Anime & Manga News Archive: Jan 15-21, 2024

Anime & Manga News Archive

This is the Anime & Manga news delivered for the period of Jan 15-21, 2024.

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!

Monogatari Series Sequel Anime Production Confirmed

Finally, the production of the anime adaptation for the sequels of the Monogatari Series, Off Season and Monster Season, has been decided. It is set to be produced in 2024. The story unfolds in anime form, following the protagonist Koyomi Araragi after his high school graduation.

Announcement of the Production of Rascal Does Not Dream: University Arc Trailer

A trailer for the sequel Rascal Does Not Dream: University Student Arc has been released, announced as a surprise within the film Rascal Does Not Dream of a Knapsack Kid. Let’s look forward to further updates.

Rascal Doesn’t Dream of School Memory – Aobuta Exhibition Opening Confirmed

Rascal Doesn't Dream of School Memory – Aobuta Exhibition
Rascal Doesn’t Dream of School Memory – Aobuta Exhibition ©2022 鴨志田 一/KADOKAWA/青ブタ Project

To celebrate the 5th anniversary of the anime broadcast and the completion of Rascal Does Not Dream: High School Arc, a special exhibition event Rascal Doesn’t Dream of School Memory – Aobuta Exhibition will be held. It will open from March 12 to 24, 2024, on the 8th floor of Matsuya Ginza in Tokyo, with subsequent events planned in Nagoya, Osaka, and Kyoto.

Anime Adaptation of the Shoshimin Series Confirmed

The Shoshimin Series novels by Honobu Yonezawa, famous for the Classic Literature Club Series including Hyouka, have been confirmed for anime adaptation. This mystery series is set to broadcast starting July 2024.

Production of the Sequel to the Anime Series Dorohedoro Confirmed

Dorohedoro Season 2
Dorohedoro Season 2 ©林田球・小学館/東宝

The production of the sequel to Dorohedoro, which first aired in 2020, has been confirmed. This dark fantasy by Studio Mappa, now well-known for works like Jujutsu Kaisen and Chainsaw Man, is not to be missed.

Anime Broadcast of Kamitsubaki City Under Construction Set for 2025

Kamitsubaki City Under Construction
Kamitsubaki City Under Construction © KAMITSUBAKI STUDIO

An announcement has been made that the anime Kamitsubaki City Under Construction, featuring the virtual artist V.W.P -Virtual Witch Phenomenon- managed by Kamitsubaki Studio, will be broadcast in 2025.

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