“Anime vs. Real Life” celebrates its two year anniversary today! This means that it’s high time to take a look back at the most spectacular, interesting, and simply beautiful real-world locations that anime have introduced us to over the past two years. Check out real-world locations from Flying Witch to Izetta: The Last Witch, all after the jump!
Anime vs. Real Life – Anime-Gataris’ episode about anime pilgrimages motivated Wilhelm to dive even deeper into the subject matter of his column, prompting him to put together a comprehensive overview of the growing trend. So with the help of Anime-Gataris, learn everything there is to know about anime pilgrimages, and also get a glimpse of the GIRLS und PANZER locations in real life. Hit the jump for more!
Anime-Gataris is the latest anime about anime otaku, following in the footsteps of Lucky Star, Genshiken, and Shirobako. There's always a risk of relying on easy references, but Anime-Gataris approaches the subject with a genuine love of the material. How does it avoid the common pitfalls of reference anime to capture the authentic fandom experience? Jump below the break to find out.
Last month, DMM Pictures announced a trio of hug pillows featuring the ladies of Anime-Gataris. At the anime, they just had the black and white version of character designer so-shi's Minoa Asagaya to preview, but Arisu Kamiigusa and Miko Kōenji were also planned. Now all three, due in January at 13,000yen each, can be seen.
Anime-Gataris shows us many different sides of the anime fandom with the diverse membership of the Sakaneko Anime Club, but what about you? Are you still a new fan? An obsessive collector? Or are you always searching for the subject of your next cosplay? Find out which member of the club you resonate with most! Take our 100% accurate anime fan quiz, after the jump!
Given the series' discussion of production committees, merchandising and other industry realiities, the cast of Anime-Gataris can probably appreciate the fact that they're about to be turned into a set of hug pillows by DMM Pictures, with character designer so-shi illustrating. Preliminary art for Minoa Asagaya has been previewed. Arisu Kamiigusa and Miko Kōenji are also planned. All three are scheduled for January at 13,000yen each.
Over the next three days, Funimation will be launching SimulDubs of Recovery of an MMO Junkie, A Sister’s All You Need, and Anime-Gataris. In preparation, they have announced English dub casts. See who's who after the jump.
Still picking out new fall anime? Take a look at this week's installment of The Hook! We look at the first episodes of Twocar and Anime-Gataris, two very different shows about high school girls in after-school clubs. What will get you hooked? Find out after the jump!
Crunchyroll just announced three more additions to the fall 2017 anime lineup, including Time Bokan The Villains' Strike Back, Anime-Gataris, and Wake Up, Girls! New Chapter. Read on for a breakdown of launch times and territories for each.