Emotions run high and the reading material turns lewd in a turbulent new trailer for O Maidens in Your Savage Season (known in Japan as Araburu Kisetsu no Otome-domo yo), an upcoming TV anime based on the manga written by Mari Okada and illustrated by Nao Emoto about a girls' high school literature club that gets awkward when sex is the subject matter. Hit the jump to check it out.
O Maidens in Your Savage Season (known in Japan as Araburu Kisetsu no Otome-domo yo), a manga written by Mari Okada and illustrated by Nao Emoto about a group of teenage girls in a high school literature club experiencing the pangs of adolescent romance, is being adapted into a TV anime. Hit the jump to learn more.
Mari Okada's directorial debut, Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms, has had its US theater run, generating many tears in the eyes of viewers along the way. Now, with the film's Blu-Ray release coming in 2019, we take a moment to look back on Maquia, the ways it moved us, and the lessons it has to teach. Hit the jump to relive the journey!
Mari Okada, a prominent female writer who's behind powerful works like AnoHana and Iron-Blooded Orphans, returns with her first work as a director: Maquia: Where the Promised Flower Blooms! Releasing this week across North America, here we are to give you our thoughts and all the details!
Here there be dragons! Character goods maker MOVIC is rolling out a limited run of made-to-order dragon plushies featuring one of the main characters of Dragon Pilot - Hisone and Masotan, an original TV anime that is coming to U.S. Netflix on September 21, 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.
Every year, The Annecy International Animated Film Festival transforms France into the temporary world capitol for animation. Next week, the festival will be hosting a second annual summit for women in animation. With creative staff for animated projects being comprised of more and more women each year, we explore what these shifting dynamics mean for the animation industry at large.
Renowned anime writer Mari Okada (The Anthem of the Heart and Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day) makes her directorial debut with Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms. Read on for the latest details.