The Revolutionary Girl Utena anime ran April-December in 1997, and it's time to bring the 20th anniversary celebrations to the figure shelf. Good Smile Company and Max Factory have prepared a poseable figma of Utena Tenjou, which is on sale starting today. Along with Chu-Chu, the articulated, 13.5cm figure will ship in May. Get a look after the jump.
Crunchyroll has announced a set of additions to its library of streaming anime today. As of tonight, Samurai Champloo, Deadman Wonderland and Black Butler have been added, while the territories in which Ninja Slayer is available have expanded. More after the jump.
We're just about into the Q4 of the year, which means holiday shopping season, which means big releases. Funimation has been busy this week previewing some of these with new English dubs and clever promos. Get a look after the jump.
Ninja Slayer From Animation, which previously ran on Niconico last April, will now run on Japanese TV on Tokyo MX1 and BS11 this April. The series' site has been updated with a new visual for this Special Edition version of the adaptation of light novels credited to Bradley Bond and Philip [email protected] Morzez. Get a look after the jump.
Ninja Slayer has announced that the 12th and final end theme will be "Neo Cyber Madness" from skillkills. Along with this is a commercial for the OST and the debut of Yoshiki "Genius" Takahashi's cover art. This collection of 12 end themes and six tracks of Shinichi Osawa background music will be released on July 22.
Yeeart! The Shosen Grande bookstore in Tokyo is transforming into the ninja-infested, cyberpunk dystopia of Neo-Saitama for a limited time as part of a special store celebrating Ninja Slayer. Hit the jump to go out and ninja in the night.
This week's Ninja Slayer episode 7 featured end theme "Ninja Prayer" by electronica artist/series OST contributor Shinichi Osawa. Then, the series returns to its tour of Japanese musical act not typically seen in anime for episode 8 with "Suicidal Bunny," the lead single from Brit-pop inspired band Taffy's recently released EP "Darkle."