Amazon Japan has updated the art preview in their listings for the August 8th release of the 14th volume of the Attack on Titan manga. A limited edition will a third OVA which will will follow the 104th training corp, this time when they were still largely at odds with each other. Director Tetsuro Araki, writer Yasuko Kobayashi, character designer Kyoji Asano and WIT Studio are back on the project. Get a look after the jump.
Good Smile Company has kicked off the month of July with the launch of preorders for a Nendoroid figure of Attack on Titan's Armin. This super deformed version of Mr. Arlert ships in October for 3,889yen. Get a look at this, plus other recently solicited figures after the jump.
Good Smile Company had a pair of plotters to preview of their recent NicoNico broadcast. The Kill La Kill Satsuki and Attack on Titan Armin Nendoroid figures aren't available for order yet, but paint sculpts are looking far along. Get a look after the jump.
Last month, Kodansha announced that they'll leverage some corporate synergy by putting Attack on Titan's Levi on the cover of the August issue of women's magazine Frau, on sale July 11th. Author Hajime Isayama's cover art has now been previewed. Get a look after the jump.
Voice actress Maaya Uchida has been quite busy lately. Last weekend, she, Ayana Taketatsu Mimori Suzuko, Yoko Hikasa and Yurika Endo performed at animeloLIVE! P's Live 01 in Tokyo. Thanking her fans, she's tweeted a photo of her Attack on Titan cosplay from the event's cover of Attack on Titan opening "Guren no Yumiya." Get a look after the jump.
Good Smile exclusive Cleaning Levi is coming to a handful of cons worldwide this summer, and Kahotan has the pictures to get you excited. Plus? That Solid Snake Nendoroid is sculpted. Get a look after the jump.
This week, Medicom is exhibiting their line of premium Real Action Heroes figures at Shibuya's Parco Art Museum. At the exhibit, they are previewing Attack on Titan's Annie and a school uniform version of Madoka Magica's Mami Tomoe, which will be exclusives for the Summer Wonder Festival figures event, as well as a street clothes version of Ryuko and a kamui Satsuki from Kill La Kill. Get a look after the jump.
The official site for the Attack on Titan anime project today posted a 30-second teaser for the upcoming first compilation film "Guren no Yumiya" with images for its first advance tickets. The advance tickets are now on sale at the Japanese theaters. Check the clip after the jump.
If you're a figure collector, few words strike fear into your wallet like WonFes. Summer WonFes is coming, and Good Smile Company will be there, along with Max Factory, with a handful of exclusives. Get a look at the roster after the jump.
Kotobukiya has scheduled their third ARTFX J Attack on Titan statue, and if you knew that they already had Eren lined up for August and Mikasa lined up for October, you could probably guess that Levi is the next to be featured. This 1/8th figure is on sale now, with the 28cm figure selling for 11,880yen ahead of a November release. Get a look after the jump.
Happy birthday to the 104th training squad's top team player, Marco Bott! While plenty of Attack on Titan fans remembered the June 16th occasion, the Wings of the Counterattack browser game got into the spirit with a special evening dress illustration of the character. Get a look after the jump.
Today, Attack on Titan author Hajime Isayama re-Tweeted a baked recreation of his manga that impressed and bewildered him. While the food art on @wall_ggg is certainly remarkable, it's not as spectacular as edibles that one Pixiv artist gave an adults-only R-18 rating (for graphic violence). Get a look after the jump.
Oita Prefectural Police's Consumer and Environmental Protection Division has arrested a 39-year-old male office worker from Fukuoka Prefecture on suspicion of uploading episodes of popular TV anime including Attack on Titan and One Piece to the internet without the respective copyright holders' permission. Hit the jump for more details.
The online retailer Amazon Japan has posted its top-selling lists in each category for the first half of 2014 (from December 1, 2013 to May 31, 2014). Notwithstanding its expensive price, the limited edition of the 12th volume of Attack on Titan tops the manga ranking beating the 73rd volume of One Piece. Check the manga/anime top 10 list after the jump.