Top News

January 6, 2015, 10:30 AM
January 6, 2015, 10:30 AM

Anime's most beloved director, Hayao Miyazaki celebrates his 74th birthday today, January 5th, 2015. After graduating from Gakushuin in 1963 with degrees in political science and economics, he began working as an animator at Toei in April of that ...

Crunchyroll announced on Monday that it will stream the anime The Testament of Sister New Devil (Shinmai Maō no Testament) based on the light novel series by Tetsuto Uesu (Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero). The series will stream for members on Wednesda...

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

Entertainment news source Variety reported on Monday that Scarlett Johansson has signed on to star in Dreamworks' adaptation of Ghost in the Shell. Deadline reported in October that the actress was offered the role, but she was still undecided at ...

RocketNews24 evie lund

We're all used to seeing those before-and-after photos of plain jane (or even, let's be honest, um, "conventionally unattractive") Asian girls transforming themselves into gorgeous swans through the use of cosmetics.

Crunchyroll announced on Monday that it will stream Cute High Earth Defense Club LOVE! (Binan Kōkō Chikyū Bōei-bu Love! ). The stream will be available worldwide outside of Asia for members starting on January 6 at 1:40 p.

SGCafe spartanchef

According to American entertainment website, Variety, Dreamworks Pictures has now chosen the star of its Hollywood adaptation of the classic Japanese anime movie, Ghost in the Shell, and it is none other than A-lister, Scarlett Johansson, who was ...


BABYMETAL are ready to rock fans with their "new anthem. " Featuring guitar playing by Sam Totman and Herman Li from DragonForce, "Road of Resistance" was first performed during their November 2, 2014 set at Brixton O2 Academy in London.

Crunchyroll announced on Monday that it will stream the television anime of KOEI Tecmo Games' Samurai Warriors (Sengoku Musou) game franchise. The stream will be available worldwide outside of Asia for members starting on January 11 at 1:35 p.

Siliconera Ishaan

Harvest December is a series of Japanese visual novels that started out on PC and was then ported to the Nintendo 3DS over the last year. Now, the 3DS ports are being translated for release in the West.

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

Are you ready for Henshincon's Red Mask promo video? For now, enjoy this hi-res images that was taken directly at the making of the video that. . .

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The Dragon Ball Z: Revival of "F" anime film's staff revealed that rock band Maximum the Hormone will contribute one of their songs in the upcoming film. The song entitled "F" will be used during the film's battle scene.

Haruhichan's blog Misaka The Railgun

With Fall 2014 finally over and Winter 2015 finally approaching, why don't we take a look back through the highlights of our last season?  Anime Trending is Facebook community built-up over a series of short surveys of each anime the modern lineup...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Special 'Fairy Tail' Manga Chapters Getting Adapted Into Current Anime Series Posted by Chris Beveridge January 5, 2015 at 06:24 PM The Fairy Tail property is large and sprawling and there's a lot of things that haven't made their way to the anime...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'The Heroic Legend Of Arslan' Anime Staff Detailed As Second TV Spot Debuts Posted by Chris Beveridge January 5, 2015 at 01:32 PM Heroic Legend of Arslan The anime adaptation of the newest incarnation of The Heroic Legend of Arslan manga has gotte...

RocketNews24 Krista Rogers

We thought people were dedicated when they lined up in droves to wait for the release of the iPhone 6 earlier this year, but that's nothing compared to what these people had to endure while waiting for New Year's lucky bags outside of the Apple St...

SGCafe spartanchef

Looks like the Sybil System from Psycho-Pass has already taken over Shinjuku Station, as several Sybil System "scanners" have been found in the area and will scan the "Crime Coefficients" of several individuals.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

In a recent interview with Reno Gazette-Journal, Nintendo of America's director of product marketing Bill Trinen revealed that there is no new Mario game scheduled for release this year. In addition to that, he notes that though they release Mario...

BABYMETAL collaborates with Herman Li and Sam Totman of famed British power metal band DragonForce for their latest song, "Road of Resistance".

Haruhichan's blog Hamza "Tomoki" Khattak

For years fans of anime and JRPGs have been wondering when the leap to 3D will be made. Some welcome it while others are more sceptical, but it is certain that all are curious as to how it will turn out.

Siliconera Spencer

Nio Altugle plays a larger role in Atelier Escha & Logy Plus. She isn't just a traveling apothecary, she's also a playable character. Nio uses a ladle to whack enemies and can cast Panacea to cure negative status effects.

Siliconera Ishaan

  Sony will launch its PlayStation Now game-streaming service on January 13th in North America, the company said this morning. The service will allow users to stream over a hundred PlayStation 3 games on their PlayStation 4 consoles.

New episodes have been released for the breath-taking fan animated Touhou series "Fantasy Kaleidoscope ~The Memories of Phantasm~", once again demonstrating Manpuku Jinja's stellar artistic talent as well as his undying devotion to the Touhou fran...

Also: home version of opening to feature naked characters Viewers of Cross Ange's 13th episode on Saturday night may have noticed something was up with the "new" opening and ending sequences. As the second opening and ending, they mark the beginni...

Japanese cinema Shochiku have updated their listings for the upcoming films in 2015-2016, they're also celebrating their 120th anniversary. The upcoming Love Live! School Idol Project Movie has been listed and scheduled for a early summer 2015 rel...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

Attack on Titan Universal Studios Japan – Commercials A couple new commercials have been released for the upcoming Attack on Titan The Real exhibition at Universal Studios Japan. The exhibition will be similar to the Monster Hunter exhibition feat...

Tweet Pin It Release Date: November 5, 2014 Track Listing Tsuki no Uragawa Cry Lost the way DISCOVERY DIVA! Osuki + Dai Kirai = Daisuki! WOW WAR TONIGHT ~Toki ni wa Okose yo Movement~ Hitori Omoi You should know it… Mousou Cinderella For tendernes...

I obviously didn't do this in the Fall season since I got crazy busy and didn't mind my time more. Not this year, as the list of those making their debuts in 2015 is here. We got some first time directors, some seiyuu (*coughvoiceactorscough*), th...

SGCafe spartanchef

Kantai Collection's lovable ship girls have taken their inspiration from many of the ships which served during World War II. With the popular browser game's much awaited anime adaptation now making its premiere in a few days, the series is set to ...

YATTAR JAPAN Editor_in_chief

3D Wall Figure Iron Man Mark VII Hall of Armor © Marvel Bandai will be releasing life-sized 3D wall figures of iconic characters Iron Man and R2-D2. The figures are part of a new Bandai series of fully-painted 3D statues made out of a single flat ...


The official website for the upcoming stage play adaptation of Julietta Suzuki's Kamisama Hajimemashita/Kamisama Kiss manga series today posted two visuals for Tomoe played by 29-year-old Ren Yagami (Seiichi Yukimura in The Prince of Tennis musical).

This page

This is a Katsu News archive page. It shows how the site appeared at January 6, 2015, 10:30 AM JST.

The most current version of the site is always available on our home page. To view an earlier snapshot, click here and change the date.

Back to top