Welcome to this week's Movie/Music news roundup, containing new Japanese and Hong Kong Video and Music releases from this week listed at Play-Asia.com.

Think of summer, think of Ayumi Hamasaki. The Queen of Jpop makes the blaze from the summer sun even hotter with her A Summer Best. Disc one of this twin CD album contains her energetic beats such as Blue Bird, 1st July and Greatful Days. These are all dance beats that fit a beach party.

However, summer isn't all about parties, the songs in disc two such as Hanabi, Monochrome and FarAway are more emotional. Besides her existing hits, the Best Album also comes with You & Me, the theme song of her Hotel Love Songs concert tour.

The DVD that comes in the 2CD+DVD Edition contains clips of her songs. Some of them are live performances filmed in exotic locations and some of them are exclusive to this package. Also, be sure to watch her You & Me video clip.

Hakuouki Reimeiroku is the prequel to the Hakuouki main story. Kurosaki Maon, the singer behind all the endings in ...[more]

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