It's a good time to be a fan of Buronson and Tetsuo Hara's Mad Max meets Bruce Lee post-apocalyptic martial arts manga Fist of the North Star, as long as you don't take it too seriously. Fall's anime adaptation of Yushi Kawata and Imouto Yukito's Fist of the North Star Ichigo Aji will be joined a follow-up of Akitaro Daichi's 2013 adaptation Kajo's DD Fist of the North Star superderformed send-up.
A couple days ago we posted about Junichi Suwabe joining the cast of parody anime Strawberry-Flavored Fist of the North Star (Hokuto no Ken: Ichigo Aji) as Shu. The latest update on the official website has Kishō Taniyama (Jean in Attack on Titan) playing Yuda, born under the destiny of the "Star of Enchantment or Beauty" and traitor of the Nanto Rokusei Ken. Hit the jump for more.
Parody anime Strawberry-Flavored Fist of the North Star has begun announcing the voice actors for its principal cast, and the newest announcement is that Junichi Suwabe will play Shu. Hit the jump to learn more.
The cast of Fist of the North Star are touring Japan in the form of a new line of rubber straps with imagery designed to express the spirit of different regions. Hit the jump to see Kenshiro obliterate a castella with the Hokuto 100 Crack Fist technique.
The cover of the September issue of Monthly Comic Zenon, out in Japan July 25th, promotes an excerpt from the interview with author Tsukasa Hojo, set to be published with the City Hunter XYZ omnibus edition/OVA. Along with this is a follow-up on the previous issue's Fist of the North Star Ichigo Aji announcement with a preview of the character designs.
Your iPhone case may be tough, but it is it tough enough to defeat the deadly art of assassination that is the Divine Fist of the North Star? If not, Holy Emperor Souther may have the product for you. Hit the jump to check out this silly ad featuring Strawberry-Flavored Fist of the North Star and Softbank Selection.
Proper spelling is important to Holy Emperor Souther, as indicated by a series of humorous "404 page not found" redirect URLS for the official website of the upcoming TV parody anime, Strawberry-Flavored Fist of the North Star. Hit the jump to learn more.
A purported early look at the cover of the August issue of manga magazine Comic Zenon, out June 25th, is listing a TV anime adaptation of Fist of the North Star Ichigo Aji (Taste of Strawberry), Yushi Kawata and Imouto Yukito's parody of Buronson and Tetsuo Hara's post-apocalyptic martial arts epic. More after the jump.
On a recent appearance on Nakai no Mado, a Japanese variety show, manga artist Tetsuo Hara explained the origin of the nonsense phrases "hidebu!" and "adeshi!" which various goons scream before they explode in the landmark manga and anime Fist of the North Star. Hit the jump to be already dead.
You don't become a post-apocalyptic dictator without knowing a few things about the facts of life. In fact, your advice might even be considered...strawberry flavored? Hit the jump to learn about a whacky collaboration between a Fist of the North Star spin-off and a pair of Japanese maternity / parenting magazines.
Everyone wants to get faster and stronger and cooler, right!? And what better way to go about it than by training like your favorite shonen action heroes? Shane's taken the liberty of trying out five memorable ways of powering up all by himself, so hit the jump to see what sorts of life-changing discoveries he made!
Last month, Bandai Namco began the preparation for this summer's North America and European PS3/PS4/Vita release of J-Stars Victory VS+ . A second batch of English previews has now been posted with Bleach's Ichigo vs Aizen, Fist of the North Star's Kenshiro vs Sakigate!! Otokojuku Momotaro Tsurugi and Gintama's Gintoki vs Assassination Classroom's Koro-sensei. Get a look after the jump.
Where's Kenshiro when you need him? Tsume SA, a European company that creates high quality officially licensed resin statues, is releasing a limited run of statues featuring Raoh, the chief antagonist of Fist of the North Star. Hit the jump to learn more.
GungHo Online Entertainment announced another collaboration on the way for its popular Puzzle & Dragons game. This time it's the post-apocalyptic world of Fist of the North Star, which is gearing up for an A-TA-TA-TA-TA-worthy crossover with the puzzler. More after the jump.