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Light Novel 'Infinite Dendrogram' Gets TV Anime

Light Novel 'Infinite Dendrogram' Gets TV Anime

Animation production and distribution company Hakuhodo DY Music & Pictures opened an official website for a TV anime adaptation of Sakon Kaidou and Taiki's sci-fi fantasy light novel Infinite Dendrogram on Thursday. The anime series is commemorating the 50th anniversary of Hobby Japan, the light novel's publisher. Synopsis In the year 2043, <Infinite Dendrogram>, the world's first successful full-dive VRMMO was released. In addition to its ability to perfectly simulate the five senses, along wit...
Light Novel 'Cop Craft: Dragnet Mirage Reloaded' Gets TV Anime

Light Novel 'Cop Craft: Dragnet Mirage Reloaded' Gets TV Anime

An official website for Cop Craft: Dragnet Mirage Reloaded light novel has launched and announced that it will get TV anime. Titled Cup Craft, the anime is slated for next year. Introduction 15 years ago, an unknown hyperspace appeared on Pacific Ocean. Beyond that, there is a mysterious world with fairies and goblins living in Rat Semani. Sun Teresa City, a city that lives two hundred ten thousand immigrants from across the two different worlds, with various races and colorful culture and peop...
Light Novel 'Hachi-nan tte, Sore wa Nai deshou!' Gets Anime Adaptation

Light Novel 'Hachi-nan tte, Sore wa Nai deshou!' Gets Anime Adaptation

MF Books Editorial Twitter account has announced on Friday that Hachi-nan tte, Sore wa Nai deshou! light novel's anime project is in production. The writer Y.A released a comment and the illustrator Choko Fuji released an illustration celebrating the announcement (shown). Synopsis Shingo Ichinomiya, a 25-year-old man working at a firm company, while thinking of tomorrow's busy working day, goes to sleep. However, when he woke up, he found himself in a room unknown to him and realized that he is...
Anime Project of 'Itai no wa Iya nano de Bougyoryoku ni Kyokufuri Shitai to Omoimasu.' Light Novel in Progress

Anime Project of 'Itai no wa Iya nano de Bougyoryoku ni Kyokufuri Shitai to Omoimasu.' Light Novel in Progress

Publishing giant Kadokawa announced an anime adaptation of Yuumikan and Koin's Itai no wa Iya nano de Bougyoryoku ni Kyokufuri Shitai to Omoimasu. (I Hate Being in Pain, so I think I'll Make a Full Defense Build) light novel series on Thursday. Synopsis After receiving an invitation from her friend Risa Shiromine, Kaede Honjou begins playing the VRMMO game New World Online as the character Maple. Lacking knowledge of the game, she allocates all her status points to defense. As a result, her move...

Dec 5, 2018 10:16 PM by Vindstot 18 Comments

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TV Anime Adaptation of 'Kono Yuusha ga Ore Tueee Kuse ni Shinchou sugiru' Light Novel Announced

TV Anime Adaptation of 'Kono Yuusha ga Ore Tueee Kuse ni Shinchou sugiru' Light Novel Announced

Publishing company Kadokawa announced a TV anime adaptation of Light Tuchihi and Saori Toyota's Kono Yuusha ga Ore Tueee Kuse ni Shinchou sugiru (This Hero is Invincible but "Too Cautious") light novel on Wednesday. The series will be produced by animation studio White Fox. Synopsis Goddess Listarte, the savior of the super hard-mode world Gairbrunde, summons a hero to her aid. The hero, Seiya Ryuuguuin, holds the cheat-rank status, but he is ridiculously cautious. For instance, he would buy thr...

Nov 6, 2018 11:00 PM by Vindstot 12 Comments

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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...

Oct 21, 2018 1:15 AM by Vindstot 69 Comments

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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...

Jul 23, 2018 9:50 AM by Kineta 0 Comment

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'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...

Jul 16, 2018 8:02 AM by Kineta 13 Comments

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'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...

Apr 15, 2018 7:28 PM by Vindstot 70 Comments

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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...

Mar 22, 2018 9:19 PM by Stark700 20 Comments

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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...