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February 6, 2016, 12:00 AM
AFA Channel! freakpool

ERASED, or Boku Dake Ga Inai Machi, is considered as one of this winter 2016 season's best anime, by both critics and fans alike. Kei Sanbe's mystery manga is also getting a live-action movie adaptation, and its official YouTube channel has now st...

Tokyo Girls Update tinyredman

Ever since their unit debut in June 2014, Kido Ibuki and Yamazaki Erii has been working together as the JK seiyuu unit, every♥ing! . With Shining Sky soon to be released next week, the duo looks back at some of the behind the scene shots for Yumei... Mercuryw

Snow Miku has been announced as the official PR ambassador for the 2017 Sapporo Asian Winter Games. The event is ran by the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA), and will take place on February 19th~26th, 2017 in Sapporo.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Gido Amagakure's Sweetness and Lightning aka Amaama to Inazuma, another bookstore worker pick for 2015 (like My Hero Academia, Re-Life and Dagashi Kashi),and fan pick for manga to make a big break in 2015 (Academia and Re-Life again, Himouto Umari...

Nikkei Entertainment, a pop culture magazine published by the Japanese media giant of the same name, has an anime-centric issue out this month, and it's highlighted five anime directors fans might want to keep their eyes on.

The third 2016 issue of Jump SQ has a little treat for fans of Katsura Hoshino's D. Gray-man. As previously reported, a new anime series is on the way, and while it features a fresh staff and cast, it's considered a followup to the 2006 adaptation.

The official website of the Macross franchise revealed a new visual for the upcoming Macross Delta anime. It was also revealed that the series will premiere on all Mainichi Broadcasting System stations in Japan on April 2016.

AFA Channel! freakpool

Every year, Good Smile Company releases several new Hatsune Miku figures, the most popular of them being from their Nendoroid line of cute and super-deformed figures. Now, they are teaming up with robotic toy makers, iDoll, in order to make a thei...

Anime Evo setsuken

If there's one word that perfectly encapsulates the appeal of Boku Dake ga Inai Machi, its "unpredictable". In this day and age where people seem to think that its all been done, and there's nothing truly unexpected or original left, Boku Dake ga ... Mercuryw

The SNOW MIKU 1/4 scale figure is now available for preorder! The figure was first announced last year in celebration of the Snow Miku Sky Town's 1st anniversary on December 21st. Presales at the Snow Miku Sky Town has also begun starting today.

Siliconera Sato

Marvelous revealed the latest trailer for Uppers, their upcoming PS Vita brawler by Senran Kagura producer Kenichiro Takaki, featuring two new characters in Shion Ukyo and Liu Wuchang. The video starts out with a look at Shion Ukyo who fights with...

We finally have some more information on the 2016 Berserk anime, including the format and premiere month. The new anime will be a TV series, and it's set to debut this July on satellite channel WOWOW, followed by MBS's late-night Animeism block.

JEFusion Tamiya Kei

The 10th issue of Shueisha's weekly Shonen Jump magazine this year revealed the main casts for the Death Note 2016 live-action film. Sosuke Ikematsu, Higen from The Last Samurai film, as Ryuzaki. Masahiro Higashide, Hideo Shimada from the live act...

Crunchyroll Humberto Saabedra

Crunchyroll is proud to announce the addition of the first animated adaptation based off of a LINE Webtoon series in Noblesse: Awakening, which also marks LINE's entry into animation in the US. Created by Jeho Son and Kwangsu Lee, Noblesse first d...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The promotional video for the upcoming 3rd OVA of the TV anime adaptation of ONE and Yuusuke Murata's One Punch-Man manga has been released. The video itself briefly showcases the first moments of the 10 minute OVA.

New School Kaidan Serrina Lam

Serrina and Dave paneling at Anime Los Angeles (Screenshot from boykunnn's vlog) Hello readers. My name is Serrina and I am a content creator and correspondent at New School Kaidan. I am currently nineteen years old studying media and film at Univ...

Variety Justin Kroll

"Boardwalk Empire" actor Michael Pitt is in talks to play the villain opposite Scarlett Johansson in DreamWorks' "Ghost in the Shell. " Rupert Sanders ("Snow White and the Huntsman") is directing the adaptation of the popular anime film, with Para...

Siliconera Sato

Pokkén Tournament is releasing worldwide on March 18, and The Pokémon Company started a series of demonstration videos, with the first one featuring Pikachu and Lucario. The video demonstrates a some of its gameplay with a fight between Pikachu an...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official website for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Ayuko Hatta's shoujo manga Ookami Shoujo to Kuro Ouji/Wolf Girl & Black Prince has posteda 30-second teaser introducing introducing Fumi Nikaidou as the protagonist high school g...

Siliconera Sato

Nippon Ichi Software released the first trailer for Rose and the Old Castle of Twilight, their upcoming PlayStation Vita by htoL#NiQ: The Firefly Diary director Masayuki Furuya. The game is about a girl named rose who wakes up in a collapsed dunge...

Siliconera Sato

We previously got a look at Bandai Namco's trailer featuring Kamen Rider: Battride War Genesis' Heisei era Riders from 2000 to 2006, and the latest trailer shows Riders from 2006 to 2009. The trailer shows Riders in the following order: Kamen Ride...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

The 40 anthropomorphized parts of the Prius hybrid are back in a virtual idol-backed video with a unique method of writing lyrics. Japanese automaker Toyota recently unveiled the Prius! Impossible Girls, a group of 40 anime girls representing ever...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the anime adaptation of Ayano Takeda and Nikki Asada's Hibike! Euphonium (Sound! Euphonium) novel series has revealed a brand new visual for the April recap anime film, Gekijouban Hibike!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Crunchyroll's manga side has revealed that February is get caught up month when it comes to some of their Square Enix titles and the first two that are appearing as part of weekly Wednesday updates are Arakawa Under the Bridge and Cuticle Detectiv...

The official website for the Qualidea Code television anime revealed the cast members for the Tokyo characters in the anime. The announced cast includes: Sōma Saitō as Ichiya Suzaku, the head of Tokyo City.

JEFusion Tamiya Kei

Today, February 2, host Aya Takashima announces through her agency that she is six months pregnant with her 2nd child. On the same day, husband and member of the popular duo Yuzu, Yujin Kitagawa expresses the same delight over the said news throug...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun Episode 11 Casting is starting to get underway from Sentai Filmworks for their upcoming release of Monthly Girls Nozaki-kun as they've now revealed the first piece of it with Mikoto Mikoshiba, aka Mikorin.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Wizard Barristers The Winter 2014 anime series Wizard Barristers is due out in just under a month from Sentai Filmworks as it has a March 1st, 2016 release date. Ahead of that, Sentai has now revealed the expansive cast for the series and that Chr...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

The main cast for upcoming TV anime Mayoiga, an original collaboration directed by Tsutomu Mizushima and written by Mari Okada with animation by Diomedéa, has been announced. The line up includes: Koudai Sakai as Mitsumune, a 16 year old student w...


Goo recently asked readers which female celebrity has the most beautiful hair. The results of the poll are now in! Aragaki Yui topped the list with 332 votes. She was followed by Nakama Yukie with 273 votes.

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