Crunchyroll announced the addition of momokuri to the summer 2016 anime lineup, just in time for the first episode to stream. Episode 1 is now available, and starting with episode 2 the series will launch Fridays at 6:30am Pacific Time. More after the jump.
The main cast for Kaiju Girls, an upcoming short-form web anime that features the iconic monsters from Tsuburaya Productions' Ultra series re-imagined as cute moe anime girls, has announced the voice actors who will play its principal characters. Hit the jump to learn more.
After Funimation's recent announcement that the distributor will be simulcasting summer's D.Gray-man HALLOW anime, the company, which has previously presented episodes 1-51 of the 2006 D.Gray-man anime on home video and streaming, have now announced the license of the remaining, previously unavailable 52-103 episodes of the earlier adaptation. More after the jump.
The official website of the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Bokuto Uno's fantasy light novel series Nejimaki Seirei Senki: Tenkyo no Aruderamin/Alderamin on the Sky has posted a 80-second new PV for its July 8 premiere in Japan, introducing its main characters and OP song performed by Kisida Kyoudan & The Akebosi Rockets. Check the newest clip after the jump!
To promote the upcoming release of its first tankobon volume on July 12, Comic Earthstar today posted a three-minute comic animation PV for Katsura Takada's Supporto! Kisarazu Girls Supporter's Note manga, narrated by popular anime voice actress Yukari Tamura (Nanoha Takamachi in the Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha franchise). Check the clip after the jump!
Four-member Japanese rock band 9mm Parabellum Bullet has posted a 90-second full music video for their 8th major single "Inferno" on their official YouTube channel. The hard rock tune is newly written as the OP theme for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Kentaro Miura's dark fantasy action manga Berserk. Check their performance after the jump!
The official website of 36-year-old anime voice actress/singer Nana Mizuki has posted a CD jacket photo and a 15-second CM for her next 34th single to be released on July 13. The title song "STARTING NOW!" will be featured as the OP theme for a summer TV anime Kono Bijutsubu ni wa Mondai ga Aru!. Check her latest information after the jump!
Lantis has posted a short version music video for four-member Japanese rock band nano.RIPE's 16th single "Snow Drop." The song will be featured as the ED theme for the upcoming TV anime second season Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma: The Second Plate. Check the song before the TV anime premiere on July 2!
Yesterday we posted about the announcement of anime movies based on Yusei Matsui's Assassination Classroom and the RPG spoof spin-off manga by Kizuku Watanabe and Jou Aoto. The "365 Days" compilation movie and the Koro-sensei Quest adaptation will screen together in a limited theatrical run that kicks off in Japan on November 19, and you can see a quick tease in the video after the jump.
Atlus USA's latest trailer for The King of Fighters XIV arrived earlier today with a look at Team South America. The fighters banding together in this crew include Bandeiras Hattori, a self-trained ninja who practices "Brazilian ninjutsu"; Zarina, the capoeira-practicing savior of the rain forests; and Nelson, the boxing prodigy with a mysterious cybernetic arm. Hit the jump for more.
Happy birthday to Haruka Nanase, swimming star of Free! and its prequel, High☆Speed! - Free! Starting Days -, set to be released in Japan on Blu-ray/DVD on July 20th. Kyoto Animation's shop dutifully starting preparing back in April with a "Fresh! Fruit!" celebration of the Free! character and May with "Suprise!" High Speed's younger take, offering tapestries, clearfiles, charms and buttons. Get a look after the jump.
Sentai Filmworks has announced that the distributor has acquired the rights to the slice-of-life romance Momokuri for the Summer 2016 simulcast season. The series is scheduled for a July 2016 broadcast in Japan. It will soon be available through select digital outlets with a home video release to follow. More after the jump.
The official home page for Long Riders!, an upcoming TV anime adaptation based on the bicycling sports manga of the same name, has updated with character profiles for the principal cast. Hit the jump to learn more.
This summer, 8-Bit's team from the Grisaia anime will be adapting Key's (Kanon, Air, Clannad, Little Busters!) ninth work, Rewrite. Themes "Philosophyz" and "Sayaka na Hajimari(Modest Beginning)" are by Runa Mizutani (NanosizeMir). This kicks off July 2nd with a one-hour special, which is the subject of a recent promo. Check it out after the jump.
French streaming service has announced plans to present summer's Days anime, listing that the adaptation of soccer manga by Tsuyoshi Yasuda from Weekly Shōnen Magazine will run 24 episodes. More after the jump.