Anime cable channel HEROtv has announced its new set of anime titles and live action series to premiere for the month of October.
In their official Facebook page and press release, HEROtv will air “Yugioh! Zexal”, “Detective Conan Drama Special: Confrontation of the Men in Black”, “Hetalia World”, and “Shigofumi Letter from the Departed.”
The story takes place in the distant future and focuses on a boy named Yuma Tsukumo, the number one bad boy at his school. Something unexpected happens when Ryoga challenges him to a Duel as the mysterious ghost of Astral appears before them, a new legend begins (ANN)
Yugioh! Zexal will premiere on October 25 at 9:30 p.m., with replays at 12:30 a.m., 3:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 3:30pm
HETALIA WORLD SERIES
Italy, once home of the strongest empire in the world, has changed. This is the story of Italy, now a cowardly pasta-loving fool, and his friends as they live through strange moments in world history.
Hetalia World will premiere on October 10 at 6:00 p.m. with replays at 6:00 a.m. at 12:00 nn.
SHIGOFUMI Letter from the Departed
When someone dies, what should their final words be? Words that couldn’t be said while still alive – of love, hate, hope, regret or perhaps words without any importance. These words are sent through letters called “shigofumi” from the recently deceased to the living. Mikawa Fumika is a mail carrier of these shigofumi, delivering them alongside staff and her partner Kanaka. However, there must be something more behind Fumika’s silent exterior; shigofumi mail carriers are deceased humans with the same appearance they had just before death. Despite this, Fumika is still aging… (MAL)
Shigofumi Letter from the Departed” starts airing on October 6, with back-to-back episodes airing at 11:00 p.m. It will also air staring October 12 at 10:30 a.m. and 7:00p.m.
DETECTIVE CONAN Drama Special: Confrontation of the Men in Black
Conan is living in the home of his old girlfriend Ran, who doesn’t know that Conan is her former boyfriend Shinichi. They go to a hotel where a beauty pageant is being held. The winner of the pageant is being blackmailed. At the reception, Conan eats some cake that makes him sick, but when he recovers he finds he has been restored to his old self, Shinichi Kudo. He starts investigating the blackmailing, which seems to be the work of the Black Organization, but the winner is killed. (Dramawiki)
The drama special will premiere October 6 at 12:00 midnight with a replay at 9:00 p.m.
Returning anime titles are “Blood: The Last Vampire”, “Kiba: The Dark Knight Gaiden”, Toaru Kagaku No Railgun OVA”, “Yugioh: 3D Movie”, “Animazing Tales”, Familiar of Zero F”, “Mission E”, “Shiki, “Yugioh! GX III”, “New Attacker You”, “Major: Season 6” and “Eyeshield 21: Season 3”.