Have you ever wondered what it would be like if an adolescent had a finely developed sixth sense that allowed them to see the spirits of the dearly departed, but that extraordinary ability wasn't treated as a huge burden and a total bummer? Look no further, gentle readers, because this week "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog" examines Re-Kan!, a 2015 supernatural comedy TV anime that answers that very question. Hit the jump to play host to ghosts.
Following Manga Time Kirara Miracle! last October, Houbunsha announced that Manga Time Jumbo monthly four-panel manga magazine ends 23-year publication as of its latest April 2018 issue released today. In addition, the next May 2018 issue of the publisher's another monthly four-panel magazine Manga Time Family is confirmed to be its last issue. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website and Twitter for the upcoming stage play adaptation of Hinako Seta's four-panel comedy manga Re-Kan! today posted a main visual featuring its main cast in costume including Nozomi Maeda as Hibiki Amami and Kurumi Takahashi as Narumi Inoue. Check the visual and video messages from the cast after the jump.
Re-Kan!, a supernatural comedy TV anime based on the manga of the same name by Hinako Seta, is being adapted into a stage play in November of 2015. Hit the jump to learn more.
Tokuma Japan has posted a 40-second video to introduce 28-year-old voice actress Aya Uchida's cosplay as Kogal-rei (Kogal Spirit), her character in the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Hinako Seta's four-panel comedy manga Re-Kan!. Check her visual after the jump.
Tokuma Japan Communications will release three-version CD singles of "Nakayoshi! Nandesu....Yone?," a character song for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Hinako Seta's four-panel comedy manga Re-Kan!, simultaneously on May 20. Check a preview video for the all three versions after the jump.
The official website for the ongoing TV anime Re-Kan! has announced that a special concert event featuring its character songs, titled "Aki no Re-Kan! Matsuri" (Re-Kan! Festival in Autumn) will be held at Zepp Diver City Tokyo on September 6. Hit the jump for more details.
29-year-old anime voice actress Ayahi Takagaki announced in the April 13 entry of her official blog that she will join the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Hinako Seta's four-panel comedy manga Re-Kan!. She will voice Yuuki Inoue, a relative boy of Narumi Inoue. Hit the jump for more details.
Sentai Filmworks had a few announcements this week, most recently adding the RIN-NE anime to the lineup. Currently streaming on Crunchyroll, the series will be available soon through select digital outlets, with a home video release to follow at a later date. Read on for more.