This is an article where events posted in the News potion of the Main Page is listed. This can be used to archive previous additions to the site and more.

July 2009

  • New Shana Anime to be Shakugan no Shana S OVA Series (from Anime News Network) - The August issue of Dengeki Bunko's magazine will confirm on Friday that the new anime project which was revealed last month is the original video anime (OVA) series. Cast members and will reprise their roles as Shana and Yuuji, respectively. more

September 2009

  • [September 23, 2009] Much work to do~! - There are lots more articles to be done, especially creating articles for each of the characters in the Character List. Want to help out? Here are some of the pages which are still under construction. You can modify the information on an article or submit a new one. Links for those articles go here. Herald of meridian 08:05, September 23, 2009 (UTC)
  • [September 23, 2009] We need translators! - We have discovered some scans of the novel which has pictures of those mentioned in the previous news; unfortunately, I'm still inexperienced in working with Japanese, so if you're interested, please contact my talk page. ----Herald of meridian 08:05, September 23, 2009 (UTC)
    • UPDATE (October 1, 2009): Also, I would like to integrate this and this into the Wiki. (These are the original Japanese Wiki articles on Flame Haze and characters from the Crimson Realm.) If you could understand and translate those articles, then your contributions will be a big addition to this Wiki! ----Herald of meridian 02:00, October 1, 2009 (UTC)
  • [September 23, 2009] New additions to the Character List has just been added! - New characters from the novels have been added, including those from the Crimson Realm-related organization known as Toten Glocke and Flame Haze not yet mentioned in the anime. Only names of those characters are added, so it is best that you contact us if you have any information regarding these characters. Herald of meridian 08:05, September 23, 2009 (UTC)
  • [September 25, 2009] Some little tweaks... - The character list has been added to the menu for easy access. Also, some minor issues on the front page and menu are fixed. Herald of meridian 03:46, September 25, 2009 (UTC)

October 2009

  • [October 27, 2009] Issues on New Layout - Share your thoughts on the new layout I'm currently working. Any reactions are very welcome. Just post them into my talk page with your suggestions so that we can improve this Wiki, Herald of meridian 09:14, October 27, 2009 (UTC)

December 2009

  • [December 29, 2010] Happy Holidays! - I hope wherever you are in the world right now, you're enjoying your piece of the Christmas Spirit. This greeting comes from me and the entire staff and crew of the site. Merry Christmas! ----Herald of meridian 14:24, December 24, 2009 (UTC)

January 2010

  • [January 20, 2010] Shakugan no Shana Wiki on IRC! - With credits to A F K When Needed, we have a new IRC channel for discussions and more. Drop by irc://freenode/wikia-shakugan (or and logging in the #wikia-shakugan channel) and open a discussion with us! ----Herald of meridian 10:06, January 20, 2010 (UTC)
  • [January 22, 2010] Fanon Articles are now welcomed! - To open new opportunities for fanfiction writers to expose their crafted characters based on the Shakugan no Shana universe, This Wiki will make a separate section in the Wiki for fan-made characters or any other fanfiction material. Please take note that your submissions must not be found on articles on official/canon info and will be edited to fit a few basic guidelines. The Fanon Guidelines will be available later on.
  • Funimation Streams Selected Episodes of Shakugan no Shana (from Anime News Network) - The official blog of North American anime distributor Funimation has announced that it has posted more episodes to watch for free in their site and their channel in YouTube. The articles from ANN regarding this can be found hereand here.
  • [January 28, 2010] Light Novel Translation Group Baka-Tsuki Scraps Shakugan no Shana Series from Project List - Yesterday, Baka-Tsuki, one of the very few translation groups for light novels, have decided to shut down the Shakugan no Shana Light Novel Translation Project due to issues with Viz, which holds the license to the publishing of the said light novel series. A short discussion about this has been opened here. ----Herald of meridian 08:03, January 28, 2010 (UTC)

