Tokyo-based anime planning/producing company Genco today released a second key visual and a two-minute PV for Ikki Tousen Western Wolves, the forthcoming three-episode new OVA based on Yuji Shiozaki's action manga series Ikki Tousen. It is a sequel to the two-episode OVA Ikki Tousen Extravaganza Epoch released in February 2015. Check out the latest visuals after the jump!
Tokyo-based anime planning/producing company Genco announced today that a new anime based on Yuji Shiozaki's action manga series Ikki Tousen in now in the works. The new anime titled Ikki Tousen Western Wolves is a sequel to the two-episode OVA Ikki Tousen Extravaganza Epoch released in February 2015. Check out the teaser visual and main staff list after the jump.
The Japan Anniversary Association officially recognizes August 10 as Patlabor Day from this year. On that memorial day, GENCO opens an official website, Twitter account, and Instagram for the Mobile Police Patlabor franchise's new project "PATLABOR EZY." Hit the jump for more details.
Genco plans to release a new 1/7 scale figure of Kaoru Mashiko, one of the main characters from the original TV anime Katana Maidens ~ Toji No Miko, in January 2019. The 130 mm-tall figure is based on a newly-drawn illustration of her by the original character designer Yoshinori Shizuma. Check out her details after the jump!
Tokyo-based anime planning company GENCO has released sample photos of its two new character figures for the upcoming Wonder Festival 2018 event: 1/7 scale Super Sonico in the costume of Hestia (Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?) and 1/7 scale Karen Kujo Poppun Cheer Girl ver. (Kin-iro Mosaic: Pretty Days). Check out the details of the two new cute items after the jump!
After GENCO's announcement at Annecy International Animation Film Festival, 62-year-old Kazunori Ito confirmed on his official Twitter that he has been attached to the Patlabor EZY project. He is one of the five members of Headgear, the team who created the Patlabor franchise, and worked as the main scenario writer for its anime series. Hit the jump for more details.
Tokyo-based anime planning company Genco confirmed on February 17 that the broadcast of Ensemble Stars! The Animation, the TV anime adaptation of Happy Elements and Cacalia Studio's mobile game, will be postponed for the time being. The TV anime project was announced back in December 2015 and was originally set to premiere sometime in 2017. Hit the jump for more details.