2nd PV Released for “Attack on Titan” Season 2

The second promotional video for season two of Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin) has been uploaded! The video previews a bit of the new season’s soundtrack along with the wide variety of titans that will appear.

The series’ synopsis can be found below:

“Centuries ago, mankind was slaughtered to near extinction by monstrous humanoid creatures called titans, forcing humans to hide in fear behind enormous concentric walls. What makes these giants truly terrifying is that their taste for human flesh is not born out of hunger but what appears to be out of pleasure. To ensure their survival, the remnants of humanity began living within defensive barriers, resulting in one hundred years without a single titan encounter. However, that fragile calm is soon shattered when a colossal titan manages to breach the supposedly impregnable outer wall, reigniting the fight for survival against the man-eating abominations.

After witnessing a horrific personal loss at the hands of the invading creatures, Eren Yeager dedicates his life to their eradication by enlisting into the Survey Corps, an elite military unit that combats the merciless humanoids outside the protection of the walls. Based on Hajime Isayama’s award-winning manga, Shingeki no Kyojin follows Eren, along with his adopted sister Mikasa Ackerman and his childhood friend Armin Arlert, as they join the brutal war against the titans and race to discover a way of defeating them before the last walls are breached.”

Season 2 will begin airing on April 1.

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Website Launched with Key Visual for “Gakuen Babysitters” TV Anime

The Gakuen Babysitters anime adaptation has received an official website launch along with a key visual!

Gakuen Babysitters began as a manga series published in LaLa Magazine in September 2009. It is currently ongoing and released its 13th volume in August 2016.

The series’ synopsis can be found below:

“After their parents are killed in a plane crash, Ryuuichi and his younger brother Kotarou are taken in by the chairman, who they never met before, of an elite academy. Ryuuichi becomes the school daycare’s new babysitter.”

Gakuen Babysitters is set to air in Q1 2018.

New Key Visual for “Busou Shoujo Machiavellianism” TV Anime

A new key visual has been uploaded to the official website for the television anime adaptation of Busou Shoujo Machiavellianism (Armed Girl’s Machiavellianism)!

The visual includes the main characters (in a circle from top left to top right) Warabi Hanasaka, Tsukuyo Inaba, Rin Onigawara, Mary Kikakujo, and Satori Tamaba with small plush dolls for Fudo Nomura (center) and KiruKiru Amou (top right).

The series’ synopsis can be found below:

“The Private Aichi Symbiosis Academy was originally a high school for high-class girls. When it became co-ed, the girls, out of fear, asked to be permitted to bring weapons to school. When that was enforced, a five-member vigilante corps-like organization called the “Supreme Five Swords” was also formed. After many generations, the five swords eventually became a group which corrected problematic students, and the academy started proactively accepting such students in order to correct them.

Nomura Fudou was sent to this school after being part of a huge brawl. What will he do when the only options he has after enrolling are being expelled from that school or being corrected the way the rest of the male students there were…by being forced to dress and act like a girl!”

Busou Shoujo Machiavellianism will begin airing on April 5. Volume 1 of the Blu-ray/DVD will be released on June 28.

New Key Visual Released for “Hinako Note” Anime

The official website for the Hinako Note anime adaptation has uploaded a new key visual in anticipation of the premiere! The visual includes the main characters (from left to right) Yua Nakajima, Ruriko Kuroyanagi, Kuina Natsukawa, Hinako Sakuragi, Mayuki Hiiragi, and Chiaki Ogino.

The series’ synopsis can be found below:

“Hinako lives in the countryside and is poor at speaking. She wants to improve her speech to be able to talk to people fluently, so she moves to Tokyo and plans to join the drama club in high school. When she arrives, however, it turns out her boarding house is a secondhand bookstore, and a beautiful girl who eats books lives there.”

Hinako Note will begin airing on April 7.

“Gakuen Babysitters” TV Anime Announced

The latest issue of LaLa, a monthly shoujo manga magazine, has announced a Gakuen Babysitters television anime adaptation! The Gakuen Babysitters manga series was first published in LaLa Magazine in September 2009 by Hari Tokeino (story and art). The series is currently ongoing with 13 volumes released as of August 2016.

For those unfamiliar, you can find the synopsis below:

“After their parents are killed in a plane crash, Ryuuichi and his younger brother Kotarou are taken in by the chairman, who they never met before, of an elite academy. Ryuuichi becomes the school daycare’s new babysitter.”

More information on this adaptation should be available soon.

New Visual and Website Launch for Yuri Romance Anime “Citrus”

The official website for the Citrus anime adaptation project has launched along with a key visual. The yuri romance series began as a manga drawn by Saburouta (story and art) and has been published in Comic Yuri Hime magazine since November 2012. Seven Seas Entertainment has been publishing the series in English since December 2014 with 5 volumes currently released.

