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New 'Africa no Salaryman' Project Announces TV Anime

New 'Africa no Salaryman' Project Announces TV Anime

The AnimeJapan stage event announced a TV anime adaptation of comedy manga Africa no Salaryman. The project was initially announced early March, displaying a key visual of voice actors Akio Ootsuka (Black Jack), Kenjirou Tsuda (ACCA: 13-ku Kansatsu-ka), and Hiro Shimono (Berserk) with makeup of their representing animals. Tetsuya Tatamitani (Love In Ruins) will direct the anime adaptation. More projects will come later. Synopsis The comedy manga follows a lion, toucan, and lizard as they live th...
'Hataraku Saibou' Receives Second Season

'Hataraku Saibou' Receives Second Season

A second anime season for Akane Shimizu's Hataraku Saibou (Cells at Work!) manga on Saturday was announced at the Aniplex booth at AnimeJapan 2019. Shimizu began the comedy manga in Shounen Sirius magazine in January 2015. Kodansha published the fifth volume in August 2017. Hataraku Saibou has a cumulative 2.5 million copies of its compiled volumes in print. Shigemitsu Harada launched a "darker side" spin-off manga Hataraku Saibou Black with illustrations by Issei Hatsuyoshiya in Morning magazin...
Web Manga 'Somali to Mori no Kamisama' Gets TV Anime

Web Manga 'Somali to Mori no Kamisama' Gets TV Anime

An official teaser website launched and announced a TV anime adaptation for web manga Somali to Mori no Kamisama. The anime is slated for this fall. Synopsis The world is ruled by spirits, goblins, and all manner of strange creatures. Human beings are persecuted, to the very point of extinction. One day, a golem and a lone human girl meet. This is a record of the pair, one a member of a ruined race, the other a watchman of the forest. It tells of their travels together, and of the bond between f...
Manga 'Levius' Receives Anime Adaptation

Manga 'Levius' Receives Anime Adaptation

An official website opened for an anime adaptation of Haruhisa Nakata's sci-fi boxing manga Levius on Friday. The anime series will debut on Netflix in Winter 2019. Synopsis As society rises from the ashes of war, cybernetically augmented arena fighters battle for fame and fortune... or die trying. It's the 19th century, and the world has entered the Era of Rebirth, recovering from the devastating flames of war. The sport of mechanical martial arts has galvanized the nations. Cybernetically augm...
New 'Baki' Anime Series Gets Second Season

New 'Baki' Anime Series Gets Second Season

The 16th issue of Akita Shoten's Shounen Champion of 2019 announced on Wednesday that a second season of Keisuke Itagaki's Baki: New Grappler Baki manga is in production. Netflix will once again stream the new season exclusively. Based on Itagaki's manga, Baki: New Grappler Baki was serialized in Shounen Champion between 1999 and 2005. The series is a sequel to his original Grappler Baki manga that ran between 1991 to 1999 in Shounen Champion. Itagki penned two more sequels, Hanma Baki and Baki...
Madhouse Produces 'No Guns Life' TV Anime Adaptation [Update 3/23]

Madhouse Produces 'No Guns Life' TV Anime Adaptation [Update 3/23]

This year's April issue of Shueisha's Ultra Jump announced on Tuesday that Tasuku Karasuma's No Guns Life manga is being adapted into a TV anime. The anime series will be produced by animation studio Madhouse. Synopsis Ex-soldier Juuzou Inui has one question—who turned him into a cyborg and erased his memories? After the war, cyborg soldiers known as the Extended were discharged. Juzo Inui is one of them, a man whose body was transformed, his head replaced with a giant gun! With no memory of his...
Manga 'Jibaku Shounen Hanako-kun' Gets TV Anime

