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September 30, 2016, 2:30 PM

An annual four day family-friendly anime convention held at the end of September at the Renaissance Waverly Hotel and Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, Georgia, celebrating Japanese animation, comics and costuming, held annually in Atlanta for the ...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The wraparound of the 11th volume of Kugane Maruyama and So-bin's Overlord light novel series has announced that a compilation film of the recent 2015 TV anime adaptation is in production. The light novel's newest volume also has a bundle that com... Damion Damaske
Honey's Anime HoneyFeed

The anime movie adaptation of Koe no Katachi, produced by Kyoto Animation aka KyoAni, has been causing quite a stir amongst fans since it hit Japanese cinema screens on 17 September. A while back, we brought you the long PV for the movie.

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

I never thought I'd live to see the day when a JoJo's Bizarre Adventure live action movie was announced, but here we are. Toho and Warner Bros. held a joint press conference revealing that a live action adaptation of JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diam...

GoBoiano Media Alder Vash

Has America's election got you down? Then anime's top leaders will keep you inspired. Japanese website Charapedia ran a poll asking Japanese anime fans which leaders they'd follow, and tons of people responded!

Crunchyroll Scott Green

This summer, BS11 is broadcasting the Majestic Hour, pairs of episodes of 2013 mech anime Majestic Prince leading into a new episode 25 that bridges the series to the series movie, coming opening November 4 for a limited time of two weeks.

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Or you could just wear it while you're chilling on the couch and binge-watching the anime classic. After a 16-year break, fans of the magical girl genre are thrilled to be able to read Cardcaptor Sakura again, a sequel series to the beloved manga ...


After a long wait of nearly 2 years, Spotify is finally launching its service in Japan with 40 million songs in its music catalog - but not everyone is getting access to it just yet. The company is currently running an invite-only beta, which mean...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

An early look at the November issue of shoujo manga magazine of Nakayoshi, out in Japan on October 3rd, will be teasing an announcement concerning Cardcaptor Sakura, to be revealed in the monthly's December issue on November 3rd.

Honey's Anime HoneyFeed

China's history in regards to the rise of animation in its culture is very much different than that of Japan's. China's development in the aftermath of World War II was one that did not encourage a rise in the arts, whereas in Japan animation woul...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Loads of anime are adaptations of manga. But which ones are the best? A recent Japanese poll tried to find that out. Goo Ranking (via Sankaku NSFW) polled 500 men and women (250 of each, all in either their 20s or 30s), and here are the top twenty...

Creator Of Bestselling Action Comedy Manga Series Makes His First-Ever North American Appearance Source: VIZ Media, MediaLab press releases Special Thanks to Jane Lui and Erik Jansen ANSATSU KYOSHITSU © 2012 Yusei Matsui/SHUEISHA Inc VIZ Media, LL...

RocketNews24 Oona McGee

The announcement made today by Warner Bros. and Amuse USA has our imaginations running wild with all sorts of animated idol-metal fusion scenarios. Ever since we interviewed Babymetal back in 2103, the Japanese metal-idol band has taken the world ...

The surplus of sexy girls in Kangokuto: Mary Skelter have been subjected to a thorough rub down, which is performed by players in order to remove the impurities they receive in battle, though players may find themselves doing some "additional rubb...

Siliconera Sato

Bergsala Lightweight, known for Bushido Blade and Kengo, released new trailers for their upcoming PS Vita game, Drive Girls. The videos show us its transforming car girls, costume breaks, and more gameplay.

Anime Evo Random Wanderer

Figuring out where to begin with writing this review has been something of a challenge. For one thing I've never actually done this before (the individual episode reviews are something of a different beast), but for another.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Bandai Namco will host a Super Robot Wars 25th anniversary commemoration live stream on Niconico on October 5 from 20:00 to 21:00 JST, the company announced. The broadcast will feature two segments. The first includes new information on the Super ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

White Fox has their big original series coming up next week with Matoi the Sacred Slayer and they're definitely doing what they can to make a more personal connection for fans with it. The show will debut on Tokyo MX on October 4th, 2016 before ro...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The summer 2016 anime series Tsukiuta is underway and with the thirteenth and final episode set to debut on September 29th, 2016, the official YouTube channel for it has launched the preview for the episode.

Trends in Japan William

With the exception of the recently elected Renho, leader of the Democratic Party, and Tokyo's new governor, Yuriko Koike, Japanese politics is a male-dominated affair. This is so chronic, in fact, that things can be just a short step away from out...


Hello, Arama! Japan readers and welcome to this week's installment of #1 Song Review! Last week saw RADWIMPS defeat HKT48. RADWIMPS is back again this week, facing off against a newcomer. Find out what various staff members thought of the songs th...

Sure, the Yowamushi Pedal spinoff film Spare Bike was released this month, but we know what all true Yowapeda fans are really looking forward to is the third season of the series, which premieres in January.

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Most people will argue that an adaptation will never be better than the source material. There are a number of reasons for this - lack of faithfulness to the source, cutting too much content, or focusing on the wrong themes.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Demon summoning gave way to dancing as Megami Tensei tried out rhythm gaming in last year's Persona 4: Dancing All Night. Its Arabian Armor take on former-idol Rise Kujikawa is the now the subject of a figure from AQUAMARINE, set to be distributed...

Siliconera Sato

Musou Stars, Koei Tecmo's first all-star title, featuring characters from various series got its first three screenshots, showing off Ryu Hayabusa, Oka from Toukiden, and the recently revealed Millennia, courtesy Famitsu.

Kyoto Animation's official shop has revealed the latest of their Sound! Euphonium birthday concert goods selections. Next up is ever-popular third-year vice president and brass section leader Asuka Tanaka.

Log in Sign up UK Anime Network @ukanime News: Crunchyroll announce batch of autumn simulcasts, first autumn Broadcast Dubs - uk-anime. net/newsitem/Crunc. . . #anime @Crunchyroll pic. twitter.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Compile Heart has opened a teaser website for Four Goddesses Online: Cyber Dimension Neptune called "Vert's Room. " A tweet from the company reads, "On a certain day, in 'Vert's Room'. . . " The company announced last week that the Tamsoft-develop...

Siliconera Casey

Titled "Turnabout Time Traveler," the DLC is a full episode which costs $5. 99. The episode takes place after the events of the main game and features Phoenix and his friend Larry defending bride-to-be Ellen Wyatt.

Siliconera Jenni

The BlazBlue: Central Fiction Azure Edition is identical to North America's limited edition. People receive a PlayStation 3 or PlayStation 4 copy of the game, the Noel Vermillion Nendoroid Petite, the 100-page art book, and the 10-track BlazBlue S...

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