What You Need to Know:
- Last night, Fuji Television announced a new airing block for anime titled +Ultra. The segment will be similar to the famous Noitamina time block where works are hand-picked for broadcast. They have also announced multiple works as well in conjunction with the reveal. First up is Carol & Tuesday!
- Bones has been confirmed to be the studio with Shinichiro Watanabe as director. Aya Watanabe will be in charge of script with Eisaku Kubonouchi credited with creating the original art for the series. A website in both Japanese and English has been launched as well. The story teases "The two met and created a song. No one knew what a miracle it would bring."
- The site has also announced an open casting call for singers for the series. The call is open to anyone from any country as long as you are a native speaker of English. The only other requirement is that you need to be female, under the age of 25, and not be currently locked into a recording deal. For those interested in the fine details and trying out, be sure to check out the fine details including the contest which closes April 25th Japan time on the official site below!
Source: Official Website
Someone could not only debut as an anisong singer, but also as a seiyuu!? NO WAY!!
Time for me to try out. My years of listening to anime music has prepared me for this.