIME&GAME / MUSIC

    An animated music video for Ashes on the Fire -PTV- from Attack on Titan The Final Season has been released! Featuring music by Kohta Yamamoto, the upcoming second soundtrack, set to be released on June 22, is already becoming a hot topic online. It will also include the full version of Footsteps of Doom, which played during a vital scene in episode 80. The song has over 4 million plays on YouTube, an incredible feat for a song from an anime soundtrack. The final episodes of Attack on Titan The Final Season will air on NHK General in 2023. 


    Ashes on The Fire -PTV- / Attack on Titan The Final Season OST


    Footsteps of Doom / Attack on Titan The Final Season OST


    Attack on Titan The Final Season OST 02 Announcement Trailer


    The soundtrack will include 15 tracks including the popular song the ətˈæk 0N tάɪtn<TFSv>. Be sure to give it a listen whenever you’re feeling nostalgic for this incredible series!

  • Second Attack on Titan The Final Season Soundtrack to be Released, Featuring ‘Footsteps of Doom’

    07.June.2022 | ANIME&GAME / MUSIC

    A second soundtrack for Attack on Titan The Final Season will be released on streaming services on June 22, 2022.


    Attack on Titan The Final Season Part 2 aired from January to April of 2022. The new soundtrack will include the full version of Footsteps of Doom, written by Kohta Yamamoto and played during episode 80. The song has over 4 million plays on YouTube, an incredible feat for a song from an anime soundtrack. 


    The album will also include a new version of Ashes on the Fire and the track ətˈæk 0N tάɪtn<TFSv>.


    Attack on Titan The Final Season Original Soundtrack – Footsteps of Doom Sample Video


    The album jacket features a new illustration of Eren Jaeger drawn by animator Takashi Kojima, who was in charge of the opening animation for Attack on Titan The Final Season Part 2.


    The final episodes of Attack on Titan The Final Season will air on NHK General in 2023. 


    ©諫山創・講談社/「進撃の巨人」The Final Season製作委員会


  • Anime Series World Trigger Original Soundtrack Vol. 2 to be Released in April

    15.April.2022 | ANIME&GAME / MUSIC

    The soundtrack for World Trigger Seasons 2 & 3, which both aired in 2021, will be released on April 27, 2022.


    The anime adaptation of Daisuke Ashihara’s sci-fi action manga, currently serialized in Jump Square, first premiered in 2014. A second season aired from January to April 2021, and a third season ran from October 2021 until January 2022. 


    The soundtrack will contain a total of 39 sounds. The music was composed by Kenji Kawai, who has written the music for the series since season one. On October 17, 2021, the World Trigger Symphonic Band event was held at the Tokyo Garden Theater.




  • Original Soundtrack for Anime Series takt op.Destiny Released

    03.March.2022 | ANIME&GAME / MUSIC

    The soundtrack for the anime series takt op.Destiny, which wrapped in December 2021, was released on February 23, 2022! Available in standard and limited-edition versions and on streaming services, a trailer for the collection of classical tracks has also been uploaded to YouTube!


    The standard two-disc set includes 52 tracks from the anime series, while the limited edition includes 4-discs covering all classical tracks found in the show and voice tracks by the main cast. A 68-page booklet includes interviews with the show’s director and composer, original drawings, storyboards, and more behind-the-scenes details. 



    Composer Yorihiro Ike commented on the soundtrack. “It’s still so fresh in my mind. I realize now that the series was actually a love-focused drama, so when I wrote the song With Love, it was all the more meaningful. It was an important piece of work for me. The soundtrack includes everything from classical pieces to jazz riffs. It won’t disappoint, so please, give it a listen.” 


    The teaser trailer includes the song With Love, an important song inspired by the show’s main character.


    takt op.Destiny Original Soundtrack Teaser Trailer


    The series, available to stream in the west on Crunchyroll, tells the story of a world shaken by a black meteorite. Monsters appear from the crater, and those who hold the power of the “Musicart” can use the power of music and sound to defeat the beasts. Produced by MAPPA and MADHOUSE and directed by Yuki Ito, it became a global hit, and will expand into the video game market in the future.


