The News Thread (for news that does not need a thread)

Discussion in 'Anime News & Rumours' started by ilmaestro, Oct 4, 2011.

  1. Blaize

    Blaize Adventurer

    If the Netflix Death Note was an actual short series rather than a movie it might have had a chance, but as a movie it really doesn't have much hope of being a good version.
  2. Cold Cobra

    Cold Cobra I'm entirely trustworthy... AUKN Staff

    Yeah, I'd be shocked if the Netflix Death Note is worth watching...
  3. Gemsy-chan

    Gemsy-chan Combat Butler

  4. Zin5ki

    Zin5ki Railgun

    A civilian character drama? In my UC? Could it be that Sunrise has remembered that 0080 exists and can be used as an inspiration?
  5. Cold Cobra

    Cold Cobra I'm entirely trustworthy... AUKN Staff

    Interesting! Always nice to see more UC Gundam... though I still wish they'd give Crossbone Gundam an adaptation, but I'll try and keep a lid on that can of worms. :)
  6. Gemsy-chan

    Gemsy-chan Combat Butler

    Gundam Twilight Axis PV
  7. Ian Wolf

    Ian Wolf Diclonius AUKN Staff

    On Monday Digital Manga Publishing are trying to crowdfund Osamu Tezuka's "Wonder 3" again, having failed last time to do so. They are also offering seven other titles in the campaign: The Thief Inoue Akikazu; Yakeppachi's Maria; Dust 8; The Euphrates Tree; Say Hello To Bookila; Metamorphose; and Ambassador Magma.

    Ambassador Magma would be the main one of interest to me, especially as it one of the first forerunners of the mecha genre. However, I especially like the Twitter feed for Tezuka in English's description of Yakeppachi's Maria: "Yakeppachi's Maria is about a horny teenager's ectoplasm walking around in a rubber sex doll suit and attending high school... #nuffsaid".
  8. thedoctor2016

    thedoctor2016 Dragon Knight

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  9. Peachy

    Peachy Bumpkin AUKN Staff

  10. Lambadelta

    Lambadelta Thousand Master

    Guess I'll place it here.

    PV for The Ancient Magus Bride TV Series

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  11. crashmatt

    crashmatt Thousand Master

    Very excited for the Ancient magus Bride it looks beautiful.
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  12. sniper_samurai

    sniper_samurai Straw Hat Pirate

    J-Novel have announced a new series they are translating at Anime Japan, Bluesteel Blasphemer. The first 3 parts of volume 1 are available now.

    J-Novel Club on Twitter
  13. Shiroi Hane

    Shiroi Hane Dragon Knight

    Radio Days
  14. Lambadelta

    Lambadelta Thousand Master

    I come with PV for the new No Game No Life film.

    (it contains footage this time)
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  15. ShipTeaser

    ShipTeaser Dandy Guy, in Space

    My hype for NGNL Zero cannot be contained within my mortal frame. Its one of the best single LN volumes i've ever read so this is going to be epic as *%\§

    And heres hoping for an Overlord style season 2 announcement at the end right?
  16. Lambadelta

    Lambadelta Thousand Master

    Maybe we could convince some people into bringing it to UK cinemas :3
  17. ShipTeaser

    ShipTeaser Dandy Guy, in Space

    That would be a great idea. Id watch it for sure heh. It probably doesnt have tha fanbase of SAO though... (but it should)
  18. demonix

    demonix Adventurer

  19. NormanicGrav

    NormanicGrav The Eagle-Eyed Member Moderator

    This is sad to hear. H.O.T.D. was one of the first anime and manga titles I picked up and really enjoyed. I wonder if it's possible to continue the franchise in anime form and give it an ending, like how Familiar of Zero was done. There's 3 volumes & 1 chapter left of material to adapt.
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  20. demonix

    demonix Adventurer

    It is possible for the series to continue in manga form if Shouji Sato decides to continue it himself, but that does depend on if he wants to continue it.