Kodansha Comics announced a slate of North American manga licenses at this weekend's New York Comic Con that included InuYashiki, the new manga by the author of Gantz about a dying old man, loved only by his dog, is killed in an alien crash landing, only to be rebuilt as a machine, as well as Rui Watanabe's shoujo FAIRY TAIL spin-off Blue Mistral and more.
At Anime Weekend Atlanta, FUNimation announced the Blu-ray and DVD rights for Soul Eater Not! The series is expected to release in summer 2015, and it will include an English dub track. They also announced their first titles for their fall simulcast plans. Get the details after the jump.
It's a big week coming up for Hiro Mashima. He has his first one-shot manga in three years with historical fantasy "Hoshigami no Satsuki." Then, his latest hit Fairy Tail celebrates its 400th chapter with a color space and Shonen Magazine cover. Get a look after the jump.
Fans of both puzzle games and Fairy Tail have a new title to look forward to, with Taito set to release Fairy Tail: Brave Saga in Japan. The puzzle-RPG battler features chibi versions of the manga/anime series' cast, and it's coming to iOS and Android this fall. Hit the jump for some screens.
If you follow Fairy Tail manga author Hiro Mashima on Twitter, recently you'll have noticed that a) he's been playing The Last of Us, b) his sleep patterns are off, and c) his sketch world has gotten exceedingly weird. Whether these are related is open to speculation. See the results after the jump.
Fairy Tail author Hiro Mashima is back sharing sketchs on Twitter. There's an amusing if not terribly seasonal frog suit Juvia, but what's really going to grab attention is the fanservice of a swimsuit Erza. Get a look after the jump.