Delayed from a planned July 28th release, visual novel maker 5pb.'s PS Vita game adaptation of Wataru Watari and Ponkan8's My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU relationship comedy light novel series is now scheduled for October 27th. Today, 5pb.Games posted a preview of its original end theme,"Be clear" by Eri Sasaki (Plastic Memories' opening). Get a preview after the jump.
Japanese translator Kim Morrissy explores how our favorite anime, manga, and light novels are translated into English. What is lost in translation? More importantly, what is found in translation? This week, Kim looks at the My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU novel and asks what makes the story so universally relatable.
Delayed from a planned July 28th release, visual novel maker's 5pb. PS Vita game adaptation of Wataru Watari and Ponkan8's My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU relationship comedy light novel series is now scheduled for October 27th. A limited edition of this will be presented with an anime adaption from the volume 10.5 short story collection, and that's the subject of 5pb.'s latest promo.
The girls of My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU are back in a set of hug pillows (Saika, who was the break-out hit of the last round hasn't made an appearance yet this time). Bunny girl versions of Yukino Yukinoshita, Yui Yuigahama and Iroha Isshiki are available for a limited tme from TBS/MBS' Animaru, selling for 9,000yen through Hachiman Hikigaya's double 8 birthday (August 8th).
Happy birthday to My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU's Yui Yuigahama. As with other cast birthdays, TBS' Animaru store is celebrating with a special offering of tribute goods. And, speaking of girls, this week was YuruYuri student councilor Himawari Furutani and after some latte art was posted, author Namori offered a tribute to the tribute to the tribute.
Happy birthday to My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU's Iroha Isshiki. She might have been a relatively later-comer to the series, but she still got plenty of well-wishes from the series' animators at feel., game makers 5pb. (their adaptation is coming this summer), TBS' Animaru store, voice actor/personality Horii Chado aka CHA-DQN and Takuya Eguchi. Get a look after the jump.
A July 28th release date has been scheduled for visual novel maker's 5pb. PS Vita game adaptation of Wataru Watari and Ponkan8's My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU relationship comedy light novel series. A limited edition of this will be presented with an anime adaption of "kitto, onnanoko wa osatou to spice to suteki na nanika de dekiteiru. (Girls Are Definitely Made of Sugar, Spice, and Something Nice." from the volume 10.5 short story collection.
Because its Girls' Day in Japan as well as the whole 3.3 palindrome thing, March 3rd is one of those dates that is over-represented in anime birthdays. Macross' Misa, Yowapeda's Juichi Fukutomi, Hunter X Hunter's Leorio, Final Fantasy VIII's Rinoa Heartilly, and Magic Knight Rayearth's Umi Ryuuzaki to name a few. And, plenty of artists have taken to social media to celebrate the birthdays of their creations or favorites.
It's time for another round of anime girl hug pillows, with a few extra "multi-purpose cloth sheets." Movic, TBS' Animaru/M's and Kadokawa's shop will be bringing the bishoujo to March and April in this latest offering. Get a look after the jump.
The folks at TBS got back from the holidays and to Sōbu High School in time to celebrate the wintery January 3rd birthday of Yukino Yukinoshita. The My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU anime site was updated with a banner for the birthday, in addition to a special shop on their Animaru store with the image on a tapestry (2,160 yen) and a character mirror board (30,650yen) for the true die hard.
Comiket is around the corner, and with the days ticking down to December 29-31's C89, it's time too "ooh" and "aah" at the limited merchandise. My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU's sold out Saika Totsuka hug pillow is back! TBS will be accompanying the hot item with a Yukina and Yui maid dakimakura and a new Iroha Isshiki double sided cover.
Plenty of anime/manga characters have an August 8th birthday, especially ones with 8 themes and or "hachi" names. Among them is My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU's Hachiman Hikigaya. While not QUITE as popular as the series' ladies, the series site checked in with a special top illustration and other goodies, Get a look after the jump.
With the summer season of anime in full swing and Comiket next weekend, the hug pillow market has really heated up. For starters, Movic has Tweeted (then deleted and a week later retweeted) a preview of a Prison School hug pillow of underground student council secretaryHana Midorikawa, illustrated by anime character designer/animation director Junichiro Taniguchi, offered for limited mailorder for 10,800 yen with tax, scheduled for October.
A game based on My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU TOO! was announced for Japan in June, and now its destination has been confirmed. According to the latest issue of Japanese gaming mag Famitsu, SNAFU TOO! is in the works for PS Vita. Hit the jump for more.
While the Yukino Yukinoshita and Yui Yuigahama hug pillows are nice enough, the one that is going to be really difficult to get is the dakimakura featuring OreGairu's androgynous prince Saika Totsuka. Posted after the other, and not even finalized, TBS/MBS's official Animaru shop is already out of their allotment ahead of pre-sale at Comiket 88. More after the jump.