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AnimeNation.net: Strike Witches fans! Another season of your favorite show is coming. There’s a promotional image out there showing what looks like a Strike Witches 2 series coming out in the summer. This looks to be confirmed, thanks to an article in Megami Magazine (source: ANN) in which Kadokawa Shoten mentioned plans for a second Strike Witches series this summer.
ANN: The New York International Children’s Film Festival has long been known for airing fine anime films for kids (like Hayao Miyazkai’s work), but this year they’re oudoing themselves with a number of American premieres. Starting February 26, they’ll be showing:
- Summer Wars
- Mai Mai Miracle
- Oblivion Island: Haruka and the Magic Mirror
- Time of Eve [Eve no Jikan]
AnimeNation.net: A bit of gaming news: according to a Nintendo announcement, a new “
ANN: Some sad news: Keiko Tobe has passed away. She was the author of the manga With the Light, a sensitive portrayal of the struggles of raising an autistic child. She was 52.