It is officially confirmed today that a stage play adaptation of Hiro Mashima's action fantasy manga Fairy Tail is in the works. 25-year-old Shuto Miyazaki, a member of Watanabe Entertainment's actor group D-BOYS, is cast as the protagonist Natsu Dragneel. Hit the jump for more details.
Along with their second version of swimsuit-clad Lucy Heartfilia, scheduled for January, figure maker X-Plus has scheduled a bathing wear version of the Saber Tooth guild's celestial wizard Yukino Agria. Due in February, the 20cm 1/7 scale figure is selling for 9,504 with tax. Get a look after the jump.
11.26's Good Bath day is another of those pun pseudo-holidays, based on 11 being pronounced as "Ii" and 26 being read as "Furo," or together as "good bath." Among the folks who had fun with the occasion on social media was Fairy Tail author Hiro Mashima, who posted a bit of fanservice. Get a look after the jump.
Apple's new Ipad Pro and Pencil have created a remarkable amount of excitement about manga creators, with a number of notables eager to try out of the new tech toys and post the results to social media. Check it out after the jump.
Rosanna Pansino is back with another Japanese pop culture inspired baking project. Due to popular demand, the geek baker went for a treat from Fairy Tail, specifically its Fantasia Cake. Watch how to make your own after the jump.
Fairy Tail PR has filled in the mystery casting for the winter TV anime adaptation of Hiro Mashima's Zero prequel manga with news that Kana Hanazawa will voice the role of Zera. More after the jump.
Fairy Tail is already in a festive mood. The new issue of Kodansha's Special Magazine not only has a Santa suit Lucy cover, the striking art by series author Hiro Mashima is also featured on a bonus clearfile, packaged with the November 20th release.