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News: ReLIFE Anime Slated for July, 2016!

NHN Play Art announced earlier this year that the Yayosoi’s ReLife manga will be getting an anime adaptation in July 2016. The first animated promotional video of Yayoiso’s ReLIFE anime was unveiled at the anime’s AnimeJapan 2016 stage event this Saturday.


News: Boruto Manga Launches May 9, 2016

The official website for the “Next Generation” of the Naruto franchise announced Mikie Ikemoto’s upcoming Boruto Manga to debut on May 9 in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump magazine. It will be a monthly release, starting in this year’s 23rd issue.


News: The Morose Mononokean manga gets an Anime Adaptation!

Square Enix announced that The Morose Mononokean manga by Kiri Wazawa is getting a television adaptation. The plot follows Ashiya who has spent the first seven days of high school stuck in the infirmary because of a yōkai attaching itself to him. He ends up asking the owner of a small tea room called “Mononokean” for help.


First Impressions


Ace Attorney

First Impression: Ace Attorney

Ace Attorney follows a rookie lawyer Ryuichi Naruhodo as he takes his first steps into the courtroom and stands up to save his defendants by proving their innocence from unusual cases! Is the defendant guilty or innocent? Believing his client’s innocence Naruhodo stands in court and battles his rival attorneys.


Hai to Gensou no Grimgar

First Impression: Hai to Gensou no Grimgar

Before Haruhiro had realized what happened, he was surrounded by darkness. Why was he here? Where was here? Even now, he still didn’t know. In order to survive, Haruhiro forms a party with the others, learns fighting skills, and as a soldier in the reserve force, takes his first steps into the world of Grimgar.


First Impression: AOKANA – Four Rhythm Across the Blue

AOKANA, In a world where flying is as simple as riding a bicycle, there is a popular sport called “Flying Circus.” The protagonist once had a bright future ahead of him in that field of sports but due to an overwhelming defeat in addition to a certain other reason, he has left that field. However, he meets the transfer student Kurashina Asuka and regains his passion as he teaches her how to fly.


Dimension W

First Impression: Dimension W

In the year 2072, the world’s energy problems seem solved by a network of cross-dimensional electric-field inductors; “coils” that extract energy from a seemingly infinite source. That source is the Dimension W, a fourth plane that exists beyond the X, Y, and Z dimensions.


Bubuki Buranki

First Impression: Bubuki Buranki

Azuma Ikki, who is a Bubuki user, learns about the existence of Bubuki and goes on a journey alongside the companions he has found, in an attempt to find and revive Oumai, a Buranki (titan) who sleeps underground to find a way to get back to his home, Treasure Island.


First Impression: Dagashi Kashi

Shikada Kokonotsu’s father owns a rural sweets/candy shop, and his plan is for Kokonotsu to take it over one day. However, Kokonotsu wants to be a manga author instead! One day in summer, the cute but weird girl Shidare Hotaru, from the famous sweets company, comes to pay a visit and his days become bizarrely interesting!


First Impression: Divine Gate

When the Divine Gate opened, the living world, the heavens, and the underworld became connected, ushering an era of chaos where desires and conflict intersect. To restore order, the World Council is formed. As peace is restored, the Divine Gate becomes an urban legend.


Active Raid

First Impression: Active Raid

Set in a part of Tokyo that has descended into a quagmire, Unit 8 of the 5th Special Public Security Section’s 3rd Mobile Assault Division, popularly called ‘The Eighth’ or ‘The Garbage Men’ who use powered armor ‘Willwear’ exoskeletons to counter the rise in crime.


First Impression: HaruChika

Haruta and Chika, members of their high school wind instrument club that is on the verge of being shut down. They spend their days practicing hard while also trying to recruit new members. When a certain incident happens within their school, they work together to solve it.


Prince of Stride - Alternative

First Impression: Prince of Stride – Alternative

Anime: Prince of Stride – Alternative Genre: Sports, Comedy Studio: Madhouse Source Material: Visual Novel   Plot: Prince of Stride – Alternative is about an extreme form of sport known as “Stride.” The story takes place at Honan Academy where first year high school students Takeru Fujiwara and Nana Sakurai try to recruit members in…


Musaigen no Phantom World

First Impression: Musaigen no Phantom World

Anime: Musaigen no Phantom World/Myriad Colors Phantom World Genre: Action, Fantasy, Supernatural, Comedy Studio: Kyoto Animation Source Material: Light Novel   Plot: In the near future, spirits and monsters are in full sight. A boy leads a group of people with special abilities as they plot against a massive organization that takes advantage of a…