Following the news that Bandai Namco Games announced plans to bring J-Stars Victory Vs. to PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PS Vita in North America and Europe as J-Stars Victory VS+, with a release planned for summer 2015, the latest update has this international release including an English subtitled version of the original Japanese voice work. More after the jump.
Last month, Shueisha launch a nine story festival of one-shot manga by NisiOisiN (Monogatari) running through their Jump family of magazines as well as the shojo Margaret. The first of these was "heaven" themed RKD-EK9, illustrated by Takeshi Obata (Death Note), and initially publsihed in the December issue of Jump Square, out November 4th. Now it's coming to the digital,
English edition of Shonen Jump.
It was one of those games a lot of people figured wouldn't make its way outside of Japan, but that's no longer the case for Shonen Jump brawler J-Stars Victory Vs. Bandai Namco Games announced plans to bring the rowdy action to PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PS Vita in North America and Europe as J-Stars Victory VS+, with a release planned for summer 2015. Hit the jump for more.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom manga today updated with a new key visual and a two-minute PV featuring the OP song "Seishun Satsubatsu Ron" by Sannen E-gumi Uta-tan and ED song "Hello, shooting-star" by moumoon. Check the latest clip after the jump.
Takujo no Ageha: The Table Tennis of Ageha and E-Robot are apparently done in Viz's English language Shonen Jump after their three-chapter "Jump Start" trial runs. Following the path of Ippei Gotou's Hi-Fi Cluster, what is being pick up for a continuing run in the digital manga magazine Gakkyu Hotei: School Judgement, the classroom court series from Takeshi Obata (Death Note) and Enoki Nobuaki. More after the jump.
It has been officially announced that the limited edition of the upcoming 15th volume of Haruichi Furudate's volleyball-themed manga Haikyu!! will come with a DVD containing an original anime episode "Lev Kenzan!" (Lev Appears!) featuring a first year student at Nekoma High, Lev Haiba. Hit the jump for more information.
Along with launching Takujo no Ageha: The Table Tennis of Ageha, this week's English edition of Shonen Jump confirms that Viz will be including the Japanese manga magazine's other two new series in its Jump Start program, in which the first hree chapters of news titles are sampled with simultaneous runs. More after the jump.
Jump Shop's Osaka Umeda store, which is located on the fifth floor of the Yodobashi Umeda building, is now featuring the Jump Square titles for the monthly magazine's 7th anniversary, including Takeshi Konomi's The Prince of Tennis also celebrating its own 15th anniversary. Check the latest photo report from the shop after the jump!
It's all about The Big Three. No, not Naruto, Bleach and One Piece. It'sAll its recent turnover, print media magazine Da Vinci has asked its readers to name the greatest Jump manga of all time. See what they picked after the jump.
Following this week's conclusion of Naruto (and Ryou Ishiyama's Mitsubuki Condor), the Japanese Shonen Jump is set to end its 2014 and begin its 2015 calendar with three new manga series. At least the first of these is confirmed for Viz's "Jump Start" program in which at least the first three chapters of new series will be carried in its English Weekly Shonen Jump.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom today posted the 30-second latest PV introducing its actual anime footage for the first time. The narration by the students in Class 3-E explain the three important features of the super mysterious creature, Korosensei. Check the clip after the jump!