EGOIST is about to release new single Reloaded (リローデッド) that includes the three theme songs for the Project Itoh anime films. Preview music videos for each song – Reloaded, Door, and Ghost of a smile all revealed. Their 6th single Reloaded comes on two editions hitting stores November 11th 2015.
The music videos were filmed during their EGOIST showcase*003 createrecreate held August 23rd 2015 at CLUB CITTA Kanagawa.
The performance featured a virtual singer designed by redjuice that’s also featured on the single’s jacket covers and other promotional materials.
The three anime films are based on works by the late novelist Project Itoh. The 1st film Empire of Corpses (Shisha no Teikoku, 屍者の帝国) premiered October 2nd 2015 with theme song Door. The 3rd film Harmony (theme Ghost of a smile) originally planned for December 4th has been moved up to premiere November 13th 2015.
The 2nd film Genocidal Organ (Gyakusatsu Kikan, 虐殺器官) with theme Reloaded was scheduled to premiere November 13th but has been delayed with no release date yet announced. The producing studio Manglobe filed for bankruptcy on September 29th 2015.
Unit EGOIST consists of the talented composer/producer ryo (supercell) with vocals provided by chelly. Originally formed for anime Guilty Crown providing the anime’s two ending themes, their next three singles Namae no nai Kaibutsu (2012.12.05), All Alone With You (2013.03.06), and most recent Fallen (2014.11.19) are featured as ending themes for anime PSYCHO-PASS.
Their 6th single Reloaded comes on two editions. Most stores offer purchase bonus that varies by store – animate (clear file), Gamers (B2 poster), Tsutaya (bookmark), Tower Records (sticker), Toranoana (photo), others (release poster, sample),
Preview music videos and trailers for the three films featuring the theme songs all after the release details
Ghost of a smile
Empire of Corpses