From Anime News Service:
12-5-06 (8:17PM EST)—- Murder Princess To Become OVA Series
Mangka Sekihiko Inui’s (Comic Party) seinen fantasy comic Murder Princess will be animated in the form of a 6 part OAV series. DVD 1 makets in Japan on March 26th, 2007, with an additional volume following monthly. Some bonus footage will be included on the DVD’s. A special box to collect the entire series in will be offered. The original story serialized in Dengeki Teioh magazine which was suspended, and will pick back up from the April issue of Dengeki Daioh. 1 collected volume now resides on the market. Confirmed staff include Director Tomoyuki Kurokawa, Series Composition and Screenplay by Tatsuhiko Urahata, Character Designs by Kiko Yamashita, Animation Production by Bee Train, Production by Marvelous Entertainment / Avex Entertainment, Sales Agency: Marvelous Entertainment, Distributor: Avex Marketing Communications. Confirmed cast include: Romi Paku – Alita Forland, Akimitsu Takase – Pete, Ami Koshimizu – Mirano Entolasia, Chiwa Saito -Ana Yuna, Daisuke Namikawa – Kaito Forland, Hiroshi Tsuchida – Akamashi, Kazuki Yao – Dominikov, Megumi Toyoguchi – Cecilia, Takkou Ishimori – Jodu Entolasia. Official Website: www.murderprincess.com
I’ve read the first two scanlated chapters and all I can say that this show is going to be awesome. Too bad it’s not going to be a TV series, but an OVA is fine too. Just the wait’s going to kill orz.