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    Saturday September 24, 2016
  • First Visual of Ryunosuke Kamiki as Rei in "March Comes in Like a Lion" Live-Action Film Revealed

    First part will open on March 18, 2017, second will follow on April 22

    The official Twitter for the upcoming two-part live-action film adaptation of Chika Umino's Sangatsu no Lion/March Comes in Like a Lion shogi-themed manga today posted a first photo visual of the 17-year-old protagonist Rei Kiriyama portrayed by 23-year-old actor Ryunosuke Kamiki. Check the latest information after the jump.

  • Friday September 23, 2016
  • Official "March Comes in Like a Lion" Themed Cafe to Open in Tokyo

    Shaft-produced TV anime adaptation is set to premiere on October 8

    To promote the upcoming TV anime premiere, an official March Comes in Like a Lion-themed cafe will open at Marunouchi Reading Style Cafe on the fourth floor of the KITTE building in Tokyo from October 9 to December 30, offering various collaboration menu inspired by the characters. Check the details after the jump!

  • Monday September 19, 2016
  • BUMP OF CHICKEN's "March Comes In Like A Lion" Theme Song Title Revealed Along With New Preview

    Band's association with Chica Umino anime goes back to collaboration with volume 10

    Four-member Japanese rock band BUMP OF CHICKEN's association with Chica Umino's (Honey & Clover, original character designs for Eden of the East) award-winning March Comes In Like A Lion goes back to a "Fighter" collaboration CD, released with volume 10. While "Fighter" will be featured as the end theme for the anticipated March anime, BUMP OF CHICKEN's opening theme has now been revealed as a song called "Answer." Check it out in the new preview.

  • Thursday September 8, 2016
  • Fall "March Comes In Like Lion" Anime Reveals Support Cast

    Series premieres October 8th

    After focusing on the leads throughout the summer, fall's anticipated anime adaptation of Chica Umino's (Honey & Clover, original character designs for Eden of the East) Manga Taisho, Kodansha Manga Award and Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize-winning March Comes In Like A Lion has rolled out more cast from its community of shogi players and families. See who's who after the jump.

  • Saturday September 3, 2016
  • "March Comes In Like A Lion" Anime Preview Footage Broadcast

    One of fall's most anticipated manga adaptations is Chica Umino's award winner

    One of fall's most anticipated manga adaptations is Chica Umino's  Manga Taisho, Kodansha Manga Award and Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize-winning March Comes In Like A Lion. Heading NHK General TV, the main channel of Japan's national public broadcasting station is viewed by 40 million households, on October 8th, an early look ran with cast comment. 

  • Friday September 2, 2016
  • "March Comes in like a Lion" TV Anime Premiere Set for October 8

    Nobuhiko Okamoto is cast as Rei's "best friend" Harunobu Nikaidou

    The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Chika Umino's Sangatsu no Lion/March Comes in Like a Lion shogi-themed manga today announced that it will premiere on NHK General TV at 23:00 on October 8 (JST), and also confirmed Nobuhiko Okamoto is newly cast as Harunobu Nikaidou. Check the latest information after the jump.