Kirito and company are busy preparing for their big screen debut in 2017, and production partner Genco is along for the ride. In 2014, they offered Kirito GGO version snuggle sheets. In 2015, they had Kazuto Kirigaya ones, with the character in his school uniform. For 2016, it's Kirito OSver, with the hero dressed for the game set to appear in the feature Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale.
Along with Shinji Higuchi (Heisei Gamera series, Attack on Titan), Hideaki Anno is helming the new Godzilla movie, which has meant a lot of Evangelion crossover merchandise, mostly featuring battles between Eva Unit 01 and Godzilla. In an impressive, new figure, they were spliced together with the premise that injected G-cells have "Awakened" in the Eva. Get a look after the jump.
At the press conference held today, it was announced that the F6 version of the Matsuno Sextuplets will also appear in "Osomatsu-san on STAGE ~SIX MEN'S SHOW TIME~," the upcoming stage play adaptation of the very successful TV anime series Osomatsu-san/Mr.Osomatsu. The six will be played by different cast members. Hit the jump for more details.
The Mobile Suit Gundam franchise's official portal site Gundam.Info today announced that the upcoming fourth chapter of the Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin anime series, titled "Unmei no Zenya (Fateful Eve)," will be screened at 15 selected theaters across Japan for a limited time of two weeks from November 19. Check more information after the jump.
The official website of the upcoming TV anime TRICKSTER today announced that it will premiere on Tokyo MX and Yomiuri TV on October 3. It is also confirmed that its ED theme song "1HOPE SNIPER" is performed by Azusa Tadokoro, who is cast as Nao Nakamura in the anime. Check the latest information after the jump!
Four-member rock band batta made their major debut from Warner Entertainment Japan with their 1st single "chase" released in Japan yesterday. The song is currently featured as the second cour OP theme for the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable TV anime. Check the full MV after the jump!
The official website of the ongoing TV anime Regalia The Three Sacred Stars announced today that its broadcast in Japan will be suspended till September 1, after its fourth episode to be aired tonight. The original TV series animated by Actas (Girls und Panzer) premiered on July 7 and was originally planned to run for 13 episodes. Hit the jump for more details.
The Twin Star Exorcists anime's Twitter account has been posting art by series manga author Yoshiaki Sukeno all along, but the being doings in episode 16, "As an Exorcist - Salvation Then Wailing," convinced him to jump on with his own account and celebrate with some seriously kimokawaii (creepy-cute) art. Get a look after the jump.
We've posted about Nippon Ichi Software and Syupro-DX's The Longest Five Minutes a few times since it was announced, and now NIS America officially has plans to bring it to the west. The five minute battle will spread out interminably once it hits PS Vita and PC in North America and Europe sometime in 2017. More after the jump.
Last time we posted about Aeria Games and X-Legend Entertainment's anime-style MMORPG Twin Saga it was to take a look at the various classes. Complementing that is a new trailer that specifically hones in on the fighting system, including the method of switching classes without changing characters, Ultimate Moves. Read on for more.
Even more rough and ready characters have have been announced for All Out!!, an upcoming TV anime based on the rugby manga by Shiori Amase. Hit the jump to about the 12 new team-mates that have joined the roster.
Pokémon Go! Perhaps you’ve heard of it before! Now that the game of the century has launched in Japan, it’s time to get a glimpse of what it’s like hunting down virtual critters in Tokyo hotspots like Akihabara and the Odaiba Gundam! Watch after the jump!
All-female musical theater troupe Takarazuka Revue, established in 1913 finally came Stateside this month with a performance of Bob Fosse crime musical Chicago as part of the Lincoln Center Festival. The show is headed back to Japan with stops in Tokyo and Osaka this August. To promote ticket sales for those Pia has posted some clips of the show's best known number and its American curtain call.
Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress is gearing up for a September 25th cast/staff event and a pair of compilation movies coming in December 31st and January 7th. Mariya Ise (voice of Yukina) was getting hyped for these and shared a selfie of the series ladies - Sayaka Senbongi (Mumei), Maaya Uchida (Ayame Yomogawa) and Kanae Oki (Kajika ) with the matching character art. Get a look after the jump.
People often ask me if I've ever thought about cooking as a career (I am currently working two jobs, neither of them remotely related to making food) since I love to cook so much, and for a long time I always thought it would be a solid Plan B to add to my in my personal guide-book of steps to take to accomplish my dreams. I have fondly self-titled this mental guide-book "Emily's Plan for Taking Over the World". Click through to read more!