Tag: Super Sonico

Super Sonico and First Astronomical Velocity unleash the Complete Collection

Super Sonico and her band First Astronomical Velocity will release a giant-size (could it be anything else?) 8-disc music collection at Comiket, starting August 11, 2017. The “First Astronomical Velocity – Complete Collection” box set features 76 songs assembled from the international icon’s various group and solo releases, plus new arrangements and a DVD of …

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Super Sonico teases wedding bells in Kamu Kamu Wedding music video

Nitroplus has released a teaser video featuring Super Sonico in the wedding dress revealed last October in commemoration of the game company mascot’s 10th Anniversary. In a new song penned by Sonico herself, “Kamu Kamu Wedding”, she imagines married life as she takes her first steps toward adulthood. Super Sonico debuted in 2006 as the …

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Super Sonico Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Special Website and Announcements

Nitroplus mascot Super Sonico celebrated her 10th Anniversary in Japan this week with several announcements and a special website. In her first decade of representing the successful video game company, Super Sonico has been portrayed as a fashion model, university student, and aspiring musician (with her band FAV – First Astronomical Velocity). The theme of …

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Super Sonico 10th Anniversary Book to be released in December

Super Sonico, the world-famous Nitroplus mascot, will receive a 10th Anniversary tribute book from Japanese publisher Kadokawa. The 256-page deluxe collection of images will chronicle her career as gravure model and musician (with band First Astronomical Velocity) since her debut in October 2006. The book also includes a double-sided poster. Release date: 12/20/2016 Item info …

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Super Sonico releases limited-time Valentine’s Day wallpaper

Nitroplus mascot Super Sonico has released a special edition downloadable image set for Valentine’s Day. The brightly-colored image from Super Sonico wishes her fans a “Happy Valentine’s Day” and is available in various sizes for PCs and smartphones. The special wallpaper from regular Super Sonico illustrator Tsuji Santa is available for a limited time only …

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JAST USA announces SoniComi Collector’s Edition

Nitroplus mascot Super Sonico is exploding in popularity this year as her 10th anniversary approaches. Following closely after the announcement of the international music release of First Astronomical Velocity’s albums and Sonico’s appearance in the PS4 game Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel, JAST USA has announced the release of the popular PC game SoniComi (Communication …

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Super Sonico’s Christmas song now streaming worldwide

Super Sonico’s band First Astronomical Velocity’s Christmas song “Very Merry” is now streaming worldwide on Spotify and Google Play The uplifting song from the album Love & Peace Plus starts with the world-famous Nitroplus character mascot wishing fans “Happy Christmas” in English. With lyrics by Super Sonico and arrangement by Swinging Popsicle’s Hironobu Hirata, “Very …

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Super Sonico’s band First Astronomical Velocity gets international release

Super Sonico’s band First Astronomical Velocity will release their albums on all international digital platforms in December. The world-famous Nitroplus mascot debuted in 2006 at the Japanese game company’s annual music concert Nitro Super Sonic, and more activities are planned leading up the celebration of her 10th anniversary next year. First Astronomical Velocity (also known …

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Sentai Filmworks announces Jessica Nigri for Super Sonico The Animation English cast

Sentai Filmworks has cast cosplayer and Sonico enthusiast Jessica Nigri as the title character in the English dub of SoniAni: Super Sonico The Animation, due for BD/DVD release in May. Check out the promo video and Nigri’s Sonico cosplay below:

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Sonico The Animation teaser video

Pony Canyon’s Anime Channel revealed a new teaser video for Sonico the Animation’s opening theme song. Nitroplus mascot character Super Sonico and her band Daiichi Uchuu Sokudo will star in the new anime coming out next year. Watch the sonico The Animation preview video:

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