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Manga 'Koukaku no Pandora' Gets Anime Movie Adaptation

Manga 'Koukaku no Pandora' Gets Anime Movie Adaptation

An official website has opened for an anime movie adaptation of the manga series Koukaku no Pandora: Ghost Urn, which is written by Masamune Shirow (Ghost in the Shell) and illustrated by Koshi Rikudo (Excel Saga). The manga began serialization in the November 2012 issue of Newtype Ace magazine before moving to Kadokawa Niconico Ace the following year. There are six volumes in print, and Seven Seas Entertainment has licensed the series for publication in North America. Koukaku no Pandora will op...

Oct 25, 2015 9:22 PM by Stark700 23 Comments

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Manga 'Mahou Shoujo nante Mou Ii desu kara.' Gets Anime Adaptation [Update 10/15]

Manga 'Mahou Shoujo nante Mou Ii desu kara.' Gets Anime Adaptation [Update 10/15]

Studio Pine Jam is announcing via the November issue of Animage magazine, to be released on October 10, that the comedy manga series Mahou Shoujo nante Mou Ii desu kara. will receive an anime adaptation. The series is written and illustrated by Sui Futami and has been serialized in the digital edition of Comic Earth☆Star magazine since March 2015. There are currently fifteen chapters available online. Synopsis The story revolves around Yuzuka Hanami, who is approached by a mysterious creature th...
Manga 'Kuma Miko' Gets TV Anime Adaptation

Manga 'Kuma Miko' Gets TV Anime Adaptation

The official YouTube account of Media Factory announced via a promotional video that the manga Kuma Miko (Girl meets Bear) will receive a TV anime adaptation. The PV also announced the cast and staff members. Machi Amayadori: Natsumi Hioka (Witch Craft Works) Natsu Kumai: Hiroki Yasumoto (Hetalia) Staff Director: Kiyoshi Matsuda (Durarara!!) Character Design, Chief Animation Director: Hiroyuki Saita (Ore no Nounai Sentakushi ga, Gakuen Love Comedy wo Zenryoku de Jama Shiteiru) Script: Masao Iket...
Manga 'Amanchu!' Gets TV Anime Adaptation for Summer 2016

Manga 'Amanchu!' Gets TV Anime Adaptation for Summer 2016

The Twitter account of Comic Blade magazine announced that Kozue Amano's manga series Amanchu! will be adapted into a TV anime in Summer 2016. The series has been serialized since the January 2009 issue of the magazine, and there are nine volumes of the manga in print. The official website of Amano's Aria manga series also published commentary by the anime's production staff in conjunction with the announcement of the adaptation. Director Kenichi Kasai admits that scuba diving, the theme of the...
Manga 'Dagashi Kashi' Gets Anime Adaptation

Manga 'Dagashi Kashi' Gets Anime Adaptation

A scan of the 43rd issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shounen Sunday magazine, which will go on sale on September 23, revealed that manga Dagashi Kashi will be receiving an anime adaptation. The format for the anime has yet to be announced. Dagashi Kashi is written and illustrated by Kotoyama. It began serialization in Shounen Sunday magazine in June 2014. The manga is currently ongoing, with two compiled volumes published. Synopsis Shikada Kokonotsu's father owns a rural sweets shop, and his plan is...

Sep 18, 2015 10:34 AM by Sakana-san 53 Comments

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4-Panel Manga 'Ooyasan wa Shishunki!' Gets Anime Adaptation

4-Panel Manga 'Ooyasan wa Shishunki!' Gets Anime Adaptation

It has been revealed that an anime adaptation is planned for Ooyasan wa Shishunki!, according to an upcoming issue of fantasy magazine Manga Time. The series is written and illustrated by Ruruu Minase. It has four volumes in print, and it began serialization in Manga Time in May 2012. Synopsis The story follows a boy who has gained an independent life. After moving into his rented apartment, he meets his landlord. The landlord has the physique of a little girl, and she does the cooking and house...

Sep 15, 2015 10:29 AM by Stark700 33 Comments

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Manga Time Kirara Announces 'Sansha Sanyou' Anime Adaptation

Manga Time Kirara Announces 'Sansha Sanyou' Anime Adaptation

The October issue of Manga Time Kirara, which goes on sale on September 9, has announced that the 4-koma comedy manga Sansha Sanyou will be adapted into an anime. The manga, written and illustrated by Cherry Arai, has been serialized since the February 2003 issue of the magazine and is currently its longest-running series. Another manga series by Arai, Mikakunin de Shinkoukei, was adapted into a TV anime in 2014. Synopsis Futaba Odagiri is the new transfer student with a super energetic personal...

