The most amusing thing this month is probably all the on the nose porn titles from Digital Manga Publishing.
The Line-Up is a monthly rundown of new anime, manga, light novel, artbook licenses, streaming/broadcasting announcements, crowdfunding projects, anime/manga projects, and live-action anime/manga adaptions.
New Licenses in the U.S.
- Akame ga KILL! Zero – Yen Press
- The Asterisk War – Aniplex USA
I prefer the prequel: The Ampersand War.
- Battle Rabbits – Seven Seas
- Beast ♥ Boys – DMP
- The Butler’s Secret – DMP
- Chime – DMP
- Chivalry of a Failed Knight – Sentai Filmworks
- Chocolate Cosmos – VIZ
YAY! More Nana Haruta manga!
- CLAMP School Detectives – VIZ
Only digital for now. We need a lovely new physical release! Please!
- Comet Lucifer – Sentai Filmworks
- Corpse Party: Tortured Souls – Sentai Filmworks
- Desireable Swimming Boys – DMP
- Domesticated Sexual Love – DMP
- Don’t Be Cruel – VIZ
- Don’t Rub Yourself Against My Ass!! – DMP
It is certainly a title.
- Eroman- Paper, Pen & Sex – DMP
- Erotic Plan of Love – DMP
- Guardian Hearts – VIZ
- HaNaYaMaTa – Sentai Filmworks
This was a fun but fluffy series. Never forget Sally-chan Sensei.
- Horny Development – DMP
- I Love You Enough to Tie You Up – DMP
- I Was Abducted by an Elite All-Girls School as a Sample Commoner – Seven Seas
- Locodol – Sentai Filmworks
- Love Prism – DMP
- Love Trial – DMP
- Masamune-kun’s Revenge – Seven Seas
- Midnight Stranger – VIZ
- Mononofu (chs. 1-3) – VIZ
- Naive Seme & Slutty Uke – DMP
That is certainly a combination.
- The Nurse’s Job – DMP
- Obedience for the Selfish Dog – DMP
- Play Zone – Carnivorous Boyfriend and Lustful Angel – DMP
- PlaytimeAV – DMP
- Pure Love’s Chivalrous Spirit – DMP
- Re:_Hamatora – Sentai Filmworks
- The Rest is a Love Thing – DMP
- Rizelmine – VIZ
- Rokka: Braves of the Six Flowers – Pony Canyon
- S&M Love Sickness – DMP
- Saber Marionette J – VIZ
I’m not sure you could get more 90s.
- Samon the Summoner (chs. 1-3) – VIZ
- Stay Gold Love Lessons A-Z – DMP
- Sweet Cherry Vibe – DMP
- Ten Count – VIZ
- Virgin Teacher – DMP
Not for long.
New Crowdfunding Projects
- Wonder Three Manga English Release – DMP
New Streaming or Broadcasting Announcements in the U.S.
- Crunchyroll Anime adding To Love-Ru, Symphogear, Ceres Celestial Legend, Card Captor Sakura, Milpom, Komori-san Can’t Decline, The Asterisk War, Owarimonogatari, Beautiful Bones -Sakurako’s Investigation-, Lance N’ Masques, Diabolik Lovers: More Blood, Teekyu S6, Miss Monochrome S3, Young Black Jack, Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron Blooded Orphans
- Crunchyroll Drama adding Anohana special, Forget Me Not
- Daisuki adding Milpom, Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron Blooded Orphans
- Funimation adding Aria the Scarlet Ammo AA, Noragami Aragoto, Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron Blooded Orphans
- Hulu adding Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron Blooded Orphans
- Gundam.info adding Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron Blooded Orphans
Finally, they got it!
- Viewster adding Bokura ga Ita
Unexpected and awesome! We need more good shojo.
