Joining June's figma Sakura Kinomoto and this upcoming January's school uniform version of Cardcaptor Sakura's titular lead, Max Factory has now prepared a poseable figure of her confidant, Tomoyo Daidouji, set to be distributed by Good Smile Company in June 2016 and now available for order. Get a look after the jump.
Crunchyroll has announced the addition of two Kuroko's Basketball OVAs to its catalog of streaming anime. Episodes 22.5 and 41.5, in seasons 1 and 2 respectively, are available to premium users now, and to free users on December 7th. More after the jump.
It's been a little while since Tokyo Ghoul author Sui Ishida posted some art on Twitter, but yesterday he was musing about getting emotional reading shoujo manga from authors like Ryo Azuki, then shared a tribute to a work that recently moved him. Specifically, he pointed to Amu Meguro's Honey from Bessatsu Margaret, to be released in North America by Viz.
With a playable demo schedule to launch on PS4 and Xbox One December 17th, Bandai Namco Europe has posted an international "Final Battle" trailer for Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4. Get a look after the jump.
The second season of volleyball anime Haikyu!! has announced the addition of Atsushi Abe (Raildex's Toma Kamijo) as Wakutani South Volleyball Team captain Takeru Nakashima. More after the jump.
Something Naruto (and/or Boruto) is coming up in December. The Japanese edition of the popular ninja's home magazine, Shonen Jump, has launch a teaser countdown featuring some familiar silhouettes, with currently a bit less and 19 days to go. More after the jump.
Universal Studios Japan had a considerable hit with this year's extended run of “Universal Cool Japan” attractions. And, like any hit, there's a sequel with Evangelion The Real 4D:2.0, Attack on The Real 2, Biohazard/Resident The Escape 2, and Monster Hunter The Real, running January 15 to June 26, 2016, and joined by a new Kyary Pamyu Pamyu KAWAII World "XR Ride," featuring a 360 degree virtual reality experience set to a up-tempo music from KPP collaborator Yasutaka Nakata. New visuals offer a teaser of what to expect.
After initially using art from series illustrator Hirukawa 35, Nobuhiro Arai's (Chaika the Coffin Princess) anime designs for the adaptations of Kafka Asagiri and Hirukawa 35's Bungou Stray Dogs have been slowly revealed. Recently, key members of the support cast have been showcased. Get a look after the jump.
With the cast now all introduced, a new visual offers a look at the whole HaruChika: Haruta to Chika wa Seishun Suru crowd from the winter 2016 TV anime based on the series of mystery novels by Sei Hatsuno. This was accompanied by news that pop band fhána's opening will be called "After the Rain, The Rainbow" and singer ChouCho's ending will be called "Imaginary Triangle."
Hatsune Miku's rhythm game series continues with its eighth installment, -Project DIVA- X, set to be released in Japan on March 24 2016 for the PS Vita, and, for the series' first time on the platform, the PS4 in Autumn 2016. Check out its first song video after the jump.
A preview has been posted of the Hobby Japan OVA based on Queen's Blade's fourth series, 2012's fairytale inspired Grimoire. Kinji Yoshimoto returns as chief director and series configuration writer on the Fortes project with storyboard artist Yoshihide Yuuzumi setting up to serve as director. Oda Nobuna's Masashi Suzuki writes the screenplay. Check it out after the jump.
Thanks to Justin Gundam Custom, the secret identities of Caped Baldy and Demon Cyborg have been revealed at last! You might have thought that they were Saitama and Genos, but new evidence suggests that duo might have been 00 Gundam and Gundam Barbatos all along. Check out the amazing results of a pair of customized HG 1/144 kits after the jump.
Promoting the release of Everyday Talk With Monster Girls, a new 40 minute audio track of new conversations with the cast of the Monster Musume anime, plus a MP3 archive of 13 episodes of web radio featuring Sora Amamiya, Ari Ozawa, Natsuki Aikawa, Mayuka Nomura, Haruka Yamazaki, Sakura Nakamura and guest Yuu Kobayashi, Rachnee voice actress Sakura Nakamura travelled to Akihabara to tie up some happy victims in her web.
At this weekend's MegaHobby Expo 2015 Autumn, figure maker Alter's MegaHouse collaboration label Alpha x Omega a Halloween version Love Live! School Idol Project Eri to showcase. The Primal Heart garage kit that this was based on sold for 269500yen ($2,200) in an online auction earlier this year. Ms Ayase was joined by figures of Maki and Nozomi from Alter's own Love Live! School Idol Festival line.
Along with their second version of swimsuit-clad Lucy Heartfilia, scheduled for January, figure maker X-Plus has scheduled a bathing wear version of the Saber Tooth guild's celestial wizard Yukino Agria. Due in February, the 20cm 1/7 scale figure is selling for 9,504 with tax. Get a look after the jump.