The crew from Academy City return for some space elevator/idol action, joined by Yōko Hikasa, Ayane Sakura and Sachika Misawa as original characters in 2013's A Certain Magical Index - The Movie - The Miracle of Endymion anime movie. FUNimation will be releasing this in a DVD/Blu-ray combo pack February 17th for $34.98. Check out their preview after the jump.
This week, iOS card battle game Uchi No Hime-sama Ga Ichiban Kawaii launches a crossover promotion with the A Certain Magical Index/Scientific Railgun series. An Academy City stage will be appearing through the 17th, with a boss battle and chance to recruit Oriana Thomson. Komoe Tsukuyomi is being offered as a log in bonus through the 8th, and Hyōka Kazakiri is being offered from November 9-11. More after the jump.
After announcing the addition of Durarara!!'s Izaya Orihara (voiced by Hiroshi Kamiya), Raildex's Accelerator (Nobuhiko Okamoto) and the title character from Bludgeoning Angel Dokuro-Chan (Saeko Chiba) to crossover fighting game Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax's roster of support characters at the light novel publisher's Fall Festival, the associated Online site has posted a video showcasing the trio. Get a look after the jump.
Square Enix's The Irregular at Magic High School - Lost Zero smartphone game has a string of events planned, including a Halloween battle next week, featuring costumed 3D models and cards, a hot spring battle next month with yukata outfits and special bathing card drops, and, coming up this winter, a collaboration based on the A Certain Magical Index: Endyumion's Miracle anime movie, the details for which will be announced later.
With cross-over fighting game Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax heading to PlayStation 3 and Vita on November 13th, part of this week's Dengeki Autumn Festival finale was the announcement that three troublemakers from the light novel imprint will be joining the game as assist characters: Durarara!!'s Izaya Orihara, Raildex's Accelerator and the title character from Bludgeoning Angel Dokuro-Chan.
Since April of this year, Dengeki Bunko has been celebrating the 10 years career of Kamachi Kazuma, who is best known for his Toaru Majutsu no Index/A Certain Magical Index light novel series. As the 9th of the 10 celebration projects, a newly-animated PV featuring his popular characters is posted today. Check the clip after the jump!
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.