From the popular comic on social media, “The Dangers in My Heart”, comes T-shirts and smartphone cases. Pre-orders are currently available at “Subroll Store”.
“The Dangers in My Heart” is a rom-com manga that depicts the “Super Sweet Youth” of the negative boy Ichikawa and the positive beautiful girl Yamada, written by Sakurai Norio, who is known for “Mitsudomoe”, which received an anime adaption.
It is currently serialized in the online comic website “Manga Cross”, and is gaining popularity since it won 3rd place in “Kono Manga ga Sugoi! 2020” Men ver., 5th place in “Tsugini Kuru Manga Awards 2019” Online Manga Category, and 4th place in “2020 4th Minna ga Erabu TSUTAYA Comic Awards”.
The line up includes 2 designs of T-shirts, “Ichikawa Kyoutarou Skull T-shirt”, which is worn by Ichikawa in the work, and “Yamada Anna Autograph T-shirt”, which has an autograph by Yamada.
There are also “iPhone Cases (3 designs in total)” and “Multi-use Smartphone Flip Cases (5 designs in total)” with the designs of Ichikawa and Yamada's smartphone cases or illustrations of the two of them.
Each item is currently available for pre-order, and sales are scheduled to start in early to mid-September. Check out the official “Subroll Store” website for further information.
The "Fate" series goods that were planned to be on display at the Kadokawa booth at the 5th-anniversary celebration event of "Fate/Grand Order", "FGO.fes2020", which was canceled due to the spread of COVID-19, are on sale at "Newtype Anime Market" and "ANIPLEX+". Pre-orders are currently available.
The line up of these Kadokawa goods are acrylic artboards, acrylic panels, trading tin badges, B2-size tapestries, etc. designed with illustrations by Takeuchi Takashi, Hanabana Tsubomi, pako, Horoyama Hiroshi, and others.
Check out the official website of "Newtype Anime Market" and "ANIPLEX+" for detailed information about each product.
Illustrations by Takeuchi Takashi, Hiroyama Hiroshi, Hanabana Tsubomi, Nakatani, Hirano Ryouji, and Tokoma Makoto
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From "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" comes the region limited metal key chain with an illustration of each famous motif from all over Japan to promote the region and the motif. New items such as framed magnets and standing frames will be available.
Region "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" Metal Key Chain is a project where the characters from the TV anime "Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" are illustrated together with the famous products and tourism spots from all over Japan. The second volume will add an additonal 67 motifs in 194 designs to the existing lineup.
The sales of the "Framed Magnets" that can stick on whiteboard and others, "Standing Frame" to use for decoration, and "Cable Holder" to held prevent the burn-out of charging cable, have started and it scheduled to be expanded. Do check out the special situations, clothings, headgears, and others, that can only be seen in the designs of the region products instead of the settings of the actual work.
"Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba" Region Limited items are mainly available at the souvenir shops and others of the main tourism area of over 50 locations ranging from Hokkaido tol Okinawa.
(C)Gotouge Koyoharu／Shueisha, Aniplex, ufotable
From "Ojamajo Doremi", "Ojamajo Doremi Happy Lucky Minna ni To~doke!" fair will be held in commemoration of the release of the movie "Looking for Magical Doremi", which will be released in autumn 2020. The fair will be held at 9 Kiddy Land Shops from Jul. 30 to Aug. 14.
This event is a goods fair, the goods of which will show you that Harukaze Doremi and others from "Ojamajo Doremi" are doing well, before the movie "Looking for Magical Doremi" is released in autumn. The lineup includes an acrylic key chain, a face towel, a sketch book, which feature Doremi and her friends on paintbrushes as watercolor paintings.
You can also get an original post card as a gift if you purchase more than 1,500 JPY (tax included).
"Ojamajo Doremi Happy Lucky Minna ni To~doke!" will be held at 9 Kiddy Land Shops from Jul. 30 to Aug. 14, 2020.
"Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel]」III.spring song" is the movie currently available in cinema, which has recorded the box-office revenue of 1.7 billion Japanese yen. The gift for the visitors of the 7th week has been announced. It will be distributed from Sept. 26.
The original work of "Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel]」III.spring song" is the visual novel game called "Fate/stay night", which depicts the story revolves around the holy grail, the tool to make any wish to be real.
The final route called "Heaven's Feel" (Sakura Route) will complete with this movie.
The gift for the 7th week is "Sakura Brochure".
The talk session between the director Sudou Tomonori, Nasu Kinoko, and the character designer Takeuchi Takashi, and the variety talk sessions of the casts ,including Sugiyama Noriaki, Shimoya Noriko, Kawasumi Ayako, Ueda Kana, Kadowaki Mai, Nakata Jouji, and Asakawa Yu. The sessions over 30,000 words are recorded over 20 pages. The gift will be distributed first-come-first-serve basis.
"Fate/stay night [Heaven’s Feel]」III.spring song" is currently available at the movie theaters around the world.
