Hollywood movies of Danshi Nichijou and Watashi ga Motenai

Posted on March 31st, 2012 at 3:57 pm by astrange


Did you know Nichibros was written by a Touhou doujin artist.

Mahoutsukai no yoru release date announced

Posted on January 31st, 2012 at 5:07 am by astrange

It’s 2012/4/12. This is a useful post because TYPE-MOON’s website immediately went down so you can’t read it.

Source: TYPE-MOON via Yaraon

Breakdown of Splinter Studios Started by Ex-Gonzo Employees

Posted on June 28th, 2010 at 4:48 pm by kransom

Taken from Moonphase Diary, spurred by the fact that former Gonzo Studio #5 has splintered off as “Studio Gokumi” to make Koe de Oshigoto.

Shouji Murahama (Founder, former head of GONZO, former Daicon Film/Gainax member) LAMBDA FILM
Okiura Taito (Prod., Afro Samurai), Kajita Koji (Prod., Afro Samurai; Exec. Prod., Red Garden, Trinity Blood) David Production (Ristorante Paradiso, Book of Bantorra, Dogs)
Ikeda Touyou (Prod., Romeo X Juliet), Oizaki Fumitoshi (Dir., Romeo X Juliet) → Encourage Films (Wish Angel, Ontama)
・Nagai Satoshi (Prod., Blassreiter) → Hoods Entertainment (Akisora, Seikon no Qwaser)
・Shibata Tomonori (Producer, Strike Witches; Animation Producer, Saki) → Studio Gokumi (Koe de Oshigoto)
Suzuki Shinji (Head of Gonzo’s Planning department, with the company from 2005-2008) → Languedoc Studio (Matsumoto Leiji’s Bohemian Rhapsody)
Matsuura Hiroaki (3DCG, Vandread the Second Stage) → Sanzigen (3DCG, Asura Cryin’, Saki)
・Kitaoka Tadashi (DP., Dragonaut) → CORE (Photography for Asura Cryin’, Sekirei)
・Gonzo 3D/VFX department (Blue Submarine No. 6, Yukikaze)Graphinica (Saki, Ontama, Strike Witches S2)


Twitter Marriage One-shot Manga Released

Posted on June 28th, 2010 at 8:12 am by kransom


The “Konkore” (“Marriage Collection”) supplement to the August issue of the josei manga magazine “Chorus” will be running a manga by Kitazawa Bambi called “RT Retweet,” which appears to be about the marriage of a heavy-tweeting couple. Official character Twitter accounts can be found at https://twitter.com/maririn_30 and https://twitter.com/HAJI_ME

Movie adaptation of Seikon no Qwaser

Posted on April 16th, 2010 at 1:25 pm by astrange

The April issue of Animage Original will have an article about movie versions of Zegapain, Trigun, and Qwaser.

What kind of theater are they going to play that in!?

Mirai Nikki anime by Asread

Posted on March 24th, 2010 at 12:50 am by astrange

From moon phase citing some sales announcements.

Preview DVD packaged with vol. 11 coming out 9/9, anime presumably after that.


Director: Naoto Hosoda
Screenplay: Katsuhiko Takayama
Character Design: Eiji Hirayama
Sub-character Design(!): Ruriko Watanabe
Animation: Asread

Pretty much the same as Shuffle! which I don’t know anything about.

Yamakan storyboarded Chuu-Bra!! episode 6

Posted on January 9th, 2010 at 6:33 pm by astrange


He wanted to “illustrate a Copernican revolution in moe” but doesn’t think he did very well. I have no idea what he meant.

K-ON season 2

Posted on December 30th, 2009 at 5:48 am by astrange

Announced at a concert just now. Developing!

I didn’t watch S1 because I get a stomachache whenever I eat cake.

Source: a very excited yunakiti and a japanese guy on IRC

Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya movie in 2010

Posted on October 8th, 2009 at 11:35 am by astrange

Announced at the end of today’s Haruhi episode.

2ch thinks a movie version is really funny for some reason I don’t get.

Mudazumo Naki Kaikaku vol2 claims to be animetized

Posted on August 6th, 2009 at 2:35 am by astrange

Source: this photo via the moetron guy’s Twitter which I don’t actually read, geez.

Mudazumo Naki Kaikaku is the manga about Prime Minister Koizumi’s mahjong battles vs. famous world leaders. This of course raises many questions, such as: is this nonfiction? Who reads Kindai Mahjongg Comics anyway?

And no other information is known.