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Preorders Open for “Clockwork Planet” Figurine

RyuZU (Clockwork Planet) has joined Kotobukiya’s Ani Statue figure line!

Her removable headgear and special base create a few options for how to display her. This 1/7th scale figurine stands approximately 260mm tall (about 10.2 inches) and is priced at 18,144 yen including tax (roughly $162.59) through the Japanese Kotobukiya Online Shop. The figurine is also available to preorder through other sites, including AmiAmi for 14,280 yen (roughly $127.94) and Crunchyroll for $169.99.

She will be officially released and shipped out in August 2017.

More pictures are available after the break!

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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.

You can find the video after the break!

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First PV Released for “Clockwork Planet” Anime

The first promotional video has been released for the upcoming anime adaptation of the Clockwork Planet light novel series. The video revealed the cast for the four main characters: Naoto Miura (voiced by Yoshino Nanjo), RyuZU (voiced by Ai Kakuma), Marie Bell Breguet (voiced by Saori Oonishi), and Vainney Halter (voiced by Kenichirou Matsuda). Xebec will be responsible for the animation, fripSide will be performing the opening theme, and Soraru will be performing the ending theme.

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!”

The series was originally published in April 2013 and currently has four volumes out. A manga adaptation that began in 2013 is currently being published in Monthly Shounen Sirius.

Clockwork Planet will begin airing in April 2017.

You can find the video after the break!

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