To promote The Next Generation -Patlabor- live-action film series, Cinema Today has posted two clips from the recently-released third chapter, which consisted of the fourth episode "Norainutachi no Gogo" and the fifth "Daikaiju Arawaru - Zenpen" on YouTube. Check the videos after the jump.
The official site for the upcoming anime film Gekijyoban Aikatsu!/Aikatsu! The Movie!, the first feature film based on Bandai's popular arcade collectible card game, has been updated with a new teaser visual featuring the four main girls. The tagline says, "The greatest idol movie in history is born!" Check the poster visual after the jump.
The official site and Twitter account for the Psycho-Pass anime project today announced that the broadcast of the 4th chapter of the on-going "New Edit Version" of the first TV anime, which was originally scheduled for tonight, is canceled. The 5th chapter is moved up instead. Hit the jump for more story.
Ready to find out who is going to to stepping into Izumi Kitta's Mokocchi-shoes? With Watamote set to be released on Blu-ray and DVD on August 26th, Sentai Filmworks has announced their English dub cast for the series. See who's who after the jump.
The Attack on Titan-verse continues to expand with today's Japanese release of light novel spin-off The Harsh Mistress of the City. Ryo Kawakami pens the story about Mathias, the son of wealthy merchants and Rita, the daughter of an apothecary. Beyond the striking young heroine, what's noteworthy about the spin-off is that art is by noted/illustrator Range Murata. Get a look after the jump.
Classic KyoAni cute comes to DVD on September 9th, and with a collection set to be released September 9th, Sentai Filmworks has announced their English dub cast for Tamako Market. See who's who after the jump.
Sometimes politicians rise to the occasion and sometimes they don't. Nagoya Mayor Takashi Kawamura didn't do well when he made international news with an inappropriate welcome to visitors from Chinese sister city Nanjing. He did better when he prepared for this weekend's World Cosplay Summit by dressing as the hero of alt-history sci-fi comedy Gintama. Get a look after the jump.
As promised, AniplexPlus had a Black Butler Sebastian Michaelis prototype figure to show off at WonderFestival. However, this 1/9th scale Book of Circus statue wasn't the only statue at the event. Kotobukiya had their own Sebastian and Ciel figures to preview at the event. Get a look after the jump.
Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods is expanding its theatrical showings starting August 5, and FUNimation is here with another dub clip to promote the English release. You can find more info on tickets here, and watch as Beerus gets the lowdown on our hero after the jump.
Seven Seas added a couple new manga from popular sub-genres, announcing the licenses for vampire series Sevamp and monster girl title 12 Beast. Get a look after the jump.
The Did You Know Gaming? series is back to drop even more knowledge on Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda series. Did you know that Ocarina of Time was originally supposed to be like a 3D version of Zelda II: The Adventure of Link? More on that and other Zelda trivia after the jump.
For a while, Otome Yōkai Zakuro creator and Penguimdrum character design Lily Hoshino was heavily into the KanKolle browser game. She'd Tweet about the ship daughters she recruited and post sketches. Now, with Idolm@ster SideM, a spin-off of the idol franchise with male characters, relaunched and running, that's evidently what she's into.
Sometimes, as a gamer, you need to take a break from over-polished AAA spectacles and try out something with more of a handmade feel. Nate jumps feet-first into F2P actioner Elsword, but how did it fare for an action-game perfectionist like him? Hit the jump for more!
Square Enix's Rise of Mana mobile game is getting a crossover with some of the characters from Final Fantasy Agito, the smartphone entry set in the Final Fantasy Type-0 universe. Hit the jump for some footage.