|32. A good librarian like a good shepherd|
- Genres & Themes: Slice of Life
- Producers: Hoods Entertainment
- Release Date: December 25, 2014
Bundled with BD/DVD Vol. 1
Kyotaro Kakei is a shy student at a prestigious academy known for its massive library. The sole member of the school’s library club, Kyotaro’s always been better with books than girls – until a text message from the mysterious “Shepherd” hints that his fate will soon be changing. Life gets wild in a hurry after a vision allows Kyotaro to rescue Tsugumi, a beautiful girl who also received a text message from the “Shepherd.” Soon, Tsugumi announces her intentions to join the Library Club and, with Kyotaro’s help, make school life much more interesting! It doesn’t take long for a host of other pretty girls to follow Tsugumi’s lead and join the club in the hopes of spicing up their boring academy lives. But just who is this “Shepherd,” what does he or she have to do with the Library Club’s sudden popularity, and how in the world will Kyotaro survive being surrounded by all these girls!?
|27. Alice in Borderland (OVA)|
- Genre: Suspense, Survival, Horror, Action, Psychological
- Producer: Silver Link and Connect
- Release Date: October 17, 2014 (1st episode bundled with Vol. 12), Dec. 18, 2014, Feb 18, 2015
OVA has a total of 3 Episodes Bundled Separately with Vols 12-14, respectively.
|25. Ane Log OAV 2|
- Genres & Themes: Comedy, Romance, Ecchi, Slice of Life
- Producer: Brain's Base
- Release Date: September 18, December 18, 2014
Bundled with Limited Edition manga vol. 6.
The story centers on Moyako Konoe and her younger brother Akira. When they were younger, Akira proposed to her, so Moyako thinks he is a pervert who has fallen in love with his older sister. Miyako's misunderstandings leads her to create wild delusions about her brother.
|2. Anime de Wakaru Shinryounaika (ONA)|
- Produer: Shin-Ei Animation
- Genres & Themes: Comedy, Seinen
- Release Date: Feb. 13, 2015
The psychologist Ryou and his cheerful nurse Asuna explain many aspects of mental illness to the reader. They cover topics such as the validity, prevalence, and origins of mental disorders, in addition to addressing specific disorders. The information is imparted in a cheerful and comic manner, with various jokes, puns, and pop culture references.
|1. Attack on Titan: No Regrets (OVA)|
- Genres & Themes: Fantasy, Horror, Action
- Producer: Wit Studio
- Release Date: December 9, April 9, 2015 (2 Episode OVA)
Bundles with Vol. 15 of Attack on Titan manga series.
This prequel to megahit Attack on Titan answers the questions: How did Captain Levi of the Survey Corps go from street tough to humanity's strongest soldier? And how did Commander Erwin become a cold, calculating leader, ready to sacrifice anything to save the human race? The fires that forged this bond of loyalty and trust were intense indeed!
|3. Bladedance of Elementalers (OAV)|
Bundled with the BD/DVD vol. 3-6
- Producer: TNK
- Release Date: December 4, 2014 (OAV 3), January 7, 2015 (OAV 4), February 4, 2015 (OAV 5), March 4, 2015 (OAV 6)
Only a pure maiden can have the privilege to contract with a spirit. Priestesses, who can summon spirits from Astral Zero, the world of spirits, and have full command of their power, are called elementalists. Kamito Kazehaya is the only male with this privilege, and due to what happened in the past he comes to Areisha Spirit Academy where priestesses are trained to become elementalists. He is then told that he is to transfer to the school, form a team with priestesses to compete in Blade Dance where the most powerful elementalist is chosen, and win.
|21. Blue Spring Ride|
- Genres & Themes: Comedy, Drama, Romance
- Producer: Production I.G.
- Release Date: December 12 (13th episode)
Bundled with the 11th and 12th volumes of the Ao Haru Ride manga.
"Unwritten" - An episode about Futaba and Kou in middle school. Based on the chapter called "Unwritten." also known as chapter 0 or Prologue.
"Page.13" - An episode that continues the story after the recent television anime's 12th and final episode.
|4. Chaika - The Coffin Princess|
- Genres & Themes: Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Magic
- Producer: Bones
- Release Date: March 10, 2015
Unaired anime-original OVA bundled with 12th volume of the Hitsugi no Chaika novel.
|19. Date a Live: Encore (OVA)|
- Genres & Themes: Romance, School, Slice of Life
- Producers: AIC +
- Release Date: December 8, 2014
The third volume of the Date A Live: Encore short story collection will bundle an unaired episode in a limited edition. The story is set on July 7th. "In the midst of the Tanabata festival celebrations, Shidou meets Kurumi, the worst Spirit. And the couple's destination is ...a wedding ceremony hall?!
|41. Diabolik Lovers|
Bundled with the Diabolik Lovers DARK FATE video game.
