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Light Novel 'Hitsugi no Chaika' to be Animated

Light Novel 'Hitsugi no Chaika' to be Animated

According to the website of publisher Fujimishobo, light novel "Hitsugi no Chaika" will get an anime adaptation. No other information has been disclosed yet, although Fujimishobo announced earlier in May that there will be "important news" about the light novel in the coming September issue of "Dragon Magazine," which will come out on July 20th. More details may come out by then. The light novel started in 2010 and 6 volumes have been published so far (volume 7 will come out on July 20th). It al...

Jul 11, 2013 3:30 AM by symbv 58 Comments

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Light Novel 'Inu to Hasami wa Tsukaiyou' To Be Animated

Light Novel 'Inu to Hasami wa Tsukaiyou' To Be Animated

According to the cover note of the sixth volume, light novel "Inu to Hasami wa Tsukaiyou" was announced to get an anime adaptation. Cover art of Inu to Hasami vol.1 Synopsis: A nonsense comical mystery. Harumi Kazuhito is a high school boy who loves books and is a fan of novelist Natsuno Kirihime. One day, he finds Kirihime writing at a cafe, about to be shot by a robber. He protects her from the attack but is killed instead. Through the supernatural power of a book-worm, he is reincarnated as...

Jan 18, 2013 6:28 AM by dtshyk 100 Comments

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TV Anime of Light Novel 'Hataraku Maou-sama!' Announced

TV Anime of Light Novel 'Hataraku Maou-sama!' Announced

According to Dengeki Online, light novel "Hataraku Maou-sama!" was announced to get a TV anime adaptation. It will be aired in 2013. Cast Satan: Ohsaka Ryota Emilia: Hikasa Yoko Sasaki Chiho: Tohyama Nao Alsiel: Ono Yuki Staff Director: Hosoda Naoto Series Composition: Yokotani Masahiro ("Beelzebub") Character Design: Ikariya Atsushi ("Fate/Zero") Production Studio: White Fox Its manga adaptation and a spin-off manga "Hataraku Maou-sama! High School!" have been serialized in Monthly Comic Dengek...

Oct 7, 2012 1:47 AM by dtshyk 51 Comments

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Light Novel 'Hentai Ouji to Warawanai Neko' To Be Animated

Light Novel 'Hentai Ouji to Warawanai Neko' To Be Animated

According to the official Twitter account of Comic Alive magazine, light novel Hentai Ouji to Warawanai Neko was announced to get an anime adaptation. Hentai Ouji novel official website Source: Comic Alive official Twitter account Hentai Ouji to Warawanai Neko on MAL

Jul 29, 2012 2:17 AM by dtshyk 96 Comments

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TV Anime of Light Novel 'Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Come wa Machigatteiru.' Announced [Update Nov 18]

TV Anime of Light Novel 'Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Come wa Machigatteiru.' Announced [Update Nov 18]

According to GAGAGA Bunko, light novel "Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Come wa Machigatteiru." (English title: My youth romantic comedy is wrong as I expected.) was announced to get a TV anime adaptation. Update Nov 18: It will be aired from April 2013. PV of the novel on Youtube Synopsis: A Haganai-type school love comedy. Hikigaya Hachiman is a high school boy with twisted character. He prefers to go against the trend and refuses to make friends with anybody. In order to get Hachiman back the righ...

Jul 9, 2012 6:22 AM by dtshyk 53 Comments

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Light Novel 'Aru Zombie Shoujo no Sainan' To Be Animated

Light Novel 'Aru Zombie Shoujo no Sainan' To Be Animated

According to Sneaker Bunko, Ryou Ikehata and Hagane Tsurugi's light novel Aru Zombie Shoujo no Sainan was announced to get an anime adaptation. No further details about the series were announced as of yet. Synopsis: A violent survival comedy. One day during the summer vacation, six undergraduate students accidentally wake up an Italian zombie girl named Jufrosine, who had been sleeping in the basement of the university building for one hundred years. The six deprive her of the "secret stone", w...

Jun 25, 2012 6:23 AM by dtshyk 79 Comments

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TV Anime of Light Novel Ben-To Announced

TV Anime of Light Novel Ben-To Announced

According to the cover note of the seventh volume, Asaura's light novel "Ben・To" was announced to be getting a TV anime adaptation. Ben To novel official website Synopsis: Sato Yo is a high school boy, who likes SEGA's games. One day, he enters a grocery store to buy some food for dinner. When he tries to take a bento box, he loses consciousness. He comes around to find all the bento sold out. He notices there is a war game going on at grocery stores and players called "Wolves" compete for the...

Feb 22, 2011 2:40 AM by dtshyk 68 Comments

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Light Novel Ro Kyu-Bu! To Be Animated [Update Apr 7]

Light Novel Ro Kyu-Bu! To Be Animated [Update Apr 7]

According to Dengeki, Aoyama Sagu's light novel "Ro Kyu–Bu!" was announced to be getting an anime adaptation. Cast Hasegawa Subaru: Kaji Yuuki Minato Tomoka: Hanazawa Kana Misawa Miho: Iguchi, Yuka Nagatsuka Saki: Hikasa Yoko Hakamada Hinata: Ogura Yui Kashii Airi: Hidaka Rina Takamura Mihoshi: Ito Shizuka Synopsis: Hasegawa Subaru enters a basketball club of Nanashiba High School, but the activity of the club gets suspended because the club leader falls in love with an 11 year old daughter of t...

