September is shaping up to be a lively month for Shonen Jump's schedule. Kuroko's Basketball is confirmed to be gone as of September 1st's issue 40. Nurarihyon no Mago author Hiroshi Shiibashi's 2014 Illegal Rare looks like it could be leaving in the following issue. Meanwhile Hunter x Hunter's hiatus is extended at least through issue 41. More after the jump.
It is officially confirmed today on August 27 that 21-year-old Ryosuke Yamada, a member of Johnny & Associates' boys idol group Hey! Say! JUMP, will play Nagisa Shiota in the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom manga. Check the cast list (Korosensei not included) after the jump.
Following the previously announced eight, TV Asahi's official page for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Daisuke Ashihara's sci-fi action manga World Trigger today revealed five more voice cast: Kana Hanazawa, Tomoaki Maeno, Keiji Fujiwara, Takeshi Kusao, and Masakazu Morita. Hit the jump for more details.
Viz has announced that, starting in the September 8, 2014 issue, when a new series starts in Japan, they are going to include the first three chapters in their English version of Weekly Shonen Jump. More after the jump.
This week's August 4th edition of the English language Weekly Shonen Jump has announced that the next issue of Viz's manga magazine will be carrying Blue Exorcist author Kazue Kato's short story Astronerd (also known as Hoshi Ota). More after the jump.
Following the first one with only a laughing voice in the end, the second teaser CM for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom manga posted today introduces more narration voice of Korosensei to introduce himself. Let's find out who the voice actor is after the jump!
This week's July 21st edition of Viz's English Weekly Shonen Jump features the announcement that the digital manga magazine's next issue will carry Shikigami Twilight Days, the supernatural one-shot by Psyren author Toshiaki Iwashiro. More after the jump.
The official site for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom manga serialized in Shueisha's Shonen Jump announced today on July 14 that it will premiere in Fuji TV's Friday midnight block in January 2015. Hit the jump for more.
It is officially announced today on July 8 that Toei Animation (Dragon Ball, One Piece, PreCure) is now working on the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Daisuke Ashihara's sci-fi action manga World Trigger. The company today launches a teaser site for the TV anime project. Hit the jump for more.
The official Twitter of the US Shonen Jump broke the news that Junko Takeuchi, the Japanese voice of Naruto, will be at this year's San Diego Comic-Con as part of Shonen Jump's Naruto panel. Read on for more.
It is officially announced today on June 30 that a TV anime adaptation and live-action film adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom are in the works. The news is revealed on the 31st issue of Shueisha's Shonen Jump published today in Japan. Hit the jump for more information.
In commemoration of the release of the 6th tankobon volume, Shonen Jump's official YouTube channel today posted a two-minute promotional video for Daisuke Ashihara's sci-fi action manga World Trigger. The manga is also featured on the cover of the latest issue of the magazine. Check the clip and the cover illustration after the jump.
Shueisha's Shonen Jump official site announces today on May 28 that Eiichiro Oda's One Piece manga will not appear in the upcoming 28th issue (June 9 release) and 29th (June 16), because the author needs to have a surgery to remove his tonsils. Hit the jump for more details.