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Maon Kurosaki (黒崎真音) updated the release details for single Rakuen no Tsubasa (楽園の翼) – jacket covers, full track list, and audio previews all unveiled. Her 7th single has tie-up as the opening theme for new anime Grisaia no Kajitsu, Le Fruit de la Grisaia (グリザイアの果実). Single Rakuen no Tsubasa hits stores October 15th 2014 – updated details and audio PVs follow…

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Nana Mizuki revealed details for new single Kindan no Resistance (禁断のレジスタンス) – full track list, jacket cover, and more unveiled. Her 30th single has tie-up as the opening theme for upcoming anime CROSS ANGE: Tenshi to Ryu no Rondo. The single’s coupling track BLUE also gets a tie-up as the ending theme for Space Battleship Yamato 2199 theatrical compilation version. Single Kindan no Resistance comes on one CD-only edition hitting stores October 15th 2014 – updated details and anime PV follow..

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Kalafina revealed the early details for new single believe with tie-up as the ending theme for upcoming anime Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works. Their 16th single believe comes on four editions scheduled for release on November 19th 2014 – read on for more details and new anime trailer with English subtitles…

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AKB48 announced their 38th single (untitled) at the end of their Janken Taikai (Rock-Paper-Scissors Tournament) held September 18th 2014. The 16 senbatsu members were revealed for the first time with co-centers Watanabe Mayu and Miyawaki Sakura (first time center position). The single comes on 4 pairs of editions scheduled for release on November 26th 2014 – read on for more details….

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Uesaka Sumire revealed details for new single Enma Daio ni Kiite Goran (閻魔大王に訊いてごらん) with tie-up as the ending theme for OAD episodes of anime Hozuki no Reitetsu. Uesake Sumire also continues in the supporting roll of Peach Maki in the dark-comedy anime. Single Enma Daio ni Kiite Goran has music by Iwahashi Seima (岩橋星実) (Elements Garden) and comes on three editions releasing December 10th 2014 – more early details and new anime trailer follow…

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