The October issue of Japanese print, books and manga focused magazine Da Vinci, on sale earlier this month, features a giant 45 page Attack on Titan feature, interviewing author Hajime Isayama, examining the series, and presenting a series of tribute illustrations from other manga notables. They've also polled 20,000 readers about favorite characters. See who they picked after the jump.
Koga History Museum and the Koga Street Corner Art Museum in Ibaraki, Japan wiill be presenting a special exhibit of the original production work by Kyoji Asano, who served as character designer and chief animation director on Psycho-Pass and Attack on Titan. In addition to selling goods based on the exhibited words, the event will also be presenting special books featured fan favorite characters. Get a look after the jump.
The upcoming November 2014 issue of ViVi, one of the best-selling Japanese female fashion magazines, comes with a collaboration tote bag between BEAM and Hajime Isayama's mega popular manga series Attack On Titan, named "Shingeki no Levi Tote" featuring Levi's illustration on the front. Hit the jump for more details.
It is officially announced today on September 17 that the first compilation film Attack on Titan: Guren no Yumiya, which compiles the first 13 episodes of the TV anime, will be screened at the upcoming 27th Tokyo International Film Festival as a special invitation film. Hit the jump for more information.
Spike Chunsoft brings back their AoT 3DS game on December 4th for Attack on Titan ~ The Last Wings of Humanity CHAIN. This one features more stages, missions, character voices, weapons, costumes, and, of course, titans! Get a look at the promo after the jump.
The top level model builders of Team Revolver have turned their considerable talent to Attack on Titan for a 1/35th battle diorama that will be on display at the Volks showroom in Hobby Square Kyoto before touring model expos and competitions. In an exercise more along the lines of remarkably impressive amateur enthusiasm, Madoka Magica fan @kain1234567 has put together an amazing recreation of Rebellion Story's Mami versus Homura gun-fu showdown.
From the Sunday Speculations department: What IF… the upcoming Attack on Titan live action film came complete with a cast culled from the world of K-pop? This guest post from the dannyfromLA blog dares to dream after the jump!
An Attack on Titan OVA based on shoujo prequel Attack on Titan: No Regrets - Birth of Levi has been scheduled for volumes 15 and 16 of the main manga, set for December 9th, then April. With preorders opening, Kodansha has posted a preview. Get a look after the jump.
Anime-inspired mischief maker D Piddy is BACK with a new video that offers a unique twist on Attack on Titan’s killer battle scenes. Enjoy a laff or two after the jump!
The October issue of Japanese print, books and manga focused magazine Da Vinci, on sale today, features a giant 45 page Attack on Titan feature, interviewing author Hajime Isayama, examining the series, and presenting a series of tribute illustrations from other manga notables. Get a look after the jump.
Debate the name. Debate the gender. It's time to celebrate the September 5th birthday of Hange (Hanji?, Hansi? Hans?) Zoë. Speaking of series birthdays, author Hajime Isayama just celebrated his 28th on August 29th. Join in after the jump.
The first promotional video for the Attack On Titan Exhibition at the Ueno No Mori Museum in Tokyo being held this Winter has been posted online. The interactive exhibition will have a 1:1 ratio Colossus Titan, 360 degree exhibits using Oculus Rift head-mounted virtual reality displays, an exclusive short film and an audio tour of the exhibit by the Attack On Titan anime's voice cast. Watch the ad after the jump!
Spike Chunsoft's 3DS action game Attack on Titan: The Last Wings of Mankind is getting an update in Japan this December. The new version adds a CHAIN to the title and delivers new stages, new characters and Titans, online co-op, and a Mission Mode featuring over 20 new character voices. Hit the jump for more.