Hiro Mashima's action fantasy manga series Fairy Tail celebrates its 10th anniversary this year. To commemorate it, a time-limited special exhibition dedicated to Mashima's original manga drawings will be held on the fifth floor of Tokyo Solamachi in Tokyo Skytree Town for nine days from September 17 to 25. Hit the jump for more details.
Pretty much as always, Fairy Tail author Hiro Mashima has been busy lately. He's been preparing to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the series, which debuted in Weekly Shōnen Magazine on August 2, 2006. And, he recently traveled to France for mega-anime-con Japan Expo. Still, he has found time to appreciate hit game Overwatch, plus sketch some of his ladies in battle-damaged outfits. Get a look after the jump.
Back at May's Free Comic Book Day promo event, Kodansha Comics presented a preview pamphlet of Attack on Titan Antholog. For fans who could not make it to their local brick-and-mortar comic shop, the free sample is now available digitally. More after the jump.
A couple weeks ago we posted about Dead or Alive 5: Last Round's planned costume collaboration with Fairy Tail. The set is now available, and Koei Tecmo is here with a trailer previewing the outfits, including Eliot as Natsu, Kasumi as Erza, Helena as Aquarius, and more after the jump.
The new issue of Kodansha's monthly Magazine Special is out in Japan June 20th. In addition to the launch of Peach-Pit's (Shugo Chara!, Rozen Maiden) Trickster, tying into the fall anime, the magazine features a guest appearance by Hiro Mashima's Fairy Tail, on loan from Weekly Shonen Magazine. The 23-page story sports a color title page in addition to remarkably hot summer cover art.
Previewing their June 23 issue (on newstands June 9th), Japanese gaming magazine Famitsu has offered a small sample of their latest Dead or Alive Xtreme 3/DOA5LR feature, with a look at the former's "soft lotion" item addition and the latter's costume collaboration with fantasy action series Fairy Tail.
In preparation for the June 7th release of Fairy Tail: Part Twenty, featuring episodes 227 -239, FUNimation has announced English dub cast addition who will be joining the series for the Tartaros Arc. See who's who after the jump.
It's June 4th, which is another of the calendar's big Fairy Tail holidays. July 2nd is Natsu Day, September 1 is Gray Day, October 2nd is Juvia Day, and June 4 is... Lucy Day! Author Hiro Mashima celebrated with a sketch. Get a look after the jump.