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July 3, 2018, 1:00 PM
SoraNews24 Casey Baseel

School asserts that it will accept female-identifying students even if they are listed as male on their legal family registry. Though it hasn't been happening with identical speed and along the exact same vectors as in other countries, same-sex co...


Hey! Say! JUMP is dropping a new album "SENSE or LOVE", out on August 22! Hey! Say! JUMP were born out of and grew along with their era, and they truly were a ""turning point in the times" in keeping with their name.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This is Sachie, the owner of Kisaburou Field, a survival game battlefield in Miyazaki, Japan. The 76-year-old has been posing with airguns to the delight of people online in Japan. According to IT Media, Sachie's photos have been causing a sensati...

Popular light novel series and anime Violet Evergarden has announced a new film will have a simultaneous worldwide premiere in Jan. 2020! The big news was accompanied by a visual and trailer, which promises a completely new story for the next adap...

Los Angeles Times Charles Solomon

One of the most eagerly anticipated events at this year's Expo is the world premiere Thursday of "My Hero Academia: Two Heroes," the first theatrical feature based on the hit adventure-comedy. The filmmakers had to rush to prepare a subtitled vers...

Manga inspired TV anime in October Comico announced on Saturday that it is officially ending serialization of Rin Kokuyo's Netojū no Susume manga due to Kokuyo's health. Comico discussed the situation with Kokuyo, and came to the decision because ...

12-episode 1st season premiered in April, will get Netflix streaming this fall The official website for the television anime of Makoto Isshiki's Piano no Mori (The Piano Forest) manga revealed on Monday that the anime will get a second season in J...

The official YouTube channel for the television anime of Noritake Tao and booota's Shichisei no Subaru (Seven Senses of the Re'Union) novels began streaming a new 90-second promo video for the series on Sunday.

Siliconera Alistair Wong

Nintendo applied for several new trademarks this week, including several GameCube trademarks that aren't for general merchandise use, as well as trademarks for the upcoming Fire Emblem game and Xenoblade Chronicles 2 DLC.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Sega teamed up with Kotobukiya to create an enormous one-one scale Border Break mecha plastic model. Inside reports that the parts are currently on their runners at Shinjuku Station in Tokyo, but over the next, they will be taken out with the aim ...

GoBoiano Media Aaron Magulick

Are you ready for the summer anime season? It's going to be packed with sequels, sports series, and a few supernatural works! Here's what's in store: 1My Hero Academia 3rd Season (Leftover) Studio: Bones Genre: Action / Comedy / Superpower Premier...

SoraNews24 Casey Baseel

Cosjob is here to help you go from just playing in an anime costume to working in one. With summer here, a lot of people are looking for part-time jobs to have some extra cash in their pockets during the warm months of the year.

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter Staff
CollectionDX JoshB

Review by JoshB Four years ago, 1000toys released a 1/6 scale Test Body edition at San Diego Comic-Con, and since then, it has been highly sought after. To commemorate that release, 1000toys has made a Test Body version of their 1/12 scale synthet...

SoraNews24 Casey Baseel

Anime magical girl stage show features choreography from famous idol singer collaborator. There was a 17-year gap between the original Sailor Moon anime and the Sailor Moon Crystal reboot, which ended in 2016.

The first of six K: Seven Stories anime films opens in Japan on July 7, but that doesn't mean it's too early to preview the latter half of the series. The official K website popped up a trio of new previews this week, highlighting the fourth, fift...

The official website for the television anime adaptation of Marvelous' The Thousand Musketeers (Senjūshi: The Thousand Noble Musketeers) smartphone game began streaming the show's second promotional video on Monday.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It was officially announced at the "Re: Stage! PRISM☆LIVE! ! ~2nd STAGE~Ready for Dream" event held in Tokyo on July 1 that an anime from Pony Canyon and Comptiq's co-produced media mix project Re: Stage!

Gaming Age Paul Bryant

You can pretty much always count on Square Enix to be present at any reasonably popular expo or conference, such as the upcoming Anime Expo 2018 which is happening later this week in Los Angeles. What will they be showing off?

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

This summer if you are thinking about which theme park in Japan to visit, Hirakata Park in Osaka might be good, especially if you're going alone and have no friends. According to My Game News Flash, Hirakata Park has a new service that's for "SNS ...

If you even have only a vague knowledge of Japanese manga and anime, chances are you're familiar with at least one of the dozens of series that got their break in the hugely popular Weekly Shonen Jump manga anthology.

Siliconera Sato

The "next-generation space training simulation game with Star Girls and G-Gears," Starly Girls, launched for smartphone back in December 2016, and publisher Kadokawa announced that it'll end its service on July 27, 2018.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . July 2, 2018 . 10:00am Bandai Namco has announced a two-in-one game collection for the Nintendo Switch. On September 28, 2018, people in North America and Europe will be able to grab the Namco Museum Arcade Pac, which contains Namco Mus...

Siliconera Alistair Wong

Takashi Mishima, the latest president of FuRyu who was appointed in June 2018, announced in a shareholder report that FuRyu will temporarily halt all investment into game development outside of those already in the works.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© 西義之 / 集英社・ムヒョロジ製作委員会 Originally running from 2004 to 2008 for eighteen volumes, Yoshiyuki Nishi's Muhyo & Roji's Bureau of Supernatural Investigation got the nod for a revival in manga form and an anime adaptation is on the way as well.

Gematsu Sal Romano

Code Vein Mia Karnstein trailer The first in a series of character trailers. Bandai Namco has released the first in a new Code Vein trailer introducing partner character Mia Karnstein. Mia is a female Revenant wandering the land of Vein with her y...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . July 2, 2018 . 11:00am During E3 2018, Square Enix revealed it is working on a new game called The Quiet Man. While details are still slim, we have learned a number of producer letters from Kensei Fujinaga, who has worked on games like ...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

When it comes to anime music, Evangelion is pretty iconic. And now, Polish music brand, Hesu, is offering up some Evangelion-inspired Guitar Cabinets and Bass PreAmps. However, these are limited edition, so they won't be making a lot of these things.

The Washington Post

This combination of photos shows the launch of a Japan's privately developed rocket, MOMO-2, from left to right, fails in Taiki, northern island of Hokkaido, Japan, June 30, 2018. (Masanori Takei/Kyodo News via AP) TOKYO - Talk about crash and burn.

Siliconera Alistair Wong

Taito announced today that the Darius shoot 'em up series is headed to Nintendo Switch as Darius Cozmic Collection. The game will be sold in Normal and Special Editions, with the limited Special Edition containing a few more titles than the normal...

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