News Roundup for July 2nd, 2015

Every Episode is a Hot Spring Episode

Hot spring fairy Hakone-chan descended to earth long ago but she's been asleep the whole time so she still looks like a young girl! Imagine the surprise of our protagonist when he wakes her up and agrees to help her regain her powers. Expect good, clean laughs when director Yuji Yanase (Himegoto) delivers his anime adaptation of gag manga Onsen Yosei Hakone-chan this October.

Official homepage: http://www.hakone-chan.jp/

Turn the Tide of War

Reenact your favorite battles from The Heroic Legend of Arslan when the Dynasty Warriors crossover game, Arslan Senki x Musou, arrives for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 on September 17.

Official homepage: http://www.gamecity.ne.jp/arslan-musou/

ZAWA ZAWA

Professional figure skater Nobunari Oda bets his celebrity career on this commercial for a tie-up between smartphone game Tokyo Casino Project and gambling manga Kaiji. I bet he's got a magnet in that prosthetic nose that lets him manipulate the roulette! (Please be careful with in-app purchases or your debts may force you to play out the events of Kaiji in real life.)

Official homepage: http://colopl.co.jp/casinoproject/

Who Doesn't Love Surprises?

From the popular browser game Touken Ranbu Online comes a Nendoroid of the sword warrior who loves surprising people, Tsurumaru Kuninaga! He comes with three different expression parts including his standard expression, a combat expression as well as a playful laugh for whenever he successfully surprises someone!

Nendoroid - Touken Ranbu Online: Tsurumaru Kuninaga [Orange Rouge]
Pre-painted Posable Figure
ize: Approx. H100mm (non-scale)
Material: ABS, PVC

Transmute Your Style

These Full Metal Alchemist-inspired sneakers from Super Groupies give you a choice between Edward red or Roy Mustang blue though honestly you can't go wrong with either. The heavy-duty lace hooks and magic symbol brand on the side are just the most obvious examples of the amazing detail you'll find at the webshop below.

Official homepage: http://www.super-groupies.com/feature/detail.php?id=161

The Golden Years

Yami's loved black ever since she was a kid, although it looks she picked up her fascination with belts later on in life. Ah, she was so innocent back then--she didn't even know what taiyaki tasted like!

To Love-Ru Darkness - Golden Darkness -Childhood Days- 1/6 Complete Figure [WING]
Pre-painted Complete Figure
cale: 1/6
Size: Approx. H200mm
Material: ABS, PVC