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    Saint Seiya: Saintia Shō Spinoff Manga



    Getting A Anime

    The official website of Akita Shoten's Champion RED magazine revealed on Thursday that an anime adaptation of Chimaki Kuori's Saint Seiya: Saintia Shō spinoff manga has been green-lit. The website does not reveal the anime's format (such as film, television, video anime, or net anime,)

    Champion RED teased last month that it will have an important announcement for the Saint Seiya franchise.

    The manga is set immediately after the main storyline's Sanctuary arc after the defeat of Gemini Saga from Masami Kurumada's original Saint Seiya manga, but before the Posieidon arc. However, whereas the original manga followed a boy named Seiya and other Saints who fight to protect the goddess Athena, the new...

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    New Bleach Novel by Durarara's Ryohgo Narita



    Slated For Spring

    Shueisha reported on Tuesday that the upcoming Bleach novel by Ryohgo Narita (Baccano!, Durarara!!) is slated for next spring. The announcement also revealed the cover art (seen below) for Makoto Matsubara's separate December 27 Bleach: WE DO knot ALWAYS LOVE YOU novel based on Tite Kubo's manga.

    Narita's novel centers on Shūhei Hisagi. Shūhei must throw himself into a new fight as the mystery that Kaname Tōsen left behind resurfaces. The story will reveal more details about the four noble families, the Soul King, Arrancar, and Fullbringers. Narita previously wrote the two-volume Bleach: Spirits Are Forever With You novel series, which Shueisha published in 2012.

    Matsubara's novel will...

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    2 Upcoming Bleach Novels



    More Details Revealed

    The combined second and third issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is revealing more details on Monday for the novels that Makoto Matsubara and Ryohgo Narita (Baccano!, Durarara!!) are writingfor Tite Kubo's Bleach manga.

    Matsubara is writing the Bleach: WE DO knot ALWAYS LOVE YOU novel, which will center on Rukia and Renji's wedding ceremony in Soul Society. The novel will ship on December 27. Matsubara previously wrote the Bleach: The Death Save The Strawberry novel (pictured at right), which Shueisha published in 2012.

    Narita's novel centers on Shūhei Hisagi. Shūhei must throw himself into a new fight as the mystery that Kaname Tōsen left behind resurfaces. The...

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    Nakaba’s Nanatsu Creator of "The Seven Deadly Sins" Hospitalized



    Manga Hiatus Until January

    The first issue of Weekly Shonen Magazine for 2017 is announcing that Suzuki Nakaba’s Nanatsu no Taizai manga will be going on hiatus until January. The manga will be taking a break due to surgery which Nakaba will be undergoing. As such there is no chapter scheduled for Nanatsu no Taizai in the upcoming issue of Weekly Shonen Magazine. As a replacement however the magazine will carry a special 4 page omake in lieu of the chapter.

    Message to Nanatsu no Taizai readers:

    Like always, thank you very much for reading “The Seven Deadly Sins”. Due to Nakaba-sensei hospitalization as a result of surgery, “The Seven Deadly Sins” will be in hiatus for a while. Please, do...

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    JustAnime 2016 Site Awards



    Vote For Your Favorite Members Now!

    Vote now in the 2016 site awards! We are voting for people in different fields and awarding members and staff alike for their extraordinary contributions to the community.

    Here's how it works:

    Copy the below list and place a forum members name, whoever you think fits best, next to each category.
    Send your votes to @JAN Admin and they will be reviewed by staff.
    The votes will be tallied throughout the month. One vote equals one point.
    The top 3 people (and a 4th place honorable mention) in each category will be recognized by the entire community for their contributions

    Here's the list that we are recognizing this year. Try your best to fill out all of them. You may leave selections blank if you are unsure who to vote...