Category “Anime News”

Eden Stage 5 Released

Friday, 22 August, 2014

eden

GEN Manga has published the fifth chapter of BASH’s indie epic fantasy manga series Eden. The collected print edition of the boys-love manga story One Is Enough by author LOVE is also now available in bookstores nationwide. I reviewed the book here.

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NickToons to Air Danboru Senki This Weekend

Friday, 22 August, 2014

The NickToons television network will begin broadcasting the 2011 “Little Battlers eXperience” (Danboru Senki) shounen anime TV series on Sunday at 10am. NickToons is already streaming the complete English-dubbed first episode.

Source: Anime News Network

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Funimation Acquires Upcoming Kuroshitsuji OVA

Friday, 22 August, 2014

FUNimation has announced its acquisition of domestic distribution rights to this fall’s Kuroshitsuji: Book of Murder OVA. The series’ two episodes will get limited theatrical premiere screenings in 10 theaters across Japan beginning on October 25 and November 15.

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Sentai Acquires Oda Nobuna

Friday, 22 August, 2014

Sentai Filmworks has revealed its acquisition of domestic distribution rights to the 2012 Oda Nobuna no Yabou (Ambition of Oda Nobuna) television series. Madhouse’s adaptation of Mikage Kasuga’s alternate history light novels revolve around a modern high school boy that time-slips back to Japan’s Sengoku era to find that the legendary Japanese warlord Nobunaga Oda is a teen girl named Nobuna Oda.

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Shirobako Trailer Released

Friday, 22 August, 2014

Studio P.A. Works has released the first full trailer for its original anime series Shirobako. The story will follow five high school girls that aspire to work in the anime production industry. The series will premeire in October.

Source: Anime News Network

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Amagi Brilliant Park First Teaser Released

Friday, 22 August, 2014

Kadokawa has released the first trailer for Kyoto Animation’s TV series adaptation of Full Metal Panic author Shoji Gatoh’s lighthearted drama light novel series Amagi Brilliant Park. The series stars a high school boy whose classmate ropes him into becoming the manager of a failing Tokyo amusement park. The series will premiere on October 2.

Source: Anime News Network

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WIXOSS Season 2 Trailer

Friday, 22 August, 2014

Warner Bros. has released the first trailer for Selector Spread WIXOSS, the sequel to this spring’s Selector Infected WIXOSS bishoujo card battle television series. The show’s second season will premiere in October.

Source: Anime News Network

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Fourth Queen’s Blade: Vanquished Queens OAD Scheduled

Friday, 22 August, 2014

Aldra and Irma

Reportedly the Queen’s Blade: Vanquished Queens 3 illustration book will be released in Japan on September 30. Limited edition copies of the book will include an exclusive “Vanquished Queens: Niizuma Musan” anime episode on Blu-ray depicting the decisive battle between former queen Aldra and the vengeful assassin Irma. The first two “Vanquished Queens” OADs based on the 2011 illustration book were released in 2013 with the two Queen’s Blade Premium Visual Books. The “Queen’s Blade: Rebellion: Numachi no Majo Werbellia” illustration book released last March included the third Vanquished Queens OAD.

Source: Anime News Network

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New Nyaruko-san OVA Announced

Friday, 22 August, 2014

Nyaruko-san F

The homepage for studio Xebec’s Haiyore! Nyaruko-san anime franchise has revealed the development of a “Haiyore! Nyaruko-san F” OVA. Xebec’s TV and OVA series very loosely based on author Manta Aisora’s comedy light novels premiered in 2012, following an earlier OVA and TV series adaptation by studio DLE.

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Sentai Acquires First Queen’s Blade OVA Series

Friday, 15 August, 2014

Queen's Blade OVA S1

Sentai Filmworks has announced its acquisition of domestic distribution rights to the Queen’s Blade: Beautiful Warriors (Queen’s Blade Utsukushiki Toshi-tachi) OAV series. The 2010 six-episode mini-series serves as an epilogue to the story of the second Queen’s Blade television series.

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