Macross Delta's 2nd Walküre Album Ranks #3 With 55,743 Copies
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Walküre Trap!, the second album of the Macross Delta anime's in-story idol unit Walküre, ranked #3 on the Oricon Album charts for the September 26-October 2 week. It sold 55,743 copies after shipping on September 28.
The album features 12 tracks, including the songs "Zettai Reido θ Novatick" and "Hametsu no Junjō" from the unit's second single. It also includes an early ticket application form for the idol group's second major live concert on January 28.
Walküre Attack!, the group's debut album, sold 77,527 copies to rank #2 in its first week. It shipped on July 6.
Flying Dog is streaming a preview for the Walküre Trap! album.
"Ichido Dake no Koi Nara/Run ga Pikatto Hikattara," the group's first single, debuted at #3 on the Oricon singles chart for the May 9-15 week. It sold 35,839 copies after shipping on May 11. The group's second single, "Zettai Reido θ Novatick/Hametsu no Junjō," shipped on August 10.
Walküre is composed of five members, including 15-year-old JUNNA, who is the singing voice of lead vocalist Mikumo Guynemer. (Ami Koshimizu voices the character's speaking voice.) JUNNA is the youngest major singer in a Macross anime project thus far. The other singers in Walküre are also voice-acting their respective characters: Minori Suzuki as Freyja Wion, Kiyono Yasuno as Kaname Buccaneer, Nozomi Nishida as Makina Nakajima, and Nao Tōyama as Reina Prowler.