News Roundup 02.08.2011
Posted by pKjd on Feb 8, 2011 @ 12:46 pm
「ベースなんて重い物持てる」 by (太刀独楽)
Here is a rundown of latest headlines and articles of interest that we felt needed to be shared. Let’s see how this new format works out.
- The latest Dengeki magazine has revealed an anime adaptation of Aoyama Sagu’s sports-comedy light novel series, 「Ro Kyu–Bu!」 (left). The magazine also announced an anime adaptation of Sugii Hikaru’s mystery novel 「Kami-sama no Memo-cho」. (right)
- According to Dengeki magazine, an anime adaptation of Kawakami Monoru’s light novel series, 「Kyokaisenjyo no Horizon」 has been green-lit for production. It will be produced by SUNRISE.
- The latest Newtype magazine has revealed a TV anime adaptation of Broccoli’s PSP otome game 「Uta no ☆ Prince-sama♪」. It will premiere this Summer.
- 「Usagi Drop」 character designs and staff info. It will be directed by Kamei Kanta (Tales of Vesperia ~The First Strike~). Animation production by Production I.G.
- The Association of Copyright for Computer Software (ACCS) reported the arrest of an 18-year old student who is being accused of illegally uploading manga scans on Megaupload and distributing them on the site, “Manga.jp.” There were 260 manga titles (3800 files) made available, including Nurarihyon no Mago, Sket Dance, Eden no Ori, and One Piece.
- French-Bread announced plans that they’re adding more characters to their 「Melty Blood」 series. “Powerd Ciel” in Spring (see above) and another new character in Summer. Also considering a possible HD version of the game.
- 「K-ON!」 Death Devil figures from WonFes Winter 2011. Find the rest here.
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