Fans of old-school fantasy anime will soon have something to crow about, because Funimation has announced that they've rescued the license for the Record of Lodoss War OAVs and the Record of Lodoss War: Chronicles of the Heroic Knight TV series. Hit the jump to learn to never split the party.
A stage play adaptation of Ryo Mizuno's fantasy novel series Record of Lodoss War is coming to the Kinokuniya Southern Theater in Shinjuku in January of 2017, and now more cast members have been unveiled in their full stage makeup and costumes. Hit the jump to learn more.
A press conference for the upcoming stage play adaptation of Ryo Mizuno's fantasy light novel series Record of Lodoss War was held in Tokyo yesterday. Tetsuya Sugaya and Aika Ohta revealed their costumes as the protagonist Parn and main heroine Deedlit to the press for the first time. Watch the video report by MAiDiGi TV after the jump!
The official website for the upcoming stage play adaptation of Ryo Mizuno's fantasy light novel series Record of Lodoss War has launched, announcing its main staff and cast members. The play based on the new edition of The Grey Witch arc will be performed in Tokyo from January 6 to 14 in 2017. Hit the jump for more details.
"Neo-classical" Free-to-play Record of Lodoss War Online MMORPG has been in its latest bug fix premium closed beta since January 29th and opens on February 16th. In anticipation of this, the new designs and voices for the NPC heroes and villains of Ryo Mizuno's fantasy novel series have been introduced. Get a look after the jump.
In an interview, brand manager Hitoshi Kato and producer Shinji Goda have told Famitsu that the fantasy series inspired Record of Lodoss War Online MMORPG is slated to launch in early 2016. The game, developed by Red Stone's L&K Logic Korea and published by GameOn, was first announced in 2013, but was later delayed after alpha testing. More after the jump.
Here's a bit of a genre treat to kick off 2014. Character designer Nobuteru Yūki seems to be getting back into the habit of drawing Deedlit after working on material for the 25th anniversary of Lodoss War and Blu-ray release, and he's brought the high elf shaman back to welcome the year of the horse. Masami Obari has been busy on Gundam Build Fighters, but offers his own take the new year. Check them out after the jump.
It's a battle of blonds as Saber from Fate/stay night meets Deedlit from Record of Lodoss War in a Takashi Takeuchi illustrated poster, celebrating the 25th anniversary of the original Lodoss War light novels and 30th anniversary of computer gaming/manga magazine Comptiq. More after the jump.