News Genshiken: 2nd Season Manga to Bundle Original Anime DVD
posted on 2013-06-20 23:40 EDT
The sixth volume of Shimoku Kio's Genshiken: Second Season manga will ship in Japan on December 20, and it will have a special edition that bundles an original anime DVD. The announcement was made in the manga's fifth volume which arrived on Friday.
- Nozomi Yamamoto as Chika Ogiue
- Yukana as Kanako Ōno
- Kazuyuki Okitsu as Harunobu Madarame
- Rina Satou as Saki Kasukabe
- Naomi Ōzora as Susanna "Sue" Hopkins
Tsutomu Mizushima (Girls und Panzer, Squid Girl, XXXHOLiC, Genshiken OAV, episode director on first Genshiken) is serving as both director and sound director at Production I.G for the new anime. Junichiro Taniguchi (Yondemasu yo, Azazel-san, Natsuyuki Rendezvous, Mudazumo Naki Kaikaku) is the new character designer.
Shimoku Kio's sequel manga Genshiken: Second Season continues the adventures of the otaku college club "The Society for the Study of Modern Visual Culture." Kodansha Comics published the second volume of this manga in North America in March. Del Rey released the first Genshiken manga series as well as the Kujibiki Unbalance spinoff in North America. Media Blasters licensed the first two Genshiken television anime series, the Genshiken videos, and the Kujibiki Unbalance anime.
Source: Comic Natalie
Update: The next manga volume is the 15th Genshiken's volume and the 6th Genshiken: Second Season volume. Thanks Utsuro no Hako
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