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    Wednesday December 24, 2014
  • "Squid Girl," "Gargantia" and "Arpeggio" Celebrate a Blue Christmas

    Well wishes and one-panel gag manga posted

    A number of aquatic anime and manga makers have checked in with their wet wishes for a blue Christmas. Arpeggio of Blue Steel's Ark Performance deployed Heavy Cruiser Takao with a "Merry Xmas" message to "All People." Gargantia had a special Christmas Eve hitokoma (one-panel) Kuu gag manga and Squid Girl author Masahiro Anbe  has his own.

  • Wednesday October 15, 2014
  • Good Smile Arms Line Launches With "Gargantia" Chambers

    1/50th scale figure coming in May

    Good Smile Company has launched a new Arms line of mecha figures with Chamber from Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet. Supervised by designer Makoto Ishiwata, the 1/50th scale figure stands 19cm, features articulated joints, Pinion Halberd, Beam Rifle, Gatling Gun, two missile launchers, six alternate hands and effect parts for standing in flying motion. It ships in May for 18,333yen. Get a look after the jump.

  • Sunday September 28, 2014
  • "Gargantia" Tribute Art Countdown to OVA Concludes

    After its limited theatrical screening September 27th, the first episode will be released on November 21st

    The Gargantia ~Meguru Kōro, Haruka~ OVA is scheduled for its limited theatrical screening September 27th ahead of its November 21st home video release. To prepare fans, the series' site and Twitter account has resumed its feed of tribute art (frequently from R18 doujinshi artists) with a 50 day countdown. See the results after the jump.

  • Tuesday September 2, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Gargantia" OVA Theme Song PV by TRUE

    Double tie-up single "Hajimari no Tsubasa/TWIN BIRD" hits stores October 8

    Lantis has posted a 90-second short promotional video for TRUE's "Hajimari no Tsubasa" (The Wings of the Beginning), the theme song for the two-part OVA Suisei no Gargantia -Meguru Kouro, Haruka-, with a trial listening video for her "TWIN BIRD," an insert song for Buddy Complex: Final Chapter. Check the clips after the jump.

  • Saturday August 30, 2014
  • VIDEO: Latest Trailer for "Gargantia" OVA 1st Part

    Limited theatrical screening starts on September 27

    A 80-second full trailer for the first part of the upcoming two-part OVA Suisei no Gargantia -Meguru Kouro, Haruka-/Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet -Traveling the Route, Far Away- is now online. It introduce a new character for the sequel story, Reema voiced by Inori Minase. Check the clip after the jump.

  • Tuesday August 26, 2014
  • Asumi Seto, Megumi Toyoguchi Voice Original "Gargantia Online Fleet" Characters

    DMM's fleet simulation game launching

    Voice actors Asumi Seto, Megumi Toyoguchi, and Kenji Akabane, along with director/writer Takuya Satō (Steins;Gate, the 2006 Fate/stay night and 2006 Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works) have signed to provide original characters and content in Gargantia Online Fleet, the SLG game from DMM, of KanColle fame. More after the jump.

  • Monday August 18, 2014
  • "Gargantia" Tribute Art Counts Down to OVA

    After its limited theatrical screening September 27th, the first episode will be released on November 21st

    The Gargantia ~Meguru Kōro, Haruka~ OVA is scheduled to open for its limited theatrical screening September 27th ahead of its November 21st home video release. To prepare fans, the series' site and Twitter account has resumed its feed of tribute art (frequently from R18 doujinshi artists) with a 50 day countdown. Check out what's been posted so far after the jump.

  • Tuesday July 15, 2014
  • TRUE and ChouCho to Perform "Gargantia" OVA Themes

    Performers to appear at "Gargantia" stage event during Summer Wonder Festival

    A Gargantia event scheduled for July 27th, during the Summer Wonder Festival figures event, will be featuring previews of the upcoming ~Meguru Kōro, Haruka~ OVA's theme songs.  ChouCho returns to the sci-fi series for new ending "Precious Treasure," while TRUE performs "Wings of the Beginning." More after the jump.

  • Friday July 4, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Gargantia" OVA Preview

    After its limited theatrical screening September 27th, the first episode will be released on November 21st, with the second coming on May 27th, 2015

    The Gargantia ~Meguru Kōro, Haruka~ OVA is scheduled to open for its limited theatrical screening September 27th and with tickets going on sale this weekend, a new visual has accompanied a preview video. Get a look aftrr the jump.

  • Thursday June 19, 2014
  • "Gargantia" OVA Release Scheduled

    After its limited theatrical screening September 27th, the first episode will be released on November 21st, with the second coming on May 27th, 2015

    Following yesterday's browser game fun, Bandai Visual has posted their listing for the Japanese Blu-ray release of the Gargantia ~Meguru Kōro, Haruka~ OVA. After its limited theatrical screening September 27th, the first episode will be released on November 21st, with the second coming on May 27th, 2015. More after the jump.

  • Wednesday June 18, 2014
  • VIDEO: Internet Explorer Demonstrates Browser Capabilities with 3D Fly Through "Gargantia" - UPDATED

    Explore the ship and explore the WebGL code

    Production I.G has teamed up the Japanese Internet Explorer team to demonstrate WebGL with a game featuring a 3D fly through the sci-fi anime's titular Gargantia. In addition to playing the game, you can take a look at its implementation with code also posted on the site. More after the jump.

  • Tuesday June 3, 2014
  • VIDEO: "Gargantia" Character Novel Chapter and Contest PV Posted

    Check out an adorable sleeping Amy by manga artist

    The Gargantia site is starting to get busy in anticipation of ~Meguru Kōro, Haruka~, the two-part OVA scheduled for this fall. Today's update featured the first chapter of a special character novel with illustration by spin-off manga artist Okada Anmitsu. That and more after the jump.

  • Saturday May 17, 2014
  • MegaHouse Schedules "Gargantia" Amy Figure

    1/8th scale figure ships in September

    Figure fans who aren't into the garage kit scene are finally getting their chance to their own scale figure of Gargantia heroine Amy thanks to MegaHouse. Scheduled for September, the 1/8th scale, 11 cm reclined figure by Norio Kibayashi (who did their Dragon's Crown Amazon) ships in September for 9,990yen. Get a look after the jump.

  • Thursday April 3, 2014
  • Hanaharu Naruko Character Art for "Gargantia" OVA Posted

    Salvage worker Leedo joined by new messenger Reema

    Gargantia's site has been updated with Hanaharu Naruko's character designs for ~Meguru Kōro, Haruka~, the two-part OVA scheduled for this fall. First previewed in a visual at AnimeJapan, these offer a look at Ledo, now a Yunboro pilot working salvage under Bellows, and Reema, a messenger junior to Amy. Check them out after the jump.