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Ishtar from the anime "Fate/Grand Order: Absolute Demonic Front - Babylonia", has become a 1/7 scale figure. Pre-orders are currently available on "F:NEX".
The product "Archer/Ishtar 1/7 Scale Figure" is the figure of the Mesopotamia’s "Beautiful Goddess" and also servant Ishtar, who governs several divinities, including harvest, war, and also related to Venus.
The gorgeous flowing hair is created delicately from the molding and even the texture of the smooth skin and muscle are recreated. The figure is completed with her huge Noble Phantasm, "Maanna" on her back and her eye looking at the front, which is befitting for the "Beautiful Goddess".
Also, the golden accessories and gemstone on her clothing are molded and colored carefully that draws out the beauty of Ishtar.
"Archer/Ishtar 1/7 Scale Figure" is priced at 22,400 JPY (tax excluded). Pre-orders are currently available on "F:NEX" and shipping is scheduled for Jan. 2021.
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From "Demon Slayer： Kimetsu no Yaiba" comes a hoodie decorated with embroidery of Tanjirou, Nezuko, and others. Pre-orders are now being taken at "Premium Bandai".
The material of this hoodie is based on the image color of each character. It is decorated with an embroidery of Tanjirou, Nezuko and other characters as a focal point. It has a simple design and goes well with various kinds of clothes.
There are six other designs in total, including Zenitsu, Inosuke, Giyuu, and Shinobu.
The price of "Demon Slayer： Kimetsu no Yaiba Embroidered Hoodie" is 7,920 JPY (including tax). Pre-orders are now being accepted on Premium Bandai. This item will be shipped in Nov. 2020.
(C) Gotouge Koyoharu / Shueisha, Aniplex, and ufotable
From "Princess Connect! Re:Dive", Cal has been made into a 1/7th scale figure. The figure is now available for pre-order on 'F:NEX'.
The figure "Cal 1/7th Scale Figure" is a three-dimensional version of Cal invoking magic.
Her characteristic cat ears, tail and hair tied up in two buns have also been faithfully recreated, and the charm of Cal has been packed into this item.
The costume is painted in gold and the jewels are made of clear parts.
The wand she holds in her hand has also been sculpted in detail, and the flow of magic that surrounds her body is expressed by the effect parts that come out of "Chaos Grimoire".
The price of the "Cal 1/7th Scale Figure" is 18,800 JPY (excluding tax); pre-orders are being accepted on 'F:NEX' until Nov. 12th, 2020, and the release is scheduled for February 2021.
Today, more and more voice actors, comedians, idols and other entertainers, are active as YouTubers. They upload videos of a wide range of genres including playing games, reading, and cooking.
In addition to entertainers, manga artists as creators are also joining YouTube. They are showing their scene drawings, and unknown episodes about production, which you rarely see. I will introduce some of such manga artists in this article.
"Tokyo Ghoul" Ishida Sui
Ishida Sui is known for "Tokyo Ghoul". He is also the original author of JACKJEANNE, which will be released from Nintendo on Dec. 3, 2020, and he was in charge of its character design. His channel name is "Unrou".
He has posted only a few videos so far, but each video records his drawing scenes for two to six hours. He finishes the rough drawing, line drawing, and coloring, while chatting. His fans leave a lot of comments that they are glad to see his drawing scenes and to hear Ishida-Sensei's voice.
"Papuwa" Shibata Ami
Shibata Ami is known for "Papuwa" and "Dragon Quest Yonkoma Manga Gekijou". She started her YouTube channel on Jul. 14 under the name of "Shibata Ami's A-min World". She drew Yonkoma(four cell manga) of Dragon Quest, which is her origin, and visited
SQUARE ENIX on the video titled "Shibata Ami gets back to basics and draws Dragon Quest Yonkoma !!". She also streams while she is playing games, and cooking.
"Super Seisyun Brothers" Shinmoto Shin
Shinmoto Shin is known for "Manga Park"(Hakusensha) and "Nakayoshi"(Kodansha). "Super Seisyun Brothers" became an anime adaptation in 2013.
On his channel "SS manga diary -Shinmoto Shin-", he gives tutorials on "how to draw a body" and "how to draw eyes". He also has a drawing competition with his assistant S-Kun. There are more videos filming some projects and his drawing scenes.
"Blue Period" Yamaguchi Tsubasa
Yamaguchi Tsubasa is known for "Blue Period", a youth story featuring an entrance examination for a collage of arts, which is being serialized on "Monthly Afternoon"(Kodansha).
She has won "Manga Taisho 2020", and collaborated with Bourbon "Alfort Mini Chocolate" on the CM.
She uploads the videos of projects by students and manga artists titled "What if manga artists and students draw manga of the same lines?", and streams while she is drawing as well. Itagaki Baru known for "BEASTARS", Yamazaki Kore known for "The Ancient Magus' Bride", and Suzuki Tsuta and Tarako known for "Heaven's Design Team" appear on the video.
There are also channels by comic magazines!
Manga artists also appear on magazines' channels, not on their own channels.
