Last weekend, the 15th Machi Asobi anime/manga/game event was held in ufotable's hometown of Tokushima-city. Besides the anime talks and previews, one of the attractions was a gathering of anime-decorated automobiles known as itasha ("cars in pain"), the highlight of which was a Fate/stay night FerrariF430 (a model that debuted in 2004, the same year as the original FSN PC visual novel.) Get a look after the jump.
"Fate / stay night Riddle-Solving Rally - Hunt for the Grimoire" - a puzzle-solving event that kicked off in Tokyo in July of this year and then later continued in Kobe in August - is coming soon to the cities of Tokushima and Kokura. Hit the jump to learn more.
The AWE me channel's Man at Arms: Reforged series is back on anime with the Excalibur sword from the Fate series. Watch the involved process behind forging a real-life version of Saber's blade after the jump.
As if they would really leave out Saber?! Going into this weekend's Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair, Aniplex Plus introduced the identities of the addition to their kimono goodies line, previously populated by Madoka Magica,. Through ast week, Rin was the only Fate/Stay night[Unlimited Blade Works], joined by Saekano:How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend's Eriri Spencer Sawamura, Utaha Kasumigaoka and Megumi Kato. However, today, Ahoge-chan got her long awaited summons!
Leading into September 19th's Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair, Aniplex Plus has previewed ufotable's first art book for the Fate/Stay night[Unlimited Blade Works] goods, a follow-up to the merchandise label's earlier Madoka Magica line. Get a look after the jump.
Aniplex+ has teaser their second wave of Kyoto fashion kimono figures and goods, following on after their Madoka Magica line. A third title is also set to be announced along with the preview of the Fate/stay night[Unlimited Blade Works] art. Along with this, production studio ufotable has previewed the ending inspired Shirou and Rin panorama box art, designed to hold the two seasons and offered at their cafe, cinema and webstore.
Just when you thought Saber figures couldn't get more esoteric, Heroine X, the ingenious disguise of Saber from 2013's April Fool's joke, is set to get a 1/7 scale figure from Alter. The 23cm (with scarf) Servant was sculpted by Osamu Ryuzaki with color by Nanahou Tetsumori, selling for 11,664yen (with tax) ahead of a December release. A bit less obscure, Saber Bride is also now available for December release.
UBIQ is releasing a set of otaku-chic sneakers patterned after Saber and Archer from Fate/Stay night. Hit the jump to check them out.
The site for Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works] has been updated with a look at the season two Blu-ray set box art by TYPE-MOON co-founder Takashi Takeuchi. Along with this was an update for the soundtrack CD offered in the package, revealing that in addition to Hideyuki Fukasawa's background music and Aimer's "Unlimited Blade Works," it will include a soundtrack edit of Aimer's insert song "LAST STARDUST." Get a look after the jump.
Today's the day for some male Nendoroids. The armed Fate/stay night Shirou Emiya and the armored Iron Man Mark 45: Hero’s Edition have both hit pre-order, with both super deformed figures scheduled for December release. Get a look after the jump.