“Unlimited Fafnir” Anime Visual Accompanied by Cast Additions

Following last week's announcement of the series' leads, support cast has been announced for winter's TV anime adaptation of Tsukasa and Riko Korie's Jūō Mujin no Fafnir (Unlimited Fafnir) light novels has been announced. Like the upcoming KanColle anime, the Diomedia production will be helmed by Keizou Kusakawa (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha). In this case, he has the role of chief director with Jun Takahashi serving as director.


The series follows the only male "D," supernatural humans born with special powers after the sudden appearance of Dragons in the world, sent to a battle school who's with the female "D's."


Yuki Enatsu (Hetalie) will be writing script composition with animator Shoko Yasuda on character design.


Cast includes


Yu Mononobe - Yoshitsugu Matsuoka

Iris Freyja - Rina Hidaka

Mitsuki Mononobe  - Manami Numakura

Lisa Highwalker - Hisako Kanemoto
Firill Crest - Kana Hanazawa
Ariella Lu - Sora Tokui
Ren Miyazawa - Fumiko Uchimura
Tear Lightning - Ayane Sakura
Kili Surtr Muspellzheimr - Marina Inoue
Honoka Tachikawa - Saori Hayami
Haruka Shinomiya - Rikako Yamaguchi
Loki - Nobuyuki Hiyama


via AnimeSlovenija and kagayakiru



Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX Trailers Highlight Characters, Memorable Moments

Compilation game includes Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix, Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep Final Mix, cutscenes from Kingdom Hearts Re:coded
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“Transformers” x “Evangelion” Collaboration Updated With New Story Page

Back in June, Takara Tomy began offering their limited run of Transformer / Evangelion Masterpiece Optimus Prime EVA Mode figure, and almost immediately sold out of the allotment of 1,000 units, priced at 2,500 yen. With the figure now set to ship, the purple MP-10 Convoy Eva Mode is on display at Ikebukuro Eva, which is also holding a lottery to get one of the few available.


Additionally, the collaboration site has posted a new story page.


Check out a translation of the accompanying text on TFormers

Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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Mighty Kurokiba’s Dee Jay Put on Display in Olympic Gaming’s Latest Ultra Street Fighter IV Player Spotlight

Dee Jay is considered by many to be the worst character in Ultra Street Fighter IV. That said, he can still be a threat in the hands of the right player. One such player is Norther California’s Khiry “Mighty Kurokiba” Crawford, who’s has been doing quite well with the character for some time.

In order to highlight his achievements, Olympic Gaming took a look at Kurokiba in their latest Ultra Street Fighter IV player spotlight, showcasing matches against iPeru, Wolfkrone, 801 Strider, and even Evil Geniuses’ PR Balrog.

Be sure to also check out the interview in the video’s description.

Source: Olympic Gaming

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Funimation Adds Brothers Conflict Home Video Rights

Series to get English dub, fall 2015 release
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“Mekaku City Actors” CG Gets Significant Overhaul for Blu-Ray Release

It would be an understatement to say that the Mekaku City Actors anime' use of CG in its 9th episode, "Ayano's Theory of Happiness," was not particularly well received. But, what's past is passed. Episode 9 and 10 of the series hit Blu-ray in Japan on November 26th, featuring a completely reanimated opening sequence for the episode.


Initial Niconico reaction





via Yaraon and @yoshi_xtsu


Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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Pokémon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire Sells Over 3 Million Copies Globally in 3 Days

Worldwide total includes 1.5 million+ in Japan, but does not yet include Europe
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The X Button – Toad to Victory

This week, we examine the enigma of Toad and his big comeback game! Plus Etrian Odyssey crossovers, Guilty Gear accents, and some old remixes.
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Kiki’s Delivery Service BD+DVD

The Ghiblithon starts winding down with the last of three new bluray releases, the tale of a little witch, her talking cat, and a whole lot of coming of age.
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VIDEO: “Kingdom Hearts HD II.5 ReMIX” Trailers Connect Worlds

Square Enix uploaded a pair of slightly different Kingdom Hearts II.5 HD ReMIX trailers, showing the Disney worlds you'll visit and the Disney and Final Fantasy characters you'll meet along the way.




Kingdom Hearts HD II.5 ReMIX hits North America and Europe on December 2 and 5, respectively. As previously reported, it will also be available in a swanky collector's edition exclusive to the official website.



Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. He also likes to draw comics. His blog can be found at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox.

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