News Roundup for August 19th, 2014

Not All Indie Anime Need Kickstarter

A young producer, animator, CG artist, voice actor and writer make a solemn vow over doughnuts to take the anime world by storm in Shirobako, an original TV series from P.A. WORKS. Will their show set the world on fire, or will they get too sidetracked having slice-of-life misadventures to finish it? Find out when they put their elbows to the easel in October.

Official homepage: http://shirobako-anime.com/

F Lovecraft

Aw Nyaruko, don't look so squicked out! I know you're willing to put up with Kuuko if it means more screen time with Mahiro--which is exactly what she'll get in the new OVA, Nyaruko: Crawling With Love F. But what could the "F" stand for? Freakout? Foot massage? For the win? All will be revealed soon!

Official homepage: http://www.nyaruko.com/ 

Show Me Your Moves

Have you always wanted to express yourself through song and dance but never had the chance? Well today's your lucky day because Locodol anime is holding a contest where viewers send in their rendition of the "Uogokoro-kun Song" featured in the anime. Don't worry, the moves are so simple that you can pull them off even when wearing a dumpy blue suit.

Official homepage: http://columbia.jp/locodol/contest.html

Write Your Pen Pals the Good News

Season 2 of Kin-iro Mosaic was announced back in April and they've finally released a teaser to assure us that yes, the show IS in production. We still don't know when it'll air, but when it does it'll usher in a new golden age of yuri anime.

Official homepage: http://www.kinmosa.com/

The Wait is Nearly Over

The upcoming Japanese Blu-ray box set for Waiting in the Summer has just what fans have been holding out for--a bonus OVA episode that looks to be an epilogue detailing what happens after all the lead characters split up. We'll have to wait for the August 29th release to know for sure!

Official homepage: http://www.ichika-ichika.com/

Disco is Not a Sin

Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha studio Seven Arcs returns to the small screen this fall with an anime adaptation of the manga Trinity Seven. Mild-mannered high school student Arata Kasuga and his cousin are sucked into another dimension and to get her back Arata must enroll in an academy ruled by seven sexy witches that each rule a different school of magic. Will he master the seven deadly sins, or fall under their spell?

Official homepage: http://www.trinity-7.com