Kyoto Animation is certainly keeping busy these days. After Free! this season and Kyoukai no Kanata
next season, this weekend's debut of the Chuunibyou Demo Koi ga Shitai! The Movie - Rikka Takanashi Revision movie was coupled with the news that the previously announced second season is slated for winter. Beyond that, KyoAni announced a new follow-up to the winter 2013 anime Tamako Market. More after the the jum[
March's final episode of Kyoto Animation's Tamako Market featured a promo for more Chūnibyō demo Koi ga Shitai!, and the general assumption reasonably pointed to a second TV series. It turns out that KyoAni didn't pull a fast one on us or shift the format because, as Newtype is slated to confirm that Chu2Koi2 will be bringing its adolescent delusion comedy/drama back to television. More after the jump.
Kyoto Animation fans went into today's final episode of Tamako Market with the expectation that the studio behind Haruhi, Fullmetal Panic Second Raid, Hyoka, Kanon and by virtue of a connection to Animation Do, that "Sexy Swimming" calling card promo, would announce its next project. What aired was a new teaser for Chūnibyō demo Koi ga Shitai! More after the jump.
As soon as we saw Chūnibyō Demo Koi ga Shitai's eyepatched heroine Rikka, we assumed this was inevitable. Thankfully, it was mash-up master g3pen do took up the task. So, without further without further ado... Another x Chūnibyō Demo Koi ga Shitai! Get a look after the jump.
Kyoto Animation has clarified that next June's release of the seventh Chunibyo Demo Koi ga Shitai! Blu-ray will feature the full array of bonus shorts, including the six lite episode, "Death of Field - Love and Hate Theater" and the "Black Report" as well as the Lite versions of the ending and opening, in addition to cast and staff commentary. Catch the final lite short after the jump.
Kyoto Animation has posted the penultimate "lite" bonus mini episode of Chunibyo Demo Koi ga Shitai! Meanwhile, fans aren't sure if KyoAni are up to their old, Haruhi-esque tricks, so they've compiled a comparison video to see if any differences are creeping into the serious much talked about opening. Get a look after the jump.
Singer Natsuko Aso's 11th single is a double, featuring her "Parade!" and “CROSS x OVER SENSATION” from OVA Otome wa Boku ni Koishiteru ~ Futari no Elder. Aso, along with her Shin Mazinger bookend JAM Project, will be performing November 3rd at Otakon Music Fest. More after the jump.
The official Twitter account for Chunibyo Demo Koi ga Shitai recently revealed that six "lite" mini-episodes are being planned for the new Kyoto Animation series. In that case, we're breaking the half way point with the terribly moe new fourth episode. Get a look after the jump.
Anime Network has announced the upcoming online release of Kyoto Animation's (Haruhi, K-On!!, and My Ordinary Life) new Chunibyo Demo Koi Ga Shitai this week on Anime Network Online. The first episode is scheduled to premiere Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 09:30 AM CDT. More after the jump.
Tatsuya Ishihara's Chunibyo Demo Koi ga Shitai! is quite something. If you haven't seen it, the idea is to watch it with one eye at a time, like its eye patch wearing heroine. At the same time, it keeps switching eyes too fast to follow. A new Japanese MAD fan movie tries to repeat the idea for Madoka Magica. Get a look after the jump.
The otaku pilgrim who filmed a visit to the locations that inspired Tari Tari last season has repeated the impressive process for Chunibyo Demo Koi ga Shitai! this week. See the results, plus plenty of other Chu2Koi goodies after the jump.
For those whose Chu2Koi mania have them wanting more, Kyoto Animation has treated the internet to a full 30-second preview of Chunibyo Demo Koi ga Shitai! aka Regardless of My Adolescent Delusions of Grandeur, I Want a Date! Get a look after the jump.
Back to playing with the structure and versioning of their much talked about new show, the Haruhi Suzumiya animators at Kyoto Animation have posted a second six minute "lite" episode of Chunibyo Demo Koi ga Shitai! Get a look after the jump.
Hot off today's airing of Kyoto Animation's Chunibyo Demo Koi ga Shitai!, Lantis has posted promo's for ZAQ's opening "Sparkling Daydream" and the voice cast's (Maaya Uchida, Chinatsu Akasaki, Azumi Asakura , and Sumire Uesaka) ending "Inside Identity." The single for the former hits October 24th while the latter is out November 21st. Get a look after the jump.
Hot off this weekend's licensing news, Kyoto Animation has posted an advanced look at episode one of Chunibyo Demo Koi ga Shitai! aka Regardless of My Adolescent Delusions of Grandeur, I Want a Date! It doesn't have the sort of structural playfulness of some KyoAni material, but it does have an imouto with a giant sword! Get a look after the jump.