Thanasis is a writer, professional geek, and assistant editor at MANGA.TOKYO. He started watching anime with the mecha shows of the 70s and hasn't stopped since. He loves JRPGs.
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But as always, we have another anime news recap for you. Here are the anime and otaku news that had the most page views this last week, 2-8 June 2017!
Which articles really piqued your interest?
The production team of the upcoming live action movie adaptation of Fullmetal Alchemist is visiting otaku conventions worldwide to promote the film. They will visit Anime Expo 2017 in Los Angeles and Japan Expo 2017 in Paris. We can safely assume that the movie is going to follow the example of films like Your Name, SAO -Ordinal Scale-, and more, which had successful international screenings.
Our favorite girls from Yama no Susume will continue their hiking adventures in a new OVA and in the confirmed third season! As a hiking lover, I am looking forward to see which mountains the anime will feature in the new season.
Animate Girls Festival is coming back with a new theme: ‘cultural festival!’ The famous festival that covers everything otaku girls are crazy about, from otome games to various goods, will also host the acosta! ~AGF2017 Special~ cosplay event!
Hell Girl is coming back with a new season. Check the article for the broadcast date and don’t forget to make a note on your calendar. Hell Girl: Yoi no Togi has raised the expectation, especially with this new trailer.
A prequel of the popular manga and anime series Seraph of the End? That’s right. The light novel that explores a younger Guren is getting a manga adaptation!
The popular smartphone game RPG Re:Monster is getting an exclusive Vietnamese localized version!
The popular Snapchat-like application SNOW has included an Attack on Titan filter in its vast collection. If you want to transform yourself into a Titan, this is your chance. Alternatively, you can just take a look at our latest review for the popular anime.
Illion, who you may know as the solo project of Radwimps‘ Yojiro Noda, has composed the theme song of the new live action movie of Tokyo Ghoul. We have a few comments both from the artist and Director Hagiwara.
A few days ago we posted a single image of the Eromanga Sensei Ita-Plane and you went crazy. That’s why we brought you a few more close-ups, so you can see the plane in all its moe glory! All ready to board!
Koi to Uso (Love and Lies) is one of those manga that become popular in such short notice that they get an anime adaptation before we even realize it. The love story will also get a movie adaptation that will follow a different set of characters in the same world, and the readers of MANGA.TOKYO can’t get enough of the new trailer. Check it out below.
Spring is slowly coming to an end but we still have a full month before the anime season is over! Don’t forget to check our latest episodic anime reviews, and if you are still deciding on what to watch this season, read our impressions for (nearly) all first episodes of this season!
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