Manga author Yuuki Yogo recently got a bit of a bump in prominence when he illustrated Berserker Hijikata Toshizou for hit mobile RPG Fate/Grand Order's Fate/GUDAGUDA Meiji Ishin event. With the extra attention he revisited an idea that he previous played with, posted an updated edition of his Japanese take on American comics' Avengers super-hero team.
The G.E.M. series of figures for a female audience from Bandai's Megahouse has lanched pre-orders for a Yuri!!! On Ice statue of Victor Nikiforov based on his appearance in the anime's opening. Voice actor Junichi Suwabe introduces the 1/8 scale, 21cm skater, which sells for 10,800yn ahead of an October release. Get a look after the jump.
Last year, an Anniversary of a Miracle - Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion event at the Maihama Amphitheater in Chiba celebrated the 10th anniversary of Geass' October 5, 2006 debut. This revealed plans for a three movie Comprehensive Theatrical Version, debuting in January 2017 with re-recorded dialog and new cuts of animation and a “Code Geass Lelouch of the Resurrection." Check out the latest preview after the jump.
April 30th's One Piece episode 786, "Totto Land! Emperor Big Mom Appears!" introduces the pirate action series' latest Big Bad in style with Mami Koyama singing image song "Bloody Party" (composed by the series' Kohei Tanaka). Toei has published a look at this along with news that it, and the arc's other music, will be collected in a Big Mom's Concert 0 Welcome to Whole Cake Island CD on July 19th.
Two more cast members have been announced for Kakegurui, an upcoming TV anime based on the high stakes high school gambling manga written by Homura Kawamoto and illustrated by Toru Naomura. Hit the jump to learn more.
Sad news for folks who want to reenact the death-defying games from Kaiji, a high stakes gambling manga and anime by Nobuyuki Fukamoto: Solid Sphere, the developer of the Kaiji: Steel Beam Crossing of Despair simulation for PlayStation VR, has announced that they have pushed back the release date of the game until July of 2017. Hit the jump to learn more.
Being a shadowy criminal offender isn't all its cracked up to be in a new spin-off gag manga based on Gosho Aoyama's long-running manga and anime series, Detective Conan (known in English as Case Closed). Hit the jump to learn more.
Comedy series Yuyushiki has a Data Processing Club event with Rumi Ōkubo, Minami Tsuda, Megumi Han, Ai Kayano, and Mana Shimizu scheduled for May 7th at Tokyo's Yomiuri Hall. While a countdown has featured a look at the event merchandise, manga autthor Komata Mikami hit Twitter to share tributes to Hunter x Hunter's Machi and the ladies of Fate/stay night. Get a look after the jump.
Funimation is ready to introduce KADO: The Right Answer and Seven Mortal Sins to their spring 2017 SimulDub line-up on April 30th at 9:00pm and 10:30pm ET respectively. Preparing for this, they have announced English dub casts for the two anime. See who's who after the jump.
Sailor Moon fans, rejoice! It seems like every week after the next there's a new Sailor Moon accessory, and this week is no different. Hit the jump to take a look!
Happy 50th birthday to Evangelion's Gendo Ikari. We have something special to celebrate. On May 10th, manga, comic and art book publisher Dark Horse will be releasing their English edition of Neon Genesis Evangelion: Legend Of The Piko Piko Middle School Students, an Eva meets video game comedy from Yushi Kawata (Fist of the North Star: Taste Of Strawberry) and Yukito. Check out the preview after the jump.
PlayStation Plus members in North America will get a chance to kick off next week with a sample of Guilty Gear Xrd REV 2 on PS4. Aksys Games and Arc System Works announced plans to release a free demo on May 1, which is almost a full month before the new version launches in the region. Read on for more.
It’s finally time for Tsukigakirei’s class trip episode to Kyoto, meaning not only some major romantic development between our two protagonists, but also a lot of new and interesting real-world locations for Wilhelm to explore. See how the anime's locations stack up to their real-world counterparts, right after the jump!
Krista Lenz and Ymir took the focus in this week's Attack on Titan episode, 30, "Historia." To go with this, animator Takaaki Chiba celebrated Yumikuri pairing with tribute art. Get a look after the jump.
As the title suggests, this week's Dragon Ball Super episode 88, "Gohan and Piccolo - Teacher and Pupil Clash in Max Training!" focuses on, well, Piccolo and Gohan. And, as Goku get closer to finalizing his team for the Tournament of Power, a new promo has spotlighted Universe 7's 10 mightiest warriors. Get a look after the jump.