- Genres & Themes: Reverse Harem, Supernatural, Drama, Romance
- Producer: Zexcs
- Release Date: February 26
The girl learns her fate amongst the beautiful scent of wild roses. The girl encounters them, as if being drawn there by the threads of fate. ‘Yours Truly is going to take her every first experience.’ ‘Tell me, do you hate me? Do you want to learn more about me?’ ‘Does it hurt? You poor thing... Okay, I'll make it hurt even more, little bitch.’ ‘I know why you came to this house. This blood (of yours) is of the finest quality.’ ‘Humans are nothing more than containers of blood.’ ‘Stay out of my business! Come any closer, and I'll destroy you!
|30. DRAMAtical Murder OVA: Data_xx_Transitory|
- Genres & Themes: Action, Sci-Fi, Shounen Ai, Psychological
- Producers: Nitroplus, NAZ, DIVE II Entertainment
- Release Date: Dec 24, 2014
In the beginning of the video, the other Aoba says: "What's right, what's wrong. What decides that is the human heart. But what exactly is this thing called the heart? It may be that for some it is light but for others it is darkness. Knowing nothing of darkness, one hopes for nothing but light. But that's impossible." In the story, Aoba wakes up in a mysterious place. Someone who looks just like Aoba is sitting there, and he says, "This is all the result of what you caused." As if in response to his words, shifting visions of friends appear before Aoba's eyes, one after another. Is this really a dream, an illusion, or something else…?
|40. Fantasista Stella (OVA)|
- Genres & Themes: Sports
- Release Date: September 18, November 18 (2 Episode OVA)
Bundled with Limited Edition manga Vol. 8.
The story follows a boy named Teppei Sakamoto as he strived for greatness on his high school soccer team. Fantasista Stella is the sequel to the original Fantasista manga. The first manga followed a boy named Teppei Sakamoto as he strived for greatness on his high school soccer team. Fantasista Stella picks up the story when Teppei and teammate Keisuke Honda aim for the FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil this summer.
The Teppei Sakamoto vs. Keisuke Honda dream showdown will finally be realized in an original anime! Teppei Sakamoto of the world's strongest team and Keisuke Honda of Japan's national team will meet in this dream match.
|33. Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma Illya|
- Genres & Themes: Magical Girl, Comedy
- Producer: Silver Link
- Release Date: December 26, 2014
Bundled with BD/DVD vol. 4
Illya (Illyasviel von Einzbern) is a typical young girl attending Homurabara Academy who just happens to have a slight crush on her brother-in-law. Then, one night, a magic wand called Magical Ruby falls from the sky into her bath and tricks her into signing a contract...
|24. Hayate the Combat Butler|
- Genres & Themes: Action, Harem, Comedy
- Producer: Manglobe
- Release Date: Dec. 18
Limited Editions of manga volumes 41, 42, and 43 will bundle one OVA each. The new OVAs will adapt various stories from the original manga that have not yet been adapted into anime.
|15. Hōzuki no Reitetsu (OVA)|
- Genres & Themes: Dark Comedy, Supernatural, Fantasy
- Producer: Wit Studio, Starchild Records
- Release Date: February 23, May 22, August 21
Three Hoozuki no Reitetsu OVAs will be released in limited editions of volume 17 to 19, releasing February 23, 2015, May 22, 2015, and August 21, 2015, respectively.
|5. Hyakka Ryōran Samurai After (OAV)|
- Genres & Themes: Action, Comedy, Historical, Romance, Harem, Science fantasy
- Producer: ARMS
- Release Date: December 19, 2014, March XX, 2015 (2 Episode OVA)
The "Samurai Sōsenkyo" (Samurai General Election) episode is set one year after Samurai Bride's story. A new character named Uesugi Kagekatsu joins the comrades at Yagyū dojo in what Hobby Japan describes as the "most sexy OVA in the Hyakka Ryōran franchise." The "Samurai Sōsenkyo" (Samurai General Election) episode is set one year after Samurai Bride's story. A new character named Uesugi Kagekatsu joins the comrades at Yagyū dojo in what Hobby Japan describes as the "most sexy OVA in the Hyakka Ryōran franchise."
