Summer is here and so is a large announcement of upcoming anime to be released this summer in Japan!
Some people may notice Highschool DxD or the second season of Monogatari series. Monogatari Series: Second Season, is an adaptation of the manga series of the same name. But also a sequel to the Nisemonogatari series. Nisemonogatari has received critical acclaim from fans of the series and its prequel; Bakemonogatari, has also received critical acclaim. So far the entire Monogatari series has done fairly well with the content it produces and gives to its fans. The new season will air on June 5th, 2013
Highschool DxD is about a perverted boy named Issei Hyodo whose wish is to have his own Harem. During a date with a girl, he is brutally attacked by her and killed when it turns out shes actually a fallen angel. He is later reincarnated by a devil and is told she is now his master. And throughout the series he must witness angels and devils battle it out among the high school. The 1st season has been met with generally positive reviews from users on multiple websites. The second season will air July 7, 2013.
Any series from the Spring season will carry over and finish during the Summer. Toaru Kagaku no Railgun and Shingeki no Kyojin (Attack on Titan) have both received critical acclaim from users across anime sites and anime critics.
People will be happy to hear that the extremely popular Gintama Series will release a movie this Summer. Ginatama currently has multiple seasons on the top 30 list on Myanimelist.net. Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae wo Bokutachi wa Mada Shiranai. Movie will also be released this summer. The movie will be basically the T.V series retold from a ghost named Menma’s point of view, so basically an adaptation of the original series, Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae wo Bokutachi wa Mada Shiranai. The original series has been met with critical acclaim and is one of the highest rated series on Myanimelist.net.
OVAs for Ghost in the Shell, Little Busters!, Fairy Tail and Mirai Nikki have been announced also for the summer season.