Horror manga author and H.P. Lovecraft aficianado Gou Tanabe has been serializing manga adaptations of the horror legend's classic work in Enterbrain's Comic Beam seinen manga magazine. This has included "The Hound", "The Colour Out of Space", "The Nameless City," and, starting last fall, "At the Mountains of Madness." Thanks to Dark Horse, a selection of these stories will be coming to North America in July, and the publisher has offered an early preview.
Hiro Mashima's Fairy Tail manga is drawing close to its conclusion. Volume 61 was released in Japan on May 17th. Its North American release is scheduled for July 25th (also, 62 for September 26 and 63 for November 28th). Through Wednesday, July 5th, a large partof this is is available very cheap in DRM-free digital format. More after the jump.
A short run of a stage play based on the hit anime Kemono Friends was recently held in Shinagawa, Tokyo. Hit the jump for an event report, complete with photos and cast interviews!
Earlier this month we saw a teaser promo for the new Summer Lesson game, which has players popping on their PlayStation VR headsets to help tutor Allison Snow in Japanese. These lessons span the course of seven days, giving you plenty of time to help Allison out and get in a little bit of summer relaxation on the side. Check out the latest promo after the jump.
Don't close your wallet just yet -- NIS is offering deep discounts on many of their big titles, as well as digital limited editions of Disgaea, Disgaea 2, and many others! Check out what NIS has on offer during Steam's summer sale. More info after the jump!
For the first time ever in Anime Expo history, events are happening in the foyer. Actually, a lot of special Crunchyroll events are happening in the foyer. So much so that we can only fit a few of those things into today’s announcement. Read on for full details!
X Japan's Yoshiki isn't letting a little thing like major surgery hold him back. He's just held his first post-surgery press conference in Tokyo, talking about the tour, his rehab, and charity plans. Hit the jump to see what he's up to!
We're observing Hero Week here in The Hook, too! It's time to step back into two popular series -- My Hero Academia and Tiger Mask W -- that some fans may not have jumped on yet. It's not too late to catch up! Let us show you what's to love starting from the first episodes. Find out more after the jump!
Relive the Date a Live visual novel trilogy with a special-edition PS4 release of all three games! Date a Live: Rio Reincarnation HD will include all previous game content, as well as bonus books and CDs. Hit the jump for more!
The main cast has been announced for Karada Sagashi ("Searching for the Body"), an upcoming short form anime based on the gruesome survival horror web manga written by Welzard and illustrated by Katsutoshi Murase about students haunted by a terrifying spectre that threatens to tear them limb from limb. Hit the jump to learn more.
Crunchyroll continues to add fan favorite series from Funimation, and today is no exception, with Eureka Seven leading off today's additions. Hit the jump for details!
Street Fighter, hip-hop, and the RVA music scene collide with Street Fighter: The RVA Warrior! 20 local hip-hop artists have come together to remix your favorite game music, all for a great cause. Hit the jump to learn more, get your copy, and be a part of the virtual release party!
Plans have been revealed for an adaptation of fantasy light novel series The Rising of the Shield Hero (aka Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari), with a a preview to be presented at Anime Expo on July 1st. More after the jump.
It may not be the most surprising addition, but we're early in the roster development of Dragon Ball FighterZ, so it's a good time to throw Trunks into the mix. The latest issue of Weekly Shonen Jump has the reveal, adding Trunks to a roster that currently consists of Goku, Gohan, Vegeta, Freeza, Cell, and Majin Buu. Read on for more.
Announced back in April, Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[st] is an updated version of Ecole Software and French-Bread's 2D fighter. This version adds a full story mode, re-balanced gameplay, and two new characters—Enkidu (pictured in the thumbnail) and Wagner—and you can see some of the new features in the trailer after the jump.