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March 15, 2019, 12:00 AM
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Yasuhisa Hara's Kingdom manga is getting its own live-action movie, and it looks like they're giving it an international release! TOHO has now revealed a new trailer for the movie, and it features English subtitles, hinting at a release abroad. Steve Seigh

Just when you thought the big and small screen were getting overcrowded with the likes of superheroes, along comes Netflix with news that they've ordered eight episodes of an original anime series titled GODS & HEROES.

Captain Marvel actress Brie Larson joins the growing list of film celebrities who talk publicly about the impact anime has had on them. In a YouTube video posted by BuzzFeed Celeb on March 8, Larson plays with puppies and answers fan questions, in...

JEFusion Nikko Amano

Ryoma Takeuchi, as seen in the photo holds a 1/1 scale Pikachu doll for the promotion of Detective Pikachu! Ryoma Takeuchi is the Japanese voice actor for the movie's protagonist Tim, played by Justice Smith.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© 2019 Five fairy scholars / Fairy Gone Production Committee P. A. Works revealed a new project earlier this year with an original series coming up with Fairy gone. The series is set for an April 7th, 2019 debut on Tokyo MX and now a new round of ...


Legend Maki Goto was recently the target of a tabloid, who alleged that she was having an affair with another man! According to the tabloid Maki had been in frequent contact with the man since the beginning of 2018, and even met up with him a coup...

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After years of embarrassment, Oji-sama Akaike finally has a new name. On the last day of February, Japanese Twitter user @akaike_hardtype turned 18, and he got a very special present. It didn't come from a family member or friend, though.

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VanillaWare likes to have their occasional sneaky teasers and the latest was actually shown in the 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim Prologue which recently released in Japan. [Thanks, Persona Central. ] Here's a look at a trailer shown in the game: The abo...

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Hayao Miyazaki's latest movie, "How Do You Live? ", is one of the most anticipated anime movies today. However, Studio Ghibli producer Toshio Suzuki recently sat down with literary magazine, Bungei Shunjuu, and there, he revealed that good'ol Haya...

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Yo-kai Watch 4 third trailer, Japanese subtitle announced We're Looking Up at the Same Sky. Level-5 has released the third official trailer for Yo-kai Watch 4 and revealed the game's official Japanese subtitle, Bokura ha Onaji Sora wo Miageteiru (...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© 2019 五十嵐大介 / 小学館 / 海獣の子供'製作委員会 The Children of the Sea manga from Daisuke Igarashi was revealed last summer to be making the leap to anime with a theatrical film previously announced. The official site has updated now with four new actors cast i...

Japanese publisher Kodansha has announced a slew of new titles for the coming year from both themselves and Vertical, with some unusual books being added for good measure. Personally I'm looking forward to the artbook by Vofan, Colorful Dreams.

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Happinet announces 2D sandbox game Junk Planet for Switch Due out worldwide on March 21. Happinet has announced Junk Planet, a 2D sandbox game due out for Switch via the Nintendo eShop worldwide on March 21.

GKIDS released a new trailer for Okko's Inn, the upcoming anime film based on the books written by Hiroko Reijou and illustrated by Asami. The distributor is bringing both English dubbed and English subtitled versions to theaters on April 22 and 2...

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South Korea police are due to question two K-pop stars on Thursday over allegations of sex tapes, secret chat about rape, and deals facilitated by prostitutes, in a sex scandal that has rocked South Korea's music world and hit entertainment stocks.

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Idea Factory International announced that its RPG Death end re;Quest is headed to PC via Steam in Spring 2019. It'll include full audio and subtitles for English and Japanese, and Traditional Chinese subs.

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Kill la Kill: IF launches July 25 in Japan Release date revealed via Toushinsai-related press release. Kill la Kill: IF will launch for PlayStation 4, Switch, and PC in Japan on July 25. The news comes via a press release from Arc System Works ann...

Expansion features content from anime's 3rd season KOEI Tecmo America confirmed on Thursday that it will release Omega Force's Attack on Titan 2: Final Battle game for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PC via Steam on July 5.

2019, that was the year set in the story of AKB48 11th single "10nen Zakura(10 year cherry blossom)" music video. The song is a graduation theme uptempo song, unfortunately matches with the farewell lyric, written using the motif of "spring" and "...

Netflix just doubled down on anime. On Monday, the streaming platform announced a trio of anime titles joining its library; "Altered Carbon: Resleeved," a spinoff based on its live-action series, "Dragon's Dogma," based on Capcom's popular video g...

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The Cinderella Girls are getting a new anime, and it's the "Climax season" of The IDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls Theater. The anime's official website has announced that the anime adaptation of Kuma-jet's popular spin-off manga will premiere on 2nd A...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim has a release window for Japan: Fall 2019. No word yet on when it'll be out internationally. Last year, the Vanillaware-develop game's PS Vita version was cancelled. It is now PS4 only.

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Murder Detective: Jack the Ripper has an interesting premise that allows the player to choose between going on a "Detective Route" or a "Murderer Route," and we got a taste of both in a new trailer from Nippon Ichi Software.

The animated version of "Ghost in the Shell" is making a return courtesy of Netflix, as is video game adaptation "Dragon's Dogma", live-action spin-off "Altered Carbon: Resleeved", comic book conversions "Spriggan" and "Super Crooks", and an origi... Sam Nussey

On a Friday night at a downtown Tokyo television studio, 12 teen models with cutesy nicknames like Ayamin and Kyokyo are waiting nervously to find out who has won coveted spots on the cover of Popteen magazine, a Japanese fashion bible.

FANTASTICS from EXILE TRIBE have unveiled the PV for their new song "Flying Fish. " SEE ALSO: Movie '4-gatsu no Kimi, Spica. ' to open in theaters on April 5 "Flying Fish" is the title track to the group's second single to be released on April 3.

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Last week in Japan, it was Devil May Cry 5 week with the release of the anticipated action game by Capcom. Otherwise it was a pretty quiet week with the only other new entry being Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn.

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© Riku Misora / Sacraneco / SB Creative The light novel series High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even In Another World is now on track for an anime adaptation as a full court press has been laid out with an official site, social media, and a prom...

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