Following the previously-reported Maika Yamamoto as Kaede Kayano, the official Twitter account for the upcoming live-action film Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom has posted four more cast photos for Taiga Okajima, Ryunosuke Chiba, Hinata Okano, and Yuuma Isogai. Check them after the jump.
Following the previous two by Hirohiko Araki (Jojo's Bizarre Adventure) and Akira Amano (Katekyo Hitman Reborn!), Shonen Jump's new project site named Shonen Jump + today posted the third image featuring Dragon Ball's Son Goku by Akira Toriyama and One Piece's Monkey D. Luffy. What can we expect from this? Check the details after the jump.
The official site for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Daisuke Ashihara's sci-fi action manga World Trigger yesterday revealed its main staff. 54-year-old Mitsuru Hongo, who is best known as the first director (1992-1996) for the Crayon Shin-chan TV anime series, serves as the series director. Check the latest information after the jump.
In this Monday's September 8th Weekly Shonen Jump, Viz has launched its "Jump Start" program, in which the opening three chapters of new series from the Japanese Shonen Jump will be simultaneously published in the English version. The initiative starts with martial arts manga Judos. More after the jump.
As reported, the official Twitter account for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom manga, has been posting the photos from the set. The latest one posted today on September 8 introduces Maika Yamamoto as Kaede Kayano for the first time. Check it out after the jump.
The shooting for the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom manga has begun on August 31 for a two-month schedule. The film's official Twitter account has been posting the photos from the set, including Kunugigaoka Academy's uniforms. Check them after the jump.
Following the recent completion of Jojo's Bizarre Adventure III: Stardust Crusaders on digital platforms, Viz has run a two chapter preview of Part I: Phantom Blood in the September 1st issue of their English language Weekly Shonen Jump. More after the jump.
September is shaping up to be a lively month for Shonen Jump's schedule. Kuroko's Basketball is confirmed to be gone as of September 1st's issue 40. Nurarihyon no Mago author Hiroshi Shiibashi's 2014 Illegal Rare looks like it could be leaving in the following issue. Meanwhile Hunter x Hunter's hiatus is extended at least through issue 41. More after the jump.
It is officially confirmed today on August 27 that 21-year-old Ryosuke Yamada, a member of Johnny & Associates' boys idol group Hey! Say! JUMP, will play Nagisa Shiota in the upcoming live-action film adaptation of Yusei Matsui's Ansatsu Kyoushitsu/Assassination Classroom manga. Check the cast list (Korosensei not included) after the jump.
Following the previously announced eight, TV Asahi's official page for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Daisuke Ashihara's sci-fi action manga World Trigger today revealed five more voice cast: Kana Hanazawa, Tomoaki Maeno, Keiji Fujiwara, Takeshi Kusao, and Masakazu Morita. Hit the jump for more details.
Viz has announced that, starting in the September 8, 2014 issue, when a new series starts in Japan, they are going to include the first three chapters in their English version of Weekly Shonen Jump. More after the jump.