Chihayafuru TV Anime Gets 3rd Season in 2019

Chihayafuru TV Anime Gets 3rd Season in 2019

The TV anime adaptation of Chihayafuru, a josei manga by Yuki Suetsugu about a high school girl seeking to become the greatest competitive karuta player...
"Berserk" Manga Author Helps Create Original Material For Anime

“Berserk” Manga Author Helps Create Original Material For Anime

The way that the new Berserk TV anime is structured, the series will be skipping the Conviction arc's Lost Children chapter. That storyline from volume 14...
Site and Visual Launch for Second "Noragami" Anime Sequel

Site and Visual Launch for Second “Noragami” Anime Sequel

Along with the May issue of Monthly Shonen Magazine's news Bones adaptation of Toka Adachi's Noragami is returning for a second season, the series' site has been refreshed with a new...
Attack on Titan Designer Shares Season 3 Cast Sketch

Attack on Titan Designer Shares Season 3 Cast Sketch

Attack on Titan Season 3 is coming sometime next year, which seems like a long time to wait. However, fans that remember the four-year wait...
"Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4" Hits Japan on February 4

“Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4” Hits Japan on February 4

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 hit a delay in Japan, with the new release date now set for February 4, 2016. It was...
Boruto: Naruto the Movie – Leaf Village, Boruto, Sarada, Mitsuki

Boruto: Naruto the Movie – Leaf Village, Boruto, Sarada, Mitsuki

Beginning in chapter 700 of the Naruto manga, we see the home of our hero, Naruto Uzumaki, has been modernized! Masashi Kishimoto’s currently-running Naruto...
Rumored Akira Director Wants Manga Adaptation, Promises Not to Whitewash

Rumored Akira Director Wants Manga Adaptation, Promises Not to Whitewash

After nearly a decade in development, things may be looking up for Warner Bros. long-gestating Akira remake, with a report surfacing last month that director Taika Waititi has...
New “Free!” TV Anime Series Announced For Summer 2018

New “Free!” TV Anime Series Announced For Summer 2018

The official website of the anime series Free! announced a new TV anime series premiering Summer 2018. A teaser message was seen at the end of the Free! Take Your...

DC Comics to Publish English Translation of Batman & the Justice...

In March last year, it was announced that Japanese artist Shiori Teshirogi would produce a manga to tie in with the release of the Justice League movie in Japan. Announced...
Six types of Japanese people you’ll meet while living in Japan — An illustrated guide

Six types of Japanese people you’ll meet while living in Japan...

Whether you’re a Plastic Sensei, Hateimus Japanicus, Secret Ninja, Bubble Dweller or Kid in a Candy Store (or indeed, all of these at different...
China Produces Live-Action "Doraemon" Adaptation

China Produces Live-Action “Doraemon” Adaptation

Perhaps in response to the surprise popularity of Stand By Me Doraemon - a 3D CG animated film from Japan - during its release in...
Hayao Miyazaki’s latest comeback is so that he can leave an anime behind for his grandson

Hayao Miyazaki’s latest comeback is so that he can leave an...

76-year-old anime legend wants the film to be his legacy after he moves on to the next world. The first time anime director Hayao Miyazaki “retired,” after the release of Princess Mononoke in 1997,...
Voice Actress Miyu Matsuki Passes Away at Age 38

Voice Actress Miyu Matsuki Passes Away at Age 38

Agency 81 Produce has posted a message regretfully informing fans that voice actress Miyu Matsuki passed away on October 27th at age 38, and thanking readers for their...
Hollywood’s live-action Ghost in the Shell to have an earlier release date than planned

Hollywood’s live-action Ghost in the Shell to have an earlier release...

Hollywood’s live-action Ghost in the Shell movie is really happening, and as Scarlett Johanson revealed, filming for the movie will begin early next year,...
Studio Ghibli’s Hayao Miyazaki wanted to adapt Parasyte manga into an anime according to Toshio Suzuki

Studio Ghibli’s Hayao Miyazaki wanted to adapt Parasyte manga into an...

Can you imagine if animation studio, Ghibli, best known for their family-friendly movies like My Neighbor, Totoro and Castle in the Sky, were the...
"Sound! Euphonium" Japanese Bluray Volume 01 Key Art Revealed

“Sound! Euphonium” Japanese Bluray Volume 01 Key Art Revealed

  The key art work for the 1st volume of the Japanese Bluray release of the TV anime Sound! Euphonium has been released. It features...