At this weekend's Katsucon event, North American publisher Vertical announced a slate of new licenses. This included novel Anime Supremacy by Mizuki Tsujimura, Imperfect Shoujo by Nisioisin(Monogatari) and Mitsuru Hattori (Sankarea), Hikaru Nakamura's 2004-2015 Arakawa Under the Bridge and Mizu Sahara's 2004 adaptation of Makoto Shinkai's Voices of A Distant Star.
Crunchyroll's Square Enix Manga Month continues with a bunch of new additions today, including Arakawa Under the Bridge volume 12-15 (chapter 302-400, which ends the series!), Cuticle Detective Inaba volume 7-9 (chapter 35-53), Aizawa-san Multiplies chapter 26-27, and Takahashi-san is listening. chapter 60-64. More after the jump.
Crunchyroll has declared February to be Square Enix Manga Month, so get ready to see new volumes appearing every Wednesday as Crunchyroll gets caught up with the Square Enix manga catalog. The fun starts today with volume 11 of Arakawa Under the Bridge and volume 6 of Cuticle Detective Inaba. More after the jump.
Three Square Enix manga titles that you might know from anime adaptations are now available online at Crunchyroll Manga. Announced at New York Comic Con, these comedies include Midori Endō's 2011 Gugure! Kokkuri-san, Hikaru Nakamura's 2004-2014 Arakawa Under the Bridge and Mochi's 2008 Cuticle Detective Inaba. Get the details after the jump.
NIS America has good news for Akiyuki Shinbo/Shaft completists and fans of absurd gag comedies. Arakawa Under the Bridge x Bridge, the second season of the adaptation of Hikaru Nakamura look at the exploits of the denizens that reside below the Arakawa bridge, will be available for purchase across North America on April 29. More after the jump.
Nakamura Hikaru, the original author of Arakawa Under The Bridge and Saint Young Men was working on her illustration work, but initially decided to scrap them since they were not the main characters in her main work. To the fan's great surprise, she decided to post them on her Twitter account! The illustrations are of supporting characters from Saint Young Men and some others handling their smartphones. See them after the jump!
Crunchyroll is adding more anime to its growing catalog of titles, and today 1/29, both seasons of Arakawa Under the Bridge will be available for viewing! More details after the jump!
Arakawa Under the Bridge has been adapted into two seasons of anime, a live-action TV drama, and now a movie. In honor of the film's February 4th premiere, Cinema Today presents an interview with the village 's chief. Check it out after the jump.