Warner Brothers Japan's official YouTube channel has posted a 40-second PV to introduce the media mix projects based on the sci-fi action franchise Terra Formars for this spring, including its original manga, the live-action film and its prequel web drama, the TV anime 2nd season, a game app, and a pachinko machine. Check the clip after the jump.
The second arc of Yu Sasuga and Kenichi Tachibana's popular sci-fi action manga series Terra Formars ended in the latest 11th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Young Jump released today in Japan. After one month break, its third arc will begin in the magazine's 16th issue to be released on March 17. Hit the jump for more details.
Good Morning Call, a romantic shōjo manga by Yue Takasuka, is being adapted into a live-action television drama that will stream on Fuji TV On Demand and Netflix Japan beginning on February 12, 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
Shogakukan-Shueisha's limited edition, life-sized, 1:1 scale figures of Lum Invader from Rumiko Takahashi's classic sci fi romance comedy manga and anime, Urusei Yatsura, will be available for pre-order beginning January 22, 2016, at 12:00 PM JST. Hit the jump to learn more, datcha.
Manga author Hiroyuki Asada (Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee, I'll) will be providing character designs for an as-yet-unnamed TV anime project in 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Yoshiaki Sukeno's supernatural action manga Sousei no Onmyouji/Twin Star Exorcists today posted a 30-second teaser PV titled "Kaimon-hen" (Opening a Gate chapter). The video was first screened at the Jump Festa 2016 event today. Check the latest clip after the jump!
Two new To Love-Ru OVAs are in the works for 2016 releases for the franchise's 10th anniversary, announced at the Jump Festa 2016 event today, December 19. The first OVA will be bundled with the 16th volume of the To Love-Ru Darkness manga, then the second will come with its 17th volume. Hit the jump for more details.
Peach-Pit (the pen name for manga artist duo Banri Sendo and Shibuko Ebara) will be producing a 3rd series of their gothic fantasy series Rozen Maiden for Shueisha's Ultra Jump seinen manga magazine beginning in February of 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
New information is now available about Shogakukan-Shueisha's limited edition series of life-sized, 1:1 scale figures of Lum Invader from Urusei Yatsura, including the size of the production run and the price of an individual figure. Hit the jump to learn more, datcha.
Koi Ikeno, the author such shōjo manga as Tokimeki Tonight and Nurse Angel Ririka SOS, will be publishing a new autobiographical manga in the electronic edition of Shueisha's Cookie manga magazine. Hit the jump to learn more.
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.