New Suzumiya Haruhi trailer streamed

10 12 2010

Bandai Namco Games began streaming Thursday a teaser promo video for an upcoming Suzumiya Haruhi PS3 game.

Called The Reminiscence of Suzumiya Haruhi, the game will take place after the 2010 Disappearance of Suzumiya Haruhi movie, and the film’s production committee oversaw the game’s story.

Players take on the role of Kyon, who returns to the Kita High School Festival in a world where the S.O.S. Brigade does not exist.

The game is due out March 24. A PSP version is also planned.

Also, rumor has it the Haruhi movie will release in Japan Dec. 18. The closest confirmation of this is a listing on CD Japan’s website: (The Disappearance of Suzumiya Haruhi)

Amazon Japan also lists the street date as Dec. 18. Check it out here: (The Disappearance of Suzumiya Haruhi).

Check out the teaser below: Read the rest of this entry »





Ladies vs. Butlers unmentionables on sale

12 03 2010

Selnia Iori Flameheart from Ladies vs. Butlers.

In yet another nod to Japanese otaku oddness, online otaku shop Brainpolice will be offering panties based on the light novel series Ladies vs. Butlers.

Retailing for around $30 (3,150 yen) for the set, the panties are included with a commemorative telephone card and are a silk replica of those worn by character Selnia Iori Flameheart.

Reservations can be made at the following site (Brainpolice), but fair warning, the site is in Japanese.





Mardock Scramble anime deature details minimal

10 03 2010

Few details for the upcoming anime feature Mardock Scramble have been released so far, but some things like a few character designs have been added to the official website.

Mardock Scramble was originally slated as a highly anticipated anime series to be produced by Gonzo, but was cancelled in 2006. The story revolved around Rune Ballot in a futuristic city with a secret organization involved with mind-control.

The movie is based on a light novel series of the same name.

Pictures of characters and story details are about all that’s posted on the website, which can be fund here: (Mardock Scramble).





Disappearance of Suzumiya Haruhi trailer up

21 12 2009

A trailer has been posted for The Disappearance of Suzumiya Haruhi by the movie’s official web site.

The film will adapt the fourth volume of the light novel series abouta wacky high school girl who can change reality.

The film will release in Japanese theaters Feb. 10, 2010. See the trailer here: (Suzumiya Haruhi).





Suzumiya Haruhi movie announced

9 10 2009

JG Suzumiya HaruhiThe final episode of the latest rebroadcast of Suzumiya Haruhi announced a new movie is in the works.

Call the Disappearance of Suzumiya Haruhi, the film is set to his Japanese theaters in the spring. The movie will adapt the story from the fourth light novel in the series.

To see a trailer for the movie, click: Here!





Second Spice and Wolf DS game announced

29 06 2009

JG WolfThe light novel adapted into anime series Spice and Wolf will be getting a second DS game, Spice and Wolf: The Wind That Spans the Sea on Sept. 17.

The first game (Spice and Wolf: Year One), just released on June 26, is both a dating and business simulation, and the latest game will follow the visual novel style.

A movie for the first game can be found: Here!