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New Segment! Idol Time – Arisa Komiya

We’re kicking off a new segment today, one that we’re all excited about at Japandaman HQ, we present Idol Time! This is where we take a look at the many idols that pop up in Japan and are known for being voice actors, screen/TV actors, models or performers, in general. And we thought we’d kick off the segment by featuring Arisa Komiya. Arisa started as a model and then venturing into the world of voice acting, landing the coveted role of Dia Kurosawa in Love Live! Sunshine!!


Gantz: O Actress & Gravure Idol Team Up For Cosplay Shoot

Just ahead of the launch for the 3DCG movie Gantz: O, Japanese publication Young Jump issue 46 have released the fruits of a recent cosplay photoshoot. The shoot was with M.A.O. who’s the voice of Anzu Yamazaki and Ayana Takeda, a gravure idol, who features in the trademark black suits as seen in the series.

Ayana Takeda
Jump magazine cover