At the end of last month FUNImation rolled out some cast additions for Hetalia: The Beautiful World along with a new dub trailer. Now that we've learned who's playing some of the new countries, it's time to find out who will be providing voices for the genderbent Nyotalia OVAs after the jump.
FUNimation made a quick cast announcement for some of the new characters making their way to Hetalia: The Beautiful World. The next collection is set to arrive on DVD July 22, and you can see a new dub trailer and the updated cast list after the jump.
At this weekend's Sakuracon in Seattle, FUNimation announced release plans for Fairy Tail, Hetalia, Ben-To! and A Certain Scientific Railgun S, with dub casts for the latter too. Check out the details after the jump.
April 21st is a shared birthday for two voice actors, Katsuyuki Konishi and Hiro Shimono! Konishi visited the US a few times and some of you may have met him at conventions. Shimono is famous for his love of Karaage, Japanese fried chicken, other than his acting. Come celebrate their birthdays after the jump!
A new Hetalia: Axis Powers app has been released by Frontier Works Inc. on March 1st in Japan. This free app can tell you which Hetalia character's personality you closely resemble. Details after the jump!
FUNimation has announced that Hetalia: The Beautiful World, the statecraft spoof's fifth outing, will be joining their winter streaming lineup. The series kicks of on January 25th, with FUNimation saying that they'll be debuting it at the end of the month. Check out the preview after the jump.
While manga publisher and former anime distributor Tokyopop closed its LA office in 2011, the enterprise was never entirely shuttered. In the intervening years, they've made some waves with print on demand offerings of titles like Hetalia. And, now, they've relaunched their website, with a pretty qualified plan for reentry into the book business. Get the details after the jump.
Statecraft spoof anime Hetalia is returning this month for a fifth outing, with "The Beautiful World" slated to hit hetalia.com on January 25th. Get an early look after the jump.
Statecraft spoof anime Hetalia now has a scheduled return date. The fifth outing, "The Beautiful World" will hit hetalia.com on January 25th. More after the jump.
The extremely popular history-based multi-media title signs up for its 5th anime season. Proof after the break.
Looking for a cake to celebrate your favorite character's birthday? Japanese otaku have discovered that the place to go is Torte Homemade Sweets in Gunma Prefecture. The pastry shop in the city of Takasaki advertises its ability to do character cakes and even does mail order. Get a look at their work after the jump.
Yesterday, Japanese art community Pixiv took a break from declaring Kuroko's Basketball fanart the greatest thing ever and voted a number of tributes to American Independence Day into its daily top illustration rankings. Well, really, all those vote-getters were actually "Happy Birthday Meri-tan 2012" Hetalia pictures. Get a look at the selections after the jump.
Kotobukiya has scheduled the next two releases in its line of Hetalia mochi rice cake inspired pillows, featuring the comedy's anthropomorphic countries' faces and catch phrases. Following the recently produced America ("it's ok!!") and Italy ("pasta <3"), England ("rubbish") and Canada ("eh!") are due in July. Get a look after the jump.