The Anime Committee has been hard at work reviewing new anime for the library. Here are some new and upcoming titles:
AKB0048: In a future where planets have banned concerts and pop music idols, interplanetary group AKB0048 fights the entertainment ban to bring music to the oppressed masses. For fans of J-Pop music, especially the idol group AKB48.
Devil May Cry: Based on the video game series of the same name, follow Dante as he runs his devil-hunting business.
Girls & Panzer: A light-hearted high school slice-of-life story… with girls in tanks.
Kids on the Slope: Enjoy Yoko Kanno‘s invigorating soundtrack as three teenagers explore jazz in 1960s Japan.
Aria the Natural: A sequel to the Aqua manga. Take in the breathtaking scenery of Neo Venezia as Akari and her friends train to become gondola tour guides for the city.
Say “I Love You”: A romantic comedy about first loves. Recommended for fans of Kimi ni Todoke.
Gintama: The Movie: Based off of the Benizakura Arc of the samurai action/comedy series Gintama, Gintoki and his friends go on a mission to take down rebel leader Shinsuke Takasugi. Fans of shonen series like Bleach and Naruto should enjoy the unique characters and fast-paced battle scenes.
Uta no Prince-Sama: Following her dream to be a songwriter, Haruka attends a training school for idols. There she has to choose one idol to write for. The only question is, who? If you like series with lots of gorgeous guys, UtaPri delivers, with ten times the normal amount of sparkles.
While keeping an eye out for these to appear in the catalog, have a look through our current anime collection here.
Do you have suggestions for anime or manga for the Library to add to the collection? Please feel free to write them in the comments, or try our Suggest a Purchase form on the CCPL website!