It is confirmed today that Hakuouki ~Otogi Soushi~, a new spin-off TV anime series based on Idea Factory's popular otome game franchise Hakuouki, is in the works. "Otogi Zoushi" means a book of fairy-tale or ghost stories. Check the main visual featuring the Chibi version characters after the jump.
Where do we begin with what those pointy animal ears would do to us, especially when they are on deformed otome game characters? A Japanese otome game developer in Otomate knows all too well and that's exactly what they are offering fans at the Otomate In Nanjatown 2014 event starting from May 10th for about 2 months in Ikebukuro, Japan. See them after the jump!
The official site for the forthcoming anime film Hakuouki Dai-Nishou Shikon Soukyu (Hakuouki: Chapter 2 Samurai Spirits Blue Sky) has posted a 70-second trailer. It is the second installment of the two-part film project based on the popular otome video game series Hakuouki featuring the famous Shinsengumi characters. Check the clip after the jump.
Hakuouki, the otome game series about a young woman's relationships with the samurai of the Shinsengumi, is set to be reimagined for a modern setting in Hakuoki: Sweet School Life. Idea Factory's PS Vita about Chizuru, the first girl admitted into the previously all male Haku High is slated to be released in spring 2014. Check out the preview screenshots after the jump.
A 44-second preview video for a 2013 summer anime film Hakuouki Dai-isshou Kyoto Ranbu (Hakuouki: Chapter 1 Kyoto Boisterous Dance) has been posted in the web. It was announced in 2012 that the film would be the first part of the two-part Hakuouki film project. Check the video after the jump.
PK Theater, a Japanese creator team who have successfully produced the PSYCHO-PASS Hands-On game will produce another Live-Action Hands-On game based on Hakuouki for Toshimaen, an amusement park in Japan. Players can also play the game in cosplay if they choose to do so. More after the jump!
Miki Shinichiro has been one of the most recognized voices in anime for over 20 years. He has done a variety of roles from young to old to serious to comedy to romantic to non-human, but he is best known for his ability to voice mysterious characters and be comedic while still managing to be cool. See what other characters Miki does after the jump!
At an event today in Yokohoma for buyers of the OVA Hakuouki Sekkaroku, three new animated projects for Hakuouki were announced. Read on for details on the new OVA, new TV season and new movie.