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April 30, 2016, 1:30 AM
April 30, 2016, 1:30 AM

The creator of Yona of the Dawn, Mizuho Kusanagi, announced this past Monday that the manga will be going on a hiatus due to the Kumamoto earthquakes. Kusunagi lives in Kumamoto Prefecture, but her editorial team confirmed on Twitter that she was ...

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Mamare Touno (real name: Daisuke Umezu), the Japanese novel author who is best known for his two works, Log Horizon and Maouyu: Maou Yuusha. He was recently charged and now has been found guilty of tax evasion by the Tokyo District Court.

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Babymetal and Nintendo collaborated to create special characters for the video game Super Mario Maker (スーパーマリオメーカー). The character design is based on the members of the idol metal band. Check out the video and a message from Su-Metal, MoaMetal and...

James Cameron and Robert Rodriguez's Hollywood adaptation of Battle Angel Alita, which Cameron has been attempting to get off the ground for years, is inching towards becoming a reality, with three actresses testing for the main role, reports the ...

On the latest issue of Shueisha's Weekly Young Jump magazine, a new visual key and some sneak peek of the 3G film was unveiled. This upcoming GANTZ:O 3DCG anime film will be based on the original manga by Hiroya Oku.

Shiina Pikarin reveals the playfully morbid MV for "Makai Shinjuu" from her upcoming single "Makai Shinjuu/MITSU TO BATSU" (release date: May 3)! Contributor Wanted! ! The MV directed by inventor of the Hikaru Skirt, Kiyoyuki Amano (Kayac) opens w...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

FUNimation has started to prepare for the roll out of its spring Broadcast Dubs with the introduction of the leads for superhero anime My Hero Academia, set to make its English language streaming debut on May 4th.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks recently revealed the finalized cover artwork for the first collection of Cross Ange: Rondo of Angels and Dragons and we learned with that reveal that Chris Ayres is sitting in the ADR director's seat for the series.

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By Jenni . April 28, 2016 . 10:00am The second round of Fire Emblem Fates DLC maps has been dated. Beginning on May 5, 2016, six new maps starring alternate version of the children from Hoshido and Nohr follow the young heroes as they try to save ...

Morning Ledger Alexi Chingcuangco on April 28, 2016

Image Source: via @rimanana and otakomu. Fans of 90s anime and manga rejoice, because Cardcaptor Sakura is getting a sequel! CLAMP, the all-female Japanese manga group that first serialized the Cardcaptor Sakura series in May 1996, has just confir...

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By Jenni . April 28, 2016 . 1:03pm The Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse Launch Edition gives buyers badges of honor. People who either pre-order or pick up the game immediately after launch will get a special set of metal pins representing insign...

I have to admit that this wasn't as great of an episode as I thought it would be. It was all playing out to be serious and thrilling then ended up being a little disappointing. Like. . . no struggle at all, okay then.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

While it was a given that Funimation was going to do a Broadcast Dub for My Hero Academia, it's surprising some fans that it's coming so fast. Perhaps slightly ahead of schedule, the series will make its debut next week on May 4th, 2016 and the ma...

'あの子の秘密がバレないと思った?' (Anoko no Himitsu ga Barenai to Omotta? ) "I Thought Her Secret Wasn't Going To Get Out? " Just give up the subterfuge, Akane. This is why honesty is the best policy. Though on second thought, your freaking out is hilarious, so ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Video: As reported last spring, a CG Gantz anime film is coming out this year in Japan. Here's the first, very short teaser trailer. The Gantz manga debuted in the year 2000. It has spawned an anime and two live-action films.

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Koutetsujou no Kabaneri is a bit of a shameless show isn't it? It'll take established tropes, cliches and ideas from wherever it can, and use them to its own ends. Thankfully, those ends revolve around generally captivating and entertaining the au...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Crunchyroll previously reported on how the winner of the 2015 "Let's Make the Mecha Anime That We Want to Watch" contest, RS Project - Rebirth Storage -, was being expanded into an animated TV special that would air on Fuji TV in June of 2016.

StoryBundle is running a pay-what-you-want deal with Boss Fight Books offering 11 digital books from the publisher for only $15. This deal is essential for those yearning for a thought-provoking read dealing with video games.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

It's been a long, bumpy road for Under the Dog - an original action anime project directed by Masahiro Ando with animation by Kinema Citrus that began life via crowdfunding on Kickstarter back in 2014.

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Crunchyroll previously reported on Cheer Boys, a TV anime adapation based on the novel by Ryou Asai about a male college cheerleading team. Now the cast of spirited young men has grown a bit bigger with the announcement of four characters and thei...

The UK Anime Network has been serving anime fans in the UK since 1996, and we're chock full of reviews, news, articles and competitions :) Enter our latest competition To celebrate the UK cinema release of Miss Hokusai, we have a poster to give away!

Haruhichan's blog Olivia Lynn

'禍野の音' (Magano no Oto BOTHERSOME TWOSOME) "The Sound of Magano Bothersome Twosome" Ah, brotherly love. No, not that way you perverts. Brotherly Love Ryogo is the secondary character I never expected to like.

Featured Posts Joker Game - 04 I am starting to get a little worried about Joker Game. After a very strong start it's gone down in quality once it revealed it's episodic format. This episode marks the lowest point of the series so far though I sti...

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