The release date of “Animedia” January Issue is on December 9. For this issue, the cover featured “Blue Lock” while the back cover featured “Golden Kamuy”.
The cover of “Animedia” January Issue featured the original illustration of Nagi Seishiro and Mikage Reo from “Blue Lock” that became a hit due to FIFA World Cup. This work is also featured on the head article with the theme of “Arise the ‘Ego’-lution!! This is the time for your tremendous evolution, the radiant & talented gemstones” along with the interview with Ura Kazuki, Kaito Tasuku, Saito Soma, Nakamura Shugo, Shimazaki Nobunaga, and Uchida Maaya.
For the back cover, it featured Sugimoto Saichi and Kaizoku Botaro from “Golden Kamuy”. Other than the focused article under the theme of “Midwinter Man Festival”, there is also an interview article with Kobayashi Chikahiro, Itou Kentaro, Takemoto Eiji, Konishi Katsuyuku, Seki Tomokazu, and the Chief Director Sugahara Shizutaka.
The other interview articles in this issue are with Tadokoro Azusa on “Aikatsu! 10th STORY ~STARWAY To The Future”, Azakami Yohei, Hanae Natsuki, and Furukawa Makoto on “Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury”, Fairouz Ai on “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Stone Ocean”, and Takahashi Issei on the drama “Thus Spoke Kishibe Rohan”. The dialogue session article of Mizunaka Masaaki X Yashiro Taku on “Raven of the Inner Palace”, Hishikawa Hana X Takamori Natsumi on “Delicious Party♡Precure”, Yamashita Daiki X Okamoto Nobuhiko on “My Hero Academia”, and Hatanaka Tasuku X Takeuchi Shunsuke on “Lupin Zero” are also available in this issue.
For the appendix, it will come with a clear file of “All Saints Street” Japanese dub version, a poster of the TV anime “Pokémon” and “World End Heroes”, and a pinups of “Aikatsu! 10th STORY ~STARWAY To The Future”, “Blue Lock”, “Golden Kamuy”, and “All Saints Street” Japanese dub version.
“Animedia” January Issue is priced at 1,070 JPY (tax included) and the release date is on December 9.