New Anime Brew: Magimoji Rurumo

New Anime Brew: Magimoji Rurumo

Majimoji Rurumo Title cast shot

Show Index:

Date Released: Summer, 07/09/2014
Genre: Supernatural, Comedy, Magical, Romance
Age Range: 13+ Shōnen
Total Episodes: 12
Runtime: 24 minutes.
Original Story by Wataru Watanabe
– Other work from Wataru Watanabe:
• Yowamushi Pedal (Series)

Directed by Chikara Sakurai (First Directive)
Sound Director: Satoshi Motoyama
– Other works from Satoshi Motoyama:
• Demon King Daimao (T.V. Series)
• Desert Punk (T.V. Series)
• Haganai (Series)
• Maid Sama (T.V. Series)
• Oreimo (Series)
• Princess Tutu (T.V. Series)
• WATAMOTE (T.V. Series)

Production: J.C. Staff
Other Media Chronology:

  • Original Manga: Written by: Wataru Watanabe. Published by: Kodansha. Magazine: Monthly Shōnen Sirius. Oct. 2007 – Feb. 2011 7 volumes 1st Arc
  • Magimoji Rurumo: Makai-hen: Written by: Wataru Watanabe. Published by: Kodansha. Magazine: Monthly Shōnen Sirius. Apr. 2011 – Mar. 2013 5 volumes 2nd Arc
  • Magimoji Rurumo: Hōkago no Mahō Chugakusei: Written by: Wataru Watanabe. Published by: Kodansha. Magazine: Monthly Shōnen Sirius. Jul. 2013 – Ongoing 3rd Arc

Licensed by … .
Magimojo Rurumo is currently streaming on Crunchy Roll. Continue reading

New Anime Brew: Engaged to the Unidentified

New Anime Brew: Engaged to the Unidentified (Mikakunin de Shinkōkei, or Unconfirmed & In-Progress)

Engagedtotheunidentifiedcover

Show Index:
Date Released: Spring, 01/08/2014
Genre: Seinen, Romantic Comedy, & Supernatural
Age Range: 13+
Total Episodes: 12 T.V. Series & 2 OVAs
Runtime: 24 minutes per episode for the T.V. Series + 11-12 minutes for the OVAs.
Original Story by Cherry-Arai
– Other works from Cherry-Arai:
** Story and Art:
• Kimi to Boku o Tsunagumono (Manga)
• Sansha Sanyō (Manga)
• Seinaru Megumi (Manga)

Directed by Yoshiyuki Fujiwara
– Other works from Yoshiyuki Fujiwara:
**Directed
• GJ Club (T.V. Special & Special)

Music: Jun Ichikawa
– Other works from Jun Ichikawa:
• C³ (T.V. Series)
• Futari wa Milky Holmes (T.V. Series)
• Lady Jewelpet (T.V. Series)
• Mitsuwano (OAV)
• Rakugo Tennyo Oyui (T.V. Series)
• Rental Magica (T.V. Series)

Sound Director: Kazuzou Hamano
Other works from Kazuzou Hamano:
• Happiness! (T.V. Series)
• Save Me! Lollipop (T.V. Series)
• Suzuka (T.V. Series)

Production: Dogakobo & TOHO
Other Media Chronology:

  • Manga: Written by: Cherry-Arai. Published by: Ichijinsha. Magazine: Manga 4-Koma Palette. 2009–Ongoing 5 volumes

Licensed by Sentia Filmworks. No news of a release yet; however, I hope it’s a hybrid release. The series will be released this spring but subtitle only.

Continue reading

New Anime Brew: No-Rin (Nourin)

New Anime Brew: No-Rin (Nourin)

cover

Show Index:

Date Released: Spring, 01/10/2014
Genre: Comedy, Coming of Age, Romance
Age Range: 13+
Total Episodes: 12
Runtime: 24 minutes per episode
Original Story by Shiratori Shirow
Directed by Shin Oonuma

– Other works from Shin Oonuma:

**Directed

  • Baka and Test: Summon the Beasts (T.V. Series & OVA)
  • C³ (T.V. Series)
  • Dusk maiden of Amnesia (T.V. Series)
  • Invaders of the Rokujyōma!? (T.V. Series)
  • Watamote (T.V. Series)

Production: Frontier Works & Square Enix
Animation Production: SILVER LINK
Other Media Chronology:

  • Light Novel: Written by Shirow Shiratori. Illustrated by Kippu. Published by SB Creative. Imprint: GA Bunko. 2011 – Ongoing 8 volumes
  • Manga: Written by: Shirow Shiratori. Illustrated by Maru Asakura. Published by: Square Enix. Magazine: Young Gangan. 2012–Ongoing 4 volumes
  • Spin-off Manga:
    • No-Rin Petit: Written by: Shirow Shiratori. Illustrated by Kotoji. Published by: Square Enix. Magazine: Big Gangan. 2013–2014
    • No-Rin -Wild-: Written by: Shirow Shiratori. Illustrated by Toshiko Machida. Published by: SB Creative. Magazine: Big Gangan. 2013–Ongoing

Licensed by Funimation. No news of a release yet. Continue reading

New Anime Brew: Dragon Ball Z – Battle of Gods

New Anime Brew: Dragon Ball Z – Battle of Gods

dragonball-z-battle-of-gods-poster (1)
Continue reading

New Anime Brew: Holy Knight

New Anime Brew: Holy Knight

Holy Knight Cover

Show Index:

Aired: Spring 2012
Genre: Fantasy, Ecchi, Supernatural, Serious Drama
Age Range: 16+
Total Episodes: 2 Episodes, both times together is about 57 minutes
Original creator: Maya Miyazaki
-Other Works:
• Gokujyo – Gokurakuin Joshi Kōryō Monogatari (TV & Manga)
• School (OAV)

Directed by Jiro Fujimoto
– Other works:
**Directed
• Ane Haramix (OAV)
**Partially Directed
• Alien Nine (Special) Ep.1
• Burst Angel: Infinity (OAV)
• Dai-Guard (TV) Ep.18
• Sound of the Sky (TV) Ep.10
• Speed Grapher (TV) Ep.8
• Tico and Friends (TV)
• Welcome to the NHK (TV) Ep.10 & 18

Production: CAMMOT
Animation Production: Lilix
Sound Production: Cosmic Ray
Media Chronology:

-Manga: Title: Holly Knight. Written by: Maya Miyazaki. Published by: GOT Corporation. Magazine: Canopri Comic. 2010 1 volume, but not sure if true. Localized Distributor: Project-H. Licensed by: Digital Manga Publishing.

-OVA: Spring 2012 (OVA 2)

Licensed by Media Blaster and hopefully this will be released in October in a **Sub  onto DVD when ever Media Blasters/Anime Works is ready to, but you can Pre-order it now as stated below.

The Manga is available now from Project-H. Click on here to buy manga.

*UPDATE:  Holy Knight might get a dub; therefore, a Hybrid release is possible!!!

**UPDATE: I just don’t know about the language track any more.

***UPDATE: This OVA will have a hybrid release and will premier it’s dub on Crunchy roll on February 23, 2015. Click on here to buy OVA.

Continue reading

New Anime Brew: Yondemasu yo, Azazel-san (You’re Being Summoned, Azazel-san)

New Anime Brew: Yondemasu yo, Azazel-san (You’re Being Summoned, Azazel-san) Season One and Two (Z) with OVAs

yondemasuyo-azazel-san title

Show Index:

Aired: Spring 2011 & Spring 2013
Genre: Comedy, Supernatural, Fantasy
Age Range: 16+ Seinin
Total Episodes: 30 Episodes (OVAs included), TV series and first OVA are 11-15 minutes each with OVA two through four are 28 minutes each
Original creator: Yasuhisa Kubo (Only work to my knowledge)

Directed by Tsutomu Mizushima
Other Directorals:
• Another (TV)
• Blood-C (TV)
• Bludgeoning Angel Dokuro-chan (TV)
• Haré+Guu (TV & Deluxe OVA)
• Magical Witch Punie-chan (OAV)
• Many Shin Chan Movies
• Witch Craft Works (TV)
• XXX Holic (All of the anime for this series)

Animation Production: Production I.G.
Sound Production: Fonishia
Media Chronology:
-Manga: Title: They’re Calling for You, Mr. Azazel. Written by: Yasuhisa Kubo. Published by: Kodansha. Magazine: Evening. 2007–Ongoing 8 volumes.
-OVA: Spring 2010 (OVA 4 just out in Japan)
-Season One
-Season Two: Renamed: Yondemasuyo, Azazel-san Z

Licensed by The Right Stuf International/Lucky Penny Entertainment.

Availability: This will be released in 2015 as a complete series DVD Sub only set with on-screen translations; however, there seems to be no news of the OVAs being a part of this release or coming over here, but I hope that they might reconsider or at least get the first two or three.

Click this sentence to go view a shop that might have this product.

Continue reading

New Anime Brew: Hitsugi no Chaika (Chaika – The Coffin Princess)

New Anime Brew: Hitsugi no Chaika (Chaika – The Coffin Princess)

Chaika cover

Continue reading