Kenji Saito to Launch New Manga

This year’s sixth issue of Kodansha’s Shōnen Magazine R has announced that manga creator Kenji Saito is launching a new manga titled Goodbye! Isekai Tensei (Goodbye! Fantasy World Reincarnation) in the magazine’s next issue on December 20, 2017. Saito is credited with the original work, while Porabora is drawing the manga. The manga will have a color opening page, and the first chapter will have 72 pages.

Keiko Hirayama is also launching a new manga titled Hōkago no Gourmet-kun (Afterschool Gourmet-kun) in the same issue.

Source: ANN

Hayate x Blade 2 Manga to End in November 2017

The November 2017 issue of Shueisha’s Ultra Jump magazine has announced that Shizuru Hayashiya’s Hayate X Blade 2 manga will end in the magazine’s next issue on November 17, 2017.

The manga is a sequel to Hayashiya’s Hayate X Blade manga.

Hayashiya launched Hayate X Blade 2 in Ultra Jump in August 2013. Shueisha published the manga’s fifth compiled book volume on June 19, 2017.

Source: ANN

School-Live! Manga to Resume on December 22, 2017

The official Twitter account for Houbunsha’s Manga Time Kirara family of magazines has announced that Norimitsu Kaihō and Sadoru Chiba’s School-Live! (Gakkō Gurashi!) manga will return from hiatus in the February 2018 issue of Manga Time Kirara Forward on December 22, 2017.

The manga went on hiatus starting in the magazine’s September 2017 issue, and was planned to return by the end of the year.

Kaihō and Chiba launched the manga in Manga Time Kirara Forward in 2012, and Houbunsha published the manga’s ninth compiled volume in Japan on March 11, 2017.

Source: ANN

English Cast Announced for the Konohana Kitan Anime

The English cast has been announced for the Konohana Kitan anime:

  • Lindsay Seidel is Yuzu
  • Dawn M. Bennett is Satsuki
  • Morgan Garrett is Kiri
  • Emily Fajardo is Natsume
  • Kate Oxley is Ren
  • Jad Saxton is Sakura

Jad Saxton and Clifford Chapin are directing.

The English dub of Konohana Kitan will premiere on October 22, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. EDT.

Source: ANN

English Cast Announced for King’s Game The Animation

The English cast has been announced for King’s Game The Animation:

  • Coby Lewin is Nobuaki
  • Bryn Apprill is Natsuko
  • Alexis Tipton is Chiemi
  • Lindsay Seidel is Aimi
  • Jarrod Greene is Yuuichi
  • Kyle Phillips is Masatoshi
  • Heather Walker is Rina
  • Jeannie Tirado is Matsuoka
  • Clifford Chapin is Takuya
  • Skyler McIntosh is Nanami
  • Brittany Lauda is Mizuki
  • Matt Shipman is Teruaki
  • Orion Pitts is Toshifumi
  • Anthony Bowling is Tatsuya
  • Chris Thurman is Daiki
  • Garrett Storms is Kenta
  • Tabitha Ray is Riona
  • Justin Briner is Ryou
  • Megan Shipman is Yuuna
  • Jessica Peterson is Haruka
  • Tyler Walker is Makoto
  • Stephen Sanders is Tsubasa
  • Ariel Graham is Asuka
  • Rachel Glass is Hanako
  • Drew Breedlove is Hayato
  • Amber Lee Connors is Kuramoto
  • Kasi Hollowell is Megumi
  • Lynsey Hale is Misa
  • Drew Bramlett is Shin
  • Stephen Fu is Shou
  • Brian Mathis is Male Teacher 1a
  • Kristin Sutton is Female Student 1a
  • Mike McFarland is Tsubasa’s Father
  • Alex Moore is Tsubasa’s Mother

Tyler Walker is directing.

The English dub will premiere on FunimationNow on October 21, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. EDT.

Source: ANN

Three More Cast Members Announced for the Record of Grancrest War Anime

Three more cast members have been announced for the forthcoming anime adaptation of the Record of Grancrest War light novel series:

  • Satoshi Mikami is Aubest Meletes
  • Ayane Sakura is Layla
  • Ari Ozawa is Cammy

Mamoru Hatakeyama is directing the series at A-1 Pictures. Mizuno and tabletop RPG writer Shunsaku Yano are in charge of series composition. WriteWorks is credited with the script, and Hiroshi Yakou is designing the characters. Yuugo Kanno is composing the music.

Record of Grancrest War is scheduled to premiere on Japanese television in January 2018.

Source: ANN

Information on the Fourth High School DxD Anime Series

It has been announced that the fourth anime series for High School DxD will be titled, High School DxD Hero.

Yoshifumi Sueda is directing the series at Passione. Kenji Konuta is handling the series composition, and Makoto Uno is the character designer.

High School DxD Hero is scheduled to premiere in Japan in 2018.

Source: ANN