The June issue of Dragon Age magazine and the site for Kazuki Sakuraba's alternative-history mystery series Gosick has posted a message sharing the sad news that artist Hinata Takeda passed away in January of an undisclosed illness. Takeda also wrote and illustrated the Croisée in a Foreign Labyrinth manga, and Sakuraba says that the time they met, Takeda reminded them of that series' heroine, Yune. More after the jump.
This week, Funimation confirmed that they have acquired the home video rights to the mystery show, Gosick, and launched Part 1 for pre-order ahead of a May 30th, 2017 release. With all this, they have announced its English dub cast. See who's who after the jump.
Hopefully your finances are recharged after the holidays because Funimation has a bank-buster scheduled for May. Recently teased and recently announced collections of Free! season 1, Seven Deadly Sins and Gosick are joined by the live-action Black Butler, plenty of collections of recent titles, and the classic Speed Racer. Get the details after the jump.
Maybe coming at their panel at this weekend's KatsuCon appearance, Funimation has teased that they have news concernings 2011 anime Gosick on the way. The 24-episode Bones production adapted the light novel series by Kazuki Sakuraba, with illustrations by Hinata Takeda, about a Japanese exchange student in 1920s Europe who teams up with a strange, mystery-solving blonde girl.
A Gosick anime staffer isn't the first person you'd expect to find spoofing Pacific Rim but director Hitoshi Nanba (also Grappler Baki), has tweeted their take on Kazuya Kujō and Victorique de Blois as Jaeger pilots in a series of "Gosick Rim" sketches. Get look after the jump.
You may know Aoi Yuuki as the voice of Madoka from Puella Magi Madoka Magica or Victorique from Gosick, but she's getting a singing debut next March. Hit the jump for more info, including her video announcement!
Bandai Entertainment announced at their Otakon panel that they picked up the licenses for Nichijou (from KyoAni) and Gosick (from Bones) anime. Hit the jump for details!