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Kotoyama’s Dagashi Kashi Manga Ends in 3 Chapters

“Author had already planned layout for manga’s finale in February” This year’s 17th issue of Shogakukan‘s Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine is revealing on Tuesday that Kotoyama‘s Dagashi Kashi manga will end in three chapters. If the manga doesn’t take a break, it will end in the 20th issue on April 11. In the author’s note for the manga’s 10th volume, which …

Muhyo & Roji’s Bureau of Supernatural Investigation Gets Summer Anime Series

This year’s 16th issue of Shueisha‘s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine revealed on Monday that Yoshiyuki Nishi‘s Muhyo to Roji no Mahōritsu Sōdan Jimusho (Muhyo & Roji’s Bureau of Supernatural Investigation) manga will get a television anime adaptation this summer. The anime will air on SKY PerfecTV! and Animax. The original manga ran in Shueisha‘s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine from 2004 to 2008. Shueisha published 18 compiled book volumes and 10 trade …

Mob Psycho 100 Anime Gets 2nd Season

The evening session of the “Mob Psycho 100 Reigen: Shirarezaru Kiseki Reinōryokusha” (The Miraculous Unknown Psychic) event announced on Sunday that production on a second season for BONES‘ television anime of ONE‘s Mob Psycho 100 manga has been green-lit. The original manga creator ONE (One-Punch Man) launched the Mob Psycho 100 series on Ura Sunday in 2012 and later in Shogakukan‘s Manga ONE app in 2014, and ended it in December. Shogakukan published …

Tachibanakan To Lie Angle Anime’s Promo Video Streamed

The official website for the television anime of merryhachi‘s Tachibanakan To Lie Angle (Love to Lie Angle) manga began streaming the show’s promotional video on Saturday. The series will premiere on Tokyo MX on April 3 at 25:00 (effectively April 4 at 1:00 a.m.), and will also air on BS-Fuji and AT-X. The series will also stream on d Anime Store. Characters: Hisayoshi Hirasawa (Miss Bernard …

Made in Abyss Anime Gets 2 Compilation Films in Winter

“13-episode series premiered last July, with sequel underway” The official website for the television anime adaptationof Akihito Tsukushi‘s Made in Abyss manga revealedon Monday that the anime will get two compilation films this winter. The first film is titled Made in Abyss: Tabidachi no Yoake (Journey’s Dawn), and the second film is titled Made in Abyss: Hōrō Suru Tasogare(Wandering Twilight). The announcement also …

Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle Anime Film Reveals Story, Visual, XAI Theme Song

“2nd film in trilogy opens in Japan on May 18” The official website for the Godzilla anime film trilogy revealed a new visual on Monday for the second film in the trilogy, Godzilla: Kessen Kidō Zōshoku Toshi(Godzilla: City on the Edge of Battle). The site also revealed that XAI is returning to perform the second film’s theme song “The Sky Falls.” The …

In This Corner of the World Manga Gets Live-Action TV Series This Summer

“Manga about woman in wartime Hiroshima already inspired award-winning anime film, live-action TV special” This year’s seventh issue of Futabasha‘s Weekly Manga Action magazine revealed on Tuesday that Fumiyo Kouno‘s In This Corner of the World (Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni) manga is inspiring a live-action television series adaptation this summer. The magazine will reveal more information about the upcoming series …

Re:Zero OVA Reveals Subtitle, Visual, Fall 2018 Theatrical Release

Staff to reveal more details of “Memory Snow” OVA at AnimeJapan this month The official website for the Re:Zero anime revealed on Tuesday the subtitle, a new key visual, and a fall 2018 theatrical release for the series’ upcoming original video anime (OVA) episode. The OVA‘s subtitle is “Memory Snow.” The staff will reveal more information about the screenings at a stage event at AnimeJapan …

One-Punch Man Anime Season 2 Casts Hikaru Midorikawa as Garou

The official website for the anime of ONE and Yuusuke Murata‘s One-Punch Man manga revealed on Tuesday that Hikaru Midorikawa will play the character Garou in the upcoming second anime season. Garou is a hero hunter who has a fascination with monsters. Midorikawa will also voice the character in the fourth volume (shown right) of the One-Punch Man Maji CD Drama & Song series, which will debut ahead of the anime …

Sunrise Animates New City Hunter Film for Spring 2019

Aniplex announced on Monday that it is producing a new anime film adaptation of Tsukasa Hojo‘s City Hunter manga by animation studio Sunrise, slated for spring 2019. The new film will move the setting to present-day Shinjuku, and will feature the return of Akira Kamiya as protagonist Ryo Saeba, and Kazue Ikura as heroine Kaori Makimura. Director Kenji Kodama, who has directed most of the …