An early look at next week's issue 44 has revealed that turnover has returned to Shonen Jump. Kentarou Itani's ecchi supernatural series, sampled in the English version under the title Takuan and Batsu's Daily Demon Diary, wraps up in that issue. Then, the manga magazine will be introducing Ibitsu no Amalgam by Ishiyama Ryou (Mitsukubi Condor) in issue 45 and Spring Weapon Number One by Hasegawa Tomohiro (Koi no Cupid Yakenohara Jin) in issue 46.
You might be having difficulty finding some of the volumes of the Berserk manga that you wanted. In which case, Dark Horse, the series' English publisher, has some good news. Hard-to-find volumes 2, 5, 6, 12 and 14 are being reprinted, and are expected in stores on October 24th. They also mentioned that they are working on the last/latest volume and downplay the possibility of a digital version.
Warner Bros digital studio Blue Ribbon Content and Japan’s Amuse Inc. subsidiary Amuse USA are teaming up to develop a hybrid live-action and animated shortform series series based on the trio BABYMETAL. Creator and manager Key Kobayashi, aka Kobametal is producing. More after the jump.
Demon summoning gave way to dancing as Megami Tensei tried out rhythm gaming in last year's Persona 4: Dancing All Night. Its Arabian Armor take on former-idol Rise Kujikawa is now the subject of a figure from AQUAMARINE, set to be distributed by Good Smile Company, and on sale ahead of a release next May. Get a look after the jump.
Sentai Filmworks has started announcing their fall 2016 anime slate with Girls Number and Flip Flappers. Both are scheduled for an October broadcast in Japan. They will soon be available on select digital outlets with a home video release to follow. More after the jump.
Back in the spring, voice actress Aya Hirano, recently heard as Fairy Tail's Lucy Heartfilia, Parasyte's Migi, Gatchaman Crowds' Paiman, Spamalot's The Lady of the Lake, and, in The Disappearance of Yuki Nagato, the return of Haruhi Suzumiya, left Japan and her hosting position on arts and entertainment show Tokyo hi-IMAGINE to study in New York. Fans got some good news today as Hirano Instagrammed that she's safely back in Japan.
An early look at the November issue of shoujo manga magazine of Nakayoshi, out in Japan on October 3rd, will be teasing an announcement concerning Cardcaptor Sakura, to be revealed in the monthly's December issue on November 3rd. More after the jump.
After yesterday's Fall Rollout announcement, Crunchyroll posted an English subtitled version of the first preview of original TV anime Izetta, the Last Witch.Get a look after the jump.
Yesterday, a live broadcast event on Niconico featuring voice actress Akane Fujita and Dengeki Bunko editor Kazuma Miki offered an update on plans for the anime adaptation of Tsukasa Fushimi and Hiro Kanzaki's Eromanga Sensei as its headline feature. A bonus on this concerned the latest developments of a life-sized statue based on the duo's earlier Oreimo. Get a look after the jump.
Buckle up. Sunday is Dengeki Bunko Autumn Festival, so there might be some news concerning popular light novels from the publisher of Sword Art Online. In the meantime, Dengeki has continued their three-month 2016 Super Thank You Fair. Through October, each month, four of the publisher's leading ladies in the Dengeki Water Gun. Check out September's after the jump.
As some consolation for fans who had to survive their first week without an episode of New Game!, on September 27, the ladies of (fictional) game developer Eagle Jump were featured in their first art book, titled Fairies Story. 127 pages of magazine covers from Shōtarō Tokunō's Manga Time Kirara Carat series, book store promo art, character designs and interviews were collected in the book from Houbunsha.
We're just about into the Q4 of the year, which means holiday shopping season, which means big releases. Funimation has been busy this week previewing some of these with new English dubs and clever promos. Get a look after the jump.
While Twin Star Exorcists continues into the fall season, the anime adaptation of Yoshiaki Sukeno's supernatural action manga will be getting new themes with October 12th's episode 27. lol, Avex's co-ed group chosed from a 10,000-person audition and featured on Tribe Cool Crew's theme, are on the opening "sync." GIRLFRIEND are on ending "Hide & Seek." More after the jump.
Kyoto Animation's official shop has revealed the latest of their Sound! Euphonium birthday concert goods selections. Next up is ever-popular third-year vice president and brass section leader Asuka Tanaka. An art canvas (W318mm×H410mm - 5,400yen), 9cm acrylic stand (1,620 yen) and 7.6cm button (864 yen) are selling through October 10th ahead of a mid-December release (actual birthday is December 25th). Get a look after the jump.
While much of the build up to the October 5th return of Bungo Stray Dogs has focused on The Guild, you can't forget the Port Mafia. The series' Twitter has remembered the group with its leader. Check him out after the jump.