Fushigi Yuugi Creator Plans To Resume Arata The Legend This Year

Saturday, 12 July, 2014

Arata The LegendYuu Watase (渡瀬 悠宇), the name behind the legendary series Fushigi Yuugi (ふしぎ遊戯) and Ayashi No Ceres (妖しのセレ), has made an announced via her personal blog last July 5 that she will be resuming her shonen manga, Arata the Legend (アラタカンガタリ 〜革神語), this fall. That’s not all! Watase has also included in the announcement that the fourth volume of the series’s deluxe edition will also be released simultaneously with the manga’s return. Keep Reading

Momoiro Clover Z Dons Sailor Moon Fuku For The Anime’s Theme

Thursday, 10 July, 2014

Sailor Moon Momoiro Clover ZSailor Moon Crystal (美少女戦士セーラームーン Crystal) has already been released and the whole world is falling in love once again with the one and only Pretty Sailor Suited Soldier of Love and Justice! As announced previously, Japanese girl group Momoiro Clover Z (ももいろクローバーZ) is providing the series opening theme and while fans were surprised that the original Sailor Moon theme, Moonlight Densetsu (ムーンライト伝説), was not used, Sailor Moon Crystal marches to a beat of a new theme called Moon Pride (『MOON PRIDE』)! Keep Reading

31☆Ai Dream Manga Artist Shows Sailor Moon Tribute Art

Tuesday, 8 July, 2014

Sailor Moon Arina TanemuraWith Sailor Moon Crystal (美少女戦士セーラームーン Crystal) out to conquer the whole world once again, famous manga artist Arina Tanemura (種村 有菜) joins in on the Sailor Moon fever and came up with this beautiful tribute art featuring Sailor Moon (セーラームーン) with none other than her Senshi of the Four Guardian Dieties (四守護神の戦士).

Tanemura graced Comiket 85 with her tribute art of last year’s hottest anime hits, Shingeki no Kyojin (進撃の巨人) and Uta no Prince-Sama (うたの☆プリンスさまっ♪). Keep Reading

Blonde Bomb Nina Williams Kotobukiya Figure Released

Monday, 7 July, 2014

Nina Williams KotobukiyaA lot of Tekken (鉄拳) hotties have already graced the figures of Kotobukiya’s (株式会社 壽屋 コトブキヤ) Bishoujo line and now it’s the original Tekken babe Nina Williams’s (ニーナ・ウィリアムズ ) turn!

Set at a 1/7 scale and standing at 21 cm tall, Kotobukiya’s Bishoujo take on Nina Williams was based on the artwork done by Shunya Yamashita himself. Nina’s Bishoujo statue comes in her signature blue and purple combat suit as popularized in Tekken 5 (鉄拳5). Keep Reading

Strut Your Stuff With 2PMWorks Kuroshitsuji-Inspired Shoes

Thursday, 3 July, 2014

Black Butler ShoesWant to put a bit of anime in your style? Fan of Kuroshitsuji (黒執事)? If that’s a yes and a yes, then thank your lucky stars because 2PMWorks has got you covered with their Kuroshitsuji inspired set of shoes! There are three designs to choose from as inspired by Ciel Phantomhive (シエル・ファントムハイヴ), Sebastian Michaelis (セバスチャン・ミカエリス) and Grell Sutcliff (グレル-サトクリフ). All three shoes have different price ranges so Asgard Anime will give you three different links to these awesome shoes. Keep Reading

Levi Heicho Stars In Japanese Women’s Magazine

Tuesday, 1 July, 2014

Attack On Titan Frau LeviHere’s something we don’t see everyday: Humanity’s Strongest Soldier posing for a women’s magazine. That’s right, Levi Ackerman (リヴァイ・アッカーマン) from Shingeki no Kyojin (進撃の巨人) is in the cover of Japanese women’s magazine, FraU! So what’s Levi Heicho doing in FraU?

Kodansha (株式会社講談社) has announced last month that they will have a company synergy. Shingeki no Kyojin is in the hot seat and Levi Heicho was chosen to star in FraU. With FraU being a fashion magazine aimed at women in their 20′s and 30′s, it’s still a bit hard to imagine how Levi was picked to be on the cover of a women’s magazine. Keep Reading

Cleaning Levi Immortalized In Nendoroid Form

Monday, 30 June, 2014

Attack on Titan Levi NendoroidHeicho (兵長) has never looked this adorable! Levi Ackerman (リヴァイ・アッカーマン) has been known throughout the Shingeki no Kyojin (進撃の巨人) universe for his unrivaled hate for dust, dirt and grime that’s probably worse than his loathing for Titans (巨人). Now, thanks to the Good Smile Company (グッドスマイルカンパニー), you can now reenact his comedic window opening scene in episode 15 with this way too adorable Cleaning Levi Nendoroid!

The Cleaning Levi Nendoroid is fully poseable and comes with a variety of facial expressions as well as accessories fit for a germ-proof Levi out to hunt any bit of dirt. Keep Reading