Shueisha today opened the official website for the upcoming "Jump Special Anime Festa 2016" event to be held in Tokyo (November 27) and four cities (five locations/December 4). It is confirmed that a newly-produced original anime episode of My Hero Academia is planned to be screened at the events. Hit the jump for more details.
If you haven't been following Show by Rock!! Short!!, the short-form follow-up to 2015's fantasy / music TV anime Show by Rock!!, there's now an official digest video to help you catch up on what you've been missing. Hit the jump to check it out.
Preparing for the upcoming second season, the official website for the TV anime adaptation of Kohei Horikoshi's hero action shonen mange series Boku no Hero Academia/My Hero Academia today released a seven-minute special PV narrated by Daiki Yamashita as Izuku Midoriya/Deku to introduce the anime's world setting, story premise and characters. Check the clip after the jump!
Brandon looks at the visceral power of animation through the lens of Mob Psycho 100's premiere. Why is this aspect of the anime so noteworthy? Hit the jump to read more!
The 1st cour of Bungo Stray Dogs may have concluded, but the battle with the Guild has just begun, and the official website has published a key visual for the 2nd cour that focuses on this new group of literary antagonists. Hit the jump to learn more.
Toho's official anime YouTube channel has posted a 13-minute preview video to introduce the 35 tunes from the original soundtrack album of the ongoing Boku no Hero Academia/My Hero Academia TV anime. The music are composed by Yuki Hayashi, who previously worked on Gundam Build Fighters and Haikyu!! Check the preview after the jump!
Voice actor Takahiro Sakurai is joining the cast of Bungo Stray Dogs, the TV anime adaptation of the action manga written by Kafka Asagiri and illustrated by Sango Harukawa that re-envisions literary figures as super-powered detectives and criminals. Hit the jump to learn more.
A recent industry panel held by Japanese animation studio BONES at the Machi Asobi Vol. 16 convention in Tokushima gave a peak behind the curtain at the sort of pace expected for the production of high-profile anime TV series such as My Hero Academia and Bungo Stray Dogs. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new preview video for My Hero Academia depicting the fateful encounter between aspiring hero wannabe Izuku Midoriya and his childhood idol, the superhero All Might, is now available online. Hit the jump to fight for justice.
According to the latest Oricon report, the 432-yen regular edition of the latest 7th volume of Kohei Horikoshi's hero action shonen mange series Boku no Hero Academia/My Hero Academia, released on February 4, takes the first place in its weekly manga sales chart for the week of February 1-7 with 149,444 copies. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Kohei Horikoshi's Boku no Hero Academia/My Hero Academia manga has posted a four-minute preview for the drama CD episode which will be bundled with the limited edition of the manga's 7th volume. Check how the anime VAs plays their characters after the jump!
Tokyo-based cosplay costume/goods company ACOS, which has 13 stores across Japan, has started accepting pre-orders for the male and female school uniforms of U.A. High School from Kohei Horikoshi's action shonen manga series Boku no Hero Academia/My Hero Academia, for April 21 releases. Check the details after the jump!