Feb 7, 2011 9:30 PM by dtshyk 28 Comments

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Light Novel 'R-15' to be Animated

Light Novel 'R-15' to be Animated

According to The Sneaker magazine official twitter, an anime project of Fushimi Tsukasa (story) and Fujima Takuya (art)'s light novel "R-15" was announced to get underway. More information will be revealed in The Sneaker magazine December issue to be released on October 30th. Cover of R-15 novel volume 1 A manga adaptation has been serialized in Monthly Shonen Ace since this April. Synopsis: A school harem love comedy. Akutagawa Takuto is a teenage porn novel writer. He enters Hirameki Gakuen, w...

Oct 7, 2010 10:33 PM by dtshyk 63 Comments

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New OVA Series of Bungaku Shoujo Announced

New OVA Series of Bungaku Shoujo Announced

According to Neowing, a three-volume OVA series of Bungaku Shoujo was announced. The title is "Bungaku Shoujo Memoire" and the prequel to the upcoming movie will be told by three main heroines. Memoire I: Yumemiru Shoujo no Prelude, featuring Amano Touko Jun 25th Memoire II: Sora Mau Tenshi no Requiem, featuring Asakura Miu Oct 29th Memoire III: Koi Suru Otome no Rhapsody, featuring Kotobuki Nanase Dec 24th Source: Neowing

Mar 25, 2010 9:31 PM by dtshyk 16 Comments

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Anime Movie of Light Novel Mardock Scramble Announced [Update Aug 10]

Anime Movie of Light Novel Mardock Scramble Announced [Update Aug 10]

According to the official website, an anime movie of Ubukata Tow's light novel "Mardock Scramble" was announced. Mardock Scramble had once been announced to get an anime adaptation by Gonzo in 2006, but was canceled at the end of the year. The production studio of the new movie is unknown. Cancelation announcement by Gonzo in 2006 Mardock Scramble is Ubukata's cyberpunk sci-fi novel released in 2003. A casino manager Shell attempts to kill a teenage prostitute Balut by burning her in the car. Ba...

Jan 8, 2010 5:37 PM by dtshyk 29 Comments

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Short OVA of Bungaku Shoujo Announced

Short OVA of Bungaku Shoujo Announced

According to Mangaoh, a 10min long OVA of "Bungaku Shoujo" was announced to be released on December 26th. The OVA "'Bungaku Shoujo no Kyou no Oyatsu ~Hatsukoi~" will be bundled with the new volume of the novel titled "Bungaku Shoujo Minarai no, Shoushin". A trailer of the movie is also included as an extra. Source: Mangaoh

Aug 21, 2009 9:28 PM by dtshyk 7 Comments

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Anime Movie of Light Novel Bungaku Shoujo Announced

Anime Movie of Light Novel Bungaku Shoujo Announced

According to the notice to the bookstores, Nomura Mizuki's light novel "Bungaku Shoujo" series got an anime movie adaptation. Two manga adaptations "Bungaku Shoujo to Shinitagari no Douke" and "Bungaku Shoujo to Oishii Recipe" have been published in Monthly GanGan JOKER and Beans A magazine, respectively. Bungaku Shoujo series won the Light Novel Award 2007 Best Mystery Novel and ranked the top in "Kono Light Novel ga Sugoi! 2009". Source: MOONPHASE The movie of Bungaku Shoujo was officially ann...

Apr 22, 2009 6:21 AM by dtshyk 19 Comments

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Light Novel 'Asobi ni Iku yo!' to be Animated

Light Novel 'Asobi ni Iku yo!' to be Animated

According to the cover note of the novel, Kamino Okina's light novel "Asobiniikuyo!" was announced to be get an anime adaptation. Asobi ni Iku yo! series started in 2003 and a manga adaptation has been published in Monthly Comic Alive since 2006. A Playstation2 game based on the novel was also released in 2006. (Official website of the game) Synopsis: A Sci-fi love comedy. Kakazu Kio is a timid high school boy. One day he wakes up to find a girl with cat ears and tail sleeping next to him. Her n...

Mar 9, 2009 2:11 AM by dtshyk 5 Comments

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Light Novel Yokuwakaru Gendai Mahou To Be Animated [Updated on Dec 20]

Light Novel Yokuwakaru Gendai Mahou To Be Animated [Updated on Dec 20]

According to Jump Square Magazine, a new anime "Yokuwakaru Gendai Mahou" was announced. The original light novel was adapted to manga and published from August 2008. The castings of the voice actor & actresses are as follows: Morishita Koyomi: Nonaka, Ai Ichinose Yumiko Christina: Tomatsu, Haruka Sakazaki Kaho: Kotobuki, Minako Anehara Misa:Nabatame, Hitomi Anehara Soushirou: Asanuma, Shintaro Source: Scan of Jump SQ Synopsis: Source: Gendai Mahou Official Page Edited on Dec 20th================...
New Anime Annoucements (To-Love-Ru, Magician's Academy, Golgo 13)

New Anime Annoucements (To-Love-Ru, Magician's Academy, Golgo 13)

To-Love-Ru - Trouble- The promotional sleeve wrappers on upcoming manga volumes from the Japanese publisher Shueisha have revealed that Saki Hasemi and Kentaro Yabuki's To Love-Ru -Trouble- manga will be animated for television next spring. The manga has been running in Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine since last year, and a drama CD adaptation had been previously announced for February 29. Hasemi supervised the scripts for the Moetan and Pinky:st anime projects, and Yabuki created the Bla...