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Neoromance ♥ Starlight Christmas 2010!

Neoromance ♥ Starlight Christmas is an annual Christmas event held by game company Koei; it is mainly targeted towards female audiences. So far, there are only 3 franchises under the Neoromance series; namely Corda, Haruka and Angelique. Each of these franchise has expanded and has many game sequels, spinoffs, TV animation adaptation, books, CDs, goods and much more.

Character designer for Angelique is Kairi Yura (illustrator for popular ongoing light novel series Saiunkoku Monogatari written by Sai Yukino) . Moreover, Tohko Mizuno for Harukanaru Toki no Naka de (serializing Kimi ni XOXO in Hakusensha’s LaLa) and Yuki Kure for Kin’iro no Corda (serializing manga adaptations of Corda in Hakusensha’s LaLa, LaLa DX and LaLa Special as well)

In addition, Koei has also launched a Neoromance Game Novel for mobile phones titled Love φ Summit. Voice actors from the series are new additions for this year’s event.

Back to Neoromance ♥ Starlight Christmas 2010, it’s set to be held for 2 days on December 4, 2010 ~ December 5, 2010 (Saturday and Sunday) at Pacifico Yokohama National Convention Hall. There will be two sessions for each day. The first session held during the day and the second held during the night. Please continue reading for more information.

Those attending are voice actors of respective characters in the Neoromance series. Here is a list of confirmed attendees for the event.

※Please take note that it might be subject to change, thus updated accordingly in the future.

Day 1

Angelique

  • Ken’yū Horiuchi
  • Mitsuaki Madono
  • Fumihiko Tachiki

Harukanaru Toki no Naka de

  • Kazuhiko Inoue
  • Tomokazu Seki
  • Kōsuke Toriumi

Kin’iro no Corda

  • Kentarō Itō
  • Hideo Ishikawa
  • Satoshi Hino

Neo Angelique

  • Daisuke Hirakawa

Love φ Summit

  • Hikaru Midorikawa
  • Kenji Nojima

<Special Guest>

  • Mitsuo Iwata (Angelique)

Day 2

Angelique

  • Ken’yū Horiuchi
  • Rikiya Koyama
  • Daisuke Namikawa

Harukanaru Toki no Naka de

  • Kazuhiko Inoue
  • Naozumi Takahashi

Kin’iro no Corda

  • Yūya Uchida
  • Hideo Ishikawa
  • Satoshi Hino

Neo Angelique

  • Daisuke Hirakawa
  • Taiten Kusunoki

Love φ Summit

  • Kenji Nojima
  • Takashi Kondō

The convention hall’s lobby would be opened at 11:00am, while the entrances are opened 30 minutes before showtime. The event’s first session begins at 1.30pm with the second beginning at 6:00pm.

3 types of entry tickets are sold for the event. Prices are inclusive of tax. Information as follows:

  • the SS seats – ¥7,800
  • the S seats – ¥5,800
  • the A seats – ¥3,800

Lastly, an official site for the event can be seen here.

Angelique series

Harukanaru Toki no Naka de series

Kin’iro no Corda series

Neo Angelique series

Love φ Summit


Neoromance Starlight ♥ Christmas

It is an special event for Christmas that will be held for 2 days, beginning on December 19th util the 20th. Venue for the event would be the Pacifico Yokohama National Convention Hall with Hajime Kuon being the emcee. The list of (confirmed) people attending are as follows. More people might be attending though, more news as they come! The list will be updated accordingly.

October 10th update: Toshihiko Seki attending on the first day.

