Original Anime 'Toji no Miko' Announced

An official website has opened and announced that an original anime titled Toji no Miko (Sword User Shrine Maiden) will be in production.

There's an evil creature called Aratama that attack people, and a group of Miko has been exorcising those creatures using swords since olden times. Those who wear uniforms and swords are called Toji, who are officially called Tokubetsu Saishi Kitoutai (Special Ritual Maneuver Team) in the police association. They are officially approved of wielding the swords by the government officials. The government has established five training schools consisting of junior and senior high levels for the female students to attend. They spend their student life normally, and use special skills with the swords when there're missions to protect people. In the spring, these five schools are to take part in a competition. Among the girls who train for the competition, there's a girl who's a bit more passionate than any other girls. Where would the girl with the sword aim?

Director: Koudai Kakimoto (Cyborg 009: Call of Justice trilogy)
Series Composition: Tatsuya Takahashi (Eromanga-sensei)
Original Character Design: Yoshinori Shizuma (Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Sho)
Producer: Genco
Studio: Studio Gokumi

Official site:
Official Twitter: @tojinomiko

Source: Moca News

Manga 'Ao no Exorcist' to Bundle Another OVA

Amazon Japan lists that 20th compiled volume of Ao no Exorcist manga, to be released on October 4, will bundle another OVA. According to New Akiba, the OVA will be based on Ao no Exorcist: Spy Game novel that released on March 2017. The novel features Renzou Shima, who is the main character, as the student in spy exorcist school.

Ao no Exorcist is manga by Kazue Katou, which it began its serialization via Jump SQ on April 2009. The 19th compiled volume, which released on April 2017, included episode 13 of second TV anime series. It received 25 episode first season in Spring 2011, movie in Decemeber 2012, and 12 episode second season in Winter 2017.

Novel site:

Source: Ota☆Suke

Light Novel 'Imouto sae Ireba Ii.' Gets TV Anime Adaptation for Fall 2017

An official website for light novel Imouto sae Ireba Ii. has launched and announced that the work will receive TV anime adaptation for Fall 2017. The seventh compiled volume, which will be released on May 18, will also include a second drama CD. Miyako Shirakawa, who was previously voiced by Risa Taneda (Strike the Blood) in the first drama CD, will be replaced by Ai Kakuma (Clockwork Planet) because of Taneda's Hiatus

This is the story about the daily life of a young siscon novelist, Itsuki Hashima with his perfect little sister Chihiro, the genius illustrator Nayuta Kani, his best friend Miyako Shirakawa and some insane partners from his publishers.

Drama CD Cast
Itsuki Hashima: Yuusuke Kobayashi (Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu)
Chihiro Hashima: Nozomi Yamamoto (The iDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls)
Nayuta Kani: Hisako Kanemoto (Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Crystal)
Miyako Shirakawa: Ai Kakuma (Clockwork Planet
Haruto Fuwa: Satoshi Hino (Overlord)
Haruto Sister: Kaori Mizuhashi (Grisaia no Kajitsu)

Imouto sae Ireba Ii. is written by Yomi Hirasaka with illustrations by Kantoku. There is also a manga adaptation drawn by Edo. First drama CD was bundled in fourth volume, released on March 2016. Six compiled volumes has released with seventh volume will be released on May 18, 2017.

Light Novel Special site:
Anime official site:
Anime official Twitter: @imoutosae_anime

Source: Moca News


TV Anime 'Sin: Nanatsu no Taizai' to Bundle Specials

The official website for TV anime Sin: Nanatsu no Taizai has announced that each Blu-ray and DVD volume will include an unaired Zangeroku short anime episode. The first volume, which includes episode 13, will be released on June 28, while the seventh and final volume, including episode 19, will be released on December 20.

Sin: Nanatsu no Taizai is Hobby Japan's multimedia project produced by Artland and TNK. The TV anime started airing on Friday, and a short anime series titled Sin: Nanatsu no Taizai Zangeroku will also be streamed weekly on YouTube after each episode broadcast.

Source: Moca News

PV Collection for Apr 3 - 9

Here is a collection of promotional videos (PVs), TV ads (CMs), and trailers for the last week. This thread excludes videos that have already been featured in an article. Please check the News Board, under the Preview tag, for articles that feature a promotional video. Last week's PV thread can be found here.

Biohazard: Vendetta | Movie | CM
Biohazard: Vendetta is scheduled to premiere on May 27.

Brave Witches: Petersburg Daisenryaku | Movie | Trailer
A trailer for the unaired, 13th episode of Brave Witches. It is slated to premiere in Japanese theaters on May 13, and will also be bundled with the anime's seventh Blu-ray and DVD volume, which will be released on August 25.

Yoake Tsugeru Lu no Uta | Movie | Trailer
The third trailer for Masaaki Yuasa's original movie Yoake Tsugeru Lu no Uta features the theme song "Uta Utai no Ballad" by Kazuyoshi Saitou. The movie is slated to premiere on May 19.

TV Anime 'Kabukibu!' to Bundle OVA

The official website for TV anime 
Kabukibu! has announced that the series will receive an unaired OVA. Titled Oogiri "Chiyokoreito Kassen", it will be bundled with the second and final Blu-ray and DVD box, which will be released on September 27.

Kabukibu! is based on the light novel series by Yuuri Eda. The series currently has five compiled volumes in print, with the latest published by Kadokawa on November 25, 2016. The TV anime is currently airing, and being simulcast by Anime Strike.

Source: Ota☆Suke

Special Exhibition Video for 'Yuri!!! on ICE' Announced

The official website for Yuri!!! on ICE began streaming a preview for a special exhibition video of Yuri Plisetsky on Monday. Titled Welcome to The Madness, it will be included in the sixth and final Blu-ray and DVD volume of the anime, which will be released on May 26.

Yuri!!! on ICE is an original anime produced by studio MAPPA that aired in Fall 2016. It centers around figure skating, was created by mangaka Mitsurou Kubo and director Sayo Yamamoto. The series won both Animation of the Year (Television) and Fan award of 2017 at the Tokyo Anime Awards. An event (visual shown) for the anime will be held on April 29.


Source: Moca News