According to this year’s 9th issue of Weekly Shounen Sunday magazine, a TV anime adaptation of Fukuda Hiroshi’s action-fantasy manga series, 「Joujuu Senjin!! Mushibugyo」 (常住戦陣!! ムシブギョー 虫奉行), is currently in the works. The official website will launch at a later date.
According to the 127th Sono Na mo J (その名もJ) handout for publishing label MF Bunko J, a TV anime adaptation of Ruroo’s (illustrator) and Kaitou Reiji’s (author) action-fantasy light novel series, 「Kikou Shoujo wa Kizutsukanai」 (機巧少女は傷つかない / Unbreakable Machine Doll), has been green-lit for production.
According to an ad for the sixth volume of the light novel, an anime adaptation of Sarai Shunsuke’s comedy series, 「Inu to Hasami wa Tsukaiyo」 (犬とハサミは使いよう) has been green-lit for production.
According to scans from the February issue of Young Magazine, a new Ghost in the Shell anime project is currently in development and is slated to premiere later this year. The exact format — whether TV, OVA, or film — is yet to be revealed.
According to Japanese publishing company Fujimi Shobo, an anime adaptation of Sakyou Jun’s fantasy-comedy light novel series, 「Yusha ni Narenakatta Ore wa Shibushibu Shushoku wo Ketsui Shimashita」 (I, Who Didn’t Become a Hero, Reluctantly Decided to Find a Job / 勇者になれなかった俺はしぶしぶ就職を決意しました。) has been green-lit for production.
Earlier today, Nintendo had formally announced the next installment (Gen VI) in the Pokemon handheld series, entitled 「Pokemon X and Pokemon Y」. For the first time ever, the franchise will launch a simultaneous worldwide release — slated for October 2013 on 3DS.
According to the obi strip found on the 13th volume, Anbe Masahiro’s supernatural-comedy series, 「Shinryaku! Ika Musume」 (侵略!!イカ娘), will be receiving a new OAD on June 7th. It will be bundled with the limited-edition 14th volume of the manga.
According to an official wooden ema plaque displayed at Washinomiya Shrine, an anime adaptation of the Lucky Star spin-off manga series, 「Miyakawa-ke no Kuufuku」 (宮河家の空腹 / The Miyakawa Family’s Hunger), has been green-lit for production. The ema was signed by both Yamamoto Yutaka and creator Yoshimizu Kagami.
According to 2013’s seventh issue of Weekly Shounen Sunday magazine, a TV anime adaptation of Arakawa Hiromu’s slice-of-life comedy manga series, 「Gin no Saji ~Silver Spoon~」 (銀の匙), has been green-lit for production. The same author has also worked on Fullmetal Alchemist.
The 13th episode of GoHands’ 「K」 anime series has confirmed the production of a sequel. Further details will be available at a later date.