Following the No.1 debut in its first weekend on March 21-22, it is confirmed that the live-action film adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom manga has already drawn one million moviegoers in Japan by last week. Hit the jump for more details.
The Nico Nico Super Conference 2015 is offering a special Anime Area designed to reproduce aspects of 6 different anime series, including Yowamushi Pedal and Shirobako, with a series of live-action games and challenges. Hit the jump to learn more.
The highly anticipated live-action film adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom manga opened on 313 screens across Japan on March 21. As expected, it easily topped the weekend box office with an astonishing 410,788,100 yen. Hit the jump for more details.
In preparation for the second cour of the Assassination Classroom anime, we've got a look at some additions to the cast along with their respective voice actors. Hit the jump for more.
In anticipation of the upcoming release of the live-action Assassination Classroom movie to Japanese theaters, a new collaboration campaign crosses the tentacle-sporting Koro-sensei with aspects of the Japanese fashion industry. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new 30 second teaser for the Nintendo 3DS Assassination Classroom: Koro-sensei's Great Besiegement video game has been released by Bandai Namco Games. Hit the jump to check it out.
The forecast calls for a lesbian bear storm as FUNimation prepares to introduce this season's Yurikuma Arashi to their "Broadcast Dub" program Mondays at 2:30pm ET beginning this Monday, March 16th. To prepare, they've announced the English dub cast. See who's who after the jump.
The latest 13th volume of Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom was released in Japan on March 4. According to Oricon, it sold about 423,000 copies in its first week, becoming the top-selling manga of the week. Hit the jump for more details.
Japanese fans of Assassination Classroom will now have the opportunity to be quizzed by Koro-sensei thanks to a new Android smart phone app. Hit the jump to see video of the app in action.
A special Assassination Classroom "episode 0," titled "Deai no Jikan" ("Meeting Time"), premiered last November in Japan as a Jump Special Anime Fest event anime (the series' second), and now it's coming to home video in the region. The anime's official website lists the episode as an extra for the first Blu-ray and DVD limited edition releases, due out on March 27. Hit the jump for more.
Preparing for this Wednesday's debut of the winter line-up for their Broadcast Dub program, FUNimation has announced the English cast for Assassination Classroom, which runs along with Death Parade and Tokyo Ghoul √A. See who's who after the jump.