While not quite as scandalous as their Saki Zenkoku Hen Hatsumi Usuzumi hug pillow, Movic's upcoming dakimakura of No Game No Life imouto shiro is still pretty darn iffy. The "dream and pleasure for you" character goods maker is offering the two NSFW items for July release at 10,800yen each. Get a look after the jump.
Nendoroid #400 with the anticipated CardCaptor Sakura. While she isn't available for order yet, the one to precede her is now. Saki: Zengokuhen's take on the titular moe mahjong player is slated for July release. Get a look after the jump.
Moe mahjong anime Saki returns this winter for the adaptation of its National Tournament Arc, with Miyuki Hashimoto back on theme song "New Sparks" and the cast singing the ending. Pony Canyon has posted a a preview, along with promos for the video releases of earlier seasons. Get a look after the jump.
Lantis has posted a short version promotional video for singer-songwriter Miyuki Hashimoto's 23rd single "New SPARKS!" on its official YouTube channel. It will be featured as the OP theme song for the 2014 winter TV anime Saki Zenkoku-hen. Check the song before the broadcast of the anime after the jump.
Looks like moe mahjong anime will be returning sooner than some expected. The previously announced adaptation of the Zenkoku-hen/national tournament arc form Ritz Kobayashi's Saki manga has now been confirmed January 2014. More after the jump.
Toki Onjōji, the Senriyama Girl's High's clairvoyant mahjong from Saki Episode of Side A is about to be the subject of a new hug pillow, set to be released by Chara-ani next month, with the 1600 x 500mm item going for 9,000yen. Get a look after the jump.
Moe mahjong returns to the PSP this summer in a Saki Episode of Side A game, expected to be released August 29th. Five preorder chart art bookmarks are being offered as a pre-order bonus, while a limited edition will feature a CD of the theme song with cover art by Studio Gokumi as well as a 200 page production design book. Get a look at the new preview after the jump.
Moe mahjong returns to the PSP this summer in a Saki Episode of Side A game, expected to be released August 29th. Miyuki Hashimoto sings the opening, "Moment of Glory," on the Alchemist developed game. Get a look at that opening after the jump.
The recent premiere of the 16th episode of Saki Achiga-hen episode of Side-A hasn't slowed down the mahjong excitement. There's a new Chinese dress visual for the series, and, beyond that, the new PSP game has now been scheduled for an August 29th release. Five preorder chart art bookmarks are being offered as a pre-order bonus, while a limited edition will feature a CD of Miyuki Hashimoto's theme song with cover art by Studio Gokumi as well as a 200 page production design book. Get a look after the jump.
Japanese MAD movies are fans videos, with the category covering anime music videos, but also re-animations and various other edits. The term comes from the cassette takes which the videos were originally traded on. In a fun new MAD, A Certain Scientific Railgun S' opening "Sister's Noise" is remixed with Saki Episode of Side A. Get a look after the jump.