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August 26, 2016, 7:30 AM

by Matt Schley Posted 8/25/2016 I may be dating myself here, but I remember when the first Read or Die anime came out in 2001, seemingly out of nowhere (we didn't have no fancy wikis tellin' us it was based on a novel, kids).

Suffice it to say, Angelo is one crafty bastard. He's elevated a simple revenge scheme into something truly sinister. There was doubt from weeks prior whether or not his newfound bond with Nero would alter his ultimate intentions.

GameSpot Dan Auty

The live-action adaptation of anime classic Ghost in the Shell is now in post-production, having wrapped principal photography in June. To date only one official still from the movie has been released, alongside a handful of on-set images.

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Image: NARVII Ben Anderson and Yin Wang are the cofounders of Narvii. Ben Anderson is not obsessed with anime, but the 26-year-old entrepreneur is fascinated by people who are. In fact, that fandom is exactly what inspired him to create a startup ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Last night at around 7:25pm in the Japanese city Tokushima, two women were hit while crossing the street, fatally injuring one of them. The driver, 39 year-old Keiji Goh, admitted he wasn't watching the road ahead, because he was playing Pokémon Go.

GameSpot Tamoor Hussain

Koei Tecmo has released a few new screenshots for its upcoming Berserk game. The screenshots include Wyald, the monkey-faced apostle that was recently announced as a playable character. Also included are a few boss characters in the Dynasty Warrio...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Manga creator Hiroki Endo is likely best known among Western manga fans for his work on Eden: It's an Endless World! , which was licensed and released by Dark Horse Comics here. That series finished back in 2008 and he worked on All Rounder Meguru...

Some more details for the third season of Haikyu! ! surfaced in the latest issue of Weekly Shonen Jump magazine. This outing has the staff from the previous runs returning, and it's set to premiere on various Japanese stations on October 7.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The upcoming NHK TV original anime series ClassicaLoid did a little bit of additional casting back in July but has otherwise been quiet ahead of its fall premiere. Now, the official site has updated with a little bit more information as they've se...

Honey's Anime HoneyFeed

Home The Best Place for Anime Enthusiasts Home News Anime Chart Recommendations Similar Anime Cosplay Characters Quizzes/Polls Vote Now! Who is the Best Male Characters with Best Bodies? Home Characters Characters 0 2:00 PM August 25, 2016 HoneyFe...

Today's hot Death Note news: J-pop legend Namie Amuro will provide not one but two songs for the film. Amuro will provide the theme song, "Dear Diary," which is described as "a grand ballad that fits the worldview of the film," plus "Fighter," an ...

It's been reported that actor Christoph Waltz is in early negotiations to co-star in Alita: Battle Angel, the long-gestating live-action version of Battle Angel Alita. Waltz's mission, should he accept it, would be to play Doctor Dyson Ido, the sc...

The UK Anime Network has been serving anime fans in the UK since 1996, and we're chock full of reviews, news, articles and competitions :) Enter our latest competition We have a copy of the first half of The Heroic Legend of Arslan to give away!

Anime Herald Mike Ferreira

It's time to go All Out on the pitch! Earlier today, the official All Out! ! anime website updated with a new visual. The image features the main cast in their rugby uniforms as they stand on the field.

Random Curiosity Guardian Enzo

I mentioned this last week, but two of this season's standout series make a fascinating contrast. 91 Days could hardly be less "anime" - not only is it set in America and built around a premise rarely used in anime, but in tone and style it's rema...

Siliconera Asma

After dropping some hints, Active Gaming Media has officially announced Astro Boy: Edge of Time. The collectible card game is a Kickstarter project that brings Osamu Tezuka's characters together in a cyberpunk city floating outside space and time.

Siliconera Sato

Sega released a new trailer for Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X highlighting all 32 tracks available on the PlayStation 4 version of the game. As previously reported, Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X is getting plenty of DLC, including the Persona 4: Dan...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

Voice actor unit Rhodanthe* will sing the official theme song for Kiniro Mosaic - Pretty Days, a special episode of KINMOZA! that will receive a limited theatrical run in Japan in November of 2016. Rhodanthe* is made up of Asuka Nishi (the voice o...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This week's Naruto Shippuden episode 473, "The Sharingan Revived," adapted 688 and 689 of what was the main manga series' 700 chapters. Meaning, the anime is coming down to the wire. And, following the episode, the climax was teased with a commerc...

Geek and Sundry Tom Pinchuk

The gauntlet was thrown. A challenge was put out. And since it was issued on Imgur, there was no way we could shirk it. Could we rank the best anime, per year, throughout the 2010s so far? We claim no objectivity, but we did abide by the follow ru...

Siliconera Casey

By Casey . August 25, 2016 . 8:30am Capcom has shared more profiles on the cast of characters set to appear in Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Spirit of Justice. Previously, we learned more about Phoenix Wright's assistant Maya Fey, in addition to ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This spring brought the first official still of Scarlett Johansson as the lead in the Hollywood live-action adaptation of Masamune Shirow's influencial sci-fi series Ghost in the Shell. That was followed by set photos of the Johansson and Pilou As...

IGN Kallie Plagge

By Kallie Plagge This week on IGN Anime Club, Miranda, Kallie, Mike, and Meghan discuss what qualifies as anime and goes in depth with some of their favorite not-quite-anime shows, like Avatar: The Last Airbender and RWBY.

Shiritsu Ebisu Chugaku take a dramatic step towards the future with the MV for their 10th single "Massugu" (release date: September 21)! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Contributor Wanted! ! Scenes of the members wearing colorful dresses and bl...

Gurashii Omar Hedvat

The talking point of the 2016 Olympic Games Closing Ceremony was not about Rio, but about Tokyo; specifically the emergence of Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe from a warp pipe cosplaying as Super Mario.

Gameplay footage for Puyo Puyo Chronicles has demonstrated the game's puzzle matching and RPG blend, a unique aspect that may unfortunately receive flak from many due to the similarity to the absurdly popular Puzzle and Dragons.

Siliconera Sato

Mai Shiranui from The King of Fighters series is joining Dead or Alive 5: Last Round in September, but she was made available for Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate: Arcade's location test earlier today in Japan.

The Natsume's Book of Friends (Natsume Yūjinchō) anime, based on the manga by Yuki Midorikawa, is getting ready to return to Japanese TV after four years. The fifth season premieres on October 4, with Takahiro Omori as chief director and Kotomi De...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

Video game publisher Koei Tecmo has revealed that their upcoming international release of Omega Force's Attack on Titan: Wings of Freedom game, based on Hajime Isayama's Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin) manga, will be coming to PC via Steam on...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Animator Takafumi Hori, a veteran of Trigger anime including Kill La Kill and the earlier Little Witch Academia shorts, has long been established as a fan of Emmy-nominated Cartoon Network series Steven Universe.

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