Cast

  • Day 1 (December 19th)

Angelique

  1. Ken’yuu Horiuchi [as Oscar]
  2. Toshiyuki Morikawa [as Ernst]
  3. Toshihiko Seki [as Luva]

Harukanaru Toki no Naka de

  1. Kazuhiko Inoue [as Kazahaya]
  2. Soichirou Hoshi [as Futsuhiko]

Kin’iro no Corda

  1. Kentarou Itou [as Ryoutarou Tsuchiura]
  2. Daisuke Kisho [as Azuma Yunoki]

Neo Angelique

  1. Hiroki Takahashi [as Rayne]
  2. Daisuke Hirakawa [as Bernard]
  3. Ryouhei Kimura [as Roche]
  •  Day 2 (December 20th)

Angelique

  1. Ken’yuu Horiuchi [as Oscar]
  2. Toshiyuki Morikawa [as Ernst]
  3. Daisuke Namikawa [as Hewye]

Harukanaru Toki no Naka de

  1. Kazuhiko Inoue [as Kazahaya]
  2. Soichirou Hoshi [as Futsuhiko]

Kin’iro no Corda

  1. Kentarou Itou [as Ryoutarou Tsuchiura]
  2. Satoshi Hino [as Kiriya Etou]

Neo Angelique

  1. Hiroki Takahashi [as Rayne]
  2. Ryouhei Kimura [as Roche]
  3. Taiten Kusunoki [as Mathias]

The lobby would be opened at 11am, for those whom are attending during the day, doors are opened at 1pm with the actual event beginning a half hour later at 1.30pm. Those attending during the night, doors are opened at 5.30pm and actual event starting at 6pm.  

There are 3 types of ticket:

  • the SS seats – ¥7,800
  • the S seats – ¥5,800
  • the A seats – ¥3,800

Notes: Prices are tax included. Only the A seats are for general sale, the SS and S seats are sold by Gamecity. It’s exclusively for those who are in Gamecity’s Neoromance Fanclub only.

The official website for the event can be found here.


Kin’iro no Corda 2f (forte) Encore -graduation-

The product information regarding this CD has finally been updated. For those whom are unclear about this, please refer to this post before reading any further.

The limited pressing of the CD has a commemorative Seisou Gakuin Graduation 3-piece case.

-graduation- is a variety CD that consists of 2 separate CDs. Tracklist is as follows.

Disc 1 -Oro
1. Sotsugyou ~for you~ Song by Kazuki Hihara [voiced by Masakazu Morita]
2. Trio: The Presentation Part 1
3. Tenka Muteki!? 3B ga Zanru! (Part 1)
4. Trio: The Presentation Part 2
5-15. 同曲対決 ~夕暮れのカプリチョーソ~
 15. Overture Song by Ren Tsukimori, Ryoutarou Tsuchiura, Keiichi Shimizu, Kazuki Hihara, Azuma Yunoki, Hiroto Kanazawa, Shinobu Ousaki [voiced by Kishou Taniyama, Kentarou Itou, Jun Fukuyama, Masakazu Morita, Daisuke Kishio, Hideo Ishikawa and Katsuyuki Konishi]
17. Graduation: for you (Instrumental)

Disc 2 -Argento-
1. Twilight Rondo Song and Violin by Ren Tsukimori and Satoshi Hino (voiced and violin performance by Kishou Taniyama and Koichirou Muroya for Tsukimori and Satoshi Hino and Shouhei Yoshida for Etou]
2. Tenka Muteki!? 3B ga Zanru (Part 2)
3. Fine Days ~Ashita wa Hare!~ Song by Hiroto Kanazawa, Shouko Fuyu’umi, Nami Amou [voiced by Hideo Ishikawa, Akemi Satou and Yuki Masuda]
4. Trio: The Presentation Part 3
5-8. Sotsugyou no Mae ni…
9. Hallelujah Song by Keiichi Shimizu, Kazuki Hihara, Azuma Yunoki, Hiroto Kanazawa, Shinobu Ousaki [voiced by Jun Fukuyama, Masakazu Morita, Daisuke Kishio, Hideo Ishikawa, Katsuyuki Konishi]
10. Skywalker Song by Akihiko Kira [voiced by Yuuya Uchida]
11. Twilight Rondo (Instrumental)
12. Skywalker (Instrumental)

Cast
Kishou Taniyama
as Ren Tsukimori
Kentarou Itou
as Ryoutarou Tsuchiura
Jun Fukuyama as Keiichi Shimizu
Masakazu Morita as Kazuki Hihara
Daisuke Kishio as Azuma Yunoki
Mamoru Miyano as Aoi Kaji
Satoshi Hino
as Kiriya Etou
Hideo Ishikawa as Hiroto Kanazawa
Katsuyuki Konishi
as Shinobu Ousaki
Yuuya Uchida as Akihiko Kira
and others


Kin’iro no Corda 3 PV released!