MyAnimeList describes the synopsis below:

“Fashionable Yuzu imagined the first day at her new school she transferred to after her mother’s remarriage a bit differently; she didn’t know it’d be an ultra-strict and conservative girls’ school. So instead of a sweet high-school romance, she butts heads with the stern student council president Mei—who turns out to be her new step sister. And she has to learn that hate and attraction are often not that far apart.”

More information will be available as the air date draws closer.

Second PV Released for “Clockwork Planet” Anime

A second promotional video has been released for the anime adaptation of the Clockwork Planet light novel series. The 1-minute video previews the series’ opening theme song performed by fripSide.

The series’ cast includes:

  • Naoto Miura voiced by Yoshino Nanjo (Eli Ayase from Love Live!)
  • RyuZU voiced by Ai Kakuma (Isuzu Sento from Amagi Brilliant Park and Lala from Monster Musume)
  • Marie Bell Breguet voiced by Saori Oonishi (Aiz Wallenstein from Danmachi and Eriri Spencer Sawamura from Saekano)
  • and Vainney Halter voiced by Kenichirou Matsuda (Batou from Ghost in the Shell and Mink from DRAMAtical Murder).

MyAnimeList describes the synopsis of the anime below:

“The Clockwork Planet”

One day, a black box suddenly crashed into the house of the high school dropout Naoto Miura. Inside it was a female automaton. The endless cycle of failure and success. The world that does change and the mankind that does not change. At a time where reality and fantasy are screaming, the encounters of these two make the gears of fate move!”

Clockwork Planet will being airing on April 6.

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New PV for “Busou Shoujo Machiavellianism” TV Anime

A new promotional video was released for the Busou Shoujo Machiavellianism (Armed Girl’s Machiavellianism) anime adaptation! The video previews the main characters, voice cast, and the series’ opening theme, “Shocking Blue” by Miku Itou.

The cast for the series includes:

  • Tasuku Hatanaka (Yuuma Tsukumo from Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal and Ikoma from Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress) as Fudo Nomura
  • Yuuki Takada (Aoba from New Game! and Elma from Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid) as Rin Onigawara
  • Sayaka Kitahara (Aoi Sorano from Inazuma Eleven Go and Mars from Pokemon Generations) as the voice of Mary Kikakujou, Nozomi Nishida (Sarah from Absolute Duo and Makina Nakajima from Macross Δ) as the voice of Satori Tamaba
  • Rina Hidaka (Enju Aihara from Black Bullet and Airi Kashii from Ro-Kyu-Bu!) as the voice of Warabi Hanasaka
  • Natsumi Hioka (Machi Amayadori from Kuma Miko) as the voice of Tsukiyo Inaba
  • and Eriko Matsui (Benio Yonomori from Engaged to the Unidentified and Kamiya Nao from The iDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls) as the voice of Kirukiru Amou.

MyAnimeList describes the plot below:

“The Private Aichi Symbiosis Academy was originally a high school for high-class girls. When it became co-ed, the girls, out of fear, asked to be permitted to bring weapons to school. When that was enforced, a five-member vigilante corps-like organization called the “Supreme Five Swords” was also formed. After many generations, the five swords eventually became a group which corrected problematic students, and the academy started proactively accepting such students in order to correct them.

Nomura Fudou was sent to this school after being part of a huge brawl. What will he do when the only options he has after enrolling are being expelled from that school or being corrected the way the rest of the male students there were…by being forced to dress and act like a girl!”

Busou Shoujo Machiavellianism will begin airing on April 5.

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New 30-Second CM Released for Kyoto Animation’s “Violet Evergarden” Adaptation

A new television commercial has been released for Kyoto Animation’s upcoming Violet Evergarden anime adaptation project. The 30-second video includes more footage than was originally uploaded with the first one and shows off the fluid and beautiful animation this studio has become known for. Waiting for more information is going to be tough.

MyAnimeList lists the synopsis below:

“Auto Memories Doll.

It’s already been a long time since that name was first popularized. It’s a machine that Dr. Orlando created that talks in a natural voice. At first, he only made it to help out his loving wife, but before long they spread out into the world. and companies were made to lend them out.

“I’m Violet Evergarden, the Auto Memories Doll who will rush to provide service anywhere you wish.”

That translucent voice comes from a robotic beautiful girl with blonde hair and blue eyes like she came out of a storybook.”

The Violet Evergarden light novel series won the grand prize in the 5th Kyoto Animation Award program’s novel category. The novel was published in December 2015 by Kana Akatsuki (story) and Akiko Takase (art).

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