Following Irisdina Bernhard and the recently reported Katia Waldheim, Japanese retailers have also started accepting pre-orders for Kotobukiya's upcoming 1/7th scale swimsuit figure of Liz Hohenstein from the ongoing TV anime Schwarzes Marken for a July 2016 release. Check the details after the jump.
Media distribitor Shout! Factory and mutli-media family entertainment company ZAG have announced a strategic distribution alliance to bring the new CGI-animated action adventure comedy series, Zag Heroez’ Miraculous Tales Of Ladybug & Cat Noir to the home entertainment marketplace in the U.S. and Canada. This new multi-year alliance provides Shout! Factory with exclusive U.S. home entertainment distribution rights (DVD and Blu-ray) and select digital rights in Canada to all 26 episodes, with rollout planned for 2016.
Warner Entertainment Japan has posted a full music video for 27-year-old anison singer/cellist Kanon Wakeshima's 9th single "Love your enemies" on its official YouTube channel. It will be featured as the theme song for the upcoming anime film selector destructed WIXOSS to open in Japan this weekend. Check her latest MV after the jump.
The teaser site for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Cherry Arai's four-panel comedy manga Sansya Sanyo today announced its three additional voice cast: Machico as Serina Nishiyama, Aina Suzuki as Asako Kondo, and Rika Momokawa as Shino Sonobe. Check more information after the jump.
Following Natsu, Gray and Jellal, the official website for Live Fantasy Fairy Tail, the upcoming stage play adaptation of Hiro Mashima's action fantasy manga, has posted a visual for Hibiki Leytis portrayed by 26-year-old Kento Ono, best known as Hyde/Gosei Blue in the 34th Super Sentai series in 2011-2011, Tensou Sentai Goseiger. Check the visual after the jump.
A preview and expanded cast have been posted for the spring P.A. Works 15th anniversary original mech anime Kuromukuro. Tensai Okamura (Darker Than Black, Seven Deadly Sins) helms the production with Ryou Higaki (Another) writing series composition and Yuriko Ishii (Another) on character designs and teaming with Ayumi Nishibata for chief animation direction. Get a look after the jump.
Toei has released a two-minute PV for the upcoming 8th PreCure All Stars film, PreCure All Stars: Minna de Utau♪ Kiseki no Mahou!, featuring its theme song "Minna ga Irukara (Because We Have Everyone)☆PreCure All Stars" performed by the PreCure voice actresses. Check the latest clip after the jump!
The incredible blacksmiths and craftsmen of the AWE me channel's Man at Arms: Reforged go to some dark places with their latest game-to-reality weapon forging. One of those places is Central Yharnam, which means it's time to see what would happen if Bloodborne's brutal Saw Cleaver were real. More after the jump.
Aksys Games announced plans to bring the enhanced PS Vita version of Shiren the Wanderer 5, which originally launched in Japan back in June of last year, to North America. Shiren the Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate is coming to Sony's portable on July 26. Read on for more.
The grand opening of the Animate Bangkok retail store on the 7th floor of the MBK shopping center in Bangkok, Thailand, drew some 6000 visitors on February 06, 2016, far exceeding the initial expectations of the Japan Manga Alliance, the store's sponsors. Hit the jump to learn more.
Some new information concerning the Japanese broadcast of the light-novel-to-TV-anime adaptation of Netoge no Yome wa Onna no Ko Janai to Omotta?, aka And You Thought There is Never a Girl Online?, is now available. Hit the jump to learn more.
Manga magazine Shonen Jump is going through its latest round of churn. Cross Manage author Kaito's baseball manga Buddy Strike wraps up in this week's Japanese edition of the magazine. Taking its place is new supernatural series Kimetsu no Yaiba, which Viz will be sampling with a three chapter "Jump Start" run in the English, digital edition of the magazine. More after the jump.
We're just a week away from the February 16 launch of Street Fighter V, so Capcom is swooping in to show off a new full-length CG trailer that features all 16 characters. More after the jump.
It's time for another up close look at one of the ladies of Dead or Alive Xtreme 3. This time the image video's focus is Helena, who likes to relax, read books, and take walks in a variety of outfits that might as well not even exist. More after the jump.
If you can't be bothered to wait until April 12 to see the opening cinematic for Dark Souls III, Bandai Namco did you a solid by slappin' it on YouTube. See how From Software's latest entry in the series opens up after the jump.