If you need a little cuteness in your weekend, the KADOKAWAanime Youtube channel has published a mini-animation spin-off for Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear (entitled "Bear Bear Bear Kuma") that features the main characters taking a liesurely afternoon nap. Hit the jump to check it out.
Wandering Witch: The Journey of Elaina began its excursion the other day and to the Japanese magazine Newtype had an interview with the creator of the light novel to discuss the to animation and how excited he is to see the series get more attention overseas. Read about it after the jump!
All is far in love and war in Osanajimi ga Zettai ni Makenai Love Comedy ("A Romantic Comedy Where the Childhood Friend Absolutely Will Not Lose"), a newly announced TV anime adaptation based on the "first love vs. childhood friend" romantic comedy light novel series about a young lady who sets plans in motion when she realizes that her secret crush and best friend from childhood is in love with another, more popular girl. Hit the jump to learn more.
Attention, fantasy fans! We've got some news that bears repeating, because more information has been revealed about the ending theme for Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear, an upcoming TV anime based on the series of isekai fantasy light novels written by Kumanano and illustrated by 029 about a girl who finds herself transported into the world of her favorite VRMMORPG while wearing a cute but overpowered set of bear pajamas. Hit the jump to learn more.
You're heard of life imitating art, but now art is imitating art, because My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom!, a series of romantic comedy fantasy light novels written by Satoru Yamaguchi and illustrated by Nami Hidaka about a young lady who reincarnates as the bad girl in her favorite romance video game, is being adapted into a romance video game with an original story by IDEA FACTORY's Otomate division. Hit the jump to learn more.
Some couples go together like fire and ice, and that's certainly the case with the magic-wielding romantic leads in a pair of character preview videos published for Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World (known in Japan as Kimi to Boku no Saigo no Senjou, Arui wa Sekai ga Hajimaru Seisen or "KimiSen" for short), an upcoming TV anime based on the series of fantasy light novels written by Kei Sazane and illustrated by Ao Nekonabe about two rival adventurers falling in love when they kingdoms go to war. Hit the jump to check them out.
Head's up, all you fans of slow life isekai fantasy: an anime adaptation has been announced for The Power of the Saint is All Around (known in Japan as Seijo no Maryoku wa Bennou Desu), a series of light novels written by Yuka Tachibana and illustrated by Yasuyuki Syuri about an overworked office lady in her 20's who gets summoned to a magical world...only to be rejected as a hero candidate by the person who summoned her. Hit the jump to learn more.
Upcoming magic-filled TV anime series Wandering Witch: The Journey of Elaina released a brand new trailer today alongside a new key visual showing the titular witch riding her broom around a castle grounds. Cast your spell after the jump!
Two new cast members, a new trailer, and the Japanese broadcast schedule have been revealed for Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World (known in Japan as Kimi to Boku no Saigo no Senjou, Arui wa Sekai ga Hajimaru Seisen), an upcoming TV anime based on the series of fantasy light novels written by Kei Sazane and illustrated by Ao Nekonabe about the leaders of a pair of powerful rival nations falling in love on the battlefield. Hit the jump to learn more.
A beary short commercial for the upcoming isekai TV anime Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear was released, showing some of fiery and fluffy scenes from the adaptation of the fantasy light novels written by Kumanano and illustrated by 029. Grab it after the jump!
Suit up in your bear pajamas and leave your worries behind, because a new trailer and the Japanese TV schedule have been published for Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear, an upcoming TV anime based on the series of isekai fantasy light novels written by Kumanano and illustrated by 029 about a girl who ends up transported into the world of her favorite VRMMORPG while clad in a cute but overpowered bear suit. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Australian Classification Board gave volumes 1, 2, and 9 of the No Game No Life light novels a 'refused classification' mark, meaning that the import of those light novel volumes would be illegal in Australia after a review of the books. This came after a politician wrote to Kinokuniya to get them to remove the light novels, among others, off selves for being offensive. Read the full story after the jump.