The Nishi Nippon Shinbun newspaper in Japan recently inserted 4 pages of promotional editorial in collaboration with Ghost In The Shell ARISE in their June 28th issue. The special collaboration editorial was done due to the fact the capital of Japan is set in Fukuoka in 2027 in the ARISE series and has also resulted in a new collaboration website. Plus, watch the preview of BD vol. 3 which contains "border:3 Ghost Tears" that just opened in theaters in Japan!
The actor to play Eren Yeager for the live-action Attack On Titan was announced on April 2nd in Japan. Haruma Miura, who is known as Shota Kazehaya in the live-action Kimi No Todoke movie by anime fans will take on the main character of the mega-hit manga and anime. Miura also voiced Yama in last year's Space Pirate Captain Harlock movie. More after the jump!
UPDATE: With further investigation, it is confirmed that the main actor to star in the film is Haruma Miura, but it is not determined that he will play Eren, nor has it been confirmed that Eren will be in the movie for that matter. Fan speculation still surrounds the original storyline.
Who is excited about the second installment of the Rurouni Kenshin movie? The official Twitter account for the live-action adaptation of Rurouni Kenshin has just posted the new official promotional poster for the upcoming sequel which will premiere on August 1st in Japan. The poster features a standing Takeru Sato as Kenshin in the center and Tatsuya Fujiwara as Makoto Shishio in the background. See the poster after the jump!
It was only recently that the broadcast schedule of the anime version of Recently, My Sister is Unusual became newsworthy due to the fact the content was considered too mature for the 10:30pm timeslot in Japan, so how about the live-action adaptation for the big screen? More after the jump, and fair warning, some of the images may be not safe for work.
A preview of a commercial made in collaboration with Japanese car company Subaru and the live-action Attack on Titan film aired during a morning show in Japan and it included the first look at a live-action Titan! Get the first look at the Titan actor with special make-up after the jump!
The long-awaited live-action adaptation of Kiki's Delivery Service is getting ready for its premiere on March 1st, and the voice actress who will be voicing Kiki's feline partner, Gigi has finally been announced! It's one of the voice actresses from the ever popular K-On! Can you guess who? The image of Kiki and Gigi together was also released and is keeping fan's expectations high in the run up to the premiere. More after the jump!
As previously reported, additional theater dates for Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo were announced for major US cities and for the L.A. screening, there will also be a fun cosplay contest! Hosted by Cherry Jelly Productions, Eleven Arts and FUNimation, the event on Friday night January 17th will not only have many Eva-related prizes for winners, all participants in the cosplay contest will be able to watch the movie for free! More details after the jump!
Popular Japanese duo Yuzu was announced to sing the theme song for the live-action film adaptation of the Silver Spoon manga, according to the official Facebook account. The movie is getting ready for the March 2014 release in Japan. Plus watch the behind-the-scenes footage from the filming after the jump!
The live-action Lupin The Third film has been officially announced on November 27th in Japan for a Summer 2014 release with a cast list. Will the cast meet the high expectations of the fans? Let's look at the cast list after the jump and tell us what you think!