|29. Gugure! Kokkuri-san (OAV)|
- Genres & Themes: Slice of Life, Comedy, Supernatural
- Producer: TMS Entertainment
- Release Date: December 24, 2014
Bundled with BD/DVD Vol. 1
Kohina Ichimatsu, the self-proclaimed doll, called out the fox ghost Kokkuri-san with a suspicious incantation! But it was a story of the past where Kokkuri-san was able to answer any question you had. Nowadays, it relies on a certain search engine, but is actually bad at anything digital. He was going to possess Kohina, but got worried about her living all alone and devotes himself to do chores as if he was her mother. On top of that, the dog ghost Inugami who is infatuated with Kohina and the old good-for-nothing supernatural raccoon dog Shigaraki decide to root themselves with her as well!
|28. Hybrid Child (OVA)|
- Producer: Studio Deen
- Release Date: October 29, November 26, and December 24, 2014. Final episode will be on January 28, 2015.
It's a four episode OVA series distributed episode by episode on those dates. Plot: The story revolves around a doll called "Hybrid Child" which grows reflecting the owner's affection. Kotarou Izumi, who is the 16th head of the noble Izumi family, found a hybrid child at the garbage disposal spot when he was eight years old. He has lived with the doll named Hazuki for 10 years since then. However, Kotarou learns Hazuki's life is close to the end.
|6. If Her Flag Breaks|
Bundled with Limited Edition Light Novel Vol. 11.
- Release Date: Dec. 2, 2014
The OVA is about a Christmas party at the Quest Dorm.
|7. Ikki Tousen: Extravaganza Epoch (OAV)|
- Genres & Themes: Action, Drama, Ecchi
- Producer: Arms
The OVA consists of two episodes, which aired on Japanese television station AT-X on December 21 and 28, respectively. The Blu-ray set will ship on February 25. A number of retailers are offering retailer-specific box art and gifts with purchase.
|8. Kono Danshi, Sekika ni Nayandemasu.|
- Genres & Themes: Shonen Ai, Romance
- Producer: CoMix Wave Films
- Release Date: Dec. 3, 2014 (only one episode)
- Alias: This Boy Suffers From Crystallization
The story revolves around high school boy Ayumu Banri, who has an illness that makes him start to turn to stone when he's stressed. Since he couldn't fit in with his class, after repeating a year, he declared that he wanted to have a "Sparkly youth" as well. To do this, he changed his hair and clothes to be more fashionable, and constantly checked for popular topics to stay in the know. In the midst of Ayumu's life of making a facade, his homeroom teacher and stone-loving geology teacher Kouya Onihara says that Ayumu's stone transformation is beautiful. Ayumu begins to become attracted to Kouya, who starts to give him advice.
|26. Magi: Adventure of Sinbad|
- Producer: A-1 Pictures
- Release Date: May 16, August 18, December 18, 2014
Plot: The world of the spin-off series is set 30 years before Magi and tells the story of the younger days of Sinbad, the king of Sindria.
|16. Master of Torque 2 (ONA)|
- Genres & Themes: Action, Sci-Fi
- Producer: Yamaha R
- elease Date: ?
The series chronicles the exploits of three young motorcyclists riding through a semi-fictional Tokyo in the near-future.
|9. Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin (OAV)|
- Genres & Themes: action, drama, science fiction
- Producers: Sunrise
- Release Date: Feb 28, 2015 (ep 1 theatrical event premiere)
The story will be told in four parts. The first part, Aoi Hitomi no Casval, will tell the story of Casval Rem Deikun and Artesia Som Deikun (Char and Sayla, before Char became known as the Red Comet) before the One-Year War in UC.0068. The first promotional video began streaming in March, followed by the first trailer in May.
|36. Mushibugyou (OVA)|
- Genres & Themes: Action, Adventure, Comedy
- Producer: Seven Arcs
- Release Date: July 18, 2014, October 7, 2014, January 16, 2015
The protagonist, Tsukishima Jinbei, strives to be a warrior who wins every battle until the day he dies. Jinbei has left his homeland in the Tsugara Domain to join the Mushibugyo in the great city of Edo. His job in the Mushibugyo is to exterminate giant bugs that run rampant in the city. Jinbei fights with the Mushibugyo, an office of brave men who risk their lives to protect the peace in Edo and the smiles of the people! Honesty does pay off!
|37. Nisekoi (OVA)|
- Genres & Themes: Slice of Life, Comedy, Harem, Ecchi, Romance
- Producer: Shaft
- Release Date: October 3, 2014, February 4, 2015, April 3, 2015
The 1st OVA adapts chapter 58 "Funshitsu" and chapter 64 "Mikosan," and it's bundled with volume 14 of the manga series.
