Reki Kawahara, author of the 2009 gaming inspired light novel series Accel World (as well as Sword Art Online) will be writing a new story for upcoming anime production Accel World: Infinite Burst. Principal staff and cast from the 2012 TV anime adaptation of the series will be returning. More after the jump.
Yen Press' Valentine's treat for North American manga readers was a trio of new manga licenses. Übel Blatt by Etorouji Shiono, Satsuki Yoshino's set to be anime adapted Barakamon and Hiroyuki Aigamo's manga version of Sword Art Online author Reki Kawahara’s Accel World are due in 2014. More after the jump.
Dengeki has announced that Akihabara and Shinjuku location tests are being set up next weekend for Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax, and along with that came confirmation that Durarara!!'s Shizuo Heiwajima and Accel World's Kuroyukihime have been included in the game's roster. More, including the game trailer, after the jump.
YATTAR JAPAN brings us pic and info on a new plush toy based on the pink pig avatar from Accel World. Get a look after the jump!
Sometimes the greatest fandom joy comes from gleefully indulging in character bashing – and that’s just what thousands of fans did when they ranked the best of the worst girls in anime. Check out the list after the jump.
As we have reported, the Japanese police have no mercy for illegal anime uploaders. On April 15th, Kanagawa Prefectural Police's Cyber Crime Control Office and Minami Station arrested a 34-year-old male temporary dispatch worker on suspicion of uploading three anime programs including the 8th episode of Accel World to the Internet. Hit the jump for more details.
Viz will be bringing an English dub of Sword Art Online author Reki Kawahara's other sci-fi gamer anime, Accel World, to their Neon Alley streaming service on April 19th, and they've posted a behind the scenes look at the dubbing. Get a look after the jump.