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August 27, 2016, 3:00 PM
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Hi everyone! Suwabe (@gsc_suwabe) from the Corporate Planning Division here! I love round things, which is to be expected as the human mind apparently is attracted to anything symmetrical! Today I'm going to be taking a look at.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

As Hideaki Anno's Khara celebrates their 10th anniversary, the anime studio best known for their work on the Rebuild of Evangelion movies have announced their first TV anime production. Headed to NHK BS Premium in February 2017, they will be expan...

The official website of the Digimon Universe: Appli Monsters anime began streaming a trailer for the anime on Thursday. The trailer introduces Haru and Gatchmon (Note: The YouTube video is region-locked outside of Japan).

Destructoid Chris Carter

Bandai's official online store, Premium Bandai, began taking pre-orders at 11 am on Aug. 25 for a set of tin badges featuring the idols from the smartphone app IDOLiSH 7 which is celebrating the first anniversary of its launch.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Though the One Piece Film: Gold project came out back in July in Japan, it's had a weak overseas run so far. That's changing just a little bit with the upcoming Madman Anime Festival where the company has revealed that they'll be showing it there.

GoBoiano Media Just Milo

Recently, a friend of mine asked me for a popular anime she should draw, and I told her Re:Zero, only to be surprised with her answer. "What's that? " she asked. Surely, her ignorance is no fault of her own, but it was because she was American, ri...

Talk about your unrealistic standards of beauty. Unilever Japan seems to be suggesting that you can look like Vocaloid Hatsune Miku wanting to look like actress Scarlett Johansson in a campaign for Lux Super Rich Shine Straight & Beauty shampoo.

EXILE's 15th Anniversary Release! It's a 15th year celebration for EXILE who will be celebrating with the world by releasing their 15th anniversary album, EXTREME BEST on September 27th! Here's the catch!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Though it was announced back in June and having a couple of updates since then, the fall 2016 anime production Shuumatsu no Izetta is an almost amusing project in a way as we still don't have a cast or staff set revealed for it yet.

Elisabeth O'Neill

Four time Seiun Award-winning sci-fi author Issui Ogawa has announced the screen adaptation of his Michibiki no Hoshi (Star of Guidance) novel series, through his publishers Kadokawa Haruki Jimusho. There are plans for both an anime and 2018 "scre...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following the well-received Pikachu released in March of this year, Bandai's official online store Premium Bandai has also started accepting pre-orders for a new PC character cushion inspired by Eevee, one of the popular characters from the Pocket...

Alex Seedhouse

Capcom is looking to introduce you to the foreign Kingdom of Khura'in, having released a short anime prologue that leads to the events that will unfold in Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Spirit of Justice.


Kotobukiya has added Sebastian Michaelis from the upcoming anime film Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic to its collection of adorable articulated chibi figures, Cu-poche! Famous for his "I am simply one hell of a butler" line, Sebastian Michaelis...

Manga purists have let their voices be heard in regards to the anime that have failed to live up to the quality of their manga equivalents, resulting in several well-known franchises being called out (if not solely out of spite).

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Amazon will simulcast The iDOLM@STER. KR worldwide. The live action series takes place in Korea, and will feature 10 idols from Korea, Japan, and Thailand. While the storyline has been kept secret, the producers have said that the show will kept T...

Los Angeles-based record label Milan Records, best known for releasing vinyl editions of highly lauded scores from major Hollywood films has teased on Twitter that it will release the Symphonic Suite Akira edition of the feature film's lauded soun...

Home video distributor Section23 Films today announced its December slate of releases; including Sentai Filmworks' Limited Edition Premium Box Set of Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions ~ Heart Throb! and the shuffled, full-series collection of My Lo...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge
Siliconera Sato

D3 Publisher released "character songs" for six of the idols from Idol Death Game TV, their upcoming title that pits idols against each other in trash-talking battles with Danganronpa-style deaths. Below is a look at six character songs for variou...

A slew of classic Vocaloid songs have starred in this new trailer for Hatsune Miku Project Diva X, with the game's tremendous amount of positive energy bound to be a major selling point that could brighten up the life of any sad soul.

Before this post gets heavier than Luvia's oppai, some goofy stuff. Just how useless are Rin and Luvia? To Illya's side, that is-they seem to be marginally useful foot soldiers for the Ainsworths, even if they suck as house meido.

Recently, a leaked photo from the set of next year's Ghost in the Shell live action adaptation, showing Scarlett Johansson in character as The Major (aka Motoko Kusanagi), and Pilou Asbæk in character as Batou, was posted on some Asian movie sites.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The newest issue of Shueisha's Shonen Jump Next! magazine has revealed that the upcoming third season of the anime adaptation of Haruichi Furudate's Haikyuu! ! manga will have its broadcast debut on October 7th.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Thanks to Cospa, you too can now live the dream of emulating the fashion sense of a NEET thrust into a fantasy world crisis that he's completely unprepared for! Advertised as suitable for a comfortable for a trip to the convenience store or being ...

On September 19th, cast Yuki Kaji (Katsuhira Agata), Hibiku Yamamura (Hibiku Yamamura), Yuka Terasaki (Chidori Takashiro), Tomoaki Maeno (Hajime Tenga), Nobunaga Shimazaki (Tsuguhito Yuta), Rina Sato (Honoka Maki), Misaki Kuno (Nico Niiyama), Kōta...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The official site has updated with some new things regarding the anime adaptation of the upcoming light novel series Girlish Number from Wataru Watari and QP:flapper. We got the first promotional video just over a week ago along with the reveal of...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

A new web anime series was announced back in March with Dream Festival, which comes from the idol project from Bandai Namco Pictures. The series was originally set for a summer 2016 premiere but that changed along the way as well as its distributi...

Crunchyroll Nate Ming

Fanart Friday returns, and for real, new high school seniors: go to Sober Grad Night. You have all of college and the rest of your adult life to learn the true meaning of "hangover. " Last week, we finished a four-week look back at the last four y...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Nakaba Suzuki's fantasy action series The Seven Deadly Sins returns to anime after its October 2014-March 2015 run, albeit in a limited fashion. A "Signs of Holy War" special will run on MBS/TBS for four weeks starting this month, with Suzuki prov...

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