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    Sunday October 11, 2020
  • Lina Inverse-Inspired Perfume Brings the Sweet Smell of Collateral Damage

    New Slayers scent from Dreaming Princess reimagines the all-powerful Dragon Slave

    A new perfume is bottling all the power of Dragon Slave with none of the destruction! As part of the Slayers anniversary festivities, you can get a scent inspired by Lina Inverse's infamous finishing move. Find out more after the jump!

  • Wednesday October 7, 2020
  • Slayers Franchise's Postponed 30th Anniversary Event Newly Set for December 20

    The anime's four main voice cast members and theme song singer will gather on the stage

    The official website for the 30th-anniversary project of Hajime Kanzaka's internationally popular fantasy light novel series Slayers announced today that the postponed live event "Imakoso! Atsumatte Kunnaito Abarechauzo!" (Now is the time! If you don't gather, we will run wild!) is newly set to be held at Tokorozawa Sakura Town Japan Pavilion Hall A in Saitama Prefecture on December 20, 2020. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tuesday September 22, 2020
  • Lina Inverse Dresses to Impress as a Sunny Slayers Figure

    Standard and limited editions available for pre-order now

    Lina Inverse is looking sharp for the Slayers 30th anniversary celebration! A new "Haregi version" figure features the OP heroine with a sunny smile and lovely outfit. Check her out after the jump!

  • Friday July 3, 2020
  • J-Novel Club Licenses Slayers, Holmes of Kyoto, and More

    Light novel and manga publisher reveals its latest slate of acquisitions at AX Lite

    Light novel and manga distributor J-Novel Club is rolling out 13 new titles! The publisher revealed the slate today at AX Lite, including Slayers, Holmes of Kyoto, and many more—some available to start reading right away. Get the full list after the jump!

  • Monday March 23, 2020
  • Slayers Celebrates Its 30th Anniversary with Special Anime MV featuring Megumi Hayashibara's New Song

    All-song preview for her "Slayers MEGUMIX" album is also streamed

    King Amusement Creative has started streaming a 110-second anime MV to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Hajime Kanzaka's internationally popular fantasy light novel series Slayers and the release of Megumi Hayashibara's forthcoming three-disc album "Slayers MEGUMIXXX (Mugumix Kiss)." Check out the clip packed with highlights from the anime series after the jump!

  • Tuesday March 17, 2020
  • Seven Sinful Anime Serpents for Saint Patrick to Shoo

    Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a small series of snake-based anime characters of all shapes and sizes!

    March 17th marks St. Patrick's Day, and what better way to celebrate than with a run-down of several snakes and snake-based characters that would be prime targets for Saint Patrick to drive out if he were to find himself isekai-ed into the anime medium? Hit the jump to please step on snekkie.

  • Friday February 28, 2020
  • Lina Looks Gorgeous on Megumi Hayashibara's Slayers 30th Anniversary CD Jacket

    Hayashibara's newly-recorded song "two thumbs up!" is also included in the album

    Megumi Hayashibara has posted a CD jacket illustration for "Slayers MEGUMIXXX (Mugumix Kiss)," the forthcoming special album for the 30th anniversary of Hajime Kanzaka's internationally popular fantasy light novel series Slayers. The gorgeous visual featuring the protagonist Lina Inverse is, of course, drawn the novel illustrator Rui Araizumi. Check out the latest information including the song list after the jump!

  • Monday January 13, 2020
  • Megumi Hayashibara to Release Slayers 30th Anniversary Album

    She will also join the anniversary event in Tokyo on March 29

    The official website for 52-year-old anime voice actress/singer Megumi Hayashibara announced on January 13 that she will release a three-disc special album for the 30th anniversary of Hajime Kanzaka's internationally popular fantasy light novel series Slayers on March 25, 2020. She has voiced the protagonist Lina Inverse since its first TV anime in 1995. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tuesday January 7, 2020
  • Dine Like Lina Inverse at Animate's Slayers Café

    Anniversary event will recreate dishes from the series

    Ready to dig in to some genuine Slayers fare? A 30th anniversary café hosted by Animate and GOOD SMILE is recreating some of the tasty dishes from the long-running fantasy series! Check them out, along with brand new art of Lina Inverse and Gourry Gabriev, after the jump.

  • Monday December 30, 2019
  • Slayers Character & Signature Phrase Online Popularity Poll Starts for 30th Anniversary

    The anniversary event by the anime voice cast is set to be held on March 29, 2020

    As part of the novel's 30th-anniversary project, KADOKAWA has launched an online poll for the fans' favorite character and signature phrase in Hajime Kanzaka's internationally popular fantasy light novel series Slayers. The series was launched in January 1990 and has released 52 volumes, printing more than 20 million copies printed in total so far. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Sunday October 20, 2019
  • Slayers Cast to Reunite for Explosive 30th Anniversary Event

    Megumi Hayashibara will join fellow stars at live event in March

    The Slayers are back with a vengeance! 2020 marks the 30th anniversary year of the original light novel series, and the lead voice cast of the anime adaptation will be on hand for a live event this spring. Take a look at what's to come after the jump!

  • Thursday September 19, 2019
  • Slayers Fantasy Light Novel's Next 17th Volume to be Released on October 19

    The previous 16th volume was sold out at many bookstores in Japan

    It is officially confirmed today that the next 17th volume of Hajime Kanzaka's internationally popular fantasy light novel series Slayers, entitled "Harukanaru Kiro" (Long Way Back), is set to be released from Fujimi Shobo's Fujimi Fantasia Bunko imprint on October 19, 2019, just one year after the previous 16th volume. Hit the jump for more details.