OLDCODEX announced their 3rd-mini album (pledge) that includes the opening theme song for anime Q Transformers Mystery of Convoy. Unit member Suzuki Tatsuhisa (鈴木達央) voices character Lockdown in the new anime adaption for the Transformers franchise. The new mini-album comes on one CD-only edition scheduled for release April 1st 2015. Read on for more early release details.
Most recently OLDCODEX released 9th single Dried Up Youthful Fame on July 30th 2014. The single’s featured as the opening theme for the second season of anime Free! plus member Suzuki Tatsuhisa (Vo) contiunes in the roll of key character Tashibana Makoto. OLDCODEX also provided the opening theme for the first season the anime Free! – Iwatobi Swim Club with their 7th single Rage on (2013.07.17).
Rock group OLDCODEX formed in 2009 with a unique combination of singer/voice actor Suzuki Tatsuhisa who goes by Ta_2 in the band and artist/painter YORKE who now provides lyrics for most of the songs. The band originally included sound producer R.O.N. who left the group in 2012.
Anime adaption Q Transformers Mystery of Convoy is inspired by the 1986 game that’s been updated by DLE studio as smartphone game app Q Transformers Kaetekitta Convoy no Nazo. The original game was notorious for being impossible to win and both the new game and anime feature super-deformed “Q Transformers”.
An accompanying toy line, game, and the anime are all part of 35th anniversary of the Choro-Q toy car line and 30th anniversary of the Transformers toy robot line. The game app has been available since August 7th 2014 and the anime will start airing in January 6th 2015 on Tokyo MX.
Release details are still limited on OLDCODEX’s 3rd mini-album which will feature 6 tracks including the anime opening theme. Title song, full track list, and more details coming!
Trailer video for the game app Q Transformers after the release details.