knittingknots (knittingknots) wrote,
knittingknots
knittingknots

  • Music:

Ran across this bit o' Inuyasha news

A new 30-minute Inuyasha anime short, "Black Tessaiga" ("Kuroi Tessaiga"), will premiere during the Rumiko Takahashi Exhibit of original drawings from the famed manga creator (Inuyasha, Ranma 1/2, Maison Ikkoku, Urusei Yatsura) on July 30. Takahashi ended her Inuyasha time-traveling fantasy manga in Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine last month, and the television anime adaptation ended in September of 2004. Yomiuri TV's anime producer Michihiko Suwa (Inuyasha, Detective Conan, Kekkaishi, Black Jack, City Hunter, Angel Heart) made the announcement in his "Swatch no Anime Diary" blog on July 9.

The new anime short is named after Tessaiga ("iron-crushing fang"), the signature sword of the half-human, half-dog-demon main character Inuyasha. The cast members assembled for the first time since the last film, December 2004's Inuyasha the Movie 4: Fire on the Mystic Island, to record their new dialogue on July 8. After the recording session, 16 members of the cast and staff went out to eat and re-connect with each other.

The "It's a Rumic World" exhibit will run from July 30 to August 11 at the Matsuya Ginza department store branch in Tokyo's upper-class Ginza shopping district. Viz Media distributes the manga and anime versions of Inuyasha in North America.

Source: Saishin Anime Jōhō



Source


(I've heard rumours that her next manga project would be announced at this exhibition as well, but nothing I could cite)
Tags: inuyasha
Subscribe

  • Odd day

    This morning, about 5 am, I go to the back door to let my dog go out. I could clearly hear some coyotes ki-yi-ing. It's really a strange and…

  • Happiness is...

    Happiness is finishing a long editing assignment. Yay! Time to put away the red ink for a little while. Maybe tomorrow I can enjoy snow and cocoa…

  • Insecurities, Writing and the like....

    Today, as I've been doing some escapism with a reading pigout ( I read all 75 chapters of The Phoenix Blade: Time Lapse in less than a 48 hour…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 12 comments

  • Odd day

    This morning, about 5 am, I go to the back door to let my dog go out. I could clearly hear some coyotes ki-yi-ing. It's really a strange and…

  • Happiness is...

    Happiness is finishing a long editing assignment. Yay! Time to put away the red ink for a little while. Maybe tomorrow I can enjoy snow and cocoa…

  • Insecurities, Writing and the like....

    Today, as I've been doing some escapism with a reading pigout ( I read all 75 chapters of The Phoenix Blade: Time Lapse in less than a 48 hour…