The Kyoto Animation Awards - an annual contest in which Kyoto Animation grants cash prizes to promising unpublished novel, scenario, and manga works - has announced that once again no official prizes will be awarded in the three major categories. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official website for Kyoto Animation's Hibike! Euphonium/Sound! Euphonium anime series today announced that the highly anticipated TV anime second season is set to premiere in October 2016. The news was also revealed in the ending credit of the compilation film of the first season released in Japan today. Hit the jump for more details.
A Silent Voice, an animated theatrical film based on the manga of the same name by Yoshitoki Oima, has revealed its main staff, a key visual, and 30 second teaser trailer. Hit the jump to learn more.
A recent poll on Akiba Souken's Anime Portal website challenged Japanese fans to pick their "#1 Favorite TV Anime by Kyoto Animation", and more than 3000 otaku responded. Hit the jump to see the top ten results.
Kyoto Animation was a little late to the Twitter party, only launching an account last May. The popular studio, makers of anime from 2003's MUNTO to this season's Myriad Colors Phantom World recently surpassed 50,000 followers and thanked them for an adorable bit of animation. Get a look after the jump.