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.
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.
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.
News for Gargantia out of this weekend's AmimeJapan2014 tradeshow is that a two part Gargantia OVA follow-up is planned, with the first episode scheduled for fall 2014. Special event screenings are planned. More after the jump.
The blog for mecha anime Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet has announced that fans have finally gotten the Chamber figure that they're looking for with Volk's release of a color resign garage kit, premiering for All That's Hobby 21 on March 1st. Meanwhile, MegaHouse will be adding a heroic Majectic Prince Red Five to its Variable Action mecha line in July. Get a look after the jump.
Wave's Beach Queen figure line will dress up heroines from just about anime in swimsuits. Here are couple that actually make a bit of sense. The first Gargantia figures, Amy and Bellows, are now scheduled for September. Get a look after the jump.
Back in October, Gargantia on the Verduous Planet's official Twitter announct, along with Digitaro of Nitro+, announced that a sequel to the anime had been green-lit. Further details are now scheduled to be revealed at 1pm on March 23 at the AnimeJapan 2014 Open Stage. More after the jump.
Figure maker Volks is kicking off the new year with a resin garage kit of Gargantia heroine Amy. The 1/7th scale CharaGumin from sculptor Zoukei-mura comes with eye decals at 9,240yen. Get a look after the jump.
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.