FUNimation's Otakon announcements included plenty of anime movies, with Project Itoh, the new Ghost in the Shell, and Psycho-Pass. Along with this is the classic Speed Racer and 2005's remarkably distinctive Noein. Get the details after the jump.
It was announced at the press conference yesterday that 22-year-old actress/fashion model Kaede Aono will play Motoko Kusanagi in the upcoming stage play adaptation of the four-part film series Ghost in the Shell: Arise. Hit the jump for more details.
Hobbyists and fans of survival games are in for a futuristic treat, because Laylax is producing an airsoft rifle based on the "Schrödinger" assault rifles wielded by Major Kusanagi Motoko and Batou in the new Ghost in the Shell: Shin Gekijōban theatrical film. Hit the jump to check it out.
In collaboration with the upcoming Ghost in the Shell: Shin Gekijōban theatrical film, Independent is crafting a line of high quality men's watches for the fashionable fan of the Mobile Armored Riot Police. Hit the jump to check it out.
The "Ghost in the Shell REALIZE PROJECT" and Avatta, a Japanese studio specializing in photogrammetry, have created a visually stunning multimedia web presentation entitled "3D Photogrammetry feat. Motoko Kusanagi". Hit the jump to learn more.