Top News

October 14, 2017, 2:30 PM
RocketNews24 Oona McGee

The cardboard cut-out he fell in love with was moved from the enclosure to be with the penguin as he passed away. In April this year, a Humboldt penguin called Grape-kun stole our hearts when he appeared to develop feelings for a cardboard cut-out...

GoBoiano Media Soperos

Last month, Deadline reported that director Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok / What We Do in the Shadows) was in negotiations with Warner Bros. about helming the live-action adaptation of Akira. Nothing has been confirmed, other than talks have taken...

GoBoiano Media Baam Amaam

The Japan Cartoonists Association confirmed that mangaka Enaga Takabatake passed away on August 21st due to a stroke. Takabata was 29 years old. The news came after Takabatake's family held a Buddhist memorial service on October 7th.

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix just announced Star Ocean: The Last Hope 4K & Full HD Remaster for PS4 and PC yesterday, and digital pre-orders are now live with a look at its first direct-feed screenshots at the Japanese PlayStation Store.

Now that most of the anime from the summer line-up has concluded, anime fans have reflected back on the shows they believe to have been the most enjoyable, a reward being doled out to a series revolving around a dumb banana-obsessed girl.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . October 13, 2017 . 8:30am Those wondering what Cave, a Japanese developer famous for its shoot'em ups, is working on now have an answer. It has opened a website for a new project currently being referred to as 3jus.

The official website for Basilisk: Ōka Ninpōchō - the television anime adaptation of Masaki Yamada's Ōka Ninpōchō Basilisk Shinshō (Ōka Ninja Scrolls Basilisk New Chapter) novels - revealed the anime's cast, staff, new visual, and January premiere...

Seinen is RIGHT Member 4:22 pm, Oct 13 2017Posts: 1600 Ashita no Joe Quote Ikki Kajiwara (pen name Asao Takamori) and Tetsuya Chiba's Ashita no Joe manga is inspiring a new television anime series that will premiere in spring 2018.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

An early look at next Wednesday's Shonen Sunday reveals that Takuya Mitsuda's baseball manga sequel Major 2nd is set to be adapted into a TV anime. The 2015 series about the son of the earlier series' lead has run 10 (soon to be 11) volumes, while...

Siliconera Sato

The Nintendo Switch in Japan is getting a bunch of hack-and-slash action next month with the release of Dynasty Warriors 8: Empires, Samurai Warriors: Spirit of Sanada, and Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate. Here's a look at trailers for the three titles.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Plans for the anime adaptation of Hakumei And Mikochi - Tiny Life In The Woods (aka Kobito Hiyori) have been updated with the news that the series will broadcast in the winter season, starting January 2018.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

A shortened season with plenty of tension and twists. What They Say: Arslan and his troops counter an invasion in Peshawar while Etoile guides refugees to Ecbatana. But when a royal relative makes a surprising appearance, Arslan is banished until ...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . October 13, 2017 . 9:00am Last month on September 28, 2017, Poisoft's Order Land! joined the Nintendo Switch eShop in Japan. Now, a Kickstarter campaign has been launched in the hopes of not only translating the Nintendo Switch version ...

Tokyo Ghoul Live-Action Movie Hits Theaters October 16-22 by Otaku USA Staff October 13, 2017 Featured Spotlight: Funimation Films Sui Ishida's Tokyo Ghoul manga is a certified fan-favorite thriller, with people around the world glued to its pages...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

The City of Angels gets a new guardian of manners with the bilingual Japanese/English Super Kind series. So when I heard that there's a new series of bilingual Japanese/English videos encouraging people riding the Metro to mind their manners, I fi...

Fig crowdfunding campaign ended on Thursday without reaching goal Game developer Hidetaka Suehiro (also known as Swery or Swery65) posted a message regarding the crowdfunding campaign for developer White Owls' proposed game The Good Life on Thursday.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . October 13, 2017 . 10:30am Kirby: Battle Royale, a multiplayer Nintendo 3DS game with both competitive and cooperative elements, was announced back in September 2017. Now, we have a better idea of how the game will look and play.

The official website for the two-part anime film series based on Nanae Chrono's Peacemaker Kurogane manga began streaming a teaser video for Peacemaker Kurogane - Omou-michi (Path of Thoughts), the first film in the series, on Friday.

The official website for the television anime adaptation of Takuto Kashiki's Hakumei to Mikochi: Tiny little life in the woods (Hakumei and Mikochi) manga revealed on Friday that the anime will premiere in January.

The Jakarta Post The Jakarta Post

Amid the gloom and struggle that Osaka has gone through in recent years, a tourism boom has been an unexpected boon for Japan's gritty second city. The commercial roots and boisterous and friendly people of Osaka and the surrounding Kansai region ...

Siliconera Sato

Bandai Namco released the first batch of screenshots for the recently announced God Eater 3 with a closer look at its protagonist, several new God Arc, Aragami, and the world that takes place after Rage Burst 2.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The year is 2017. The world is in utter disarray. Chaos reigns supreme, and it's clear now there is only one true solution: Giant robot battles! The time has finally come to pit the United States' team of engineers, MegaBots Inc.

Siliconera Sato

Asksys Games announced that Tokyo Xanadu eX+, the PlayStation 4 version of Falcom's PS Vita action RPG Tokyo Xanadu, will release in North America on December 8, 2017. A limited edition version will also be available for $149.

WOWJAPAN freakpool

Wake Up, Girls! New Chapter has now premiered not only in Japan, but also in Southeast Asia via Aniplus. However, it seems that not everyone is happy, especially WUG's own creator, Yutaka "Yamakan" Yamamoto.

Siliconera Sato

The world of Million Arthur can now be checked out in VR on PC with the release of Kai-ri-Sei Million Arthur VR for HTC Vive. The game offers VR card battles as well as character interaction features. Here are more details on the game from its Ste...

Siliconera Sato

PM Studios and Acttil finally announced the release date of the rhythm game Superbeat: Xonic's Nintendo Switch version for North America and Europe. Here are more details and videos. The game boasts 65 tracks ranging from R&B to rock, and even tec...

When strolling or driving in downtown Huntington Friday-Sunday, Oct. 13-15, you might think Halloween arrived early or that a time warp opened. Actually, you'll see throngs of anime (Japanese animation), cosplay and gaming attending the city's big...

This page

This is a Katsu News archive page. It shows how the site appeared at October 14, 2017, 2:30 PM JST.

The most current version of the site is always available on our home page.

Back to top