Weekend Wrapup: 21/Apr - 27/Apr

posted on by Jon Hayward
This week we have a very abbreviated wrapup due to unreliable internet connections in tropical countries. New Australian acquisition announcements, more Infinite Stratos and Medaka Box's manga has concluded;

First off we have the acquisitions from last weekend's Supanova Gold Coast starting with Hanabee's announcement of Anohana - The Flower We Saw That Day, to be released as a subtitle only release at some point in the near future.

Secondly we have Madman's new acquisitions with Sankarea, My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU and Psycho-Pass to be released. Also My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU is being streamed online through the Madman Screening Room.

The IS All-Night festival event confirmed that a second season of Infinite Stratos, to be called Infinite Stratos 2. They have also released a short announcement video for the new series.

For fans that need more pointy noses and "zawa zawa" in their lives, after a fourteen month hiatus, Gambling Apocalypse Kaiji will resume publishing in this week's issue of Kodansha's Young Magazine.

It has been revealed that Genshiken: Second Season will be produced at Production I.G. (different from the previous series.) The second season will be directed by Tsutomu Mizushima (Girls und Panzer, Squid Girl, XXXHOLiC, Genshiken OAV, episode director on first Genshiken) alongside previous series script supervisor Michiko Yokote and new character designer Junichiro Taniguchi (Yondemasu yo, Azazel-san, Natsuyuki Rendezvous, Mudazumo Naki Kaikaku).

And finally the "grand finale" of NisiOisin and Akira Akatsuki's Medaka Box was published this week. Both NisiOisin and Akatsuki expressed their appreciation and thanks to all the fans for following the manga to its end.

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