Announced over the weekend, much information regarding the event has been released again!

Visual Art’s is celebrating it’s 20th anniversary this year with a bang!

As previously reported, famous visual novel publishing company Visual Art’s is celebrating it’s 20th anniversary this year. Along with it’s various activities and promotions, Visual Art’s is holding it’s massive celebration event at Yokohama Arena on the 29th of July 2012. This live concert features the many vocal talents from it’s subsidiaries I’ve Sound and Key Sound Label including Mami Kawada, KOTOKO, Lia, LiSA and euphonius.

Read our previous reports here:

As reported earlier, the mascots of the event has been put up for naming by fans, as well as the voice actresses of the characters. The verdict is out!

 

The voice actress of Shion is non other then famous voice actress Tomoe Tamiyasu! Also responsible for enchanting voices of Rin Natsume and the original voice actress of Sasami Sasegawa and Riki Naoe from the game Little Busters!, Tomoe Tamiyasu has always been a crowd favourite in many Visual Art’s and Key events for her energy and adorable voice!

 

Shion’s twin counterpart Kanon is voiced by yet another prominent voice actress, Keiko Suzuki! Known for her multiple roles in VA Key works including Yumemi from planetarian ~reverie of a little planet~, Haruka Saigusa/Kanata Futaki from Little Busters!, she is also known for her latest work as Shizuru Koibana from Key’s latest games Rewrite! This addition is sure to captivate more audiences as well!

Readers may look at the official announcement page here.

Last Friday, the event official website updated the entire list of live goods to savour for!

VA20th Anniversary Event Official Goods

Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival
Official Phamplet (With 2 CDs)

Price: 3 500 yen (with tax)

This official phamplet of the event does not only offer the chronology of Visual Art’s 20 years of history, it also features full coloured pages of illustrations with their signatures, not forgetting information regarding all performing artistes in the live! Much more content are available within!

With this phamplet, there is no doubt this event will be a fun one!
※B4 Size、36 pages

 

Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival
Original Tee shirt (Kanon・Shion ver.)

Price: 2 000 yen (with tax)

A shirt featuring the two mascots of Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival 「Kanon」 and 「Shion」.
Let’s wear this T-shirt and enjoy the 5 hour live together!
※Sizes: S・L・XL

 

Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival
Original Tee shirt (Little Busters! ver.)

Price: 2 000 yen (with tax)

An original shirt printed with art specially drawn for Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival featuring 「Rin」 and 「Komari」 from the game 「Little Busters!」.
Fire up the spirit of the festival with a taste of Japanese style T-shirts!
※Sizes: S・L・XL

Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival
Original Tee shirt (Limited Sales after Event Live)

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Price: 2 000 yen (with tax)

A T-shirt only available exclusive after the live, please do purchase it!
※Sizes: S・L・XL

 

Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival
Original Muffler Towel (20th Logo ver.)

Price: 2 000 yen (with tax)

An original muffler towel featuring the adorable designs of the Visual Art’s Big Thanks official logo, please leave it to the towel and sweat it out this summer!
※Size:1050mm×220mm

 

Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival
Original Muffler Towel (Rewrite ver.)

Price: 2 000 yen (with tax)

An original muffler towel printed with art specially drawn for Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival featuring 「Kotori」 and 「Shizuru 」 from the game 「Rewrite」. Feel cool while wearing this refreshing blue and white design towel!
※Size:1050mm×220mm

 

Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival
Original Wrist Band

Price: 1 000yen (with tax)

Embroidered with the official logo of Visual Art’s 20th Anniversary, there shouldn’t be any worries about sweat during the 5 hour live!?

 

Original Pin Badge Set (Visual Art’s Logo ・ 20th Anniversary Logo ver.)

Price: 1 500yen (with tax)

On sale are pin sets containing Visual Art’s and 20th Anniversary logo pins!

 

KSL Original Cyalume Pouch

Price: 2 500yen (with tax)

A cyalume pouch printed with art specially drawn for Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival featuring 「Shizuru」 from the game 「Rewrite」.
Capable of holding 8 sticks of chemical light sticks.
※This product does not include chemical light sticks.

Big Nendroid Plushie (Kanon ver.)

