Anime & Manga News Archive: Dec 25-31, 2023

Anime & Manga News Archive

This is the Anime & Manga news delivered for the period of Dec 25-31, 2023.

Japan Geeks compiles and shares the latest information on anime and manga every week. We have archived the recent editions of Weekly Anime & Manga Digest here, so if you’d like to look back and catch up on some information, check out the list below!

Broadcast Date Announcement for KonoSuba Season 3

The latest installment of the highly popular isekai comedy, KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World! Season 3, has been scheduled to start broadcasting from April 2024. Additional information was also released along with the first trailer.

Information Release for Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End Second Cour

The key visual and trailer for the second cour of Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End, titled First Class Mage Exam, starting from January 5, 2024, have been released. Additionally, new opening theme Haru by Yorushika, as well as new character casting information, have also been announced.

Frieren: Beyond Journey's End - First Class Mage Exam Arc
Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End – First Class Mage Exam Arc © 山田鐘人・アベツカサ/小学館/「葬送のフリーレン」製作委員会

Production Announcement for Dr. Stone Season Four

Hot on the heels of finishing Season 3 (Dr. Stone: New World), Dr. Stone has quickly announced the production of its fourth season. This will be the final season, titled Dr. STONE SCIENCE FUTURE.

Production Decision for The Eminence in Shadow: Lost Echoes

The Eminence in Shadow: Lost Echoes
The Eminence in Shadow: Lost Echoes ©逢沢大介・KADOKAWA刊/シャドウガーデン

A sequel to the popular new anime The Eminence in Shadow, which aired in 2022-2023, has been decided to be produced as an anime movie. It will be titled The Eminence in Shadow: Lost Echoes.

Production Decision for The 100 Girlfriends Who Really, Really, Really, Really, Really Love You Season 2

The much-talked-about anime The 100 Girlfriends Who Really, Really, Really, Really, Really Love You, which started in the fall season of 2023, has already announced the production of its second season. It’s exciting to think about the heroines who have yet to appear.

Trailer Release for Shangri-La Frontier Second Cour

A new trailer has been released for the second cour of the new anime Shangri-La Frontier, which will be broadcast from January 2024. It continues to be a hot anime worth paying attention to.

+ Latest Updates on New Anime:

  • Kimi wa Meido-sama anime adaptation decided for 2024
  • Dahlia in Bloom: Crafting a Fresh Start with Magical Tools broadcasting decision for 2024
  • Henjin no Salad Bowl broadcasting decision from April 2024
  • Production decision for the second season of A Returner’s Magic Should Be Special
  • The Blue Wolves of Mibubroadcasting decision from the fall of 2024

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