Chugai Mining - a Japanese conglomerate whose corporate interests include precious metals, jewelry, and real estate - is offering a piece of solid-gold jewelry based on the Millenium Puzzle from Kazuki Takahashi's Yu-Gi-Oh manga and TV anime at the Jump Festa 2016 convention. Hit the jump to learn more.
As a "super flash news," the official website for Shueisha's Jump Square monthly magazine announced today on November 21 that a TV anime adaptation of Yoshiaki Sukeno's supernatural action manga Sousei no Onmyouji/Twin Star Exorcists is in the works. Hit the jump for more.
Shueisha's Home-sha label is releasing a new book entitled Kaiki Manga Michi ("Strange Manga Way") that examines the lives and works of 4 famous authors of Japanese horror manga. Hit the jump to learn more.
A 15 second teaser commercial for the 2nd season of Assassination Classroom is now available online. Hit the jump to check it out.
Blue Exorcist, a supernatural action manga by Kazue Kato which is published in Shueisha's Jump SQ magazine, is celebrating its 6th anniversary with a demons & exorcists-themed version of the popular "Werewolf" party game. Hit the jump to learn more.
Dame na Watashi ni Koishite Kudasai, a romantic josei manga by Aya Nakahara, is being adapted into a live-action television drama. Hit the jump to learn more.
Shueisha, the publishers of Weekly Shōnen Jump, are introducing a new magazine + DVD combo publication called Jump Ryu which focuses on the creative processes of popular manga authors. Hit the jump to learn more.
PAL Shop, an online store operated by Shogakukan-Shueisha, has announced the development of life-size figures of Lum Invader, the heroine and principal love-interest of Rumiko Takahashi's classic manga and TV anime, Urusei Yatsura. Hit the jump to learn more, datcha.
Ryu Fujisaki, the author of Shiki and Hōshin Engi, is helming a new manga adaptation based on the Legend of the Galactic Heroes novels by Yoshiki Tanaka. Hit the jump to learn more.
This week's Weekly Shonen Jump has also confirmed that a serialization of a new manga series Platinum End by Tsugumi Ohba (story) and Takeshi Obata (art) will begin in the next December 2015 issue of the Jump Square monthly magazine. The two have been well known for their mega hit collaboration works Death Note and Bakuman.. Hit the jump for more details.