Price: 30 000yen (with tax)

A huge plushie featuring the mascot of Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival 「Kanon」!
Bring home a giant size Kanon!

 

Big Nendroid Plushie (Shion ver.)

Price: 30 000yen (with tax)

A huge plushie featuring the mascot of Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival 「Shion」!
Bring home a giant size Shion!

 

Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival
Original Messenger Bag

Price:7 500yen  (with tax)

An original messenger bag printed using the mascots of Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival. The front cover of the bag is also inter-changeable. A possibility of new products to come!?
Size: H270×W300×D160mm

Nyatsume Brothers

Price: 2 000yen (with tax)

Released in visualstyle,Nyatsume Brothers have finally been decided for book form!
164 pages in full colour, the book will contain content from 「visualstyle」 and 「Web Visit version」!
Furthermore, as a bonus, the book comes along with Mini Mini figures of the Nyatsume Brothers!!

 

Visual Art’s 20th Anniversary Remixes

Price: 3 000yen (with tax)

To commemorate Visual Art’s 20th Anniversary, it’s history and birth, it’s many many masterpieces along the way, collaborations and networks,  the world’s forerunners of the most current creators from every scene gather to create a transformation of dance music that everyone will be talking about!

In addition, the works included in these 2 discs are definitive versions of music composed based on those from Key and other music under the wings of Visual Art’s 20 years, specially for Visual Art’s x Dance Music!!

KEYNOTE -Key Sounds Remix Album- / Soshi Hosoi

Price: 2 000yen (with tax)

An evolutionary break ball remix album produced by Soshi Hosoi (hosplug).
A new sound born from the colourful works of Key.
Also includes a newly written song by a collaboration between Shinji Orito and Soshi Hosoi!

 

Silver Accessories

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Price: 14 500yen (with tax)

Accessories engraved with Kotori from 『Rewrite』. By wearing it in a certain method, choker and bracelet can be used together.
A chance to look cool and classy!

 

Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival Cyalume Sticks (Ultra Orange)

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Price: 200 yen (with tax)

Chemical light bearing the logo of Visual Art’s Big Thanks Festival.  1 stick of Ultra Orange will be sold at a time.

 

Original Shopping Bag

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Price: 500 yen (with tax)

Original shopping bag to be printed with design.
※Black and Dark Blue are available.
※On the day itself, shopping bags will not be provided. Please bring a shopping bag in advance, or purchase a shopping bag.

Goods will be available from 10am while the formation of queues will commence from 9am on the day itself!

Although the sales of goods might commence ahead of schedule, the timing for formation of queues will not be changed, thus visitors are advised to come at the specified timing. Holders of tickets would not determine priority in queue as customers without a live ticket will also be allowed to purchase goods without a ticket.

Readers may visit the official goods release page here.

 

VA20th Anniversary Event Special Talk Shows

Held at the event, the following interesting talk shows will be going on during the event proceedings!

◆Visual Art’s Seiyuu Talk Show ~We’re blunt because it’s the 20th Anniversary Special~

Start timing:     Scheduled for 10:30~12:30
MC:     Keiko Suzuki, Tomoe Tamiyasu
Event description: Guest seiyuus from VA works such as Yoshitomo Tanaka, Kumiko Okugawa and Ryoko Tezuka talk about the unknown side of VAworks!?
Listen to their talks to your heart’s content at this recording time.

◆Kine-book Presentation & Popular Writers Talk Show

Start timing:     Scheduled for 14:30~15:30
Guest:     Ichiro Sakaki, Hideyuki Niki, Yu Miyamura, Tenhime Ame (In no particular order)
Event description:     First unveiling of “Kine-book”, a new presentation of traditional Kinetic Novel storytelling! Also, MCfor the talk will be conducted by Miyu Inoue, featuring a host of popular and prominent writers!!

 

Exhibition area will be open to the public from 10am to 1pm. Live ticket holders are allowed to enter the exhibition area from 10am to 1pm as well as 2pm to 8pm!

Readers may read about the exhibition and view the floor map here.

As reported earlier as well, SGCafe will be covering the event on site! Please look out for the full report after the event!

Source: VA20 Official Website

All image and property copyright belong to Visual Art’s

 

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