Hitomi Harada (原田ひとみ) revealed more details for single Schwarzer Bogen – jacket covers, coupling tracks, and more unveiled. Her 8th single has tie-up as ED for anime Lord Marksman and Vanadis (Madan no O to Vanadis,魔弾の王と戦姫). She also voices supporting character Valentina in the action-fantasy anime. Single Schwarzer Bogen comes on two editions hitting stores November 26th 2014 – more details and PV follow.

~ PV revealed ~

The new single includes coupling track theme song for smartphone game Bladedance of Elementalers ~ DayDreamDuel ~. Plus additional coupling tracks that differs on each edition.

Singer and voice actor Hitomi Harada released her 7th single Kyoumei no True Force (共鳴のTrue Force) on July 23rd 2014. The single has tie-up as then opening theme for anime BladeDance of Elementalers.

Anime Lord Marksman and Vanadis (Madan no O to Vanadis), adapted from light novel series by Kawaguchi Tsukasa, follows “Vanadis” – beautiful girls who ride into battle with weapons received from dragons. Seven territories are each ruled and protected by a Vandais. The story begins as a young noble from a neighboring kingdom named Tigrevurmund “Tigre” encounters Vanadis Eleonora. After being defeated in a fierce battle Tigre instead of being killed is taken prisoner.


Produced by Satelight, the anime features a strong voice cast with Haruka Tomatsu in the lead roll of Eleonora “Ellen” Viltaria and Ishikawa Kaito as Tigrevurmund. Supporting rolls include Uesaka Sumire (Titta) and Hitomi Harada (Valentina). Broadcast started October 4th 2014 on Tokyo MX and MBS TV in Japan. Outside of Japan providers Crunchyroll simulcasts to selected territories and Funimation.com covers North America.

The anime’s opening theme is provided by Konomi Suzuki with her 7th single Ginsen no Kaze (銀閃の風).

Single Schwarzer Bogen comes on two editions (details subject to change). Limited and Regular editions include different coupling track. Most stores offer a photo with printed message – photo and message varies by store, while supplies last.

Anime preview featuring opening theme song and trailer for smart phone game Bladedance of Elementals ~ DayDreamDuel ~ featuring its theme song both after the release details.

Hitomi HaradaSchwarzer Bogen – release date November 26th 2014

Limited [CD+DVD] (¥1700)
Regular [CD] (¥1200)
1. Schwarzer Bogen (ED Madan no O to Vanadis)
2. main coupling (theme Seirei Tsukai no Kenbu ~ DayDreamDuel ~ )
3. Maware! Setsugekka (metal ver.)  (tentative)
4. Schwarzer Bogen (off vocal)
5. main coupling (off vocal)
1. Schwarzer Bogen (music video)
2. making-of music video documentary
1. Schwarzer Bogen
2. main coupling 
3. Frist Kiss (tentative)
4. Schwarzer Bogen (off vocal)
5. main coupling (off vocal)




Hitomi Harada Official website

Madan no O to Vanadis official site

Bladedance DayDreamDuel game site