Manga 'Jibaku Shounen Hanako-kun' Gets TV Anime

The April 2019 issue of Square Enix's GFantasy magazine announced a TV anime adaptation of Iro Aida's Jibaku Shounen Hanako-kun (Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun) manga on Monday. Synopsis "Hanako-san, Hanako-san...are you there?" At Kamome Academy, rumors abound about the school's Seven Mysteries, one of which is Hanako-san. Said to occupy the third stall of the third floor girls' bathroom in the old school building, Hanako-san grants any wish when summoned. Nene Yashiro, an occult-loving high school gi...
TV Anime 'Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken' Gets Sequel

TV Anime 'Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken' Gets Sequel

The official website for Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken TV anime announced a sequel on Sunday. It is slated for next year. Fuse has been writing the story on the Shousetsuka ni Narou website between 2013 and 2015. Micro magazine has been releasing the light novel series with illustrations by Mitz Vah since 2014, and thirteen volumes have been released as of September 2018. The TV anime is based on the manga series, which is based on the light novel series. Ten compiled volumes have been released...
Yuri Manga 'Fragtime' Gets Anime Adaptation

Yuri Manga 'Fragtime' Gets Anime Adaptation

An official website launched and announced that yuri manga Fragtime will get an anime adaptation. The mangaka released an illustration and comment to commemorate the anime adaptation. More information will be revealed at a later date. Synopsis What would you do if you could stop time? Moritani, for one, is using her unusual ability to stop time for three minutes a day to observe the people around her. One day, she chooses to "observe" class idol Murakami's panties—only to find herself in a very...
'Hoozuki no Reitetsu' Anime Franchise Gets Three More OVA

'Hoozuki no Reitetsu' Anime Franchise Gets Three More OVA

The official website for Hoozuki no Reitetsu anime series has announced that three more OVA will be released. They will be bundled in 29th through 31st volumes of the manga, releasing on September 20, March 23, 2020, and sometime next year, respectively. Studio Pine Jam will produce the new OVA series. Hoozuki no Reitetsu has been serialized in Morning magazine since March 2011 and currently has 27 volumes in print. Wit Studio adapted the first season into a 13-episode TV anime in Winter 2014....
+Ultra Announces 2019-20 Lineup

+Ultra Announces 2019-20 Lineup

Fuji Television's late-night anime programming block +Ultra revealed its series lineup for years 2019-2020. Carole & Tuesday (Spring 2019) For the first series on +Ultra lineup, the anime adds more supporting cast members to the list. The series is slated to premiere on April 11 and will be exclusively distributed via Netflix. Cast Dahlia: Kenyu Horiuchi (Black Clover) Valerie: Tomoko Miyadera (Gakuen Babysitters) Spencer: Takahiro Sakurai (Osomatsu-san series) Beastars (Fall 2019) Fuji TV's +Ul...
noitaminA Announces 2019-20 Lineup

noitaminA Announces 2019-20 Lineup

Fuji Television's late-night anime programming block noitaminA revealed its series lineup for years 2019-2020. Sarazanmai (Spring 2019) The upcoming airing anime will be part of this year's noitaminA lineup and is slated to premiere via Fuji TV on April 12 at 12:55 a.m.. Additionally, it was announced that the ending theme "Stand by Me" will be performed by the peggies. A PV featuring the theme song was also released. PV Given (Summer 2019) Natsuki Kizu's music-themed BL manga will receive a TV...
Rugby Manga 'Try Knights' Gets TV Anime

Rugby Manga 'Try Knights' Gets TV Anime

On Thursday, a teaser website was launched for the TV anime adaptation of the manga Try Knights. The TV anime is slated for this summer via NTV. Studio Gonzo will be animating the series. Actor Shougo Sakamoto will portray the main lead Riku Haruma while KENN (IDOLiSH7) will portray Akira Kariya. Synopsis Riku Haruma enters high school without a future in sight. He sees people playing like monsters on the ground, jumping higher than anyone else, running fast, deciding to try their best. There, h...
Manga 'Golden Kamuy' Bundles Third OVA

