Aniplex has posted a fourth longform trailer for The Irregular at Magic High School: The Movie ~The Girl Who Calls the Stars~ feature film featuring GARNIDELiA's theme, Speed Star. Hit the jump for the trailer.
Good news for fantasy anime fans: GRANBLUE FANTASY The Animation will resume broadcasting in Japan beginning on April 01, 2017. Hit the jump to learn more.
Aniplex Japan has revealed the cast staff, and new key visual for the forthcoming Irregular At Magic High School feature film. Hit the jump for the details
Aniplex's official select store Aniplex+ will start accepting exclusive pre-orders for a new 1/8 scale figure of Ultimate Madoka from the 2013 film Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie: Rebellion at 10:00 on February 19 (JST). The 44 cm-tall item is produced based on an illustration drawn by the franchise's original character designer Ume Aoki. Check the details after the jump!
The Granblue Fantasy anime TV movie is debuting later this month, and to celebrate the January 21 release of the adaptation based on the popular smart phone game developed by Cygames, a new key visual featuring the main characters of the series has been released. Hit the jump to check it out.
Black Butler is taking to the high seas in the new film Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic. The voice actors for Ryan Stoker and the core of the Midford family has been announced, and they include Major Kusanagi and Alucard! The four new voice actors will be joining Daisuke Ono and Maaya Sakamoto in the new feature. Hit the jump for the full list!
Following the previously reported Megumi Kato for July 2017, Aniplex's official EC site ANIPLEX+ today started accepting pre-orders for a new wafuku (kimono, traditional Japanese clothing)-wearing figure of Eriri Spencer Sawamura from the Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend franchise for an August 2017 release. Check the product photos after the jump!
The official Twitter feed for Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic, an upcoming theatrical anime film that adapts the "Ship Voyage arc" of Yana Toboso's popular supernatural manga, has released a wealth of new information concerning the film, including a new preview video, a new movie poster, new cast additions, and plans for a special screening aboard a cruise ship. Hit the jump to learn more.
Anime is very much a “who you know” type of business. Many directors and producers have claimed that the main reason for the success of their shows is due to being able to contact creators that they’ve worked with in the past. Read on for more about recent efforts to shake that up!
Aniplex today started accepting pre-orders for three new wafuku (kimono, traditional Japanese clothing)-wearing figure of Megumi Kato (Saekano), Saber and Rin Tohsaka (Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works). The three are now also displayed at the Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair 2016. Check the official product photos after the jump.
As a new attempt for anime creation, Japanese anime production and distribution enterprise Aniplex will open a "Script Room" section for anime script writing in the company, and has begun recruiting writers from public. The Sword Art Online anime director Tomohiko Ito is appointed as the head of the section. Hit the jump for more details.
Four selected Japanese retailers today start accepting pre-orders for Aniplex's "The [email protected] 10th Memorial Figure," a three 1/8th scale figure set of Haruka Amami (The [email protected]), Uzuki Shimamura (The [email protected] Cinderella Girls), and Mirai Kasuga (The [email protected] Million Live!), for a June 2017 release. Check the cute figures after the jump!