As part of the promotion for the upcoming Blue Exorcist stage play, actress Yumi Sugimoto (who plays Shura Kirigakure in the latest stage adaptation) recently shot a gravure spread for Japanese Playboy magazine while dressed as Shura which went on sale today in Japan! See the teaser image of her Shura spread after the jump!
If you follow Blue Exorcist author Kazue Kato on Twitter, you'll know that she's something of a Walking Dead fan. She drew tribute art for New Years. She had a sketch for the March Japanese debut of season four. And this week, she posted a Daryl and Beth piece she stumbled on from her sketch book. Get a look after the jump.
Following up on preliminary news this past November, Aniplex of America has announced that the Blue Exorcist TV series will be making its U.S. network television debut on Adult Swim’s Toonami on February 22nd. More after the jump.
Blue Exorcist author Kazue Katoh was busy posting many drawings during New Year's celebrations! Besides the illustration of Rin and Yukio eating end-of-the-year soba noodles (a Japanese tradition), she also did a New Year's card with Rin, Yukio and Shiemi in Walking Dead costumes, which is a show she loves. Plus, a gallery of New Year's cards by other mangaka for Phi Brain, Gingitsune, Keroro and more after the jump!
Along with volume 12 of the manga hitting Japanese stores, today is also the birthday of Blue Exorcist twin leads Rin and Yukio Okumura. Course there's plenty of fan art to celebrate, and series author Kazue Kato got in on the fun with a sketch of her own. Get a look after the jump.
Blue Exorcist author Kazue Kato has been having some fun with the holidays, and in addition to sharing the celebration with Tweeted photos of her Christmas cake, she has shared sketches of her characters wishing a Merry Christmas. Get a look after the jump.
When Blue Exorcist author Kazue Kato posts illustrations to twitter, they tend to be interesting, such as the genderswapped art from this spring. Today, she was going through old images and stumbled on early versions of the Blue Exorcist cast. Get a look after the jump.
With Blue Exorcist joining Cartoon Network's Toonami block in March, Aniplex has posted a special announcement promo for the series. Get a look after the jump.
Aniplex of America has announced on their Aniplex Live Show on Friday that the Blue Exorcist TV Series will be making its U.S. network television debut on Adult Swim’s Toonami in March 2014. More after the jump.
Like Vertical and Kodansha, Viz announced its latest slate of manga licenses at New York Comic Con today. Plans were headlined by what they're calling the "one of the best science fiction manga to come out in year," Terra Formars, as well as its fellow 2013 Manga Tasiho nominee, Ore Monogatari!! (My Love Story). Get the details after the jump.