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December 27, 2013, 3:00 AM

The Kickstarter campaign website for Kenji Itoso's Santa Company film announced that Yuuki Kaji, Ayumi Fujimura, and Haruka Tomatsu will star in the film. Kaji will voice Bell, and Ayumi will voice the character Noel, a 12-year-old girl who despis...

  While it is surprising to see it released so soon given its March 2014 Japanese release date, Sega and developer Crypton Future Media have shared the opening sequence for their upcoming release of Hatsune Miku Project Diva F 2nd on the Playstati...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The latest character to be confirmed for Super Smash Bros. is a no-brainer: Princess Zelda! The Legend of Zelda royalty is returning for the upcoming Wii U and 3DS entry, and you can see her in action in the first screens from her character page.

JEFusion GekiDan

The official website and TV-Asahi page for the 38th Super Sentai series Ressha Sentai Tokkyuger (烈車戦隊トッキュウジャー) had been launched with new images and. . .

Sankaku Complex Artefact

Fully 70% of Japanese young men now report their Christmases will be spent in (for Japan) untraditional celibate loneliness, and women are scarcely any better of with 58% stuck twiddling their mistletoe in abject solitude.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

With Hiroshi Sakurazaka's time loop/mecha versus aliens novel All You Need is Kill set to become Hollywood's live-action Tom Cruise vehicle Edge of Tomorrow, Takeshi Obata (Death Note, Bakuman, Hikaru no Go) has signed on for a manga adaptation th...

Japanator Tim Sheehy

21 minutes ago - 3:00 PM on 12. 25. 2013 No, it's not Valvrave The anime industry shovels out plenty of bad anime every year, and usually that would make this decision a difficult one. After taking the time to whittle down our list, we held a vote...

Japanator Brittany Vincent

There's a distinct shortage of shoujo series out there right now, especially for the upcoming season of anime, and that's like, totally unacceptable. That's why I'm so excited to see an anime adaptation of The Romantica Clock.

FUNimation has formally announced that Noragami will be one of the five 2014-first-cour series that it will simulcast. The supernatural adventure comedy from studio Bones will premiere on Japanese television on January 5.

Random Curiosity Guardian Enzo

「コンワク × ト × オモワク」 (Konwaku × to × Omowaku) "Confusion × And × Expectation" Shoot, I think I've figured out what you were talking about… We're getting a one-week break for the New Year (most anime do take it) but happily, the Hunter X Hunter NTV sc...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

A new TV anime series Fuun Ishin Dai Shogun (literally translated as Storm Cloud Restoration Big General) is set for April 2014. The robot and love story-mixed anime is animated by J. C. STAFF/A・C・G・T based on Kazuya Sasakura's original story.

Siliconera Ishaan

Princess Zelda has been confirmed as a playable character in the new Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U, and it looks like she has a few new tricks up her sleeve. Most notably is the suit of armour she inhabits in The Legend of Zelda: Sp...

Continuation of 2012 TV anime sequel series to take place at U-17 training camp The official website for The Prince of Tennis franchise began streaming a preview on Monday for the Shin Tennis no Ōji-sama (The Prince of Tennis II) OVA that will pre...

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

“Is there a Santa Claus? ” Well, the jury is still out on that one. However, there IS a bold Miami based otaku-gamer-geek rapper named CASHAMILL ANIME BOY who has chosen this most special of holidays to bequeath the new video to his ne...

SeventhStyle Seven

Otonashi embarks on the Iwasawa route, uncovering one sexy body in his journey as seen in new CG sampled from the upcoming Angel Beats! visual novel – surprisingly erotic scenes for a rather modest anime series.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The Kill la Kill Original Soundtrack by Hiroyuki Sawano (Mobile Suits Gundam Unicorn, Guilty Crown, and Attack on Titan), which hit Japan today is coming to the US in limited supplies with pre-orders now open on Rightstuf.

The Fandom Post Matthew Alexander

End Of Year Interview With Project-H Books Posted by Matthew Alexander December 24, 2013 at 05:00 PM We recently had a little time with the folks at Project-H to talk about the year that was, a bit of what's to come and what's working for the adul...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

GMO Internet, one of the major Japanese communications corporations, has announced that it will posted a 120-second 3DCG anime short Super Hyperspace Protective Wall Cheese Neapolitan on its special site and YouTube on 6:00 am, December 29 (JST), ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

We've had a couple of clips and trailers for the upcoming release of OniAi and now FUNimation is bringing another piece of the promotional campaign to the table with the opening sequence that's subtitled.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

FUNimation has filled up the next slot in their winter simulcast schedule with the addition of ecchi anime Maken-Ki! Two. The anime distributor released the 2011 first season in DVD/Blu-ray combo set on November 12th.

Nendonesia animaster

Yep, Nendoroid Iron Man Mark 42 will not be the only Nendoroid coming from Iron Man 3 as the fully-colored prototype of Nendoroid Iron Patriot was spotted during the event HOLLYWOOD COLLECTOR'S CONVENTION No.

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

LinQ, an idol group who based their activities in Fukuoka, Kyushu, will be releasing their 3rd major single "Colorful Days" on January 22, 2014. The song is LinQ-like Electric Dance Music that describes enthusiasm towards colorful future.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Rail Wars' Light Novels Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge December 24, 2013 at 04:00 PM Rail Wars If there's something that hasn't really gotten a huge amount of attention in anime over the years, it's that of trains.

P. A. Works and popular voice actress/singer Minori Chihara will be collaborating on a new anime project titled Planet:Valkyrie. The anime, which will be directed by Ei Aoki (Fate/zero) and feature character designs from Takashi Takeuchi (Type-Moo...

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