With a preview planned for Otakon and a Blu-ray/DVD combo pack scheduled for October 14th, FUNimation has announced the English dub cast for A Certain Magical Index II. See who's who after the jump.
Publisher Dengeki's celebration of the 10th anniversary of A Certain Magical Index/Scientific Railgun author Kazuma Kamachi's debut continues with Project 4 - a 1/2.5 scale, 65cm figure by Griffon Enterprise and TEAM GENESIS of Railgun heroine Mikoto Misaka. While the price on the prepainted PVC giantess is TDB, preorders are set to kick off on the July 26th. Get a look after the jump.
At this weekend's Anime Explo, FUNimation announced that they will be filling out their summer simulcast line-up with Psycho-Pass, Sengoku Basara: Judge End, Barakamon and Black Butler. They also had news about their home video releases of A Certain Magical Index/Scientific Railgun and One Piece Film Z. Get the details after the jump.
Happy 33rd birthay to voice actress Rina Sato! The Kawai Complex (and Love Lab) manga author Ruri Miyahara sketched her a happy birthday, with a cameo by Mayumi Nishikino, Sato's role in the new anime. The birthday is shared by well known Sato voiced character Mikoto Misaka and plenty of fans, and even a few companies, were sending well wishes to Biri Biri. Get a look after the jump.
Besides creating Otome Yōkai Zakuro and providing the character designs for Penguindrum, Lily Hoshino is a boys love doujinshi artist with plenty of Naruto work to her name. Today, she posted the latest in a trio of sketches of Yowamushi Pedal's cyclists. Get a look after the jump.
Yen Press announced a slate of new licenses at this weekend's Sakuracon, highlighted by the introduction of a new Yen On light novel imprint. In addition to The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya and Spice & Wolf, and the upcoming blockbusters, Sword Art Online and Accel World, this will feature new license A Certain Magical Index. More after the jump
At the end of March a banner was promising that light novel publisher Dengeki had an important announcement regarding A Certain Magical Index slated for April 10th. Following a hoax concerning a third anime based on spin-off A Certain Scientific Railgun, the real news turned out to be an upcoming, new series from author Kazuma Kamachi. More after the jump.
A banner making the rounds on Japanese blogs is purporting that light novel publisher Dengeki has an important announcement regarding A Certain Magical Index slated for April 10th. More after the jump.
Square Enix's arcade-based fantasy collectible card game Lord of Vermilion III is gearing up for a 3.1 (Ark-cell) update with guest characters from Kaku-San-Sei Million Arthur, Final Fantasy Tactics and A Certain Magical Index/Scientific Railgun. Check out the character cards in action after the jump.
As part of their "12 Days of Anime” countdown, FUNimation announced that they'll be returning to the magic side of Academy City with the license of 2010's 24-episode A Certain Magical Index II and 2013 anime movie A Certain Magical Index: Endyumion's Miracle. More after the jump.
Since 2011, Tachikawa, located in western Tokyo Metropolis, has been celebrating its status as the "City of Anime." Generally this means that its Autumn Rakuichi notes its status as the inspiration for the setting of A Certain Magical Index/Scientific Railgun, but this year, the “Certain Municipality’s Area Promotion” got to double up with an appreciation for Gatchaman Crowds, which likewise set its action in the city. More after the jump.
After the Tokyo Game Show revealed that Dengeki and Sega will be celebrating the publisher's 20th anniversary with crossover 2D fighting Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax, with Asuna fromSword Art Online and Shana from Shakugan no Shana were shown fighting and SAO's Leafa and Wilhelmina from Shakugan no Shana also supporting, Dengeki has posted new shots showing representatives from Oreimo and Certain Magical Index.
A Certain Magical Index/Scientific Railgun ESPer antihero Accelerator is set to star in a "Certain Scientific Accelerator" spin-off manga. Arata Yamaji is attached to the title, set to launch in the February issue of Dengeki Daioh, which goes on sale December 27th. More after the jump.