Earlier today, Sega announced plans to bring Shining Resonance Refrain to the west. The JRPG is coming to North America and Europe this summer, and will be available on PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam. Read on for more.
Nine new cast members and the Japanese TV schedule have been revealed for Saredo Tsumibito wa Ryuu to Odoru - Dances with the Dragons, an upcoming TV anime based on the series of fantasy novels about a pair of mercenaries who combine magic and technology to deal with otherworldly threats. Hit the jump to learn more.
As always, Wonderfest delivered some really awesome figures over the weekend and I'm here to provide you with some updates that will not only make you shed a tear for the amount of money you'll be dropping on these preorders, but will give you an extended recap of some of the things you can look forward to from WonFes '18 Winter!
SD Gundam G Generation Genesis previously made its debut on PS4 and PS Vita, and its next stop is Nintendo Switch. With a Japanese release set for April 26, Bandai Namco shared an extended promo.
Crunchyroll announced plans to stream the SPIRITPACT -Bond of the Underworld- anime, with the series set to kick off on Saturday, February 24 at 6:00am Pacific Time. Read on for more.
Last time we posted about the live-action/CG hybrid Sonic the Hedgehog movie the rights had shifted from Sony Entertainment to Paramount Pictures. Now Paramount officially has a date lined up for the Blue Blur's big-screen debut, so read on for details.
Streamer AaroneousGaming has been grinding away in the first area in Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX for the past month, and he recently hit level 100 after a whopping 210 hours. Hit the jump for more.
Following up on the initial reveal, Bandai Namco shared the first screens and clips for Broly and Bardock. The first DLC characters don't currently have a release date, but you can see how they'll look in Arc System Works' fighter after the jump.
Defeating the evil overlord and winning the heart of the princess is only the beginning of the story in Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero, a 2012 TV anime based on the fantasy light novel series written by Tetsuto Uesu and also the subject of this week's "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog." Hit the jump to learn how heroes adjust to civilian life in a world where being summoned as adventurers to parallel dimensions has become commonplace.
The animated adventures of Leonardo Watch and the rest of Libra aren't over yet, because Blood Blockade Battlefront & BEYOND is getting an original animation DVD that comes with two newly animated episodes that will be included as a bonus with the Japanese release of the 5th volume of Yasuhiro Nightow's manga, Blood Blockade Battlefront Back 2 Back. Hit the jump to learn more.
The wacky felines of Meow Meow Japanese History (known as Neko Neko Nihonshi in Japan) are coming back for another round of fun and educational anime shorts, because the third series of Meow Meow Japanese History will broadcast in Japan on NHK E TV beginning on April 04, 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2018, an international film festival sponsored by the Japan Video Association and co-hosted by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government that seeks to recognize excellence in Japanese animation, has announced the winners for its "Anime of the Year" awards. Hit the jump to learn more.
Cinetitta Kawasaki in Kanagawa Prefecture, the last theater in Japan that has been screening KING OF PRISM -PRIDE the HERO- since its release on June 10, 2017, will finally end the film's eight-month run on March 2. Four screenings in the last week are set as "Cheer Screening" that fans are allowed to copsplay in the theater and freely cheer their favorite characters on the screen. Hit the jump for more.
The official website for the upcoming anime feature film Bungo Stray Dogs: Dead Apple announced today on February 21 that the moviegoers in its first two weeks of release will receive newly-written novels by the original story writer Kafka Asagiri. The novel illustrator Sango Harukawa also draws the novels' cover illustrations. Hit the jump for more details.
The official Japanese website for the Japanese-Taiwanese collaboration anime adaptation project based on Yanai's Jikken-hin Kazoku: Creatures Family Days manga announced two additional voice cast: Saori Hayami (Ayase Aragaki in Oreimo) as the eldest daughter Ashisu and Daisuke Namikawa (Goemon Ishikawa in Lupin The Third) as the eldest son Suno. Hit the jump for more information.