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Two New PVs Released for “The [email protected] SideM” TV Anime

Two new promotional videos have been released for The [email protected] SideM anime adaptation! Looks like the unit announcements are finally over and it’s time to really start showing off the anime.

The first video is your basic idol unit announcement, but this time it’s for Jupiter! You may recognize this group from the original [email protected] television anime. Touma Amagase, Hokuto Ijuuin, and Shouta Mitarai make up this unit.

The second video is for the actual TV anime and shows off a few clips of animation while quickly going over all the idols and their units! A-1 Pictures is the animation production studio for this project and is the same studio to provide animation for The [email protected] and The [email protected] Cinderella Girls series.

The story of 315 Production will begin on October 2017.

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5th PV and Key Visual for “The [email protected] SideM” Anime Project

The official website for [email protected] SideM anime adaptation has been updated with a new promotional video and key visual! This fifth update is for the idol unit W, made up of the two soccer playing twins Yusuke Aoi and Kyosuke Aoi.

The series’ previous announcements included the DRAMATIC STARS, Beit, -S.E.M-, and HighxJoker units. Be on the lookout for more group announcements as the project gets closer to its air date.

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“Food Wars!” Season 3 PV Released

The first promotional video for Shokugeki no Souma (Food Wars!) season 3 has been released!

For those unfamiliar with the series, the plot can be found below:

“Ever since he was a child, fifteen-year-old Souma Yukihira has helped his father by working as the sous chef in the restaurant his father runs and owns. Throughout the years, Souma developed a passion for entertaining his customers with his creative, skilled, and daring culinary creations. His dream is to someday own his family’s restaurant as its head chef.

Yet when his father suddenly decides to close the restaurant to test his cooking abilities in restaurants around the world, he sends Souma to Tootsuki Culinary Academy, an elite cooking school where only 10 percent of the students graduate. The institution is famous for its “Shokugeki” or “food wars,” where students face off in intense, high-stakes cooking showdowns.

As Souma and his new schoolmates struggle to survive the extreme lifestyle of Tootsuki, more and greater challenges await him, putting his years of learning under his father to the test.”

Shokugeki no Souma: San no Sara (Food Wars! The Third Plate) will begin airing Fall 2017.

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New 30-Second CM Released for “Kekkai Sensen” Season 2

The second season of Kekkai Sensen (Blood Blockade Battlefront) has received a short 30-second commercial. The video previews some music, characters, and animation to expect in this continuation, titled Kekkai Sensen & BEYOND (Blood Blockade Battlefront & BEYOND).

For those unfamiliar with the series, you can find the synopsis here:

“Supersonic monkeys, vampires, talking fishmen, and all sorts of different supernatural monsters living alongside humans—this has been part of daily life in Hellsalem’s Lot, formerly known as New York City, for some time now. When a gateway between Earth and the Beyond opened three years ago, New Yorkers and creatures from the other dimension alike were trapped in an impenetrable bubble and were forced to live together. Libra is a secret organization composed of eccentrics and superhumans, tasked with keeping order in the city and making sure that chaos doesn’t spread to the rest of the world.”

Kekkai Sensen & BEYOND (Blood Blockade Battlefront & BEYOND) will begin airing this October.

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Horse Girl Game “Uma Musume” Gets Anime and Game PVs

Cygames has released promotional videos for its upcoming game, Uma Musume: Pretty Derby, along with its anime adaptation!

The game is a combination of idol training and horse racing with anthropomorphic horse girl idols. What more could you want? Cygames, TOHO animation, and Lantis will be collaborating on the anime project, with P.A. Works producing the animation.

Uma Musume: Pretty Derby will receive both its game and television anime sometime in 2018.

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1st PV and 15-Second CM Released for “New Game!” Season 2

The upcoming second season for New Game!, titled New Game!!, has received its first promotional video and 15-second commercial!

Both videos preview a few new scenes along with the series’ opening theme, “STEP by STEP UP↑↑↑↑”, sung by fourfolium, a group made up of the voice actors for the four main characters: Yuuki Takada (voice for Aoba Suzukaze), Megumi Yamaguchi (voice for Hifumi Takimoto), Megumi Toda (voice for Hajime Shinoda), and Ayumi Takeo (voice for Yun Iijima).

