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October 1, 2015, 9:30 AM
October 1, 2015, 9:30 AM

Animator Toshio Kobayashi ("SNIPES," Mobile Suit Gundam UC effect animation director) posted on Twitter on Wednesday that due to the anime studio Manglobe's "insolvency," his expected income for this month and next month is now gone.

Haruhichan's blog Olivia Lynn

The official website for the Kizumonogatari anime film revealed a a mysterious countdown timer on Thursday. The countdown will end on Sunday, October 4 at 12:56 a. m. Japan time (Saturday, October 3 at 11:56 a.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Good news for Mobile Suit Gundam fans living outside Japan: Daisuki will be streaming the new Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans TV anime beginning October 04, 2015. Streaming is scheduled to begin at 7:30 PM JST.

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

New anime announcements are in the house today as Osamu "God of Manga" Tezuka's famed outlaw surgeon gets the prequel treatment in Young Black Jack, which is set to begin streaming soon on Crunchyroll.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The official Manglobe site, http://manglobe. net/, has now entered the dreaded Forbidden 403 error and that has come amid a swirl of rumors from 2ch about the company having entered bankruptcy. This has been quickly followed by several directors o...

Siliconera Sato

The trailer shows us a look at some of its many Digimon, and the farm where you'll get to set up facilities to raise and train them. The battles are done in 3v3 command-based combat, with various skills for each Digimon.

On Oct. 2, 2015, select theaters in the US and Canada will begin screening the sci-fi anime movie The Laws of the Universe: Part 0. It features English voice cast and is rated PG for thematic elements, action, and brief language.

RocketNews24 KK Miller

Halloween may be right around the corner, but October also means it's time to break out all the hooded jackets and heavy sweaters that have been hidden away in drawers for the last several months. For those who find that moths have attacked your p...

A recent Japanese app allows your boyfriend's muscles to grow along with your love for each other. Recently released to the Japanese mobile market on September 18, a mobile game known as "Muscle Paradise" has become rather popular.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Bandai Visual has posted three 15-second CMs for acclaimed anime production studio Bones' upcoming TV anime Concrete Revolutio -Choujin Gensou-, narrated by Kaito Ishikawa (as Jiro Hitoyoshi), Sumire Uesaka (Kikko Hoshino) and Toru Ohkawa (Uru).

The Japanese opening sequence for this year's new Lupin series, Lupin III anime, the first new television series in three decades to star the titular character, debuted online before its October 2 premiere in Japan.

Siliconera Casey

By Casey . September 30, 2015 . 9:00am Gaijinworks released a lengthy look at the upcoming strategy RPG Summon Night 5, showing off various scenes and battles from the title's second chapter which focuses on the character Arca.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following the teaser featuring only 20-year-old Tao Tsuchiya as the 16-year-old protagonist Naho Takamiya, Toho today posted a one-minute trailer for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Ichigo Takano's shoujo manga series Orange.


The story of the teenage female idol who was successfully sued recently for violating her company's dating ban has been a major media story. Another recent idol in love story is the marriage of TOKIO's Kokubun Taichi, but his story is being handle...

In Naoko Takeuchi's original series Sailor Moon, Luna the cat supports Usagi in one way or another and Artemis is always by Minako's side. Roomwear based on these two cuties has now been introduced. Pre-orders are ongoing now on shopping sites Sup...

Siliconera Sato

Nintendo released the latest DLC for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS, which includes the Super Mario Maker stage, the Pirate Ship stage from Brawl, and various new costumes for the Mii Fighter. Super Mario Maker: 3DS: $2.

KpopStarz KpopStarz

Toonami is gearing up for the premiere of the "Parasyte the Maxim" English dub anime series. A brand new trailer featuring the English dub voice cast is now streaming online. Fans can check out the new trailer below.

tokyohive HPriest

Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart - September 26th/September 27th 01 (02) Heroine Shikkaku (Weeks: 02) 02 (01) Attack on Titan: End of the World (Weeks: 02)...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Move over, skinny bishonen, it's all about swoll dudes in Genius' new smartphone love-building adventure game Muscle Paradise. Here, playing as an employee of a major sporting goods maker, you pick a character such as a tsundere childhood/pro-base...

'査定' (Satei) "Assessment" I actually mislead myself into thinking that last week was the finale, and was actually a bit surprised that Sore ga Seiyuu! would end on such an unequivocally happy note, but at the same time I could see how it could be ...

TRUE revealed full track list and preview music video for single Dear answer. Her 5th single has tie-up as opening theme for upcoming anime Beautiful Bones - Sakurako's Investigation. Single Dear answer comes on two editions scheduled for release ...

SGCafe spartanchef

It has been said that Hideo Kojima's contract with Konami will expire this December, and when that happens, Kojima will now officially leave Konami, leaving behind a huge legacy for the gaming industry.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Because Beat Takeshi is in the new one. That's why. What the hell else do you need? The Yakuza games have always been very, very good with Japanese celebrity casting. This, however, might be the best choice yet ever.

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) The pollen season has come, and so I have moisturizing tissues by my side all the time now. Whoever invented moisturizing tissues is a genius! Anyway, today I'm going to be taking a look at.

AFA Channel! freakpool

2 Flares Twitter 0 Facebook 1 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 1 2 Flares × Earlier this year, the official Evangelion smartphone was announced to commemorate the 20th anniversary of one of the most groundbreaking anime in history - Neon Ge...

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

The fall season of anime at Crunchyroll continues apace as the comedy tennis short Teekyu returns for its 6th season. Also, there's more info on the previously announced simulcast of Lance N' Masques to share, so get a full update on both titles b...

Dread Central David Gelmini

After the enormous success of Death Note, writer Tsugumi Ohba and illustrator Takeshi Obata, who also collaborated together on the comedy series Bakuman, are now working together on a new manga called Platinum End.

The latest trailer for the upcoming English release of "Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below" has heartily pumped up viewers, formally introducing the 12 playable characters as well as some of the game's mechanics, despit...

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