It is officially announced today that the TV anime adaptation of Sou Hamayumiba's Yosakoi Dance-themed manga Hanayamata is in the works. Yosakoi is a traditional summer dance originated in Kochi Prefecture, Japan. Hit the jump for more details.
It is confirmed that the official site for Kon Satoshi's last anime film Yume-Miru Kikai (Dreaming Machine) has been disappeared since the end of last year. After his death on August 24, 2010, the anime studio Madhouse tried to finish the film, but it had been halted due to lack of finances. Hit the jump for more story.