The Yamada-kun to Nana-nin no Majo/Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches anime franchise, which is based on Miki Yoshikawa's supernatural/romantic comedy manga, today launched its official YouTube channel and posted a 30-second teaser for the upcoming TV anime. Check the clip after the jump.
It is confirmed today that the upcoming anime film Dragon Ball Z: Fukkatsu no F (Resurrection of F) will be released in IMAX 3D format at selected 18 IMAX digital theaters across Japan on its release, April 18. It will be the first Japanese film to receive IMAX 3D screenings in Japan. Hit the jump for more details.
The Sailor Moon 20th anniversary project official site announced today that a new Sailor Moon musical is planned to be performed at AiiA 2.5 Theater Tokyo and other locations by the end of this year. Hit the jump for more details and the videos from the previous show.
Toho Animation's official YouTube channel today posted short version PVs for "Remind" by ROOKiEZ is PUNK'D and "Eikou eno Ichibyou" by MAGIC OF LiFE, which are respectively featured as the OP and ED song for the second cour of the ongoing TV anime Yowamushi Pedal Grande Road. Check the clips after the jump.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Owari no Seraph/Seraph of the End, the dark fantasy manga created by Takaya Kagami (story), Yamato Yamamoto (arts), and Daisuke Furuya (storyboards), today announced two additional voice cast with its TV station list. Check the latest information after the jump.
Melanie Ehrlich and Brittany Lauda stopped by North American anime distributor Media Blaster's Facebook page to introduce MB VoiceWorks and Media Blasters's plans to produce their first ever in-house English-language anime dub. Their first dub is Holy Knight, which they started recording yesterday. More after the jump.
The March 2015 issue of Shogakukan's Monthly Flowers, which is officially published today in Japan, announces that Fushigi Yuugi: Byakko Ibun, a new installment of Yuu Watase's long running Fushigi Yuugi manga series, will start in the magazine's next April 2015 issue to be published on February 28. Hit the jump for more details.
Listen up, pigs! Good Smile Factory is prepared to ship Max Factory's figma of Satsuki Kiryuin this August and the Kill La Kill fan favorite is now up for pre-order. The 15.5cm poseable figure sells for 6,000yen (before tax). Get a look after the jump.
Last summer, The Toronto International Film Festival hosted anime director Mamoru Oshii (Ghost in the Shell, Patlabor, Sky Crawlers). For the anime fans and cinephiles who weren't lucky enough to make it to the event, they've now posted the conversation with TIFF's Jesse Wente about his life and career. Get a look after the jump.
Japanese figure manufacturer PLUM will offer 200-limted character figure "Lilith Asami -white swimsuit ver.-" at the upcoming Wonder Festival Winter 2015 to be hold at Makuhari Messe on February 8. Lilith's anime voice actress Yumi Hara will join the event to directly hand deliver the figures to the fans. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for the ongoing PriPara TV anime series today posted a main visual for the upcoming spring season, including the two new characters Aroma and Mikan. The next story arc will feature the biggest PriPara event named "PriPara Dream Parade." Check the latest information after the jump.
Victor Entertainment has announced that voice actress Mai Fuchigami will release "~TRΛNSMISSION~," her first solo album as original character KΛNΛTΛ, in Japan on March 18. She is best known as the voice of Miho Nishizumi in Girls und Panzer and Alice Yotsuba/Cure Rosetta in DokiDoki! PreCure. Check the details after the jump.
VIZ Media locked down release dates for both Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction and its manga adaptation. The manga will arrive as part of the publisher's Perfect Square imprint on February 3, and the DVD release of the Pokémon X/Y movie is set to follow on February 17. Read on for more.
After the better part of a month of teasers, the list is here! Sentai Filmworks Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions! DVD/Blu-ray Complete Collector's Ed., presenting the 13 episode anime plus eye patch; stickers; postcards; a keychain; and a 152-page art booklet packed with character information, commentary with the Japanese director and actors, and more, is scheduled for February 24th, and now, the English dub cast has been announced. See who's who after the jump.
Good news, bad news for the Toonami programming block. The good news is that Kill La Kill has found a home with the English dub slotted to premiere at 12:30am on February 7th. The bad news is that the line-up has been further reduced beyond the hour loss, as many of its re-runs go away in a new Midnight-3:30am schedule. Get the details after the jump.