A new promotional image for tokusatsu children's show Shuriken Sentai Ninninger features a cowboy-themed ninja with a burger transformation device. Hit the jump for details.
Following the precedent of Aimer's announcement that they will be performing the second opening for ufotable's Fate/stay night - Unlimited Blade Works adaptation during the singer's final performance of the "Maiden Voyage" tour, Kalafina announced plans to perform the second cour ending at this weekend's Budokan concert. More after the jump.
The official website for High School DxD BorN, the upcoming third TV anime adaptation of Ichiei Ishibumi's action fantasy light novel series, today updated with a new key visual featuring the protagonist Issei Hyodo surrounded by the heroines. Check the latest information after the jump!
The official website for Dog Kobo's upcoming original TV anime Plastic Memories today announced its premiere schedule in Japan. The news was also announced in Dengeki G's Magazine's April 2015 issue officially published today. Check the latest information after the jump!
Ichijinsha's official page for Yumi Nakata's Okusama ga Seitokaicho! (My wife is the student council president!) comedy manga has announced the director and companies for its upcoming anime adaptation. Check the latest information after the jump.
Victor Entertainment has posted a short version PV for 26-year-old Japanese-Korean singer/voice actress Pile's "Black Butterfly," the leading track from her major debut album "Jewel Vox" on its official YouTube channel. She is best known as Maki Nishikino in the Love Live! anime/game franchise. Check her clips after the jump!
The official YouTube channel for the musical adaptations of Takeshi Konomi's The Prince of Tennis manga series, Tennimu for short, today posted a full PV for its new encore song "New Wave" for the third season "Seigaku vs Fudomine." Check their latest performance after the jump!
Osaka-based character figure company Xplus today started accepting pre-orders for the limited flower pattern edition of its upcoming 40cm-tall figure of Lucy Heartfilia, the main heroine of Hiro Mashima's popular fantasy action manga series Fairy Tail and its anime adaptation. Check the details after the jump!
The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the weekly TOP 10 anime singles/albums for the week of February 16-22. The number one single of the seventh week of year 2015 was "Star!!" by Cinderella Project, the OP theme song for the ongoing TV anime The Idolm@ster Cinderella Girls. Check this week's ranking and videos after the jump!
ICV2, the retailer focused hobby game and comics/graphic novel markets news site associated with distributor Diamond, has published its list of top 10 manga properties for 2014's Q4 fall and holidays season, compiled based on interviews with retailers, distributors, and manufacturers. Get a look after the jump.
Fairy Tail's Eclipse Celestial Spirits arc anime filler continues with February 28th's episode 222, "Transform!" Significantly raising the excitement, manga author Hiro Mashima has posted a sketch of some very eye-grabbing design from the guild's latest adventure. More after the jump.
Singer/voice actress Maaya Sakamoto will be appearing in both roles for Ghost in the Shell Arise Alternative Architecture. In addition to voicing the lead Motoko Kusanagi in spring's TV edit of the prequel OVA series, she's teamed up with Cornelius for new opening "Anata wo Tamotsu Mono." More after the jump.
The AKB48 Theater in Akihabara has been in business since 2005. They've just celebrated a milestone by admitting their one-millionth customer. Hit the jump to learn more.
Hyperdimension Neptunia Victory II is gearing up for its April 23 launch on PlayStation 4 in Japan, so Compile Heart is here to show off the opening movie. See how the RPG kicks into (nep)gear after the jump.
Call to Cosplay is back for a second season, and they start by hunting the most dangerous game! No, not man, but Rathalos and the other creatures of Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate! Hit the jump for more details on this crossover cosplay showdown!