Top News

May 10, 2015, 2:00 AM

The Japan Anniversary Association has "officially" recognized May 9 as Goku Day. The numbers 5 and 9 can be read in Japanese as "Go" and "Ku" respectively. Film distributor Toei had applied to the association to have the day recognized as Goku Day.


Amazon has posted a preliminary listing for a North American release of the first season of the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure anime. The retailer has a DVD set planned for July 28 from Warner Home Video at $49.


Hello readers! Check out the latest box office ranking, which due to the Golden Week holidays, was a bit delayed. The top 3 of the charts remained the same, with Cinderella scoring huge during the holidays.

Siliconera Ishaan

Capcom have shipped 3. 4 million units of Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate worldwide as of March 31st, 2015, the publisher announced as part of their latest financial report. While the company missed its 3. 9 million projection for Monster Hunter 4 Ultim...

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

It's that time of the year again where we are going to get rumors and new info for a new Kamen Rider series. And as always advised, take this. . .


Variety reports that Paramount has signed on with DreamWorks to co-finance and co-produce the adaptation of sci-fi Ghost in the Shell. Plans are for Paramount to handle the international release of the Scarlett Johansson lead feature, while DreamW...

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

Young Black Jack Manga Gets Anime! May 8th, 2015 / By Tabris / No comments " / Categories: Anime, News It was announced today that the anime adaptation of Young Black Jack manga has been green-lit. Young Black Jack is a prequel of Osamu Tezuka's c...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Today, anime retailer Animate sent out an usual tweet: Its shop in Osaka's Nipponbashi neighborhood will be closed for several hours tomorrow. The reason? A one-ton bomb. This past March, construction workers discovered the one-ton bomb in Nipponb...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

One of the great things about services like Airbnb, which help travelers and independent lodging owners find each other, is that they let guests find exactly the type of accommodations they want. For example, you might not have any need for the bu...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

It shouldn't really be a surprise that Yoshimitsu is in Tekken 7. What is a surprise is how he looks. The characters appearance does change from game to game. Let's have a look back at some different Yoshimitsu incarnations from over the years: An...

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

The official website for the Gatchaman Crowds TV anime has revealed a new key visual for the second season. Last March it was also revealed that the second season, Gatchaman Crowds insight, will premiere in July on NTV and other stations this year.

Japan Animator Expo, the project of weekly anime shorts from Hideaki Anno's Studio Khara and the media company Dwango, began streaming the full 21st short film "Iconic Field" ("Guzō Sen'iki") on Friday.


Following the 30-second teaser, the official website for Ju-on: The Final, the upcoming latest chapter of the 15-year long Ju-on horror film series, has posted a 90-second full trailer, featuring its theme song "Circle of Life" performed by female...


You're not truly a success until you get a Dynasty Warriors/Musou style game based on you, just as grandma always said. That's exactly what's happening to Hiromu Arakawa and Yoshiki Tanaka's The Heroic Legend of Arslan manga, which will be coming ...

Japanator Salvador GRodiles

14 minutes ago - 8:00 PM on 05. 07. 2015 Senior Editor The Crest of Hope shines strong This might sound strange, but I have yet to watch Digimon Adventure in its original language. Nonetheless, the series is still one of those titles that I still ...

Man, this episode was a tearjerker. It is incredibly really because you know, Lily did some bad stuff despite how kind Bell has been treating her, and yet here I was with tears in my eyes when I saw her being beaten and left for the dead.

The Fandom Post Yonkou Productions

Legendary Director Hayao Miyazaki has quite the reputation and is probably one of Japan's most famous cultural icons. His films in their own right have been one the most spectacular cultural exports to come out of the region, with the animation st...

Siliconera Sato

Kobayashi ga Kawai Sugite Tsurai! ! has been going on as a manga since 2012, and has had some OVAs for the series, too. Next on the list is a new game for the Nintendo 3DS by Happinet Games. The official website shares a first look.

Following a slight release delay, Lupiesoft have finally released their all-ages visual novel - The Reject Demon: Toko Chapter 0 - Prelude - onto the Steam digital distribution service. Priced at $4. 99 USD, this is the first chapter in a series o...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Aquarion Logos' Anime Series Cast Grows Posted by Chris Beveridge May 8, 2015 at 04:24 PM With a few projects in the works for the Aquarion franchise this year, some new information has surfaced regarding the Aquarion Logos TV series.

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

Japanese pop rock group Scandal descend on Chicago as part of their debut international tour and we had the opportunity to speak with the girls just ahead of their landmark appearance. The group formed in August of 2006 where a chance meeting betw...

ARAMA! JAPAN Ryusenkai

After a long wait, more details have finally been made available to the public regarding the special 15th Anniversary Project for the Digimon franchise. While it had previously been reported that Digimon Adventure tri.

RADWIMPS have announced that they will hold an overseas tour titled "RADWIMPS 2015 Asia-Europe Live Tour" in October. The tour, which will kick off on October 9 in Seoul, South Korea, will host 2 shows in Asia and 4 shows in Europe.

This page

This is a Katsu News archive page. It shows how the site appeared at May 10, 2015, 2:00 AM JST.

The most current version of the site is always available on our home page.

Back to top