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October 16, 2016, 7:30 AM
October 16, 2016, 7:30 AM

Serving as the contrast to a formerly released ranking, this latest survey has collected opinions regarding the best anime songs of the 1990s that were sung by male vocalists, with one famous children's franchise securing first place.

iDigitalTimes ND Medina

Fri, 10/14/2016 - 19:05 By ND Medina Better late than never: Amazon has picked up Studio Ghibli's children's TV anime Ronja the Robber's Daughter for its Prime streaming service.

Anime Herald Mike Ferreira

In recent years, companies like Netflix, Crunchyroll, and Spotify have taken great strides to make streaming TV, anime, and music part of our mainstream culture. Now, it's time for light novels to step into the spotlight!

Honey's Anime HoneyFeed

The time has come again for the Fall season of anime. What comes to mind when you think of the word 'Fall season'? Perhaps you'll reminisce about the past year, as you walk out the door with a scarf wrapped around your neck.

It seems like Bungou Stray Dogs will be taking the prequel route with this season, focusing more on Oda than Dazai but still keeping it within the Port Mafia. I would've preferred to see more of Dazai, but I can appreciate how the story focuses on...

UPUPGIRLS (KARI) deliver a powerful message of hope and perseverance in the MV for "Kimi toiu Kasetsu" from their 21st single "! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! /Kimi toiu Kasetsu" (release date: October 11)! Contributor Wanted!

Gizmodo Cheryl Eddy

Princess Mononoke wolf goddess Gillian Anderson is lending her pipes to another Studio Ghibli project: recent Amazon Original Kids Series acquisition Ronja the Robber's Daughter. Originally made for Japanese TV, it's a 26-part anime adventure dire...

Retailer Tokyo Otaku Mode is taking feedback on designs for its Evangelion x Full Graphic Kimono project until October 31. The project currently includes six possible designs to vote on, all featuring images from the Evangelion: 3.

Tokyo (AFP) -- Need a pick-me-up? Try a lychee-flavoured coffee infused with jasmine, or a 'Chardonnay' espresso served in a wine glass -- whatever your taste, Japan's swashbuckling baristas are bringing some serious sex appeal to the drink.

Siliconera Casey

By Casey . October 14, 2016 . 8:30am Cyber Danganronpa VR: Class Trial just recently released for PlayStation Plus users in Japan and Asia for the PlayStation VR. However, in Asia, the VR game also includes has English voiceovers, sparking many fa...


The return of Mobile Suit Gundam: Shirtless dudes is back! Woooooooooo! The best Gundam series is finally back in my life and damn I can't wait to see what happens with this second season! Will Atra confess to Mika?

Siliconera Sato

We previously reported that Yo-kai Watch 3 is getting a third version on December 15 called "Sukiyaki" and new scans of CoroCoro have surfaced with additional details. [Thanks, Game Jouhou and Yo-kai Watch World.

Siliconera Sato

FuRyu, known for publishing Lost Dimension and Caligula, opened a new teaser site that shows a mysterious tower along with the text "Call to Quarters. " Other than the towers, we don't know much else about what to expect, but the website does ment...

Anime Lovers KINGRPG

God Eater Online is a mobile MMORPG game. While many people are waiting to play the game, recently, the launch trailer was revealed on God Eater Online official site (http://geo. godeater. jp/). The trailer was made in the form of opening anime by...

Gematsu Sal Romano

The latest issue of Weekly Jump has the scoop on The Alliance Alive, a new "group performance RPG" for 3DS from FuRyu featuring artwork similar to the company's previous The Legend of Legacy. It will launch in Japan in spring 2017 for 6,280 yen.

Source: Funimation Entertainment Official Site: shin-godzilla. jp (Japan), funimationfilms. com/shingodzilla (US) Special Thanks to Scott Lonski A SCIFI JAPAN EXCLUSIVE Funimation Films is offering SciFi Japan readers a chance to win a 24 x 36 Nor...

Anime Herald Mike Ferreira

Source: Anime FeministSummary: New anime website Anime Feminist opened its doors on. The site promises to review shows, and look at the anime world through a feminist lens. Anime Feminist's staff features contributors from numerous publications, i...

Honey's Anime HoneyFeed

What You Need to Know: A previously mysterious site has renewed to reveal that a new TV anime project by Kisai Takayama, one of the character designers for Kimikiss and Amagami, is in the works. It's set to air in January 2017.

Billboard Kat Bein

He must be beside himself excited for what's dropping Tuesday, Oct. 18. He tweeted a beautiful bit of Japanese animation from A-1 Pictures of a pink-haired girl walking through some kind of nondescript tundra.

Even after more than a decade at the top of the idol world, ℃-ute manage to outdo themselves once again, this time with the symphonic and picturesque MV for "Mugen Climax" from their triple A-side 30th single "Mugen Climax/Ai wa Marude Seidenki/Si...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Bandai Visual today posted a one-minute special PV for Mobile Police Patlabor Reboot on its official YouTube channel. The dialog-less video features the soundtrack music composed by none other than Kenji Kawai, who has worked on all of the Patlabo...

RocketNews24 Meg Murphy

Splish splash they were takin' a bath! Everyone knows that a cat's mortal enemy is water. If you have a cat and have been in the unfortunate position of being The Bath Giver, either your cat made you feel like the absolute worst person in the worl...


Have you seen the first of episode of "Nigeru wa Haji da ga Yaku ni Tatsu" drama? Watch as lead star Aragaki Yui and the rest of the cast dance to "Koi", drama theme song sung by male lead Hoshino Gen.

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix just opened a teaser site with a strange device floating in space for their next new smartphone game that is set to be revealed on October 15, 2016. When clicking on the robot thing, it says "Mufufufu, aren't we in a hurry?

Gematsu Sal Romano

On Twitter, the company posted an tweet teasing "More updates coming next week," with a picture of Atelier Shallie protagonists Shallistera Argo and Shallotte Elminus. Atelier Shallie Plus was released for PS Vita in Japan on March 3.

Siliconera Casey

During the opening keynote for Final Fantasy XIV's FanFest in Las Vegas, Nevada, producer Naoki Yoshida officially unveiled the 4. 0 expansion, Stormblood, which is slated to release in early summer 2017.

From October 15 to 30, melcafe, an orthodox maid cafe in Nippombashi, Osaka, opens as a collaboration cafe with the recently ended TV anime Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-. During the two weeks period, the 38-seat cafe is decorated with c...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

I'm old enough that I was alive when Dragon Ball Z was first dubbed in English. It was my first taste of anime, and I was instantly hooked after watching my first episode. I wasn't alone, as many kids at my school similarly enjoyed Dragon Ball, co...

The GLORIO Blog Gee-Man

Shimazu Toyohisa is mortally wounded at the Battle of Sekigahara. Instead of dying, he finds himself transported to an alternate world where other historical figures like him have been transported to as well.

Established animation studio J. C. Staff has celebrated its 30 years of existence with a special video showcasing the many revered franchises they have animated, no doubt stirring a sense of nostalgia among those who have been watching their work ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Cinema Today has posted a four-minute digest video of the upcoming "Cinema Kabuki One Piece" to be released in Japan on October 22. The two-hour film shows a Tokyo Shinbashi Enbujo performance of "Super Kabuki II One Piece" last fall, featuring 40...

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