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Lucky Star Manga Licensed

by ReverseHarem
Jul 25, 2008 6:06 AM | 41 Comments
At a panel during the Comic-con International yesterday, Bandai Entertainment announced that it has licensed Lucky ☆ Star.

The anime series is already licensed in a joint project by Bandai Entertainment and Kadokawa Pictures USA.

Source: ANN.

20 of 41 Comments Recent Comments

Yay! ^_^ I can't wait till it releases. :D

Aug 7, 2008 7:07 PM by GendoIzumi

Here I stand and have never heard of Lucky Star being an awesome anime O_O

should I watch it?

Aug 7, 2008 6:44 PM by Rullis

This is pretty cool news. Might give it a go when it gets released.
I loled at all the excited members on this board. You guys are going nuts. XD

Aug 5, 2008 8:54 AM by LavenderCourage

Well, I'm not even finished with the anime yet xD
I'm buying this just to scare off the other dudes.

Aug 3, 2008 12:12 PM by removed-user

I've been waiting for this! Hell yeah! >D

Aug 3, 2008 11:53 AM by RoseShido

Ya know, I think Lucky Star will be the first manga I'll purchase. Lucky Star is a series I just can't say "no" to. :3

Jul 28, 2008 11:32 AM by Adrim

When I heard the news I got so excited I'm definitely going to buy it the first day it comes out.

Jul 28, 2008 10:25 AM by Ryouichi


Jul 26, 2008 7:08 PM by Kuyu

buying for sure!!!

*happy dance*

Jul 26, 2008 4:14 PM by gitschroma

The manga is pretty much the same
Almost word for word for the first 4 episodes, i believe.

Besides, I want that manga.
But none of my top picks are being licensed

Jul 26, 2008 4:02 PM by VioletRebellion

I've been waiting for this!

Jul 26, 2008 11:13 AM by Pewdie

ChibiMilly said:
ReverseHarem said:
ChibiMilly said:
YES!!!! :D

Any idea when it's coming out?

nope, no details on that yet.

Ah darn. If it's around my birthday time, I am getting it for myself. ><

It could be towards the end of this year, and/or beginning of next year. Since Haruhi being licensed was announced in April, novel [or was it manga? o_O;] being released for november, then in december something else comes out too.

Jul 26, 2008 6:38 AM by YoshikoHatake

Meh, had to happen sometime. Just as well that I'm starting to buy manga now.

Jul 26, 2008 4:25 AM by B614BAAD8E7A6E10

Awesome! the Anime was amazing.

Jul 25, 2008 8:43 PM by Kazunga

Jesus Christ. I finished watching this anime and hated it. The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya was way better >_< I used to love Lucky Star but now I don't really see what I saw in it... its horrible ;_;

Jul 25, 2008 6:35 PM by Daizu

LolitaDecay said:

lol I said exactly the same thing word for word when the OVA was announced.

But I'm a bit worried about this one. I get the feeling the translation is going to suck. Same thing with Zetsubou sensei. Based on Lucky Star's popularity and on Bandai's want to capitalize on it's success, I think the manga is going to be over-translated in the hope that narutards will pick it up.

But that's just me :)

Jul 25, 2008 4:55 PM by nocturnesb

fucking great stuff

read a few chapters online and now i cant wait for a proper translation that i can read whenever

Jul 25, 2008 2:12 PM by Zeinzu-sama

This is fantastic news, I'm so excited!! :) I've already read a couple scanlation chapters and have thoroughly enjoyed them. Will be even better with the actual manga!

Jul 25, 2008 2:02 PM by Darkmage530

Heck yeah! This will be awesome! I've read Azumanga Daoih recently and loved it, so I'm expecting this one to be just as enjoyable.

Jul 25, 2008 1:31 PM by Umandsf

Heck yes. XD

Jul 25, 2008 1:27 PM by Jello

It’s time to ditch the text file.
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