Imagine a MMORPG that has become a global phenomenon, immersing millions of players in its online world over 11 editions. But what happens when something goes terribly wrong with the 12th expansion, and the hit RPG becomes a deadly "real people in jeopardy" situation as 30,000 players suddenly find themselves pulled permanently into the game's no longer fictional universe? Heroes will be born, leaders will rise and a new legend will be forged as sword and sorcery becomes real in LOG HORIZON!
Bored with life and considering it in the real world to be just a “crappy game,” savvy siblings Sora and Shiro have withdrawn into their own fantasy world filled with video games. It is because of this that they are summoned to another world by a boy calling himself “God.” It’s here in this world where Sora and Shiro’s abilities are put to the test. They are now in a world where their fate – and the fate of all humanity - is decided by game. Can they beat the hardest game they've ever played?
Tatsumi arrives in the Imperial Capital in hopes of earning money for his village. After becoming stranded in the streets, a wealthy family offers to take him in for the night. But when his would-be benefactors are attacked by a group of killers known as Night Raid, Tatsumi learns that beneath the thin veneer of the Capital lies a teeming hive of corruption. With nowhere else to turn, Tatsumi joins the Night Raid to help put a stop to the wicked ways of the Capital once and for all.
High school student Saiga's daily routine is disrupted when his family gets news that his Father's remains have been found after years of being missing near a triangular mountain in Japan that some believe is man-made. A meteor with a strange robotic lifeform falls from the sky and begins to cause destruction. This causes a bracelet from his father's research to activate and merge him with an ancient robot buried in the pyramid that's known as Reideen. Together, they will now help save humanity.
In a world where advanced magic known as Mana is used by all, those who lack this ability are considered societal outcasts known as Norma. When Princess Angelise Misurugi discovers that she herself is a Norma, her life of luxury is quickly turned into a living hell! Now, cast out from her homeland and sent to a secluded island, this kind-hearted princess will soon become a battle-hardened warrior whose determination will help her survive her battles against invaders from another dimension.
In 1973, alien invaders known as BETA nearly drove mankind to extinction. In response to this unstoppable threat, large humanoid arms called Tactical Surface Fighters were developed and deployed across the globe. After 30 years, the war continues with no end in sight, until the UN proposes a joint development program between Japan and the U.S.: The Prominence Project. Yui Takamura and Yuya Bridges, two pilots who have never met, soon find themselves recruited to take part in a new age of battle.
Raul’s long-time dream of becoming a hero is crushed when the Demon King is unexpectedly defeated. With a skill set that has been rendered useless and nowhere left to turn, Raul resigns himself to working at a magical electronics store. But when a new employee appears with a very interesting resume, Raul soon finds himself working side-by-side with none other than the Demon Lord’s daughter. Now, not only does Raul have to train his sworn enemy, but he’s stuck cleaning up her messes, too.
With his staggering encyclopedic memory for all things cute and cuddly, Shinichi Kanou is recruited to become an ambassador for moe to the Holy Eldant Kingdom. Shinichi is now in an alternate world with diplomatic credentials surrounded by cute elf maids and adorable dragons. Will this young otaku be able to contain himself? More importantly, how will the beings from the Eldant Kingdom react to this new ambassador? Tune in to find out in Outbreak Company!
Hiraga Saito was just a typical Japanese teenager when he was accidentally summoned to become the familiar of Louise Françoise Le Blanc de La Vallière, whose magical skills were so poor that she was called Louise the Zero. Now, however, Saito's distinguished himself as a hero, while Louise has started to get a handle on her ability to use Void magic. Will Louise end up hurting the one she… has a "professional relationship" with? Find out in FAMILIAR OF ZERO: KNIGHT OF THE TWIN MOONS!
The prestigious Areishia Spirit Academy has trained generation after generation of pure maidens in the art of spirit contracting. At this esteemed school, young ladies of noble birth gather to receive an education reserved for the most elite of students, and fulfill their dreams of earning the coveted position of elementalist. But this society of young elite ladies is soon turned on its head by the arrival of Kamito Kazehaya, the only male elementalist in the world!
After struggling to survive in a surreal existence they were suddenly thrown into, Shiroe and his friends have managed to restore order to Akihabara. After six months with the team gaining the trust of the many guilds that use the city as their base, they must now prepare for a tough winter ahead. Whatever they may decide, this world that was once a game for the players is now reality and they must decide what is best for each and every one of the members of the team.
Ever since Shoyo saw a short-statured volleyball pro dominate in a National Championship, he's been determined to become the next big thing in High School Volleyball. Unfortunately, he's barely played the game. The only time he was able to play in junior high, his team was defeated in their first and only match against a team lead by up-and-coming setter Tobio. Now in high school, Shoyo finally has a chance to join a real team. The catch is: he must learn to play on a team with his old nemesis.