Sep 7, 2015 12:37 AM by arsonal 29 Comments

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Manga 'Bungou Stray Dogs' to Receive Anime Adaptation

Manga 'Bungou Stray Dogs' to Receive Anime Adaptation

Comic Natalie announced that the manga Bungou Stray Dogs will receive an anime adaptation in 2016. The anime's official site also revealed that Takuya Igarashi (Darker than Black: Kuro no Keiyakusha) will direct the work, while Yoji Enokido (Top wo Nerae 2! Diebuster) will be in charge of the screenplay. Animation production will be done by studio Bones. Bungou Stray Dogs is a manga series written by Kafka Asagiri and illustrated by Harukawa35. It has been serialized in Young Ace since 2012, and...

Aug 20, 2015 8:40 AM by Sakana-san 91 Comments

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Manga 'Nijiiro Days' Gets TV Anime Adaptation

Manga 'Nijiiro Days' Gets TV Anime Adaptation

A TV anime adaptation of shoujo manga Nijiiro Days (Rainbow Days) has been green-lit, according to this year's September issue of Shueisha's Bessatsu Margaret. The series is both written and illustrated by Minami Mizuno and began publishing on January 13, 2012. According to the announcement, the cast will be the same as the drama CD adaptation. Some information related to the staff has also been revealed, and an official site will be opened next week. Cast Tomoya Matsunaga: Takuya Eguchi (Ore Mo...

Aug 8, 2015 10:09 PM by Stark700 90 Comments

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Shounen Jump Announces 'Tonkatsu DJ Agetarou' TV Anime

Shounen Jump Announces 'Tonkatsu DJ Agetarou' TV Anime

The 36th issue of Weekly Shounen Jump magazine, released on August 3, announced that the manga Tonkatsu DJ Agetarou will be adapted into a TV anime. The series follows Agetarou Katsumata, who is inspired to become a club DJ while making a delivery run for his family's tonkatsu (fried pork cutlet) restaurant. The manga series is created by Epyao and illustrated by Yuujirou Koyama. The two became acquainted during university. Tonkatsu DJ Agetarou began serialization in the Shounen Jump+ manga read...

Aug 3, 2015 12:32 AM by arsonal 27 Comments

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'Hidan no Aria AA' To Premiere Fall 2015

'Hidan no Aria AA' To Premiere Fall 2015

It was revealed on the official site and at the MF Bunko J Summer School Festival 2015 event today that the TV anime adaptation of manga Hidan no Aria AA will premiere this October. The staff, cast, and a preview of the series have also been revealed. Staff Director: Takashi Kawabata Series Composition: Fumihiko Shimo Character Designs: Miwa Oshima Chief Animation Directors: Mariko Kubo, Chisato Kikunaga Music Composition: Takuro Iga Studio: Doga Kobo Cast Akari Mamiya: Ayane Sakura Aria H. Kanz...
Manga 'Servamp' Gets Anime Adaptation [Update 7/15]

Manga 'Servamp' Gets Anime Adaptation [Update 7/15]

It was revealed on the latest cover of Kadokawa's Monthly Comic Gene magazine that vampire shoujo manga Servamp will be getting an anime adaptation. The series is both written and illustrated by Strike Tanaka and began publishing in June 2011. It is serialized in Comic Gene magazine and has seven volumes, six side-stories, and three drama CDs as of July 2015. Synopsis The story revolves around a 16-year-old boy (15 at the beginning of the story) named Mahiru Shirota who likes simple things and d...

Jul 13, 2015 2:31 AM by Stark700 58 Comments

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'Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo Returns' Gets Second Season for October 2015

'Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo Returns' Gets Second Season for October 2015

It was revealed by Kodansha's Weekly Shounen Magazine's 33rd volume issue cover that Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo Returns will be getting a second season to premiere in October 2015. It was also revealed that the first season's BD and DVD will be released on August 26. The first season aired from April 5, 2014 to September 27, 2014 and ran for 25 episodes. The manga will be going on hiatus but will return in the 42nd issue on September 16. More information regarding the second season will also b...
Shoujo Manga 'Hatsukoi Monster' Gets TV Anime Adaptation [Update 6/27]

Shoujo Manga 'Hatsukoi Monster' Gets TV Anime Adaptation [Update 6/27]

A recent scan from shoujo magazine ARIA's August issue has revealed that Hatsukoi Monster (First Love Monster) will be adapted into a TV anime. The romantic comedy manga previously received a drama CD, released on February 25. It cast prominent seiyuu Takahiro Sakurai as the male lead, Kanade, and Yui Horie as the female lead, Nikaidou Kaho. Other character voices included Showtaro Morikubo, Tomokazu Sugita, Ayumu Murase, Nobuhiko Okamoto, Kaito Ishikawa, and Hikaru Midorikawa. It is unknown if...