The 2nd OVA adapts chapter 65 "Henbou" and chapter 71 "Oshigoto," and it's bundled with volume 16.
Raku Ichijo is an average high school student. He also happens to be the sole heir to the head of a Yakuza Family called the Shuei-gumi. 10 years ago, Raku made a promise… a secret promise with a girl he met. They promised one another that they will “get married when they reunite.” Since then, Raku never let go of the pendant the girl gave him.
|39. Nozo x Kimi (OVA)|
- Producer: Zexcs
Genre: Romance, Ecchi (Don't view if you're 18 and under!)
- Release Date: Feb 18, 2015 (Episode 3)
Bundled with manga volume 6 limited edition
A spinoff of Nozoki Ana. Nozo x Kimi follows high school students Nozomi and Kimio, two other inhabitants of the same apartment complex as the characters in Nozoki Ana.
|20. Persona 4: The Golden Animation|
- Genres & Themes: Slice of Life, Comedy, Action, Supernatural
- Producer: A-1 Pictures
- Release Date: December 10
Bundled with BD/DVD vol. 4 Related to the Persona 4 the Golden Animation TV series. The episode is an alternative ending focusing on Adachi. The website lists the following summary: "After Yuu finds out the past and circumstances of Adachi, he makes a single decision in order to save him.
|31. New Prince of Tennis OVA vs Genius 10|
- Genres & Themes: Action, Comedy, School, Shounen, Sports
- Producer: Production I.G.
- Release Date: October 29, 2014, Dec. 25, 2014 (There are five episodes. Dates are unknown for the subsequent episodes)
Episode 2 of 5 The story of the OVA series tells the continuation of the 12 episode TV anime in 2012, setting in the Japanese U-17 (under 17) High School Representatives Selection Camp.
|38. Seitokai Yakuindomo* OVA|
- Genres & Themes: Comedy, Slice of Life
- Producer: Gohands
- Release Date: May 16, 2014, October 22, 2014, Feb 17, 2015
Ep. 3 Bundled with Limited Edition Manga vol. 11
Our story here circulates around the Osai Academy, formerly an all-girls private high school which has recently been integrated for both genders. Our protagonist, Takatoshi Tsuda is pushed into becoming the vice-president of the student council, where he is the lone male member surrounded by 3 beautiful girls.
|10. Senran Kagura: Estival Versus - Festival Eve Full of Swimsuits (OAV)|
- Genres & Themes: Action, Comedy, Ecchi
- Producer: GENCO, Hoods Entertainment
- Release Date: March 29, 2015
Bundled with the Senran Kagura: Estival Versus game's Nyuu Nyuu DX Pack Premium
A letter arrives at Death Cram School. Inside is a an invitation to a spa resort. Yumi declares to the four excited girls that, "No. This is evil itself," points out that they are slacking off too much. Shiki proposes, "When opinions are divided, it's time for boob rock-paper-scissors!" and then wins so they all go to the pool. There, girls from Hanzō Academy, Homura Crimson Squad, and Hebijo Clandestine Girls' Academy also come, but Asuka says, "Let's have fun together today" and they call a temporary truce. However, a trivial matter sets off a sour quarrel and, at Yumi's suggestion, they settle it with a showdown in the style of the ancient shinobi.
|17. Shirobako (OVA)|
- Genres & Themes: Slice of Life
- Producer: P.A. Works
- Release Date: Feb. 25, Jun 25
Specials included with third and seventh volumes of the Blu-ray and DVD releases.
|18. Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu: Yotarou-hen|
- Genres & Themes: ?
- Producer: ?
- Release Date: March 6, August 8, 2015
Bundled with the special editions of the manga's 7th and 8th volumes.
