The official Youtube channel for Avex Group has began streaming the first promotional video for the new 「Fairy Tail (2014)」 TV series. It features the opening theme “Masayume Chasing” — performed by singer BoA. You can locate the trailer after the cut.
According to Dengeki Online, a new TV anime series based off Ryohgo Narita’s (author) and Suzuhito Yasuda’s (illustrator) action-drama light novel work, 「Durarara!!」, has been green-lit for production. The announcement was originally made at Dengeki Game Festival 2014 held in Akihabara Urban Development X this weekend; in celebration of the light novel’s 10th anniversary. The core staff remains to be the same as the previous TV anime series. However, studio Brains Base has not been credited. The new project will instead be from Shuka; a studio founded by a production staff member of the first series. Further details are expected at a later date.
The new character trailer published today for the upcoming TV anime series, 「Mekaku City Actors」, features the second member of the Mekakushi Dan; Seto Kousuke — voiced by actor Soichiro Hoshi. You can locate the video after the cut.
The official website for 「JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Part 3: Stardust Crusaders」 has published a new trailer featuring Jean Pierre Polnareff and his Silver Chariot Stand. Last week, a PV for Noriaki Kakyoin and his Hierophant Green Stand was also released. Both videos can be located after the cut.
According to MoCa, a Strike Witches short movie trilogy, entitled 「Strike Witches: Operation Victory Arrow」, will be receiving a Japanese theatrical screening starting Fall 2014. Each of the three films will be 30-minutes long.
According to a scan from the latest Weekly Shounen Sunday magazine, three OVAs will be bundled in the next three volumes of Kenjiro Hata’s original manga series, 「Hayate no Gotoku!」, respectively — volumes 41-43. The first episode will be released June 18th.
The official website for the 2014 Sailor Moon anime series, entitled 「Sailor Moon Crystal」, began a countdown earlier today with the words, “8 days left… coming soon,” and an image of a waxing moon. However new information began to leak out earlier than expect and, as a result, the first anime key visual and synopsis for the upcoming 20th anniversary project was revealed.
A teaser website promoting a new original TV anime series from studio Satelight, entitled 「M3 ~Sono Kuroki Tetsu~」 (M３ ～ソノ黒キ鋼～ / M3 ~That Black Steel~), was launched earlier today. It is scheduled to premiere sometime in April. Further details will be available at a later date.
「Magi ~ Sinbad no Bouken」 is originally a spin-off/prologue manga series that details the early life of Sinbad as a child. An OAD adaptation from A-1 Pictures studios will be bundled with the limited-edition 3rd volume of the manga – out May 16th. A short TV ad is now currently streaming on the official website. You can also locate the new CM after the cut.
「Precure All Stars New Stage 3: Eien no Tomodachi」 is sixth Precure Allstars crossover film featuring all the current heroines from the series. It is also labeled the “final” New Stage film. With the premiere in Japanese theaters just days away, an earlier look at the movie’s opening sequence has made its way onto streaming media sites. You can view the intro yourself after the cut.