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July 30, 2014
The IDOLM@STER (アイドルマスター) director and character designer Atsushi Nishigori’s Newtype Magazine (02/2014) Haruka Amami cover art was featured on a huge poster in the magazine the following month.

The IDOLM@STER (アイドルマスター) director and character designer Atsushi Nishigori’s Newtype Magazine (02/2014) Haruka Amami cover art was featured on a huge poster in the magazine the following month.

July 30, 2014

Original animation drawings from Sword Art Online (ソードアート・オンライン) by the anime character designer and chief animation director Shingo Adachi (足立慎吾) included in Sword Art Online The Perfect Guide (Amazon US | JP). 

July 30, 2014
PriPara (プリパラ) spread featured in Animedia (08/2014) and illustrated by the character designer Shoji Hara (原将治).

PriPara (プリパラ) spread featured in Animedia (08/2014) and illustrated by the character designer Shoji Hara (原将治).

July 29, 2014

A couple of rather awesome Puella Magi Madoka Magica (魔法少女まどか★マギカ) fan art illustrations by Hiroshi Yakou (矢向宏志)—-animation director and key animator on A Certain Scientific Railgun S—-in the Coloring Book 4 Graffiti doujinshi.

July 29, 2014
Another cute Barakamon (ばらかもん) spread from Animedia Magazine (08/2014) featuring an illustration by key animator Mai Toda (戸田麻衣).

Another cute Barakamon (ばらかもん) spread from Animedia Magazine (08/2014) featuring an illustration by key animator Mai Toda (戸田麻衣).

July 29, 2014
Animator Yutaka Nakamura’s rather dark Heroman (ヒーローマン) tribute art, featured in the fan art collection O Spark. 

Animator Yutaka Nakamura’s rather dark Heroman (ヒーローマン) tribute art, featured in the fan art collection O Spark

July 28, 2014
A warm summer’s night with the guys of Kamigami no Asobi (神々の悪戯) is depicted in this Otomedia Magazine (08/2014) poster illustrated by animator Mariko Emori (江森真理子).

A warm summer’s night with the guys of Kamigami no Asobi (神々の悪戯) is depicted in this Otomedia Magazine (08/2014) poster illustrated by animator Mariko Emori (江森真理子).

July 28, 2014
Animated key frames of Scanty and Panty from Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt (パンティ&ストッキングwithガーターベルト) locked in the seemingly eternal struggle of good versus evil… Or just having a good old fashioned gun fight in episode #11.
The original animation drawings come from the Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt Animation Art Works (Amazon JP | US) book.

Animated key frames of Scanty and Panty from Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt (パンティ&ストッキングwithガーターベルト) locked in the seemingly eternal struggle of good versus evil… Or just having a good old fashioned gun fight in episode #11.

The original animation drawings come from the Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt Animation Art Works (Amazon JP | US) book.

July 28, 2014

Colored pencil cover art by Yasuomi Umetsu (梅津泰臣) for the GATCHAMAN novels written by Hideki Kakinuma (柿沼秀樹) and released in the mid-90’s.

July 27, 2014
Hiroyuki Imaishi’s fan art contribution to the Heroman (ヒーローマン) O Spark doujinshi, featuring Lina and Heroman!

Hiroyuki Imaishi’s fan art contribution to the Heroman (ヒーローマン) O Spark doujinshi, featuring Lina and Heroman!

July 27, 2014
New illustration spread from Shōnen Hollywood - Holly Stage for 49 (少年ハリウッド -HOLLY STAGE FOR 49-) in the August Otomedia Magazine illustrated by Yukiko Akiyama (秋山由樹子). 

New illustration spread from Shōnen Hollywood - Holly Stage for 49 (少年ハリウッド -HOLLY STAGE FOR 49-) in the August Otomedia Magazine illustrated by Yukiko Akiyama (秋山由樹子). 

July 26, 2014
New poster art from Sengoku Basara Judge End (戦国BASARA Judge End) with Date Masamune, illustrated by key animator Hiroko Seigan (西願宏子). Strung up or stretching? You decide!

New poster art from Sengoku Basara Judge End (戦国BASARA Judge End) with Date Masamune, illustrated by key animator Hiroko Seigan (西願宏子). Strung up or stretching? You decide!