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Two New Key Visuals for “Girls’ Last Tour” TV Anime

The official Twitter account for the Girls’ Last Tour (Shoujo Shuumatsu Ryokou) anime adaptation has uploaded two new beautiful key visuals!

For those unfamiliar with the series, Yen Press describes the synopsis as:

“Civilization is dead, but not Chito and Yuuri. Time to hop aboard their beloved Kettenkrad motorbike and wander what’s left of the world! Sharing a can of soup or scouting for spare parts might not be the experience they were hoping for, but all in all, life isn’t too bad…”

Girls’ Last Tour will premiere on October 6.

Take a look at both visuals after the break!

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PV Released for “Osomatsu-san” Season 2

Osomatsu-san has received its first promotional video for the upcoming second season! The short video quickly goes over each of the six identical siblings with a few clips of the other characters sprinkled in. The voice cast for the sextuplets will remain the same from season one.

Season 2 will begin airing on October 2.

Check out the video after the break!

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“BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle” Trailer Introduces Jin Kisaragi, Yosuke Hanamura, and Linne to the Roster

Arc System Works has released a new character introduction trailer for their upcoming crossover tag team fighting game BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle!

The trailer introduces three new characters to the roster: Jin Kisaragi (BlazBlue), Yosuke Hanamura (Persona 4 Arena), and Linne, the female protagonist from the Japanese arcade game UNDER NIGHT IN-BIRTH. These three will be joining the previously announced Ragna the Bloodedge (BlazBlue), Yu Narukami (Persona 4 Arena), Hyde (UNDER NIGHT IN-BIRTH), and Ruby Rose (RWBY) playable characters.

BlazBlue Cross Tag Battle is scheduled for release sometime in 2018. More information is expected soon.

Find the video below the cut!

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New Merchandise for “Fullmetal Alchemist”, “Girls und Panzer”, “No Game No Life”, and “Macross”

Good Smile Company has added new merchandise to their shop!

A Roy Mustang Nendoroid (Fullmetal Alchemist), a Miho Nishizumi Nendoroid (Girls und Panzer), a 1/7th scale Hatsuse Izuna figurine (No Game No Life), and a 1/20th scale Lynn Minmay plastic model kit (Macross) are available to preorder now.

You can find more pictures and information after the break!

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New Key Visual for “Juuni Taisen” TV Anime Adaptation

A key visual for the Juuni Taisen TV anime adaptation has been released. Juuni Taisen, also known as Juuni Taisen: Zodiac War, is a completed light novel series with only one volume by author Nisio Isin, well-known for writing the Monogatari series and Medaka Box.

The series’ synopsis is listed as:

“Rampage. Weep. Kill. Every 12 years, the 12 signs of the Chinese zodiac take the form of warriors and engage in the ultimate battle royal. They face one another in battles to the death, using all the powers of their star signs, and the sole survivor is granted the ultimate prize—a wish. Any wish.”

Juuni Taisen will begin airing on October 3.

Two New Hero Introduction PVs Released for “Fire Emblem Warriors”

Koei Tecmo released two new hero introduction videos for Fire Emblem Warriors to its Youtube channel! The first video was released last week and featured Chrom, male Robin, Cordelia, Frederick, Lucina, female Robin, and Lissa, showing off a few of their skills and attacks. The two latest videos feature Xander, Camilla, Leo, Elise, female Corrin, Ryoma, Hinoka, Takumi, Sakura, and male Corrin, and give a quick preview of each of their fighting styles.

Fire Emblem Warriors will release in Japan to the Nintendo Switch and New Nintendo 3DS on September 28. The game will release in North American regions on October 20 to the Nintendo Switch.

Find all three videos after the break!

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Staff For “Uma Musume – Pretty Derby” Anime Listed

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Staff information about the anime for the “Uma Musume” multimedia project by Cygames, TOHO animation, and Lantis has been announced. It’s already been given that P.A. Works is producing the animation, but now we have the people leading the anime’s production!

Director: Kei Oikawa (Outbreak Company, This Art Club Has a Problem!)
Character designer/Animation Director: Yosuke Kabashima (D.Gray-man Hallow, Lord Marksman and Vanadis)
Series Composition: Akihiro Ishihara (Cygames), Sugiura Masafumi

Stay tuned for more news about the multimedia project, and be prepared for its release in 2018!

New PV Released for “Black Clover” TV Anime Adaptation

The Black Clover television anime adaptation has received a new promotional video! The video previews some of the anime’s soundtrack as well as the opening theme, “Haruka Mirai”, performed by Kankaku Piero. Itowokashi will be performing the ending theme song, titled “Blue Flame” (“Aoi Honoo”).

The series’ manga was first published in Weekly Shounen Jump in February 2015 by Yuuki Tabata. VIZ Media includes Black Clover in its simulpub service where it releases digital Shonen Jump issues in English for a subscription fee of $0.54 an issue ($25.99 a year) or a one time payment of $0.99 for a single issue.

VIZ Media describes the series’ synopsis as:

“Young Asta was born with no magic ability in a world where magic is everything. In order to prove his strength and keep a promise with his friend, Asta dreams of becoming the greatest mage in the land, the Wizard King!”

Black Clover will begin airing on October 3.

The video is below the cut!

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Steam’s Daily Deal: STEINS;GATE at 50% Off!

Steam’s Daily Deal is the visual novel Steins;Gate at $17.49, 50% off!

The Steam release for the visual novel by 5pb. and Nitroplus is on sale for today. For those unfamiliar, the synopsis for the story of Steins;Gate is below:

STEINS;GATE follows a rag-tag band of tech-savvy young students who discover the means of changing the past via mail, using a modified microwave. Their experiments into how far they can go with their discovery begin to spiral out of control as they become entangled in a conspiracy surrounding SERN, the organisation behind the Large Hadron Collider, and John Titor who claims to be from a dystopian future.

Interaction with the game takes place through the “phone trigger” system, where the player can receive calls and text messages and decide whether to reply to them or not, changing the outcome of the game’s plot.

Go get your copy of one of the highest rated visual novels now!

Newtype Character Ranking for October 2017

Newtype Magazine’s monthly top ten character ranking has been released for October 2017!

The male characters who made it into the top 5 are Lelouch Lamperouge (Code Geass), Kirito (Sword Art Online), Suzaku Kururugi (Code Geass), Koyomi Araragi (Monogatari Series), and Archer (Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works). The female characters who made it into their top 5 are Saber (Fate/Stay Night), C.C. (Code Geass), Asuna (Sword Art Online), Jeanne d’Arc (Fate/Apocrypha), and Mikasa Ackerman (Attack on Titan).

You can find the full translated lists of ten after the break!

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