Curious about the history of yuri manga about female relationships? Only have time for a half-dozen slides? Well, Yuricon founder and domain authority, Erica Friedman has posted her Very Brief History, first presented at Tokyo Comics Showcase, Volume 1 May 3, 2016, for Tokyo Rainbow Pride. Get a look after the jump.
If Godzilla actually existed, would NERV be the only organization tough enough to keep him under its thumb? It's an interesting scenario to think about, but even more interesting when you take a look at these special edition Evangelion x Godzilla crossover items. Hit the jump for more!
The latest publicity for original crime anime 91 Days, set to premiere on MBS, TBS and CBC on July 8th, has focused on the music with a look at soundtrack composer Shogo Kaida's approach to using vintage instrument to evoke the series' Prohibition Era setting. Along with this TK from Ling Tosite Sigure was introduced as performer of opening theme "Signal" with ELISA on ending "Rain or Shine." More after the jump.
Caligula, the very Persona-esque role-playing game due out for PS Vita this June 23 in Japan, has a brand new story trailer out for you to feast your eyes on, and this one shows off a particular conversation and how it'll play out in-game. Hit the jump for more!
Bandai's MegaHobby Dragon Ball Gals figure line, which has recently seen impressive 19cm Bunny Girl Bulma and Army Girl Bulma will soon be seeing a 3D take on a certain blonde fan favorite. After being spotted in print, the September release of Android 18 was previewed at this weekend's MegaHobby Expo. Get a look at this and more after the jump.
Toonami recalls the days when anime aired on cable in the afternoon and the world loved Duo Maxwell with a Gundam Wing-tribute promo for Gundam Iron-Blooded Orphans, which launches on the block June 4th at 12:30am. Check it out after thejump.
Sega has released a new, extended preview video for Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone, the PlayStation 4 port of the Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Arcade game. Hit the jump to check it out.
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Dragon Quest series of JRPGs, Square Enix is teaming up with Fukumitsuya, one of Japan's oldest sake breweries, to release a limited edition Dragon Quest-themed sake set. Hit the jump to learn more.
With the run up to the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, the surrounding wards around the metropolis are starting to make an effort to draw in more international tourism. Hit the jump for details.
Hello Kitty and Mario joining forces? Not exactly, but Hello Kitty and the adorable My Melody are making an appearance in the Nintendo Wii U's Super Mario Maker. Hit the jump for more!
This week, Kyoto Animation's Twitter account for Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions, which has been dormant since 2014's -Heart Throb- season apart from a pair of '15 event promo Tweets, returned to announce May 27th Nico cast streamc ast reunion. While this inevitably got fans' hopes up for a season three, that has proved to unfortunately not be the case, at least so far. More after the jump.
The performers for the opening and ending themes for Alderamin on the Sky, a TV anime adaptation based on a series of light novels about the improbable military career of a lazy young man who becomes a great general, have been announced. Hit the jump to learn more.
FREEing, who you might remember from their Bunny Girl figures based on Infinite Statos and such, like their figures a bit big and a bit risque. Next up is a 1/4 scale doll of Girls Und Panzer protagonist Miho Nishizumi that can swap a school uniform for an ankou/angler fish suit. Available now to order with Good Smile Company distributing, when fans had a look at it, many noted that they weren't quite convinced that it was so entirely innocent looking.