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    Monday September 14, 2020
  • FEATURE: Animating the Impossible, The Breathtaking Works of Kou Yoshinari

    Today let's get acquainted with the works of one of animation's brightest stars!

    If you've been keeping up with Sword Art Online, you might have noticed an almost indescribable feat of animation in recent episodes, a climax that looked more like a living painting than a sequence of drawings. That impossible feat is the work of Kou Yoshinari, and he's been spending years animating similarly absurd highlights across the industry. Today let's get acquainted with the elder of the famed Yoshinari brothers!

  • Friday November 24, 2017
  • All The Kisshots Gather For "Kizumonogatari" Complete Guide Book

    Speaking of Kizu, Part 3: Reiketsu is out from Aniplex of America this week

    Kiss-Shot Acerola-Orion Heart-Under-Blade goes through some striking physical changes through the course of Kizumonogatari. Coming on November 28th, Kodansha will be collecting the anime film trilology's cast and staff testimonies, along with illustrations and two stories by original author Nisio Isin into a 234 page Complete Guide book. Amazon Japan has offered a preview of the cover. And, hey, look! All those Kisses!

  • Sunday October 22, 2017
  • "Kizumonogatari" Animator Shows Off NSFW-ish Work On Anime Movie

    See some Tsubasa Hanekawa and Kiss-shot Acerola-orion Heart-under-blade highlights

    The original Nisio Isin Kizumonogatari novel has a scene where hormonal young Mr. Koyomi Araragi has busty Ms. Tsubasa Hanekawa remove her bra. Of course that made it into the Shaft movies.  The features also had plenty of adult Kiss-shot Acerola-orion Heart-under-blade being Kiss-shot Acerola-orion Heart-under-blade. Animator Taiki Konno has posted a look at the work getting the anatomy right on this. Check it out after the jump.

  • Thursday July 27, 2017
  • Japan Post Service Offers "Kizumonogatai" Stamp Set including Paper Fan, Folding Screen

    Samples are now displayed at the Nisio Isin Daijiten exhibition

    Post offices all over Japan and its official online store have started accepting pre-orders for the frame stamp set featuring the scenes from the three-part Kizumonogatari anime film based on Nishio Isin's light novel series for a November 2017 release. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tuesday June 27, 2017
  • "Kizumonogatari VR" Looks Back at Anime Film Adaptations on July 12

    Free release combines virtual reality and projection mapping

    Back in May, plans were revealed for a Kizumonogatari virtual reality experience on PlayStation VR, and now we have a release date for the collaboration between Sony, Aniplex, and Kayac. Kizumonogatari VR will be available as a free download when it hits the PlayStation Store in Japan on July 12. Read on for more.

  • Tuesday May 30, 2017
  • Flashy "Kizumonogatari Part 3" Commercial Hypes Japanese Home Video Release

    Blu-ray and DVD release lined up for July 12

    Kizumonogatari Part 3: Reiketsu hits Blu-ray and DVD in Japan on July 12, and a flashy commercial is here to hype up the release. Even if you've already seen the final part of the Kizumonogatari anime film trilogy—Aniplex of America brought it to select theaters in the U.S. last month—it's worth giving the latest home video promo a peek. 

  • Wednesday May 3, 2017
  • "Kizumonogatari" Sinks Its Teeth Into a Virtual Reality Experience

    PlayStation VR lets fans relive the movies along with Kiss-Shot

    When simply watching the Kizumonogatari movies isn't enough for you, it's time to turn to the ever-trusty PlayStation VR. Sony teamed up with Aniplex and Kayac to announce Kizumonogatari VR, which lets players take a look back at the anime film trilogy along with the powerful vampire Kiss-Shot Acerola-Orion Heart-Under-Blade. Read on for more.

  • Sunday February 19, 2017
  • Aniplex of America Announces U.S. Theatrical Release of "KIZUMONOGATARI PART 3: REIKETSU"

    Ticket sales for this final part of the trilogy will begin next Tuesday

    Aniplex of America announced today at their industry panel at Anime Milwaukee (Milwaukee,WI), their plans to premiere -KIZUMONOGATARI- PART 3: REIKETSU in the U.S,distributed by AZOLAND PICTURES in the original Japanese language with English subtitles. Aniplex of America also confirmed that theater patrons will receive an exclusive giveaway item with each purchased ticket while supplies last. More after the jump.