In 1997 manga author Takako Shimura debuted with one-shot Boku wa Onnanoko, followed soon by Shiiki no Juunin. She went on to create acclaimed works like Hourou Musuko/Wandering Son and Aoi Hana/Sweet Blue Flowers - which Viz just started releasing this fall. Her 20th anniversary is being celebrated through November 9th with an exhibit at Seibu Ikebukuro Main Store Annex 2F Level and a November 3rd signing.
Aniplex of America has announced the release plans for the second half of mecha anime Aldnoah.Zero. The Limited Edition Blu-ray and Standard Edition DVD Volume 3 will be available on January 26th 2016 and Volume 4 will be available on April 19th 2016. Pre-orders will begin today for all four SKUs on the official U.S. ALDNOAH.ZERO website (www.AldnoahZeroUSA.com) and also through official Aniplex of America retailers. Get the details after the jump.
Shizuoka-based anime character-themed cake store Anime Sugar has already started accepting pre-orders for this year's Christmas cakes. This winter's lineup are: Puella Magi Madoka Magica: Rebellion, Classroom☆Crisis, Working!!!, Durarara!,Kokoro ga Sakebitagatterun Da./The Anthem of the Heart, and Aldnoah.Zero. Check the product photos after the jump.