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April 3, 2019, 6:00 PM
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It looks like the planned live-action Hollywood film adaptation of Katsuhiro Otomo's Akira manga is really moving forward. According to Hollywood entertainment website, Variety, Leonardo diCaprio will be producing the film through his production c...

Talent agency Ken Production announced on Monday that voice actress Ayumi Fujimura is taking an indefinite hiatus from work due to "various circumstances. " Fujimura's anime roles include Magi: Adventure of Sinbad's Pipirika, Mobile Suit Gundam Na...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Today, game maker Granzella launched a website for R-Type Final 2. Today is April Fool's Day. This is either an awful, mean joke or terrible timing. The official website doesn't look like a joke-unless the humor is so subtle that it has gone compl...

"Large-Scale HD Title" in the Works at Square Enix by Matt Schley April 1, 2019 Okay, so we don't exactly know Square Enix, the folks behind Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest, for small-scale projects. Still, this is some interesting news.

SoraNews24 Krista Rogers

Those noisy but endearing aliens are coming to invade your underwear this time around! Yummy Mart, the lingerie and women's apparel store located in Tokyo's fashion hub of Harajuku, has teamed up with classic manga/anime Urusei Yatsura for a limit...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© Atsushi Ohkubo / Kodansha The anime adaptation of the Fire Force manga is in the works and was recently schedule with a July 5th, 2019 premiere for it. We've had a lot of promos and character updates along the way and now we've got another cast ...

Anime Expo® Anime Expo

"SHIKIZAKURA" is the first TV animation series with 12 episodes, created in Tokai region (Central Japan). It is scheduled to be on-air in 2020. The production company of the series is SUBLIMATION, known for their works, such as "Love Live!

Gematsu Sal Romano

Doraemon Story of Seasons will launch for Switch on June 13 in Japan for 6,100 yen, publisher Bandai Namco announced. Get the first full-length trailer and details on the story, characters, and more via the newly launched official website below.

Kahotan's Blog Kahotan

Hello everyone! ! Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) It's April now, but it's still so cold in Japan. . . I'm still wearing my winter clothes, but that doesn't stop the pollen from coming of course. . . (´;Д;`) Today I'll be taking a look at.

Comic Book Nick Valdez - April 1, 2019 04:36 pm

Last year Netflix announced that it was increasing its production and licensing of anime series, and this is indeed continuing into 2019 as Netflix is dropping even more interesting looking series than ever.

HKT48 have revealed the PV for their new song "Ishi. " SEE ALSO: HKT48, Sashihara Rino's last single will be titled 'Ishi' "Ishi" is the title track to HKT48's new single to drop on April 10. This will be the last single for Sashihara Rino, who wi...

Related arcade, smartphone games launch this year Sega began streaming the first episode on Tuesday of Chokotto Anime Kemono Friends 3, a series of anime shorts for the Kemono Friends 3 arcade and smartphone game.

One Piece voice actors also try out Virtual YouTubing as part of 20th anniversary plans. . . and April Fool's. The "One Piece 20th Anniversary Special Program: One Feast," which aired on Fuji TV on March 29, showed some never-before-seen bloopers ...

Siliconera Sato

Registration for this year's Evolution Championship Series is ongoing, and tournament organizer Joey Cuellar, a. k. a. Mr. Wizard, shared the April update for titles leading with most registrations. Here are Evo 2019's current titles with the most...

Siliconera Sato

By Sato . April 3, 2019 . 1:00am Rune Factory 4 is coming to Nintendo Switch as a remastered update called Rune Factory 4 Special. Marvelous share details on its Japanese limited edition, and an upcoming live stream that'll have Rune Factory 5 info.

Milkcananime Reina Tachibana

By Reina Tachibana - Monday, April 1, 2019 - No Comments From the amazing show of Kino no Tabi (Kino's journey) where I reviewed here, Kotobukiya made a figure of Kino together with Hermes. This is the first scale figure that features both Kino an...

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . April 2, 2019 . 10:30am Concrete Genie, the upcoming PlayStation 4 game that follows a boy named Ash who uses a magic paintbrush to bring his graffiti to life and restore his sketchbook destroyed by bullies, doesn't just have a campaign.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . April 2, 2019 . 9:00am In Super Dragon Ball Heroes: World Mission, players get to use over hundreds of cards with iconic characters from the series to battle against virtual and actual opponents.

Prosecutors on Tuesday indicted Pierre Taki, an actor and member of Japanese techno-pop duo Denki Groove, on a charge of using cocaine following his arrest last month. The 51-year-old, also known as the Japanese voice of snowman Olaf in the hit Di...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The anticipation for Avengers: Endgame is definitely ramping up well and With it set for an April 26th, 2019 debut, the bulk of the marketing is getting underway in a big way now. Tickets for those first showings, which definitely attract robust c...

Yahoo Siddharth Tyagi

There is a whole another universe out there, which has thousands of stories, nothing like anything we usually see. That universe is of anime. It is a word used to identify Japanese animated works. However, while Western animation is generally focu...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

© MAGES. / 5pb. We learned back in December of 2016 ahead of the game from 5pb came out that YU-NO was going to get some sort of anime project with Genco and studio feel. The series debuted in Japan today with an April 2nd, 2019 premiere and now F...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Taishi Tsutsui / Shueisha / Boku-tachi wa Benkyō ga Dekinai Production Committee We learned during the summer of 2018 that the Boku-tachi wa Benkyō ga Dekinai manga by Taishi Tsutsui was getting an anime adaptation as We Never Learn.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . April 2, 2019 . 11:00am A new Mortal Kombat 11 combatant has been revealed. Joining Geras as a new playable character is Cetrion. She is an Elder God who will be taking part in this installment's tournament.

Sword Art Online Alicization Lycoris, a new Sword Art Online game by Bandai Namco Entertainment is set to be released for PS4, Xbox One, and Steam! While details are still scarce, a website has been unveiled, plus a teaser trailer featuring Kirito...

Siliconera Sato

Sega released a new trailer that shows us more of Team Sonic Racing's colorful cast of characters and its vibrant tracks that'll come with splitscreen action and plenty of boosts. The race is about to begin!

The second season of Karakai Jozu no Takagi-san will air in Jul. 2019! In addition to releasing the latest key visual featuring Takagi in the school corridor, the series also released a new April Fool's-themed trailer.

Siliconera Jenni

By Jenni . April 2, 2019 . 10:00am The first portable version of Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice has a release date. Ninja Theory has revealed its thrilling psychological adventure will arrive on the Nintendo Switch on April 11, 2019.

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