Manga 'Golden Kamuy' Bundles Third OVA

The official website for the Golden Kamuy TV anime series has announced that more OVA will be bundled in the 19th volume of the manga titled Monster-hen. The volume will be released on September 19. Golden Kamuy began its serialization via Young Jump magazine in August 2014. The 17th and latest compiled volume will be released on March 19, which will include a new OVA that will include stories "Koi wo shita kara Datsugoku suru Koto ni Shita" and "Kyoufu no Moudoku Dai Shitou! Hokkaido Okuchi ni...
Manga 'Spriggan' Gets New Anime

Manga 'Spriggan' Gets New Anime

The April issue of Gessan magazine announced on Tuesday that manga Spriggan will get an anime adaptation. It will be using the "newest technology" for its animation and will be streamed via Netflix worldwide. David Production will be producing the anime. More information will be revealed in future issues of the magazine. The anime is also part of the Netflix New Anime Lineup. Synopsis Many years ago, an ancient civilization ruled Earth. They had a very advanced technology but were destroyed in t...
Manga 'Totsukuni no Shoujo' Gets Short Art Animation

Manga 'Totsukuni no Shoujo' Gets Short Art Animation

A short art animation adaptation for Totsukuni no Shoujo manga has been announced. It will be bundled in eighth volume of the manga to be released on September 10. Wit Studio will be producing the short anime with Yuutarou Kubo and Satomi Maiya, who worked on Ribbon key animation, as video directors. Synopsis Long ago, there was a god of light and a god of darkness. While those devoted to the god of light experienced happiness and good fortune, the god of darkness would play tricks on the peopl...
TV Anime 'Tsugumomo' Gets Sequel

TV Anime 'Tsugumomo' Gets Sequel

A Nico Live broadcast for the Tsugumomo TV anime held on Wednesday announced a second season for next year titled Tsugu Tsugumomo. Zero-G will continue producing the anime while Ryouichi Kuraya will reprise his roles as director and in series composition. The production for an OVA, which is uncensored, is also planned and crowdfunding will be held from March 7 to April 26. It will be 10 minutes in length and bundled with a manga volume to be released next year. Tsugumomo is drawn by Yoshikazu H...
TV Anime 'Mayonaka no Occult Koumuin' Gets Special

TV Anime 'Mayonaka no Occult Koumuin' Gets Special

Amazon Japan has listed that Mayonaka no Occult Koumuin manga will get an anime special. Bundled in 12th compiled volume of the manga, it will animate the manga's popular story about Theo and Reiji Senda meeting, and will be released on November 22. Mayonaka no Occult Koumuin is drawn by Youko Tamotsu and began serialization in the July 2015 issue of Kadokawa's Monthly Asuka magazine. The series was last printed in the magazine's September 2016 issue before switching to a digital serialization...
TV Anime Adaptation of 'Gleipnir' Manga Announced

TV Anime Adaptation of 'Gleipnir' Manga Announced

The April 2019 issue of Young Magazine the 3rd announced on Wednesday that a TV anime adaptation of Sun Takeda's Gleipnir manga is in production. Synopsis Shuichi Kagaya is an ordinary high school kid in a boring little town. But when a beautiful classmate is caught in a warehouse fire, he discovers a mysterious power: he can transform into a furry dog with an oversized revolver and a zipper down his back. He saves the girl's life, sharing his secret with her. But she's searching for the sister...
Manga 'Sounan desu ka?' Receives TV Anime Adaptation

Manga 'Sounan desu ka?' Receives TV Anime Adaptation

This year's 14th issue of Kodansha's Weekly Young Magazine announced on Monday that Kentarou Okamoto and Riri Sagara's Sounan desu ka? (Are You Lost?) manga will be adapted into a TV anime. The anime series will air in July 2019 on Tokyo MX, among other networks. Synopsis Because of a plane crash, starting today, we're spending the springtime of our lives on a desert island!! There's nothing here, so we have to make everything!! And eat everything!! (Ugh!) Check out our high-school-girl surviva...