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April 17, 2016, 3:00 PM
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After fighting for #TeamIronMan in Captain America: Civil War as Black Widow/ Natasha Romanov, Scarlett Johansson will be taking another badass role for the Hollywood film adaptation of Masamune Shirow's Ghost in the Shell.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This week, the billingual site for 2017's Sword Art Online - Ordinal Scale was updated with a story prologue. TV anime director Tomohiko Ito and character designer Shingo Adachi are set to reunite for an anime movie with story by series light nove...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

A couple of weeks ago, when Escaflowne was celebrating its 20th anniversary, Twitter user @otaroimo0130 dug out some series publicity material from Animage magazine, and, while they were at it, shared its gender-anime character rankings.

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix revealed the latest on NieR: Autmata during their NieR concert and talk event earlier today, with a new trailer that showcases some of the game's new characters. The video shows us some of the voice cast of the characters, with 2B (CV:...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Studio Ghibli co-founder, former president, and producer Toshio Suzuki is often the one who offers the narrative of what happens at the revered anime production house. According to him (and Line's blog), the conversation went something like this.

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Japanese magazine PASH! has launched an English site for international fans. PASH! is a monthly anime magazine that is aimed towards the ladies, and are known for their coverage on popular seiyuu and singers.

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

The Pokémon Company is hosting special elections in anticipation for summer's Pokemon the Movie XY&Z: Volcanion and the Exquisite Magearna. Fans can only vote for one of the 720 Pokémon. I love the restriction.

Unwatched: Ajin, Ao no Kanata no Four Rhythym, Divine Gate, Fairy Tail Zero, Haikyuu! , Haruchika, Luck and Logic, Mahou Shoujo Nante Mou Ii Desu Kara. , Norn9, Nurse Witch Komugi-chan R, Ooya-san wa Shisunki!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Funimation grabbed the rights to both the TV series and the OVA for Lucky Star back in August 2014 but things have been quiet since then for an array of rescues from the company. We're starting to see that change as Escaflowne is moving forward an...

Crunchyroll Brittany Vincent

Q-pot's latest line of Sailor Moon-inspired accessories is absolutely gorgeous, especially with its tasty dessert-inspired lilt. They're scheduled for a June 30 release, just in time for Sailor Moon herself's birthday.

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The Winter 2016 anime season is now officially over, and akiba-based website, Akiba Souken, has asked 11,557 anime fans to vote for which anime from that season is the one which they found "most satisfying" for their latest anime poll.

Siliconera Sato

Following the June 16 announcement for Level- 5's upcoming Nintendo 3DS title Yo-kai Watch 3: Sushi and Tempura, the company shared a look at its latest trailer. Above is a look at the latest trailer for Yo-kai Watch 3, featuring two protagonists ...

In was reported that veteran voice actor Tooru Oohira passed away last April 12 at the age of 86. He is best known to most hardcore tokusatsu fans as the narrator of various tokusatsu shows. The man narrated the Super Sentai franchise from Himitsu...

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The official website of the previously announced Planetarian (Planetarian: Chiisana Hoshi no Yume) anime adaptation has revealed that the anime project will consists of an ONA (Original Net Animation) series and an animated film.

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INGLEWOOD, CA - MARCH 12: Actress Ming-Na Wen attends Nickelodeon's 2016 Kids' Choice Awards at The Forum on March 12, 2016 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) Actress MING NA-WEN has joined critics accusing filmmaker...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco announced that they're producing a Korean live-action drama for The Idolmaster series in celebration of its 10th anniversary. The company will begin holding an audition starting late-April in Seoul, Korea.

Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures are accused of whitewashing in their new film adaptation of the anime smash, Ghost In The Shell by casting Scarlett Johansson in the lead role. The first look image of Johansson as 'The Major' was release...


Apr16 The true hero of the show arrives. Wow, I don't think I've been that satisfied about a murder attempt for a long time. Surprisingly, Mayoiga is making the names easier to remember. . . . Even if it's through focusing on how dysfunctional the...

The next highly awaited episode of Koutetsujou no Kabaneri has delivered another climactic barrage of zombified mayhem, with the arrival of the luscious Mumei and her unequaled combat skills hopefully giving humanity a ray of hope - and viewers a ...

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Apr16 Proving once again, that the pen is indeed mightier than the sword. ____________________________________________ You have to admit, that's a pretty cool logo. Okay, unlike Joker Game, this first impression being for the first two episodes, w...

Aliens, samurais and fart jokes, part ten thousand. You know, I thought this would have gotten old by now? If my count is right, there have been a total of 316 episodes. But amazingly it hasn't. Actually, it keeps getting better.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

With about 12 hours to still get in on it, Pied Piper, Inc. 's KickStarter campaign to fund a North American home video release of shoujo anime Skip Beat! with English dub is over $205,000, meaning it cleared the $185,000 Blu-ray stretch goal.

"Puzzle & Dragons X", the 3DS RPG spin-off of the highly acclaimed - or very popular at any rate - Puzzle & Dragons smartphone game, has unveiled its animated OP, with harsh critics labeling it as rather run-of-the-mill whilst clearly catering to ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Kadokawa is handling the promotional side for the spring 2016 anime series Joker Game and they've now rolled out the third episode preview for the show. This episode is scheduled for an April 19th, 2016 debut and Crunchyroll is handling the simulc...

The newly announced "Valkyrie Anatomia: The Origin" has brought dismay to a portion of the Valkyrie Profile fanbase as the game has been revealed to be a smartphone exclusive, sure to become corrupt with an abundance of wallet-intensive DLC whilst...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Warner Bros. Japan is handling the home video distribution for Jojo's Bizarre Adventure Diamond is Unbreakable Header in Japan and while I haven't gotten to working the chart up on it yet they're doing some new promotion for it.

Girl band SCANDAL has recently started their national tour "YELLOW", but in no time they have already announced their plans to visit Europe in September, posting the schedule for the titled "SCANDAL TOUR 2016 'YELLOW' IN EUROPE".

This is an RSS version of the original article. Please visit www. otakustudy. com for the full post. A few years ago, Shin Megami Tensei IV allowed players to look into the sacrifices and heroics made by the Samurai of the Eastern Kingdom of Mikado.

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