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Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

A few days ago we posted about a countdown that D3 Publisher had going for some kind of idol-related project with "i-death" in the URL. That wasn't just some oddball placeholder, because the project has been revealed as Idol Death Game TV.

Nerd Reactor Chris Del Castillo

All things must come to an end eventually, and Tite Kubo's Bleach manga is reaching the finale. The Bleach anime series aired in 2004 and ran until 2012 with 366 episodes and four films, but the manga series has still been going on strong as it en...

Tokyo Girls Update Kenji Harada

"Kawaii skirt no mekurikata (How to flip up skirts in cute ways): SCHOOLGIRL COMPLEX 4," the latest work by photographer Yuki Aoyama will be released on July 17. Young ladies, who have a symbolic existence in Japanese society, are depicted in this...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Go forth, mighty heroes/rail passengers! Seek adventure in the magical realm of Yokohama! The Tokyu Toyoko train line has a lot going for it. It's clean and punctual (even by Japan's lofty standards), affordably priced, and connects Tokyo and Yoko...

Japanese rock band The Pillows will return to score the upcoming sequel to FLCL, Production I. G announced at Anime Expo this weekend. Yoshiyuki Sadamoto, who did the character designs for the original series, will also return.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The wait is almost over as the pilot for Cannon Busters: The Animated Series, the project from Producer and Director LeSean Thomas (Makestuff, LLC), whose work has been seen on The Boondocks, The Legend of Korra (Book 1) and Black Dynamite: The An...

ARAMA! JAPAN Ariane

One thing that's certain is that change is inevitable. But that doesn't mean that it can't sneak up and surprise some of us; which is what happened to a few tweeters who haven't looked at the covers of the magazine Popteen in a while.

by George Marston, Newsarama Contributor Date: 05 July 2016 Time: 02:02 PM ET CREDIT: Cartoon Network Samurai Jack creator Genndy Tartakovski debuted a new behind-the-scenes featurette for the show's upcoming fifth season at Anime Expo.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Dark (misunderstood? ) deeds of the past upend a princess' life. What They Say: From the studio behind Tokyo Ghoul and Fushigi Yugi comes the story of Yona of the Dawn, a typical teen - easily excitable, spoiled by her adoring father.

Siliconera Sato

In a preview snippet of this week's issue of Famitsu magazine, it's been revealed that Fate/Extella's newest playable characters are Karna, Lu Bu, and Gawain. The sample image is tiny, but we can still get a glimpse of the three newcomers in Karna...

Yumemiru Adolescence work the angles in the MV for "Leadership", the coupling song from their 5th major label single "Love for You" (release date: July 27)! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Contributor Wanted!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The Anime Expo weekend has us a bit behind on a few things but we're doing the due diligence. Kadokawa is handling promotion for the summer 2016 anime series New Game and and ahead of the July 4th debut of the first episode they've now brought out...

Masou Gakuen HxH is the story of a world all gone to shit because of some attacking aliens or whatever, and the school of youngsters who are going to defeat them. Technically. If we're being serious, though, this show is about the lewd.

METANORN Tag Team

Jul4 Hmph, I was too good for this show anyway. Well, now that it's all over, what can I say about Koutetsujou no Kabaneri? I guess it wasn't the worst example of wasted potential I've ever seen. . . Here we are for the big finale!

Siliconera Sato

NBC Universal has provided a look at a sneak peek video showing us what's to come in the upcoming anime Danganronpa 3: The End of Hope's Peak Academy's "Despair" and Future" volumes. Characters from Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair will play a role ...

Trends in Japan Japan Trends

This week, a major Studio Ghibli retrospective exhibition opens in Roppongi Hills, covering all of the studio's 22 anime feature films. The Ghibli Expo runs July 7th to September 11th, and includes sketches, previously unseen materials, posters, a...

Comic Book Megan Peters

While this past weekend found most people at BBQ parties and shooting fireworks, thousands of anime fans instead traveled to Los Angeles for this year's Anime Expo. The event, which ranks as the largest anime convention in North America, was packe...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Toei today released a new 30-second CM for the upcoming 13th One Piece feature film, One Piece Film Gold, featuring its insert song "GOLD & JIVE ~SILVER OCEAN" performed by Carina (CV: Hikari Mitsushima) and Gildo Tesoro (Kazuhiro Yamaji).

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Nothing succeeds like excess, and for five decades now, Weekly Playboy has been a very successful magazine. Some prurient periodical purchasers may be disappointed to find that not all of the of the attractive young women featured in Japan's Weekl...

Attack on TitanAttack on Titan Wikia "Attack on Titan" is titled "Shingeki no Kyojin" in Japan that translates to "The Advancing Giants. " Until now, the title has been a little bit ironic as the anime adaptation of Hajime Isayama's popular manga ...

Sekai Project, a rising publisher and licenser of Japanese new media and electronic entertainment today announced, during their live panel at Anime Expo in Los Angeles, their plans to publish and localize several new titles for PC and bring a high...

The GLORIO Blog Artemis

Tsukushi, a shy and clumsy boy completely new to the world of soccer, finds himself with a sudden passion for the sport after being asked to help out in a futsal match by classmate and budding soccer genius Jin.

A lot of news came out of this past weekend's Anime Expo, including plenty of licensing announcements in the realm of anime, manga, and beyond. Among it all was the announcement that North American publisher Vertical has licensed Nisio Isin and Vo...

Comics / Press Releases By The Editor Jul 5, 2016 - 21:16 VIZ MEDIA EXPANDS MANGA PUBLISHING CATALOG WITH NEW ACQUISITIONS ANNOUNCED DURING 2016 ANIME EXPO Upcoming Series Debuts Include New DRAGON BALL Series, The Highly Anticipated REVOLUTIONARY...

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Ladies and gentlemen, the long wait is ALMOST over! During a live reading event for Attack on Titan called Shinkeki Matsuri, whereby cast members read lines from the anime, it was announced that Hajime Isayama's worldwide bestselling manga is gett...

Regular high school dude keeps getting bitten and maybe murdered by a ghost girl every night for some reason? There are probably several parallel worlds and/or timelines that he's in? Some fairies show up?

MYTH & ROID added more release details for new single Paradisus-Paradoxum featured as the second opening theme for anime Re:Zero -Starting Life in Another World- (Re:ゼロから始める異世界生活). Their 4th single also includes coupling track theater D used as in...

After setting out its stall very nicely over its first batch of episodes, we return for the second half of Haikyu's first season to take in a staple part of any sports anime diet - a tournament-led story arc.

CINEMABLEND William Usher

During this year's Anime Expo in Los Angeles, California a number of new games, release dates and content for said games have been unveiled. One of those games is Bandai Namco's Dragon Ball Fusions. They released a new trailer for the turn-based R...

Siliconera Sato

NIS America showcased the latest on their roguelike RPG Touhou Genso Wanderer with two new trailer showcasing its gameplay and characters at Anime Expo 2016. In this roguelike RPG, you will take control of Reimu, the Hakurei Shrine Maiden, to inve...

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