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June 1, 2018, 11:00 AM
The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter Staff

A third-year high school girl hanged herself in her residence on May 17 (Twitter) KUMAMOTO (TR) - A third-year high school girl who committed suicide earlier this month hinted at being bullied, it was learned over the weekend, reports the Sankei S...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Tokyo Ghoul re Japanese Volume 1 Cover The process of doing a simuldub on the same day as release isn't easy and people should be pretty impressed that Funimation managed it for four episodes of the current Tokyo Ghoul:re series before going to th...

This July, the little busters known as The Pillows are heading to the US. The Japanese rock band, best known in the West for their music used in FLCL, are embarking on a six-city US tour courtesy Adult Swim.

VentureBeat Jeremy Horwitz

Originally announced as Project Hikari, Square Enix's virtual reality adaptation of a Japanese manga has launched today as Tales of Wedding Rings VR. The app transforms a series of flat black-and-white comic books into a visually striking "experie...

Siliconera Alistair Wong

By Alistair Wong . May 31, 2018 . 9:30am James Marsden, who plays Teddy Flood in Westworld, and played Cyclops in the X-Men films, will be starring in the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog mixed live-action and CG movie.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Set to be included with the seventh and final installment of the home video release for iDOLM@STER SideM, the official site for the show has brought out a 40-second promotion preview of the unaired episode that has been in the works for some time.

The latest update is here for the live-action Bleach movie, which has director Shinsuke Sato (GANTZ) helming the adaptation of Tite Kubo's manga. At the top of the new additions we have Erina Mano (Akira Izumino in The Next Generation - Patlabor l...

SGCafe spartanchef

The live-action Gintama movie exceeded expectations and went on to become one of the most successful live-action adaptations of manga. However, it seems that it somehow lied. And that's why for its sequel, Gintama 2 Kari, the new movie's teaser tr...

Gematsu Sal Romano

PlayStation E3 Experience 2018 announced Over 40 theaters to broadcast Sony's E3 2018 showcase. Sony Interactive Entertainment America has announced plans for its PlayStation E3 movie theater experience this year.

Nerdist Dan Casey

If you're anything like me, when you go outside, you go from zero to lobstrosity in 60 seconds. So avoid melanoma this summer by staying inside with a heaping helping of new anime! On today's episode of The Dan Cave, I'm going to tell you all abou...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

The official Tumblr page for the upcoming live-action BLEACH film has now updated, and it has revealed more cast members. However, the announcement only revealed three of them in costume as their respective characters.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Soulcalibur VI adds Maxi The Dandy of the Seas joins the fray. Maxi, who first appeared in Soulcalibur, will be playable in Soulcalibur VI, Bandai Namco announced. Here is an overview of the character, via Bandai Namco Europe: Maxi's weapon is a n...

The Fandom Post Chris Homer

The new stuff now begins. . . and along with it more new characters for you to love/hate. . . What They Say: After a startling meeting with Beerus brother Champa goes sideways, the godly brothers decide to settle their differences in the best way ...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Sonic Mania Adventures Part 3 now available Knuckles the Echidna makes his entry. Sega has released the Part 3 of its animated shorts series Sonic Mania Adventures. Here is an overview of Part 3, via its video description: Knuckles the Echidna is ...

Siliconera Sato

Sega released a new trailer for Shining Resonance Refrain's upcoming Nintendo Switch version, featuring protagonist Yuma Ilburn, Sonia Blanche, Kirika Towa Alma, and other friends in action. We also got to check out a recent trailer in English tha...

First Peek at Live-Action Touken Ranbu Film Revealed by Matt Schley May 31, 2018 Pretty swords-as-pretty boys franchise Touken Ranbu is getting a big-screen live-action adaptation, and we've got our first peek via a poster revealed today.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Kodansha Comics is continuing to do some great work in bringing out new series every month that are getting translated into English for the digital side, which is spread across multiple services such as Amazon Kindle, BookWalker, ComiXology, Googl...

Siliconera Sato

Fate/Extella Link on PS4 will have an 8-player multiplayer mode that puts two teams of four against each other in an objective-based battle. Here's footage of the multiplayer mode from Dengeki. Matchmaking options include Quick Match and Custom Ma...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Crunchyroll Manga is preparing to add another Kodansha series to its manga simulpub lineup. The latest addition is Kei Sasuga's Domestic Girlfriend, which will be available to members worldwide (except for Japan) starting on June 1 at 5:00pm Pacif...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

With the TV series out this spring for Wakaokami wa Shogakusei, which didn't get a simulcast pickup, we got our first look at the feature film part of the project a couple of weeks ago. The film is coming up in September in Japan with Okko's Inn a...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . May 31, 2018 . 9:00am Marvelous has announced two special editions for Senran Kagura Burst Re:Newal in Europe. PlayStation 4 owners will be able to get a Marvelous Games Store exclusive Bountiful Beauties physical edition or visit the P...

Otakultura The Mistress

In a Tokyo event held recently, Nintendo, Game Freak, and Niantic gathered Pokemon fans and the press for a major Pokemon announcement. Rumors of the Pokemon game for the Nintendo Switch surfaced early May 2018, already leaking the title, logo, an...

Attack on Titan Heroes Battle Strongest Foe Yet: Unwanted Hair by Matt Schley May 30, 2018 Eren, Mikasa, Armin and the whole Attack on Titan have faced some pretty hairy situations-but nothing like this.

Siliconera Sato

Compile Heart shared the opening movie for Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1 Plus, the refined version of Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1 that released on PS Vita. In case you missed it, Compile Heart previously revealed that they'll add sever...

Siliconera Sato

The 2007 Nintendo DS game Professor Layton and the Curious Village is getting an enhanced smartphone version this June in Japan, and it just got its first trailer showing how it plays. As far as game content goes, Professor Layton and the Curious ...

Siliconera Jenni

Yomawari: Night Alone and Yomawari: Midnight Shadows are coming to the Nintendo Switch. The two games will be bundled together as Yomawari: The Long Night Collection. It will arrive in Europe on October 26, 2018.

WOWJAPAN freakpool

For a few months now, mangaka Hiro Mashima has been teasing his first post-Fairy Tail project. And now, Kodansha has finally announced its title, which is Eden's Zero. They will be releasing the first chapter of Mashima's new manga on 26th June as...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . May 30, 2018 . 11:00am North America and Europe's June 2018 PlayStation Plus lineups have been revealed. The major release for both regions is XCOM 2 for the PlayStation 4. Here is the full June 2018 PlayStation Plus lineup.

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