For those unfamiliar with the series, New Game! follows the lives of Aoba Suzukaze and her coworkers at Eagle Jump, a video game company, as they experience the joys and obstacles that come with creating games. Each girl shares a passion for games and has their own special quirk.

New Game!! will begin airing on July 11.

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2nd PV for “Netsuzou TRap -NTR-” TV Anime Released

Netsuzou TRap (NTR), the yuri television anime adaptation, has received its second promotional video! The video previews the series’ opening theme, “Blue Bud Blue” by Haruka Toujou.

The Netsuzou TRap manga series was acquired by Seven Seas Entertainment in December 2015 for English localization. Only the first two volumes have been released so far, with volume 3 set to release on July 11 and volume 4 on February 13.

Seven Seas Entertainment describes the synopsis below:

“Yuma and Hotaru have been friends since childhood, so it’s only natural that when Yuma is nervous about her new boyfriend, she asks Hotaru for advice. But when Hotaru starts coming onto Yuma for what feels like more than just ‘practice,’ what does it mean…? With boyfriends in the foreground but a secret, passionate tryst in the background, will Yuma and Hotaru try to forget what happened between them or have they fallen into a trap of true love and betrayal?”

Netsuzou TRap will begin airing on July 5.

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“Violet Evergarden” to Premiere at Anime Expo 2017

Violet Evergarden, Kyoto Animation’s beautiful adaptation of the light novel series by the same name, will premiere its first episode at this year’s Anime Expo! The official website for the project announced this information along with a promotional video and key visual. Following the premiere, the convention will host a Q&A session with the series’ director Taichi Ishidate, the lead actress Yui Ishikawa, and the opening theme performer TRUE.

Anime Expo describes the series’ plot below:

“There are words Violet heard on the battlefield, which she cannot forget. These words were given to her by someone she holds dear, more than anyone else. She does not yet know their meaning.

A certain point in time, in the continent of Telesis. The great war which divided the continent into North and South has ended after four years, and the people are welcoming a new generation.

Violet Evergarden, a young girl formerly known as “the weapon”, has left the battlefield to start a new life at CH Postal Service. There, she is deeply moved by the work of “Auto Memories Dolls”, who carry people’s thoughts and convert them into words.

Violet begins her journey as an Auto Memories Doll, and comes face to face with various people’s emotions and differing shapes of love.  All the while searching for the meaning of those words.”

Violet Evergarden will begin airing in January 2018 after its world premiere on July 2.

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New PVs and Key Visuals for “The Ancient Magus’ Bride” OVA and TV Anime

The official website for the Mahoutsukai no Yome (The Ancient Magus’ Bride) anime adaptation has released new promotional videos and visuals for both the OVA and the television anime!

For those unfamiliar, the series’ synopsis can be found below:

“Hatori Chise is only 16, but she has lost far more than most. With neither family nor hope, it seems all doors are closed to her. But, a chance encounter began to turn the rusted wheels of fate. In her darkest hour, a mysterious magus appears before Chitose, offering a chance she couldn’t turn down. This magus who seems closer to demon than human, will he bring her the light she desperately seeks, or drown her in ever deeper shadows?”

This next part in the OVA series will have a short 2-week theatrical run starting August 19. The 24-episode television anime adaptation will begin airing this October.

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New PV and 15-second CM for “Centaur no Nayami” TV Anime

A new 1-minute promotional video and 15-second commercial have been released for the upcoming Centaur no Nayami (A Centaur’s Life or Centaur’s Worries) television anime adaptation! The videos show off the wide variety of monster girls that attend school and interact with the centaur main character, Himeno.

The ongoing manga series was first published back in February 2011 and is currently being published in English through Seven Seas Entertainment.

Seven Seas Entertainment describes the plot below:

“Being a teenager is never easy… especially for a centaur! Himeno is a sweet, shy girl, who like many teens her age, struggles with the trials and tribulations of attending high school. The difference is she’s a centaur; but she’s not alone. In fact, all of her classmates are supernatural creatures, sporting either horns, wings, tails, halos, or some other unearthly body appendage. Yet despite their fantastical natures, Himeno and her best friends-the dragon-winged Nozomi, and Kyoko with her spiraled horns-are down-to-earth, fun-loving teenagers who grapple with issues of life and love in a mostly normal daily school setting.”

Centaur no Nayami will begin airing on July 9.

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