    ©DeNA/takt op.Phil

  • Visual Prison Collaborates with Tower Records for Limited-Time Merchandise

    12.December.2021 | ANIME&GAME

    To commemorate the release of the first DVD and Blu-ray for the popular Visual Prison anime series, Tower Records is teaming up with the series to release some limited-edition merchandise. These are available at 13 Tower Records locations nationwide and from Tower Records Online. 


    Have you been watching the vampire idol series?




    Double Acrylic Keychain (11 varieties)

    Pins (10 varieties)

    Clear Stickers (3 varieties)


    Playing Cards

    Acrylic Diorama (3 varieties)

    Acrylic Stand (10 varieties)

    Long-sleeve T-shirt



    ©Noriyasu Agematsu,Afredes/Project VP

  • New Anime Series Visual Prison Inspires Limited-Time Cafes in Tokyo and Osaka

    23.October.2021 | ANIME&GAME / FOOD

    One of the most highly-anticipated anime series this season is Visual Prison, and to celebrate the show’s premiere, a collaboration cafe will open in Tokyo and Osaka for a limited time! Fans won’t want to miss out on the delicious visual-kei inspired menu, perfect for sharing on Instagram. The cafe will also feature limited-edition merchandise with original designs of the show’s characters. 


    [O★Z]  Azure Hamburger Plate: ¥1,650 (Tax Included) 

    [LOS†EDEN] Jet Black Fruit Sandwich: ¥1,650 (Tax Included) 

    [ECLIPSE] Moon White Risotto: ¥1,650 (Tax Included) 

    Ham & Egg German Pancake: ¥1,650 (Tax Included)

    Crimson Moon Pancakes: ¥1,320 (Tax Included) 

    Pannya Parfait: ¥1,430 (Tax Included) 

    Guil’s Affogato: ¥990 (Tax Included) 



    Robin/Ange/Guiltia/Eve: ¥990 each (Tax Included)

    Jack/Mist/Saga/Elizabeth: ¥990 each (Tax Included)

    Dimitri/Hyde: ¥990 each (Tax Included)


    Original Merchandise

    Pin (Random, 10 varieties): ¥550 (Tax Included) 

    Acrylic Stand (Random, 10 varieties): ¥990 (Tax Included) 

    Acrylic Keychain (Random, 10 varieties): ¥715 (Tax Included) 

    Mini Character Acrylic Stand (Random, 10 varieties): ¥990 (Tax Included) / Sticker Set (Includes 10): ¥1,089 (Tax Included) 

    Clear Poster (O★Z): ¥1,089 (Tax Included) 

    Clear Poster (LOS†EDEN): ¥1,089 (Tax Included) 

    Clear Poster (ECLIPSE): ¥450 (Tax Included) 

    Swizzle Stick (O★Z/(LOS†EDEN/ECLIPSE): ¥990 each (Tax Included)

    Those who make a reservation in advance will receive a random invitation (3 varieties) to enjoy the cafe and one random original coaster (10 varieties) per drink order. 


    Visual Prison tells the story of vampires masquerading as visual-kei musicians. The series began airing on October 8 in Japan and is currently available to watch on Funimation in the west. Will you be watching?


    ©Noriyasu Agematsu,Afredes/Project VP

  • Tropical-Rouge! Pretty Cure Anime Film Main Theme and OST Release Announced

    21.July.2021 | ANIME&GAME / MOVIE / MUSIC

    The new anime film Tropical-Rouge! Pretty Cure is set to hit theatres in Japan on October 23, 2021. Before that, however, fans can get their hands on the film’s main theme single and soundtrack which is set to drop on October 21. Examples of songs include the insert song Chandelier Shiawase no Kuni which features five of the main cast members singing, the ending theme, Daisuki no Snowball sung by Machico, and more.


