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Light Novel 'Tsuujou Kougeki ga Zentai Kougeki de 2-kai Kougeki no Okaasan wa Suki desu ka?' Receives TV Anime

Light Novel 'Tsuujou Kougeki ga Zentai Kougeki de 2-kai Kougeki no Okaasan wa Suki desu ka?' Receives TV Anime

The Fantasia Bunko Daikanshasai 2018 event announced a TV anime adaptation of Dachima Inaka and Pochi.'s Tsuujou Kougeki ga Zentai Kougeki de 2-kai Kougeki no Okaasan wa Suki desu ka? (Do You Love Your Mom and Her Two-Hit Multi-Target Attacks?) light novel series on Sunday. Synopsis A new kind of momcom roleplaying adventure! What would you do if you got transported into a video game...with your mom?? That's the dilemma facing high schooler Masato Oosuki, who has been unwittingly thrown into an...
Light Novel 'Assassins Pride' Gets Anime Adaptation

Light Novel 'Assassins Pride' Gets Anime Adaptation

The Fantasia Bunko Daikanshasai 2018 stage on Sunday has announced that light novel Assasins Pride will get an anime adaptation. More information will be revealed at a later date. Synopsis In the world where only the aristocrats have the power to fight the monster-mana. A youth named Kufa is dispatched as a tutor to find Mareida's talent, a nuisance girl born in a duke's family. If she is not talented, assassinate her-that, is the dark side of his task… (Source: Novel Updates) Assasins Pride is...
Light Novel 'Otome Game no Hametsu Flag shika Nai Akuyaku Reijou ni Tensei shiteshimatta…' Gets Anime Adaptation

Light Novel 'Otome Game no Hametsu Flag shika Nai Akuyaku Reijou ni Tensei shiteshimatta…' Gets Anime Adaptation

A special website from Ichijinsha has announced that Otome Game no Hametsu Flag shika Nai Akuyaku Reijou ni Tensei shiteshimatta… (I Reincarnated into an Otome Game as a Villainess With Only Destruction Flags…) light novel series will get anime adaptation. More information will be announced at a later time. Synopsis I recovered my past memories when I was hit on the head by a rock. I am Katarina Claes, the eight year old daughter of a duke. In a feverish nightmare, in which the prince's fiancee...
Light Novel 'Ore wo Suki nano wa Omae dake ka yo' Gets TV Anime

Light Novel 'Ore wo Suki nano wa Omae dake ka yo' Gets TV Anime

The Dengeki Bunko 25th Anniversary Aki no Dengekisai event announced on Sunday that Rakuda and Buriki's romantic comedy light novel Ore wo Suki nano wa Omae dake ka yo (The only one who loves me is you?!) will receive a TV anime. Synopsis: What would you do if a girl you like confesses to you? Besides, what if it were not just one girl? Cool high school student that loves the whole school and your hilarious and cheerful childhood friend. Yes, you would be crazy with happiness. But, what if an un...
'Re:Zero kara Hajimaru Isekai Seikatsu' Anime Series Gets Another OVA

'Re:Zero kara Hajimaru Isekai Seikatsu' Anime Series Gets Another OVA

During the Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu: Memory Snow OVA pre-screening event on Sunday, it was announced that Re:Zero franchise will get another OVA. It will adapt the prequel novel "Hyouketsu no Kizuna" which was included in first Blu-ray and DVD volume of the TV series. The episode will revolve around Emilia and her meeting with Pack during the journey to Roswaal Mansion to be a candidate for the royal election. Re:Zero kara Hajimaru Isekai Seikatsu is based on the light novel series...
Light Novel 'Maou-sama, Retry!' Gets TV Anime

Light Novel 'Maou-sama, Retry!' Gets TV Anime

Novelist Kurone Kanzaki announced on her Shousetsuka ni Narou blog on Tuesday that light novel series Maou-sama, Retry! will get a TV anime adaptation for a 2019 premiere. Synopsis Oono Akira, a working adult that can be found anywhere, was transported to a different world while logged into a character known as the "Demon Lord" in a game he manages. There, he meets a girl with a disabled leg and they begin to travel together, but there's no way that others will leave a "demon lord" with such ov...
Light Novel 'Girly Air Force' Announces TV Anime

Light Novel 'Girly Air Force' Announces TV Anime

Kadokawa announced a TV anime adaptation of Kouji Natsumi and Asagi Toosaka's Girly Air Force light novel on June 1. Satelight will animate the series. Synopsis Zai is flying creature that has suddenly appeared and possesses a flying ability that is stronger than any human aircraft. In order to compete with Zai, the humans create a new aircraft called "Daughter," and "Anima," which are automatic female humanoid pilots. The story focuses on Kei Narumi, a man who aspires to fly, and meets a crimso...
'Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!' Receives Anime Film

'Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!' Receives Anime Film

An anime movie adaptation has been announced for the light novel series Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!. The announcement also revealed that J.C.Staff will produce the movie, unlike the two TV anime adaptations which were animated by Studio Deen. More details will be announced at a later date. Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! is a fantasy light novel series written by Natsume Akatsuki and illustrated by Kurone Mishima. The series has been publishing since 2013 and just released its...
'Kumo desu ga, Nani ka?' Light Novel Gets TV Anime Adaptation

'Kumo desu ga, Nani ka?' Light Novel Gets TV Anime Adaptation

Kadokawa announced at their Anime Expo booth on Friday that Okina Baba's adventure fantasy light novel Kumo desu ga, Nani ka? (So I'm a Spider, So What?) will receive a TV anime adaptation. Synopsis The world where the Hero and the Demon King continue to oppose each other. The grand magic from the Hero and the Demon King cross over worlds and exploded in the classroom of a certain high school. The students who died in the explosion will be reincarnated in a different world. The protagonist, who...
Light Novel 'Nidome no Jinsei wo Isekai de' Receives TV Anime Adaptation

