Kadokawa Shouten’s manga magazine Newtype Ace, launched in 2011 to feature manga tie-ins to anime properties, announced plans to end this month, with most of its series moving it Nico Nico Ace. More after the jump.
Due to production on a "Haikyo Sendan" OVA, the Japanese release of the first Gargantia Blu-ray box set has been delayed from this month to next. In addition to that flashback look at 15-year-old Ridget, it will feature a 100-page CD logbook, a drama CD, a Naruko Hanaharu manga, 40-page illustrated booklet, 224 pages of storyboards, 8 illustrated cards, and cast and staff commentaries. Get a look after the jump.
Viz announced at Anime Expo that they've licensed last season's Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet anime and this season's Blood Lad. Both will stream on their site and Hulu before 2014 home video releases. Gargantia rights include the OVAs. More after the jump.
The guys from Ani-Gamers are BACK with a critical survey of the first handful of episodes of one of this season’s biggest anime Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet. Read their opinions, and weigh in with your own, after the jump!
Famitsu has announced that its Famitsu Comic Clear will be running a Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet: Mizuhana no Bellows starting June 7th. The series, illustrated by Shu, follows Bellows' salvage career leading up her discovery of Ledo and his Chamber mech at the start of the sci-fi anime. More after the jump.
Wave has good news for fans of anime's (relatively) older women. Having previously announced plans to feature Gargantia's Amy and Bellows in their Beach Queen line, then adding Saaya and Melty, they've now confirmed that Ridget will not be left out. More after the jump.