This weekend saw a slew of announcements from 5pb. and Chiyomaru Studio's Chiyomaru Studio Live 2017: Genesis event. Chief among them is Steins; Gate Elite, a "majorly updated" version of the Steins;Gate visual novel that adds in new elements. Read on for more.
At this weekend's Anime Central, Aniplex of America announced release plans and the launch of pre-orders for Blu-ray releases of WWW.WAGNARIA!! and Occultic;Nine, as well as a set of the first Blue Exorcist anime. Get the details after the jump.
This season's anime adaptation of Chiyomaru Shikura's "paranormal science" novel Occultic;Nine has largely featured end-card illustrations by people involved with the production (with at least one VERY interesting resulting contribution), but this week's had a special guest. From A-Pictures/Aniplex cousin Your Lie In April comes a contribution by that series' original manga author, Naoshi Arakawa. Get a look after the jump.
As you get ready to sit back for some Saturday anime, here are some treats. Twin Star Exorcists' Yoshiaki Sukeno sketched a tribute to Occultic;Nine's Ryoka Narusawa, noting that he's been quite impressed with the anime's showing of her chest-motion. Shuya Yamashita, the artist best known for the designs on Kotobukiya's Bishojo line of figures based on fighting games, superheroes and horror movies, offered his take on the titular Izetta: The Last Witch heroine.
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In this special edition of our weekly "Found in Translation" column, Japanese translator Kim Morrissy interviews Samuel Pinansky, the owner of J-Novel Club. Hit the jump to find out about the company's origins, why Sam loves My Little Sister Can Read Kanji, the possibility of your favorite light novel series getting an English release, and more!
After a series of audio clip and character art wallpaper countdowns, the anime adaptation of Chiyomaru Shikura's "paranormal science" novel Occultic;Nine is here. It's evident that the crew was quite excited for for this series. One of them sharing that hype is character designer Tomoaki Takase. They found an amusingly familiar way to express this. Check it out after the jump.
Occultic;Nine, the animated adaptation of the newest work by Chiyomaru Shikura, the man behind Steins;Gate, is one of the most hotly anticipated titles of the Fall Season. Fans of Steins;Gate know to expect a big cast and a lot of intrigue, so come check out our primer to the nine primary characters, after the jump!
This fall brings the anime adaptation of Chiyomaru Shikura's "paranormal science" novel Occultic;Nine. Though not the proper fourth "science adventure," following Chaos;Head, Steins;Gate and Robotics;Notes, the story was designated the fourth in the Shikura line of works. Counting down the final nine days to its October 8 premiere, the series' site has been running a daily character art wallpaper. Get a look after the jump.
Standby for a big bold day of new fall anime announcements at Crunchyroll! Things begin with a double whammy with word that two series from Aniplex of America: Occultic;Nine and March comes in like a lion, are set to begin streaming soon. Read on for full details!