In advance of her highly anticipated appearance, Toei Animation's official YouTube channel today posted a three-minute new PV for the ongoing 13th PreCure TV series Mahou Tsukai PreCure!/Maho Girls PreCure!, introducing its new version OP song and the new PreCure girl Cure Felice voiced by Saori Hayami. Check the clip after the jump!
Looks like those rumors of a live-action taken on alt-history, sci-fi, action-comedy Gintama have proven to be correct. Not just that an adaptation of Hideaki Sorachi's manga was in development, but also that Shun Oguri (star of live-action adaptations of TerraFormars, Lupin III, Crows and Hana Yuri Dango) will lead as curly haired samura Gintoki Sakata. More after the jump.
It is officially announced today that a stage play adaptation of Kiri Wazawa's comedy web manga series Fukigen na Mononokean/The Morose Mononokean is scheduled to perform at Akasaka RED/Theater in Tokyo 12 times from September 6 to 11. Check the announced four main cast after the jump.
North American retailer/distributor Right Stuf has sent out an "Cross Your Fingers, Hold Your Breath, And Make A Wish?" promo e-mail with "what would be your ultimate license announcement?," asking for feedback on Facebook and Twitter and suggesting that they might be rescuing one of the great, lost licenses. Like, maybe that the 2004 TV anime from the director of Perfect Blue and Paprika.
Following his partner Kotetsu T. Kaburagi revealed last month, a 15cm figure of Barnaby Brooks Jr. from the Tiger & Bunny franchise is announced to join Megahouse's Palmate Extra Line as its second item. The anime franchise celebrates its fifth anniversary this year. Check the details after the jump.
The second stage play adaptation of KOEI Tecmo's popular hack and slash video game series Sengoku Musou/Samurai Warriors, titled "Shikoku Ensei no Sho (Chapter: Shikoku Expedition)," started its six-day run at AiiA 2.5 Theater Tokyo yesterday, June 29. Check the photos and videos from the newest stage after the jump!
The official website of the upcoming TV anime TRICKSTER has announced its two additional voice cast: Ibuki Kido as 14-year-old only female member of the Boys Detective Club, Makoto Noro, and Azusa Tadokoro as 30-year-old female officer of The Public Security Division of Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department, Nao Nakamura. Check their visuals after the jump.
Two-member Japanese vocal unit The Super Ball will make their major debut from Tokuma Japan with their first single "Tomodachi Meter," the OP theme for the upcoming TV anime Fukigen na Mononokean/The Morose Mononokean. Their record company has posted a short version music video of the song on its official YouTube channel.
You guys asked and now Crunchyroll is delivering..... a second helping of Food Wars! The Second Plate! Read on for all the details!
It looks like a heroine from western animation will soon inspire one of Good Smile Company's super deformed Nendoroid figures as a cut out teased today is pretty much unmistakably Korra of The Legend of.... fame! Check it out after the jump.
Plans have been announced for aiko to sing the theme song for fall's theatrical anime adaptation of Yoshitoki Ōima's acclaimed A Silent Voice (aka Koe no Katachi). aiko last peformed an anime theme in 2005's Arashi no Yoru ni (Stormy Night). More after the jump.
The spring run of Mysterious Joker has concluded with the news that the third season will be re-run this summer, leading into a fourth season, debuting in October. The anime's latest visual has been published with character art for immortality pursuing antagonist Doctor Neo. The anime by Yukiyo Teramoto and Dai Sato adapts Hideyasu Takahashi's manga from Corocoro.
Preparing for the supernatural martial arts series' July 4th debut, Taboo Tattoo has introduced two members of its support cast. Veterman voice actor Sho Hayami (Macross' Maximilian Jenius, Transformers' Ultra Manus, Is The Order a Rabbit's Chino's Dad), is the mysterious Wiseman while Tessho Genda (Sengoku Basara's Shingen Takeda, Transformers' Convoy/Optimus Prime) is American patriot Colonel Sanders.
A series of photos from this week's Content Tokyo 2016 tradeshow have revealed a display for Etotama Kids, a spin-off of spring 2015's 2D/3D hybrid zodiac girl TV anime, which featured feature 2D "adult" characters designed by Akio Watanabe (Monogatari series) with accompanying animation produced by Encourage Films and directed by its president and chibi or "pretty" designs byQP: flapper in 3D battles from VFX company Shirogumi.
Part mozarella stick, part pizza roll, and part gyoza, this Frankenstein's monster of the traditional seared and steamed snack was created by a child's imagination and crafted by a chef's skill. This versatile, savory dish is suprisingly easy to make and not to hard on wallet! Learn our cheesy secrets, after the jump!