A new day in target shooting has arrived. American Marksman is an amateur competition series boasting a \$50,000 grand prize for the winner.
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Lord Marksman and Vanadis (Japanese: 魔弾（まだん）の王（おう）と戦姫（ヴァナディース）, Hepburn: Madan no Ō to Vanadīsu, lit. “King of the Magic Bullet and Vanadis”) is a Japanese light novel series written by Tsukasa Kawaguchi and illustrated by Yoshi☆o and Hinata Katagiri. In Lord Marksman and Vanadis, the fictional European country of Brune is under the leadership of King Faron. Brune is on the brink of civil war due to Faron's deteriorating health and a power struggle between the kingdom's two heirs. Zhcted, Brune's longtime rival, dispatches Leitmeritz war maiden Eleonora Viltaria to attack Brune. After capturing the Brunish nobleman Tigrevurmud Vorn, Elen must help restore peace and order to Brune. Lord Marksman and Vanadis was released by Media Factory in their MF Bunko J imprint on April 25, 2011 and ran for 18 volumes, with the last to be released on November 25, 2017. A manga adaptation by Nobuhiko Yanai began serialization in the November 2011 issue of Monthly Comic Flapper, with eight volumes currently available as of September 19, 2015. A 13-episode anime television series adaptation by Satelight aired on AT-X and other networks between October 4 and December 27, 2014. The anime is licensed in North America by Funimation Entertainment, and in Australia and New Zealand by Madman Entertainment. Anime Limited have acquired the series for a UK release.
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At the MF Bunko Summer School Festival 2013 event, Media Factory announced that an anime adaptation of Lord Marksman and Vanadis was green-lit for production. The 2014 MF Bunko Summer School Festival announced the cast and staff; it is produced by Satelight and directed by Tatsuo Sato with Kaito Ishikawa starring as Tigrevurmud Vorn and Haruka Tomatsu voicing Eleonora Viltaria. The 13-episode series, which covers the first five volumes, was broadcast on AT-X from October 4 to December 27, 2014. Six DVD and Blu-ray Disc compilations are to be released by Media Factory from December 24, 2014 to May 27, 2015. In conjunction with the anime, a weekly mini series called Tigre and Vanadish (ティグルくんとヴァナディーちゅ, Tigre-kun to Vanadi-chu) and a short narration by Yuka Iguchi as Limalisha called the Lim's Report was streamed online. Tigre and Vanadish is 2D animated with chibi sized characters that play out short segments of the light novel that were cut from the anime. Lim's Report is a brief summary and analysis of the war tactics used by each forces in each episode. In North America, the series has been licensed by Funimation for streaming on their video website before releasing the series on DVD and Blu-ray, and in Australia by Madman Entertainment. Crunchyroll licensed the series for streaming in Middle East, North Africa, and Europe excluding the Nordics, the United Kingdom, and Ireland.
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