Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend(Japanese: 冴えない
Clockwork Planet (クロックワーク・プラネット? Kurokkuwāku Puranetto) is a Japanese light novel series, written by Yuu Kamiya and Tsubaki Himana, and illustrated by Shino. Kodansha has published four volumes since April 2, 2013 under their Kodansha Ranobe Bunko imprint. The story is set in a clockpunk fantasy version of the world, in which the entire planet is run by clockwork. The main characters are four people (a machine otaku, an automaton, a technician and a bodyguard) who after a month of meeting become the world's most infamous terrorists.
A manga adaptation with art by Kuro has been serialized in Kodansha's shōnen mangamagazine Monthly Shōnen Sirius since 2013. It has been collected in five tankōbon volumes. An anime television series adaptation by Xebecbegan airing in April 2017.
Love Tyrant (恋愛暴君?, lit. Ren'ai Bōkun), also known as The Very Lovely Tyrant of Love, is a Japanese comedy manga series by Megane Mihoshi, serialized online since 2012 in Aplix's Comic Meteor website. It has been collected in seven tankōbon volumes.
Kabukibu! (カブキブ!?) is a light novel series written by Yūri Eda, with illustrations by Ishinoya. The series began on August 24, 2013 and has since collected five volumes, published by Kadokawa Shoten as of December 2016. The series is about Kurogo Kurusu, a boy who is obsessed with kabuki and decides to form a kabuki club at his high school. A manga adaptation by Chizu Kamiko is being serialized on Kadokawa Shoten's Young Ace since March 2017. A 12-episode anime television series adaptation by Studio Deen (with original character designs by CLAMP) has been set to premiere on April 6, 2017.
Rilu Rilu Fairilu (Japanese: リルリルフェアリル? Hepburn: Riru Riru Feariru) is a character franchise created in collaboration by Sanrio and Sega Sammy Holdings, illustrated by character designer Miyuki Okumura. It is the second Sanrio franchise that was handled by two companies, the first being Jewelpet. The franchise was officially launched in March 2016.
An anime adaptation by Studio DEEN aired on all TXN stations in Japan on February 6, 2016 to March 25, 2017. A second season titled Rilu Rilu Fairilu: Mahou no Kagami began airing on April 7, 2017.
Yo-kai Watch (妖怪ウォッチ? Yōkai Wotchi, trademarked in Japan as Youkai Watch and Yokai Watch, lit. Spirit/Monsters Watch) is a series of role-playing video games and a mixed-media franchise, created and developed by Level-5. The original game was released for the Nintendo 3DS in Japan in July 2013 by Level-5 and was released in November 2015 in North America and April 2016 in Europe by Nintendo.
A sequel, Yo-kai Watch 2, was released in three versions; Ganso and Honke, which were released in Japan in July 2014, and Shinuchi, released on December 13, 2014. A spin-off game, Yo-kai Watch Busters, was released in July 2015. A third title, Yo-kai Watch 3, was released in July 2016.
Six manga adaptations have been produced; a shōnen manga series that began serialization in Shogakukan's CoroCoro Comic from December 2012, a shōjo manga series that began serialization in Shogakukan's Ciaomagazine from December 2013, two shōnen yonkoma series that began serialization in CoroCoro Comic SPECIAL and CoroCoro Ichiban! from October 2014 and April 2014 respectively, a shōnen and seinen mangaseries that was serialized in HiBaNa from April to September 2015, and a shōnen manga series based on Yo-kai Watch Busters that was serialized in CoroCoro Comic from June to October 2015. An anime television series produced by OLM, Inc. began airing in Japan from January 2014 and began airing in North America from October 2015.
An animated film was released in December 2014 with a second film following in December 2015. A third film was released in December 2016. A fourth film was announced for release in 2017.
Hinako Note (ひなこのーと? Hinako Nōto) is a Japanese manga series by Mitsuki. It has been serialized since August 2014 in Kadokawa's seinen manga magazine Comic Cune, which was originally a magazine supplement in the seinenmanga magazine Monthly Comic Alive until August 2015. There tankōbon volumes of the manga were released between August 27, 2015 and May 27, 2017. Hinako Note is also available on Kadokawa Corporation's ComicWalkerwebsite. An anime television series adaptation by Passione began airing in April 2017.
Ani ni Tsukeru Kusuri wa Nai! (兄に付ける薬はない！?, lit. "There's No Cure for My Brother Being Around Me!") is a Japanese television short anime series produced by Fanworks and Imagineer. The series is based on the Chinese web manhua titled Kuài bǎ wǒ gē dài zǒu (快把我哥带走, Take My Brother Away) by Yōu Líng. It premiered on April 7, 2017 on Tokyo MX. The story follows a pair of siblings - a younger sister who is violent, Shi Miao, and her older brother Shi Fen.
Kado: The Right Answer (Japanese: 正解するカド? Hepburn: Seikai Suru Kado, stylized as KADO: The Right Answer) is a Japanese CG animation television series produced by Toei Animation.The series first premiered on April 2017. The episode zero was exclusively distributed via Crunchyroll.