February 2010

  • [February 24, 2010] Shana Light Novel Illustrator Ito Noizi to Appear in This Year's Sakura-Con in Seattle - In her first appearance in an anime convention, Ito Noizi, famous for her rendition of Shana in the light novel series, will be among the many guests invited over to Seattle's Sakura-Con 2010 on April 2-4. Read more to find out who else is invited to join along.
  • [February 25, 2010] Funimation is At It Again! Last Two Episodes of First Season Available on Streaming Format - Funimation yet again adds another lineup of anime series episodes on their website and their channels in Youtube and Hulu. Included in the list are the last two episodes of Shakugan no Shana. To find more about the streaming availability list of Funimation, click here!
  • [February 26, 2010] Second Volume of Shakugan no Shana OVA Series Officially Released [UPDATED] - The wait is officially over. The second installment for the OVA series Shakugan no Shana S, entitled Domicile is now available in both DVD and Blu-Ray formats.
    In addition to the announcement, the article page on this episode is now available here with the synopsis and other details.

April 2010

  • [April 3, 2010] Main Site is Now Improved! - Because it's already the start of the summer vacation, the admins of Shakugan no Shana Wiki have ample time to work out some tweaking to improve the look of the site, especially the main page! Not everything has been done yet, but progress is keeping a steady pace.

May 2010

  • Last Installment of Shakugan no Shana S OVA Series to be Two-Part Special - According to the official site of Shakugan no Shana, the last two episodes of the OVA series Shakugan no Shana S will be a single story divided in two episodes. It is also confirmed that the title of the last chapter will be Overture.
  • [May 26, 2010] Do You Know About the Light Novels? - We're currently adding characters exclusive to the Light Novels, including the notorious Toten Glocke and its nine powerful Crimson Lords. Right now, however, we're short on people who are able to translate info from the Japanese sites in the Acknowledgments page. If you are able to help out, please proceed to the Character List to find out which characters we need to add. ----heraldofmeridian♣ 12:47, May 26, 2010 (UTC)

August 2010

  • [August 11, 2010] UPDATE! New Infobox now finished! - Whew! After having to edit piles upon piles of code, I have managed to finish the new version of the Character Infobox for this Wiki. (I just segregated each part of the profile template into separate templates.) It might need some tweaking later on, though. After that, the articles will get their share of love. ----heraldofmeridian♣ 07:49, August 11, 2010 (UTC)

September 2010

  • [September 10, 2010] A Grand Face-off! Two Heroines from J.C. Staff's Productions to Collide for Worldwide Character Voting Contest Title - After a long competition and almost a year of results from all over the world, the titular character of Shakugan no Shana faces off against Mikoto Misaka, the protagonist of Toaru Kagaku no Railgun for the title of 2010 International Saimoe League Champion.
    To support Shana and to know more about the International Saimoe League, visit
    • UPDATE (September 17) - The votes have been counted, and Shana relegates to the Loser's Bracket.
  • [September 20, 2010] A Fated Meeting! Two Heroines from J.C. Staff's Productions Meet Once Again in World Voting Contest - After losing to Mikoto Misaka, the protagonist of Toaru Kagaku no Railgun, in one of the Double Elimination Round brackets for the title of 2010 International Saimoe League Champion, Shana fights against long-time rival and Hayate the Combat Butler protagonist Hinagiku Katsura in the Loser's Bracket.
  • [September 21, 2010] Shana Remains Strong - Defeats Hayate the Combat Butler Protagonist in World Voting Contest
    The competition is getting tougher for Shana.
    After losing to Mikoto Misaka, the protagonist of Toaru Kagaku no Railgun, she retains her spot as one of the top contenders for the title of 2010 International Saimoe League Champion after defeating Hayate the Combat Butler protagonist Hinagiku Katsura in the Loser's Bracket - with a very tight margin of 150 votes.
  • [September 25, 2010] Shana Blasts Through K-ON Fifth Member - To Face Railgun Protagonist Again in World Voting Contest
    As if Fate (no pun intended) is dictating the course of battle, Shana must prepare to face Railgun's Electric Princess. Again.
    After losing to Mikoto Misaka in their last encounter, the "Flame-Haired Burning-Eyed Hunter" defeated Hayate the Combat Butler protagonist and previous year's champion Hinagiku Katsura and K-ON!'s Azusa Nakano in the Loser's Bracket.
    Meanwhile, "Biribiri" was defeated by Mio Akiyama, also from K-ON!.
  • [September 28, 2010] Shana Loses Last Chance for Tiara - Retires in Third Place Before Railgun Protagonist in World Voting Contest - One more year of struggles has passed for Shana. After a seemingly uphill battle in the Double Eliminations Round, she finally falls to Mikoto Misaka from Toaru Kagaku no Railgun with only about 50 votes separating the two. In the final standings, she is in Third Place.
    Meanwhile, in the Championship Round, Shakugan no Shana supporting cast Yukari Hirai wins in one exhibition match against Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha supporting cast Alicia Testarossa.
    The Shakugan no Shana Wiki thanks all those who supported Shana and Yukari throughout the tournament. Until next year!

