Today’s roundup includes news on Gyo, Deadman Wonderland, and Sket Dance.

*Anime:

  • According to Big Comic Spirits magazine, an OVA adaptation of Ito Junji’s horror manga series Gyo has been green-lit for production. ufotable will be handling the project.

  • According to Kadokawa’s official website, an OAD will be bundled with the 11th volume of the Deadman Wonderland manga. It is slated for release in October. A reminder that the TV series will begin in April.

  • According to Weekly Shounen Jump magazine, a special TV anime crossover, featuring characters from One Piece and Toriko, will air on April 3rd.

  • According to the latest issue of Young King OURs magazine, the 8th volume of the Hellsing Ultimate OVA series will be released on June 22nd.
  • According to the official website, a Flash anime version of Sket Dance will premiere March 7th on the site.

  • Idolmaster Megami pinup. Anime character designs by Gainax’s Nishigori Atsushi (Gurren-Lagann, Panty & Stocking).

  • Baby Princess anime character designs.

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*Gaming:

  • Yet another Madoka Magica flash game has been made. This time it’s “Sayaka Drops” based off the ending of episode 8. Try it out, as well as ‘Typing of the QB” and “Throw The Gem.”
  • Idolm@ster 2 for the Xbox 360 sold 34,621 copies during its first week. Disgaea 4 for the PS3 sold 79,425 copies. Full list found here.
  • Seems the US did receive a special version of the Blazblue: Continuum Shift II arcade cabs without Nesica.
  • Both Daisuke Ishiwatari and Toshimichi Mori appeared at World Game Cup in France and confirmed that a Guilty Gear project is in the works. They also confirmed a Blazblue: Continuum Shift II DLC for home consoles. No dates were announced for either one. Watch the recorded stream here.
  • Mortal Kombat 9 will be receiving a playable demo on the PSN come March 8th.

  • According to the official website, Powered Ciel from Melty Blood: Actress Again Current Code will be playable at a loctest at Club Sega Akihabara from March 5th through March 10th.

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  • Revenge Labs’ 2D fighter Skullgirls is coming to XBLA and PSN this Summer. Trailer above.
  • Some Mega Man Legends 3 development screens can be found here. A playable 3DS demo will be available at Belle Salle in Akihabara on March 29th.

  • Some Mega Man Legends 3 development screens can be found here. A playable 3DS demo will be available at Belle Salle in Akihabara on March 29th.

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*Miscellaneous:

  • A book about the threat of computer viruses and how to deal with them, called Kawaii Security, will be released March 14th. It will include moe personifications of over 30 different viruses that have spread since the 1980s.
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