Brave Witches, a spin-off of Strike Witches that will debut later in 2016, will be announcing its main cast at a special live event in May of 2016, and one of the cast members has already been revealed: Natsumi Takamori will voice Nikka Edvardine Katajainen of the 502nd Joint Fighter Wing. Hit the jump to learn more.
Strike Witches is set to return to TV anime this year with Kazuhiro Takamura directing a Silver Link produced Brave Witches series. Looking ahead to this, http://w-witch.jp/ has been updated with a new TV visual. Get a look after the jump.
The official website for the Strike Witches anime franchise today posted a two-minute first PV for its upcoming third TV series Brave Witches featuring the 502nd Joint Fighter Wing squadron girls for a premiere during this year. Check the latest clip after the jump.
Figure maker Aquamarine has prepared their second "Bunny Style" Strike Witches: Operation Victory Arrow scale statue for flight. Based on an illustration by Fumikane Shimada included as a bonus with the OVA's home video release, the 1/8th scale, 23.5cm Charlotte E. "Glamorous Shirley" Yeager is selling for 11,000 yen (Before Tax) ahead of a June release. Next up in the line, currently being designed, is Lynne.
From Love Live! to Sword Art Online, Kadokawa had a lot of series to show off at this week's Comiket 89, with a booth presenting merchandise from over 20 titles. Along with the t-shirts and charms, they had hug pillows for a selection of 2015 and 2016 anime, going for 10,000yen each (before tax), except for the Shimada Fumikan illustrated Strike Witches - Operation Victory Arrow Erica and Ursula, going for 12,000yen. More after the jump.
Tokyo-based anime/game character merchandising company GATE has started accepting pre-orders for various items featuring the character visuals from the three-part OVA series Strike Witches: Operation Victory Arrow, including a boxer brief for men. Check the product photos after the jump.
Japan's fascination with the mash-up of moe and military service continues with a new collaboration between cross-media franchise Strike Witches and the Japan Air Self-Defense Force in the form of a documentary DVD about the 60th anniversary of the JASDF. Hit the jump to learn more.