Following the short clips introduced yesterday, Distributor Shochiku's official YouTube channel today also released a three-minute full video report of the world premiere event for the live-action film Tokyo Ghoul, which was held at Anime Expo 2017 on July 3 with a special guest Masataka Kubota, who plays the protagonist Ken Kaneki. Check out how he enjoyed the appearance after the jump!
Fresh off her performance at Anisong World Matsuri in Los Angeles, Mashiro Ayano sat down with Crunchyroll's Miles Thomas to answer some questions. Ayano has experienced a meteoric rise in popularity, especially among anime fans, after her first single was used as the opening theme for Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works. Hit the jump to follow along as the two talk music, food, anime and more!
Distributor Shochiku's official YouTube channel today posted five new TV spots for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Sui Ishida's dark fantasy manga series Tokyo Ghoul, including the one to introduce comments from the U.S. fans filmed at its world premiere screening event at Anime Expo 2017 on July 3. Check out how they felt about the film after the jump.
15 years after Card Captor Sakura came to an end, it returns to the screen at a world premiere in Anime Expo. Adapted by the newest storyline written by CLAMP and with the same leading staff and voice cast returning to reprise their roles in the original, series set to air in 2018 is sure to recapture the hearts of fans of the original. Peter was present for the world premiere of the OVA bridging the two series, Card Captor Sakura: Sakura and The Two Bears. Hit the jump to read more!
A year of waiting and still a half a year to go, Anime Expo attendees were offered a glimpse of the gorgeous world of Violet Evergarden during a world premiere screening of the first episode along with a live performance by True! Peter was present to provide his thoughts on the upcoming Kyoto Animation premiere. Hit the jump to read more!
Months in advance of its broadcast, Studio WIT treated Anime Expo attendees to a sneak peek of the first three episodes of The Ancient Magus Bride. Peter was on site to give you his impressions of the world premiere screening as well as choice thoughts from both Q&A sessions hosted by WIT founder and president George Wada and series director Norihiro Naganuma. Hit the jump to read more!
Finally, the moment everyone has been waiting for -- Crunchyroll’s full panel and event schedule! Read on for details.
Only one more week until Anime Expo 2017 begins! Can you believe it? (Don’t worry. Neither can we.) Continuing from where we left off yesterday with the BIG reveal of the Crunchyroll Foyer, we’re highlighting even more things you’ll find in this brand new event space. Take a look after the jump!
With Little Witch Academia wrapping, what's next for anime Studio Trigger (beyond the recently announced Inferno Cop 2)? Apparently, we'll be finding out next weekend, because the makers of Kill La Kill, Kiznaiver, Space Patrol Luluco and more will be at Anime Expo, and their plans include the announcement of new projects (plural!) More 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!
Here at Crunchyroll, we know that a big part of everyone’s con experience is buying their favorite anime merch. That’s why we’re kicking off our Anime Expo announcements with a sneak peek of what the Crunchyroll booth in the Exhibit Hall will be selling this year! Hit the jump for more info!
Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt and Little Witch Academia mastermind Yoh Yoshinari will be at Anime Expo next weekend, making an appearance for Lab Zero's newest game, the RPG Indivisible. Some teaser art has been posted to stoke the hype. Get a look after the jump.
KADOKAWA Corporation is coming to town for Anime Expo! The company will be making its North American debut with a booth at the event, hosting live announcements and showing world-premiere material. They'll also be welcoming anime creators and selling exclusive merchandise. Hit the jump for all the latest news!
Just had major surgery? No time to rest! Yoshiki is adding another stop to his world tour, scheduling an appearance at Anime Expo to talk about the rock documentary We Are X. The film's team is also sponsoring the World Cosplay Summit US Finals at the event. Hit the jump for more!