Anime Rapid Pulse for the Week of 2/3/18

Welcome to the Anime Rapid Pulse for the week of February 3, 2018! This is a roundup of anime news stories that take care of themselves by the headlines alone. Not all news stories need paragraphs upon paragraphs to get the point across, but sometimes they are too important to be ignored. The Anime Rapid Pulse solves this by just rapid firing those news stories to you in one convenient post!

  • Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash Collector’s Edition Blu-Ray releases on Monday
  • Magicannon Girl MK IV Manga Resumes on May 2
  • Dead Dead Demon’d Dededede-Destruction Manga goes back on hiatus
  • Captain Tsubasa: Kids Dream manga launches on April 6
  • No anime win the 45th annual Annie Awards
  • Gintama manga has 55 million copies in print
  • My Hero Academia manga has 13 million copies in print
  • Live-Action Marmalade Boy movie casts Mio Yuuki as Meiko Akizuki
  • Akagi live-action series set to debut on May 25
  • Crunchyroll adds Darker Than Black: Ryuusei no Gemini, Steins;Gate and Psychic School Wars to catalogue
  • Maerchan Maedchen anime’s episode count listed at 12
  • Attack on Titan Compilation to release in cinemas on February 21
  • Gan Gan Ganko-chan anime debuts on February 4
  • Aggretsuko anime debuts worldwide on Netflix on April 20
  • Cute High Earth Defense Club: Happy Kiss! anime debuts in April
  • Battle Spirits Double Drive: Rokudai Kiseki-hen manga ends
  • Voltron: Legendary Defenders’ fifth season will debut on Netflix on March 2
  • Kakegurui: Compulsive Gambler manga has 4 million copies in print
  • Kakegurui: Compulsive Gambler anime is now available on Netflix
  • Maido! Urayasu Yekkin Kazoku manga ends
  • Buddy Go! manga ends in 3 chapters
  • Dinosaur King returns to US television on February 5
  • Seraph of the End is now available on Netflix
  • Sword Art Online Progressive manga will end on February 28, will make an announcement
  • Log Horizon’s 11th novel listed with a March release time frame
  • Last Period smartphone game gets tv anime in April

That’s going to wrap things up for this week. News headlines were compiled from Anime News Network and Crunchyroll

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Josh (or J.J. as some have come to call him), is a long-time geek culture enthusiast with a deep passion for anime, manga and Japanese culture. Josh also has a Bachelor of Arts in Game Design and is a creative writer who has created original content for over 20 years! He is also the author of the original English light novel Final Hope.