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June 30, 2016, 12:00 AM
Otaku Tale Frontalspy

An early look at the forthcoming issue of Shueisha's Jump SQ Magazine has revealed that a new TV anime adaptation of Kazue Katou's Blue Exorcist (Ao no Exorcist) manga is in the works for 2017. The announcement itself does not specify that it will...

Figure Culture figure culture

To have an anime figure factory in Japan itself is indeed very rare. As you might have already known, most anime figures are made in China. Newbies often misunderstood that 'Made in China' means fake. That is not correct.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Producers for A Silent Voice are planning to accommodate fans who, like the series' female lead, can't hear. Manga creator Yoshitoki Oima's A Silent Voice, titled Koe no Katachi (literally "The Shape of Voice") in Japanese, begins with a new stude...

It has been announced that Nogizaka46's second photo book (title TBA) will be released on August 5th. In addition, the special "Owatashi-kai" will be held, which means you can receive the photo book from the members personally!

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

Thanks to a display in Okayama, Japan's Animate character goods shop, we now have confirmation for the second Kizumonogatari anime film's premiere date. The stand advertises the July 27 release of Kizumonogatari Part I: Tekketsu-hen, and also reve...

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix stealth-released Adventures of Mana, the remake of Final Fantasy Adventure, in Europe yesterday, and the game has also been released in North America today. About Adventures of Mana: Originally released as Final Fantasy Adventure for t...

GameSpot GameSpot Staff

At first glance, the candy-colored world of Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE looks more like a artful mess than a coherent game. But as we've found, the mix of sensibilities and elements from Atlus' Shin Megami Tensei and Persona series with the weapons,...

Siliconera Sato

Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE released recently in North America and Europe, and modders have been working on a way to remove all forms of censorship to make the game as close as possible to the original game.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

Two brand new videos have been released for Makoto Shinkai's (5 Centimeters Per Second, The Garden of Words) upcoming Kimi no Na wa. (your name. ) anime film. A 90s trailer and a 30s teaser video were revealed teasing some of the beautifully drawn...

The official website of the anime adaptation of Yuuto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki's Shokugeki no Souma (Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma) manga has revealed that the upcoming second season will run for a total of 13 episodes.

Summer is in the air, and it's a time of change. Or at least it is for some people. You know what's not changing? Anime, and the previewing thereof. We've got some big-name shows returning with sequels, including the cooking battle mega-hit Shokug...

An English trailer for the western release of Gal Gun: Double Peace has catered to the game's main demographic by emphasizing the sexier aspects of its schoolgirl shooting action, seemingly avoiding censorship as well unlike other unfortunate titles.

The Fandom Post Kate O'Neil

With Super Sailor Moon gone, the remaining Sailor Guardians must helplessly watch as Sailor Saturn brings an end to the world with her Silence Glaive. The Review Content: (please note that content portions of a review may contain spoilers) When al...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Keiji Yamagishi is a video game composer with an impressive body of work, including Tecmo Bowl, Gitaroo Man, Ninja Gaiden, and more. According to a recent tweet, he's currently working on something related to the Ninja Gaiden series, with more new...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Funimation has scheduled an August 9th, 2016 release for the complete Barakamon series where it'll have the full twelve episode run as a DVD/BD combo. With the dubbed trailer having arrived a few days ago, they've now revealed the main cast for th...

Ayano Mashiro (綾野ましろ) provides ending theme Lotus Pain for upcoming anime D. Gray-man HALLOW. For the first time she's writing the lyrics for the single's title track with Yasuda Fumio (安田史生氏) composing the music.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

According to the newest Oricon report released today, the sixth volume of the TV anime Osomatsu-san/Mr. Osomatsu, the third TV anime adaptation of Fujio Akatsuka's classic gag manga in the 1960s, Osomatsu-kun, takes first place both in its anime D...

Topping the singles chart is unit song from THE IDOLMASTER Cinderella Girls Starlight Master 03. The fictional units from the popular game and anime franchise have strong sales but this may be their first #1.

Photo courtesy of X-Plus. © 1996 KADOKAWA NHFN Figure Coming August 2016 Source: X-Plus Co. , Ltd. Special Thanks to Jun Umeji A SCIFI JAPAN EXCLUSIVE Legion invasion! Recreate the fierce battle on the last line of defense!

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Crunchyroll previously reported on how Avabel Online, a smart phone game developed by Asobimo, was being adapted into a TV anime with direction by Kenichi Imaizumi and animation by Felix Film. Now there's bad news for fans who were looking forward...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Superheroes and excitable ladies are the inspirations for Good Smile Company's latest SD figure offerings. Launched for pre-order late last week and today, these include Dagashi Kashi's Shidare Hotaru, One-Punch Man's Genos, Overlord's Albedo and ...

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

Rock 'N' Roll band, Guitar Wolf has announced their upcoming tour titled "YOJYOUHAN STRIKES BACK TOUR 2016 - US/CAN East Coast - w/ Hans Condor (Nashville TN)". The band will hit up 21 cities centering across the East Coast in the U.

The official website for the television anime of Ryō Asai's Cheer Danshi! ! (Cheer Boys! ! ) novel revealed three more cast members for the anime on Tuesday. The additional cast includes: Yuko Kaida as Satsuki Takashiro Ayumi Fujimura as Haruko Ba...

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The official website to Shaft's upcoming film, 'Kizumonogatari II: Nekketsu-hen' has updated with a new trailer, key visual, and additional cast info. It is slated to premiere in Japanese theaters August 19th, 2016.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

As the Toonami block tends to do around holiday, and as most broadcast networks tend to do as well with these periods, they've scheduled a Hunter X Hunter anime marathon to run on July 2nd. Which will make for some additional fun for Anime Expo fo...

Viz Media announced a nice treat for fans of Weekly Shonen Jump manga this week. In addition to the current paid subscription model, the Shonen Jump website now features a section of free digital manga chapters, with new chapters to be added daily.

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix shared today a look at new artwork showing characters and environment for I am Setsuna, along with some information on pre-order bonuses for the PS4 and PC versions of the game. Environment artwork: Character artwork: Aeterna Nidr Kir ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The 2006 anime TV series Zegapain is getting a new compilation film produced that's set for an October 15th, 2016 theatrical launch as Zegapain ADP and Bandai Visual is getting a little more promotion out there for it.

AFA Channel! freakpool

During a live streaming program for Bandai Namco Entertainment, it was announced that Reki Kawahara's beloved science fiction light novels will be getting a brand new side scrolling RPG for smartphones.

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