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    Friday January 10, 2020
  • New Mag GUNDAM FORWARD Celebrates Anime, Games, and Gunpla

    First issue drops today in Japan

    A new resource is launching today for Gundam fans! Gundam Forward from Hobby Japan will cover anime, games, Gunpla tips, and more. Get a look inside the first volume after the jump!

  • Friday December 27, 2019
  • Two More Players Join the Game for the Infinite Dendrogram TV Anime

    Adaptation based on virtual MMORPG light novel series hits Japanese TV on January 09, 2020

    Two more cast members have been announced for Infinite Dendrogram, an upcoming TV anime based on the series of virtual reality MMORPG light novels written by Sakon Kaidou and illustrated by Taiki about a new player experiencing a fully immersive virtual world for the first time. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Friday November 15, 2019
  • Warriors Suffer Wardrobe Malfunctions in Queen's Blade UNLIMITED PV (NSFW-ish)

    Second OAV in latest series based on HobbyJAPAN's fantasy combat books hits Japanese stores on February 28, 2020

    A spicy new preview video has been published for the second original animation video of Queen's Blade UNLIMITED, the latest anime series based on the HobbyJAPAN's series of ecchi fantasy combat books using the "Lost Worlds" rule system in which warrior women risk their lives (and lose their clothing) in an effort to earn the right to rule the magical land of Gynos. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Infinite Dendrogram TV Anime to Debut on January 9 in Japan

    Special preview screening to be held in Odaiba on December 15

    The adaptation of Sakon Kaidou’s (writer) and Taiki’s (illustrator) virtual reality MMO light novels, Infinite Dendrogram, was announced to be premiering on Japanese TV on January 9, with a special event for the series to occur on December 15. Hit the jump to learn more about the series!

  • Sunday October 27, 2019
  • Lovely Ladies Spar in Queen's Blade UNLIMITED OAV 2 (NSFW-ish)

    Latest entry in ecchi fantasy series based on Hobby Japan's combat books hits Japanese home video in February of 2020

    It seems that fantasy and fan-service are a perennial combination, because another original animated video of Queen's Blade UNLIMITED - the latest adaptation based on Hobby Japan's ecchi series of tabletop RPG combat books based on the "Lost Worlds" system - is coming to Japanese Bluray and DVD in February of 2020. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Friday October 18, 2019
  • Players Explore Limitless Adventure in Infinite Dendrogram TV Anime

    New trailer, key visual, cast members, and theme song info revealed for upcoming VRMMO light novel adaptation

    Get ready to dive deep into the latest info, because a new key visual, a new trailer, new cast members, and new theme song information have all been revealed for Infinite Dendrogram, an upcoming TV anime based on the series of virtual reality MMO light novels written by Sakon Kaidou and illustrated by Taiki about a late-adopter getting his first taste of an expansive, full-immersion virtual fantasy world. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday October 8, 2019
  • J-Novel Club Kicks Off Crowdfunding for Invaders of the Rokujouma!? Print Edition

    Kickstarter campaign seeks to fund a physical release of a 10 volume omnibus set collecting the main series

    J-Novel club is hosting a Kickstarter campaign that seeks crowdfunding for a physical print release of a 10 volume omnibus edition set that covers the main storyline of Invaders of the Rokujouma!?, a fantasy / science fiction / romantic comedy light novel series written by Takehaya and illustrated by Poco about a young man who tries to keep his incredibly cheap apartment clear of a host of invading aliens, magical girls, and other weird visitors. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday June 3, 2019
  • Three New Cast Members Dive Deep in Infinite Dendrogram TV Anime

    Adaptation of light novel series about a fully immersive virtual MMO is currently in development

    Three new cast members have been revealed for Infinite Dendrogram, an upcoming TV anime based on the series of light novels written by Sakon Kaidou and illustrated by Taiki about a new player diving into the world of "Infinite Dendogram", a fully immersive virtual reality MMORPG. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday March 3, 2019
  • INVADERS of the ROKUJYOMA!? Plans Heroine General Election with BOOKWALKER

    Japanese fans with BOOKWALKER subscriptions get to pick who is the protagonist of the Volume 33 drama CD

    INVADERS of the ROKUJYOMA!?, a harem comedy light novel series written by Takehaya and illustrated by Poco about a group of strange invaders fighting over possession of a small Japanese apartment, has been going strong for 10 years now, and now Japanese fans with BOOKWALKER subscriptions will be able to vote for which of the 10 leading ladies they want to star in an upcoming drama CD to be included with Volume 33 of the series. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday February 20, 2019
  • CHIROLU's Fantasy Light Novel For My Daughter, I Might Defeat Even The Archenemy. Gets TV Anime

    Kanon Takao and Nobuhiko Okamoto are set to voice the two leads

    As Japanese hobby magazine and publishing company Hobby Japan's 50th anniversary project, a TV anime adaptation of CHIROLU's fantasy light novel Uchi no Ko no Tamenaraba, Ore wa Moshikashitara Maou mo Taoseru kamoshirenai./For My Daughter, I Might Defeat Even The Archenemy. is confirmed to be in the works. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Thursday January 3, 2019
  • INVADERS of the ROKUJYOMA!? Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Audio Drama CD

    Anime voice cast returns for pack-in bonus with volume 31 of romantic comedy light novel series

    The year 2019 marks the 10th year anniversary of INVADERS of the ROKUJYOMA!? - a series of romantic comedy light novels written by Takehaya and illustrated by Poco about a young man who finds a great deal on a cheap apartment only to discover that it is overrun by ghosts, alien invaders, and magical girls - and to celebrate, the 31st volume of the series will include an audio drama CD as a bonus. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday June 14, 2018
  • Conquest Commences in "The Master of Ragnarok & Blesser of Einherjar" TV Anime Trailer

    Adaptation based on fantasy light novel series hits Japanese TV and Crunchyroll in July of 2018

    A new trailer that highlights the setting and the main cast has been released for The Master of Ragnarok & Blesser of Einherjar, an upcoming TV anime based on the series of fantasy light novels written by Seiichi Takayama and illustrated by Yukisan about a young man from modern Japan who ends up transported to a magical world based on Norse mythology. Hit the jump to check it out.