Jun 25, 2015 9:29 AM by Stark700 100 Comments

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Manga 'Komori-san wa Kotowarenai!' Gets Anime Adaptation

Manga 'Komori-san wa Kotowarenai!' Gets Anime Adaptation

The August issue of Manga Time Original magazine revealed that an anime adaptation of Cool-kyou Shinja's 4-koma comedy manga Komori-san wa Kotowarenai! (Miss Komori can't Decline!) has been announced. The series debuted in 2012, and there are currently two volumes published. Synopsis Fourteen-year-old Komori Shuri is a junior high school girl who is too nice to decline requests. Constantly doing favors for other people has given her incredible strength!? But even so, she is also an adolescent ju...

Jun 23, 2015 6:37 PM by Stark700 43 Comments

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TV Anime Adaptation of 'Anne Happy♪' Announced

TV Anime Adaptation of 'Anne Happy♪' Announced

A scan from the August issue of Manga Time Kirara Forward revealed that an animated TV adaptation of manga Anne Happy♪ has been green-lit. There are currently three volumes, with the fourth to debut on July 13. The series is created by Cotoji and debuted in December 2012. The story centers around class 1-7 of Tennogofune Academy, where all the students with "bad karma" or misfortune seem to have been gathered. Hibari, a student in this class, meets the unlucky Hanako and the perennially unhealth...

Jun 22, 2015 1:59 AM by Stark700 77 Comments

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'Boku Dake ga Inai Machi' TV Anime Adaptation Announced for Winter 2016

'Boku Dake ga Inai Machi' TV Anime Adaptation Announced for Winter 2016

It was announced that manga Boku dake ga Inai Machi is getting a TV anime adaptation. An official website for the anime was launched today. The anime is scheduled to air in Winter 2016. Boku dake ga Inai Machi is written and illustrated by Kei Sanbe. It began serialization in June 2012 in seinen magazine Young Ace. The sixth volume of the manga is set to release on July 4. Previously, the manga was a finalist in the Manga Taisho Award for 2015, earning fourth place by having 57 points, and in 20...
'Hokuto no Ken: Ichigo-Aji' TV Anime Adaptation Announced for Fall 2015

'Hokuto no Ken: Ichigo-Aji' TV Anime Adaptation Announced for Fall 2015

The fourth volume of spin-off gag manga Hokuto no Ken: Ichigo-Aji revealed that an anime adaptation has been green-lit. According to the wraparound jacket band found on the volume, the series also revealed that there are a million volumes currently in print. The television series is scheduled to premiere in Fall 2015. The series is written by Yushi Kawata with illustrations by Imoto Yukito. It has been published online in Web Comic Zenyon since March 2013. Synopsis Serving as a spinoff gag manga...
'Himouto! Umaru-chan' Manga to Bundle OVA

'Himouto! Umaru-chan' Manga to Bundle OVA

A scan of Young Jump's upcoming issue, available on June 18, has revealed that manga Himouto! Umaru-chan will bundle an OVA together with its seventh volume on October 19. The OVA will be an unaired episode of the TV anime adaptation, which will begin airing on July 9. Masahiko Oota, well-versed in comedy, slice-of-life TV series, will be directing the anime. He, composer Yasuhiro Misawa, and writer Takashi Aoshima have worked together on many TV series prior to Himouto! Umaru-chan, including Mi...
New 'Futsuu no Joshikousei ga [Locodol] Yatte Mita.' OVA Announced

New 'Futsuu no Joshikousei ga [Locodol] Yatte Mita.' OVA Announced

A new OVA for the idol girls series Futsuu no Joshikousei ga [Locodol] Yatte Mita. has been announced on the anime’s official Twitter. The news was first given at the 2nd Early Summer Nagarekawa Festival which took place at the Differ Ariake Arena in Tokyo today, and consisted of live events including the main cast of the anime. Locodol is written and illustrated by Koutarou Kosugi. It was first published in Ichijinsha's Manga 4-Koma Pallete magazine in its October 2011 issue. The series depicts...

Jun 13, 2015 8:32 AM by trebmeg 22 Comments

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