May 262011
 
New Haruhi Novel Midnight Release Store Event

The Wednesday midnight release of Suzumiya Haruhi no Kyōgaku (The Surprise of Haruhi Suzumiya) turned out to be quite the event in many countries. Many stores set up elaborate displays and one shop in Taiwan even hired live cosplay dancers to welcome eager fans.[full gallery/videos]

May 182011
 
Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai Light Novels Get TV Anime

The wraparound jacket band on the sixth volume of Yomi Hirasaka’s Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai novels is announcing this month that a television anime adaptation of the series has been green-lit.[full cast info]

Apr 092011
 
Jin Kobayashi (Creator of School Rumble) is Launching a New Series Called Ichiro Heian!

The May issue of Kodansha’s Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine announced today that manga creator Jin Kobayashi (creator of School Rumble and Natsu no Arashi!) is launching a new series called Ichiro Heian! (Have a Safe Trip!) . It will begin in the next issue on May 9th and will be about a “black haired girlxbicyle= long […]