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    Sunday January 6, 2013
  • A Visual Guide to the Seven Versions of "Maoyu"

    See how the light novel series and five manga stand against the new anime

    Originally a story posted on message board 2Ch, Touno Mamare's macroeconomic fantasy Maoyuu Maou Yuusha (Demon Queen and Hero) aka MAOYU found a publishing deal and inspired five manga adaptations before becoming this season's anime that reunites Spice and Wolf director, writer and principal cast. See how all these versions visually compare after the jump.

  • Tuesday November 6, 2012
  • VIDEO: Latest "Maoyuu Maou Yuusha" Anime Preview

    This winter's Spice and Wolf meets Dragon Quest meets Queen's Blade anime

    Originally a story posted on message board 2Ch, Touno Mamare's macroeconomic fantasy Maoyuu Maou Yuusha found a publishing deal, already inspired five manga adaptations, and is heading to Japanese TV as an anime series this winter. The intriguing series reunites Spice and Wolf director, writer and principal cast, and brings it to an anime studio known for fanservice filled works like Queen's Blade: Rebellion. Get a new look after the jump.

  • Friday October 26, 2012
  • Latest "Maoyuu Maou Yuusha" Anime Visuals

    Spice and Wolf meets Dragon Quest meets Queen's Blade

    January's Maoyuu Maou Yuusha (Demon Queen and Hero) anime should be an interesting experiment. It takes a didactic fantasy light novel series, often compared to Spice and Wolf; reunites S&W's director, writer and principal cast, and brings it to an anime studio known for fanservice filled works like Queen's Blade: Rebellion. See the latest hints at the results after the jump.

  • Monday September 24, 2012
  • "Maoyuu Maou Yuusha" Fantasy Macroeconomics Anime Cast Revealed

    Voice of Holo cast in "Spice and Wolf meets Dragon Quest" light novel series adaptation

    The site for the anime adaptation of "Spice and Wolf meets Dragon Quest" light novel series Maoyuu Maou Yuusha (Demon Queen and Hero) has been updated to list the cast of the social criticism heavy fantasy series. Appropriately, Ami Koshimizu (Spice and Wolf's Holo) is the Demon Queen, while Jun Fukuyama (Yukio Okumura from Blue Exorcist) plays the Hero. More after the jump.

  • Thursday August 9, 2012
  • VIDEO: "Spice and Wolf" Meets "Queen's Blade" in First "Maoyuu Maou Yuusha" Promo

    Macroeconomics heavy fantasy series shares Spice and Wolf's director and writer

    Light novel series Maoyuu Maou Yuusha (Demon Queen and Hero) is often called "Spice and Wolf meets Dragon Quest", and in fact, the macroeconomics heavy fantasy series shares Spice and Wolf's director and writer. However, it's from the studio that brought you Queen's Blade: Rebellion. See the first promo after the jump.

  • Monday July 23, 2012
  • First Visuals from "Maoyuu Maou Yuusha" Fantasy Anime - UPDATED

    A first look at the anime designs for Demon Queen and Hero

    The site for the anime adaptation of "Spice and Wolf meets Dragon Quest" light novel series Maoyuu Maou Yuusha (Demon Queen and Hero) has gone live, and with it, there's a first look at the principal characters of the social criticism heavy fantasy series. Get a look after the jump.