We're just about into the Q4 of the year, which means holiday shopping season, which means big releases. Funimation has been busy this week previewing some of these with new English dubs and clever promos. Get a look after the jump.
Ninja Slayer From Animation, which previously ran on Niconico last April, will now run on Japanese TV on Tokyo MX1 and BS11 this April. The series' site has been updated with a new visual for this Special Edition version of the adaptation of light novels credited to Bradley Bond and Philip Ninj@ Morzez. Get a look after the jump.
Ninja Slayer has announced that the 12th and final end theme will be "Neo Cyber Madness" from skillkills. Along with this is a commercial for the OST and the debut of Yoshiki "Genius" Takahashi's cover art. This collection of 12 end themes and six tracks of Shinichi Osawa background music will be released on July 22.
Yeeart! The Shosen Grande bookstore in Tokyo is transforming into the ninja-infested, cyberpunk dystopia of Neo-Saitama for a limited time as part of a special store celebrating Ninja Slayer. Hit the jump to go out and ninja in the night.
This week's Ninja Slayer episode 7 featured end theme "Ninja Prayer" by electronica artist/series OST contributor Shinichi Osawa. Then, the series returns to its tour of Japanese musical act not typically seen in anime for episode 8 with "Suicidal Bunny," the lead single from Brit-pop inspired band Taffy's recently released EP "Darkle."
The Japanese home video release of Ninja Slayer From Animation comes packed with enough goodies to satisfy even the pickiest shinobi. Hit the jump to learn more, YEEART!
FUNimation will be presenting the first Broadcast Dub episode of Ninja Slayer this Thursday, 5/21 @ 9:00 am CST, and ahead of this premiere of the final title of their spring Dub program's first phase, they've posted a preview. Get a look after the jump.
The final title in the phase one of the FUNimation's "Broadcast Dub" line is Ninja Slayer, set to run Thursdays at 10:00 am ET, beginning May 21. At this weekend's Anime Central convention, they previewed the cast. See who's who after the jump.
Ninja Slayer's line-up of remarkable end theme performers continues with episode six presentation of a new song by three-piece garage rock band Electric Eel, cleverly titled "Ninja Slayer!" Along with this announcement is the news that the series OST, with the 12 end themes (six of which will be revealed later) and six tracks of Shinichi Osawa background music, will be released on July 22nd. More after the jump.
Washoi! A fan-made video demonstrates how to reproduce the titular character of Ninja Slayer in origami, the Japanese art of paper folding. Hit the jump to check it out.