While on her way to her first day of high school, Momoka Sonokawa has an unpleasant encounter with a wayward train pervert. But when a gun-wielding girl named Miou comes to her aid, Momoka soon discovers that not only does she go to the same school, but she happens to be the president of the Survival Game Club! Soon, Momoka finds herself sucked into joining this club full of weirdos and participating in their questionable events.
Being independent and living alone has come to Usa by way of his parents' new job placement. However, his hopes and dreams are soon dashed when Usa’s confronted with the indecent behavior of his lecherous neighbor, Shirosaki. Usa promised he wouldn’t complain if he could just live on his own...of course, he didn’t expect so much drama. And it certainly doesn’t help that dream girl Ritsu and Usa live in the same apartment complex, go to the same school, and the landlady is Ritsu’s grandaunt.
Best friends Haruka and Yuu have finally started high school only to find out it will be closing when they graduate. To ensure that Yuu remains closest to her, Haruka decides to explore their friendship further and kisses her. With their friendship strengthened, they go throughout the rest of high school with a bond only the closest of friends can share.
Erika is proud to let her friends know about the relationship she has with her not so real boyfriend. Living the lie, Erika crafts up this dream guy complete with pictures and everything. Little does she know, that guy, Sata Kyouya, is in her grade at the same school! Sata turns out to be quite the sadist and in order to keep up appearances she must go along with all of his demands.
Illya's normal life is suddenly halted by the Kaleidostick Ruby, a magical wand on the run from her former master who instantly decides that little Illya has all the right stuff to become the next great magical girl. However, Ruby's previous owner Rin Tohsaka isn't exactly thrilled to be de-wanded, especially since she's just accepted an assignment to collect the seven legendary Class Cards. It seems the only solution is for Illya to take up the task and learn the ropes under Rin's supervision.
Illya and Miyu are back for more magical girl action as they set out to stabilize the energy disruption caused by the Class Cards. But what starts out as a seemingly simple assignment quickly goes awry when Illya is suddenly split into two. Now, Illya’s dark counterpart is out for her life, and as the girls struggle to capture her, a new enemy appears to steal the Class Cards- and she means business!
Modern-day student Yoshiharu finds himself unexpectedly teleported back in time and smack dab in the middle of a battle. When a soldier sacrifices his life to save Yoshiharu, it’s up to him to fulfill his dying wish. But Yoshiharu hasn’t just gone back in time- he’s gone to an entirely different timeline altogether! Here, the warriors of old are instead beautiful young women, and the legendary warlord Nobunaga Oda is now the voluptuous Nobuna Oda- and she wants Yoshiharu to serve at her side.
Yuuji Kazami wants to live an ordinary life and transfers in as the first male student of Mihama Academy. Before his arrival the school has had only five female students, who have seemingly lived normal lives. However, like Yuuji each one of the girls has their own circumstances for being at Mihama and not all of them are welcoming of outsiders. Can these new peers make it to graduation day peacefully or will their pasts prove too great of an obstacle to overcome?
A new school year has started when Yuki meets Kaori. Everyone takes her as a coldhearted, shy shut-in, but Yuki finds out the truth. He comes to find out she has a certain disease where she forgets memories of her friends after seven days. Every week, her memories of her friends reset. Instead of trying to make friends, Kaori realizes that it's easier to be alone. From that point, Yuki decides to put forth the valiant effort to make friends with her over and over again.
High school student Kanade Amakusa suffers from a curse called "Absolute Choice,” which requires him to select an action from a list of options that appear before him at random. Unfortunately, Amakusa’s choices are limited to the weird and perverse, causing him to become something of a social outcast at school. But when a sudden choice on the way home from school causes a beautiful girl to fall out of the sky, Amakusa might’ve found the key to break his curse for good!
Riki Naoe and his teammates have finally achieved their goal of forming a full baseball team for the Little Busters. This time around, the personal mysteries and idiosyncrasies that have permeated the school and games begin to coalesce into something unexpected. A stunning truth is about to be revealed that will change everything in LITTLE BUSTERS! REFRAIN!
The cool, calm and collected student president, Maki, is the envy of every girl in school. Even tomboy Riko can’t help but begrudgingly respect her composure. But when Riko stumbles upon Maki making out with a body pillow, she learns that beneath Maki’s demeanor lies a very strange personality. Before she knows it, Riko finds herself stuck giving Maki a much-needed lesson in all things love, helping her with everything from simulations to hand-holding!
At Hekiyo Academy, all but one of the Student Council members are elected via popularity contests, and since teenagers think with hormones more often than intellects, those seats are filled by the attractive derrieres of the school's most beautiful girls! The lines between facts and fiction disappear and what REALLY happened will probably never be revealed except at the STUDENT COUNCIL'S DISCRETION!
