On his official Twitter feed, director Seiji Mizushima (Beatless, Full Metal Alchemist: Conqueror of Shamballa) has revealed that the key staff members of the 2014 Expelled from Paradise theatrical anime film have reunited and are working on a new anime project together. Hit the jump to learn more.
Great news for fans of glove puppetry and martial arts mayhem: after initially being delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the third season of Thunderbolt Fantasy - a Japanese / Taiwanese co-production featuring the combined talents of Pili International Multimedia, Nitroplus, and Good Smile Company - is back on track and will broadcast in Japan beginning in April of 2021. Hit the jump to learn more.
Some quick news for all you lovers of gratuitous puppet violence out there: Thunderbolt Fantasy is coming back for a third season of martial arts mayhem at some point in the near future, and now the official homepage for the series has published a teaser visual for the new season. Hit the jump to check it out.
AnimeJapan announced yesterday that the third largest anime event in the world and the biggest anime industry event of the year would be canceled. The event, which was scheduled to run during the March 21 weekend was set to announce an array of information on various anime and anime-related projects. The franchises effected announced what will be happening to their properties during the next day. See the collected information after the jump.
According to an announcement on the anime's official Twitter feed, a "new project" is currently in-development for Touken Ranbu: Hanamaru, a spin-off TV anime based on the Touken Ranbu browser game developed by Nitroplus and published by DMM Games about handsome young men with the souls of swords. Hit the jump to learn more.
Nitroplus is teaming up with GOOD SMILE to roll out a new mobile game for their 20th anniversary! Warau Ars Notoria is due for release next year, featuring a cast of cute magical characters. Get your first look after the jump!