New Merchandise for “Naruto”, “Puella Magi Madoka Magica”, “Haikyu!!”, “Kantai Collection”, and “Girls und Panzer”

New merchandise has been added to Good Smile Company’s shop!

A Hatake Kakashi Nendoroid (Naruto Shippuden), a Homura Akemi Nendoroid (Puella Magi Madoka Magica), a Keiji Akaashi Nendoroid (Haikyu!!), a 1/8th scale Z1 figurine (Kantai Collection), a 1/12th scale Miho Nishizumi figurine (Girls und Panzer der Film), and a 1/12th scale Maho Nishizumi figurine (Girls und Panzer der Film) are available to preorder now.

You can find more information about everything after the break!

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1/18/17 Anime Releases

Konosuba season 2 is pretty great so far.

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7:00am – Twin Star Exorcists – Episodes 39, 40
9:00am – Akiba’s Trip The Animation – Episodes 2, 3
10:30am – Piacevole – Episodes 1, 2
11:00am – OneRoom – Episodes 1, 2
11:30am – Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid – Episodes 1, 2
12:00pm – CHAOS;CHILD – Episodes 1, 2
1:35pm – KONOSUBA -God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World! 2 – Episodes 1, 2
3:00pm – Case Closed – Episode 846

Funimation
7:00am – Akiba’s Trip The Animation (Sub) – Episode 2
7:00pm – The Disastrous Life of Saiki K. (Dub) – Episode 23
7:30pm – ReLIFE – Episode 13
8:00pm – Koro Sensei Quest! – Episode 1, 2

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1/17/17 Anime Releases

Some Kemono Friends for the header today.

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6:55am – Shonen Ashibe GO! GO! Goma-chan – Episode 27
10:00am – Ninja Girl & Samurai Master – Episodes 15, 16
11:00pm – ACCA: 13-Territory Inspection Dept. – Episode 1, 2
11:30am – Ai Mai Mi Surgical Friends – Episodes 2, 3
1:00pm – Hand Shakers – Episodes 1, 2
2:05pm – Kemono Friends – Episodes 1, 2
3:30pm – NANBAKA – Episodes 15, 16

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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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1/16/17 Anime Releases

I’m surprised I didn’t hear about Gabriel Dropout coming out this season.

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6:55am – Puzzle & Dragons X – Episodes 27, 28
11:00am – Gabriel Dropout – Episodes 1, 2
12:35pm – Trickster – Episodes 13, 14
1:35pm – Chiruran 1/2 – Episodes 1
2:05pm – Yowamushi Pedal New Generation – Episodes 1, 2
6:15pm – Nyanbo! – Episode 15, 16

Funimation
9:30pm – Orange (Dub) – Episode 13
10:00pm – Yuri!!! On ICE (Dub) – Episode 13

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30-Second CM for “Chain Chronicle” Part 3 Film

A 30-second commercial for the Chain Chronicle -Haecceitas no Hikari- (Chain Chronicle -The Light of Haecceitas-) Part 3 film has been released. The series of movies will be covering the same content as the currently airing anime that began on January 8. Both the anime and films are an adaptation of the popular mobile game: Chain Chronicle.

MyAnimeList describes the synopsis of Part 3 below:

“Set in the land of Yuguto, the people thought that the land they live is the size of the world, but it’s actually divided into several areas, each with a respective king. Even though there were small wars among areas, the kings had roundtable meetings to maintain peace and balance. It was until a dark group of dark monsters appeared…”

The film will open in theaters on February 11.

You can find the video after the break!

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New PV for “Kirakira☆Precure À La Mode”

A new 30-second promotional video has been released for the upcoming Kirakira☆Precure À La Mode anime! The video shows off each of the five new Precure wearing their magical girl costumes.

MyAnimeList describes the plot as:

“Ichika Usami is a second year middle school student who works in her family’s cafe, Kirakira Patisserie. One day, she meets a spoiled lamb fairy named Pekorin who tells her evil monsters known as “Henteko” have been stealing “Kirakiraru”, the energy that resides within sweets and desserts. Ichhika then becomes a pretty cure and, with four other girls, they form the Kirakira Precure a la Mode to fight the Henteko and protect the sweets.”

The series will begin airing on February 5.

Check out the promo after the break!

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1/15/17 Anime Releases

Nyanko Days is either really cute or really weird.

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11:30am – Idol Incidents – Episodes 1, 2
12:00pm – elDLIVE – Episode 1, 2
12:30pm – Nyanko Days – Episodes 1, 2
2:35pm – Gintama Season 4 – Episodes 317, 318
3:15pm – Ao Oni The Blue Monster – Episode 13

Funimation
9:00pm – 91 Days (DUB) – Episode 12
9:30pm – Monster Hunter Stories Ride On (DUB) – Episode 12
10:00pm – Drifters (DUB) – Episode 11

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PV and Key Visual Released for “King of Prism” Anime Film

Avex Pictures has released a new promotional video and key visual for the upcoming King of Prism -Pride the Hero- film! The film series follows the lives of the boy band unit, Over The Rainbow, as they aim to be the best at the Prism King Cup competition.

MyAnimeList describes the synopsis for the film’s prequel, King of Prism by Pretty Rhythm, below:

“The unit Over The Rainbow succeeds in its debut. Aiming to become like the boy band, more students enroll in Edel Rose. Hiro and the others begin practice for the Prism King Cup, an event that is held once every four years. However, a rival called “Schwarz Rose” appears… Who will become the Prism King, the one who can make girls’ hearts throb the most!?”

The film debuts on June 10.

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Good Smile Company Reveals Wonder Festival Exclusive Figurines

Wonder Festival is coming up soon! In preparation for that, Good Smile Company has begun to show off their exclusive figurines. They will be available to purchase from the Wonder Festival venue, as well as online for a limited time after the event has begun.

Their exclusives include a Snow Miku 2017 Nendoroid, a Snow Miku 2017 figma, a Gudako Nendoroid (Fate/Grand Order), a Saber Lily figma (Fate/Grand Order), a Zuikaku Kai Nendoroid (Kantai Collection), and a set of Mary and Vira Medicchus (Granblue Fantasy).

All exclusives will be available to order online between February 19 and February 28. Only a limited supply is available, so some of these items may sell out early.

You can find more information about everything after the break!

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