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April 13, 2014, 4:30 PM
April 13, 2014, 4:30 PM

This year's 20th issue of Shueisha's Young Jump magazine is announcing additional cast members on Thursday for the anime of Sui Ishida's suspense horror manga Tokyo Ghoul. The new cast members are as follows: Mamoru Miyano as Shū Tsukiyama Takayuk...

Kotaku East Richard Eisenbeis

SWhen I heard there was another anime by the creator of Anohana called Nagi no Asukara in the works, I braced for another round of emotional masochism. But while still a story of loss and love, I was treated to a world under the sea that was as be...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Akiba Souken has announced the result of its recent web poll "Satisfaction Ranking for the TV Anime in the Winter of 2014. " The poll was conducted between March 27 and April 10 and the total number of the votes was 3,431.

Japanator Brittany Vincent

Ken Sugimori's original Pokémon designs are what I grew up with, and I truly dig his art style. I'm pleased that he's releasing his first art book ever on May 27th, even though that fact is a little difficult to believe.

Nihongogo Jeremy Suskin

Tweet Pin It Mayu Watanabe and Milk Planet get Zombiefied for AKB48's Sailor Zombie Mayu Watanabe, Yui Yokoyama, and Karen Iwata will form a brand new idol unit to sing the theme song for AKB48's upcoming drama Sailor Zombie.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Earlier this morning we posted the first teaser for K Missing Kings, which follows up on the K anime series when it premieres in Japan this July. Fans in the United States and France have an opportunity to see it even earlier, though, because the ...

Siliconera Sato

So, we've had countless love-sims where your goal is to win your favorite girl's heart. Kemco's Wii U visual novel game, Death Match Love Comedy, does the exact opposite, as having a girl fall in love with you could mean your death.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The first volume of the Blu-ray discs for the 2014 April sci-fi robot TV anime Knights of Sidonia is scheduled to be released in Japan on May 28. The official site for the anime has posted a part of the special footage for the disc, a launch-prepa...

With the conclusion of the winter 2014 anime season, Sony has taken the initiative of posting its own ranking of the most highly recorded anime, using data from its PS3 Torne and Nasne DVRs, ranging from December 30th of last year to March 30th of...

. moe Domain now exists (Moe, for those that don't know, is an all-encompassing term for a feeling or characteristic of fictional characters that draws out emotion from the viewer which is also attributed as "pseudo-love" for fictional characters.

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

A few weeks ago, online shopping site Run@Town began selling a series of special edition Star Wars themed notebooks. Although they were basically just a standard-issue school notebooks with jackets featuring images from the original three films, t...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Gainax's Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann is coming back! Okay, it's coming back as a stage play, but still… everything about that previous sentence is true. Office Endless recently announced the adaptation, with the play set to hit Tokyo this Oc...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sword Art Online II With the new season of Sword Art Online revealed at the Dengeki Game Festival 2014 that it will premiere this July, we're definitely expecting a few new images to start popping up for the show.

Ryuugajou Nanana no Maizoukin – 01 Filed under First Impressions, Series Introduction, Snapshots by Cherrie | 0 Comments OP Sequence OP: 「バタフライエフェクト」 (Batafurai Efeto) by 私立恵比寿中学 (Shiritsu Ebisu Chuugaku) 「勘当されて島流し」 (Kandou Sarate Shimanagashi) "D...

Railway hopes to encourage pilgrimages to picturesque Kansai city The 2012 high school anime Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions! is set in Ōtsu, the capital of Shiga Prefecture near Kyoto. Characters commuted to school via Ishiyama Station on the Ke...

METANORN skylion

Apr12 Meta Magic vs. Regeneration  Greetings, and welcome back to Metanorn's continued coverage of selector infected WIXOSS. The program went  quite deep this week, with two new characters, some game mechanics, and some shadowy pasts.

Comtrya Sugoi davidtg

fripSide has updated release details for new single "black bullet" – artist photo, bonus details, and audio preview revealed. Their 8th single has tie-up as the opening theme for anime Black Bullet. Single "black bullet" comes on two editions hitt...

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

Publisher Enterbrain has announced that studio Trigger (Little Witch Academia, Kill la Kill) will produce the anime TV series adaptation of the Ninja Slayer lite novel series. The first novel composed by "translators" Honda Yu and Sugi Leika and c...

This was a fantastic episode because there were all sorts of things being set up. As I have mentioned last week, there are several different groups playing a role in the plot. We were introduced further information on Salty Dog (what a weird name)...

It was a given, but Ping Pong The Animation is quite unlike anything else on the schedule. OP: "Tada Hitori" (唯一人) by Bakudan Johnny There are a lot of things one might say about Ping Pong, not least of which is that it represents yet another dist...

J-Everything Tyler Raiz

This is basically the Yowakutemo Katemasu (弱くても勝てます) special in Arashi ni Shiyagare (嵐にしやがれ), with all the guests involved acting in Ninomiya-kun's new drama (which I expect to review). This special is divided into two parts – the first featuring ...

Now that was an example of a show living up to its title. I haven't had great luck with my main sleeper picks this season - apart from this series only Hitsugi no Chaika still has a pulse in that department - but I'm pretty confident Soredemo Seka...

Selective Hearing's News Roundup Greg April 12th, 2014 NEWS SKE48 Team E's Iguchi Shiori and Kaneko Shiori will be graduating from the group. Source Happiness and E-girls member Sugieda Mayu will be withdrawing from both groups.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, actress Megan Fox revealed that she wants to see a live-action Gundam Wing and Sailor Moon film in the future. When cartoon series she wants to see have a remake in the future, she replied Gundam Wing.

J-Pop Idols Tetho

Nogizaka46's Ikoma Rina debuted with AKB48 Nogizaka46's Ikoma Rina made her debut with AKB48 Team B on April 12 at Seibu Dome in Saitama. Ikoma Rina was introduced to the fans by Team B captain Kuramochi Asuka.

The Fandom Post Kory Cerjak

Makunouchi Deluxe Volume 1This war just got…sexier Creative Staff: Story & Art: Joji Manabe What They Say: Makunouchi is a rough town, and it takes a tough detective like Ryou Genba to survive amidst the gangs, drugs, and guns.

Another wonderful episode of Mushishi.   Is that the sun setting in the west I see? Has there been another multi-cour anime as consistent as Mushishi?   It may not be in a class by itself, but it sure doesn't take long to call the roll.

OP Sequence OP: 「シドニア」 (Sidonia) by angela 「初陣」 (Uijin) "First Battle" This series is packed full of many interesting ideas realized in a gritty, realistic fashion. If you like sci-fi, watch this. If you want to see some of the pathways science ma...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The first promotional video for the film sequel to the anime K (K Project). Subtitled Missing Kings, the film will follow Kuroh Yatogami and Neko as they try to find Shiro, whilst an incident lures all the remaining Kings together.

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