Hanasaku Iroha Character Designer Mel Kishida Towards Fanservice

Illustrator and character designer Mel Kishida (Sound of the Sky, Hana-Saku Iroha, Atelier Meruru: The Apprentice of Arland) has identified a change in his video game work over time: There’s less emphasis on fanservice now.   “I think focusing on fanservice and making it the main aspect [of games and anime] is really starting to […]

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The Demon Sword Master of Excalibur Academy Novels Get TV Anime

Kadokawa revealed in its new promotional video for Yū Shimizu and Asagi Tōsaka’s The Demon Sword Master of Excalibur Academy (Seiken Gakuin no Maken Tsukai) light novels on Thursday that the novels are inspiring a television anime. The announcement did not reveal any further details. Saki Miyashita narrates the below video.     Yen Press […]

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Tetsuo Hara, Seibō Kitahara’s Ikusa no Ko Manga

The official Twitter account for Tokuma Shoten’s Monthly Comic Zenon magazine announced on Wednesday that Tetsuo Hara and Seibō Kitahara’s Ikusa no Ko -Legend of Oda Nobunaga manga is heading to its climax.   Japanese publisher Coamix and The Silent Manga Audition Committee offer chapters from the manga online in English.   The Silent Manga […]

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Netflix Unveils Trailer, More Cast for Super Crooks Anime

Netflix unveiled a new trailer for the Super Crooks anime based on the comic by Mark Millar and Leinil Francis Yu on Thursday. Netflix also revealed more cast members for the anime.       The cast (including the previously announced Kenjiro Tsuda and Maaya Sakamoto include):   (Top row, left to right in image […]

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