Welcome to the Anime Rapid Pulse for the week of January 6, 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!

Let’s begin…

  • Chio-chan no Tsūgakuro TV anime premieres in April
  • Ani ni Aisaresugite Komattemasu manga ends in four chapters
  • Crunchyroll streams How to Keep a Mummy anime
  • A Sister’s All You Need spinoff manga set to end in the the 3rd volume
  • Real Account manga to have an important announcement on January 17
  • Gekiman Mazinger Z-hen manga resumes on January 12
  • Everyone’s Getting Married manga set to resume in February
  • Hajimete no Gai manga has 600,000 copies in print
  • Ms. Koizumi Loves Ramen Noodles anime set to have twelve episodes
  • Kabukibu manga ends
  • Young Black Jack manga resumes in February
  • Isekai Hotei manga ended by author
  • Shudan! manga ends in Weekly Shounen JUMP
  • GKIDS licenses Lu Over the Wall, ‘Night is Short, Walk on Girl anime films
  • Hataraku Oniisan!/Working Buddies! anime gets spinoff manga in January
  • Strike Witches: Kiseki no Rinbukyoku game app ends service
  • elDLIVE manga enters final season on February 5
  • The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess manga returns on February 26
  • Attack on Titan manga has 71 million copies in print
  • Yokai Watch Shadowside film remains at #2 a the box office for it’s second week
  • Fate/Extella Link game gets a release date of June 7
  • Comiket 93 attracted 550,000 attendees
  • Crunchyroll to simulcast Working Buddies anime
  • Fifth “Haikyu!!” Stage Play will be the last one for Karasuno High cast members
  • Dempagumi.inc performs “The Disastrous Life of Saiki K.” 2nd season ED
  • Kim Jong-un likes Slam Dunk and Dragon Ball
  • Anime characters were among names in illegal Net Neutrality FCC comments

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


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Josh Piedra

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.