Coming on February 6th, Funimation will be releasing unique sports anime Keijo!!!!!!!! on a Complete Collection (Blu-ray / DVD Combo) for $64.98 and limited edition for $84.98. The latest bit of hype comes courtesy of some "sports commentary." Get a look after the jump.
Sports has grown into one of the biggest genres of anime and manga, but they can't all be about two teams and a ball. Some truly niche forms of competition have been given the spotlight over the years. From cult scene sports to expensive hobbies turned competitions to outright made up activities too weird or impossible to exist in the real world, Micchy shares the best anime has to offer!
If you thought Keijo!!!!!!!! was too ridiculous to ever be real, think again. Fans in Portugal are creating their own real-world keijo league, complete with special gear and modified rules. Check out the photos of their first test after the jump!
The butt-battling sports manga Keijo!!!!!!!! ended last Wednesday, after an abrupt announcement from the manga artist a week beforehand. What's the reason behind why it ended?
With the unexpected ending of Daichi Sorayomi's Keijo!!!!!!!! manga, speculation about the reason zeroed in on reports that the anime only sold 715 copies. Not so much according to Sorayomi. In a blog post, he explains that the reason isn't correct and the numbers aren't much better. More after the jump.
What do fans list as the top anime of 2016? 2chan banded together to make their ultimate list, complete with a Niconico video of the top 50. We've got the video, as well as a run-down of the top ten, right here. Hit the jump for the list!
At least in recent years, you can always count on some company bringing some outrageous official goods to Comiket. You have to remember the Monster Musume Miia hug pillow. And, for next week's Comiket 91, Warner Bros. has something remarkably novel for Keijo!!!!!!!! After using something similar on cast and staff at promo event, 30 lucky fans will be able to buy themselves swimsuit t-shirts.
The Kyoto training camp came to a close this week, and the East – West War is finally upon us. So, before things start to get really heated in the next episode, now’s a good time to take a quick look at the real world locations of Keijo!!!!!!!! in this week’s edition of Anime vs. Real Life! Hit the jump for more!