Tao Tsuchiya and Masaki Suda will be playing the lead roles in My Little Monster (known as Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun in Japan), an upcoming live-action film based on the romantic comedy manga by Robico that chronicles the volatile relationship of an unlikely pair of teenagers. Hit the jump to learn more.
This week on "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog", we take a look at My Little Monster, a 2012 TV anime with compellingly flawed characters that turn many of the conventions of romantic shōjo manga on their ear. Hit the jump to learn more.
Kodansha's English language release of Robico's My Little Monster manga wraps up March 29th with volume 13, collecting the series' 2013 spin-off. And, they'll be sending off the series that inspired Brain's Base's 2012 anime in style, with 60 pages of bonus content. More after the jump.
During their San Diego Comic Con panel, Kodansha Comics announced that they will be releasing My Little Monster (Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun) by Robico, Say “I Love You" (Suki-tte Ii na yo) by Kanae Hazuki, Monster Soul by Fairy Tail's Hiro Mashima and xxxHolic Rei by CLAMP. They also announced license rescues of xxxHolic and Tsubasa, which Kodansha Comics will publish these in 3-in-1 omnibuses. More after the jump.
Kodansha's manga magazine Dessert is now listing that Robico's shoujo relationship comedy My Little Monster will be ending in its August issue, going on sale June 24th. Back in January, the 11th collection of the series announced plans to wrap up in volume 12, which will be shipping this summer with an original anime episode. More after the jump.
Wake up, sleepy heads! Crunchyroll has another new show announcement to make for the fall 2012 Anime Season. My Little Monster will begin streaming today, October 1, at 10:30 a.m. Pacific Time. More details after the jump! UPDATED with new start time (10:30 a.m.)