Anime & Manga News Archive: Nov 13-19, 2023

Anime & Manga News Archive

This is the Anime & Manga news delivered for the period of Nov 13-19, 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!

Sequel to GREAT PRETENDER Announced

A sequel to GREAT PRETENDER, titled GREAT PRETENDER razbliuto, has been confirmed for a global release in 2024. Exciting news has arrived along with the key visuals and trailer.

Tower of God (Season 2) Set for July 2024 Broadcast

The second season of Tower of God, which had its production announced at Crunchyroll Expo 2022, is now set to air in July 2024.

Attack on Titan 10th Anniversary ATTACK FES Confirmed

Attack on Titan 10th ANNIVERSARY ATTACK FES ©諫山創・講談社/「進撃の巨人」製作委員会 ©諫山創・講談社/「進撃の巨人」The Final Season製作委員会

Although Attack on Titan concluded its broadcast after nearly 10 years in November 2023, a celebratory live festival, ATTACK FES, will be held to commemorate its finale. The event will take place on January 27 and 28, 2024, at K Arena Yokohama, featuring familiar voice actors from Attack on Titan and artists of the theme songs.

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The Apothecary Diaries Pop-up Store to Open for a Limited Time

The Apothecary Diaries Pop-up Store
The Apothecary Diaries Pop-up Store ©日向夏・イマジカインフォス/「薬屋のひとりごと」製作委員会

Starting December 1st, a pop-up store for the currently popular anime The Apothecary Diaries will open at six LOFT stores, which are popular stationery stores in Japan. Exclusive items featuring Maomao and Jinshi, available only at these stores, are expected to go on sale.

My Happy Marriage Collaboration Café Opens in Ikebukuro

My Happy Marriage Cafe
My Happy Marriage Cafe © 2023 顎木あくみ・月岡月穂 / KADOKAWA /「わたしの幸せな結婚」製作委員会

A collaboration café themed around My Happy Marriage, which began airing its anime from July to September this year, will be held in Ikebukuro from November 15th. The location is THE Chara CAFÉ Grandscape Ikebukuro, and it will be open from November 15th to November 28th, 2023. Don’t miss out on the food menu reflecting the world of My Happy Marriage and the original merchandise available only here.

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Spy × Family Anime Unveils Second Phase of Large Main Visual

Spy × Family Large Main Visuals
Spy × Family Large Main Visuals ©遠藤達哉/集英社・SPY×FAMILY製作委員会

The second part of the large main visual for the anime Spy × Family, which started its second season in October, has been released. There is a total of three pieces planned, and when put together, they form an even larger single picture. Let’s look forward to the completion of this artwork with the arrival of the third piece next week.

Key Visual for Mashle Season 2 Released

Mashle: Magic and Muscles Season 2
Mashle: Magic and Muscles Season 2 ©甲本 一/集英社・マッシュル製作委員会

The second season of the action fantasy series Mashle: Magic and Muscles, which began its anime adaptation in April this year, will start in early 2024. The key visual for this new season has now been released.

Broadcast Period for Whisper Me a Love Song Changed

Whisper Me a Love Song Key Visual
Whisper Me a Love Song Key Visual ©竹嶋えく・一迅社/ささやくように恋を唄う製作委員会

The new anime Whisper Me a Love Song, which was scheduled to air from January 2024, has had its broadcast period changed to April 2024. Although the detailed reasons have not been disclosed, let’s patiently wait for spring, hoping for a higher-quality broadcast.

+ Latest Updates on New Anime:

  • Alya Sometimes Hides Her Feelings in Russian is scheduled to begin airing fromApril 2024.
  • Production of the second season of Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun has been decided.
  • THE NEW GATE is set to be adapted into a TV anime in 2024.
  • Nanare Hananare broadcasting has been decided to start in 2024.
  • As a Reincarnated Aristocrat, I’ll Use My Appraisal Skill to Rise in the World will start broadcasting from April 2024.
  • Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans Urðr Hunt has been decided to be made into an animated film.
  • Mushoku no Eiyu has been decided to be adapted into a TV anime.
  • Sasaki and Peeps has been confirmed for broadcast starting January 2024.
  • Senpai is an Otokonoko has been confirmed for broadcast in 2024.

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