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June 11, 2016, 8:30 PM
June 11, 2016, 8:30 PM
Polygon Ben Kuchera

Stay Connected. Follow Polygon Now! × The video above, which takes the characters and animation from Overwatch and re-edits them in the style of an anime's opening credits, works pretty well! But that idea has been done so many times it's almost a...

Perhaps you were a fan of boys' love series Super Lovers? And why not? It had all those classic boys' love elements. Boys, for example. And. . . love. Okay, so maybe I didn't personally watch Super Lovers - but I'm happy to report to anyone who di...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Tokyo's version of the naked dining experience is slightly different to its overseas counterparts. Hot on the heels of naked restaurant openings in London and Australia, Tokyo has now announced its own body-baring establishment, set to open here o...

A new visual for the The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya franchise has been featured as a poster in the recent Animedia magazine issue. The new visual includes Mikuru Asahina, Itsuki Koizumi, Kyon, Yuki Nagato and Haruhi Suzumiya.

Even if you don't consider yourself a romantic, most every anime fan has a favorite couple - two characters whose special relationship really connected with them, two people they were seriously rooting for.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Manly Tears are confirmed as Future Trunks, Future Mai and Future Bulma gear up for battle in a new, minute-long promo for Dragon Ball Super's Future Trunks Saga. This anticipated storyline, with plot and character concepts by original series crea...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Announced at the stage event for it way, way, back at the Animate Girls Festival 2014, we're now closer to the Tsukiuta anime series than ever before. The series has now had its first TV spot released that reveals a July 6th, 2016 debut for the show.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

The powdered drink series isn't just for coffee anymore. While most people immediately think "coffee" when they hear "Starbucks," the immensely popular chain of cafes also does a brisk business in teas at its Japanese locations.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Developer shows off ambitious fan project in preview video. There are some truly impressive illustrations to be found in the artwork of the Yu-Gi-Oh! collectible card game. That said, those still drawings can't quite match the dynamism of visuals ...

The 2016 International Tokyo Toy Show will take place on June 11th and 12th for the general public at the Tokyo Big Sight. From the cutest plushies to the latest anime goods and the quirkiest Japanese toys, this is the event for everyone who's sti...

Crunchyroll Humberto Saabedra

Following up on last month's announcement of the Ozmafia anime adaptation and main cast, additional cast members have been added to the series ahead of its July premiere. Takuya Kirimoto, Hidenori Takahashi, Yuuchi Iguchi and Kei Minegishi will jo...

The Tokyo Reporter Roland Shichijo

A nude man walked into a onvenience store in Kyoto in April (kyoeikai. ne. jp) KYOTO (TR) - A man was arrested on Thursday for allegedly strolling into a convenience store naked while wearing make-up and a long wig.

AFA Channel! freakpool

Filming has finally started in Italy for the live-action film adaptation Hiromu Arakawa's worldwide bestselling manga, Full Metal Alchemist, and actor Ryousuke Yamada has been seen in the Italian town of Volterra, where he was spotted wearing a fa...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the Accel World -Infinite∞Burst- anime film, based on Reki Kawahara and HiMA's Accel World light novel series, has revealed a brand new visual that features a brand new original character.

Source: IDW Publishing Special Thanks to Kahlil Schweitzer A SCIFI JAPAN EXCLUSIVE IDW Publishing has provided SciFi Japan with previews of their new Godzilla trade paperback collections, Godzilla: Complete Rulers of Earth Vol.

Siliconera Jenni

Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator's Jack-O' and Raven highlight that. Both of these new characters are the sort that require people to have an idea in their mind of how they'd like a fight to go before it even begins, due to Jack-O's minion management an... Sam Prince

Japanese monthly manga magazine CoroCoro ("KoroKoro") is set to release new information today, June 10. Will it be new Pokemon or evolutions for the recently revealed Pokemon Sun & Moon starters? Right now it's unclear, as some online speculation ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The anime adaptation for Servamp worked the marketing side of things like a champ for the past six months or so with little teases and reveals here and there. Now that we're close to the summer season getting udnerway, the official site has reveal...

AFA Channel! freakpool

In Japan, charms or amulets give people all sorts of blessings, from passing a test, to blessing your pregnant wife with a safe childbirth, and even protect you from accidents. Now, Kitan Club, the same company behind those adorable Pikachu smartp...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Warner Bros. Japan and the series site have published a new visual for Bones' (Blood Blockade Battlefront, Space Dandy) summer TV anime adaptation of Mob Psycho 100, a series by ONE, best known as the author of the original, self-published One-Pun...

The Tokyo Reporter Tim Hornyak

Mitsuyasu Maeno at Chofu Airport TOKYO (TR) - It was 1976, a notable year for aviation. In Europe, Air France and British Airways launched the Concorde supersonic aircraft. In the U. S. , a former Air Force pilot became the first to fly a homemade...

Crunchyroll Humberto Saabedra

The official website for the Cheer Boys anime has updated with two new cast members in Hiroki Yasumoto & Yoshitaka Yamaya. Both will be featured in the new anime as members of the opposing SPARKS all-male cheerleading squad Jin Doumoto (captain) a...

VIZ Media and Japan Society Welcome Best-Selling Manga Creator to NYCC for Events and Autograph Sessions Source: VIZ Media, MediaLab press releases Special Thanks to Jane Lui and Erik Jansen ANSATSU KYOSHITSU © 2012 Yusei Matsui/SHUEISHA Inc ReedP...

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

The new original anime project - Shuumatsu no Izetta - was announce today by "Shuumatsu no Izetta Production Committee". They even released a promo video and a key visual for the show: The project details (staff, story, etc.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Japanese retailers have started accepting pre-orders for Kotobukiya's new ARTFX J character figure of Sakura Shinguji, a member of the Teikoku Kagekidan's Hanagumi in the Sakura Taisen/Sakura Wars franchise, for an October 2016 release.

The Fandom Post Brian Threlkeld

In episode six of the 2016 J. C. Staff show, Flying Witch, an age-old mystery is solved: how a witch, in fact, rides a broom. Not as it turns out by riding a flying broom but by also, as the title suggests, flying herself.

Kishida Kyodan & The Akeboshi Rockets (岸田教団&THE明星ロケッツ) unveiled the jacket covers, full track list, and preview music video for new single Tenkyo no Alderamin (天鏡のアルデラミン). Their 5th major label single is featured as opening theme for upcoming anim...

Siliconera Sato

Sega shared the newest trailer for Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X HD, the PS4 version of the PS Vita rhythm game recently released in Japan, which will run at 1080p and 60fps. The trailer shows some of the game's 30 songs, plus two new DLC tracks wi...

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