The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Koji Yanagi's spy-mystery novel series Joker Game has announced its main voice cast. Kazuya Nomura, known as the director of the Sengoku Basara anime series, is attached to direct it for Production I.G. Check the VA list and character visuals after the jump.
To promote its newly-launched Faculty of Liberal Arts for the spring of 2015, Iwaki Meisei University in Fukushima Prefecture today starts posting a web novel with anime TV CMs produced by internationally acclaimed studio Production I.G (Ghost in the Shell, Kuroko's Basketball). Check the CMs after the jump.
After first being announced this year, Bandai Channel and Toho Animation have now seen fit to ramp up the hype for the new Ghost in the Shell ARISE OVA series by releasing the first long-form trailer for the first episode following March's ACE teaser. Hit the jump for the action.
Following the big splash at Momocon, Toonami has confirmed even more news for the blocks major changes coming up next month, which now include the rebroadcast of its first attempt at original programming in the 2005 Production IG/Cartoon Network co-production IGPX. Hit the jump for all of the details.
Production IG's experiment in crowdfunding has paid off with the concerted effort of the online anime community, as the Kickstarter for the Kick-Heart animated short has hit its initial funding goal with six days to go. Now, Production IG has added stretch goals, which include a feature film version. Hit the jump for all of the info.
Funimation has confirmed its plans to screen Production IG's Oblivion Island: Haruka and the Magic Mirror next month during the New York International Children’s Film Festival. Hit the jump for the complete dub cast and all the screening details.