This August's Otakon 20 is getting a very special guest in the form of director, screenwriter, and music producer Shinichiro Watanabe, best known for directing 1998's Cowboy Bebop. Read on for more.
During his appearance at MCM London Comic Con 2013, Red Carpet News TV had the opportunity to speak with anime director Shinichiro Watanabe. The conversation covered his popular Cowboy Bebop, recent Kids on the Slope and upcoming sci-fi comedy. Get a look after the jump.
You may have heard some recent complaints—or even issued some of your own—regarding Sentai Filmworks' Blu-ray release of Shinichirō Watanabe's Kids on the Slope. To those affected by audio issues on the Japanese language track of episode 11, Sentai is listening, and released details regarding a replacement program. More after the jump.
With Shinichiro Watanabe's (Cowboy Bebop, Samurai Champloo) Kids on the Slope adaptation set to be released in North America on DVD and Blu-ray May 7th, Sentai Filmworks has announced the cast for josei jazz series' English dub. See who's who after the jump.
Section23 has announced an interesting anime release slate for May, 2013. The hit K-on! anime movie will hit the stores along side acclaimed works such Colorful and Kids on the Slope. Get the details after the jump.
Crunchyroll News is expanding! Starting today, we will be featuring content with other terrific news sites, reviewers, and bloggers to bring you some of the best anime coverage out there. We start off with a review of The Kids on the Slope by Evan Minto from the Ani-Gamers site. Enjoy it after the jump!
"Eno! Shima! Bowl!" Starting May 1st, the noitaminA Shop & Cafe in Daiba's Aqua City mall built a Duck Curry joint just like in Tsuritama. We've got pix and impressions of both the Tsuritama and Kids on the Slope food items, plus the scoop on how to become a member of the DUCK organization, after the break. Just make sure you've watched through Episode 3 of Tsuritama if you're worried about spoilers!
Following their Kaoru Nishimi glasses, the noitaminA Apparel line is filling out their Kids on the Slope gear by offering the trademark shirt worn by Kids on the Slope's tough jazz drummer Sentarō Kawabuchi. Get a look after the jump.
Although the anime version of Yuki Kodama's Sakamichi no Apollo aka Kids on the Slope is just beginning, the manga is actually pretty much over! The ninth and final volume went on sale today in Japan. Hit the break for more info!
The apparel label tied to alternative anime programming block noitaminA has revealed that the forth of five planned series to be featured is Kids on the Slope. See how it's getting into the spirit of jazz-inspired students in the '60s after the jump.
As expected following its announcement during Anime Boston, Sentai Filmworks has confirmed that it will release the highly anticipated Kids on the Slope anime adaptation on DVD and Blu-Ray. Hit the jump for all of the details.
Sentai Filmworks announced a couple of new titles at Anime Boston, with the addition of Kids on the Slope and Mysterious Girlfriend X. Sentai acquired the streaming and home video rights to both series, and will stream them on The Anime Network and Hulu about a month after they debut on Crunchyroll. Read on for more!