Matters have been silent in terms of more anime adapting the Hyouka mystery light novel series. They've also recently been pretty quiet in terms of related merchandise. One of the few releases on the horizon is cLayz's Eru Chitanda figure. Get a look after the jump.
Penguin Parade is keeping the Oreimo merch train rolling this June with the release of a 1/8th scale, non-Got-loli clad Oreimo, and a set of Petanko Mini trading figures. Get a look after the jump.
The two most representative costumes of Kuroneko/Ruri Gokou in the Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai series are gothic lolita clothing and a jersey. Cospa's moe/bishoujyo specialized brand Nijigen Cospa has started accepting pre-orders for the Kuroneko jersey set. Check the details after the jump.
After recently double dipping with their Madoka Magica figures, Wave's extensive Beach Queen line is again offering a second version of a popular character. This time, it's Oreimo's Kuroneko. However, also scheduled for August from their DreamTech label is the elementary school version of Kirino Kousaka. Get a look at the two after the jump.
Oreimo's Kuroneko sheds some of those extra layers for a mizugi (swimsuit) figure. Orca Toys has the 1/7th scale, 15.5cm figure scheduled to be released in May for 10,000yen. Get a look after the jump.
Meow! Figure and toy manufacturer Griffon Enterprises will be releasing figures of Oreimo characters Kirino Kosaka and Kuroneko wearing cat ears. YATTAR NEWS brings us pics and info after the jump!
Dengeki Bunko now has a full listing for the next work by Tsukasa Fushimi and Hiro Kanzaki, author and illustrator on the original Oreimo light novels, Ero Manga Sensei - Imōto to Akazu no Ma (Ero Manga Sensei - My Little Sister and the Locked Room). Get a look after the jump.
Trampling on her rival/friend's trademark look, Oreimo's Kirino Kousaka puts on some cat ears for Griffon Enterprises Neko Mimi Ver. figure. The 1/8 10cm figures comes next month for 7,500yen. Get a look after the jump.
Love it or hate it, a lot of pixels get devoted to crowning anime's most moe lady. The International Saimoe League Championship, a primarily English, but avowedly global spin-off of Japanese 2ch's moe tournament, has given its 2013 heavenly tiara to Gokō "Kuroneko" Ruri from Oreimo after an undefeated season that included a final round default of defending champion Tachibana Kanade. More after the jump.
Sure to invite both excitement and consternation, Max Factory, of figma fame, has posted a painted preview of their 1/7th scale Oreimo Kirino Kousaka True End ver. figure. She's a Dengekiya online store exclusive, with pre-orders going for a pricey 15,750yen through the end of the month. Get a look after the jump.
It's arguably not to the extent of Lucky Star's association with Saitama, but Oreimo has its ties to Chiba, appearing on local train wraps and the like. Following in the tradition of the former's promotions with the Saitama Seibu Lions, Oreimo is running a special tie-in with Japan’s Pacific League's Chiba Lotte Marines baseball team October 5th. Get a look after the jump.