If you've been keeping up with Sword Art Online, you might have noticed an almost indescribable feat of animation in recent episodes, a climax that looked more like a living painting than a sequence of drawings. That impossible feat is the work of Kou Yoshinari, and he's been spending years animating similarly absurd highlights across the industry. Today let's get acquainted with the elder of the famed Yoshinari brothers!
Kiss-Shot Acerola-Orion Heart-Under-Blade goes through some striking physical changes through the course of Kizumonogatari. Coming on November 28th, Kodansha will be collecting the anime film trilology's cast and staff testimonies, along with illustrations and two stories by original author Nisio Isin into a 234 page Complete Guide book. Amazon Japan has offered a preview of the cover. And, hey, look! All those Kisses!
The original Nisio Isin Kizumonogatari novel has a scene where hormonal young Mr. Koyomi Araragi has busty Ms. Tsubasa Hanekawa remove her bra. Of course that made it into the Shaft movies. The features also had plenty of adult Kiss-shot Acerola-orion Heart-under-blade being Kiss-shot Acerola-orion Heart-under-blade. Animator Taiki Konno has posted a look at the work getting the anatomy right on this. Check it out after the jump.
Post offices all over Japan and its official online store have started accepting pre-orders for the frame stamp set featuring the scenes from the three-part Kizumonogatari anime film based on Nishio Isin's light novel series for a November 2017 release. Hit the jump for more details.
Back in May, plans were revealed for a Kizumonogatari virtual reality experience on PlayStation VR, and now we have a release date for the collaboration between Sony, Aniplex, and Kayac. Kizumonogatari VR will be available as a free download when it hits the PlayStation Store in Japan on July 12. Read on for more.
Kizumonogatari Part 3: Reiketsu hits Blu-ray and DVD in Japan on July 12, and a flashy commercial is here to hype up the release. Even if you've already seen the final part of the Kizumonogatari anime film trilogy—Aniplex of America brought it to select theaters in the U.S. last month—it's worth giving the latest home video promo a peek.
When simply watching the Kizumonogatari movies isn't enough for you, it's time to turn to the ever-trusty PlayStation VR. Sony teamed up with Aniplex and Kayac to announce Kizumonogatari VR, which lets players take a look back at the anime film trilogy along with the powerful vampire Kiss-Shot Acerola-Orion Heart-Under-Blade. Read on for more.
Aniplex of America announced today at their industry panel at Anime Milwaukee (Milwaukee,WI), their plans to premiere -KIZUMONOGATARI- PART 3: REIKETSU in the U.S,distributed by AZOLAND PICTURES in the original Japanese language with English subtitles. Aniplex of America also confirmed that theater patrons will receive an exclusive giveaway item with each purchased ticket while supplies last. More after the jump.