The story revolves around a mature prisoner who was released on good behavior during Japan's Showa Genroku era (1960s to early 1970s). He is called Yotarou by others, a term that means an "anti-hero" or a "dim-witted man." When he returns to society, he starts a new life in rakugo (comic storytelling). Touched by Yakumo's role as the "grim reaper," he asks the master to take him in as an apprentice.
|35. Tales of Zestiria: Doushi no Yoake|
- Genres & Themes: Fantasy
- Producer: Ufotable
- Release Date: December 30
A TV special based on Bandai Namco Studios's Tales of Zestiria video game for the PlayStation 3. Namco's Tales of franchise continues in this new chapter in the RPG saga. Players will delve into a grand storyline and discover the “zest” of adventure with new characters, magical lands and great gameplay in Tales of Tales of Zestiria.
|22. Tari Tari|
- Genres & Themes: Slice of Life, Music
- Producer: P.A . Works
- Release Date: Dec. 17, 2014
A seven minute extra bundled with the BD/DVD Box set.
|34. The Disappearance of Conan Edogawa: The Worst Two Days in History|
- Genres & Themes: Adventure, Comedy, Mystery, Shonen
- Release Date: December 26
- Producers: TMS Entertainment
It's been announced that a new Detective Conan anime special project is launching. The "astonishing collaboration" is titled "Edogawa Conan Shissou Jiken: Shijou Saiaku no Futsukakan" (The Disappearance of Conan Edogawa: The Worst Two Days in History). The anime special will celebrate the 20th anniversary of Gosho Aoyama's original manga, and it will recount a previously untold story from Conan's past.
|12. The Kawai Complex Guide to Manors and Hostel Behavior|
- Genres & Themes: Comedy, Romance, Slice of Life
- Producer: Brain's Base
- Release Date: December 3, 2014
Bundled with BD/DVD Vol. 6
Based off of the original manga by Ruri Miyahara, The Kawai Complex Guide to Manors and Hostel Behavior is comedic slice-of-life anime that revolves around the main character Kazunari Usa moving into the Kawai dormitory complex due to his parent’s job transfer. He finds out that he is not only living in the same building as a perverted roommate but also his love-at-first-sight Ritsu Kawai.
|11. To Love-Ru Darkness (OVA)|
- Genres & Themes: Ecchi, Harem, Sci-Fi, Comedy
- Producer: Xebec
- Release Date: December 4, 2014
The Yūki's residence is now full of people: in addition to Rito and Mikan Yūki, Lala, her twin sisters Nana and Momo, and Golden Darkness. Momo, who also falls for Rito, actively tries to create a harem for him. Meanwhile, a mysterious red hair girl named Mea Kurosaki enters Sainan High School with a hidden agenda.
Bundled with Limited Edition manga vol. 12. The fifth episode will contain 3 short episodes:
- Yui Kotegawa - "Suddenly ~Imagination and Reality~" - Adaptation of volume 8
- Mikan Yuki - "Mobile phone ~Heart Pounding?Voice~" - Adaptation of volume 9
- Celine - "Moonlight ~Moonlit Angel~" - Adaptation of volume 10
|13. Twin Angel: Kyun Tokimeki Paradise!!|
- Genres & Themes: Magical Girl
- Producer: J.C. Staff
- Release Date: January 30, 2015 (2 Episodes)
- Alias: Kaitō Tenshi Twin Angel: Kyun Kyun Tokimeki Paradise!! (OAV)
In the original anime, little girls transform into crime fighters with magic powers. The voice cast includes Mamiko Noto as Aoi Kannazuki, alias Blue Angel, Yukari Tamura as Haruka Minazuki, alias Red Angel, and Rie Kugimiya as Kurumi Hazuki, alias White Angel.
|14. Witch Craft Works|
- Publisher J.C. Staff
- Genres & Themes:
- Release Date: January 7, 2015
(bundled with 8th manga volume)
Takamiya Honoka is just an average student who just so happens to sit next to Kagari Ayaka, the "Princess" of the school, and has never said a word to her. However, one day when Takamiya's life is put in danger, Kagari arrives to his rescue dressed as a witch. It is revealed that Kagari is what is known as a Workshop Witch within the city and Takamiya is under her protection and shall henceforth protect him from any danger that ensues...
|23. Yamada And The 7 Witches|
- Genres & Themes: Comedy, Slice of Life, Romance
- Producer: Liden Films
- Release Date: Dec. 17, 2014 (Episode 1)
Bundled with the 15th volume Yoshikawa's original "love x kiss x comedy" story begins when Yamada, the high school's worst problem child, bumps into the beautiful honor student Shiraishi on the stairs, and their lips touch as they fall. When they regain their wits, they realize that they have swapped bodies. As time progresses, the two realize that this is not the only mysterious happening in the school.