Square Enix recently announced plans to bring the smartphone port of Romancing SaGa 2 to the west, finally delivering it to English audiences after 23 long years. There's still no word on whether or not we'll ever get the Vita version, but SaGa 2 is coming to iOS and Android soon, and you can see the official English trailer after the jump.
It's coming down to the wire on the second and final season of Assassination Classroom anime. In time for this week's episode 16, "Past Time," the series' site was updated with a new visual, featuring a stare-down between a particularly grim looking Nagisa and Karma. Get a look after the jump.
In anticipation of the May 31st Blu-ray and DVD release of the first 13-episode collection of Log Horizon 2, Sentai Filmworks has announced a lengthy English dub cast list for the economics/fantasy/game adventure anime. See who's who after the jump.
Crunchyroll is proud to announce yet another partnership, this one with evergreen teen and young adult focused retailer Hot Topic. Hit the jump for the details.
A couple weeks ago Atlus announced plans to bring Shin Megami Tensei IV: Final to Nintendo 3DS in the Americas as Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse. Those who pick up an early copy can look forward to nabbing the Launch Edition version, which packs the game with three metal pins that are each about .75" in diameter.
Original action anime Under the Dog is taking aim at a digital release for Kickstarter backers on August 01, 2016, and there's a new teaser trailer featuring Hana Togetsu squaring off against enemy soldiers. Hit the jump to check it out.
Crunchyroll is excited to announce that it has partnered with Loot Anime to continue our mission of bringing you everything anime! Hit the jump for all the details.
To promote the ongoing rerun of the TV anime first season and the launch of the forthcoming second season, Tokyo Anime Center, located on the fourth floor of the Akihabara UDX building, is now holding an exhibition dedicated to Bushiroad's Luck & Logic franchise from April 19 to May 8. Check the photo report after the jump!
Ahead of a planned Creators in Pack (Ojisan and Marshmallow) presentation May 3rd at the Machi ★ Asobi pop culture event, plans have been announced for a TV anime adaptation of Riichi Kageyama's 2011, seven-volume ongoing manga Kiitarou Shounen no Youkai Enikki (Young Kiitarou and His Youkai Picture Diary). More after the jump.
Crunchyroll is proud to add Mazinger Edition Z to its streaming catalog for the legion of giant robot anime fans that worship at the altar of Go Nagai. Hit the jump for the details.
The main cast and new staff members have been announced for RS Project - Rebirth Storage -, an original TV anime special that will air in June of 2016 on Fuji and that is based on the winner of the "Let's Make the Mecha Anime That We Want to Watch" contest. Hit the jump to learn more.
This season's adaptaton of Mimana Orimoto's girls on motorcycles comedy Bakuon!! has announced the introduction of Ibuki Kido as the club's newest member, Chisame Nakano, a Honda Racing NSF 100 favoring racing prodigy with a bit of a complex due to her small size.
Steam Greenlight, used to gauge consumer interest on the digital distribution service, has begun listing early (1998 PC, 2010 PS3) Leaf visual novel White Album. Questions about the authenticity of these plans to release an English translation of the adventure game were raised when the list was credited to Leaf, who have not previously been directly tied to localizations or Steam releases. More after the jump.
Say “meow” to SHINyan: Japan’s all-feline tribute to K-pop boy band SHINee. This soon to be legendary 5-cat group makes its video debut in a startling new teaser trailer. Enjoy the clip, plus member bios after the jump!
Anime fashion brand SuperGroupies is back with a new line of Naruto Shippuden inspired accessories, this time adapting the personalities of the Akatsuki into a set of jewelry. Itachi is represented by a necklace decorated with red agate (9,800yen), Deidara is a bangle with blue lapis lazuli, shaped to evoke the mouth/palm (6,800yen), and Sasori is a ring, decorated with purple amethyst and a dangling chain to represent chakra puppet strings (8,800yen).