TV and film actress Suzu Hirose recently wowed her Twitter followers with a photo of herself cosplaying as L, the eccentric genius with a penchant for sweets from the Death Note series of manga, anime, and films. Hit the jump to check it out.
A new message from the official Twitter account of High School Fleet, a 2016 TV anime with direction by Yuu Nobuta and animation by Production IMS, has set fans to speculating that even more adventures for the Blue Mermaids might be on the way. Hit the jump to learn more.
84 year old actor Tatsuya Nakadai - whose decades-spanning career includes credits working alongside such Japanese film luminaries as Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Gosha, and Kon Ichikawa - recently started up a Twitter account in an effort to promote his new film, Umibe no Lear ("Lear by the Seashore"). Hit the jump to learn more.
Manga author Namori (YuruYuri, Ohmuroke) recently offered up a Christmas gift to her fans on Twitter with an original piece of artwork featuring student council members Chitose Ikeda and Ayano Sugiura dressed in seasonal outfits as Santa's elves. Hit the jump to check it out.
Just in time for the holidays, voice actress / singer Ibuki Kido (Chisame Nakano in BAKUON!!, Shiki Magata in The Perfect Insider) has joined the age of social media with an official account on Twitter. Hit the jump to learn more.
Hirata Productions, the voice talent company managed by voice actor Hiroki Hirata, is causing a stir on Twitter with a post that hints that more Tiger & Bunny may be on the way. Hit the jump to learn more.
Manga author Kia Asamiya recently confirmed on Twitter that his science fiction / supernatural shōnen manga Silent Möbius is being adapted into a stage play. Hit the jump to learn more.
Japanese Dragon Ball Z fans now have another reason to post pictures of their food on Twitter and Instagram, because a new promotional campaign combines the power of Toshiba's VEGETA brand of refrigerators with that of Akira Toriyama's surly Super Saiyan, Vegeta. Hit the jump to learn more.
Voice actress singer Nao Tōyama (Kongō in KanColle, Karen Kujō in KINMOZA) has joined the Social Media Age with an official Twitter account. Hit the jump to learn more.
Silver Link, the studio responsible for animating shows such as Non Non Biyori and Tanaka-kun is Always Listless, is gearing up to celebrate its 10th anniversary, and Silver Link producer / representative Hayato Kaneko is teasing the announcement of an original anime production on Twitter. Hit the jump to learn more.
Author / screenwriter / Twitter afficiando Gen Urobuchi recently took to social media to tease his legions of fans with the promise of a new project announcement that will be unveiled on August 19. 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
Only one will emerge victorious when voice actress Aya Uchida attempts to split a watermelon with a stick in a round of suikawari. Who will triumph in the end? Hit the jump to find out.
Veteran manga artist / character designer / animator Yoshiyuki Sadamoto took to Twitter recently to share a new spin on an old favorite: Nadia, the heroine of the landmark 1990 - 1991 anime TV series Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water. Hit the jump to check it out.