Bento Bites Granblue Fantasy & GANTZ:O

Bento Bites Granblue Fantasy & GANTZ:O

Granblue Fantasy set to premiere in January

Join us as we look at the upcoming anime series Granblue Fantasy The Animation, Share more GANTZ:O footage and find out what is the science behind Saitama’s punch. Hungry for anime? Itadakimasu!!

Granblue Fantasy The Animation

Granblue Fantasy The Animation

Granblue Fantasy The Animation

Cygames announced at a live-stream event called Cygames Next 2016 on Sunday that their smartphone game Granblue Fantasy is to be adapted into an anime titled Granblue Fantasy The Animation. According to Cygames the anime will premiere in January 2017. Granblue Fantasy The Animation’s director is Yuuki Itoh (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha ViVid) at A-1 Pictures.

Other staff members includes Toshifumi Akai (Kokoro Connect) on Character design, music of the anime are composed by music giants Nobuo Uematsu (Final Fantasy games I-XI) and Tsutomu Narita (Final Fantasy XIV composer and arranger). The main theme song is to be performed by BUMP OF CHICKEN. The anime cast includes Yuki Ono, Nao Tōyama, Rie Kugimiya, Miyuki Sawashiro and Hisako Kanemoto.

Granblue Fantasy was released as a game for iOS and Android devices in December 2013. The game features music by Nobuo Uematsu and art by Hideo Minaba (Final Fantasy VI and IX). Cygames hinted at an English version but the company has not released it yet. In April an anime adaptation of the game launched featuring the talents of Welcome to the N.H.K and Goth illustrator Kendi Oiwa and writes Makoto Fūgetsu.

An promotional video of the anime has been streaming since Sunday. To have a look please follow our link: http://bit.ly/Granblue-Fantasy-The-Animation-Promo

GANTZ:O

GANTZ:O

GANTZ:O

Can’t wait for you GANTZ fix in October? We may have a temporary cure. Toho Animation released a two-minute music video that works well as a teaser for the upcoming 3DCG movie. The video showcases the theme song Ningen Video (Human Video) and consists of only 3DCG footage from the movie. The song is performed by the dresscodes, a solo project of ex-Kegawa no Maries’ vocalist Ryohei Shima. The theme song will be available on CD on October 12. Follow our link to see the video: http://bit.ly/GANTZO-Promo-MV

One-Punch Man

One-Punch Man

One-Punch Man

There have been lots of theories online, and between anime fanatiks about how strong Saitama really is, if he would be able to defeat the incredible Hulk or Superman. We all know that Saitama is ridiculously powerful in One-Punch Man, but what is the limit to that strength? What is the science behind Saitama’s power?

YouTube channel Nerdist’s Kyle Hill tackle these questions in a video in his ‘Because Science’ series. For an in-depth and scientific look at one of science fiction’s most powerful super heroes, please follow the link to this video: http://bit.ly/Just-How-Strong-IS-Saitama

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