Ani-TAY News: May 9, 2014

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38th Kodansha Manga Awards Winners Announced


Kodansha just announced it's 38th Kodansha Manga awards: The winners are as follow

Best Children's Manga : Yo-kai Watch (Noriyuki Konishi )

Serialized in Coro Coro Comic ( Shogakukan )

The story begins when Kēta discovers an old capsule toy vending machine in the forest. Kēta receives a mysterious watch and meets a ghost butler named Whisper. Whisper tells Kēta that the watch allows him to see supernatural creatures — both good and evil — that he could not see before in everyday life. With Whisper and his other companion Jibanyan, Kēta explores his town for other ghosts to battle and befriend.

Best Shōnen Manga : Baby Steps (Hikaru Katsuki )

Serialized in Weekly Shōnen Magazine ( Kodansha )

The story follows "Ei-chan," a punctual and earnest boy who has strived for straight As since elementary school. He began going to a tennis school during high school. There, he meets Natsu, a beautiful, earnest girl who only has passion for tennis.


The Anime inspired in the manga is currently airing as part of the Spring 2014 season

Best Shōjo Manga : Taiyō no Ie (Ta'amo )

Serialized in Dessert ( Kodansha )

When they were kids, Mao used to spend a lot of time at her neighbor Hiro's house because it would always make her feel happy. Years later, her father remarries and she feels she's lost her home when Hiro, who lives alone since he lost his parents, invites her to come live with him.


Best General Manga: Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinchū (Haruko Kumota )

Serialized in ITAN ( Kodansha )

The story revolves around a mature prisoner who was released on good behavior. He is called Yotaro by others, a term that means an "anti-hero" or a "dim-witted man." When he returns to society, he starts a new life in a musical life. Touched by Musho Yakumo's role as the "grim reaper," he asks the master to take him in as an apprentice.


Tohru Fujisawa ( GTO ), Kousuke Fujishima (!!) ( Oh My Goddess! ), Takeshi Maekawa ( Ironfist Chinmi ), Akemi Matsunae ( Renai Naika 25 Ji ), and Norifusa Mita ( Dragon Zakura ) formed the seven-member judging committee.

source: ANN

New disturbing trailer for Live-Action of Recently, My sister is Unusual


Kadokawa began streaming an official English-subtitled trailer for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Mari Matsuzawa 's Saikin, Imōto no Yōsu ga Chotto Okashiin Da Ga. ( Recently, my sister is unusual. ) manga . Albeit Kadokawa translates the title of the film as "What's going on with my sister?"

The trailer features the theme song "How's It Going?" by the female lead character Mitsuki Kanzaki.Here's the link to the video, but be warned, I'm not posting the video directly because it is waaayy NSFW, even more than the Anime which was already quite risky, but this, come one, this is borderline porn.


Fashion model and idol Tenka Hashimoto stars in the live-action film. Hashimoto, who also goes by the name "Tenchim," has scenes of full nudity in the film, and popular photo idol Mayu also has her first fully nude scenes in a film. The project marks the directorial debut of Yuki Aoyama, a young photographer known for the photo collection Schoolgirl Complex .

There is also a television anime based on the manga which 3 first episodes are pretty terrible, but things get a little better after that. the manga is pretty charming though. The story revolves around a girl named Mitsuki Kanzaki, who lives with her step-brother Yūya after her mother remarries. One day, Mitsuki is possessed by the self-proclaimed spirit of a young girl, Hiyori Kotobuki. Hiyori (in Mitsuki's body) must fall in love with Yūya to move toward the "Gates of Heaven."


The film will open in Japan on May 17, and theaters are selling advance tickets, each with one of eight randomly distributed, "slightly amusing" (after watching the trailer you know exactly what they mean by that) photographs. Crunchyroll streamed the anime series outside of Japan as it aired earlier this year.

source: Eigapedia (NSFW)

Fate/hollow ataraxia Release Date Confirmed


Via a scan of magazine Comptiq, the release date for upcoming Vita port of type moon's Visual Novel Fate/hollow ataraxia has been confirmed, the game will be out on November 27

The scan also mentions that the game will have a Collector's Edition that will include a Certain Servant Nendoroid petit figure, and a book with extra game material


Some of the features of the game will include:

The game will be fully voiced

It will game "attractive touch" screen capabilities

Will include DLC codes for Tobitate! Choujikuu Trouble Hanafuda Taisakusen, the card game featuring Fate characters

The voices for the new characters are as follow Bazett (Hitomi Nabatame), Caren (Ami Koshimizu) and a "certain servant" (Takuma Terashima).


With some fortune now that this game has a Vita port we can finally get an English release right? right? right T_T?

Source: 0takumu via koi-nya

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