Spring Anime Season 2015 Preview: Kekkai Sensen

kekkai sensen anime spring 2015Kekkai Sensen (血界戦線) is usually translated as Blood Blockade Battlefront. This is a science-fiction, fantasy story about Jerusalem’s Lot (old name: the city of New Work) where humans and creatures of a different world are battling for the sake of their own, shared wellbeing. On a daily basis, ever since the Breach, they have lived in unison, able to cohabitate without many problems.

Now, however, someone or something is threatening to break their somewhat tranquil lives. To oppose the possible havoc, a team of superhumans with exceptional style gather. They called themselves Libra.

Watch Kekkai Sensen episode one on 4th April, 2014.

Spring Anime Season 2015 Preview: Vampire Holmes

vampire holmes animeVampire Holmes is an original card game by CUCURI. The show’s original concept is by Yoshinobu Sena. He has also written the lyrics and composed the anime TV series’ theme song. He will also be the seiyuu for the protagonist Holmes. The theme song performance will be by Nami Tamaki, who has performed the D.Gay-man OP 2 and several theme songs for Mobile Suit Gundam Seed.

Watch Vampire Holmes starting this 3rd April!

Spring Anime Season 2015 Preview: Arslan Senki Anime Preview

Arslan Senki animeArslan Senki (アルスラーン戦記), or The Heroic Legend of Arslan, is a Spring Anime Season 2015 project by animation studios LIDEN FILMS and SANZIGEN, with the production by Graphica and NBCUniversal Ent. Japan.

The original story is the original novel by Yoshiki Tanaka. The books are illustrated by Yoshitaka Amano and began serialisation in 1986, still ongoing. The books focus on the really heroic legendary adventures of Arslan, the 14-year-old Prince of Palse, and his fight to take back what was owed to him, by fighting and deserving it.

Welcome, to the Arslen Senki anime series, beginning this 4th April (1015).

Gangsta Anime’s First PV Streamed (Video)

Gangsta Anime's First PV The first promotional video for the upcoming Gangsta anime adaptation of the original manga by Kohske has been released online via the Bandai Visual YouTube channel. This is not your usual PV – it’s THREE (3) minutes long and shows you all the initial scenes from the manga. This is what I call a true teaser!
Watch it below!

Chaos Dragon Anime Previewed in Short PV (Video)

Chaos Dragon animeChaos Dragon is the new anime project by TOHO animation. The original concept was that five famous Japanese creators had to guide their own original characters into a so-called role-play fiction. The sessions of adventure were supervised by the master Makoto Sanda, former Group SNE team (Lodoss).

Watch the video and find out who these creators are below!

One-Punch Man Anime to Begin in October

One-Punch Man Anime The One-Punch Man anime adaptation of Yusuke Murata (illustrations) and One (story)’s original manga from 2012 will begin in October (2015). The show will be presented during this week’s AnimeJapan 2015 two-day event.

Expected news to come are the main cast, as well as the exact air date of the show. It has not been announced who from the production studios will participate in the event.

Heavy Object Anime to Be by J.C. Staff

Heavy ObjectThe Heavy Object TV anime series will air in October 2015 and its animation production has been handed to the J.C. Staff (Zero no Tsukaima and F, Shakugan no Shana) studio. The official poster art also known as key visual was also revealed (left, click for full size).

See below for details on the original story and author background.