Yet another title announced as part of Crunchyroll’s epic Fall Rollout special a few days back, here’s what you need to know about simulcast plans for Magical Girl Raising Project, based on the light novel series by Asari Endo and Maruino. Read on for details!
Coming up on October 14th, 3DCG film GANTZ:O adapts the Osaka arc from Hiroya Oku's sci-fi action manga series. Leading in to this, CGWORLD magazine issue 210, out October 9th will profile Digital Frontier's work on the feature, starting starting by opting for levity rather than Gantz's typical brutality with a Mr. Osomatsu parody. Get a look after the jump.
Japanese retailers today start accepting pre-orders for Kotobukiya's 1/8 scale character figure of Velvet Crowe, the protagonist of Bandai Namco Entertainment's RPG Tales of Berseria, for a March 2017 release. The game was released as the latest 16th main entry in the Tales series in Japan in August 2016. Check the product photos after the jump.
Also announced as part of Crunchyroll’s Fall Rollout special earlier this week, here are full details on simulcast plans for Season Two of Bungo Stray Dogs, based on the manga series by Kafka Asagiri, illustrated by Sango Harukawa, and animated by studio Bones. Read on after the jump!
In the world of Berserk, you are either broken by despair or struggle against fate itself. Meek and mighty alike defy destiny where pride and dignity are only traps that will ensure your demise. Though Guts may have the strength to take on the underworld itself, it pays to see how even the most mundane characters find their own path without his weapons at their disposal. See how even the most mundane of individuals is not beyond hope, after the jump!
Previously announced as part of Crunchyroll’s epic Fall Rollout special, we finally have more info on simulcast plans for Brave Witches, the latest in the Strike Witches franchise. Read on for regions, staff and cast info, and more fun stuff!
Hideaki Anno is coming off of the critical acclaim and box office success of Shin Godzilla, which has proven itself to be a unique take on the origin tale of the legendary movie monster, mixing Japanese current events with political intrigue. Hit the jump for his comments on the state of the delayed final entry in the Eva Rebuild film series, and whether he'd direct another Godzilla film.
The anime adaptation of Naruto debuted on October 3, 2002. Two weeks later, on the 17th, we got a good introduction to Sasuke (you might remember an accidental kiss from way back then). Fourteen years later, Naruto and Sasuke will settle their differences in today's Shippuden's episode #476/#477 Final Battle. On social media, animators joined with fans in the exciting build-out to long awaited resolution of the feud.
This Art Club Has a Problem! wrapped up last Thursday. Next Thursday, its TBS slot goes to the anime version of its Dengeki cousin, Girlish Number. So, this week, Art Club heroine Mizuki Usami and GN aspiring voice actress Chitose Karasuma met for a handoff, courtesy of the former's manga author, Imigimuru, and latter's original character designer/light novel illustrator, QP:flapper.
Toshiyuki Morikawa and his fellow voice actor friends are returning for another round of laidback adventures with a new season of Morikawa-san's Happy-Bo-Lucky, a "variety observation" TV program that follows Morikawa engaging in all sorts of fun activities during his leisure time. Hit the jump to learn more.
After being rumored for a few days, the Overlord light novel saga will get yet another anime adaptation in the future, according to the wraparound band on the 11th volume being released on Friday in Japan, Hit the jump for the details
An early look at next week's issue 44 has revealed that turnover has returned to Shonen Jump. Kentarou Itani's ecchi supernatural series, sampled in the English version under the title Takuan and Batsu's Daily Demon Diary, wraps up in that issue. Then, the manga magazine will be introducing Ibitsu no Amalgam by Ishiyama Ryou (Mitsukubi Condor) in issue 45 and Spring Weapon Number One by Hasegawa Tomohiro (Koi no Cupid Yakenohara Jin) in issue 46.
On the release day of its 10th volume in Japan, it is confirmed that the limited edition of the next 11th tankobon volume of Naoki Shigeno's four-panel historical comedy manga Nobunaga no Shinobi (Nobunaga's Ninja) will come with a DVD including the all 13 episodes of the upcoming TV anime adaptation. Hit the jump for more details.
Following the first part "Saikai (Reunion)" and second "Ketsui (Determination)," "Kokuhaku (Confession)," the third part of the six-part anime film project Digimon Adventure Tri., was released at 11 theaters across Japan last Saturday and has earned a decent 55 million yen from its first four days. Hit the jump for more details.
In addition to the original official Twitter account, the production committee of Makoto Shinkai's mega hit anime film Kimi no Na wa./your name has opened another official account to post their messages to ask people not to watch the film by illegitimate means and requests to delete the tweets including links to illegal sites. Hit the jump for more details.