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Manga 'Uchi no Maid ga Uzasugiru' Receives TV Anime

Manga 'Uchi no Maid ga Uzasugiru' Receives TV Anime

An official website opened for a TV anime adaptation of Kanko Nakamura's Uchi no Maid ga Uzasugiru manga on Wednesday. The anime is scheduled for an October 2018 premiere. Synopsis Having lost her mother at a young age, Misha Takanashi, a second grader with Russian blood, now lives with her Japanese father. Tsubame Kamoi, formerly a Self‐Defense Force officer, comes to the Takanashi household as a housekeeper. This is a home comedy where Kamoi, a hardcore lolicon, attempts to get near Misha as s...
TV Anime 'Ingress' Announces Additional Staff Members

TV Anime 'Ingress' Announces Additional Staff Members

Additional staff members for the previously announced Ingress TV anime have been announced to join director Yuuhei Sakuragi at its XM Festival Fukuoka event on Saturday. An official Twitter account for the series has also been launched, revealing character visuals for Makoto, Sarah, and Jack. Produced by studio Craftar, the anime is slated for this fall via Fuji TV's new timeslot +Ultra. Staff Script: Team Tsukishima (Souki Tsukishima, Tora Tsukishima) (Final Fantasy Reishiki Change the World s...
Hiro Mashima Launches New Manga Series

Hiro Mashima Launches New Manga Series

Manga author Hiro Mashima announced on Twitter on Thursday that he will launch a new manga in this year's 30th issue of Weekly Shounen Magazine on June 27. Mashima mentioned in January that the series will be "a new form of fantasy" and Plue, a recurring character in his works, will make an appearance. Mashima also announced plans for two Fairy Tail spin-off manga, one of which will serve as a sequel to the main series. Furthermore, he revealed that the final Fairy Tail anime season will begin a...
TV Anime 'Sora to Umi no Aida' Reveals Main Staff and Cast Members

TV Anime 'Sora to Umi no Aida' Reveals Main Staff and Cast Members

At the AnimeJapan 2018 special stage held on Sunday, cast and staff members for the previously announced Sora to Umi no Aida TV anime were announced. The cast members from the smartphone game will reprise their roles. The space-fishing-themed anime is slated to premiere in October. Atsushi Nigorikawa (Renai Boukun) will be directing the series at TMS Entertainment, with character designs by Shuuhei Yamamoto (Anitore! EX). Takashi Yamada (Ginga e Kickoff!!) will be handling the series composition...
Infinite Announces 'Irozuku Sekai no Ashita kara' and 'Black Fox' Anime Projects

Infinite Announces 'Irozuku Sekai no Ashita kara' and 'Black Fox' Anime Projects

Animation production and planning company Infinite announced two new original anime projects titled Irozuku Sekai no Ashita kara and Black Fox at its AnimeJapan 2018 booth on Saturday. Main staff members and promotional videos for each series were also revealed. Irozuku Sekai no Ashita kara (Fall 2018) Set in the city of Nagasaki, the story takes place in a world where a miniscule amount of magic remains in everyday life. Hitomi Tsukishiro is a 17-year-old descendant of a witch family who grew u...
TV Anime 'SSSS.Gridman' Announces Additional Cast Members

TV Anime 'SSSS.Gridman' Announces Additional Cast Members

Additional cast and staff members of TV anime SSSS.Gridman were announced at AnimeJapan 2018 on Saturday. A new key visual has also been revealed. The series is scheduled to premiere this fall. Staff Director: Akira Amemiya (Ninja Slayer From Animation) Character Design: Masaru Sakamoto (Little Witch Academia (TV) animation director) Studio: Trigger Music Production: Pony Canyon Cast Yuuta Hirose: Yuuta Hibiki (Handa-kun) Shou Utsumi: Souma Saitou (Infini-T Force) Rokka Takarada: Yume Miyamoto (...
TV Anime 'Sword Art Online: Alicization' Premieres in Fall 2018

TV Anime 'Sword Art Online: Alicization' Premieres in Fall 2018

The official website of Sword Art Online: Alicization, the third season in the franchise, revealed main staff and cast members on Saturday. Produced by A-1 Pictures, the anime will air this October. Aniplex also released a 30-second teaser preview for the series. Staff Director: Manabu Ono (Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei) Character Design: Gou Suzuki (Sword Art Online Movie: Ordinal Scale animation director), Tomoya Nishiguchi (Working!!! key animation), Shingo Adachi (Sword Art Online) Cast Kirito...
Lerche's 'Radiant' TV Anime Adaptation Reveals Cast and Visual

Lerche's 'Radiant' TV Anime Adaptation Reveals Cast and Visual

An official website for the previously announced anime adaptation of the French comic Radiant was launched, revealing its cast members, the first trailer, and a key visual (pictured). The anime, produced by studio Lerche, is slated to broadcast in October via NHK ETV for 21 episodes. Cast Seth: Yumiri Hanamori (Rolling☆Girls) Merie: Aoi Yuuki (Nanatsu no Taizai) Dok: Shintarou Oohata (Beck) Alma: Romi Park (Deadman Wonderland) PV The PV is also available with English and French subtitles. Offici...
Additional Cast and Production Staff for 'FLCL' Sequel Announced

