It's time again to be prepare for a bit of jealousy as the special goods for doujinshi mega-event Comic Market are revealed. With Comiket 85 set to take place at Tokyo Big Sight December 29-31, the markers of Girls und Panzer and Gargantia have revealed their official hug pillows for the event. Get a look after the jump.
The Gargantia staff recently got together to celebrate the fan support that lead to a sequel to the anime being green-lit, and while they were gathered, they had a chance to wish a happy birthday to Kaito Ishikawa, the Ledo voice actor who turned 20 on October 13th. Producer Tarou Deji tweeted the photos. Get a look after the jump.
The third Gargantia Blu-ray box will feature a OVA 15th episode, exploring Kugel's past and featuring guest voice actress Minori Chihara (singer of the series' opening, voice of Haruhi's Yuki). A preview screening will take place at this weekend's Machi ★ Asobi anime/manga/game event in Tokushima. Get a look at the previews images after the jump.
ArcheAge, a MMORPG with more sandbox elements from Jake Song (former developer of Lineage) has launched a promotion with sci-fi anime Gargantia. For a limited time, you can buy "realistic" Amy and Ledo outfits for your avatars and buy a virtual Ledo figure for your in-game house. The game will also be introducing material to customize your outfits, builds and airship in the motif of Gargantia. More after the jump.
With the super deformed Attack on Titan Mikasa Nendoroid and 13cm jointed Gargantia Amy figma hitting preorder this week ahead of January 2014, Good Smile Company has posted previews of the anticipated figures. Get a look after the jump.
Gargantia's super popular dance scene is getting an encore in character designer's Hanaharu Naruko's second 10 page manga, to be packaged with the second Blu-ray box on September 25th. This time it's Ridget and Bellows in that memorable attire. Get a look after the jump.
Good Smile Company has launched pre-orders for a selection of Gargantia goods, headlined by a plushie of Amy's inseparable rodent companion, Grace, but also including a Chamber iPhone case and more. Get a look after the jump.
Gargantia has had a close relationship with all sorts of doujinshi authors. Look at its end cards and the tribute illustrations its posted. And, it's not been uncomfortable with eroge artists, employing hentai talent Hanaharu Naruko for its original character design. So, it's not unexpected that Production I.G will be featuring that sort of work in special items prepared for the Summer Comiket doujinshi mega event. Get a look after the jump.
The official Gargantia site has posted a new preview video of the OVA, set to be released with the first Blu-ray box set on August 28, along with a look at Yuichi Nakamura (Oreimo's Kyōsuke Kōsaka)voiced Ritenour. Get a look after the jump.
The official site for Gargantia has been updated with a preview for the goodies set to be released with the third Blu-ray box. In addition to offering a look at Hanaharu Naruko's full color manga, it previewed OVA original character sisters Aleria, Onderia, Kuraria and Linaria, voiced by Minori Chihara (singer of the series' opening, voice of Haruhi's Yuki). Get a look after the jump.