Good news for fans of bishoujo and markets! You can now pick up the first of three episodes of Spicy Tales' World End Economica in English. Beyond the subject matter, what's interesting about this all-ages visual novel is that it's written by Isuna Hasekura, best known as the author of economics infused fantasy series Spice and Wolf. More after the jump.
To celebrate its 20th anniversary, ASCII Media Works are releasing a set of 20 figures of SD versions of their classic characters. Fans who pre-order the set at this summer's otaku events will receive a bonus figure of Chiyo's dad from Azumanga Daioh. Get a look after the jump.
For those of you who crave more Spice and Wolf novels and want them faster, Yen Press's announcements this morning should have you counting your coins. Read on for more details.
Next time someone insults an otaku for never getting out of the house, feel free to use this counter-example: Spice and Wolf enthusiast Fabrice Requin has been visiting Asia and constructing a photo travelogue of himself posed with a cardboard standee of the wolf goddess Holo. View the results after the jump!
A promo has been has posted for an upcoming OVA which adapts the robot-girl raising game Moe Can Change! Director of the Spice and Wolf anime Takeo Takahashi and character designer Kazuya Kuroda are attached to the project, due out April 26th. Video after the jump.
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