Amazing both watchers and characters within the anime itself, last week's Gundam Build Fighters Try episode 14 introduced Gundam Tryon 3 with a sequence from legendary mecha animator/designer Masami Obari. This fun departure from Gundam's "real robot" conventions is set to inspire a Gundam model kit. More after the jump.
Despite the recent dicing of the Toonami anime block, the broadcast of Kill la Kill is still ready to join the lineup. The dub kicks off next Saturday at 12:30am, and you can see Toonami's promo for it after the jump.
Been looking forward to God Eater 2: Rage Burst? If you've got a Japanese PSN account or live in Japan, the wait isn't that much longer, and you even get a demo to boot! Hit the jump for more!
Yen Press had a killer week in the New York Times' latest manga best seller listing. Volume 1 of Attack on Titan managed the #3 slot and volume 2 of the No Regrets Levi prequel got the #4 slot but beyond that, the top was all about Yen Press debuts. Volume 1 of Akame Ga Kill! premiered at #1, Black Butler vol. 19 hit #2 and Sword Art Online: Progressive vol.1 was at #5.
Square Enix had some more Final Fantasy XV to show off during this weekend's Taipei Game Show, some of which included a look at a new area. Watch as the appropriately-named "CatCam" explores the environment in a couple minutes of off-screen footage after the jump.
Put that class warfare away for a minute and consider anime's Richie Riches. Charapedia has published the results of their latest 10,000 reader poll in which they asked Japanese fans to name anime's most likable well heeled characters. 51.9% of responses came from female readers and 77.7% came from people in their teens and 20's. More after the jump.
The first Blu-ray collection of Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works] is set to ship internationally on March 25, with soundtrack CD, box by Takashi Takeuchi, special digipak, 50-page booklet and new Kinoko Nasu novel "Garden of Avalon," illustrated by Takashi Takeuchi for 39,000yen (before taxes). Various Japanese outlets have their exclusive incentives with pre-order and purchase and the series' site has posted a look. Check it out after the jump.
Along with a premiere presentation at Ohayocon, FUNimation has posted a trailer and announced the cast for the English dub of Nobunagun. See who's who after the jump.
J-Stars Victory VS+ is bringing the Shonen Jump anniversary action to PlayStation 4, and some recent footage from this weekend's Taipei game show puts the latest version on display. Watch some off-screen team battle action in the video after the jump.
Fans can be pretty amazing. Take programmer Rod Lima, for instance. While his UDK (Unreal Development Kit) take on Resident Evil 2 originally had an over-the-shoulder camera and wasn't intended to cover the whole game, he's since changed it to the classic static camera style and gone through with an impressive recreation. Hit the jump for a walkthrough.
At this weekend's AOD convention in San Francisco, Sekai Project announced plans to release English translations of Hitomebore and Kokonoe Kokoro, visual novels that respectively star a wound-covered cyclops girl and a grosshopper girl as their love interests, as well as more conventional Ame no Marginal. More after the jump.
As notified yesterday, the official website for the Love Live! School Idol Project anime franchise today updated with a 30-second teaser and a new main visual featuring the nine idols in new costumes for the upcoming all-new feature film Love Live! The School Idol Movie. Check the clip after the jump!
The official website for the upcoming TV anime based on Hiromu Arakawa's manga adaptation of Yoshiki Tanaka's fantasy novel series The Heroic Legend of Arslan today updated with a 15-second video to announce the four main voice cast and its premiere day, April 5. Check the latest information after the jump.
As reported, Pat Metheny Group's 1987 song "Last Train Home" is featured as the ED theme for the ongoing TV anime JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders - Battle in Egypt. In addition to the digital single, the anime visual will be also featured on the CD jacket of the band's upcoming best album. Check the image after the jump.
The official website for 29-year-old popular Japanese otaku singer/actress Shoko Nakagawa, also known as Shokotan, has revealed that a TV anime adaptation of her biographical essay book "Neko no Asiato" (The footsteps of cats) is in the works for a March 31 premiere under the title of "Omakase Mamitasu." Hit the jump for more details.