Author: Gabriel Persechino-Forest     Published: May 1st, 2018

Magmel of the Sea Blue Getting Anime

Studio Pierrot is preparing to adapt the manga with Hayato Date as director and Chuji Mikasano as writer.

Source: Manga Mag (Article image as well)


Shirobako Movie Announced

A sequel has been announced and confirmed to be an all new work (NOT a recap movie or compilation film). Returning staff includes director Tsutomu Mizushima and scriptwriter Michiko Yokote.

Source: P.A. Works Twitter and Musashi-Sakai x Shirobako Spring Festival event


Shinichiro Watanabe’s New Anime

The director of Cowboy Bebop is making a new anime titled Carol & Tuesday and auditions have begun to find singing voices for the series. The auditions are international and here are the criteria:

  • Singers must be female and under 25 years of age
  • Singers must be able to sing in native-level English
  • The contest is open to all nationalities and singing levels
  • Applicants can have an artist/talent management company, but cannot be signed or in the process of being signed to any record company, major or independent.
  • Applicants should submit a video of themselves singing solo with karaoke or live instruments, but no back-up singing or a capella.

Auditions close on May 6.

Source: Anime News Network


Tokyo Ghoul Season 3 Episode Count Update

Tokyo Ghoul:re is going to be 24 episodes long but split into 2 cours (Halves).

Source: Yonkou Productions’ Twitter


Arifureta Anime Delayed

The series’ premiere is being delayed to 2019.

Source: Comic Natalie


New HIDIVE Short

The short film Typhoon Noruda will be available on HIDIVE in both English and Japanese languages.

Source: HIDIVE