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July 7, 2018, 9:00 PM
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During Anime Expo 2018, Netflix certainly made their presence felt. Not only did they reveal that Aggretsuko is getting a second season, but also revealed more details on the second Castlevania series.

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LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- For the next four days, anime fans are taking over the Los Angeles Convention Center. Attractions at the Anime Expo include cosplay pageants, concerts and more than 400 exhibits. Some 350,000 people are expected to attend - m...

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The upcoming Kamen Rider series, ZI-O, has been inadvertently revealed in a Kamen Rider Buttobasoul advertisement seen in Japanese arcades. This gives us a first look at ZI-O outside of its official reveal by Toei in trailers and press junkets.

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Figure makers, FIGUREX, has gained a reputation among anime collectors for their huge and expensive life-size anime figures. And for those who cannot afford to buy one of their figures, they announced that they're doing a special exhibition.


Editor's Sidebar: Where we hear directly from VIZ editors about series they're working on. At the start of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba , we are immediately introduced to our protagonist Tanjiro Kamado, struggling through the snowy wilderness wi...


Share. The project is run by one staff member. By Miranda Sanchez The animation studio behind Kill la Kill and Little Witch Academia, Studio Trigger, has started a Patreon. The idea of Trigger launching a Patreon first popped up last year, but mem...

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© Yoru Sumino / Futabasha Publishers Ltd 2015 ©Your Pancreas Anime Film Partners Aniplex USA has revealed at Anime Expo that they'll be bringing out the feature film Kimi no Suizou wo Tabetai, which they're translating as I want to eat your pancreas.

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A couple of years ago, a rendition of Michael Jackson's Smooth Criminal played on traditional Japanese musical instruments went viral. Is this the next example of this trend? The opening theme of 1990s anime Sailor Moon is known to a whole generat...

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© BNP / Bandai / Dentsu / TV Tokyo The Aikatsu Friends anime series that began in the spring 2018 season is getting its home video release handled by Happinet and they've set a good plan for it. The show is getting four Blu-ray box sets that have ...

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By Jenni . July 6, 2018 . 10:00am People who want to sample Yakuza Kiwami 2 ahead of launch have the opportunity. At Japan Expo 2018, Kazuma Kiryu's voice actor, Takaya Kuroda, announced the demo is now available on the PlayStation Store.

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By Jenni . July 5, 2018 . 9:00pm Inti Creates made multiple Dragon: Marked for Death announcements at Anime Expo 2018. First, the action-RPG will make its Nintendo Switch debut this winter. Second, the official website has opened and has character...

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Nelke and the Legendary Alchemists details town building flow Side-scrolling exploration. Gust has released the latest information and screenshots of Nelke and the Legendary Alchemists: Atelier of a New Land, introducing the flow of town building.

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Frontwing USA announced at Anime Expo 2018 that the romance visual novel Island will get an English release on PC via Steam in Summer 2018. Here's more from its Steam page: ISLAND is an intricate visual novel with multiple routes and endings.

Anime Expo 2018 was off to a great start; the lines were long but efficient and quick to admit eager guests, the crowd was seemingly controlled, and the convention hall was full of colorful cosplayers in every corner.

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© Oshkiri Rinsuke / SQUARE ENIX · High Score Girl Production Committee It took a couple of years for it to be realized but the High Score Girl anime adaptation is finally arriving on July 13th, 2018. With that coming up pretty quickly, the officia...

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© Miura Tadahiro / Shueisha · Yuragiso's Ms. Yana's Production Committee The upcoming anime adaptation of the Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs is set for a July 14th, 2018 premiere date with Crunchyroll streaming it and a little more promotion ha...

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© GCREST The mobile game Yume Oukoku to Nemureru 100-nin no Ouji-sama has had its anime adaptation in the works since last August with a localized name of 100 Sleeping Princes and the Kingdom of Dreams.

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By Jenni . July 6, 2018 . 10:30am Ahead of the Sonic Mania Plus launch, Sega has announced a developer diary series. The first entry of a two-part has been released and focuses on the update's art and design.

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© Maruyama Kugane · Published by KADOKAWA / Overlord 3 Production The Overlord III season brought out a premiere date recently confirming a July 10th, 2018 premiere for the new season and the promotion is underway.

A girl meets a bunch of cute princes with magic rings. Yeah, pass. This seems to capture everything I hate about pretty boy anime.

Company to also release Indonesian developer Lentera's Ghost Parade game for PS4, Switch, PC Anime News Network's coverage of Anime Expo 2018 is sponsored by Yen Press. Aksys Games announced at its panel at Anime Expo on Friday that it will releas...

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Viz Media has the first solicitations going up with Right Stuf for the second part of Sailor Moon Super S, which includes a version that has a gift with purchase like we saw with the first part. The series in its DVD/BD combo form is planned for a...

Among the premiers I have watched so far, Hanebado! is the only one that really kicked things off with a bang. Everything else has been pretty lacklustre. Harukana Receive found itself in the same boat with its relatively calm and light-hearted op...

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The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) will be back to OTDYKH 2018 Leisure, this year as the partner country, exclusive form of partnership in the fair. The Japan exposition will incorporate the slogan of its global-scale, multilingual cam...

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Life's tough when you're a grade-schooler under the protection of an obsessive maid who used to be a master sergeant in the JASDF, at least that's the premise of the new trailer for Uchi no Maid ga Uzasugiru!

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