Happy birthday to Himouto! Umaru-chan neighbor/classmate Nana Ebina. The transfer student was so popular that, following a poll, she got her own spin-off manga Akita Imokko! Ebina-chan. Now, in time for her birthday and appearances in the second season of anime, she's getting tributes from voice actress Akari Kageyama, and Umaru's Aimi Tanaka. Plus, Good Smile Company has launched pre-orders for their Nendoroid figure of the character. Get a look after the jump.
The new issue of Weekly Young Jump hit Japan today, officially announcing plans to end Sankaku Head's 2013 comedy Himouto! Umaru-chan in another three chapters. UMR took to Twitter to confirm the time frame for the series' ending. Sankaku Head added that the series, currently at 11 volumes, has had a good run. Fans should follow it to the end, and plans are developing beyond that.
Manga magazine Young Jump is announcing plans to end Sankaku Head's 2013 comedy Himouto! Umaru-chan in another three chapters. The upcoming issue 50 of this year's run of the weekly will also an important announcement concerning the series. More after the jump.
If you're a fan of both Overwatch and Himouto! Umaru-chan, you're the ultimate target audience for Glayer_'s animated tribute. The Korean blogger spent the past year working on a video that mixes the Umaru-chan opening with Overwatch's D.Va, with the first sample clip debuting late last year.
Recently on her official Twitter feed, voice actress Aimi Tanaka gave fans a candid look at her work as the lead character in Himouto! Umaru-chan R with some behind-the-scenes photos revealing Tanaka's method of conveying Umaru's ravenous appetite. Hit the jump to learn more.
Toho Animation Store has confirmed that the store's limited edition set of the upcoming first DVD/Blu-ray volume of Himouto! Umaru-chan R, the TV anime second season based on Sankaku Head's comedy manga series, will include the "Necolumbus" color version Nendoroid figure of the protagonist girl Umaru Doma. Hit the jump for more details.
Himōto! Umaru-chan R is back! It's returning to anime on October 8th. In the meantime, manga author Sankaku Head is well... drawing Northern White-faced Owl Professor and Eurasian Eagle Owl Assistant. Get a look after the jump.
Sentai Filmworks has announced the license of fall 2017 TV anime Himouto! Umaru-chan R. The series will soon be available to stream in the U.S. on Anime Strike. More after the jump.