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4-koma Manga 'Falcom Gakuen' to be Animated

by symbv
Sep 28, 2013 11:26 PM | 26 Comments
According to the official Twitter of game company Falcom, 4-koma manga "Minna Atsumare! Falcom Gakuen" is to get an anime adaptation. The manga is a slice-of-life, comedy manga in which characters from various games released by Falcom (e.g., Dragon Slayer, The Legend of Heroes, and Ys series) come together in a school. The manga is serialized in Falcom's own game magazine "Monthly Falcom Magazine" and so far two volumes have been published. Schedule, format, staff, and cast information have not been disclosed yet.

Source: Falcom official Twitter

Minna Atsumare! Falcom Gakuen on MAL

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melina_putri said:
Looks like it is going to premiere on Sunday, January 5, 2014 22:27 at Tokyo MX. Studio: DAX Production.
The article also mentions another studio: Chara-Ani (which is part of Kadokawa group). So the anime will be a joint production.

Dec 3, 2013 6:33 AM by symbv

Looks like it is going to premiere on Sunday, January 5, 2014 22:27 at Tokyo MX. Studio: DAX Production.


It seems it is going to replace Teekyuu 3 timeslot.

Script: Yamashita Kenichi
Director: Pipya
Character Design and Animation Director: Aoba Mizuki

Adol Christin CV: Yuuki Kaji
Joshua CV: Saiga Mitsuki
Estelle CV: Kanda Akemi
Tio CV: Mizuhashi Kaori
Rappi CV: Shindou Naomi
and more.

Nov 28, 2013 11:39 PM by melina_putri

If they made the TV series of Sora no Kiseki instead, that would be great.

Oct 1, 2013 7:29 AM by FlameWingman21

This got me so excited I had to change my pants.
Then I read "Slice of Life" and made a completely different kind of mess.
Seriously, Falcom, it isn't bad enough the next Kiseki is modern-anime-cliche-highschool pandering, you have to throw slice of life at us too?

What next, Vantage Master Dating Sim? Brandish 5: The Tentales of Moe? Is the next Ys going to be a harem with a personality devoid pro-
. . . uh, nevermind.

Oct 1, 2013 12:06 AM by Ikusagami

Mr_Gutts said:
Why make it 4 koma??
Perhaps in Japan it is deemed the most suitable format for a slice-of-life comedy?

Sep 30, 2013 9:49 PM by symbv

Burningblade04 said:
Hate the character, not the voice actor.

Why would I hate Adol?

Sep 30, 2013 7:24 PM by Falcomster


Slice of Life and Comedy for the anime genre running in about 3-8 minutes. Looking forward to this.

Sep 30, 2013 10:14 AM by GrafeRoseAlex

Why make it 4 koma??

Sep 30, 2013 7:35 AM by Mr_Gutts

Burningblade04 said:
Also seeing how this takes characters from non-localized games I don't see how anyone is going to be able to catch the references.

You make it sound like as if they're targeting the anime at ppl outside of Japan too o.O

At this point, its really hard to see Ao, Zero and Sen getting localized, so I'm pretty sure that they dont really care about ppl outside of Japan getting the non-localized character references.

TheNaturalPerm said:
looks like a shitty 3 min anime

I assume from your post that you have more info about either the manga or anime than what was posted in the first post o:?

Anyways, I'm hoping we get some awesome Falcom soundtracks in the anime too.

Sep 29, 2013 1:54 PM by AdolTheRed

looks like a shitty 3 min anime

Sep 29, 2013 10:29 AM by NaturalPerm

I'll watch this most likely, just going to hope that the humor will be decent.

Sep 29, 2013 7:42 AM by Stark700

Even though I only know Ys, I'm interested in seeing this. More Adol is always a good thing, imo.

Sep 29, 2013 7:34 AM by Sakarii

What is this I didnt quite get it

Sep 29, 2013 6:59 AM by Shachath

Ohh shit!!!

I just stumbled upon this manga the other day while I was adding manga on my plan to read and now it's getting an anime adaption!!!

I'll wait for this :D

Sep 29, 2013 6:58 AM by Tengai

It's got characters from Ys and Sora/Ao no Kiseki, so I'm really excited for this!

Sep 29, 2013 6:45 AM by SexySanta

It doesn't sound that interesting tbh. I'd be willing to watch if it's a 5 minutes short.

Sep 29, 2013 6:43 AM by Zhuyo

I wonder if Neptunia's Falcoms will make a guest appearance.

Sep 29, 2013 6:11 AM by komic

Ugh I hope to god the comedy won't be as bad as Tales of Gekijou. Also seeing how this takes characters from non-localized games I don't see how anyone is going to be able to catch the references.

NihonFalcom said:

Also pls no Yuki Kaji for Adol...

His voice is actually decent if he doesn't play the faggot mc role. Listen to his Josuke Higashitaka voice in the Jojo's All Star Battle game it suits him pretty well. Hate the character, not the voice actor.

Sep 29, 2013 4:52 AM by removed-user

Amiluhur said:
I'm willing to bet that it's going to be another 5 minutes short eps
Most likely.

Sep 29, 2013 4:42 AM by morshuwarrior

If they do volume 2 which I'm sure they will then I would assume so.

Sep 29, 2013 1:30 AM by Falcomster

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