The official website for the anime adaptations of Gakuto Mikumo's popular light novel series Strike the Blood confirmed today that a new OVA series is actually in the works. Its 24-episode TV anime was aired from October 2013 to April 2014, then two-part first OVA was released in November and December 2015. Hit the jump for more details.
The official blog for the Girls und Panzer anime franchise today revealed the details of the upcoming DVD/Blu-ray of the feature film Girls und Panzer der Film to be released on May 27. It is also confirmed that the film has earned over 1.1 billion yen from its domestic run. Check the latest information after the jump.
The official website for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Hideaki Sorachi's Gintama manga series today announced that two-episode OVA based on the manga's popular "Aizen-kou" arc, which included in the 55th volume (492nd to 496th episodes), are in the works for 2016 releases. Hit the jump for more details.
Two new To Love-Ru OVAs are in the works for 2016 releases for the franchise's 10th anniversary, announced at the Jump Festa 2016 event today, December 19. The first OVA will be bundled with the 16th volume of the To Love-Ru Darkness manga, then the second will come with its 17th volume. Hit the jump for more details.
A 30-second "Christmas Special" OVA episode of the local idol-themed anime series Locodol is now officially available on the web. Prior to its DVD/Blu-ray release, it will be aired on four TV stations from December 24 to 26, and also screened in the all night event in Shinjuku on December 24. Check the clip after the jump.
The official YouTube channel for the Kuroko's Basketball anime franchise had posted a 80-second trailer for a new "75.5Q" OVA episode "Saikou no Present-desu" (This is the Best Present), which will be included in the upcoming 9th DVD/Blu-ray volume of the 3rd TV anime series, to be released on December 24, 2015. Check the clip after the jump.
Following the OP song "Little Charm Fang" by Yuka Iguchi, Warner Entertainment Japan has also posted a short version music video for the ED song "Kimi wa Soleil" for the upcoming two-part Strike the Blood OVA, performed by 27-year-old singer-songwriter/cellist Kanon Wakeshima. Check the song and CD jacket photos after the jump!
Warner Entertainment Japan has posted a short version music video for voice actress/singer Yuka Iguchi's 5th single "Little Charm Fang," the OP song for the upcoming two-part Strike the Blood OVA. Check the MV and CD jacket photos after the jump.
Warner Entertainment Japan has posted two sound-only previews for voice actress/singer Yuka Iguchi's 5th single "Little Charm Fang" and singer-songwriter/cellist Kanon Wakeshima's 8th single "Kimi wa Soleil." The former will be featured as the OP song for the upcoming Strike the Blood OVA, while the latter as its ED. Check the songs after the jump.
In an update to the OVA's official site, the Wild Adapter manga by author Kazuya Minekura will get its second OVA in September with the release of the limited edition of the Kou OVA, now set for September 30th. Hit the jump for the details on the limited edition.