NHK's Log Horizon site has been updated with a promo and plans for the second season.The big take-aways from this is that while "Database," the otaku anthem opening by Man with a Mission ft. Takuma is back, Studio Deen replaces Satelight on the production. Get a look after the jump.
Speaking of episodes counts for fantasy anime (though, you could probably argue the genre. the network might suggest its "educational"), NHK has posted an English facts sheet for fall's Log Horizon 2 with a 25 episode count listed. More after the jump.
Character goods maker Cospa's latest collaboration with Coolens is a pair of Log Horizon Shiroe eyeglasses. The specs in the style of those worn by Villain in Glasses with a series logo on the leg can be worn for cosplay or fit with prescription lenses for everyday use. They sell for 6,000yen ahead of a January release. These, plus more merch after the jump.
Yen Press has told Publishers Weekly that their Yen On light novel line will be releasing the source material for the popular Log Horizon, No Game, No Life and The Devil is a Part-Timer! anime in 2015. More after the jump.
Database! Database! The fall return of Log Horizon has been dated. An NHK blog post has it coming October 4th. Also the cast adds Tsubasa Yonaga as the Kunie Clan's financial mastermind Kinjō, Rie Murakawa as DDD intelligence strategist Riese and Yukiyo Fujii as the Log Horizon guild's self proclaimed galactic idol Tetra. Yun*chi performs new end theme "Wonderful Wonder World*." Get a look after the jump.
Japanese singer Yun*chi will release her 3rd mini album "Starlight*" on July 2. The 6-song album includes "Your song* (Avec Avec Remix*)," a remix version of her 1st single "Your song" which was used as the ED theme song for the TV anime Log Horizon. Check the PVs of the original and remix version after the jump.
Between the first season of Log Horizon and fall's return, NHK has been rebroadcasting the anime series set in a fictional MMORPG. Hitting episode five, they've now posted the second of three special wallpapers by light novel illustrator/original character designer Kazuhiro Hara. Get a look after the jump.
Part of the premise of Log Horizon is that fictional MMO Elder Tale aims to set players in a half-size recreation of the real world. It has 12 main classes, and the plan was to customize up to three for each of 13 different regional servers to reflect the character of the locale. After rounds of fan feedback, author Mamare Touno has announced the selections.