Kobeni is your typical, completely normal high school girl. She plays sports and lives with her freewheeling mother and her older, eccentric sister, Benio. Due to an accident when she was young, Kobeni can't remember her childhood at all -- including the childhood friend who shows up on her 16th birthday with the news that her grandfather arranged their marriage.
Yoshioka Futaba has always had a complicated relationship with boys. But when the gentle Tanaka catches her eye, Futaba finds herself quickly falling in love. However, a misunderstanding causes Futaba's first love to be quickly crushed and before she can clear the air, he disappears from school, and it seems that Futaba's chance has slipped through her fingers for good. Now that she's in high school, a run-in with a familiar face brings up old memories and the chance to right past wrongs.
In a world where stunning beauty is menaced by evil, the up-and-coming empire struggles to defeat the empire of old and unite all races together in the dawning of a new age. Enter: Alka, a buxom assassin looking to exact revenge for the death of her teacher, Hon. She's on the hunt for his killer, Jin Valel, a demonic dame that kills without remorse. Nevertheless, they are a part of the same "Blade Clan," and Alka feels conflicted and sympathetic, as they are essentially one-in-the-same.
The life of an artist can be hard: Long, arduous hours working with only your thoughts and assistants to keep you company. In the case of overworked mangaka Aito his attempts to merge the two are so far unsuccessful. His priorities are askew and subjecting his assistants to his fantasies has taken precedent over work. Despite his abuse of power, his assistants are willing to play along. Thankfully, editor Mihari is there to keep him in line, from threatening to fire him to physical punishment.
Hotaru Ichijo should be having major culture shock after she goes from a school in Tokyo to a tiny little Asahigaoka School in the countryside. Even though its different, her maturity quickly helps her adjust as she makes friends with the students of her new school. As a result, Hotaru finds herself quite content in her new lifestyle. It's not the big city but there are still plenty of adventures to look forward to as Hotaru learns that "home" really is where the heart is in NON NON BIYORI.
In a parallel world where Japan hasn't privatized its railways, Naoto dreams of being a train conductor for the Japanese National Railways. He luckily manages to snag a job as a trainee for the Railways Security Force. However, Naoto’s expectations are quickly derailed when he finds that he has trouble telling who’s crazier- his coworkers or the criminals he’s supposed to catch! But when RJ, a sinister group, appears to seize control of the JNR, it’s up to him to get things back on track.
A place to call home is important to any young girl. For Nonoka Komiya, the first place she ever called home as a child was Lake Kiriya City, and she’s headed back. Sometime in the last seven years a mysterious saucer appeared hovering over the town and changed it drastically. The city is now split between folks who make money from saucer merchandise and those who don’t yet trust its presence. Things changed while Nonoka was gone; now it’s time to make sense of it all in CELESTIAL METHOD.
When William Twining breaks into his bankrupt family's vaults seeking funds for his tuition, he discovers that he's supposed to choose the interim ruler of Hell! That would be a bedeviling predicament under any circumstances, but when the bearer of said dread tidings is also hitting William up for the job... Well, it's just not a good thing. Nor is it easy to put the would-be Devil behind you, as the impish Dantalion quickly roots himself into William's school life.
With their final year of high school underway, small-town girl Toko Fukami and her friends are about to be thrown into the real world. Where most graduates are ready to leave their lives behind and blaze their own trails, Toko has always had just one dream: to take over her family-run glassmaking business. But the arrival of unusual transfer student Kakeru Okikura shatters Toko’s formerly rose-colored life, when he begins to claim that he can hear a voice that predicts the future.
Kohina Ichimatsu lives on her own and claims to be an emotionless doll who loves cup noodles. She decided to play the game Kokkuri-san and successfully summoned a fox ghost! The specter isn’t what Kohina was expecting… Unlike the legend, Kokkuri-san isn’t able to answer any questions! Well, not without using a search engine. With the addition of the ghost dog Inugami who is infatuated with Kohina and the old good-for-nothing raccoon dog Shigaraki, Kohina’s peaceful everyday life is over.
With the countries of Arandas and Ingelmia embroiled in a seemingly endless war, the creation of a new weapon may be the key to this battle’s end. When reckless mecha pilot Susumu saves a civilian caught in the crossfire of a battle, he unexpectedly finds himself as the pilot of the prototype weapon known as Argevollen. However, whether or not this new machine will be able to turn the tides of war will be up to Susumu himself.
After getting fired and barred from his previous profession, Mutta is forced to move back in with his parents. Meanwhile, the career of his kid brother Hibito is taking off as he trains to become an astronaut just like Mutta wanted to. But when Mutta receives an offer to train as an astronaut at JAXA, it seems like he might finally be getting the chance to live his dreams.
Aoi will never forget how she felt the day her high school animation club’s labor of love was shown at the cultural festival. But two years after graduating, she works as a production assistant for an animation studio, the reality of her job has somewhat diminished her enthusiasm. Despite the long hours and the daunting schedule, she still hopes to fulfill the promise she and her friends Ema, Shizuka, Misa, and Midori made: to one day reunite and make a real anime of their own as professionals!
