Month: October 2018

In Doraemon the Movie: Nobita no Getsumen Tansaki, when a white light is found on the surface of the moon, Nobita is convinced that it is the moon rabbit from folklore. Then, one day, a mysterious transfer student appears at his school… In addition to a special video introducing the project plus a teaser visual,
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Sci-fi manga World Trigger is finally making its comeback in Weekly Shonen Jump‘s 48th issue, set to hit the stands on Oct. 29! Written by Ashihara Daisuke, it began serialization from 2013 and went on hiatus in 2016. After running in Weekly Shonen Jump for 5 issues, it will be transferred to Jump Square from
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There’s nothing we love more than a great hero to admire in anime and manga. Each plot might be full of trials (related to combat, relationships or otherwise!), but it’s precisely because our protagonists are so great of heart that it’s possible to put our trust in them – no matter how bad things get.
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Japanese anime is more popular now than it has ever been before. These interviews with anime studios will reveal the behind-the-scenes processes and emotions that go into making anime. This is a large-scale project done in collaboration with anime news sites throughout the world, such as the anime news site Anime!Anime!, Tokyo Otaku Mode, which
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The 31st Tokyo International Film Festival is just around the corner! It will once again be held in the Roppongi area between October 25th and November 3rd, screening dozens of acclaimed films from around the world. This year’s Focus on Animation retrospective is centered around the works of Yuasa Masaaki, the director known for hits
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The 2nd teaser PV has been released for Tokyo Ghoul:re [CALL to EXIST], a PS4 game by Bandai Namco coming out this winter! [embedded content] This game transports players in 3rd person to the world of Tokyo Ghoul:re, where human-eating Ghouls battle against investigators. The game is centered on these battles making use of the
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Along with the announcement, Bandai Namco also released a teaser trailer featuring in game screens and footage of some of the game’s most popular characters. Drawing inspiration from Kawahara Reki’s phenomenally popular series of light novels, the action RPG will mark the first arcade game release from the franchise. Up to three players will be
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Held from Sept. 20-23 at Chiba’s Makuhari Messe, Tokyo Game Show 2018 brought together a whopping 668 exhibitors under the theme “Welcome to the Next Stage”! The space was fully loaded with new titles and services for consoles, smartphones, and PCs, as well as stage events aplenty, with several highlighting e-Sports. It was also an
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Eromanga Sensei will return with a brand new OVA in Jan. 2019! A new teaser was revealed along with the announcement. [embedded content] The new OVA was first announced at the Eromanga Fes in Nov. 2017 and will feature two episodes titled “Yamada Elf no Love Song” and “Izumi Sagiri no First Kiss”. It will
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Additional cast members have been revealed for upcoming fantasy anime A Certain Magical Index III! Nine new cast members have been confirmed for Season 3: Matsukazu Masaya as Kakine Teitoku, Hino Mari as Riméa, Shindou Kei as Carissa, Harada Sayaka as Villian, Koyasu Takehito as Knight Leader, Morikawa Toshiyuki as Fiamma of the Right, Soumi
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Hibike! Euphonium is officially heading back to the big screen on Apr. 19, 2019! [embedded content] A teaser video has been released for the new movie, Hibike! Euphonium: Chikai no Finale. It will follow Omae Kumiko as a second year student when she and Kabe Tomoe find themselves looking after the band’s new members: Hisaishi
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Popular superhero anime My Hero Academia has confirmed that it will be getting a fourth season! The announcement came with an illustration by character designer Umakoshi Yoshihiko, showing protagonist Midoriya Izuku (AKA Deku) with other central characters. Based on Horikoshi Kouhei’s manga of the same name, My Hero Academia received its first TV anime series
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