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Recommended Anime of January 2013

A few weeks delay of the post but now here we are. Wonder how you like the winter season, and how many series you have followed. We have some really good ones like Tamako Market, Chihayafuru and some of them even surprised us with a really attractive story like Kotoura-san. If you haven’t checked out the new series, jump to our preview guide for a detailed description of them. Also, we have a Poll for you to pick up your favorite series of 2012, don’t forget to send us your votes.

Kyoto Imperial Park (Kyoto Gyoen)

Best Places to See Fall Foliage in Kyoto

Colorful leaves everywhere; beautiful climate and cool atmosphere signify the approach of Fall. And with the fall season each of us are tempted to take a tour to see some of the most charming places in the world. Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan has well preserved many of its ancient structures thus drawing millions of tourists every year who love to experience Japan’s glorious past. Below is a list of the best places to visit in Kyoto during this fall.

Steins;Gate Film on April 20

Steins;Gate Film on April 20

The official Steins;Gate website announced today that the Steins;Gate Fuka Ryoiki no déjà-vu movie will be available on April 20, 2013. Steins;Gate is about a group of friends who have innovated their microwave so that it can send text messages into the past.

Little Busters! Second Season Announced

Little Busters! Second Season Announced

According to the Poll on Biglobe regarding the favorite Anime of Fall 2012, the second season of TV Anime Little Busters! was announced. Actually it’s not something new since we have already covered the comment from Kawase Kohei, the producer of the series three months ago in a web radio. It was clearly indicated that a new season will be available and will cover the entire senario of all your favorite characters. However, we are not sure whether the characters from Little Busters! EX will be covered. Judging from the current progress, only the stories of two main female protagonists were covered, the possibility is a bit low.

Code Geass Boukoku no Akito 2 Postponed

Code Geass Boukoku no Akito 2 Postponed

The official website for Code Geass: Boukoku no Akito 2 has announced that the second episode from spring 2013 to summer 2013. The anime’s production team greatly apologized for this delay and said more details will be later announced on the show’s official website and twitter account when they are decided.

Gundam: The Origin TV Anime in 2014

Gundam: The Origin TV Anime in 2014

According to Monthly Gundam Ace magazine, TV Anime of Gundam: The Origin will be aired in 2014. The Anime adaptation of the series was actually announced quite a while ago and we are more than happier to learn about the approximate date. Written by Yoshikazu Yasuhiko, the original Manga is retelling the original Gundam 1979 series which is definitely a must watch to a Gundm fans. For those of you are serious enough, you can go and check out Wikipedia for the detail of the story.

Tantei Opera Milky Holmes Third Season in Summer 2013

Tantei Opera Milky Holmes Third Season in Summer 2013

The third season of Tantei Opera Milky Holmes was announced in the Bushiroad press conference to air in the summer of 2013. This was confirmed by the co-creator and animation director of the show, Rei Kodama, on Twitter. The new season will have a new milky holmes sisters group that includes new characters.

Silver Spoon TV Anime Announced

Silver Spoon TV Anime Announced

Announced in 2013’s 7th issue of Shogakukuans Weekly Shounen Sunday Magazine, Silver Spoon, the Manga from Hiromu Arakawa most famous for her work on Fullmetal Alchemist will be adapted into a TV Anime this July on Fuji TV’s Noitamina block (00:45 to 1:45 Friday morning). There has been an official website launched but no further news on anything as of yet.

Genshiken Nidaime Anime Announced

Genshiken Nidaime Anime Announced

The Manga magazine Afternoon, known for Ah! My Goddess, has announced that Genshiken: Second Season sequel Manga (Genshiken Nidaime) will be getting a new Anime adaptation. Written by Shimoku Kio, the Manga has been publishing since June 25, 2002 and follows the adventures of a college club called “The Society for the Study of Modern Visual Culture”. The club is a combination of love for all things Otaku. The club includes a cosplayer, a hardcore Otaku, a member’s girlfriend who isn’t really an Otaku, and many more.

Joujuu Senjin!! Mushibugyo TV Anime Announced

Joujuu Senjin!! Mushibugyo TV Anime Announced

The ninth issue of Shogakukan’s Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine which is set to come out on the 30th of January is going to confirm the Joujuu Senjin!! Mushibugyo, the Manga of Hiroshi Fuduka is being adapted into TV Anime. I’m not a follower of the Manga but after seeing the little Anime commercial for the Manga in 2011 I have to admit that my interest has been peaked.