The Hanshin Tigers, a Japanese professional baseball team, are teaming up with post-apocalyptic martial arts manga / TV anime Fist of the North Star for a special collaboration that will include original artwork, character goods, and a special guest appearance by voice actor Shigeru Chiba, who narrates (and plays several characters in) Fist of the North Star. Hit the jump to you wa shock.
In this week's "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog", we walk slowly through the post-apocalyptic wasteland while pondering what makes Fist of the North Star the grand-daddy of all ultra-violent shōnen action anime. Hit the jump to "hidebuuuuu".
After being remodeled to service the Hokkaido Shinkansen, a bullet-train operated by the Hokkaido Railway Company, the newly renamed Shin-Hakodate-Hokuto Station in Hokuto City, Hokkaido, Japan, will be unveiling a pun-based collaboration with the ultra-violent, post-apocalyptic manga and TV anime, Fist of the North Star, in the form of a bronze statue. Hit the jump to learn more.
Break out the gourmet microwave popcorn! Crunchyroll has just delivered one heck of a classic anime double feature with the addition of Fist of the North Star: The Movie and Jin Roh!
A new collaboration is under way in Puzzle & Dragons, and this one features the return of Kenshiro and rest of the post-apocalyptic gang from Fist of the North Star. The event—which includes a new themed dungeon, new TAMADRAs based on Kenshiro, Yuria, and Toki, and more—runs from now until December 6. Read on for more.
To drum up interest in the 2019 Rugby World Cup, which is being hosted by Japan, the cast of Fist of the North Star: Strawberry Flavor engage in the "Ultimate Rugby Battle" in order to make rugby exciting. Hit the jump to check out the video.
With this week's launch of the anime adaptation of Yushi Kawata and Imouto Yukito's Fist of the North Star Ichigo Aji (Strawberry-Flavored Fist of the North Star) and the follow-up to Akitaro Daichi's 2013 adaptation of Kajo's DD Fist of the North Star superderformed send-up of the post-apocalyptic martial arts epic, home manga magazine Comic Zenon and broadcaster TV Tokyo have posted additional previews. Get a look after the jump.
The new fall anime announcements at Crunchyroll get a comedic martial arts upgrade courtesy of Kenshiro and the gang as DD Fist of the North Star II and Fist of the North Star: Strawberry Flavor begin streaming today! Read on for full info!
Starting October 6th on TV Tokyo a new anime adaptation of Yushi Kawata and Imouto Yukito's Fist of the North Star Ichigo Aji (Strawberry-Flavored Fist of the North Star) will be joined by a follow-up of Akitaro Daichi's 2013 adaptation Kajo's DD Fist of the North Star superderformed send-up of the post-apocalyptic martial arts epic. Check out a promo for the pair after the jump.
Manga and anime are full of pulse-pounding climactic battles, but what is it that makes a Last Boss Fight truly memorable? What makes the best ones tick? Shane takes a minute today to take a crack at figuring it out. Hit the jump to read more about some of his favorites!
The final member of the main cast of upcoming parody anime Strawberry-Flavored Fist of the North Star has been announced: Lin, the young girl protected by Kenshiro, will be played by male voice actor Shouta Aoi. Hit the jump to learn more.
This fall's Mankyu (Donyatsu, Tono to Issho) directed adaptation of Yushi Kawata and Imouto Yukito's spoof Fist of the North Star Ichigo Aji (Strawberry-Flavored Fist of the North Star) has found its love interest with Yūko Minaguchi, also voicing Videl in Dragon Ball Super, set to voice the role of Kenshiro's fiancee and descendant of the Rightful Nanto Bloodline, Yuria. More after the jump.