    Tropical-Rouge! Pretty Cure Key Visual Reveal

    The soundtrack is composed by Shiho Terada who also composed for the the TV anime series. It includes the BGM, insert songs, and more.

    ©2021 映画トロピカル~ジュ!プリキュア製作委員会

  • Manga Dororo by Osamu Tezuka was made into an anime 50 years ago. This continual sensation is getting an official soundtrack which will be released on August 14. The CD will be titled TV Anime Dororo Music Collection Tamashi no Kodou. Hiroyuki Asada, who creates the original character design drafts, designed the illustration for the CD jacket, which has just been unveiled to the public. 

    First-Press Limited Edition Version

    The whimsical illustration shows Dororo and Hyakkimaru snuggling together, alone in a vast barren desert. The first-press limited edition soundtrack version comes in a luxurious tall-size DigiPak sleeve and consists of three CDs. The regular edition contains a two-disk dual case. 

    Regular Version

    The booklet will contain statements by illustrator Hiroyuki Asada and Yoshihiro Ike, who was in charge of the music. As a bonus, the CD jacket illustration has been adopted for use on an A2 poster, which will be sold at Animate stores countrywide. The design will also feature on clear files which will be sold on Amazon. Please check them out.


    You can also view this illustration in advance at the TV Anime Dororo Original Art Exhibition Tamashi no Kodou, which is currently taking place. Please stop by to admire the illustration with your very own eyes. 


    Dororo © Tezuka Productions Co., Ltd./TWIN ENGINE Inc.

  • A part of the amenity video of the collector’s edition of “Kimi no Na wa” will be released!

    17.July.2017 | FASHION


    The Blu-ray and DVD of“Kimi no Na wa” which recorded more than 19 million in movie attendance, earned 24.9 billion yen and won the 2nd place in box-office sales. The movie recorded the first place in seven Asian countries and is loved the world over.


    BD?????????? ション立体s copy

    The 5-set collector’s edition includes more than 9 hours of amenity video and the 3-set Blu-ray special edition also includes 6 hours of amenity video. The videos cannot be seen anywhere else.



    The “VideoContinuity” produced by director, Makoto Shinkai, the “making video” of the movie, the “unused voice clips,” and secret stories behind the recording and music making will be included.

    In addition, “visual commentary” in which Ryunosuke Kamiki, Mone Kamishiraishi and the members of RADWIMPS talk about secret episodes while watching the movie will also be included.


    ?? ??? ? 女舞 作画打合せ風景 copy


    In the run up to the release of the Blu-ray and DVD, a video more than 10 minutes long from the amenity video (amenity disc 1~3) which will be included in the collector’s edition was released. The video includes the making documentary, video continuity, the video of Makoto Shinkai’s pageant and the video world premium held at Animation Expo 2016.


    In the making documentary, Makoto Shinkai talks about the original idea of the movie and a part of the project book is shown. Moreover, the making documentary includes the meeting RE screen of dancing miko (female attendant), the video of RADWIMPS recording their tune and Ryunosuke Kamiki and Mone Kamishiraishi recording their voices. The scenes where Makoto Shinkai cheers up the audience of the world premium Animation Expo 2016 and RADWIMPS’surprise appearance are also must-see.


    This time, a ten-minute long video was released ahead of the release of the Blu-ray and DVD but the collector’s edition includes 516 minutes of video and the special edition includes 312 minutes of video.



     Let’s purchase the products and check out the contents.



    “Kimi no Na wa”

    Release date: 26th of July

    Blu-ray collector’s edition 12,000 yen (tax is not included)

    Blu-ray collector’s edition (3 set) 7,800 yen (tax is not included)

    Blu-ray standard edition 4,800 yen (tax is not included)

    DVD standard edition 3,800 yen (tax is not included)

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