Media Factory has released the first official promotional video for the upcoming TV anime series, 「Watashi ga Motenai no wa Dou Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui!」 — featuring the theme, “Dou Kangaete mo Watashi wa Warukunai,” sung by lead character Tomoko (CV: Izumi Kitta). It is available for view after the cut.
According to Amazon.co.jp, voice actress Izumi Kitta (Milky Holmes’ Cordelia) will play the leading role of Tomoko Kuroki from the upcoming TV anime series, 「Watashi ga Motenai no wa Dou Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui!」. This was confirmed on their retail listing for the ending single, “Dou Kangaete mo Watashi wa Warukunai” — available August 28th.
In April, the official website for 「Shingeki no Kyojin」 (Attack on Titan) announced a limited edition OAD bundle for the 11th volume of the manga. It would cover the side story, “Ilse’s Notebook,” found in the original comic series. Earlier today, it was revealed that the animation disc will instead be delayed until December to further enhance the production quality — bundled with the 12th manga volume.
According to a promotional poster found in Japanese bookstores, Komi Naoshi’s romance-comedy manga series, 「Nisekoi」, has been green-lit for production.
Earlier this weekend, Tasogare Frontier updated the official website to 「Touhou Shinkirou ~ Hopeless Masquerade」 (TH13.5) to reveal more playable characters for their upcoming 2D doujin fighter. These include Byakuren Hijiri, Mononobe no Futo, Toyosatomimi no Miko, Nitori Kawashiro, Koishi Komeiji, Mamizou Futatsuiwa, and Hata no Kokoro (available in future patch).
During the ArcRevo tournament that took place this weekend in Japan, Arc System Works announced a new Guilty Gear fighting game, entitled 「Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN-」. A debut trailer was also unveiled to the public. It is available for view after the cut.
According to the obi strip found on the second volume of the 「BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger」 light novel series, an anime adaptation has been green-lit for production. Further details regarding the new project will be made at a later date.
According to the July issue of Afternoon magazine, an anime adaptation of Nihei Tsutomu’s sci-fi adventure manga series, 「Sidonia no Kishi」 (Knights of Sidonia), has been green-lit for production. There is no word on the exact format — whether TV, OVA, or film — available at this time.
Earlier this weekend, the 14th official game in the Touhou doujin series, entitled 「Touhou Kishinjou ~ Double Dealing Character」, was announced by developer ZUN. As usual, a demo will be released at the next Reitaisai event, (May 26th) — priced at 300 JPY. Reimu, Marisa, and Sakuya (surprisingly) are all confirmed to be playable. No word on when the full version will be available.
According to Comic Natalie, Terajima Yuuji’s baseball manga series, 「Ace of Diamond」, will be receiving a TV anime adaptation this Fall. It is a co-production between Madhouse and Production I.G. The official website and Twitter account for the new project is now available.