At this weekend's Otakon, Viz's announced plans to release the acclaimed Inio Asano's Goodnight Punpun, about the troubled mind of an abstract bird living among humaniy, in 2016 along with Death Note artist Takeshi Obata's art book blanc et noir. More after the jump.
The controversial TV drama adaptation of the Death Note manga series got off to a strong start in Japan on Sunday night. The 90-minute premiere marked the highest rating for the first episode of a TV drama started on Japanese commercial television this year. Hit the jump for more details.
Nihon TV has posted the synopsis of the upcoming live-action TV drama adaptation of the Death Note manga series. Unlike the original story, the protagonist Light Yagami is portrayed as an ordinary university student who is a fan of the idol group Ichigo Berry, and Misa Amane is one of its members. Hit the jump for more.
Crunchyroll officially announced plans to simulcast this summer's live-action Death Note drama. The latest adaptation of Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata's manga kicks off with a 90-minute long first episode on July 8 at 7:30pm Pacific Time. Hit the jump for more.