Series manga publisher Kodansha has a not-so-fast on Deadline Hollywood's exclusive concerning a Hollywood Attack on Titan movie from Warner Bros. Yahoo! Japan is reporting that a company representative has indicated that while they cannot comment on specifics, they can say various movie negotiations are underway and do say that the Deadline story is erroneous. More after the jump.
Deadline is reporting the Hollywood business buzz that Warner Bros. is negotiating for feature film rights to Attack on Titan, based on Hajime Isayama manga that has inspired anime and Japanese live-action features. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them producer David Heyman is overseeing the project. More after the jump.
Which anime threw you for the biggest loop? Goo ranking has shared their list, and we have the top ten here for your perusal. How does it stack up to your picks? Hit the jump to find out!
Fall 2016's anime is pretty much over. Then, there's a promising 2017 season. And, then, Attack on Titan returns for its second season! In anticipation of the spring 2017 debut, Christmas has brought a new preview of the anime, which North America licensor Funimation has subtitled.
According to the newest Oricon sales report, the 21st volume of Hajime Isayama's mega hit manga series Shingeki no Kyojin/Attack on Titan still holds its top position in its second week, selling 105,000 copies more than this week's top newcomer, the 91st volume of Gosho Aoyama's long-running Detective Conan. Check the latest top 10 titles after the jump.
According to the newest Oricon sales report for the week ended December 11, the regular edition of the 21st volume of Hajime Isayama's mega hit manga series Shingeki no Kyojin/Attack on Titan sold 632,419 copies in its first three days, becoming the top-selling manga tankobon of the week. Its limited edition also ranked 8th. Hit the jump for more details.
Ever wish there was a way you could download every last bit of Attack on Titan-related manga in existence as it comes out in Japan? Kodansha Comics heard your wish. The new Attack on Titan app has the entire series and all spinoffs available to purchase easily, exclusive motion books, and news and interviews leading up to the highly anticipated second season of the anime! Hit the jump to get it now!
The digital edition of Attack on Titan, Volume 20 was out in North America this week. The print edition follows on December 27th, a Special Edition comes with an original anime episode on DVD ( the Jean focused "A Sudden Visitor") and an original cover by David Mack (Jessica Jones, Kabuki). This week, Kodansha previewed the art by the Eisner, Harvey, Eagle and Kirby award winning comic creator.
Funimation Entertainment has announced their license of the Attack on Titan anime season 2, the April 2017 Japanese premiere of which was officially announced today. More after the jump.
In addition to the announcement for the long-awaited TV anime second season, the official website for the upcoming stage play adaptation of Hajime Isayama's mega hit manga series Shingeki no Kyojin/Attack on Titan, titled "LIVE IMPACT Shingeki no Kyojin," also launched today for a summer 2017 opening. Hit the jump for more information.
Kodansha yesterday opened an official fan site for Hajime Isayama's mega hit manga series Shingeki no Kyojin/Attack on Titan, named "MinGeki" (short for Minna no Shingeki/Everyone's Attack). Registered users are allowed to join various "official operations" and submit their own ideas to promote the series. Check the currently listed projects after the jump!
With the January 2017 issue of Bessatsu Shonen Magazine and Attack on Titan volume 21 out in Japan this Friday, an early look has shown that the second season of the series' anime adaptation is scheduled for April 2017's spring season. A complete DVD/Blu-ray box set is advertised for March 15, 2017 and a new stage play is planned for summer 2017.
Kodansha has posted a 45-second PV for the upcoming 21st volume of Hajime Isayama's mega hit manga series Shingeki no Kyojin/Attack on Titan on its official YouTube channel. The latest volume is scheduled to be released in two editions on December 9. Check the video (spoilers contained) after the jump!