Section23 Films today announced its June slate of releases; including Sentai Filmworks’ uncut first collection of Cross Ange: Rondo of Angels and Dragons, available on either DVD or Blu-ray, the Bodacious Space Pirates movie - Abyss of Hyperspace, and the highly regarded, never before licensed for North America, 2007 sci-fi Den-Noh Coil.
The English J-Stars Victory VS+, site has rolled out its latest promos for the crossover fighting game celebrating the 45th anniversary of the Shonen Jump magazine, now set to be released in Europe on June 26, followed by the Americas on June 30. A Naruto movie offers a look at that series' trio of playables, while a second video sets titular heroes of Medaka Box and Hell Teacher Nūbē against each other.
A FREEing figure of Medaka Box's titular heroine in a bunny girl suit is now available to pre-order. Of course she's big, but in more ways than one, with the 1/4th scale statue measuring 45cm high with stand. Get a look after the jump.
Ever wonder what would happen if One Piece's Boa Hancock could turn your favorite Shonen Jump characters to stone with a simple glance? Who would win in a fight between Medaka Box's lead and the planet leveling power of Goku from Dragon Ball Z? See the new screens after the jump.
The Miyazawa Model Expo has brought out a whole host of lovely figures, among them a new Asuna from Plum. Get a peek at the picture, plus some goodies from Medaka Box and Panty and Stocking, after the jump.
Well timed for this weekend's release of Nisio Isin and Akira Akatsuki's Medaka Box Juvenile light novel, Shonen Jump is confirming that series heroine Medaka Kurokami and Misogi Kumagawa wil be appearing in PlayStation 3 crossover fighting game J-Stars Victory Vs. More after the jump.
With Medaka Box set to be released on Blu-ray and DVD on August 27th, Sentai Filmwork has announced the English dub cast for Gainax's adaptation of Nisio Isin (Monogatari) and Akira Akatsuki's shonen manga. See who's who after the jump.
Wave's line of Beach Queen figures will put pretty much any anime heroine in a swim suit regardless of if it makes sense or not. However, they've found a thematically appropriate subject with the announcement that they'll be releasing figures based on Gargantia's Amy and Bellows. Though no prototypes or dates have been revealed, they've also finalized Hyouka and Medaka Box for October release Get a look after the jump.
If anyone ever tells you that anime is all the same, have them look through Section 23's August release list. Between Makoto Shinkai's Garden of Words, Masamune Shirow's Dominion Tank Police, sci-fi fishing series tsuritama, and Gainax's Shonen Jump manga adaptation Medaka Box, you couldn't ask for a more diverse collection of anime. Get the details after the jump.
Given the series' capacity to confound, a planned ending might be something unconventional, but according to the generally reliable @manganewsjapon, Nisio Isin and Akira Akatsuki's Medaka Box manga is about to end its Shonen Jump run. More after the jump.
Gainax has a nice pre-Valentine's Day treat for you Medaka Box lovers. On their weekly welcome illustration's monthly staff pic, chief animation director Sumie Kinoshita has sketched out a trio of topless pics. Get a look after the jump!