Kodansha Comics has closed out August with a few new manga, making their North American debut in digital format. This includes Elegant Yokai Apartment Life, inspiration for the current anime, as well as Black Panther and Sweet 16 and Lily Hoshino's (Mawaru Penguindrum) Kigurumi Guardians. More after the jump.
Shin-Ei Animation's anime adaptation of Hinowa Kōzuki's supernatural light novel series Elegant Yokai Apartment Life has announced plans to continue the currently running TV series into a second cour this fall. News was accompanied by the announcement that Fumiko Orikasa and Rie Kugimiya are joining the case as Haruka Aoki and Konatsu Yamamoto. Naomi Chiaka character designs were also previewed, but the casting won't be revealed until August 14th (at Ikebukuro Station).
Crunchyroll has just wrapped up their Industry Panel at Anime Expo, so the time is right for an overview of the new including such titles as AHO-GIRL, Elegant Yokai Apartment Life, Netsuzou Trap -NTR-, and Tsuredure Children along with Kino’s Journey and URAHARA along with Crunchyroll Manga and Expo announcements. Read on for more info!