~ full track list updated 6/14 ~

Popular voice actress/singer Minori Chihara has exposed the jacket cover for her new single “ZONE//ALONE” and revealed a preview music video. The single will be featured as the opening theme for Summer anime Horizon in the Middle of Nowhere II (Kyokaisenjo no Horizon II). Minori will also reprise her roll of Horizon Ariadust from the first season of the anime. The single is due to hit stores on July 11th. Updated details and preview video follow.

The anime Horizon in the Middle of Nowhere is set in the future with Japan divided into feudal territories that have been conquered by foreign countries. A flying city-ship Mushashi holds what remains of Japanese and is being forced into war to keep its people safe.


You can watch the first season of the anime on Crunchyroll (check out our simulcast updates page or browse all articles on Horizon in the Middle of Nowhere with episode summary posts). Hopefully Crunchyroll will be able to stream season two of this anime that begins airing July 2012.

Besides voicing one of the main characters in season one of the anime Minori also provided the first season’s opening theme with her single “TERMINATED”.

Previously posted early release information here on “ZONE//ALONE” announced the single will come in one edition, a Regular CD-only. Track list hasn’t been officially revealed but the single should come with atleast three tracks. Check back to Comtrya Sugoi for updates

Preview music video and preview for the anime follows below…

Minori Chihara – “ZONE//ALONE” – release date July 11th 2012

Regular [CD] (¥1300) 
2. Shakunetsu PARADISE
3. Forever Memories

Minori Chihara – ZONE//ALONE – release date July 11th 2012

Horizon on the MIddle of Nowhere II – airing July 2012

Horizon in the Middle of Nowhere Official website

Minori Chihara Official website