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    Thursday October 10, 2019
  • History vs. Anime: Analyzing Rose of Versailles

    How much did 'Rose of Versailles' get right about the French Revolution and what was made up?

    There's a lot of truth and a lot of fiction within Rose of Versailles. But which events are facts and which events are fiction? Hit the jump to check out our quick look into how accurately this anime depicts the French Revolution!

  • Tuesday April 30, 2019
  • Rose of Versailles Artist Unveils Art of Penélope Cruz for New Film

    Award-winning film Everybody Knows hits Japan with special bonuses for theatergoers

    Everybody Knows is coming to Japan, and Rose of Versailles creator Riyoko Ikeda is celebrating with a new piece of art! Check out the special gift for theatergoers after the jump.

  • Thursday March 28, 2019
  • Love Songs Abound on Rose of Versailles Dating Sim Soundtrack

    Upcoming Berubara Private Academy visual novel will feature tracks by ACRYLICSTAB and RIRIKO

    Love is blooming once again in the upcoming visual novel Berubara Private Academy, where the daughter of a Rose of Versailles fan finds her school life imitating the vintage series! Theme performers are being announced for the soundtrack — check it out after the jump!

  • Saturday December 16, 2017
  • Get Swept off Your Feet in "Rose of Versailles" Interactive Exhibit

    Art exhibition returns with new photo-ops for fans of the classic series.

    Live your Revolutionary dreams at Yokohama's Art Trick Museum, when the return of their Rose of Versailles exhibit puts you in the middle of your favorite scenes! From Oscar's heroic carry to Andre's kabe-don, these scenes are a unique set of photo ops. Check them out after the jump!

  • Wednesday November 15, 2017
  • Seven Seas Licenses "Versailles of the Dead" And "Claudine" Manga

    You might detect a subtle theme in today's manga license announcements

    You might detect a subtle theme in today's manga license announcements from Seven Seas. First, there's Versailles of the Dead by Kumiko Suekane, "a stylish zombie series about a cross-dressing queen and the French Revolution!" Next up it's Claudine, "the classic one-shot LGBT+ manga about love and identity in historical France," penned by shoujo pioneer and Rose of Versailles creator Riyoko Ikeda.

  • Thursday October 19, 2017
  • Lady Oscar Wants You to Be Regular in New Yogurt Collaboration

    "DeruBara" ad campaign gets going this month.

    A new Rose of Versailles collaboration is underway! This time, fans can read about Lady Oscar and... the benefits of probiotic yogurt. Hit the jump to learn more about the campaign.

  • Saturday August 12, 2017
  • "Harajuku Rascal Shop" Continues Raccoon's Anniversary Celebration

    Crossover merch features Japan's favorite invasive species.

    Still craving some Rascal the Raccoon cuteness? The Harajuku Rascal Shop is happy to oblige. Stop by to pick up yume kawaii merch, frozen treats, and crossover goods featuring Attack on Titan and Rose of Versailles. Hit the jump for a preview!

  • Tuesday May 9, 2017
  • Raccoons and French Aristocrats Meld in "Rose of Rascal" Collaboration

    Mash-up celebrates the 45 anniversary of "Rose of Versailles" and the 40th anniversary of "Rascal the Raccoon"

    The irrepressible procyonids of Nippon Animation's Rascal the Raccoon are teaming up with the French aristocracy of Riyoko Ikeda's Rose of Versailles in a character goods collaboration entitled "Rose of Rascal". Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday January 29, 2017
  • Takashimaya Teams up with "Rose of Versailles" for a Revolutionary Valentine's Day Promotion

    Chocolates, photo spots, memorabilia and more to celebrate Valentine's Day.

    What do you get when you combine Rose of Versailles with chocolate? A sweet Valentine's Day celebration with limited-edition goods, photo ops, and more! Take a peek at what Takashimaya has in store for its customers this year at "Amour du Chocolat," and try out their Berubara Camera for yourself, after the jump!

  • Sunday December 4, 2016
  • Fans Rank Most Brutal Anime Endings

    Massive spoiler alerts.

    Which anime had the most brutal ending ever? Shows like Fullmetal Alchemist, Death Note, and Rose of Versailles made it into the top ten, but can you guess which was #1? Warning: major spoilers and sadness after the jump.

  • Saturday July 11, 2015
  • UDON Entertainment Announcement Roundup From SDCC 2015

    The publisher best known for artbooks makes its biggest manga push with a long-desired classic

    Udon Entertainment may be best known for video game artbooks and comics based on licensed video game properties, but the publisher takes its boldest step yet by pushing further into into manga publishing, with a huge classic manga announcement. Hit the jump for details.

  • Wednesday January 14, 2015
  • Nozomi Entertainment Announces April Releases and "Sketchbook ~full color's~" License

    "Rose of Versailles" and "Looking Up at the Half-Moon" collections also planned

    Right Stuf, Nozomi Entertainment and Lucky Penny Entertainment have announced their April 2015 release slate. Nozomi Entertainment will release The Rose of Versailles, Part 2 on litebox-style DVD, and Lucky Penny Entertainment will release the complete DVD collection of Looking Up at the Half-Moon on April 7, 2014. Nozomi Entertainment has also acquired the Sketchbook ~full color's~ anime series. More after the jump.

  • Wednesday December 3, 2014
  • VIDEO: Microbial Bourbon Dynasty Examined in Latest Frogman "Rose of Versailles" Spoof

    Calorie Mate sponsored "Channel 5.5" moves on after ruining "Ghost in the Shell" and "Nodame Cantabile"

    After "ruining" Ghost in the Shell and Nodame Cantabile, writer/director/Flash animator Frogman's Calorie Mate sponsored Channel 5.5's next target is Riyoko Ikeda's influential shoujo classic Rose of Versailles. In the latest, Dr. Akira Tokura with the held of assistant  Tadokoro  explores the evolution of the microbial Bourbon dynasty. " More after the jump.