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Second Season of 'Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu' Announced

Second Season of 'Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu' Announced

At the Kadokawa booth at AnimeJapan 2019 on Saturday, a second anime season for Tappei Nagatsuki and Shinichirou Ootsuka's Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu (Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-) light novel series was announced. The cast members for Subaru Natsuki, Emilia, Pack, Rem, Ram, Beatrice, and Roswaal L. Mathers have been confirmed to reprise their roles in the sequel. Nagatsuki originally launched the novel on the Shousetsuka ni Narou website in April 2012. Kadokawa began publ...
'Goblin Slayer' Anime Series Receives New Episode

'Goblin Slayer' Anime Series Receives New Episode

The Hakuhodo DY Music and Pictures booth at the AnimeJapan 2019 event announced on Saturday that Kumo Kagyuu and Noboru Kannatsuki's Goblin Slayer light novel series is inspiring a new episode. The episode, titled Goblin Slayer: Goblin's Crown, will premiere in theaters in Japan. The main staff and cast members are set to reprise their roles. SB Creative began publishing the dark fantasy novel series under its GA Bunko imprint in February 2016. The tenth volume went on sale on March 14. Kousuke...
Third 'Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru.' Season Announced [Update 3/23]

Third 'Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru.' Season Announced [Update 3/23]

The April 2019 issue of Shogakukan's Sunday Gene-X magazine announced a third anime season for Wataru Watari and Ponkan 8's Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. light novel series on Tuesday. Wataru Watari began penning the romantic comedy series, also known by its short name Oregairu, in 2011 with illustrations by Ponkan 8. The novel began its final chapter with the 12th volume in September 2017. Publishing label Gagaga Bunko plans to ship the 14th and final volume on April 18....
Light Novel 'Mushoku Tensei: Isekai Ittara Honki Dasu' Gets Anime Adaptation

Light Novel 'Mushoku Tensei: Isekai Ittara Honki Dasu' Gets Anime Adaptation

Story writer Rifujin na Magonote announced via his Twitter account that an anime adaptation for his Mushoku Tensei: Isekai Ittara Honki Dasu light novel series has been decided. More information will be revealed later. Synopsis Killed while saving a stranger from a traffic collision, a 34-year-old NEET is reincarnated into a world of magic as Rudeus Greyrat, a newborn baby. With knowledge, experience, and regrets from his previous life retained, Rudeus vows to lead a fulfilling life and not rep...
Light Novel 'Choujin Koukousei-tachi wa Isekai demo Yoyuu de Ikinuku you desu!' Gets TV Anime

Light Novel 'Choujin Koukousei-tachi wa Isekai demo Yoyuu de Ikinuku you desu!' Gets TV Anime

A teaser website launched and announced a TV anime adaptation of the light novel series Choujin Koukousei-tachi wa Isekai demo Yoyuu de Ikinuku you desu!. The anime is slated for this year. Synopsis Seven high school students caught in an airplane accident wake up in a different, middle-age, fantasy-like world where magic and beast-men (juujin) exist. Instead of panicking at the current situation, however, the students stay calm. The students then build a nuclear plant in a world without electri...
Light Novel 'Honzuki no Gekokujou' Receives TV Anime Adaptation

Light Novel 'Honzuki no Gekokujou' Receives TV Anime Adaptation

Happinet Pictures opened an official website for a TV anime adaptation of Miya Kazuki and You Shiina's Honzuki no Gekokujou: Shisho ni Naru Tame ni wa Shudan wo Erandeiraremasen (Ascendance of a Bookworm: Stop at Nothing to be a Librarian) light novel series on Friday. Synopsis Motosu Urano, a book-loving college student who just got her Librarian certification and was supposed to enter the job of her dreams after graduation, was killed during a massive earthquake crushing her underneath a pile...
Light Novel 'Kawaikereba Hentai demo Suki ni Natte Kuremasu ka?' Gets TV Anime

Light Novel 'Kawaikereba Hentai demo Suki ni Natte Kuremasu ka?' Gets TV Anime

An official website has launched for TV anime adaptation for Kawaikereba Hentai demo Suki ni Natte Kuremasu ka? (Will you please like hentai if it's cute?) light novel series. First three of the main cast members have also announced. Synopsis A high school student whose year of not having a girlfriend is his age, Keiki Kiryuu, suddenly received a love letter. He is happy he can finally have a girlfriend, but is also surprised because not only there is no sender name but also includes a white un...
Light Novel 'Uchi no Musume no Tame naraba, Ore wa Moshikashitara Maou mo Taoseru kamo Shirenai.' Gets TV Anime

Light Novel 'Uchi no Musume no Tame naraba, Ore wa Moshikashitara Maou mo Taoseru kamo Shirenai.' Gets TV Anime

Animation production and planning company Genco opened an official website for a TV anime adaptation of CHIROLU's Uchi no Musume no Tame naraba, Ore wa Moshikashitara Maou mo Taoseru kamo Shirenai. (If It's for My Daughter, I'd Even Defeat a Demon Lord) light novel series on Wednesday. This marks the second anime project celebrating Hobby Japan's 50th anniversary, following Infinite Dendrogram last month. Synopsis Dale is a cool, composed, and highly skilled adventurer who's made quite a name fo...
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 13 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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