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 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 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 30.01.11

⚫ Shikurai Chiyomaru, the representative for visual novel company 5pb (which collaborated with Nitro+ to create Steins;Gate and Chaos;Head) posted about the upcoming Steins;Gate TV-anime production on twitter saying that it has the quality of a movie and that it “isn’t just a one-cour (season) anime”. But he clarified afterward that he hadn’t said it…

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Daily Intake 29.01.11

⚫ Anime announcement: Hontou ni atta! Reibai-sensei is getting a TV anime starting this spring. It’s a 4koma manga series published in Monthly Shounen Rival about a teacher versed in the occult who can speak with the dead. Seems like it could be fun, and I quite like the character designs. #1 ⚫ The shock…

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Daily Intake 27.01.11

⚫ The first volume of the new light-novel series, ‘The shock of Suzumiya Haruhi‘ will be released on the 25th of May, and will have a limited-edition release that comes with a full-colour, 64-page booklet with side-story material and illustrations by Noizi Itoh. #1 ⚫ The staff for the upcoming Idol Master anime have been…

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A Week in Otaku News 3 – Year of the Bunny Girl!

A visual guide to the week in anime/otaku news and distractions! Hopefully this new post format is useful and fun for people. Please comment to share your thoughts, observations, additions, corrections, et cetera! Let’s get a discussion going! I really want to know what people think of this post format, so I’m encouraged to continue…

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A Week in Otaku News 1 – 100% tsun

A visual guide to the week in anime/otaku news and distractions! Hopefully this new post format is useful and fun for people. It was a pretty interesting week in the otaku-verse, with lots of anime adaptation announcements (including more movies announcements), and of course, a good supply of high-quality ero pictures from the monthly magazines,…

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