Capcom shared a bunch of new videos for Monster Hunter: World this week, giving fans an early look at all 14 weapon types. While they initially shared them all individually, they also released a couple comprehensive videos that cover the majority of the available varieties.
Kino's Journey is a Dengeki title (volume 8 has the distinction of being their 100th novel). Dengeki is ASCII Media Works. ASCII Media Works is Kadokawa. Kadokawa publishes the Walker magazine series (ie Tokyo Walker), with guides to cities or regions and their latest trends and attractions. So, for Comiket, Kadokawa will be giving a certain traveler's persective on what to see, where to eat and more in Kino Walker.
The beautiful backgrounds of your name. are being collected into a 208-page artbook, featuring 220 images of the locations from the film. Interviews with the filmmakers will help to enlighten fans as to the inner workings of the modern classic. Hit the jump for sample images and to find out more!
Every once in a while you watch a series where every single episode is a surprise. In 18if, this is by design. Studio Gonzo's newest series features a series of vignettes exploring the dreams of a new character. Since we're all the director of our own dreams, what better way to show off these individual landscapes than by providing every dreamer with their own director? The result is one of the most unique anime of the season where what comes next is impossible to predict. Hit the jump to read more!
Crunchyroll is proud to announce the addition of Children of Ether, the project created by animator LeSean Thomas to the Crunchyroll catalog. Hit the jump for details.
Following up on the initial western release plans, DMM.com's POWERCHORD STUDIO and Brownies, Inc. came through with an official release date for Egglia: Legend of the Redcap. The English version of the RPG is set to launch on iOS and Android on August 3, and a new trailer is here to introduce us to its mix of turn-based combat, resource management, and village development.
Following the U.S. premiere at Anime Expo, this summer,anime movie The irregular at magic high school THE MOVIE will be released to the public on July 28 and distributed by Azoland Pictures. Tickets are available on http://mahouka.us/theater/ And, if you can make it to a screening AND you're prepared for a real otaku challenge, Aniplex of America is preparing to reward viewers who correctly count how many times Miyuki Shiba adoringly refers to her brother Tatsuya as "onii-sama."
Bandai and their Tamashii enthusiast label explains the name and concept of their Proplica line: a fusion of the words "Prop" and "Replica," this new category has been garnered from decades of Bandai role-play category know-how and employs state-of-the-art manufacturing technology to bring realistic prop replicas to discerning collectors. As Fate/stay night prepares to return to anime in the Heaven's Feel movie, they have an impressive addition in the works.
The super robot Mazinger Z is used to tangling with Mechanical Beasts, but now thanks to a new PSA campaign in cooperation with Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare, the robot that could become a god or a devil is taking aim at a microscopic foe: measles. Hit the jump to learn more.
It's not quite Pokémon IchiGO, but Bleach has its own GPS-based mobile game on the way in Japan. Bleach: Paradise Lost is a LINE-developed game that lets players protect the city and hunt Hollows in the real world. It's currently set to launch as a free-to-play game sometime this year. Read on for more.
Coming August 12 and 13, a seven-episode special second Owarimonogatari (Final Story) anime will be adapting "Mayoi Hell," "Hitagi Rendezvous," and "Ougi Dark," from the twelfth part of Nisio Isin's Monogatari modern folklore mystery series. Nisemonogatari and Tsukimonogatari's ClariS is back on theme "Shiori. With a bit more than two weeks to go, a second preview has offered the latest look, plus a listen to the ClariS end song.
Last week's Terra Battle 2 trailer kicked off character introductions, and Mistwalker is back with a second round to preview more beautiful art for the RPG's world and the characters who inhabit it.
Sister-in-Law!, a humorous 4-panel comic by Kanari Abe about the everyday adventures of an ordinary high school girl who moves in with her sister-in-law's family, is being adapted into an audio drama CD that will be released in Japan on August 30, 2017. Hit the jump to learn more.
According to the latest 35th issue of 2017 of Shueisha's Weekly Young Jump, Sui Ishida's dark fantasy manga series Tokyo Ghoul has printed 30 million copies in Japan and other countries in the world since 2012. It has been adapted into anime and stage play, and its live-action film adaptation is set to open this Saturday, July 29. Hit the jump for more details.
To promote the upcoming theatrical release in Japan on August 4, the official website for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable Chapter I has posted comments from the original manga author Hirohiko Araki. His video message introducing the comments was also screened at the film's Japan premiere event held in Tokyo yesterday. Check out what he said after the jump!