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Crunchyroll Scott Green

Along with wrapping up Tadatoshi Fujimaki's sports manga sequel Kuroko's Baksetball: Extra Game, the 2016 issue 1 of Jump Next has announced that this follow-up is set to be adapted into a 2017 anime movie.

Got addicted to Pokemon games then RPGS and now anime. I believe in supporting local creators and the industry so I'm perpetually poor. All I want for Christmas is another season of Spice and Wolf. Let's talk anime, science, and Akihabara!

It's a simple question with a deceptively difficult answer: what's the single best anime ending you've ever seen, and which one is the worst? A good ending can redeem an otherwise mediocre show, or bring something that's soaring to new creative he...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

During the course of development, video games can change. Take Street Fighter V, for example. Early on, the game certainly didn't look like it does now. It used to look realistic. Speaking with GameSpark (via EventHubs), Street Fighter V producer ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Do you dream of making anime in Japan? The country's government is working to make that more of a possibility by hopefully easing up on rules and regulations for foreign animators. According to the Nikkei Asian Review (via Mulboyne), the Japanese ...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

In a recent online poll sponsored by Akiba Souken's "Anime Portal" website, Japanese fans were asked to vote for their favorite yuri anime - anime that features an often-romanticized same-sex attraction between young ladies.

Last weekend the world celebrated the 20th Anniversary of Pokemon. The kawaii critters and adventurers that have accompanied us through the years are 20 years old! Japanese artists are no exception in sharing the sentimental moment as they take to...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Jun Maeda is one of the most beloved visual novel writers, having worked on Clannad, Air, Kannon, and Little Busters! - all of which have been adapted into anime. He also wrote Angel Beats! and Charlotte as a collaboration project between P.

RocketNews24 Scott Wilson

You'll never see Pokémon's Nurse Joy the same way again. Going to the Pokémon Center, the in-game clinic in the classic video game of the same name, is supposed to be a happy occasion. You get to heal your Pokémon, swap out the members of your tea...

Today we'll be taking a look at Megami's April 2016 issue from JList which features a lot of new anime series that recently started airing from the winter 2016 anime lineup! This issue contains a total of 18 great posters along with previews, char...

Siliconera Sato

Nintendo announced that they're having a Nintendo Direct presentation tomorrow, March 3, at 2:00pm PT for updates on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS titles planned for launch through summer 2016. The presentation will take place at 2:00pm PT/5:00pm ET/10:0...

Siliconera Casey

By Casey . March 2, 2016 . 8:00am Nintendo has revealed an official trailer for the Wolf Link costume in Super Mario Maker. True to The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess, the costume is complete with a tiny Midna riding atop it.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Your Lie in April With a home video release later this month, Anipelx has now debuted the complete twenty-two episode series for Your Lie in April on Netflix. It's currently available in its English language and Japanese language form here.

Siliconera Sato

Sega's upcoming rhythm game, Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X, is releasing on PS Vita later this month, and Famitsu put together a video to demonstrate its new "Live Quest Mode. " In Live Quest Mode, there are areas that have the attributes of Neutra...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It has been confirmed that the sales of Natsume Akatsuki's fantasy comedy light novel series Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! (KonoSuba: God's Blessing on This Wonderful World! ) has increased three times in nine months after the production ...

Last year's Salón del Manga de Barcelona, celebrated in Barcelona from October 29th to November 1st​, hosted a fascinating pair of creatives dedicated to the world of Dragon Ball. Tadayoshi Yamamuro, the animation director for Dragon Ball Z, has a...

The Tokyo School of Anime (a school that provides education for animation, voice acting and other otaku-centric hobbies) has announced that it will be opening another school entitled the "Akiba Business School", which will specialize specifically ...

NEWS Manga Sales Are Growing and Changing Posted by Milton Griepp on March 2, 2016 @ 3:44 am CT Michael Gombos and Carl Horn. We recently caught up with Dark Horse Director of International Publishing and Licensing Michael Gombos and Manga Editor ...

moetron pKjd

According to the April issue of Nakayoshi magazine, a new manga project of Cardcaptor Sakura from CLAMP has been announced. A date for when publication starts will be decided at a later date. Cardcaptor SakuraManga Post navigation Previous Post"De...

JEFusion Adam Perez

The search for the Champion Symbol continues as the Zyumen attempt to find their way back home, but one seems to not be in any rush as we discuss Amu and her realistic nature. Plus Yamato begins to discover a power being awakened from within and a...

Japanator Yussif Osman

In the second half of 2015, something amazing happened in the world of anime. Digimon returned. But not just any incarnation of the series, rather Digimon Tri is a continuation of the original first season, based on Taichi and the other Digi-desti...

A launch trailer for PS4 port The Witch and the Hundred Knight: Revival Edition has surfaced, allowing potential buyers a glimpse at what the bonus title has on offer, so they can decide if it is merely a waste of time or something worth forking o...

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A live-action TV drama adaptation of 07th Expansion's murder mystery visual novel series, Higurashi: When They Cry is currently in the works, and it will star the idols from the AKB48 sister group, the Niigata-based NGT48.

Japan Today Alastair Himmer

Former pop idol Noriko Sakai, who fell spectacularly from grace after being arrested on drugs charges, is a rare breed in Japan: a female celebrity who has suffered public humiliation and survived. The swift demise of "sweetheart" Becky over an al...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Pied Piper, Inc. announces the launch of its Indiegogo campaign to fund the North America Blu-ray and DVD release of Skip Beat! with English dub. Pied Piper, Inc. licensed the property from TV TOKYO with the guarantee of producing an English dub.

Ultraman Ginga introduces the concept of Spark Dolls to the franchise. The series follows Hikaru Raidou, a man who returns to his old hometown just to discover that his old school is at the center of a bizarre and mysterious series of monster atta...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It is confirmed that 19-year-old anime voice actress Shiina Natsukawa is cast as Akeno Misaki, one of the two protagonists in Production IMS' upcoming original TV anime Hai-Furi. She is best known as the voice of Nonoka Komiya in the 2014 TV anime...

The Myanmar Times Nyein Ei Ei Htwe

They certainly know how to pack them in. As many as 1700 people a day have been pouring into the exhibition Manga, Anime, Games from Japan in Myanmar at the National Museum. The whole of the first floor has been given over to Japanese cartoons and...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The final episodes of God Eater are beginning this coming weekend and last week Bandai Visual brought out a new four-minute promotional video for it. Daisuki has been doing some solid distribution fo the show here and has brought out the previous ...

The official website for the TV anime adaptation of light novel Netgame no Yome wa Onnanoko ja Nai to Omotta? (And you thought there is never a girl online? ) began streaming a promotional video on Tuesday which previews the opening theme song "1s...

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