Plans have been revealed for an adaptation of fantasy light novel series The Rising of the Shield Hero (aka Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari), with a a preview to be presented at Anime Expo on July 1st. More after the jump.
An early look at next Monday's issue of Shonen Jump reveals that the following week's issue will be without Yūki Tabata's fantasy action series Black Cover as the author recovers from hospitalization due to asthma.
Next week's issue of Shonen Jump will be a big one for My Hero Academia as the manga magazine prepares for the July 8th kick off of the second cour of the super hero series' second anime season. Along with LiSA's (Sword Art Online, Fate/ Nisekoi) previously announced new end theme"Datte Atashi no HERO," amazarashi (Tokyo Ghoul √) will be on new opening, "Sora ni Utaeba." More after the jump.
An early look at next week's issue of Shonen Jump reveals that the anime adaptation of Yūto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki's cooking competition manga Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma will return in fall 2017 with a third season. More after the jump.
It's been a little while since North America got a new volume of Kentaro Miura's Berserk manga (since November 20, 2013 to be precise), but the series which sold over 1.2 million copies in English is back. With volume 38 due on July 5th, Dark Horse has a preview of what to expect (some graphic nastiness happening to their namesake to be precise). Get a look after the jump.
Coming to you summer 2017, Aniplex of America is preparing the anohana - The Flower We Saw That Day TV series English dub with voice direction and English adaptation by Patrick Seitz. An early look at this "heartwarming tale of friendship" brought to you by the Cho Heiwa Busters (the Anthem of the Heart) will be presented at next wekend's Anime Expo. More after the jump.
Happy 20th anniversary to Gundam Wing: Endless Waltz, 1997's three-ova follow-up to 95/96 Mobile Suit Gundam Wing. The Gundam Cafes in Akihabara and Osaka are celebrating with a special menu that includes latte art of the boys, cocktails, and even a Meteor themed tequila shot. Get a look after the jump.
Home video distributor Section23 Films today announced its October slate of releases, including Sentai Filmworks’ Limited Edition Premium Box Set of Flying Witch as well as mature tokusatsu series Garo. Get the details after the jump.
Voltron: Legendary Defender season 3 is scheduled to hit Netflix in regions like America on August 4th. This continuation of the seriesinspired by the localization of 1981 Toei anime Beast King GoLion, picks up where January's season 2 ended. Japanese fans are getting a change to see the show this summer with the series now hitting their local version of the streaming service.
Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt and Little Witch Academia mastermind Yoh Yoshinari will be at Anime Expo next weekend, making an appearance for Lab Zero's newest game, the RPG Indivisible. Some teaser art has been posted to stoke the hype. Get a look after the jump.
It's almost here. The English release of smartphone RPG Fate/Grand Order is scheduled for June 25th, and, with that days away, the final localized servant promo has now been published. This time, it's Archer, voiced by Nobunaga Shimazaki, who has become a mainstay of the FGO promo webcasts, and designed by pako(original character designer for Occultic;Nine, Un-Go). Get a look after the jump.
A day after teasersof changes to come at Anime Network Online, a beta launch has been announced for streaming service HIDIVE. Offerings include cult-favorite sci-fi Legend of the Galactic Heroes. More after the jump.
Section23 is getting ready to release Sentai Filmworks' Monster Musume: Everyday Life with Monster Girls (uncensored) on Blu-ray/DVD and Premium Box Set editions on July 25th. Today, to prepare, they revealed the English dub cast for 2015's adaptation of the Okayado fantasy comedy. Get the details after the jump.
Ok. Some explanation is needed. Why is Rem in her nighties on a pillow for a "birthday ver." Re:Zero figure? You might remember that there was a big to-do last year, into early this year around Rem/Ram's February 2nd birthday, leading into Valentine's. Part of that was art by light novel illustrator Shinichirou Otsuka, and one of those pieces has inspired a scale figure from GSC.
Less than 13 months after the previous volume was released, there's a new collection of Hunter x Hunter out in Japan next Monday. And, this one has a fight that has been building since Bill Clinton was president. Seriously! Preparing for the June 26th release and the manga's return to Jump, the editors have offered a look at the cover for Hisoka's throw-down with Chrollo. Get a look after the jump.