It's been kindof a running gag in the anime Twitter community that despite lasting one season in winter 2014, the anime adaptation of Tachi's yuri comedy Sakura Trick has stayed active. It's at least Tweeted its name or a character birthday every month or so. In May, it had good reason to be actively with the launched for pre-order for a Blu-ray collection. And, with that release coming up on November 22nd, it has another excuse.
What begins as yet another homage to Mad Max: Fury Road evolves into a hot-blooded magical girl fistfight rivaling the action from the best Precure episodes. Stylish henshins, biker gangs and bondage queens all come together in one place as two of the most unlikely genre fusions occur onscreen in episode 3 of Flip Flappers. Hit the jump to descend down the rabbit hole!
This week's episode 3 of Kiss Him, Not Me adapts the second volume of the manga's opening story, in which Kae's class presents a cosplay cafe for their school's cosplay festival. The anime keeps the bit in Junko's manga where her friends Yūsuke Igarashi and Amane Nakano wear Attack on Titan uniforms. The thing is, Kae's voice actress had a role in Attack on Titan, and a rather notable one at that.
If you're going into Love Live! withdrawal, don't worry: the official Twitter is bringing you videos of your favorite idols in action! Find out more about the costumes, songs, and stages after the jump!
Have you had a chance to dig into the World of Final Fantasy demo yet? The full game is almost out, with both western and Japanese launches coming next week, so 4Gamer is here with an extended preview. This is likely the last hurrah before launch, so enjoy the first 15 minutes after the jump.
After Bubblegum Crisis, Masaki Kajishima and Hiroki Hayashi played with the trend of having a cast largely comprised of one gender, plus a representative of the other. That sci-fi comedy sounds simple and fun enough, but they wound up contributing to popularizing the harem genre and developing a singularly powerful character intermarried with the ruling bodies of the universe through a convoluted mythos. And, that's unforgivable.
New information is now available about the opening / ending themes and the Japanese broadcast schedule for SUPER LOVERS 2, the upcoming sequel series to the 2016 boys' love TV anime. Hit the jump to learn more.
Funny is in the eye of the beholder, as we take a glance at the glasses-obsessed bishōnen of MEGANEBU!, a visually vibrant 2013 TV anime comedy about a most unusual high school club. Hit the jump to learn that all we need is "M-E-G-A-N-E!".
Last weekend Daiki Yamashita (voice of Deku), Nobuhiko Okamoto (Kacchan) and editor Kengo Moji were at a screening of the first season of My Hero Academia, which also presented a preview of storyboards from the upcoming season 2's sports festival adaptation. Monday's issue of Shonen Jump will be sharing this preview with its readers. More after the jump.
Persona 5 will be receiving some very special DLC in the form of the Costume & BGM Special Set” add-ons. And because Atlus loves us all, the company has released a set of trailers for the Persona 4: Dancing All Night, Persona 4 Arena Ultimax, and Catherine add-ons. Check out the trailers after the jump!
The RPG Maker series has always been an awesome way for players to get into the game-making scene, via lots of tools that can be easily learned for newbies and anyone looking to break in without too much trouble.
With Halloween coming up the following Monday, next Saturday is on a semi-holiday weekend. Adult Swim's Toonami block is responding with their latest marathon. This time, on October 29th, they are planning seven back-to-back episodes of Gundam Iron-Blooded Orphans. Check out the promo after the jump.
The Hero Club returns in 2017! A 2nd season of YUKI YUNA IS A HERO has been officially announced. Hit the jump to learn more.
What does a kiss taste like? Senbonmatsu Farm in Japan is hoping to offer an ice cream to let you find out. The location is selling a "kiss-flavored" ice cream at the Dulceria snack stand, selling Vaca Dulce brand kiss-flavored ice cream.
Galaxy Express 999 creator Leiji Matsumoto originally put Captain Harlock in a wild west spinoff with 999 star Tochiro when Gun Frontier launched back in 1972, and now the manga has made a comeback. A reboot manga by Yuzuru Shimazaki launched in the December issue of Monthly Champion RED magazine, returning once more to the wasteland with six-shooter and samurai sword in tow. Read on for more.