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3rd PV Released for “Juuni Taisen” TV Anime

Avex Pictures has released its third promotional video for the Juuni Taisen TV anime adaptation. The video previews the series’ opening theme, “Rapture” by Panorama Panama Town, as well as some of the fight scenes.

The 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.

Find the video, along with the previous two videos, after the break!

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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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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.

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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New “Himouto! Umaru-chan R” PV Released Featuring Sylphinford Tachibana

Another short Himouto! Umaru-chan R character PV has been released and this time it’s for Sylphinford Tachibana! Promotional videos featuring Umaru Doma, Nana Ebina, and Kirie Motoba were released last month.

The series’ synopsis is listed below:

“People are not always who they appear to be, as is the case with Umaru Doma, the perfect high school girl—that is, until she gets home! Once the front door closes, the real fun begins. When she dons her hamster hoodie, she transforms from a refined, over-achieving student into a lazy, junk food-eating otaku, leaving all the housework to her responsible older brother Taihei. Whether she’s hanging out with her friends Nana Ebina and Kirie Motoba, or competing with her self-proclaimed “rival” Sylphinford Tachibana, Umaru knows how to kick back and have some fun!

Himouto! Umaru-chan is a cute story that follows the daily adventures of Umaru and Taihei, as they take care of—and put up with—each other the best they can, as well as the unbreakable bonds between friends and siblings.”

Himouto! Umaru-chan R, the series’ second season, will begin airing this October.

You can find Sylphinford Tachibana’s video, as well as the three previously released videos, after the break!

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New PV and Key Visual for “A Sister’s All You Need” TV Anime Adaptation

The official website for the Imouto sae Ireba Ii (A Sister’s All You Need) anime adaptation has been updated with a new key visual and promotional video!

The light novel series began in March 2015 with Yomi Hirasaka writing the story (well-known for writing the Haganai series) and Kantoku (Hentai Ouji to Warawanai Neko. light novel illustrator) providing the art. Yen Press announced their English license for the series earlier this year at Anime Expo.

The series’ synopsis is listed as:

“This is the story about the daily life of a young siscon novelist, Itsuki Hashima with his perfect little sister Chihiro, the genius illustrator Nayuta Kani, his best friend Shirakawa Kyoto and some insane partners from his publishers.”

Imouto sae Ireba Ii will begin airing on October 8.

You can find everything after the break!

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New Key Visual for “The Ancient Magus’ Bride” TV Anime

A new key visual for the Mahoutsukai no Yome (The Ancient Magus’ Bride) adaptation has been added to the TV anime’s official website!

For those unfamiliar with the series, the synopsis is listed as:

“Hatori Chise has lived a life full of neglect and abuse, devoid of anything resembling love. Far from the warmth of family, she has had her share of troubles and pitfalls. Just when all hope seems lost, a fateful encounter awaits her. When a man with the head of a beast, wielding strange powers, obtains her through a slave auction, Chise’s life will never be the same again.

The man is a “magus,”a sorcerer of great power, who decides to free Chise from the bonds of captivity. The magus then makes a bold statement: Chise will become his apprentice–and his bride!”

Mahoutsukai no Yome will begin airing on October 7.

A larger version of the visual is available after the break!

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PV, Key Visual, and Cast List Released for Yuri Romance Anime “Citrus”

The official website for the upcoming Citrus anime adaptation has been updated with a promotional video, key visual, and cast list!

This yuri romance series was first published as a manga in Comic Yuri Hime Magazine by Saburouta (story and art) in November 2012. The series was picked up by Seven Seas Entertainment for localization and they have been publishing the series in English since December 2014 with 6 volumes currently released and the 7th scheduled for February 2018 release.

Seven Seas Entertainment lists the synopsis as:

“Yuzuko Aihara, a high school girl whose main interests are fashion, friends and having fun, is about to get a reality check. Due to her mom’s remarriage, Yuzu has transferred to a new, all-girls school that is extremely strict. Her real education is about to begin.

From Day One, happy-go-lucky Yuzu makes enemies, namely the beautiful yet stern Student Council President Mei. So what happens when a dejected Yuzu returns home and discovers the shock of her life: that Mei is actually her new step-sister who has come to live with her? Even more surprising, when Mei catches Yuzu off-guard and kisses her out of the blue, what does it all mean?”

Citrus will begin airing in January 2018.

The video, visual, and cast list are after the break!

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“Houseki no Kuni” TV Anime Receives PV and Key Visual

A new promotional video and key visual have been released for the Houseki no Kuni (Land of the Lustrous) TV anime adaptation! Houseki no Kuni began as a manga series in October 2012 with story and art by Haruko Ichikawa. The series was picked up for localization by Kodansha Comics USA and two volumes have been published in English as of August 2017.

The series’ synopsis from Kodansha Comics is listed as:

“In a world inhabited by crystalline lifeforms called The Lustrous, every unique gem must fight for their way of life against the threat of lunarians who would turn them into decorations. Phosphophyllite, the most fragile and brittle of gems, longs to join the battle. When Phos is instead assigned to complete a natural history of their world, it sounds like a dull and pointless task. But this new job brings Phos into contact with Cinnabar, a gem forced to live in isolation. Can Phos’s seemingly mundane assignment lead both Phos and Cinnabar to the fulfillment they desire?”

Houseki no Kuni will begin airing on October 7.

You can find everything after the break!

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Nana Ebina Featured in New “Himouto! Umaru-chan R” PV

A short character promotional video for Nana Ebina has been released for Himouto Umaru-chan season 2! The video focuses mainly on Ebina and includes a few scenes from the upcoming second season.

The series’ synopsis is listed below:

“People are not always who they appear to be, as is the case with Umaru Doma, the perfect high school girl—that is, until she gets home! Once the front door closes, the real fun begins. When she dons her hamster hoodie, she transforms from a refined, over-achieving student into a lazy, junk food-eating otaku, leaving all the housework to her responsible older brother Taihei. Whether she’s hanging out with her friends Nana Ebina and Kirie Motoba, or competing with her self-proclaimed “rival” Sylphinford Tachibana, Umaru knows how to kick back and have some fun!

Himouto! Umaru-chan is a cute story that follows the daily adventures of Umaru and Taihei, as they take care of—and put up with—each other the best they can, as well as the unbreakable bonds between friends and siblings.”

Himouto! Umaru-chan R will begin airing this October.

Check out the video after the break!

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