- Weekly Shonen Jump USA adding Mononofu, Bakuman: Age 13, Samon the Summoner
- Nickelodeon adding Miraculous Tales of Ladybug & Cat
New Anime and Manga Projects in Japan
- The Prince of Tennis II Getting A New Short Anime
- Anime Green-lit for Light Novels Maho Shojo Ikusei Keikaku ACES
- Seitokai Yakuindomo Getting More OVAs
- 3rd Season Revealed for Ketsuekigata-kun! Blood-Type
- Anime Announced for 4-koma Manga Sansha Sanyo
- Chrono Crusade Creator Drawing One-shot
- Another Season of Neko no Dayan Announced
- Miss Monochrome Getting 3rd Season
- TV Anime Revealed for Prince of Stride Game
- Charlotte BD/DVD to Included Unaired Episode
- OVA Announced for Durarara!! x2
- Kurogane Manga-ka Starting New Series Mononofu
- Manga Adaptation of Tantei Team KZ Jiken Note Novels Revealed
- Rugby Manga ALL OUT!! Getting TV Anime
It is a little surprising we have not seen a rugby anime recently.
- Hetalia The World Twinkle BD/DVD to Include Extra Episode
- Special Chapter of Nisekoi Manga Revealed
- Bakuman 2-chapter Prequel Manga Announced
- New Weekly Shonen Jump Series Samon-kun wa Summoner Starting
- Dance Anime Brave Beats Coming from Creators of Tribe Cool Crew
- Ajin Getting TV Anime Adaptation
- Children of the Sea Manga-ka Beginning New Series
- New Manga Coming from Afterschool Charisma Creator
- Manga Series Tsubasa-kun wa Akanukenai Announced
- Inio Asano Starting New manga Heroes
Definitely keeping my eyes on this!
- Eisen Flügel Light Novels Getting Manga Adaptation
- Manga-ka of Scum’s Wish Launching New Series
- Manga Coming from Nica Saida
- Short Manga Coming for Game of War: Fire Age Game
- Maki Minami Launching New Manga Series
- Linebarrels of Iron Creators Working on New Getter Robo Manga
- 2nd Season of RIN-NE Announced
- RS Project TV Anime Revealed
- Eat-Man Creator Adapting Cyborg 009 VS. Devilman into Manga
- Anime Special Announced for Gravity Rush Games
- 4-koma Manga Oya-san wa Shishunki! Anime Coming
- TV Anime Coming for Ace Attorney Franchise
This seems like a title that should have been announced long ago.
- Manga and Anime Adaptations Green-lit for Game Granblue Fantasy
- Short CG Series Sushi Police Revealed
- Monster Hunter Stories Anime Announced
- 2nd Season of GATE Coming
- Natsume Ono Starting New Manga About 1960s L.A.
And they sometimes solve cases. Sold.
- TV Anime Green-lit for Dagashi Kashi
- March Comes in Like a Lion Anime Revealed
I have to wonder if this means the manga is ending soon.
- Persona 5 Getting Anime TV Special
- Vinland Saga and Ponkotsu Quest Getting Comedy Crossover Web Anime
I am not sure anyone saw those two titles crossing over.
- Kuroko’s Basketball Movie Announced
- Another TV Series Revealed for Mysterious Joker
- Extra Episode Added to Sound! Euphonium DVD/BD
- Ai Yori Aoshi Manga-ka Beginning New Series
- BL Manga Super Lovers Getting TV Anime
- Death Note Creators Launching New Manga Platinum End
- Anime Green-lit for Light Novels Hybrid x Heart Magias Academy Ataraxia
I have to assume this is a mix of Magic User’s Club, My Hero Academia, and Fate/hollow ataraxia.
- OVA to be Bundled with One-Punch Man Manga
- Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya Getting 4th Season
No one can stop Bazett!
- 1-hour Anime Special Revealed for Working!!
- TV Anime Announced for Visual Novel Rewrite
- One Week Friends Manga-ka Starting New Series Boku ga Boku de Aru Tame ni
- More Seven Deadly Sins Anime Announced
Now only if they would start streaming the first season.
- More Sailor Moon Crystal Confirmed
What have we done to deserve such cruel punishment?
You know what you did!
- New Legend of the Galactic Heroes Manga Launching
- Assassination Classroom Getting Spin-off Manga
- TV Anime Announced for Magi: Adventure of Sinbad
- Anime Shorts Revealed for Nanairo Kakumei Shojo Series
- Missions of Love Manga-ka Beginning New Series
New Live Action Adaptions of Anime and Manga