Mondo, the makers of highly sought after, highly limited posters, brought Studio Ghibli based worked to San Diego Comic-Con in 2012 and 2013. This year, they're going for a different anime movie well known to western geeks with a Ghost in the Shell poster by Kilian Eng for sale at their booth. More after the jump.
Initial D: Arcade Stage 8 Infinity recently hit Japanese arcades, bringing a new Factory mode and a D Coin part-buying function along for the ride. Even if you're not close enough to play it, you can see how it opens after the jump.
It's pretty rare that we get graced with official English releases of classic Tokusatsu shows. Every now and then we get something niche like Kikaida, Inazuman, Kamen Rider V3, or a subtitled Ultraman show, but fans of henshin heroes and sentai action typically lean on fan subs or raw videos. Read on for more.
This week, Good Smile Company presented a string of male figmas. Pre-orders launched for Yowapeda's otaku turned cyclist Sakamichi Onoda, set to be released in January, and a re-release of Sword Art Online's Kirito, scheduled for December. Meanwhile, a Ninja Slayer SatzBatz Knight is an exclusive to the weekend's Summer Wonderfestival event and their web store. Get a look after the jump.
Capcom set a date for the PC version of Dead Rising 3 at its World of Capcom panel at San Diego Comic-Con. The zombie-bashing action heads to PC on September 5 with a handful of extras. More after the jump.
Whether you're completely lost or have been keeping careful track of all the playable additions to the Hyrule Warriors (Zelda Musou) roster, a trailer from Nintendo of America is more than happy to provide a recap. Dig the handy refresher loaded with gameplay, characters, and weapons after the jump.
Shortly after being leaked near the middle of the month, Bandai Namco confirmed that Tekken 7 is in development with a short debut trailer at Evo 2014. As promised, more info was delivered at this week's San Diego Comic-Con, including an extended look at the story after the jump.
Following the two teasers posted in February and June this year, the official YouTube channel for the upcoming anime film adaptation of Chuya Koyama's astronaut training story manga, titled Space Brothers #0 (number 0), has finally posted a 90-second full trailer. Check the clip after the jump.
The official site for the upcoming hybrid live-action/anime film project Cardfight!! Vanguard: The Movie has posted a 30-second teaser for the anime segment "Neon Messiah" directed by Shin Itagaki (BLACK CAT, Devil May Cry). Check the clip after the jump.
28-year-old anime voice actress Emi Nitta, who is best known as Honoka Kousaka in the super popular Love Live! School Idol Project anime/game series, will release her 1st solo single "Egao to Egao de Hajimaruyo!" (It begins with a smile and smile!) in Japan on September 10. Check her school uniform dance after the jump!
The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the TOP 10 anime single/album of July 14-22. The number one single of the 29th week of year 2014 is 22-year-old anime voice actress/singer Sumire Uesaka's 4th single "Kitare! Akatsuki no Doushi". Check this week's ranking and videos after the jump.
A new promo has gone online for the fall adaptation of Hideyasu Takahashi's 58th Shogakukan Manga Award (2013) in the Children's manga category winner Kaito Joker. Doraemon movie director Yukiyo Termoto helms the Shinei Animation production with Dai Sato writing. More after the jump.
Harmony Gold has announced that Robotech The Classic Collection - Volume 1 will be released on DVD September 23 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment exclusively through Amazon. This collection features the American broadcast syndication in 1985, along with the original and uncut episodes from the Japanese series Super Dimension Fortress Macross, all on one 4-disc set for the suggested retail price of $19.98. More after the jump.
Following up on the earlier Momo Kyun Sword, another Sentai Filmworks license announcement today was Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun. The series will be available through select digital outlets, with a home video release to follow. More after the jump.
For those that were hoping to hear what the recently released English dub version of fan favorite Toradora would sound like, Crunchyroll comes through and delivers by making the new dub available immediately. Hit the jump for all of the details.