Bento Bites - Kamisama Hajimemashita & Kuromukuro

Bento Bites – Kamisama Hajimemashita & Kuromukuro

Will the oni be defeated in Kuromukuro?

Kamisama Hajimemashita is releasing a new OAD, while Kuromukuro is releasing its second season. With Little Witch Academia Starting in January, there is a lot of new and exciting anime to follow in the next few months. Hungry for Anime? Itadakimasu!

Kamisama Hajimemashita

Kamisama Hajimemashita

Kamisama Hajimemashita

The title of the new Kamisama Hajimemashita OAD (original anime DVD) has been revealed in the 21st issue of Hakusensha’s Hana to Yume magazine. The OAD is titled ‘Kamisama, Shiawase ni Naru’ (The God Will Be Happy). This is labelled as the ‘last episode’ and will deal with Nanami’s graduation from both her school and the shrine and Nanani’s marriage.

Accompanying the DVD will be an official fan book, ‘Kamisama Hajimemashita 25.5,’ The book will include a 32-page epilogue manga titled ‘Sono Ato no Futari’ (The Couple After That) by Suzuki as well as full-color illustrations, summaries of the manga volumes 14-25, and an interview with Suzuki. The Kamisama Hajimemashita manga launched in 2008 in Hana to Yume and ended in the magazine in May. It inspired two anime seasons and four OADs.

Kuromukuro

Kuromukuro

Kuromukuro

The Kuromukuro Sci-Fi/Mecha anime’s official website released a promotional video for its second season which starts from today ( October 10th) on Netflix U.S. Tensai Okamura (Seven Deadly Sins) directed the anime, Ryou Hikagi (Another) worked on series composition and Yuriko Ishii (Another) worked on Character designs. Kuromukuro tells the story of an ordinary high school girl, Yukina Shirahane and a time-displaced samurai named Kennosuke Tokisada Ouma and their battle against extraterrestrial beings called Oni, that is set to conquer the earth. The anime premiered in Japan on April 7th and Netflix started streaming the series on July 4th.

Little Witch Academia

Little Witch Academia

Little Witch Academia

On Thursday the 6th we reported that Little Witch Academia is returning, and on Saturday the 8th the anime’s official website started streaming a teaser. The anime is about Akko Kagari, an ordinary girl that joins a renowned witch academy, Luna Nova Academy, inspired by a magic show when she was smaller she have a dream to be a ‘cool’ witch, like the performer she saw. One day she and her class go onto a labyrinth underneath the Tower of Luna Nova, and one of her classmates unleashes an ancient sealed dragon by mistake.

Yoh Yoshimari (Little Witch Academia shorts) will direct the anime again, and Michiru Shimada is once again working on series composition and animation while Shuhei Handa is the main character designer. Other staff members include Masanobu Nomura (art director), Yukiko Kakita (colour design), and Takafumi Hori (Key animator). Six cast members to reprise their roles include Megumi Han, Fumiko Orikasa, Michiyo Murase, Yōko Hikasa, Arisa Shida and Rie Murakawa, joined by Rena Ueda and Noriko Hidaka.

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