Date: 2004 December 04 12:09
Posted by Joe
Newtype USA Vol. 3, Issue 12 Out Now
The folks from Newtype USA have just sent us details for their December issue, which is out now. It has a cover feature on Ah! My Goddess, with details on the OVAs, the movie and the TV series which is currently being produced in Japan.
Other features include details on shows like Chrono Crusade, Samurai 7, Wolf's Rain and Gankutsuou.
The Otaku News Crew recommend that you take a look at the two page feature on Howl's Moving Castle, which has some nice shots of the Ghibli artwork and we also suggest you read their Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide, since that way you'll know what to buy us for Christmas! ^_-
Press release as follows:
Newtype USA grants your divine wish with a heavenly holiday issue!
Exclusive look at the new Ah! My Goddess TV show
Plus! The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide
HOUSTON, December 3, 2004—Finish the year with a bang with the latest issue of Newtype USA, the top-selling anime magazine in the English-speaking world! The December issue of NTUSA begins with an exclusive cover story on Ah! My Goddess, a fan-favorite classic from revolutionary anime studio AIC. Along with details on the Goddess OVAs and movie (as well as and other seminal works from studio AIC), the feature includes an exclusive first look at the new TV series being produced in Japan right now!
The holiday fun continues with NTUSA's ultimate gift guide! Whether you're a naïve newbie or an anime aficionado, this guide will help you navigate your way to the perfect picks for any type of anime fan! Shopping will be easy after you peruse these pages, full of top anime choices, hot manga and cool video game selections—plus plenty of stocking stuffers!
The presents keep piling up in the star-studded December issue, with tons of features, news and reviews, including:
- Stellar features on terrific titles like Chrono Crusade, Samurai 7, Wolf's Rain, Gankutsuou and much more!
- Movies YOU demand, including Saiyuki: Requiem, Steamboy and Howl's Moving Castle
- A sneak peek at 6 new anime in Japan!
- Review crazy! 55 new reviews of anime, manga, games, movies and more!
- The official art of Stellvia
- Bonus DVD with a full subbed/dubbed episode of Peacemaker Kurogane and a special extended trailer for Saiyuki: Requiem!
- Hot centerfold of Motoko Kusanagi from Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex
- The third installment of the exclusive Lagoon Engine Einsatz manga insert!
Newtype USA Vol. 3, Issue 12 is available as of Dec. 1, 2004.
About Newtype USA:
Newtype USA is the official English-language version of Newtype, Japan's #1 source for information about anime and manga. Newtype USA includes all the best Japanese content translated, plus loads of original U.S. material: anime, manga, music, game, toy and model reviews, feature articles, director interviews, artist profiles, and regular columns by industry experts, tastemakers and deep-cover insiders. Newtype USA also includes awesome bonus gear, such as a centerfold spread, a manga (comic) special and an exclusive DVD insert. For more information, visit http://www.newtype-usa.com.