Anime Rapid Pulse for the Week of 2/17/18

Welcome to the Anime Rapid Pulse for the week of February 17, 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!

  • Laid-Back Camp’s first home media release to include Episode 0 OVA
  • Sword Art Online: Alicization anime to cover the entire Alicization arc
  • Dagashi Kashi manga has 3 million copies in print
  • Sekirei 365 manga ends on March 16
  • Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale movie is now available on Netflix
  • Chronus Ruler manga ends serialization in Japan, continues in China
  • Yo-kai Watch anime enters the “Shadowside” story arc in April
  • Kiss Him, Not Me manga has ended
  • Alita: Battle Angel film has been delayed until December 21
  • Eureka 7: Hi-Evolution film’s cinema screenings have been cancelled
  • Fuuka manga ends in 7 chapters
  • A new Irregular at Magic High School manga will launch on April 27
  • Magi: Adventure of Sinbad manga begins epilogue arc on February 28
  • Memoirs of Amorous Gentlemen manga will end on March 8
  • Cyberdimension Neptunia game gets worldwide release on Steam on February 27
  • Mamoru Hosoda’s Mirai anime film to air in the U.S. sometime this fall

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 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.