Ahead of its release on December 9th, content for the Mikasa and Annie focused Attack on Titan - Lost Girls light novel has been detailed. In it, anime script writer Hiroshi Seko will be novelizing the mini-visual novels offered with the Japanese Blu-ray release of the anime. More after the jump.
During the recent Attack on Titan stage event around the premiere of the first compilation movie and announcement of the anime's second season, voice actress Marina Inoue (Armin) snapped a selfied with Yūki Kaji (Eren), Yui Ishikawa (Mikasa), and director Tetsuro Araki. Series author Hajime Isayama subsequently went back and sketched his own version, substituting the cast's roles into the image.
Online retailer Amazon Japan has posted its top-selling lists for each category for the 12 months from December 1, 2013, to November 16, 2014. The top-selling anime disc of the year is the first press limited edition Blu-ray of the last 7th volume of Sunrise's OVA series Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn. Check the top10 anime/manga rankings after the jump.
Oricon today announced the 2014 best-selling books annual rankings. As expected, Eiichiro Oda's One Piece tops its manga rankings for six years in a row since 2009. But the gap with the second best-selling title, Hajime Isayama's Attack on Titan is much smaller than last year. Check the top 30 titles/volumes after the jump.
With the Attack on Titan compilation movie in theaters and this weekend's exhibit opening, there's big doings at the Attack on Titan Wings of Counterattack Online site, In addition to an event reflecting recent events in the manga, players are being offered in-game bonuses and a boost in gacha ticket rewards. Check out the special art after the jump.
360° special 3D headset experience of the AoT work.has continued its views of the Attack on Titan exhibit that opened at the Ueno Royal Museum this weekend, including a glimpse into the special 3D,
Princess Jellyfish author Akiko Higashumura has Tweeted the results of doing a series of Attack on Titan card game sketches of the series' cast. She notes that in drawing them, she gained an appreciation of the humanity and vivid personality in AoT author Hajime Isayama's designs. Get a look after the jump.
A high profile Attack on Titan exhibit opens at the Ueno Royal Museum in Tokyo November 28th. In addition to featuring works such as original art by series author Hajime Isayama, the plans include the ability to step into the world of AoT with a special 3D headset viewing experience.For the opening, model/actress/singing Risa Yoshiki was drafted into the Survey Corps to face off against the threat of a Seiji Chihara Titan.
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. The game launches with a crossover DeNA and Mobage's Clash of Clans-like iOS/Android game Roar to Freedom that sees Roar's original character Freedom playable in Chain. More after the jump.
Medicom Toy has scheduled a pair of 30cm Real Action Heroes premium figures from some of the most popular anime series of the day for August 2015 release. With the uniform version of Attack on Titan's Levi out next month, pre-orders are launching for a suit-version. He's joined by Sword Art Online II's Sinon, with each selling for 25,488yen. Get a look after the jump.