Light Novel 'Nidome no Jinsei wo Isekai de' Receives TV Anime Adaptation

An official website opened for a TV anime adaptation of Mine and Kabocha's Nidome no Jinsei wo Isekai de ([New Life+] Young Again in Another World) light novel series on Tuesday. The anime is scheduled to air in October 2018. Synopsis When death tapped Renya Kunugi on the shoulder, he smiled and went willingly. After enjoying a nice, long life of 94 years, he was looking forward to shutting his eyes for the last time. He was, therefore, understandably upset when he woke up again in an empty spac...
Light Novel 'Isekai Cheat Magician' Receives Anime Adaptation

Light Novel 'Isekai Cheat Magician' Receives Anime Adaptation

The official Twitter account of Shufunnotomo's Hero Bunko imprint announced an anime adaptation of Takeru Uchida and Nardack's Isekai Cheat Magician light novel series on Monday. Synopsis Consumed by a beam of light, high school students Tachi and Rin were transported into a world of sword and magic. The pair, who was ordinary until yesterday, became a superhuman-like existence with cheating magical power, surprising the people in the fantasy world. Bewildered by the sudden development, Taichi a...
TV Anime 'Overlord' Gets Third Season for Summer 2018

TV Anime 'Overlord' Gets Third Season for Summer 2018

The official website of TV anime Overlord II revealed that the series will be receiving a third season. Two new additional cast members have also been announced. The series is scheduled to premiere in Summer 2018 under the title Overlord III. Cast Gilkunif: Takahiro Sakurai (Osomatsu-san) Fulder: Takaya Hashi (Garo: Vanishing Line) The series is written by Kugane Maruyama with illustrations by so-bin. There are currently 12 volumes publishing with the 13th volume to be shipped on April 27. Yen P...
TV Anime 'Majutsushi Orphen Hagure Tabi' Announced for 2019

TV Anime 'Majutsushi Orphen Hagure Tabi' Announced for 2019

To commemorate its 25th anniversary in 2019, a website opened and revealed that light novel Majutsushi Orphen Hagure Tabi (Sorcerous Stabber Orphen) will be receiving a new TV anime project. Synopsis A sorcerer who was once the top student of the famous Tower of Fang, now spends his time chasing around his hopeless clients as a moneylender, at least until his client comes up with a plan to make money: marriage fraud. Unwillingly being dragged in to the plan, Orphen encounters a monster who has l...
Light Novel Series 'Boogiepop' Gets New TV Anime Adaptation

Light Novel Series 'Boogiepop' Gets New TV Anime Adaptation

A TV anime adaptation of the Boogiepop light novel series was announced on Saturday at the Dengeki Bunko 25th Anniversary stage event during Dengeki Game Festival. The anime adaptation, titled Boogiepop wa Warawanai, is scheduled to air in 2018. The Boogiepop series, which has 21 volumes in print, is written by Kouhei Kadono and illustrated by Kouji Ogata. The 22nd volume of the series will go on sale on April 10. The series was previously adapted into a 12-episode TV anime produced in 2000 by s...
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...
'Strike the Blood' Receives Third OVA

'Strike the Blood' Receives Third OVA

At a Dengeki Game Festival stage event held today, it was announced that the Strike the Blood light novel series will get a third OVA release. It will cover until the end of Seisen-hen. More information will be announced at a later date. Strike the Blood is written by Gakuto Mikumo and illustrated by Manyako. It was serialized in the Dengeki Bunko magazine under ASCII Media Works with 18 volumes in print. The novel continues with an extra edition under the subtitle APPEND which began releasing...
Light Novel 'Hyakuren no Haou to Seiyaku no Valkyria' Gets TV Anime Adaptation

Light Novel 'Hyakuren no Haou to Seiyaku no Valkyria' Gets TV Anime Adaptation

An official site has opened and revealed that the light novel Hyakuren no Haou to Seiyaku no Valkyria will be receiving a TV anime adaptation. The staff of the series has also been revealed with the cast to be announced at Anime Japan 2018 on March 24. Staff Director: Kousuke Kobayashi Series Composition: Natsuko Takahashi (Renai Boukun) Character Design: Mariko Itou Chief Art Director: Mariko Itou, Miyako Yatsu Studio: EMT² Production: Yggdrasil Partners Synopsis Some urban legends are best lef...
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...
Light Novel 'Watashi, Nouryoku wa Heikinchi de tte Itta yo ne!' Gets Anime Adaptation

Light Novel 'Watashi, Nouryoku wa Heikinchi de tte Itta yo ne!' Gets Anime Adaptation

A tweet from the official Twitter account of Earth Star Novels has announced that the upcoming seventh volume of the light novel series Watashi, Nouryoku wa Heikinchi de tte Itta yo ne! will reveal that it will be receiving an anime adaptation. More information will be announced at a later date. Synopsis When the eldest daughter of the Ascham household, Adele, turned ten, she remembered everything from her past life when she was hit with a strong headache. She was Kurihara Misato in her previous...
'Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka' Gets Second Season, Movie Adaptation

'Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka' Gets Second Season, Movie Adaptation

The GA Bunko announcement stage held on Sunday has announced a movie and a second season for the Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka (Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?) anime series. A key visual for the anime (pictured) and an announcement video for the movie were also revealed. Titled Orion no Ya (Arrow of the Orion), the movie will feature an original story written by the series' author Fujino Omori. More information regarding to second season will be anno...