In the three and half hour live program on Saturday night, Japan's national public broadcasting station NHK revealed the results of the online poll "All Gundam Big Voting 40th" in four categories: Series, Characters, Mobile Suits (mechas), and Songs. Check out Japanese fans' picks from Sunrise's long-running Gundam franchise with 40-year history after the jump.
For Children's Day (May 05, 2018), NHK's information program Ohayou Nippon is broadcasting a special episode entitled "Kikikomi Senshi Shuzaider" ("Information Gathering Warrior Shuzaider") which features a tokusatsu hero (voiced by Mamoru Miyano) who banishes the forces of ignorance with his fact-finding and observation skills. Hit the jump to learn more.
Mark your calendars, folks, because Attack on Titan is kicking off a third season of high-flying, giant-slaying action on the NHK network beginning on July 22, 2018, and the series has released a defiant key visual and an action-packed preview video to whet the appetites of the fans. Hit the jump to check them out.
As reported, NHK, Japan's national public broadcasting station has been conducting an online poll titled "All Gundam Big Voting 40th" since March 2. Its interim results for three categories (characters, mobile suits, and songs) were revealed in the special one-hour program "Rekishi Hiwa: Gundam Historia" aired in Japan last night. See the latest results after the jump.
The spirits of well-loved items are out to play in a jazzy new teaser trailer for Tsukumogami Kashimasu ("I'll Lend You a Tsukumogami"), an upcoming TV anime based on the books by Megumi Hatakenaka about an equipment rental store in Edo era Japan that sometimes lends out items that have transformed into yokai. Hit the jump to check it out.
The main cast and staff have been revealed for Tsukumogami Kashimasu ("I'll Lend You a Tsukumogami"), an upcoming TV anime based on the series of books by Megumi Hatakenaka about a tool and equipment rental store in Edo era Japan whose inventory also includes a variety of items that have transformed into supernatural creatures. Hit the jump to learn more.
Will Meisaku become a masterpiece character this year? The third season of the NHK short series may have answers -- and Takuya Eguchi will be joining the cast as a new character! Check out the info after the jump.
A new trailer has been published for Piano no Mori ("Forest of the Piano"), an upcoming TV anime based on the seinen manga by Makoto Isshiki about a young boy who grows up to become a professional pianist after discovering a love for music via an old piano abandoned in the woods. Hit the jump to check it out.
NHK, Japan's national public broadcasting station launched an online poll project titled "All Gundam Big Voting 40th" for the fans of Sunrise's long-running Mobile Suit Gundam franchise to vote for their favorite series, characters, mobile suits, and songs. The franchise started with its first TV series in 1979 and celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. Hit the jump for more details.