Anime/Manga/Game Industry Celebrates April Fool's Day 2019 - Part I
posted on by Lynzee Loveridge
It's that time of the year again: the cherry blossoms fall, and the April Fool's pranks fly. Japan's anime, manga and video game industries are fun-loving enough to participate in this tradition every year. Here are 2019's best anime-related April Fool's pranks.
BanG Dream! Girls Band Party!
Let's go to Isekai with BanG Dream! girls!— Muammar-君 🇮🇩 (@muammarfadhilah) March 31, 2019
JK this is just the tittle screen for April Fools in Bandori GBP (JP Server) #BanGDream #BanGDreamGBP #AprilFool #バンドリ #ガルパ #エイプリルフール pic.twitter.com/vEXGFXtNe9
Dame x PrinceThe game added a new "hard mode."
DanMachi: Memoria FreeseThe game's character art is redrawn.
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Comic AppAbba's Tea coming in 20020!
KirbyThe pink puffing hero tries going square.
Yui Ishikawa (the voice actress of Mikasa). About 43 seconds of the song is streaming on Linked Horizon's Attack on Titan website. [Link]
The staff decided that, due to popular demand, to create a spin-off anime about the everyday life of Marulk and Ozen. The project is titled "Marulk's Everday" (Marulk no Nichijō).
Nanatsu no Taizai ~Hikari to Yami no Grand CrossThe mobile game is a "love simulation side scroll turn-based puzzle battle harlequin RPG" starring Diane-chan. Smartphones will need 7 terabytes of space to run the game.
【公式】七つの大罪~光と闇の交戦(ひかりとやみのグランドクロス)~ (@7taizai_GrandX) March 31, 2019
The girls of Laid-Back Camp decide to try camping in Antarctica. [Link]
Rascal x Madö King GranzörtThe mascot claims to be collaborating with Madö King Granzört to create an "all new" animation, Madö King Grascalute. [Link]
ReadyyyA new idol trio appears but they have a rather fishy smell...
Release the Spyce Secret Fragrance
The entire anime's premise is reworked to transform the lead characters into sushi chefs. [Link]
Shōjo Kageki Revue Starlight -Re LIVE-The song and dance revue troupe start a baseball team.
The animation studio announced a spin-off of Star ☆ Twinkle Precure starring Fuwa. [Link]
Uta Macross Sumaho De CultureThe rhythm game gets a new hard mode. [Link]
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