According to the latest issue of Weekly Young Jump magazine, the new 「Rozen Maiden」 TV anime series — which was announced late last year — will be produced by Studio Deen. It is slated to premiere in July on channel BS-TBS. Further info regarding the staff and cast roles can be found after the cut.
According to Famitsu magazine, the Playstation 3 console release date of 「BLAZBLUE: Chrono Phantasma」 from Arc System Works is scheduled for October 24 in Japan.
Yamaguchi Noboru, author of the light novel 「Zero no Tsukaima」 and visual novel 「Green Green」, had passed away on April 4th after a two-year battle with cancer. He was 41 years old. An obituary dedicated to him was posted by Media Factory’s publishing label MF Bunko J yesterday morning.
According to Overlap’s promotional campaign page for the 「IS: Infinite Stratos」 light novel series, a second season of the TV anime is currently in production.
This week’s final episode (#26) of J.C. Staff’s Little Busters anime series ended with a teaser for the next season, entitled 「Little Busters! ~Refrain~」 . You can check out the video after the cut.
The official website for Torii Nagomu’s (author) and Kamoi Chise’s (illustrator) slice-of-life/supernatural light novel series, 「Kyoukai no Kanata」 (境界の彼方 / Beyond the Boundary), has announced that an anime adaptation is currently in development. It will be produced by studio Kyoto Animation.
According to the obi strip found on the manga, an anime adaptation of Morishige Takuma’s school-comedy series, 「Tonari no Seki-kun」 (となりの関くん), has been green-lit for production.