The latest 16th volume of Haruichi Furudate's volleyball-themed sports manga Haikyu!! was released in Japan on May 1 and took first place in the weekly comic ranking selling 385,000 copies in its first week. Hit the jump for more details.
The teaser site for the STEINS;GATE The Committee of Antimatter novel, planned to be written by Chousirou Miwa with Tadasu Yoshida's illustrations, has finally announced its release was officially cancelled. The novel was originally scheduled to be released on August 29, 2014, then had been postponed to January 14, 2015. Hit the jump for more details.
How did you like the first episode of Free! Eternal Summer? The broadcast date of the anime in Japan was also the release date of the second volume of the light novel that the anime is based on in High☆Speed 2 with a new TV spot to promote the new volume. Plus new art from a new Lawson convenience store promotion after the jump!
Just about a month before the sexy summer swimming anime, Free! comes back as Free! Eternal Summer and High Speed 2, the second volume of the light novel which the anime is based on will be released a few days before the broadcast on July 2nd. just like the first season. High Speed 2 will also have new characters and even more characters were teased on the alternate cover for the second novel which was just revealed. More after the jump!
35-year-old Toshiyuki Itakura is a member of the Japanese comedy duo “Impulse” and has been known as a deep Gundam otaku. Kodokawa Shoten released the 1st volume of his "Mobile Suit Gundam: Blazing Shadow" novel on November 26. Check the PV featuring the characters and mobile suits from the novel after the jump.
It's sad to see many final this and final that for Gintama and unfortunately, the popular spin-off novel series, 3 Nen Z Gumi Ginpachi Sensei is not an exception. The novel will also have its last novel released on September 4th, appropriately titled 3 Nen Z Gumi Ginpachi Sensei Returns: Ginpachi Sensei Forever, Goodby, Beloved 3Z students. See the last cover image after the jump!
Kuroko's Basketball fans, what are you doing until the second season of anime in October? There are so many new updates with figure releases, a new video game, a new manga volume with Drama CD and a new novel next month and another manga volume with an anime DVD later this year. get the details after the jump!
The book division of Kyoto Animation in KA esma Bunko has announced the prequel novel that the Summer anime "Free!" is based on will be published on July 8th in Japan. The official site was recently updated with STORY, CHARACTER, GALLERY and SHOP pages. See the young Haruka, Makoto, Nagisa and Rin after the jump!
THORES Shibamoto, a popular Japanese illustrator famous for her illustrations for the Trinity Blood novel, posted illustrations of characters from Attack On Titan to celebrate the reprint of the spin-off novel, Attack On Titan: Before the fall which was first released in 2011 in Japan. See who she illustrated after the jump!