Yoko Hikasa announced her new single EX:FUTURIZE with tie-up as the opening theme for upcoming anime Z/X IGNITION. Its her 4th solo single and comes on two editions. Single EX:FUTURIZE is scheduled for release on February 12th 2014 – more details and trailer video for anime Z/X IGNITION follow…
Anime voice actress and singer Yoko Hikasa (Mio K-ON!) debuted as a solo artist with single Utsukushiki zankoku na sekai (美しき残酷な世界)(2013.05.08) featured as the first ending theme for popular anime Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin). Currently she is voicing lead character Houki Shinonono (Infinite Stratos 2) and she will be voicing Jeanne “Kaguya” d’Arc in upcoming anime Nobunaga the Fool.
Anime Z/X IGNITION is adapted from card game Z/X Zillions of Enemy X (also adapted as PS3 game and manga series). In the future five portals to parallel worlds appear suddenly and strange creatures begin to invade earth. The five portals are gateways to five different timelines. The invading forces battle each other to ensure their timeline is the one that survives. The key (of course) is a card-shaped device.
The anime begins airing in Japan January 9th 2014 (more details at official website – link below). Availability outside of Japan not yet announced.
The anime’s ending theme, Monochrome Overdrive, is the debut solo single from rookie voice actress Yurika Endo (19). She’s also voicing supporting character Aina Mikage in the anime with only her 3rd voice acting credit (more details).
Yoko Hikasa’s 4th solo single EX:IGNITION comes on two editions,
– Limited with DVD planned to include music video for title track. Includes 8-page booklet, OPCD original ‘Kamiyugi Ayase’ EVENT card (x2), deluxe sleeve packaging.
– Regular CD-only.
Most stores will add bonus photo (varies by store) with either edition purchased (while supplies last).
Jacket covers, full track list, and more will be announced, come back to Comtrya Sugoi for updates. Watch the trailer video for anime Z/X IGNITION after the release details.
|Limited [CD+DVD] (¥1800)
||Regular [CD] (¥1200)
1. EX:FUTURIZE (music video