Coming on January 12th (for the launch for pre-orders at least), Tohru will be hitting her D for "dragon" sized bust into a swimsuit for a Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid figure by FOTS. While details are TBA, series manga author Coolkyoushinja has responded enthuiastically with a set of bonus sketches. Get a look after the jump.
Recovery of an MMO Junkie is nearing its conclusion, but it's not the end of the world! While there aren't any anime quite like MMO Junkie's novel romance, there are plenty that have just as much to offer. Whether you were attracted to the goofy lovebirds Moriko and Sakurai, the interaction of gaming and real-life, or Moriko's struggles with modern society, we've got plenty of recommendations! Hit the jump to find your next favorite anime!
The work of Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid author Coolkyoushinja tends to be, er... well... a bit pervy. The latest anime adaptation of Kino's Journey has premiere and Coolkyoushinja welcomed it with some tribute art. More after the jump.
October 1st is Megane (eyeglasses) Day in Japan for the very esoteric reason that 1001 looks like a pair of glasses. Every year this inspires some social media activity. Check out the latest after the jump.
Here at Crunchyroll, we have a lot of fans on staff, and we thought it would be a fun idea to start exploring what shows people around the office love! Enter Staff Picks, a new feature where we list out recommendations from Crunchyroll employees! Hit the jump to find out our inaugural picks!
Sorry, no season 2 was announced at the Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid fan event. Though it was planned along with the anime's home video release, the June 18th gathering of the cast and theme song performers seemed a little late in coming together. The visual wasn't revealed until about a week before, and the event goods (t-shirts, dragon horn pins, towel, tote) weren't showcased until the day of. Get a look after the jump.
On June 18th, Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid cast Mutsumi Tamura, Maria Naganawa, Yuki Takada, and Minami Takahashi, along with theme song performs Chorogonzu (well, that's actually the same thing as the cast) and fhána gather at Shinagawa Intercity Hall for a Strongragon Budokai event. Going with the martial artists visual, the ladies strap on their gloves for an event visual.
The upcoming issue of manga magazine Monthly Action is set to offer a flashback chapter of Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid. With this coming soon, author Coolkyoushinja has offered a fans a special preview of young (he calls her loli) Tohru. Check it out after the jump.
Cospa is living up to its name with cosplay items for recreating the look of Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid's dragon maid, Tohru. The centerpiece is, of course, her maid outfit, which they say support a d (for dragon) cup bust size (fill it one way or another). the blouse, one-piece, ribbon belt and tie. It goes for 56,160yen and ships in July.
It's the Golden Week block of holidays in Japan, which means it's time for events like Nico Nico Chokaigi. One of the fans participating in the geeky festivities was a 6-year-old cosplayer, attending as Kanna from Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid. The only thing cuter was a meeting with a similarly chibi version of her beloved Kaban from Kemono Friends.