Soul-devouring demons, artificial intelligence, and total surveillance culture: it's all in a day's work for the dueling detectives in Un-Go, a 2011 TV anime with occult and science fiction elements that is loosely based on the Ango Sakaguchi's Meiji-era detective novels. Hit the jump to figure out whoddunnit.
Miki Shinichiro has been one of the most recognized voices in anime for over 20 years. He has done a variety of roles from young to old to serious to comedy to romantic to non-human, but he is best known for his ability to voice mysterious characters and be comedic while still managing to be cool. See what other characters Miki does after the jump!
Anime distributor Section23 has laid out the plans for a busy October with the collection of Un-Go, the debuts of Someday's Dreamer II Sora, Detroit Metal City, and more. Get the details after the jump.
Fan artist g3penさん has done a bit of work on the recent favorite anime ending theme to UN-GO to repopulate it with the cast of Nisemonogatari. Check it out after the jump.
Un-Go character designers pako and Yun Kouga released an artbook, UN-GO pako & Yun Kouga Design Works. They tag-teamed on the cover image, which you can see (plus more sample pages) if you bump the jump!
Sentai Filmworks confirmed that its license of Studio Bones' Un-Go will include the 45 minute prequel episode that was shown in Japanese theaters for two weeks in November. More after the jump!
Anime podcast SokoAni interviewed some of the staff from Un-Go, the currently airing mystery series based on Meiji Kaika Ango Torimono-chō by 20th century novelist Ango Sakaguchi. We exercised our listening comprehension skills to note some highlights past the jump!
The mystery anime series Un-Go is only coming up on its seventh episode, but an extra-long episode 0 opened in Japanese theaters November 19th for a two week engagement. Hit the jump for our low-spoiler impressions, plus a look at the postcards we received at the screening!
Enjoying Un-Go on Crunchyroll but end up getting lost on how people are connected to each other in each case every episode? Fuji TV, the main broadcaster for the current noitaminA block, now has a handy set of character relationship grids available for each episode up to the most recent one. Hit the jump for all the details.
Do you have a desire to associate your social media identity with this season's hot new mystery anime Un-Go? Well, then you're in luck because Un-go's official site has begun rolling out a matrix of Twitter icons featuring "Defective Detective" Shinjuurou Yuuki and perplexing panda person Inga. Find out where to get them after the jump.
Word on the NekoCon streets is that Sentai Filmworks, who recently licensed Phi-Brain ~ Kami no Puzzle, announced today that they've also grabbed Un-Go and A Channel. Read on for more info!
Crunchyroll has announced that they will begin simulcasting the science fiction mystery series "UN-GO" as part of their Fall lineup of streaming anime. The first episode airs today, Thursday, October 13 at 9:30 am PST. More details and story info after the jump!
Bones (Fullmetal Alchemist, Soul Eater) has launched a second promo for Un-Go, their adaptation of Sakaguchi Ango's novel Meiji Kaika Ango Torimonocho. As well as a look at the Seiji Mizushima (FMA) directed anime, the video offers a chance to listen to Lama's end theme "Fantasy." Check it out after the jump.
The official website for the fall noitaminA TV series Un-Go has announced that "episode 0" of the series will be shown in theaters and will not be broadcast on TV. More details on "Un-Go episode:0 Inga-ron" below.