Weekly Shonen Sunday TV uploaded a video filming a drawing scene and an interview of Takahashi Rumiko, a legendary manga artist, who created "Urusei Yatsura" and "Inuyasha".
Weekly Shonen Magazine's channel uploaded a video filming a drawing scene and an interview of Haruba Negi, who is known for "The Quintessential Quintuplets".
If you like comics, please watch the videos filming a drawing scene and an interview of manga artists.
The 3rd Season of the "Baki" anime series, "Hanma Baki" has been decided to be produced as a Netflix original anime series. A teaser was released along with the announcement.
The "Baki" series is originally a fighting manga serialized in "Weekly Shonen Champion" from Akita Shoten.
It depicts the fierce battles between the various martial artists centering around the protagonist, Hanma Baki, the youngest champion of the underground arena, and his father, Hanma Yuujirou, who is called the "Strongest Creature on Earth".
The anime "Hanma Baki" is the sequel of the "Great Chinese Challenge Saga", and will be the 3rd season of the series.
The climax of the "Greatest Father-Son Fight" finally comes to life as an anime.
Streaming/broadcast dates are yet to be announced. Let's look forward to further information.
(C)Itagaki Keisuke (Akita Shoten) / Baki Production Committee
The dark fantasy "Requiem of the Rose King" serialized in Akita Shoten's "Monthly Princess" will be made into a TV anime. It was announced in the latest 14th volume of the manga released on Sep. 16, 2020.
"Requiem of the Rose King" is a dark fantasy drawn by Kanno Aya based on Shakespeare's historical play "Richard III".
With the announcement of the TV anime adaptation and the release of volume 14, it has been decided that the first virtual talk show by Kanno Aya will be held. In addition, new goods will be released, and the special "Monthly Princess" for November (to be released on Oct. 6), "Requiem of the Rose King" will be on its cover printed in color. The special magazine comes with a total of 8 mini manga prints as a premium supplement.
At the moment, the staff/cast members and broadcasting season have not been announced. Pay attention to the follow-up!
For more information on the virtual talk show, please visit the event page.
The serialization of "ONE PIECE episode ACE", a spin-off of "One Piece" and starring Ace as the main protagonist, has started in "ONE PIECE magazine Vol.10" that was released on Sep. 16. The art is handled by Boichi, the author of "Dr.STONE" which is currently serialized in "Weekly Shounen Jump".
"ONE PIECE episode ACE" is a spin-off manga based on the novel "ONE PIECE episode ACE" by Hinata Shou and Hamazakai Tatsuya.
This is the first spin-off manga with a proper story from "One Piece", the art is handled by the manga artist Boichi, the author of "Dr.STONE" which is currently serialized on "Weekly Shounen Jump" while the storyboard is handled by Ishiyama Ryou, known for "Mitsukubi Condor" and "Ibitsu no Amalgam".
The first chapter of the serialization has a total of 54 pages with 3 color pages and a portion of the story has been released on the manga magazine application, "Shounen Jump+" on Sep. 16. Please check out Ace's story with it's tremendous artwork.
Other than this, the third headline of "ONE PIECE magazine Vol.10" is the 66 pages of special articles called "Recommended for re-reading".
As there is a huge development in the story since the beginning of the "Wano Country Arc", the article is a "revision and reminder toward the climax" so that you can deepen your understanding toward "One Piece".
For "RE:ONE PIECE Checklist", it will introduce four mysteries that will largely affect the future story as well as an explaination of the "various hints that were hidden in the story".
For "ONE PIECE NOTE collection ~First Draft Arc~", it will reveal a secret setting note that is filled with the initial idea of this work by the original author, Oda Eiichirou.
For "Let's Analyse ONE PIECE Luffy's Battle Report" it will review in detail the 1.5 billion Belly bounty, Monkey D Luffy's battle style and his strength.
The fixed price for "ONE PIECE magazine Vol.10" is 1,000 JPY (excluding tax). It is now available on nationwide book stores and convenience stores.
（C）Oda Eiichirou,Boichi, Ishiyama Ryou/Shueisha
The 2nd PV for TV anime Ahiru no Sora has been released and features the passionate plays of a freakishly tall basketball club member. Broadcasting information was released at the same time. The series will be aired on TV Tokyo’s channel 6 starting on October 2nd.
「BanG Dream! Girls Band Party!」 and its 4th tie-up with Lawson as of September the 3rd, has been revealed. The campaign is to give out a limited quantity of originals goods which will be sold on a first-come-first-serve basis
From TV anime "JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind" comes blazers and pants (slacks) which can be worn together as business suits inspired by Giorno Giovanna and Bruno Bucciarati. Pre-orders are available at "Premium Bandai" until Dec. 26, 2019.
"Kishiryu Sentai Ryusoulger VS Lupinranger VS Patranger the Movie", the newest work in the "Super Sentai VS Film Series", is scheduled to be released on Feb. 8, 2020. The newest footage andscene photos have also been revealed.