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A new anime adaptation based on Kazue Kato's Blue Exorcist manga was recently announced, and now we have additional details thanks to the latest issue of Shueisha's Jump SQ. magazine. Koichi Hatsumi (Deadman Wonderland, Gangsta.

The carnage continues in 2017 Source: Various Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin in Japan) is a popular manga series started in 2009, that spawned a very popular anime series in 2013. The series takes place in a land where humans live in walled c...

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It's a literally sweet dream come true. Honestly, it's a little silly that Japanese donut chain Mister Donut insistently stands on ceremony by making us call it "Mister. " You're providing one of the simplest, purest forms of joy that mankind has ...

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D3 Publisher teased a new idol project last week, and it's been revealed as Idol Death Game TV, an action adventure game that will have idols battle to the death for center stage. The title surely sounds interesting, but so far we don't know much ...

Niji no Conquistador revealed the new MV "Kagirinaku Bouken ni Chikai Summer" (Release Date:September 20th). This year again, they heat up Japanese summer with swimming wears! Contributor Wanted! ! In the MV, the members discuss what to do during ...

ARAMA! JAPAN Ronald

On July 2, Nippon TV aired this year's edition of its annual midyear music show, THE MUSIC DAY. The show was about 11 hours long and featured performances by many acts. including Suiyoubi no Campanella, Hoshino Gen, Keyakizaka46, Arashi, AKB48, Sa...

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Suzuki Ami has announced that she has registered her marriage on July 1, and is currently pregnant with her first child. According to her announcement on her official website, she married a non-celebrity whom she met last December after just 6-mon...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

During the Studio Trigger panel this weekend at Anime Expo 2016, it was revealed that the new Little Witch Academia TV series that was revealed last week is going to get a worldwide release next year. This was followed up with the reveal that Netf...

Siliconera Sato

Inti Creates announced at Anime Expo 2016 that North America is getting the Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack, a bundle featuring the first game and Azure Striker Gunvolt 2, courtesy Yacht Club Games.

New Series from Hellsing Creator to Debut in October 2016 Source: Funimation Entertainment press release Official Site: nbcuni. co. jp/drifters (Japan) © KOUTA HIRANO/SHONENGAHOSHA/DRIFTERS製作委員会 At its annual Industry Panel at Anime Expo 2016, Fun...

DualShockers Giuseppe Nelva

During its panel at Anime Expo 2016, the good folks at Aksys Games made several announcements of new localizations and ports, including the popular Tokyo Xanadu for PS Vita. You can check out a recap of the panel and a few pictures below, courtesy...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

At this weekend's Anime Expo panel, Funimation announced that the anime distributor has acquired the licenses for Drifters, the new anime from Hellsing creator Kouta Hirano and Your Name (Kimi no Na w), the new film from director Makoto Shinkai, w...

At Anime Expo 2016, Spike Chunsoft and Aksys Games announced Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors (a. k. a. 999) and Zero Escape: Virtue's Last Reward will receive ports to other platforms, which have yet to be revealed.

Initially released in arcades last November, BlazBlue: Central Fiction will finally be obtaining a console release that will give fans the opportunity to play the game from the comfort of their own homes - and without needing to spend an obscene a...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website of the upcoming TV anime TRICKSTER has posted a 100-second second PV introducing its OP song "Kimi dake no Boku de Iru Kara" (I'll be the one only for you) performed by GACKT. The song is included in his newest 8th album "LAST...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

King Records has posted a four-minute music video for "Promise You! ! ," two-member anime voice actress unit YuiKaori's upcoming 12th single to be released on August 10. The song will be used as the next ED theme for the Cardfight!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Fans of the original Sailor Moon series have another season ahead of them later this year as Viz Media has formalized a November 15th, 2016 release date for the first part of the Sailor Moon S season. The Limited Edition contains episodes 90-108 p...

Anime Evo setsuken

So its finally here, after more than a decade, we finally get a Berserk anime series that adapts the Black Swordsman era of the original manga. And while I'd call this opening episode a pretty darn strong one, there are some noticeable hiccups tha...

The Verge James Vincent

The upcoming live-action adaptation of anime and manga Ghost in the Shell has been dogged by accusations of white-washing Asian characters. With the release of a first picture of Scarlett Johansson in the role of Major Motoko Kusanagi back in May,...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Cosplayers imitating the outfits of the sexy monster girls from Monster Musume no iru Nichijou have been making an impact at the currently ongoing Anime Expo 2016, mostly due to one particularly gargantuan cosplay that may yet cause the Japanese t...

'災厄の時代' (Saiyaku no Jidai) "Age of Chaos" I'm never all too sure what to make of an 'Episode 00'. They're sometimes prologue episodes, sometimes omake episodes, and rarely justifying the weird numbering.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

With more promised for Otakon later in the summer, visual novel localizer/distributor MangaGamer got the ball rolling for season's anime convention blockbuster events with five new visual novel announced at this weekend's Anime Expo.

OP Sequence OP: '光の破片' (Hikari no Hahen) by Takahashi Yu 'LETTER 01' Orange was at the top of my expectations list going into this summer season - though in truth it's been at the top of my list for 2016 since the anime was first announced.

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Two female seiyuu are calling it an end to their career, as Yumi Shimura and Midori Tsukimiya have both announced their retirement in their respective social media accounts and blog. Yumi Shimura, who is well-known for voicing Rozen Maiden's Kanar...

I knew I had to Fukigen na Mononokean a whirl after watching its adorable promo videos, but I certainly didn't expect to be crying while watching this show. Don't worry, I laughed, and laughed a whole lot, but also I cried this episode because the...

Anime Evo FlareKnight

What! ? I mean holy crap show, can you lay off my emotional state just a little bit here? This was a total ride through a storm of despair. Give the show credit. . . the episode was titled well. "The Sickness Called Despair" indeed.

Japanator Josh Tolentino

A happy Monday to you, and a happy July 4th to all our American readers! What better way is there to celebrate American independence than by staying home and watching a buttload of Japanese cartoons? Welcome to Japanator's Summer 2016 Anime Previe...

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Jul4 This may end up being the most wonderful image in all of Flying Witch Yeah, I was slacking on Flying Witch, partly because I don't want it to be over. But let's see what happened, and why this was the best anime of the Spring 2016 season.

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