White Album 2 interviews / news

This section is dedicated to the translation of White Album 2 interviews. A miscellaneous category, dealing with various topics of interest, comes afterwards in Part Two. All translations belong to us.

For further reference, the Japanese scripts and their line by line English translation will be available soon.


1. Interviews:

1.1 4Gamer interview with Maruto and Nakamura: An interview with scenario writer Fumiaki Maruto and lead artist Takeshi Nakamura about their intentions. Everything from the development of the project to the thoughts and feelings they poured into the game.

1.2 Special Interview with Shimokawa: Interview with Naoya Shimokawa celebrating the broadcast of the White Album 2 anime series.
* Naoya Shimokawa is the president and CEO of the game company Aquaplus, as well as the founder of the music label FIX Records. He also acts as composer and producer for the White Album 2 music.

1.3 Playstation interview with Yonezawa and Nabatame: An interview with the main voice actresses Madoka Yonezawa and Hitomi Nabatame. Their thoughts about the game, as well as the auditions and their costars.

1.4 Dengeki Playstation interview with Maruto and Nakamura: Interview with WA2’s scenario writer and lead artist—the themes they wanted to depict, their opinion on the main heroines and the production of the game.

1.5 First special Interview with Mizushima, Yonezawa, and Nabatame: First interview questions and answers posted on the White album 2 official website, asking the game’s main cast.

1.6 Second special interview with Ando, Maruto and Shimokawa: Second special interview posted on the WA2 official website, asking the anime’s director, scenario writer and music producer.

1.7 Third special interview with Uehara: Third and last special interview posted on the WA2 official website, speaking with singer Rena Uehara.

1.8 Interview with Uehara: Discussion with Rena Uehara about her main WA2 songs: Todokanai Koi, Sayonara no Koto and Closing.

1.9 Interview with Shimokawa: Detailed conversation with Shimokawa about the White Album 2 PS3 game.


2. Miscellaneous:

2.1 Interview with Yonezawa: Interview dedicated to Setsuna’s voice actress singing career.

2.2 Marriages of Hitomi Nabatame and Madoka Yonezawa: What the main WA2 voice actresses say about their respective husbands in real life.

2.3 White Album 2 character description: A description of each one of the heroines provided by the author of the series, Maruto Fumiaki.



Links:

1. Interviews

1.1 Interview with Maruto Fumiaki and Nakamura Takeshi.

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4

1.2 Interview with Naoya Shimokawa.

Link

1.3 Interview with Madoka Yonezawa and Hitomi Nabatame.

Part 1

Part 2

1.4 Interview with Maruto Fumiaki and Nakamura Takeshi.

Part 1

Part 2

1.5 Interview with Takahiro Mizushima, Madoka Yonezawa, and Hitomi Nabatame.

Link

1.6 Interview with Masaomi Ando, Fumiaki Maruto and Naoya Shimokawa.

Part 1

Part 2

1.7 Interview with Rena Uehara.

Link

1.8 Interview with Rena Uehara.

Part 1

Part 2

1.9 Interview with Naoya Shimokawa.

Part 1

Part 2


2. Miscellaneous

2.1 Interview with Madoka Yonezawa.

Part 1

Part 2

2.2 Marriages of Hitomi Nabatame and Madoka Yonezawa.

Nabatame

Yonezawa

2.3 WA2 character description.

Link



Translation approximate dates:

WA2 interviews:
– Maruto Fumiaki and Nakamura Takeshi: June 15, 2019. 100% completed
– Naoya Shimokawa: June 20, 2019. 100% completed
– Madoka Yonezawa and Hitomi Nabatame: June 25, 2019. 100% completed
– Maruto Fumiaki and Nakamura Takeshi: June 30, 2019. 100% completed
– Takahiro Mizushima, Madoka Yonezawa, and Hitomi Nabatame: July 5, 2019. 100% completed
– Masaomi Ando, Fumiaki Maruto and Naoya Shimokawa: July 10, 2019. 100% completed
– Rena Uehara: July 15, 2019. 100% completed
– Rena Uehara: August 5, 2019. 100% completed
– Naoya Shimokawa: August 15, 2019. 100% completed

Miscellaneous:
– Madoka Yonezawa: July 30, 2019. 100% completed
– Madoka Yonezawa and Hitomi Nabatame: August 10, 2019. 100% completed
– Maruto Fumiaki: August 20, 2019. 100% completed