Daily Intake 10.03.11

⚫ Oniichan no Koto… BD1 uncensored screencap comparisons here. Soul-peering penguin BEGONE! ⚫ New volumes of the ongoing Nanoha manga: Nanoha Force and Nanoha Vivid (Vivio’s spinoff) were released! Pictures of the covers and the epic manga-stack that Gamers made of their stock can be seen on the AkibaOS article here. This is an image…

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Daily Intake 01.03.11

⚫ Madoka Magica to be novelised by NitroPlus. Guess it makes sense since Gen Urobochi is the writer. Will it be called Madoka Zero, I wonder? (source) ⚫ Kissdom -ENGAGE planet- is getting a rebroadcast. A BD Boxset is also in the works. (source). ⚫ The latest Durarara DVD volume sold over 12,00 in its…

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Daily Intake 28/02/11

⚫ Ichigo Mashimaro-themed taxis running in the place where the manga is set, Hamamatsu. How cute! I’d ride one even if I didn’t have anywhere to go! link ⚫ .Hack//Quantum 2 BD is out, and this review of it seems pretty positive (naturally!). Apparently it has less action scenes and has more of an emotional,…

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Daily Intake 26.02.11 – Morning Rescue Version

As I won’t be able to make a post tonight, and some interesting stuff came out last night, I thought I’d prepare this morning version instead! I’m calling it ‘Morning Rescue!” ⚫ Volume 6 of the Railgun manga is out! link I’m pretty sure this volume marks the end of the epic Sisters’ Arc, which…

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Daily Intake 25.02.11

⚫ Live event being held for the Sora no Otoshimono movie at Differ Ariake in Tokyo to celebrate the upcoming movie! The date of the event is the 29th of May. Of course, the show’s seiyuu are attending and Youko Hikasa (Mio) is a special guest. There’ll be singing and other things, and the tickets…

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Daily Intake 23.02.11

⚫ Nice 2channel-translation report on the recent Keion concert at Mangajet! LINK ⚫ The Keion TV-anime has broken a record by selling over 500,000 thousand Blu-rays in total! That’s pretty impressive, but don’t forget that it’s a 2-cour anime. So on a per-volume sales basis, there are certainly TV-anime with stronger BD sales, such as…

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Daily Intake 06.02.11

⚫ Looks like there have been a number of changes to the Madoka Magica OP animation. The changes are mostly quite subtle (some of them almost undetectable) but do make for higher-quality visuals. Check them out here (I like the way this website visualised the differences too). ⚫ So, this year’s Wonder Festival (Wonfes) went…

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Daily Intake 05.02.11

⚫ A summary of the store gifts that purchases will get for buying BD volumes 1-3 of Infinite Stratos here. Most of them are tapestries with original illustrations but the last two are telephone cards. By the way, IS has also reached 4th in the Amazon preorder rankings. I’m happy for the new studio, 8-bit…

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Daily Intake 04.02.11

⚫ Anime Announcement: TV-anime adaptation of ‘Sengoku Shoujou ~Momoiro Paradox~’ (apparently a pachinko game) will be a late-night anime starting on the 4th of April. Website. The director is Hideki Okamoto (Nagasarete Island and Da Capo) and the character designer/overall animation director is Koji Yamakawa. I don’t see this heading for anything other than mediocrity.…

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Daily Update 02.02.11

⚫ There’s some debate over whether Yamakan’s new twitter account is an imposter or the man himself. He previously closed his twitter account, and, as I’ve discussed in previous posts, just recently closed his blog after getting frustrated with some comments regarding his retirement pledge. This makes it seem strange that he would open a…

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