Ufotable Announces New Fate/stay night Project

The animation studio Ufotable has announced that it will be producing a new Fate/stay night project; it is unclear what form this project will take as of yet, but it will likely be a new anime series.

The studio previously produced an anime adaptation of Fate/zero, the prequel series of Fate/stay night, in 2011, which was in released in North America on Blu-ray, and will be available on DVD and Blu-ray with an English dub later this year. Ufotable also provided the anime openings for the PS Vita port of Fate/stay night: Réalta Nua.

Animation from Ufotable’s work on Fate/stay night: Réalta Nua:

Il Sole Penetra le Illusioni Anime Promo Released

The official website for the Il Sole Penetra le Illusioni or Gen’ei o Kakeru Taiyo (The Sun Penetrates the Illusions) anime series has released its first promotional video. The series is set to be released in July.

The main cast will be voiced by Mai Kadowaki (Fate/Zero‘s Illyasviel von Einzbern), Eri Kitamura (Blue Exorcist‘s Izumo Kamiki), Sora Tokui (Tantei Opera Milky Holmes‘ Nero Yuzurisaki), and Yuiko Tatsumi (Cuticle Detective Inaba‘s Noa). Some of the staff have also been announced; Gomoku Akatsuki is the character designer, Haruyasu Akagi is the producer, Hidenori Tanaka is handling the series’ scenario, and Hitoshi Sakimoto is the composer.

The basic plot follows a group of girls who solve mysteries of this world by using mystical tarot cards that hold the power to read destinies. However, more information on the project will be revealed at the Anime Contents Expo 2013 in Chiba on 30 March. The website did, however, reveal some visuals of the series.

Garden of Sinners: Gospel in the Future Trailer Released

A trailer for the anime adaptation of Garden of Sinners: Gospel in the Future (Kara no Kyoukai: Mirai Fukuin) has been released. Garden of Sinners: Gospel in the Future is a side story of the original novel series by Kinoko Nasu (Fate/Zero). The story follows Shiki Ryogi, a teenage girl who possesses the “Mystic Eyes of Death Perception”, a supernatural ability that allows her to see the inherent mortality of everything in existence and kill the object by destroying its origin.

The supernatural novel series already has one anime adaptation and seven films in its franchise.

Second Promo for Magical Girl Sisters Yoyo and Nene Anime Film Released

The official website for the Majocco Shimai no Yoyo to Nene (Magical Girl Sisters Yoyo and Nene) fantasy anime film, previously under the working title of Majocca Classical (Traditional Magical Fantasy), has released a second promotional video.

The anime film is a collaboration project between the anime studio ufotable (Fate/Zero) and King Records’ Starchild label (Bodacious Space Pirates). The story follows two magical sisters: the great Picture Book Level witch Yoyo and the best Practice Book Level witch Nene.

Click here to watch the first trailer.