Additional Cast and Production Staff for 'FLCL' Sequel Announced

The official website of the theatrical sequel of FLCL announced additional voice cast and production staff members. The first part of the sequel, FLCL Progressive, will debut on Adult Swim's Toonami programming block on June 2 at 11:30 p.m. EDT, and later open in Japanese theaters on September 28. FLCL Alternative, the second sequel, will premiere on Toonami in September and will screen in Japan on September 7. Kazuya Tsurumaki, the original creator of FLCL, will supervise the sequel project. Ka...
TV Anime 'Hinomaruzumou' Announces Staff Members

TV Anime 'Hinomaruzumou' Announces Staff Members

This year's 16th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shounen Jump has revealed staff members for the previously announced Hinomaruzumou (Sumo of the Rising Sun) TV anime. The series is slated for Fall 2018. Staff Chief Director: Kounosuke Uda (Days (TV)) Director: Yasutaka Yamamoto (Mondaiji-tachi ga Isekai kara Kuru Sou Desu yo?) Character Design: Kie Tanaka (Hundred) Studio: Gonzo Production: Nihon Ad Systems Drawn by Kawada, Hinomaruzumou has been serialized in Weekly Shounen Jump since May 2014. Shue...
Second Season of TV Anime 'Gyakuten Saiban: Sono "Shinjitsu", Igi Ari!' Announced

Second Season of TV Anime 'Gyakuten Saiban: Sono "Shinjitsu", Igi Ari!' Announced

The official website of the Gyakuten Saiban: Sono "Shinjitsu", Igi Ari! (Ace Attorney) TV anime revealed on Friday that the series will receive a second season. Titled Gyakuten Saiban: Sono "Shinjitsu," Igi Ari! Season 2, the anime will broadcast this fall via Yomiuri TV systems. The staff and cast members will reprise their roles. The anime series is based on Capcom's mystery thriller game by the same title, which was released in 2001. The game also received a live-action film, a stage play, a...
Light Novel Series 'Seishun Buta Yarou' Gets TV Anime Adaptation for Fall 2018

Light Novel Series 'Seishun Buta Yarou' Gets TV Anime Adaptation for Fall 2018

At the Dengeki Bunko 25th Anniversary stage event held today during Dengeki Game Festival, it was announced that the Seishun Buta Yarou light novel series will get a TV anime adaptation. The anime is slated to premiere in October 2018. Written by Hajime Kamoshida with illustrations by Keiji Mizoguchi, the romantic comedy series has been published under the Dengeki Bunko imprint since April 2014. The series ranked seventh among new works in the 2015 Kono Light Novel ga Sugoi! poll by publisher T...
New Anime Program +Ultra Announces 'Ingress,' 'Revisions,' and 'Carol & Tuesday'

New Anime Program +Ultra Announces 'Ingress,' 'Revisions,' and 'Carol & Tuesday'

It has been announced via noitaminA lineup event for years 2018-2019 on Thursday that a new anime programming block, +Ultra, will begin in Fall 2018. Ingress (Fall 2018) It was announced that a TV anime based from an augmented-reality game of the same name by studio Craftar titled Ingress will be produced by Fuji TV and game developer Niantic, known to release the "Pokemon GO" game. The 3DCG anime, directed by Yuuhei Sakuragi (Soutai Sekai), will air via +Ultra block in Fall 2018. Synopsis A pr...
Light Novel 'Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken' Gets TV Anime Adaptation for Fall 2018 [Update 3/8]

Light Novel 'Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken' Gets TV Anime Adaptation for Fall 2018 [Update 3/8]

The wraparound band of the light novel Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken's (That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime) twelfth volume to ship on Friday revealed that the series will be receiving a TV anime adaptation for Fall 2018. More information will be revealed at a later date. Synopsis "Rimuru Tempest" is the new name of a slime in a fantasy world taken by a former 37-year-old human Satou Mikami after he is killed by a passing robber. Broken free from ordinary, stale past life, his fresh adventu...
French Comic 'Radiant' Gets TV Anime

French Comic 'Radiant' Gets TV Anime

The NHK Anime World news blog has revealed that French comic Radiant by Tony Valente will get a TV anime. The series will be broadcast via NHK ETV in Fall 2018. Synopsis Seth is an aspiring sorcerer from the Pompo Hills area. Like all wizards, he is an "infected," one of the few living beings who survived the contact of the Nemesis—creatures fallen from the sky that contaminate and decimate all those they touch. Being immune to them, Seth wants to become a Hunter and fight the Nemesis. But more...
TV Anime 'SSSS.Gridman' Announces Lead Cast and Staff Members

TV Anime 'SSSS.Gridman' Announces Lead Cast and Staff Members

The SSSS.Gridman stage event at Tokyo Comic Con announced lead cast and main staff members for the upcoming anime series on Saturday. Directed by Akira Amemiya (Inferno Cop, Kill la Kill assistant director) at studio Trigger in collaboration with Tsuburaya Productions, the anime is scheduled to premiere in Fall 2018. Cast Gridman: Hikaru Midorikawa (ACCA: 13-ku Kansatsu-ka) Staff Script: Keiichi Hasegawa (Shingeki no Bahamut: Genesis) Gridman Design: Masayuki Gotou (Geisters: Fractions of the Ea...