Light novel “Hundred” gets anime adaptation

During the “GA Bunko 10th Anniversary Festa” event last weekend, it was announced that author Jun  Misaki and illustrator Nekosuke Ookuma’s  mecha-action light novel series Hundred is getting an anime adaptation.

More information will be announced soon.

2015_05_hundred

SYNOPSIS
“Hundred”—that is the only weapon that can oppose the mysterious life form “Savage” from visiting the earth.
The protagonist, Kirasagi Hayato, aims to become a Martial Arts Master using this Hundred. He managed to get into the battleship university Little Garden.

However—

“I wanted to see you, Hayato!!!”
“H-How do you know my name?”

Around the roommate, Emil Crossford, who somehow knows him well (?), Hayato gets an uneasy feeling.
What’s more, just after the entrance ceremony, he gets asked for a duel by the campus’ strongest martial arts master “Queen” Claire Harvey…!?

The ultimate academy battle begins here!

Official Website

 

“Saijaku Muhai no Bahamut” gets TV anime

The official website for “Saijaku Muhai no Bahamut” (Undefeated Bahamut Chronicle) has announced that the said action-fantasy light novel series by Akatsuki and Ayumu Kasuga is getting a TV anime series. The series will be produced by studio Lerche.

The original light novel series was first published on August 12, 2013 with the 6th volume to be released on June 15, 2015. A manga series from author Itsuki Watanabe and illustrator Fumi Tadaura was released on August 1, 2014.

2015_05_bahamut

SYNOPSIS
Lux, who was a prince from the Empire that was destroyed five years ago due to the revolt, met with the princess of the new Kingdom, Lizsharte, by accidentally breaking into the bathroom of the girl’s dormitory.

“……How long are you planning to stare at my body, you fooooool!”

The ancient weapons found from the ruins, the Drag-Ride. Lux who was called the strongest Drag-Knight in the past was now known as the “Weakest Undefeated”, a Drag-Knight who doesn’t attack at all. After the duel that started by the challenge from Lizsharte, Lux ended up entering the girls’ school that raised Drag-Knights……!

Lux’s story where he is surrounded by the noble girls from the academy is about to unfold.

The “ultimate” academy fantasy battle where the right and the might cross passes now begins!

Official website

 

 

ANIMAX officially announces ANIMAX Carnival Philippines 2015

Cable anime channel Animax Philippines has finally announced the details of the of ANIMAX Carnival Philippines 2015.

According to their official Facebook page, the event will take place at Hall 4 of SMX Convention Center in Pasay City this coming May 30-31, starting 11AM to 8PM. The details was first revealed by SM Tickets before it was taken down.

Details on how to get the tickets and how much will be announced on a later time.

Animax Philippines has also announced the details of the event’s solo and group cosplay competition. Participant must cosplay based on the following title broadcast on ANIMAX: Naruto Shippuden, Fairy Tail, Bleach, Hunter X Hunter, Parasyte -the maxim-,Valvrave the Liberator, Seven Deadly Sins, Space Dandy, The World Only God Knows, Mushibugyo and Wizard Barrister. More details can be found at the Animax website.

It was earlier announced that local cosplayer and artist Alodia Gosiengfiao will be gracing the event as a guest.

“Shingeki no Bahamut Genesis” gets second season

Director Keiichi Satou, during the last day of the orchestra concert, has announced that “Shingeki no Bahamut Genesis” is getting a second season.

More information will be announced soon.

2015_05_genesis

Official tweet

ANIMAX brings ANIMAX Carnival back to the Philippines (Update#3)

UPDATE#3  22:52H 05/04: TICKET PRICE STILL TENTATIVE

Event page for ANIMAX Carnival Philippines 2015 in SM Tickets website already unavailable. We were also informed by a person close to Animax that the earlier announced ticket price is still tentative.

We will update this article once there are official announcements from ANIMAX.

——————————————————————————————

ANIMAX Philippines on their Facebook page teased that they are bringing something “big” this May in Philippines. The teaser features various Japan-related stuff while OO-kun, ANIMAX mascot is holding the Philippine flag.

Furthermore, an updated event list recently posted from the Facebook page of famous cosplayer and artist Alodia Gosiengfiao has revealed that she is going to ANIMAX Carnival Philippines this May 30-31 as a guest. Specific venue has yet to announced.

Gosiengfiao will also make a guest appearance at the 14th Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention this June.

The first ANIMAX Carnival Philippines was held in 2004. The “Carnival” returned last December 9, 2012 at Robinson Place Manila. The event highlighted the ANIMAX Ani-mate search Grand Finals which was won by Rhianna Floresca.

Japanese singer May’n was supposedly to come in the second ANIMAX Carnival in 2013 but the event was cancelled due Typhoon Yolanda.

Correction on information on first ANIMAX Carnival

Update#1 1258H 05/2/2015: VENUE AND TICKET PRICE ANNOUNCED

Details on the venue and ticket price of  ANIMAX Carnival Philippines 2015 revealed. According to the official website of SM Tickets, the event will take place on MAY 30-31 at SMX Convention Center, SM Aura Premier in Taguig. Tickets are worth Php200 each, but not yet available online.

UPDATE#2 21:20H 05/04: TECHNICAL ERROR ON THE VENUE

ANIMAX CARNIVAL Philippines 2015 will take place at SMX Mall of Asia HALL 4, not SMX Aura as earlier revealed by SM Tickets. According to a representative of SM Tickets, this was a technical error. SM tickets website was also updated.