According to this year’s 33rd issue of Weekly Shounen Jump magazine, a new animated film based off Toriyama Akira’s manga series, 「Dragonball」, is currently in production. A countdown site was also launched in promotion for the new project.
According to a flyer for GAGAGA Bunko magazine, Watari Wataru’s romantic-comedy light novel, 「Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Come wa Machigatteiru.」 (My Youth Romantic Comedy is Wrong as I Expected.) will be receiving a TV anime adaptation. The flyer also mentions a TV anime for Araki Shin’s spin-off novel series, 「GJ-bu Chutobu」, presently in the works.
According to the official website, an animated film for the TYPE-MOON novel, 「Kara no Kyoukai Mirai Fukuin」 (Gospel in the Future), is currently in development. The announcement was originally made at the TYPE-MOON Fes: 10th Anniversary Event. No other details are available at this time.
According to the official website, a TV anime adaptation of Circus’ visual novel, 「Da Capo III」, has been green-lit for production. It is slated to air January 2013. No further details regarding staff or animation studio has been released at this present time.
According to Comic Natalie, a new 「Bishoujo Senshi Sailormoon」 anime is currently in production by Toei Animation — slated to premiere in Summer 2013. The announcement was originally made at a streamed live event celebrating the 20th anniversary of the series. Idol group Momoiro Clover Z has been assigned to perform the opening theme. Voice actress Mitsuishi Kotono will be reprising her role as Usagi Tsukino/Sailor Moon.
According to Comic Natalie, a TV anime adaptation of Araki Hirohiko’s action-adventure manga series, 「JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure」, has been green-lit for production. The announcement was originally made at a press conference for the upcoming “Araki Hirohiko Jojo Exhibition” — celebrating the series’ 25th anniversary. It is slated to premiere this October.
According to Comic Natalie, an anime adaptation of Mori Taishi’s ecchi-comedy manga series, 「Kyou no Asuka Show」 (Today’s Asuka show) has been green-lit for production. Additional details regarding the format — TV or OVA — will be revealed in the September issue of Monthly Spirits magazine — on sale July 27th.
According to 4Gamer.net, a 3-episode OVA series was announced at this weekend’s Idolm@ster 7th Anniversary event. How this will be released is that a different episode would be included with each of the three versions of the upcoming PSP rhythm game, 「Shiny Festa」 — Honey Sound, Funky Note, and Groovy Tune. The new project will be produced by A-1 Pictures and directed by Nishigori Atsushi.
What was already printed in this year’s 30th issue of Weekly Shounen Jump magazine has now been formally announced on the final episode of GAINAX’s 「Medaka Box」 TV anime series. A second season has been green-lit for production. It will cover the Flask Plan Arc featuring the Thirteen Party.