The Eccentric Family is returning for a 2nd season in April of 2017, and the official home page for the TV anime based on Tomihiko Morimo's novel about an ecclectic family of shape-shifting tanuki living in the human world has updated with a new key visual, a new trailer, and new cast listings for new characters in the upcoming season. Hit the jump to learn more.
Good news for fans of certain family of shape-shifting tanuki tricksters: The Eccentric Family 2 will begin broadcasting on Tokyo MX, KBS Kyoto, and other Japanese TV stations beginning on April 09, 2017. Hit the jump to learn more.
Animation studio P.A. Works (SHIROBAKO, The Eccentric Family) has announced a new original TV anime for release in April of 2017: Sakura Quest. Hit the jump to learn more.
Science fiction / mecha series Kuromukuro is returning to Netflix for its 2nd cour of 13 episodes on October 10, 2016, and Pony Canyon has released an official promotional video teasing what's to come in the 2nd half of the series. Hit the jump to defy the Efi Dorg.
Mr. Kazuki Higashiji, who worked on the background art for Nagi no Asakura, gained experience as an assistant art director on high-profile projects like Sakura Wars: The Movie, Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex and Paprika. Currently, he works as an art director for iconic P.A. Works titles such as Hanasaku Iroha and Tari Tari. Read on for an enlightening translated interview with the artist!
In this week's Aniwords, Isaac takes a broad look at the anime of popular studio P.A. Works and reflects on the similarities he sees between the studio's many shows. If you're a fan of the studio's work or are curious what all the fuss is about, hit the jump to read more!
The official website for Kuromukuro, an original mecha TV anime series featuring direction by Tensai Okamura and animation by P.A. Works, has updated with a new English language version that includes character bios, episode descriptions, and an English subtitled trailer. Hit the jump to learn more.