Top News

September 7, 2015, 9:00 PM
September 7, 2015, 9:00 PM
Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It is officially announced today that a live-action film adaptation of Ayuko Hatta's shoujo manga Ookami Shoujo to Kuro Ouji/Wolf Girl & Black Prince is in the works for a May 2016 release in Japan. 20-year-old Fumi Nikaidou is set to play the pro...

Siliconera Sato

Things about to get cuter for Nintendo's handheld system, as they've revealed their latest New Nintendo 3DS model with the Hello Kitty faceplates. 4Gamer shares a first look. The Hello Kitty New Nintendo 3DS model will be available for 17,000 yen ...

Sentenced to 3 years in Texas state prison after pleading guilty to 8 counts Voice actor Scott Freeman pleaded guilty to eight counts of possession of child pornography on July 30 after accepting a plea bargain and waiver of jury trial.

SGCafe spartanchef

For eight years, Hatsune Miku has changed the landscape of the Japanese music scene, and even after all that time, the angelic virtual diva has shown no signs of slowing down at all! And last September 4, 2015, Miku kicked off her Magical Mirai co...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Tokyo Anime Center, located on the fourth floor of the Akihabara UDX building, was holding an original art exhibition for P. A. Works' ongoing original TV anime Charlotte between August 18 and 30, featuring various production materials such as ori...

SGCafe spartanchef

The Magical Boy anime, Cute High Earth Defense Club, certainly has a lot of fangirls screaming, and the voice actors lending their voices to the five main characters have made believers out of many women.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Re-Kan! , a supernatural comedy TV anime based on the manga of the same name by Hinako Seta, is being adapted into a stage play. The play will run for 8 performances from November 11 to November 15, 2015, at the Japan Newart College Omori School T...

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) I'm already starting to find that short sleeves aren't going to work any more. . . Autumn has arrived and it's already rather chilly! Anyway, today I'm going to be taking a look at the 1/8th scale.

RocketNews24 Krista Rogers

Three-dimensional character bread, called chigiri-pan, is currently trending on Japanese Instagram under the tag #3Dちぎりパン. These upright, puffy loaves are handcrafted by artistic bakers with more than a pinch of creativity and dollops of love.

JpopAsia jpopasia

single-release posted by kenryoku 11 minutes ago · 1 comment The 3rd movement of the GazettE's ongoing campaign under PROJECT: DARK AGE has been revealed and it's a new single called "UGLY". Other than the release date of November 18th, no further...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

In another sign that summer is over, tonight, the KanColle browser game concluded its 2015 seasonal event. Launched August 10th and ended September 7th, "Counterattack! The Second Operation" introduced a half-dozen new ship girls, plus a few new e...

Tired of telling stories of other people's cultures, a Senegalese animator has moved home to develop homegrown mangas. With more than 500 million books sold worldwide last year, passion for Japanese comics known as 'manga' continues to grow.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

In a recent online poll conducted by Animeanime. jp, 13,572 anime fans voted on which anime series they would like to see receive a sequel. The results lean heavily toward the opinions of the women voters, who made up 80% of the total respondents,...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

In winter 2016, Madhouse will be adapting Kadokawa Shoten, Vridge Inc. and Dengeki Girl's Style's extreme sports otome game Prince of Stride. The visual novel was released for the PS Vita on July 30th, 2015.

JpopAsia jpopasia

With JpopAsia you find worldwide friends easily. Interact and connect with people all over the world who love Asian music! Buy shares in celebrities, enjoy unique features, and become a JpopAsia celebrity yourself!

Kalafina revealed preview music video for lead song far on the water and bonus details for the new album. The lead song also gets tie-up as theme for NHK TV documentary show Rekishi Hiwa Historia. Their 5th original album far on the water comes on...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Happy tidings have arrived for fans of a certain android idol who favors black-and-white: Miss Monochrome - The Animation will be receiving a 3rd season beginning in October of 2015 on the "Ultra Super Anime Time" programming block that airs on To...

Fans of Sui Ishida's "Tokyo Ghoul" experienced mild panic attacks when news surfaced that they might be waiting forever for a third season of the show to appear. There were reports that the release date of "Tokyo Ghoul" season three will be reveal...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Crunchyroll previously reported about the creation of Dance with Devils, an original TV anime produced by Rejet, avex, and Elements Garden with animation by Brain's Base. Now new information is available regarding the Japanese broadcast of the ser...


ATLANTA (AP) - Atlanta's annual Dragon Con science fiction and fantasy convention filled the city's downtown streets with people dressed as zombies, steampunk time travelers, purple-haired anime heroes and aliens by the dozens.

Anime Evo Flower

One of the criticisms I have heard levelled at this anime adaptation of the Gakkou Gurashi manga is that it spends too much time fooling around with "standard cute high school girls doing cute things slice of life shenanigans" - especially in cont...

In this Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, photo, a Dragon Con attendee in costume poses during a private party held at the Georgia Aquarium as part of Dragon Con in Atlanta. The convention draws fans from around the country to take part in sci-fi and fanta...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Celebrating the 80th anniversary of the birthday of "Gag Manga King" Fujio Akatsuka (1935-2008), a new Osomatsu-san TV inspired by his Osomatsu-kun with its child characters grown-up, is now scheduled to debut October 5th.

Every time we're tempted to forget the title of this series, Baby Steps reminds us. Curses to three-minute recaps. They're the bane of the existence of sports anime fans, though Baby Steps has generally been good about avoiding them (unlike, say, ...

Hi everyone! I'm Nikolita, and I'm one of the new additions to the AngryAnimeBitches team. I've been blogging on and off for 10+ years, but this is the first time I've a) written regular entries and b) been a part of a team while doing it.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

A few new promotional videos recently arrived for 7th Dragon III Code: VFD, which Sega will be launching on Nintendo 3DS in Japan on October 15. See the latest full promo, followed by a battle & dragon intro trailer and a look at the Vanisher clas...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the live-action drama adaptation of Akira Hiramoto's Prison School (Kangoku Gakuen) manga has launched and revealed the first image about the upcoming series, airing from October 26th.

Ayana Taketatsu (竹達彩奈) announced new single Little*Lion*Heart with tie-up as ending theme for upcoming anime Lance N' Masques. Her 7th single comes on two editions scheduled for release on November 4th 2015.

Source: Aniplex of America press release Official Site: AniplexUSA. com/p3m Special Thanks to Joanna Metoki Fans of the cult classic JRPG, SHIN MEGAMI TENSEI: PERSONA3 can get ready to fire up their Evokers again!

This page

This is a Katsu News archive page. It shows how the site appeared at September 7, 2015, 9:00 PM 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