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    Friday August 21, 2015
  • Sentai Filmworks Adds "Gatchaman Crowds Insight"

    Details on home video release to follow later

    Sentai Filmworks announced its license of Gatchaman Crowds Insight, the follow-up that's currently available through select digital outlets. Sentai will also be releasing the series on home video, with details to follow at a later date. Read on for more.

  • Wednesday January 29, 2014
  • "Gatchaman Crowds" Movie Being Considered - UPDATED

    Possibility mentioned along with announcement of Tatsunoko sale

    Nippon Television Network Corporation has announced the acquisition of  54.3% of anime production company Tatsunoko, the people behind classics such as Speed Racer and Time Bokan, from Takara Tomy, who will continue to hold a 20% stake in the company. The announcement mentioned that the possibility of a Gatchaman Crowds movie is being explored. More after the jump.

  • Friday November 8, 2013
  • MMO "Cronous" Features "Gatchaman Crowds" Promotion

    Drop allows character to turn into Hajime

    MMO game Cronous is raising its level cap. To promote this, there's an XP bonus, and to really hype things, a Gatchaman Crowds promotion. Through December 12th, special Crowds themed item drops will give player bonuses, including the ability to transform their avatar into Hajime Ichinose. A later phase will players to become the Gatchaman form of Sugane Tachibana. Get a look after the jump.

  • Tuesday November 5, 2013
  • VIDEO: A Look Behind the Scenes of "Gatchman" Cosplay

    Watch what happens behind the scenes within 48 hours of making and launching 5 seperate Gatchaman Cosplays

    A new video takes you behind the scenes within 48 hours of making and launching five seperate Gatchaman (classic rather than Crowds) Cosplays. Watch the team suit up wiith Dan Louie as Ryu the Owl, Yuto Akaboshi as Eagle Ken, Aaron Ng as Jinpei the Swallow, Jesse Yu as Joe the Condor and Linda Le as Jun The Swan after the jump.

  • Monday November 4, 2013
  • Home Town of "Gatchaman Crowds" Celebrates Anime

    Tachikawa celebrates appearance in Crowds and inspiration for Raildex's Academy City

    Since 2011, Tachikawa, located in western Tokyo Metropolis, has been celebrating its status as the "City of Anime." Generally this means that its Autumn Rakuichi notes its status as the inspiration for the setting of A Certain Magical Index/Scientific Railgun, but this year, the “Certain Municipality’s Area Promotion” got to double up with an appreciation for Gatchaman Crowds, which likewise set its action in the city. More after the jump.

  • Saturday October 26, 2013
  • Second Season of "Gatchaman Crowds" Confirmed

    Staff, schedule and other information are expected at a later date

    So far there's just an announcement and a small Berg Katze teaser on NTV's website, but a second season of unique superhero anime Gatchaman Crowds has been confirmed with the title "Gatchaman Crowds Second." More after the jump.

  • Tuesday July 9, 2013
  • Crunchyroll Adds "Gatchaman Crowds" to Summer Anime Lineup

    Series to kick off on Friday, July 12 at 11:30am Pacific

    The latest addition to Crunchyroll's summer anime lineup is swooping in to save us all with its spiritual powers! Gatchaman Crowds is set to kick off on Friday, July 12 at 11:30am Pacific for premium members, with free members able to watch episodes one week after their initial broadcast. Read on for more!

  • Wednesday June 26, 2013

    Get ready for the one that started it all as Sentai Filmworks brings Gatchaman to the U.S. in high definition!  All 105 episodes of the original TV series plus the three episode OVA series will be released in both DVD & BD versions.  This classic action series is directed by Hisayuki Toriumi (Area 88) and features character designs by Tatsuo Yoshida (Hurricane Polymar) with sound direction by Shigeharu Shiba (Sorcerer Hunters) and music by Bob Sakuma.

  • Thursday June 20, 2013
  • VIDEO: Live Action "Gatchaman" Film Full Trailer Shows Hyper Battles & Mech Action

    The anime company Tatsunoko Production's 50th anniversary film

    Following the 30 seconds teaser in April, the official website for the up-coming live action Gatchaman film finally posted a one minute 33 seconds full trailer today. Check the updated battle of the science ninja team after the jump!

  • Friday June 14, 2013
  • Aya Hirano, Mamoru Miyano Join "Gatchaman Crowds" Cast

    Classic Tatsunoko hero-voice Katsuji Mori plays the series' elder statesman

    Joining the previously announced Maaya Uchida, a remarkably fun voice cast has been assembled for Gatchaman Crowds. Maybe mollifying some of the traditionalists, classic Tatsunoko hero-voice Katsuji Mori plays the series' elder statesman, while the ever popular Mamoru Miyano  is the classic villain Berg Katze, and Haruhi herself, Aya Hirano plays the series' sexiest character. See who's who after the jump.

  • Sunday June 9, 2013
  • "Gatcahman Crowds" Visual and Character Designs

    A familiar character joins a lot of unfamiliar ones

    Gatchaman Crowds seems to have a lot of element that could make it quite the interesting anime. The sci-fi series will deal with a new Japanese metropolis and an intergalactic social network along with distinctive visual style from  Tsuritama's Kenji Nakamura and original character designer Kinako. At the same time, we're now seeing that the summer anime is directly referencing the familiar Gatchaman, which makes the radical departure more disconcerting for traditionalist.