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    Tuesday January 6, 2015
  • Shrine Offers "Lucky Star" Gloves for New Year's Visitors

    Items were offered for sale through the weekend along with a New Year's prize lottery

    Akihabara's Kanda Myojin Shrine isn't the only Shinto location attracting otaku visitors looking to make their New Year's prayer wishes. Since 2007, Saitama's Washinomiya Shrine has turned the fact that Lucky Star had made them a magnet for cosplayers into an opportunity. This New Year's, shrine at which the series' Hiiragi sisters served as miko welcomed visting fans for a chance to keep warm with character goods, selling glove and neck warmers in addition to bowls and buttons. 

  • Monday November 10, 2014
  • Magazine Bonuses Celebrate Return of "Lucky Star" Manga

    Double-sized special edition features girls in middle school

    Back in May, in the midst of the manga's 10th anniversary celebration, COMPTIQ magazine announced that Kagami Yoshimizu's Lucky Star wasgoing on hiatus. True to the initial plans, the manga returned in the magazine's December issue, on sale in Japan November 10th. In addition to a Special Edition with the girls in middle school, bonuses include a B2 post of the KanColle crossover.

  • Tuesday September 16, 2014
  • Nerdy Nummies Bakes "Cooking Mama" Chocolate Cornets

    Celebrate today's release of "Cooking Mama 5: Bon Appétit!" by baking your own

    Internet celeb Rosanna Pansino celebrates today's North American release of Nintendo 3DS game Cooking Mama 5: Bon Appétit! with a bit of baking. Lucky Star fans will also appreciate this project because she's making Chocolate Cornets! See how to cook your own after the jump.

  • Tuesday August 19, 2014
  • Viz's Latest Manga Update Includes "Lucky☆Star" Digital Debut

    Digital-exclusive "One-Punch Man" vol. 4 also joins offerings

    Viz Media updated its Viz Manga store with a bunch of new digital first releases, including the digital release of Kagami Yoshimizu's four-panel manga LuckyStar. The first volume of the comedy series joins a digital exclusive release of One and Yusuke Murata's One-Punch Man vol. 4 and others. Read on for more.

  • Monday August 18, 2014
  • Saitama Rewards Anime Pilgrims with Special Yukata Art

    Home town characters from AnoHana, Encouragement of Climb, Kamisama Kiss, and, of course, Lucky Star welcome otaku

    Saitama, Japan is getting ready to kick off a string of anime events leading up to the Anime and Manga Festival in Saitama (Anitamasai) and ANISAMA WORLD 2014 concert October 11th and 12th. To encourage otaku tourists to start visiting, special collaborative goods featuring home town characters are being offered along with an anime pilgrimage  smartphone stamp rally, launching August 29th. Get a look after the jump.

  • Saturday August 9, 2014
  • "Lucky Star" Heroine Cosplays "KanColle" For Prize Figure

    Figure based on special edition of volume 10

    Last November, limited editions of Lucky Star volume 10 featured the series' heroines cosplaying Kantai Collection/Kancolle and Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya. Based on this, Lucky Star's Konata Izumi as KanColle's super popular speedy destroyer is getting a prize figure from Sega. Get a look after the jump.

  • Saturday May 10, 2014
  • "Lucky Star" Manga Goes on Hiatus

    The cute girl otaku manga will be returning in the December issue of "COMPTIQ"

    In the midst of the manga's 10th anniversary celebration, COMPTIQ magazine has announced that Kagami Yoshimizu's Lucky Star is going on hiatus while the author develops new plans. More after the jump.

  • Sunday November 24, 2013
  • "Lucky Star" Spin-off Timed for 10th Anniversary

    Details announced in next issue of "COMPTIQ"

    As Lucky Star prepares to celebrate its 10th anniversary, COMPTIQ magazine begun teasing a spin-off project, to be detailed in the January 2014 issue that goes on sale next month. More after the jump.