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October 19, 2016, 7:00 PM
October 19, 2016, 7:00 PM
Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The Japanese official website for JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable, the fourth installment of the TV anime adaptations based on Hirohiko Araki's long-running action manga series, today updated with a new key visual for the ongoing ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official YouTube channel of 39-year-old Japanese singer Namie Amuro has posted a short version music video for her 46th single song "Dear Diary. " Her new ballad tune is used as the theme song for the upcoming live-action film Death Note Light...

Hey guys! Risa Light, our fellow writer at KKS as well as the CEO of Cherry-Jelly Productions, has ranked her favorite anime from Summer 2016. Check out her recommendations in the video below: I'm definitely going to start watching some of these a...

Siliconera Sato

Spike Chunsoft shared the latest on their upcoming PS4 and PS Vita title, New Danganronpa V3, in this week's issue of Famitsu magazine with a list of voice talent behind its main characters. From left to right, here are the characters and their vo...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Hit, the legendary assassin of Universe 6 that appears in the Dragon Ball Super anime, will be playable in Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2, Bandai Namco announced. Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 will launch for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on October 25 in North A...

Thanks to daylight savings time, Adult Swim's Toonami block will be getting an extra hour of broadcast to play around with. Not one to let an opportunity slip by, the block announced plans to use that time to air Children Who Chase Lost Voices, th...

Siliconera Sato

Following the teaser videos showing "Mysterious Caller" and "Shotgun" last week for Resident Evil 7, Capcom has gone up with two more. Today we have videos for "Record" and "Stock Up. " Vol. 3 "Recorder" "Take the time to save in #RE7.

Anime Herald L.B. Bryant

Earlier today, it was revealed by Square Enix's Monthly G Fantasy magazine that Higasa Akai's manga series The Royal Tutor (Oshitsu Kyoshi Haine) will be getting an anime adaptation at some point in the future.

Guest reviewer Lucy talks us through Japanese manga comics, how to choose, and where to buy them. Manga is, put quite simply, any comic created in Japan. The term has stretched out a bit since its creation, as it can now also refer to the style ge...

It's a double Deku day with two figures of the My Hero Academia lead going on sale. Izuku Midoriya is presented as a super-deformed Nendoroid from Good Smile Company, and a poseable figma from GSC and Max Factory.

NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) is pleased to share the news that the Condé Nast Traveler's Readers' Choice Awards 2016, announced on October 18, 2016, has nominated Tokyo as the to...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Conveniently located Akihabara salon offers wide range of anime-style colorings, keeps otaku looking good while shopping for merch. Back in the spring, a group of innovative hair stylists launched a crowdfunding campaign with the goal of opening a...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

Prince of Tennis mangaka, Takeshi Konomi, made an important announcement during the TeniPuri Festa 2016 ~Kassen~ last 16th October, where he revealed that they will be making a brand new Prince of Tennis anime film with an original story.

tokyohive HPriest

Check out the box office charts and trailers of all the new Japanese films of the past weekend below! Japan Box Office Chart - October 15th/16th 01 (01) Kimi no Na wa. (Weeks: 08) 02 (00) Nanimono (Weeks: 01) 03 (02) Jason Bourne (Weeks: 02) 04 (0...

The GLORIO Blog dragonzigg

Papika shows up at Cocona's school and attempts to integrate herself as a transfer student. Cocona is initially sceptical but when her pet rabbit(? ) Uexkull falls through a portal to Pure Illusion, the girls are forced to team up and chase after ...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Three new cast members have been announced for Pop in Q, an upcoming original theatrical anime fantasy film that celebrates the 60th anniversary of Toei Animation. The new cast members announced include: Wakako Shimazaki as Eriko Kominato, Izumi's...

Ars Technica Valentina Palladino

Thanks to an update on the official website, we have a new preview for the Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic anime film. The movie opens in Japan on January 21, 2017, and the latest update also tossed in a new visual and cast additions.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . October 18, 2016 . 10:30am The roster of available fighters in Valkyrie Drive: Bhikkhuni is expanding. People in North America and Europe can now add the heroines of Valkyrie Drive: Mermaid, the anime series, to the PlayStation Vita game.

Siliconera Sato

Following all kinds of different teasers and speculation, Rockastar Games has officially announced Red Dead Redemption 2 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The game releases in Fall 2017. The game will tell an epic tale of life in America's unforgivi...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . October 17, 2016 . 10:00am Sega has just confirmed that the Sonic Mania Collector's Edition it announced for North America will be released in Europe. People who pick up the £79. 99 limited edition will receive a PlayStation 4 or Xbox O...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Halloween is almost here! While you're out making some low-key anime inspired costumes, here are some Halloween-ish movies filled with vampires, spirits, black cats and more to get in the holiday's spirit.

iDigitalTimes ND Medina

My strongest fear with fall anime 2016's Kiss Him Not Me is it would feel mean-spirited. Episode 1 of Kiss Him Not Me does not exactly assuage that fear, for all that our main character, Serinuma Kae, has a relatable, devouring nerdiness that any ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official YouTube channel of the Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon franchise today posted a highlight video of the opening day of the latest musical series titled "Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon -Amour Eternal-" opened at AiiA 2.

A thrilling trailer for the well-received Girls Und Panzer movie has been unveiled in anticipation of its English release, bound to be subject to the usual "dub vs sub" criticisms, though some Japanese fans have found that the trailer "spoils too ...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

The new PlayStation VR has now been released around the world, and one of the virtual experiences and games released alongside it is Bandai Namco's virtual concert, The Idolmaster: Cinderella Girls Viewing Revolution.

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

Next time you're feeling stressed, act like a ninja and perform these nine simple hand signals. Whenever we think about the mysterious world of Japanese ninja, images of shuriken throwing stars and houses filled with trap doors dance around in our... @LivSomms

With its premiere looming closer and closer, footage from the Pokémon Sun and Moon anime series continues to tease, showing off new characters, scenery, and Pokémon. The most recent extended preview has given us the most in-depth look yet!

Miss Hokusai Review The latest from Keiichi Hara and Production I. G by Matt Schley Posted 1/25/2016 Japan's Edo Period marked the unification of the country, the moving of the capital from Kyoto to Edo (modern day Tokyo) and most importantly, the...

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