Bandai's MegaHouse's palm-size figures of sports anime heroes has wrapped up a wave of Ace of the Diamond. The 1/12 scale Palm Mate series continues this month with Yowamushi Pedal GRANDE ROAD's Yuusuke “Peak Spider” Makishima, followed by series protagonist Sakamichi Onoda in February. Now, Hakone's wolfish Yasutomo Arakita is on sale ahead of an April release.
Nikkan Sports, a daily sports news paper, is teaming up with Yowamushi Pedal to publish a special edition promotional periodical entitled "Yowamushi Pedal Newspaper". Hit the jump to learn more.
Kumamon, the official regional mascot of Kumamoto Prefecture, is teaming up with the upcoming anime film Yowamushi Pedal: The Movie, Hit the jump to check out the collaboration.
Character designs have been published for the Yowapeda movie's original, Mamoru Miyano (Free!'s Rin) voiced character, Shin Yoshimoto. In the original story from creator of the cycling series Wataru Watanabe, this Kumamoto Daiichi High School ace missed the Inter High tournement due to an injury. Get a look after the jump.
Shonen Champion magazine is announcing that Mamoru Miyano (Free!'s Rin) will voice new character Shin Yoshimoto in the Yowapeda movie. In the original story from creator of the cycling series Wataru Watanabe,the Kumamoto Daiichi High School ace missed the Inter High tournement due to an injury. More after the jump.
TOHO has posted promos for a newly announced, second Yowapeda compilation movie, set to open for a limited run on June 12th with theme "Believer" by LASTGASP, along with previously announced Yowamushi Pedal: The Movie. The original feature, with story by creator of the cycling series Wataru Watanabe, is now scheduled to open on August 28th. Get a look after the jump.
North American manga publisher Yen Press had an extensive list of manga licenses to announce at this weekend's Sakura Con, highlighted by Izumi Tsubaki's Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-kun and Wataru Watanabe's Yowamushi Pedal, the latter of which will be released in two-in-one omnibus editions. Meanwhile "Servant x Service" is among of list of titles that will be digital-only. More after the jump.
The Nico Nico Super Conference 2015 is offering a special Anime Area designed to reproduce aspects of 6 different anime series, including Yowamushi Pedal and Shirobako, with a series of live-action games and challenges. Hit the jump to learn more.