A poster visual for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Rerulili's popular vocaloid song sung by Hatsune Miku and GUMI, "Nou Shou Sakuretsu Girl" (Spinal Fluid Explosion Girl), is now online. The song's original PV has been viewed over 3.7 million times on Nico Nico Douga. Check the latest information after the jump.
The official website for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of the popular manga Bakuman., created by Tsugumi Ohba (story) and Takeshi Obata (art), today posted a 30-second first teaser narrated by 60-year-old voice actress Mayumi Tanaka, best known as Monkey D. Luffy in the One Piece anime series. Check the latest clip after the jump.
Kiseiju: Kanketsu-hen/Parasyte: The Final Chapter, the second part of the two-part live-action film adaptations based on Hitoshi Iwaaki's horror action manga, has attracted 1,006,992 moviegoers and earned 1,288,204,400 yen by May 17, in 23 days since its opening on April 25. Hit the jump for more details.
Seven new photos from the upcoming live-action film adaptation of the popular manga Bakuman. created by Tsugumi Ohba (story) and Takeshi Obata (art) are now officially available, including the one featuring the two protagonist visiting the editorial department of Shonen Jump. Check the latest photos after the jump.
It was announced on May 9 that a director's cut edition of Mamoru Oshii's latest live-action feature film The Next Generation -Patlabor- Shuto Kessen will be released in Japan on October 10. The version will have 27-minute footage deleted from the theatrical version. Hit the jump for more details.
The main cast for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Reiko Shimizu's sci-fi mystery manga Himitsu - The Top Secret- is revealed to Japanese media today. Johnny & Associates' 30-year-old actor Toma Ikuta will play the protagonist Tsuyoshi Maki, alongside 25-year-old Masaki Okada as Ikkou Aoki. Hit the jump for more details.
It is confirmed that 30-year-old actor Kenichi Matsuyama to star as the protagonist Hiroshi in the upcoming TV drama adaptation of Yasumi Yoshizawa's classic comedy manga Dokonjo Gaeru (Gutsy Frog). While the original series featured the character whose age was 14, Matsuyama will play the character at the age of 30. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for the live-action film adaptation of the Terra Formars sci-fi action manga series created by Yu Sasuga (story) and Kenichi Tachibana (art) has announced that 39-year-old actor Hideaki Ito to play the protagonist character Shokichi Komachi. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for acclaimed anime director Mamoru Oshii's latest live-action film Tokyo Mukokuseki Shoujo (Tokyo Statelessness Girl) yesterday launched with its first 90-second trailer. Warning: The film is rated "R15+" (for only those 15 and above) in Japan and the trailer contains graphic violence.
Two types of theater ads and a standee of the face of Titan for the upcoming two-part live-action adaptation films based on Hajime Isayama's hugely successful manga series Attack on Titan are revealed. You can take a photo inside of the mouth of the Titan standee. Check the details after the jump.
Four-member Japanese rock band Bump of Chicken released their double A-side 24th single "Hello, world!/Colony" on April 22. The former is the OP song for the ongoing TV anime Blood Blockade Battlefront, while the latter is used as the theme song for the live-action film Parasyte: The Final Chapter. Check the PVs after the jump.
The official website for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Momoko Kouda's Heroine Shikkaku (No Longer Heroine) shoujo manga has updated with a main visual featuring the three main cast with a 30-second teaser. Check the latest information after the jump.
To promote the live-action series The Next Generation Patlabor, the "Deck Up" events featuring a life-size AV-98 Ingram, which was actually used in the episodes, have been held around Japan since last year. The latest one was held yesterday in Shinjuku Moa 4th Street for the first time. Check the video report by MAiDiGi TV after the jump.
Distributor Toho today posted four new CMs for Kiseiju: Kanketsu-hen/Parasyte: The Final Chapter, the second part of the two-part live-action film adaptations based on Hitoshi Iwaaki's horror action manga Parasyte. Check the latest clips after the jump.