Hi there! I know I just hate to say that I would not want to see the new spin-off of the Kin’iro no Corda franchise, here’s a PV for the upcoming Kin’iro no Corda 3 released by Famitsu in their Youtube channel!

The PV says that the setting will be 8 years after the original series. So please watch out more updates as they come!


Kin’iro no Corda 3 officially announced!

Yes, it has been officially confirmed that Kin’iro no Corda 3 is set to be released in Spring 2010 for both the Playstation Portable and Playstation 2 console.

There will be released in 2 editions, a Treasure and Premium respectively. The retail price would be ¥5,800, (¥6,090 including taxes). Further information as they come~ I’ve omitted some things until they could be officially confirmed.

You can find the official website for Corda 3 here!

Mari


Corda’s Primo Passo re-broadcast!

Hi there! Kin’iro no Corda’s TV series, ~primo passo~ will be re-broadcasted in Tokyo MX every Friday at 11.00pm (according to the Japan Standard Time)!

Any fans that has watched the TV special ~secondo passo~ will be able to re-watch the TV series!

That’s all for now~


Neoromance Honey series – Part 1

Hi guys, it’s Amaya again! Here, I’m going to talk about Koei’s Neoromance Honey series, the Neoromance franchise’s best album for 4 of its series, Angelique, Harukanaru Toki no Naka de, Kin’iro no Corda and Neo Angelique.

There will be four CDs released separately and simultaneously in the same day, September 16, 2009. Each CD contains a mixture of character songs from all the 4 series of the franchise.

The first CD which was titled as, Neoromance Honey ~Doki Doki Shitai Toki ni~ has 13 tracks as well as a booklet containing messages from Tomokazu Sugita and Naozumi Takahashi. The catalogue number for this CD is KECH-1505.

The tracklist is as follows:

  • Arashi ni Nare Hikari ni Nare – Inori [voiced by Naozumi Takahashi] from Harukanaru Toki no Naka de
  • Kono Te de Hanasanai – Randy [voiced by Nobutoshi Canna] from Angelique
  • After The Rain – Shinobu Ousaki [voiced by Katsuyuki Konishi] from Kin’iro no Corda 2
  • Yakusoku – Victor [voiced by Fumihiko Tachiki] from Angelique
  • Crazy Beat – Rein [voiced by Hiroki Takahashi] from Neo Angelique
  • Kiss Shite Ii? – Mel [voiced by Yumi Touma] from Angelique
  • Shura yo Aka’karashi no Utage Tonare – Taira no Tomomori [voiced by Kenji Hamada] from Harukanaru Toki no Naka de 3
  • Hoshi no Yubiwa – Timca [voiced by Atsushi Kisaichi] from Angelique
  • Emergency – Jet [voiced by Yuuichi Nakamura] from Neo Angelique
  • Glamorous Venus – Oscar [voiced by Kenyuu Horiuchi] from Angelique
  • I Can Make It – Kiriya Etou [voiced by Satoshi Hino] from Kin’iro no Corda 2: Forte
  • Hatsu Arashi no Gen’un wo Omae to – Katsuzane Tairano [voiced by Tomokazu Seki] from Harukanaru Toki no Naka de 2
  • Mou, Sayonara wa Iwasenai ~Faith of Love~ – Ariolus [voiced by Ken Narita] from Angelique

Here’s the cover taken from here.

Neoromance Honey series: Doki Doki Shitai Toki ni

じゃあ、またね~