When Sonico wakes up every morning she sees big things on the horizon. She's an incredibly busy young woman who somehow juggles modeling and working at her grandmother's bar while attending college AND performing lead vocals and playing the guitar in the all girl band Fastest Speed In Space. Get ready for the bounciest adventure ever as this three girl band shakes, rattles, rolls onto the Tokyo stage in Soni-Ani:: SUPER SONICO THE ANIMATION!
It’s the age-old tale: the girl’s into a guy that barely knows they exist. While all Sakura can think about is Nozaki, all he cares about is his manga publication deadline looming over his head. She unwittingly decides to help and become his assistant. Little did she know, but she now works for one of her favorite mangakas. Only she’s a he! And that’s the strange part; Nozaki is the creator of the popular shojo manga, Let's Have a Romance!, under the alias of Yumeno Sakiko.
In Japan, it is said that if you pray to a deity with sincerity, you will surely feel the divine presence. However, as the successor of the Saeki Inari Shrine, Makoto Saeki can do more than that, since she's been seeing and speaking with spirits, kami and other messengers of the Gods since her mother's funeral. Which can be difficult, especially when her classmates can't know about Gintarou, the fox-like Herald who's protects the Saeki shrine.
Right around the middle of the 19th century, the dark overlords of the Late Tokugawa Shogunate ruled Japan with an iron fist. Because of this, the top idols in Shinsengumi are ordered to sing only Heaven's Songs to brainwash and subjugate the masses, making writing or singing any songs besides Heaven's Songs a capital offense. Enter: Sakamoto Ryouma and his Masters of the martial art OF ROCK! They must take charge as they change the old ways of a grumpy old guard while singing for what is just!
Just because a kid likes to dance, doesn’t mean they’re fixated on it like Haneru! Haneru Tobitatsu dedicates all of his free time to busting a move at his favorite secret dance studio or studying his idol, Jay El. Little does Haneru know, he’s not the only one practicing his super sweet moves there. A young girl, Kanon Otosaki, also uses the private studio to practice her favorite thing on earth. Are they fated to be rivals or teammates? Watch TRIBE COOL CREW pop and lock it to find out!
You don't necessarily have to wear rose-colored glasses to get a better view of the world, you just have to wear glasses! That's the philosophy of Akira Soma, a high school student who breaks humanity into three kinds of people: those wear glasses, those who don't and girls. Fortunately pals Yukiya, adoring Mitsuki, dreamy Takuma and fashion lens wearing Hayato are more than happy to share Akira's vision of a bespectacled world, even if it sometimes means making a huge spectacle in MEGANEBU!
Koutaro Satomi finds a suspiciously cheap apartment, but his bargain soon turns out to be more than he’s bargained for when he discovers that his apartment is haunted by an adorable girl ghost! She wants him out, and a battle of the wills quickly ensues. But just when Koutaro thinks he’s gained the upper hand, he’s interrupted by the arrival of even more unwanted houseguests. Will Koutaro be able to take back control of his apartment, or will these strange new females stage a hostile takeover?
Dating sim champion Keima has more than proven his abilities in the real world after capturing the hearts of 14 girls, and freeing them of the stray spirits lurking within them. But when a goddess possessing Keima’s neighbor, Tenri, appears with a mission, Keima’s going to have to revisit the girls whose hearts he stole in order to find her five sisters and restore their powers. Meanwhile, a mysterious organization lurking in the shadows threatens these unsuspecting girls’ lives!
Years ago, Ryouta Murakami’s childhood friend Kuroneko claimed to have proof that aliens existed. But when tragedy strikes, Kuroneko dies and Ryouta is seriously injured. Now a high school student, Ryouta still looks to the stars in hopes of proving Kuroneko right. But when a new student who looks eerily similar to his deceased friend transfers into his class, Ryouta soon discovers that the answer to “is there life out there?” may be much closer than he thinks, and in a way he never expected.
The arrival of foreign ships on the shores of Japan has been thwarted by giant robots called Onigami, and what would have been The Meiji Restoration has been completely erased from history. Now, in this new Japan isolated from the rest of the world, one man has the power to summon forth the might of the Onigami once again... as long as he remains a virgin. But with a beautiful ninja warrior at his side, will Keiichiro be able to focus long enough to defeat the evil forces now threatening Japan?
It was written in the stars the day Momoko came down the river, floating inside a giant peach found by an old childless couple. Although her fate might not yet be known to her, she was brought to this village to defend it. Along with her talking pet dog, monkey, and pheasant – who just happen to also be gods – Momoko must protect and recover the Michimi Peach Fragments that are scattered all over Japan before its pieces fall into the wrong hands.