According to Daily Cyzo, a Japanese entertainment publication, a live-action film adaptation of Hiromu Arakawa's action-fantasy manga Fullmetal Alchemist is currently in development with plans for a 2017 release. Hit the jump to learn the details of this forbidden transmutation.
It is announced on the 52nd issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday, which is officially published today in Japan, that a serialization of Hiromu Arakawa's farming-themed manga Gin no Saji/Silver Spoon will resume on its 5th issue of 2016 to be published on January 27 of next year. Hit the jump for more details.
From milking cows to publishing manga under a male pseudonym, Hiromu Arakawa is an eccentric among eccentrics. Her whimsical, dynamic style is instantly recognizable, one that can and has adapted itself to just about every setting. Check out the stylish action and diverse works of one of Japan's most reclusive mangaka, after the jump!
The official Twitter account for the 2015 anime adaptation of The Heroic Legend of Arslan has confirmed that the adventures of the deposed prince will continue in 2016 with a sequel series. Hit the jump to learn more.
Tokyo Anime Center, an anime-themed exhibition space in Akihabara, is sponsoring an art exhibition featuring production materials used in the creation of the 2015 TV anime, The Heroic Legend of Arslan. Hit the jump to learn more.
A sneak peek video for the latest episode of "Short Comedy of Arslan," which will be included in the upcoming 2nd DVD/Blu-ray volume of the TV anime The Heroic Legend of Arslan, is now online. It features Gieve, who is a traveling musician in the original story, as a hard rock artist playing in concert. Check the clip after the jump.