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March 2, 2018, 8:30 PM

Michael B. Jordan is a huge fan of anime and he has no problem sharing his passion for Japanese animation. Now fans of the Black Panther and Creed star have suggested that he headline a Space Jam remake with anime characters instead of Looney Tune...

The A.V. Club Sam Barsanti

In a recent interview with Japan Times (via /Film), Netflix's director of anime Taito Okiura teased that 30 of the 700 original movies and TV shows that the streaming service will launch this year are going to be anime-related.

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

The MV of AKB48's new single, "Ja-Ba-Da" was released. It will be on sale from March 14th 2018. 51st single, "Ja-Ba-Da" is a flashy and funky song. Nana Okada who is also the captain of STU48 is selected at the center position.

Siliconera Sato

Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth was a PSP port of the original Valkyrie Profile, but Square Enix uploaded a new video for it titled "First Teaser Trailer 2018," hinting at a possible new port or remake. A brand-new official Japanese Twitter account was ...

GoBoiano Media Ader Titsoff

Kodansha has been having fun teasing Monogatari fans the past two weeks. They've been hosting a social media campaign asking fans to guess the mangaka who'll be adapting NisiOisin's Bakemonogatari into a manga.

Siliconera Sato

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 got its latest update with patch version 1. 3. 0 that adds new features including the Advanced New Game mode where you'll be able to recruit Mikhail and Akhos. Here's more from Nintendo's full patch notes: Version 1.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Valkyria Chronicles 4 battle system overview trailer A four-minute introduction. Sega has released a new trailer for Valkyria Chronicles 4 introducing the game's battle system. If you missed it earlier this week, a demo was released on the Japanes...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Every anime fan has their own unique way to show their love for a favorite character. Some fans drag around a dakimakura, others get tattoos of their waifu, and then there are the shitposters. But other fans take it a step further and customize th...

Crunchyroll Humberto Saabedra

Crunchyroll is excited to announce our new Manga Simulpubs coming to Crunchyroll Manga from Kodansha, starting TODAY, for users worldwide! In addition, our continuing Kodansha Simulpubs will have expanded territory availability to all Crunchyroll ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Ryo Hanada · Kodansha / Devils Line Production Committee With plans for a spring 2018 debut first being revealed back in the summer of 2017, two key pieces have fallen into place for the anime adaptation of the Devils' Line manga.

'なでしこナビと湯けむりの夜' (Nadeshiko Navi to Yukemuri no Yoru) "A Night of Navigator Nadeshiko and Hot Spring Steam" In Episode 09 of Yuru Camp, Nadeshiko takes on the role of Oracle as she tries to give Rin coordinates for hot spots around the Southern Alp...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The 22nd film in the series is lined up for an April 13th, 2018 debut with Detective Conan: Zero's Executioner coming out. We'd gotten a teaser trailer for it previously but now we have a new TV teaser spot for it and the full-length trailer that ...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . March 1, 2018 . 7:34am Back on February 24, 2018, a Google ad suggested a Kirby: Star Allies demo was on the way. Now, it has been confirmed by Nintendo via Twitter that a trial version will appear.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night and Persona 5: Dancing Star Night Mitsuru Kirijo and Yusuke Kitagawa trailers Another two characters introduced. The second set of character-focused trailers for Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night and Persona 5: Dancing St...

Siliconera Sato

Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata attended a fan greeting event, and one fan who attended the event shared a few words from Tabata who has been thinking about a happy ending for the RPG. [Thanks, @yuukkii_3025.

WOWJAPAN freakpool

Oriental Light and Magic is teaming up once again with WiT Studio for yet another Pokemon film. Now, they've revealed the film's official title, as well as two new PVs and key visual. Its official title is Gekijouban Pocket Monster: Minna no Monog...

Crunchyroll Paul Chapman

A 4th grade boy experiences an unforgettable and mysterious summer in Penguin Highway, a theatrical anime film based on the book by Tomihiko Morimi and also the first feature-length movie animated by Studio Colorido.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Toshiki Inou / Osamu Kine The anime adaptation of the 2012 manga series Sword Gai has been in the works since 2014 and is set for a March 23rd, 2018 worldwide debut on Netflix. As we're just a few weeks away, the official site has now dropped a ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Related to the Tokyo Pig material that saw release from Miramax ages ago, Discotek Media has acquired the feature film Far, then Partly Piggy for a DVD/BD combo release. The set is planned for an April 24th, 2018 release.

JEFusion Gaiatron

Check-out this Black Panther promotional video from Disney's Japanese youtube channel featuring the father of Kamen Rider, Hiroshi Fujioka, on a global adventure in search of the the rarest metal on earth and the legendary place that it originated.

Siliconera Sato

Atlus shared the latest trailer for Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night and Persona 5: Dancing Star Night with a trailer for its "Atlus Selection DLC" that includes many Shin Megami Tensei costumes. Everything you see in the above trailer will be availa...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . March 1, 2018 . 8:00am A release date has been set for the next game from Quantic Dream, creator of Heavy Rain and Beyond: Two Souls. Detroit: Become Human will be released on May 25, 2018. This adventure game tasks players with followi...

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter Staff

Saki Kondo (Twitter) HYOGO (TR) - Hyogo Prefectural Police on Wednesday applied fresh charges of abandoning a corpse to an American man in custody over the disappearance of a 27-year-old woman after confirming that body parts found in various part...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

It looks like Takara Tomy is bringing back their beloved Zoids plastic model line, because they just announced Zoids Wild. The new series will include a plastic model line, Nintendo Switch game, manga, and of course, a TV anime.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Forget the Pokémon style mascots. The one the Tokyo Olympics needs and wants is a pistol-slinging, fencing foil-wielding centaur. Now that the 2018 Winter Olympics are over, the focus can shift to the upcoming 2020 games and the odd commercials th...

Siliconera Sato

We've seen how Evan and Roland meet up at the very start of Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, and we now have a look at some action from the third party member Tani the daughter of the sky pirate boss. Unlike the previous gameplay videos, there isn...

The official website for the original television anime Hisone to Masotan began streaming the anime's first promotional video on Thursday. The video reveals the anime's April 12 premiere on Tokyo MX, BS Fuji, and Gifu Broadcasting.

Siliconera Sato

The expanded version of God Wars: Future Past, called God Wars: The Complete Legend, will be releasing in Japan this June. Kadokawa Games shared a new trailer and info on its limited edition version. The above is a look at the first trailer for th...

Gematsu Sal Romano
Gematsu Sal Romano

Koei Tecmo's Attack on Titan 2 Eren and Levi 'Civilian Clothes' gameplay Koei Tecmo has released a short new gameplay video of its upcoming Attack on Titan 2 featuring playable characters Eren Jaeger and Levi Ackerman in their "Civilian Clothes" c...

Siliconera Alistair Wong

The official Valkyria Chronicles 4 Twitter recently shared several new trailers for characters that will join Squad E, including a drunk, a chivalrous woman, and a man who keeps saying things that are bad omens.

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