The gender-swapped servants from the seven promoted leading into the release of Fate/Grand Order included Saber Attila The Hun and a Rider of late-Heian general Minamoto no Yoshitsune aka Ushiwakamaru, designed by Mineji Sakamoto and voiced by Saori Hayami. The character is now the subject of a new 1/7 bishojo scale figure from PULCHRA. Kamome Pusan sculpts the 21.8cm, shipping in January for 15,800yen.
Beginning in September of 2016, Japanese satellite subscription channel NHK BS Premium will be airing all 26 episodes of Neon Genesis Evangelion, a ground-breaking, mecha / psychological TV anime from 1995. Hit the jump to learn more.
Kadokawa's Sneaker Bunko has laid out new print plans for fantasy comedy Konosuba. A long awaited art book is now scheduled. All you wanted to see and know about Aqua, Megumin and Darkness will all be in "Bloom!", an A4, 128 page collection of classic and new material from Natsume Akatsuki and of course Kurone Mishima, shipping February 1, 2017 for 3,024yen.
Nakaba Suzuki's fantasy action series The Seven Deadly Sins return to anime after its October 2014-March 2015 run, albeit in a limited fashion. A "Signs of Holy War" special will run on MBS/TBS for four weeks starting this month, with Suzuki providing the new story. Get a look at the third commercial after the jump.
The second season of erotic comedy My Wife is the Student Council President now has a broadcast date and new key visual to go along with the confirmation. Hit the jump for the details.
Bandai is looking for the attention of older, female fans with new "2.5D" multi-media bishonen/cute guy idol property Dream-Fes! - Dream Festival, the TV anime for which will run on Tokyo MX and BS11 starting October 7th with a preview screening coming September 23rd at Cinemart Shinjuku.
The school year is picking back up, and what better way to celebrate than with Fanart Friday's BACK TO SCHOOL EDITION? This week, check out fan-made masterpieces from your favorite school-based anime and manga like Tonari no Seki-kun, GJ Club, D-FRAG!, Tenjho Tenge and much more!
The official Youtube channel for Idol Memories, an upcoming original TV anime in which idol units compete by performing live concerts in virtual reality spaces, has released a pair of preview videos that highlight StarRing and Shadow, the two rival units competing for the same top spot in the "Idol League". Hit the jump to check them out.
Voice actor Toshiyuki Morikawa will serve as the understudy of Keiji Fujiwara, taking over the role of Hiroshi Nohara on the long-running TV anime Crayon Shin-chan while Fujiwara recovers from an illness. Hit the jump to learn more.
Sega announced an official Japanese release date for Valkyria: Azure Revolution, setting the strategy-RPG for a January 19, 2017 launch on PlayStation 4 and PS Vita. Those who pick up first-print copies will get a bonus in the form of a fully-voiced prequel story titled "Judgment Chapter: Vanargand Organization." Read on for more.
GKIDS have revealed the official movie poster and theatrical trailer for the limited North American theatrical release of Miss Hokusai (known as Sarusuberi in the original Japanese), an animated film that chronicles the life and work of the daughter of one of the most famous painters in Japanese history. Hit the jump to check them out.
This fall, family restaurant comedy Working!! returns, sort of. Yumi Kamakura returns to helm the A-1 Pictures adaptation of web manga spin-off WWW.Working!!, set to debut on Tokyo MX on October 1st. Promoting that, a new visual and character promos have been published, with support cast additions tagging along. Get the details after the jump.
Following up on a recent showcase of Karna, Nameless, and Gilgamesh, Marvelous shared three more gameplay clips for Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star. This time we have Lancer-class Elizabeth Bathory, Saber-class Gawain, and Berserker-class Lu Bu Fengxian in the spotlight.
Today, details have been revealed for the Shaft, eight Kubikiri Cycle OAV adaptation of Nisio Isin's (Monogatari, Medaka Box) first Zaregoto novel, set to debut October 26th. As previously reported from a promo ahead of the second Kizumonogatari movie, but not confirmed at the time, Yuki Kaji (Attack on Titan's Eren) and Aoi Yuuki (Madoka Magica's Madoka) lead, with a staff of Madoka and Monogatari veterans on the production.
Back in January Funimation announced a partnership with NGames Interactive Limited and GameSamba, with games based on Fairy Tail, Tokyo Ghoul, and Attack on Titan planned. Now Funimation has details on the Tokyo Ghoul game, which is officially titled Tokyo Ghoul: Dark War. Read on for more.