Last week Aksys Games revealed an early November release window for BlazBlue: Central Fiction, and it turns out the release will be as early in November as you can get. The fighter launches on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 in North America on November 1, and will be available in both a limited edition and a HORI controller bundle.
Revealed with volume 11 of the Overlord light novel series by Kugane Maruyama and illustrated by so-bin, summer 2015's TV anime adaptation is set to be edited into a compilation movie. While details remain to be announced, original character designer so-bin has illustrated a visual for the project featuring gamer turned fantasy world conqueror Ainz Ooal Gown and his subordinate Floor Guardians.
We recently posted about the Senran Kagura portal that Marvelous opened to celebrate the series' 5th anniversary and tease an upcoming announcement. Now we know when to expect the reveal, because the October 20 issue of Japanese gaming mag Famitsu will have the official announcement when it hits stands on October 6.
Aniplex of America announced the acquisition of slice-of-life comedy WWW.WAGNARIA!! today, with the series set to be simulcast on Crunchyroll. The first episode kicks off on October 1 at 9:00am Pacific Time, and the show will be available to Crunchyroll members in North America, Central America, South America, Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom and Ireland. Read on for more.
Sentai Filmworks announced today that they have added musical comedy ClassicaLoid to their fall 2016 lineup. The series is scheduled for an October 8, 2016 broadcast in Japan. It will soon be available on select digital outlets with a home video release to follow. Along with this is Matoi the Sacred Slayer. Read on for more.
Is there any collaboration more fitting than Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 and Keijo!!!!!!!!? That question mark is mine and doesn't belong in the exclamatory title of Daichi Sorayomi's risque sports manga, which involves competitive butt and boob-bumping action. With the anime set to premiere on October 6, it's the perfect time to introduce outfits to DoAX3, and you can see a preview of the collaboration, including some explosive costume breaks, in the video after the jump.
Koei Tecmo is back with another blood-drenched trailer for Berserk and the Band of the Hawk, the upcoming Musou action game from Omega Force. Watch as Griffith switches to his Femto form to wreak some havoc after the jump.
Yesterday, Crunchyroll posted an English subtitled version of the first preview of original TV anime Izetta, the Last Witch. Who was involved in creating this anime, and why does Frog-kun think it will look amazing? Click through to find out!
This summer, BS11 is broadcast the Majestic Hour, pairs of episodes of 2013 mech anime Majestic Prince leading into a new episode 25 that bridges the series to the series movie, coming opening November 4 for a limited time of two weeks. Well, today was that magic day for new MP content, and following the debut of episode 25, a new visual and trailer premiered for feature Majestic Prince: Genetic Awakening. Get a look after the jump.
A new simulcast announcement comes erupting out of Crunchyroll today in the fearsome form of Aooni The Blue Monster, based on the hit horror indie game of the same name.
It's time for a BIG update on all things Re:ZERO. And, to kick it off, there's no need to get jealous. This week, a certain half-elf finally gets her due as as the series' ostensible female lead; Emilia finally gets her own hug pillow from Hobby Stock. Kazuma Tanaka, animation director on the opening, illustrates the two-sided EMT, selling for 12,960yen ahead of a November release. Get a look after the jump.
Dān Fěi, the heroine of Thunderbolt Fantasy - a wuxia puppet TV show written and directed by Gen Urobuchi and featuring footage and puppetry by Pili International Multimedia - is now the subject of her own series that is serialized on the Champion Cross digital manga website. Hit the jump to learn more.
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.