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    Friday July 3, 2015
  • Aniplex+ Offers "Gurren Lagann" x "IdolM@ster" Art

    Book delayed two weeks to July 16th

    While, Publisher Ichijinsha's release of Telegenic, a survey of the animation work from animator/character designer Atsushi Nishigori (Gurren Lagann, Panty and Stocking, the IdolM@ster) got delayed two weeks to July 16h, there's now an awesome new bonus offered for ordering the book through Aniplex+.  Customers will now be getting special art Nishigori featuring a Gurren Lagann x iM@s crossover illustration on a b5 sized board.

  • Wednesday June 17, 2015
  • FEATURE: Shane-nanigans - On Hype Backlash: Kinda-Sorta Gainax Edition

    Sometimes it's cool to hate what's popular, and popular to hate what's cool! BUT WHY!?!

    Everyone's entitled to their own opinion on an anime or manga, that much is certain. But sometimes, wild-eyed individuals appear to strike back against a series whose positive qualities are almost universally acknowledged. They bare the standard of "Hype Backlash", and today, Shane's taking a deeper look at five different (sorta) Gainax titles in hopes of better understanding this odd breed of media fan. Hit the jump and check it out!

  • Wednesday March 4, 2015
  • Official "Gurren Lagann" x "Kill La Kill" Crossover Art Promotes Manga

    The third and final volume of the Ryou Akizuki illustrated Kill La Kill manga was released in Japan this week

    The third and final volume of the Ryou Akizuki illustrated Kill La Kill manga was released in Japan this week. Along with this, pre-orders launched for the third volume of Saki Nonoyama's modern-Japan set alternate universe Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann - Otoko Doahou! Hen manga, featuring a limited edition with a special variant of the Fräulein Revoltech 010 Yoko Littner figure. A selection of participating bookstores are promoting these with special crossover art.

  • Sunday February 1, 2015
  • Daibadi Brings "Gurren Lagann" Tengen Toppa Solvernia Garage Kit to Wonder Festival

    The non-sale follow-up to Tengen Toppa Yoko SP ships in May

    Broadly speaking, Wonder Festival is to figures what Comiket is to doujinshi. With the event coming up February 8th at Makuhari Messe, in Chiba, Japan, Baibadi Production has previewed their Gurren Lagan Tengen Toppa Solvernia garage kit. Nia's "by your side" mech from The Lights in the Sky are Star movie is a follow-up to their Tengen Toppa Yoko SP from last year. Get a look after the jump.

  • Wednesday January 7, 2015
  • "Gurren Lagann" Spin-Off Manga to Offer Schoolgirl Yoko Figure

    Volume three of "Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann - Otoko Doahou! Hen" scheduled for June

    Based on drama CDs released with the anime's DVDs, Saki Nonoyama's Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann - Otoko Doahou! Hen manga recasts the heroes of the mecha series as students in modern Japan. Volume 2 was released at the end of December, and now volume three is going on sale, featuring a limited edition with a re-release of 2008's Fräulein Revoltech 010 Yoko Littner. More after the jump.

  • Thursday November 20, 2014
  • Aniplex Announces "Nisekoi" Vol. 2 and "Gurren Lagann" Release Plans

    Both now available for order

    Aniplex of America has announced that orders are now open for the second Blu-ray collection of Nisekoi. Episodes 6-10 are shipping January 27th for $49.98, marked down from $64.98. Release dates for the new Gurren Lagann Blu-rays have also been announced. More after the jump.

  • Sunday October 12, 2014
  • Check Out New Photos Of The "Gurren Lagann" Stage Play Cast In Costume

    Winners of open audition in costumes!

    As we mentioned back in April, Gainax's Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann is coming back as a stage play this month from the 22nd to the 27th in Tokyo, Japan in Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann -Engeki-hen-. An open audition for its cast was previously conducted and new images of the majority of the cast in costume have been revealed! See the images after the jump!

  • Sunday September 14, 2014
  • Aniplex of America Announces New "Gurren Lagann" Blu-ray Release

    Pre-order opening for first five episode set

    At their industry panel at Nan Desu Kan in Denver, Colorado, Aniplex of America Inc. has announced that the Gurren Lagann Television series will be released on Blu-ray. Previously only available as part of the Gurren Lagann BD Set (Import), the TV series will now be available in a domestic Blu-ray release. The Gurren Lagann TV Series will be released on Blu-ray in a total of 5 volumes. More after the jump.

  • Friday August 15, 2014
  • Adult Swim Announces Labor Day "Attack on Titan" Toonami Marathon

    "Gurren Lagann" premieres this weekend

    Get ready for the Toonami premiere of Gurren Lagann at 2:00am this Saturday. Then, on August 30th, Labor Day weekend plans start with a premiere episode of Space Dandy, followed by a special Attack on Titan marathon. Get the details after the jump.

  • Sunday July 20, 2014
  • "Gurren Lagann" Joins Adult Swim's Toonami Lineup

    Gainax's 2007 series starts in HD on August 16 at 2:00am

    During the latest Tumblr Q&A for Adult Swim's Toonami block, a fan question about Gurren Lagann was announced in the most ideal of ways. Gainax's 2007 series is set to run on Toonami starting August 16 at 2:00am. More after the jump.

  • Saturday May 24, 2014
  • Aniplex Schedules "Silver Spoon, "AnoHana" Movie, "Gurren Lagann" Double Feature and "Madoka Magica" Double Feature

    Pre-orders open 5/2 ahead of July releases

    Aniplex of America has announced a slate of July releases that includes the Anohana movie, Silver Spoon and double feature packages of Gurren Lagann and Madoka Magica. Get the details after the jump.

  • Saturday April 12, 2014
  • "Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann" Returns in Stage Play Form

    Open auditions being held, play hits the stage in Tokyo from October 22 to 26

    Gainax's Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann is coming back! Okay, it's coming back as a stage play, but still… everything about that previous sentence is true. Office Endless recently announced the adaptation, with the play set to hit Tokyo this October. Read on for more.