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April 20, 2019, 9:00 AM
Polygon Petrana Radulovic

Anime voice actor Vic Mignogna has filed a million-dollar lawsuit against Funimation and industry colleagues Monica Rial, Jamie Marchi, and Ronald Toye in Tarrant County, Texas District Court. In the suit, Mignogna claims that a sexual harassment ...

Monkey Punch (Katou Kazuhiko), the author of Lupin III, has passed away at the age of 81. Best known for creating the legendary gentleman thief character Arsène Lupin, Katou was born in Hamanaka, Hokkaido in 1937.

Syfy Josh Weiss

Kazuo Koike-a prolific Japanese manga writer/artist known for his work on books like Lone Wolf and Cub, Lady Snowblood, Crying Freeman, and even Marvel's Wolverine-has passed away at the age of 82. Koike's death, which occurred on Wednesday from p...

Los Angeles Times Associated Press

The son of a fisherman in Hokkaido, northern Japan, Kato debuted as a professional cartoonist in 1965 while working part-time at a rental bookstore, and started using the pen name Monkey Punch soon . .

Siliconera Sato

Following the report last month by The Wall Street Journal about Nintendo releasing two new Switch models including one upgraded model and one lower cost model aimed for a casual audience, Nikkei had additional information to share in a new report.

(MENAFN - PR Newswire) CORONA, Calif. , April 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Rolling Stone article written by David Browne positioned The Young Americans as one of this country's premiere and most enduring performing organizations.

Indiewire David Ehrlich

"Okko's Inn" is such a cute and kid-friendly anime about grief it's hard to believe it's from the studio that made "Ninja Scroll. " Above all else, Kitarô Kôsaka's "Okko's Inn" is a warm and adorable new addition to the growing subgenre of animate...

A train ride in Tokyo, Japan is catching the attention of many users on social media with their stunning views of cherry blossoms from the windows resembling a magical scene from an anime show. The scenic trip, which was shared on Twitter last wee...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

After two successful anime runs for their properties, Tsuburaya Productions is going back to their roots in tokusatsu for their latest Ultraman title. The new Ultraman is named Ultraman Taiga, and TV Tokyo will begin airing this new series startin...

Siliconera Jenni

Sega Genesis Mini's Next 10 Games Includes Earthworm Jim And Shinobi III By Jenni . April 18, 2019 . 7:00am Right on the heels of the next 10 games for the Sega Mega Drive Mini in Japan, another batch for the western version of the plug-and-play s...

Siliconera Sato

Ys: Memories of Celceta is getting a full-HD remaster for PlayStation 4 next month in Japan, and Falcom had a nice little surprise to share for fans with a free PS4 theme on the Japanese PlayStation Store.

Siliconera Jenni

The music video for the Detective Pikachu theme song has been released. People can now watch Rita Ora's "Carry On," which is performed with the DJ Kygo. The almost four minute long video puts her in places that look similar to ones in the movie, l...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story coming to the U. S. and Canada this summer A new story about Magical Girls and the wishes that drive them. . . Aniplex of America is bringing smartphone game Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magic...

Spring 2019 introduces over 30 new anime! From Fruits Basket to Ultraman, here are our top eight recommendations. Subscribe to GameSpot Universe! http://youtube. com/GameSpotUniverse? sub_confirmation=1 Follow Us - http://twitter.

TOKYO, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Attack on Titan TACTICS, an officially licensed game app based on the popular anime series Attack on Titan, from leading mobile developer DeNA, creators of hit games like Final Fantasy Record Keeper, launched ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Overlord' Anime Returns On Crunchyroll Posted by Chris Beveridge April 18, 2019 at 10:00 PM © Maruyama Kugane · Published by KADOKAWA / Overlord 2 Production Crunchyroll brought on the Overlord series back in 2017 as part of their deal with Funim...

SoraNews24 Master Blaster

Residents live in mild fear of the gang and hope their daughters never bring a Bad Lobster home for dinner. On the 18th, Kanagawa Prefectural Police arrested five boys aged 17 to 19 for reckless riding such as wavering across lanes and running red...

WOWJAPAN freakpool

Ladies and gentlemen, Hikaru Nakamura's Saint Young Men manga is getting yet another live-action web series. It will once again star Kenichi Matsuyama as Jesus Christ and Shouta Sometani as Buddha. And now, the staff have revealed a brand new PV f...

Gematsu Sal Romano

Sega Ages: Virtua Racing launches April 25 in Japan Sega Ages: Virtua Racing will launch for Switch via the Nintendo eShop in Japan on April 25 for 925 yen, Sega announced. Here is an overview of the game, via our previous coverage: Sega's 3D Game...

Siliconera Sato

Publisher X. D. Network announced that the PeroPeroGames-developed rhythm/runner game Muse Dash is coming to Nintendo Switch and PC via Steam in mid-June 2019. Check out the announcement trailer with details from X.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Earlier this month, Lupin III creator Kazuhiko Kato passed away. This week, Kazuo Koike, who created such landmark manga as Lone Wolf and Club and Lady Snowblood, has died. The Lone Wolf and Club manga was adapted into movies that made a cinematic...

Siliconera Sato

Shantae developer WayForward and publisher Arc System Works announced that they're putting together their best of talents for a new Kunio-kun or River City game project called River City Girls. [Thanks, Nintendo Soup.

Siliconera Sato

We previously reported that One Piece: World Seeker is getting its first DLC episode that features Roronoa Zoa as a playable character. Bandai Namco shared a first look with a new trailer for "The Void Mirror Prototype" DLC.

Siliconera Sato

Compile Heart's shared the latest update on the naval action shooter game Azur Lane: Crosswave over at its official website with a first look at Kaga in the game. Kaga (CV: Ai Kayano) In case you missed it, check our previous report for more detai...

Siliconera Sato

Dragon Star Varnir Gets New Release Dates, Screenshots, And Trailer For The West By Sato . April 18, 2019 . 3:30am After getting delayed a few months from spring to summer of this year, Idea Factory International announced new release dates for th...

Siliconera Sato

It was revealed back in December that Mereoleona Vermillion was joining Black Clover: Quartet Knights as a DLC character, but fans won't have to wait that much longer as Bandai Namco announced in the latest issue of Jump that she'll arrive in late...

Siliconera Jenni

See How Good All Might Is At Punching In His Jump Force Trailer By Jenni . April 18, 2019 . 7:45am Earlier in April 2019, it was revealed that My Hero Academia's All Might would be joining the cast of Jump Force as DLC.

Siliconera Sato

Fire Emblem Heroes is getting its next set of new Heroes with the upcoming "A Season for Picnics" banner featuring picnic-themed versions of Flora, Lukas, Genny, and Felicia starting April 19. Check out the new trailer for A Season for Picnics bel...

Siliconera Jenni

Sega Mega Drive Mini's Next 10 Games Include Landstalker, Dyna Brothers 2: Sega Channel Special By Jenni . April 18, 2019 . 5:45am Famitsu has revealed the next batch of ten games that will be appearing on Sega's Mega Drive Mini in Japan.

Collider Dave Trumbore

The new trailer for Attack on Titan is here, and it's a bruiser. If you're not caught up on the story so far, I'd avoid watching it and/or reading any further because things are about to get spoilery. As this trailer teases, it's all going to come...

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