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.