March 2011

  • [March 05, 2011] Shakugan no Shana Translations Revitalized! - Due to the lack of availability of translated material, fan translator group Baka-tsuki offers to revive their once-abandoned Shakugan no Shana light novel project.
  • [March 13, 2011] Shakugan no Shana Light Novel Illustrator Noizi Itou Draws for Support After Japan Quake - Noizi Itou, the illustrator for the Shakugan no Shana and Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya light novel series, posted a picture of Haruhi in prayer two days after an earthquake and tsunami shook northeastern Japan last March 11. Noted by Itou herself as "Haruhi offering her prayers", the picture is part of a movement called Draw for Japan, where various artists offer their support.

April 2011

  • [April 15, 2011] Bluray Releases Lined Up for Shana Anime Series - The official site of the Shakugan no Shana anime project has announced that they will release three Bluray bundles of the anime series. The first Bluray box will include the first season, the second is a Director's Cut version of the first season, and the third will include the second season. Release dates are June 22, July 27 and September 22.

June 2011

  • [June 8, 2011] Fall Release of Third Season of Shakugan no Shana Now Official - ASCII Media Works' Dengeki Bunko Magazine is announcing the upcoming release of the third season of Shakugan no Shana, entitled Shakugan no Shana Final on its July issue. Additional information will be available in future issues of Dengeki Bunko Magazine. Source: Anime News Network

August 2011

  • [August 1, 2011] Last Volume of Shakugan no Shana Light Novels to be Released on September - ASCII Media works announced on its latest email newsletter that the last volume of the Shakugan no Shana light novel series will be shipped on September 10. Source: Anime News Network
  • [August 29, 2011] Final Season of Shakugan no Shana Anime Series Premiere on October 7 - The official site of the Shakugan no Shana anime series franchise posted an announcement regarding the release of the third and final season of the light novel adaptation, with the premiere of the series on Tokyo MX finalized for October 7. Source: Anime News Network

December 2011

  • [December 30, 2011] Final season Episode 13 will be aired January 6/7th 2012 due to anime companies taking a break for holidays. Happy Holidays!.

April 2012

  • [April 21, 2012] New Light Novel - Yashichiro Takahashi is working on another Shakugan no Shana novel. Source: Anime News Network

August 2012

  • [August 17, 2012] English Cast Announcement - FUNimation has announced the english cast for Shakugan no Shana Second, S, and the movie. Source: FUNimation

November 2012

  • [November 10. 2012] Final Light Novel Release - Shakugan no Shana SIII, the final volume of the Shakugan no Shana light novel series, is released in Japan. Source: [1]

December 2012

  • [December 11, 2012] Shakugan no Shana Second english release - FUNimation will release Shakugan no Shana Second in two Blu-ray box sets. Source: Amazon
  • [December 18. 2012] Shakugan no Shana Second English release - FUNimation will release Shakugan no Shana Second in two Blu-ray/DVD box sets. Source: Amazon

January 2013

  • [January 22. 2013] Shakugan no Shana Movie and OVA English release - FUNimation releases Shakugan no Shana: Movie and Shakugan no Shana S: OVA as Blu-ray/DVD combos. Source: Amazon

March 2013

  • [March 26. 2013] Shakugan no Shana Season Three English release - FUNimation will release Shakugan no Shana Season Three in two Blu-ray box sets. Source: Funimation