Thanks to the new Anime Sols streaming site, the classic anime series Yatterman and its 2008 reboot are finally available to English language viewers! To help celebrate, guest writer Kara Dennison provides an overview of the series’ colorful and crazy heroes, villains, and their place in anime history. Shout “YATTA!” and Read on!
A new platform for streaming anime and crowdfunding aims to take the best aspects of Kickstarter and sites like Crunchyroll in order to allow anime fans the chance to directly support their favorite shows in different ways. Hit the jump for all of the details on Anime Sols, set to launch in 2013, the forthcoming streaming portal with a twist. Updated with further info about Anime Sols.
Discotek Media just made another licensing announcement via Facebook, and this time it's a live-action film. They'll be bringing Takashi Miike's Yatterman film to home video in 2013. Read on for more!
Junpei Takiguchi leaves behind quite the legacy, with legendary roles throughout anime, including that of Yatterman's Dokurobei, leader of the villainous Dorombo Gang. He passed away on August 29 at the age of 80. More after the jump.