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The August issue of Enterbrain's Tech Gian magazine is announcing on Saturday that a television anime adaptation of Ricotta's adult PC game Walkure Romanze Shōjo Kishi Monogatari has been green-lit.
The visual novel centers around Takahiro Mizuno, a student training to be a begleiter (knight's assistant) at an academy where aspiring knights joust. He himself had come to this academy to train as a knight, after becoming the unrivaled junior champion in his own home country. However, an injury in a tournament's finals forced him to withdraw. Instead, he decides to be a begleiter to one of the academy's maiden knights and help her win.
Korean production company Daewon Media announced that it is making a second computer-animated season inspired by Masashi Tanaka's dinosaur manga Gon. The manga's publisher Kodansha is collaborating on the new season of 52 11-minute episodes, which should air by 2015. The story follows a plucky little dinosaur as it makes its way through the great wilderness with other animals.
Japanese website Cinema Today began streaming a trailer for Glass no Kamen Desu ga the Movie Onna Spy no Koi! Murasaki no Bara wa Kiken na Kaori!? (It's Glass Mask But… the Movie: Female Spy's Love! The Purple Rose Has a Dangerous Scent!?) on Wednesday.
There's some good news and bad news about the next Saint Seiya fighting game. On one hand, Saint Seiya: Brave Soldiers is getting a release in English! However, like previous games it will be skipping North America when it makes its way to Japan, Europe, and South America this fall.
Hot on the heels of Evolution Toy's Z Mazinger announcement comes word of HL Pro's version of the little-known Go Nagai creation. Z Mazinger comes from a 1999 manga that re-imagines the story of Mazinger mixed with Greek gods.