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Bento Bites – Myriad Colors Phantom World & Ushio and Tora

We preview more Chaika – the Coffin Princess and Comet Lucifer news

We look at the upcoming Myriad Colors Phantom World, share another character preview for the anime Chaika the Coffin Princess and showcase two new music videos from current anime series. Enjoy the preview videos!

Myriad Colors Phantom World

Myriad Colors Phantom World

Myriad Colors Phantom World (Musaigen no Phantom World)

The first promotional video for the anime Myriad Colors Phantom World started to stream this week. The video preview introduces the anime’s cast and main staff.

Tatsuya Ishihara (The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya) is in the director’s chair for this series, and Kazumi Ikeda (Clannad) is on character design. EFFY is composing the soundtrack. SCREEN mode (Gingitsune, Gundam Build Fighters Try) will perform the opening theme and Azusa Tadokoro will perform the ending theme.

The anime is taking place in the near future. Ghosts or monsters appear called Phantoms and it is up to high school students to kick phantom butt. Haruhiko Ichijō, and Mai Kawakami are students at Hosea Academy. They fight phantoms with the ability “Spirit of Five Elements,” and are joined by Reina Izumi, who has the ability “Phantom Eater,” and Koito Minase, who fight phantoms in solitude.

Myriad Colors Phantom World is set to premiere in January. To have a look at its first preview video, please follow the link: http://bit.ly/Myriad_Colors_Phantom_World_PV1

Chaika - the Coffin Princess

Chaika – the Coffin Princess

Chaika – the Coffin Princess

A week ago we shared the character preview of Joanne Bonasso that plays the English voice of master saboteur Akari. This week another video was released featuring Leraldo Anzaldua, playing the role of Toru Acura in the English dub of the Chaika the Coffin Princess anime.

Season 1 of Chaika – the Coffin Princess will be released on DVD and Blu-Ray in December. The anime is the tale of Toru Acura, 20-year-old soldier who is trying to better his life after the war. He meets a young sorceress carrying a coffin named Chaika Trabant and follows her in the hope to find meaning in his life again.

To meet the English version of Toru, please follow this link to the preview: http://bit.ly/Chaika_Coffin_Princess_Reveal_Toru_Acura

Ushio and Tora

Ushio and Tora

Ushio and Tora

A full version of Wakadanna’s upcoming single ‘Makeruna Chiisaki Mono yo’ (Don’t Lose, the Small things) has been released by Tokuma Japan. A shorter version serves as the second ending song for the anime Ushio and Tora.

The song has been used as the second ending song for Ushio and Tora since its 14th episode. Ushio and Tora centers on Ushio Aotsuki, who is constantly being stalked and aided by a gigantic, supernatural and sometimes invisible tiger-like monster.

Here is the full version of ‘Makeruna Chiisaki Mono yo’. To have a listen, please follow our link: http://bit.ly/Makeruna_Chiisaki_Mono_yo

Comet Lucifer

Comet Lucifer

Comet Lucifer

Lantis released a short music video preview version of Ayaka Ohashi performing the Comet Lucifer ending theme song, Oshiete Blue Sky (Teach me, Blue Sky). Ayaka Ohashi is also the voice actress that performs the role of Felia in the anime.

Comet Lucifer plays off on the planet Gift, a planet filled with a precious crystal named Giftjium is buried in the ground. In the mining town Garden Indigo, lives Sougo Amagi, a collector of rare crystals. One day he gets into a dispute between himself and classmates Kaon, Otto and Roman. He wanders off, getting lost until he finding an underground lake in the ruins of a mine, meeting a mysterious blue-haired red-eyed girl. Then the adventure begins…

To have a look at Ayako Ohashi’s preview video please follow the link: http://bit.ly/Oshiete_Blue_Sky_short_MV