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    Tuesday January 14, 2020
  • Chihayafuru Manga Author Establishes a Fund to Promote The Spread of Competitive Karuta

    Yuki Suetsugu: "I felt the need for a system to support the children's passion."

    With the Chihayafuru manga author Yuki Suetsugu as its proposer, Chihayafuru Fund was established on January 14. The purpose of the general incorporated association is to provide information on competitive karuta, to support the management of various competitions, and to promote the Ogura Hyakunin Isshu more. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Friday August 2, 2019
  • Maaya Sakamoto Plays a Card-Claiming Mama in Chihayafuru Season 3

    Additional broadcast details revealed for ongoing adaptation based on karuta manga by Yuki Suetsugu

    A new cast member and additional broadcast details have been revealed for Chihayafuru Season 3, the ongoing adaptation of the josei manga by Yuki Suetsugu about a young woman who immerses herself in the world of competitive karuta, a traditional Japanese card game where players compete to claim cards corresponding to excerpts of recited poetry. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Friday July 12, 2019
  • Karuta Competition Intensifies in Chihayafuru Season 3 Trailer

    New key visual also unveiled for ongoing adaptation of Yuki Suetsugu's popular josei manga

    A new trailer and a new key visual have been revealed for the third season of Chihayafuru, the ongoing adaptation based on Yuki Suetsugu's josei manga about a group of young people who throw themselves passionately into the world of competitive karuta, a traditional Japanese card game. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Monday February 25, 2019
  • Chihayafuru Season 3 Postponed Until October of 2019

    Project staff apologizes to the fans for the delay and asks for their continued support

    Some sad news for all you competitive karuta fans out there: the third season of Chihayafuru, the TV anime adaptation based on the manga by Yuki Suetsugu about a young lady striving to reach the top as a competitive karuta player, has been delayed from its original broadcast period in April of 2019 and rescheduled for a new broadcast period beginning in October of 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Friday January 11, 2019
  • See How Chihayafuru Manga Author Draws Art Exhibition Key Visual in Video

    The 20-minute full version clip with four sections will be screened at the venue

    Following the successful runs in Tokyo, Osaka, and Nagoya last spring, shoujo manga artist Yuki Suetsugu's first original art exhibition "The World of Chihayafuru" is also scheduled to be held at Kanazu Forest of Creation in Fukui Prefecture this spring. To promote the fourth round event, Kodansha's official YouTube channel has posted a one-minute digest video to introduce the drawing process of its key visual by the author.

  • Monday November 12, 2018
  • Chihayafuru TV Anime Season 3 is in the Cards for April of 2019

    New key visual, main cast, and main staff revealed for ongoing adaptation based on Yuki Suetsugu's karuta manga

    The third season of Chihayafuru, an ongoing TV anime adaptation based on Yuki Suetsugu's sports manga about a group of young people who dedicate themselves to competitive karuta, is returning to Japanese TV in April of 2019, and now a new key visual has been revealed and returning staff have been confirmed. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday February 25, 2018
  • "Chihayafuru" TV Anime Returns for a 3rd Season of Competitive Karuta

    Adaptation based on josei manga by Yuki Suetsugu heads to Nippon TV's "AnimeU" block in 2019

    The TV anime adaptation of Chihayafuru, a josei manga by Yuki Suetsugu about a high school girl seeking to become the greatest competitive karuta player in the world, is returning for a third season that will broadcast as part of Nippon TV's "AnimeU" block in 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday February 5, 2018
  • "Chihayafuru" Manga Author's First Original Art Exhibition to be Held This Spring

    Competitive karuta-themed shoujo manga series has printed over 21 million copies

    In commemoration of the 10th anniversary for her Chihayafuru manga series' serialization, shoujo manga artist Yuki Suetsugu's first original art exhibition "The World of Chihayafuru" is confirmed to be held in Tokyo (March 23-April 1), Osaka (April 4-16), and Nagoya (May 9-21). Hit the jump for more details including a key visual newly drawn by her..