Which anime girls deserve a special prayer this Hinamatsuri? Japanese fans picked their top ten best girls for Girls' Day. How do they match up to your faves? Find out after the jump!
The anime adaptations of Nisio Isin's Monogatari series are up to 2014's Zokuowarimonogatari, the thirteenth part and the last book of Final Season. This eighteenth book overall, features the story "Koyomi Reverse." Looking ahead to a 2018 anime, a preview and visual have been published. Get a look after the jump.
Owarimonogatari II's "Hitagi Rendezvous" episodes are out on home video in Japan this week. These feature an updated version of the "dreamy date drive" opening by Hitagi Senjōugahara (CV Chiwa Saito), not seen in the initial broadcast. Aniplex has published a look. Check it out after the jump.
Kiss-Shot Acerola-Orion Heart-Under-Blade goes through some striking physical changes through the course of Kizumonogatari. Coming on November 28th, Kodansha will be collecting the anime film trilology's cast and staff testimonies, along with illustrations and two stories by original author Nisio Isin into a 234 page Complete Guide book. Amazon Japan has offered a preview of the cover. And, hey, look! All those Kisses!
Koyomimonogatari is heading to North American home video on December 19th. It's now available for pre-order, and, there's preview of the package. Get a look after the jump.
The original Nisio Isin Kizumonogatari novel has a scene where hormonal young Mr. Koyomi Araragi has busty Ms. Tsubasa Hanekawa remove her bra. Of course that made it into the Shaft movies. The features also had plenty of adult Kiss-shot Acerola-orion Heart-under-blade being Kiss-shot Acerola-orion Heart-under-blade. Animator Taiki Konno has posted a look at the work getting the anatomy right on this. Check it out after the jump.
Following New York Comic Con, Vertical has announced their latest licenses. New manga includes Bukubu Ookawa's meme sensation and soon to be anime Pop Team Epic and Youko Nemu's Delinquent Housewife (aka Futsutsuka na Yome Desu ga!) - a three volume 2015 ongoing from Big Comic Spirit about a second-year high schooler who ends up living with his absent brother's wife. And, they're continuing Nisio Isin's Monogatari novel series.
The Owarimonogatari Blu-ray 6 with "Mayoi Hell" is due to be released in Japan on October 25th. This will feature a CD with theme "terminal terminal" and digipak art by anime original character desginer Akio Watanabe, Preparing for the release, Aniplex has offered a look at the art featuring the snail girl and her flesh-colored fang-tooth in all its adorable glory.