In their latest live painting video, drawing tablet makers Wacom have posted a demonstration of Noizi Ito, best known for illustrating the Haruhi Suzumiya and Shakugan no Shana novels in addition to her eroge game work, using their Cintiq 24HD touch pen tablet. Get a look after the jump.
The July issue of Kadokawa Shoten's manga magazine Altima A (Ace), which is published today in Japan, is bundled with a Graphig papercraft kit of Haruhi-chan from The Melancholy of Haruhi-chan Suzumiya. This is the first Graphig kit featuring the characters from the entire Haruhi Suzumiya series. Hit the jump for more details.
Yen Press has outlined its manga plans for this spring and summer. Debuts include Madoka Magica, Haruhi spin-off The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-Chan, Soul Eater Not! and Until Death Do Us Part. Details after the jump.
Ishikawa Prefectural Board of Education has taken disciplinary action of a two month suspension from his office against the 33-year-old male primary teacher who uploaded the TV anime K-ON!!, The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, and Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai in the beginning of August this year. He was arrested by Hyogo Police in September and has already paid the 400,000 yen (about US$5,200) fine. More details after the jump.