The official website for the upcoming trilogy anime film project based on Gamon Sakurai's Ajin sci-fi action manga series today posted a new 30-second teaser to introduce its main voice cast including Mamoru Miyano as the protagonist Kei Nagai. Check the latest information after the jump.
It was confirmed that Mamoru Hosoda's new feature film Bakemono no Ko/The Boy and The Beast had earned 2.7 billion yen on 2.1 million ticket sales by July 28, in only 18 days from its release on July 11. Hit the jump for more details.
Even five months before the holiday season, Bandai's official online store Premium Bandai has already started accepting pre-orders for "Puchi Chara Pretty Soldier Sailor Moon Christmas Special," a set of six deformed figures of the Sailor soldiers in Santa Claus costume. Check the details after the jump.
Premium Bandai's Tamashii Web Shop today starts accepting pre-orders for a 160mm-tall pre-painted S.H. Figuarts action figure of Omegamon for a January 2016 release. The one of ethe most popular digimon characters first appeared in the 2000 film Digimon Adventure: Bokura no War Game!. Check the details after the jump.
Universal Music Japan has posted a short music video for five-member cosplay dance unit ArsMagna's upcoming 3rd single "Himitsu wo Choodai" (Give Me a Secret), the OP song for the TV anime adaptation of Eiji Masuda's romantic comedy manga Jitsu wa Watashi wa/Actually, I Am. Check the clip after the jump.
I Can't Understand What My Husband Is Saying author Cool-Kyou-Sinnjya is busy! Volume 5 of that series is out August 4th. Manga Time Original just announced that his Komori-san wa Kotowarenai!, a comedy about a junior high school girl who is too nice to decline requests and gains superpowers as a result is getting a TV anime in October. Still, he found time to apply his chest fetish to a bit of Himouto! Umaru-chan tribute art.
During the New York premiere for the forthcoming "Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation" Tom Cruise was recently interviewed by MTV News for the film when the subject of the actor's most recent film in Edge of Tomorrow came up. Hit the jump to see what the actor had to say on the possibility of a sequel
Idea Factory International's PS Vita release of otome visual novel Amnesia: Memories is set for August, with a PC release via Steam to follow shortly after. In the meantime, we have a new set of screens after the jump.
The "Ultra Monster Anthropomorphic Project" continues to transform classic Ultraman villains into moe anime girls, this time with a dakimakura ("hug pillow") of Space Robot King Joe. Hit the jump to check it out.
Ealier this year, publisher and Digital Garage announced the launch of Kodansha Advanced Media, a subsidiary of Japanese publisher, Kodansha Ltd., specializing in digital content delivery. In conjunction with the 2015 J-Pop Summit event, this company’s new San Francisco offices will be presenting a The Kodansha Comics Manga Gallery Friday, August 7th thru Sunday, August 9th at the Digital Garage. More after the jump.
Japanese publisher Hakusensha has created Love Jossie, a new, electronic magazine featuring shōjo manga aimed at older girls, with a heavy emphasis on grown-up romance. Hit the jump to learn more.
Sega announced some launch plans for Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax, which is now set to arrive in North America, South America, and Europe on October 6. The crossover fighter that brings together Dengeki Bunko light novel stars from series like Sword Art Online and Durarara!! will be available in a limited launch edition that comes packing a Bonus Edition Soundtrack CD. Hit the jump for more.
Starting following the August 4th AT-X broadcast of episode 5, then for a limited time online, Overlord will be sharing the comedy chibi-chara adventures of Ainz's combat maid squad, the Pleiades Six-Stars. See who's who after the jump.
Dragon Quest of the Stars is an upcoming free-to-play RPG due out on smartphones in Japan this year, and Square Enix recently shared the first trailer. Hit the jump to watch.
North American distributor Discotek has posted a trio of "as seen at Otakon 2015" trailers, offering looks at Yoshiaki Kawajiri's classic Wicked City, which is currently set for a 2016 release, 1976 mecha series Gaiking and 1983's Super Dimension Century Orguss. Get a look after the jump.