Anime Consortium Japan, the parent company of the Daisuki streaming portal has announced that a new group of investors has invested in the venture. Hit the jump for the details.
Following the officvial release of the hotly anticipated mobile game, the opening for the Fate/Grand Order game has been posted online along with a new trailer showcasing the gameplay mechanics for the RPG. Hit the jump for the videos.
During the New York premiere for the forthcoming "Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation" Tom Cruise was recently interviewed by MTV News for the film when the subject of the actor's most recent film in Edge of Tomorrow came up. Hit the jump to see what the actor had to say on the possibility of a sequel
NASA has been riding a wave of international publicity owing to the success of its New Horizons mission, which culminated in the first high-resolution images of Pluto and its sibling moons in the last week and a half. Now, the space agency is naming the various regions of Pluto and Charon based on suggestions it previously solicited from around the world, with a strong nerd/geek slant. Hit the jump for an example.
Sad news for Nintendo fans, as the company has confirmed in a short statement that CEO Satoru Iwata suddenly passed away over the weekend. Hit the jump for details.
Udon Entertainment may be best known for video game artbooks and comics based on licensed video game properties, but the publisher takes its boldest step yet by pushing further into into manga publishing, with a huge classic manga announcement. Hit the jump for details.
Akira Hiramoto's Me And The Devil Blues gets a new volume released in Japan today after an eight-year hiatus that picks up where the last volume left off. Hit the jump for the details.
RightStuf's anime publishing arm had its own panel at Anime Expo and did not disappoint as it announced Utena and Gundam on Blu-Ray, more Gundam series and new licenses, including Big Windup Season 2. Hit the jump for details.
FUNimation's Anime Expo panel served mainly as a rundown of this year's home video releases, but that doesn't mean that it didn't have any surprises, as the publisher announced more news involving Free! Eternal Summer and its involvement in a new anime project known as Dimension W. Hit the jump for the details.
Two former NIS America staffers launch a Kicksttarter for their first game, with heavy influence from the games they once helped to publish in Undead Darlings ~no cure for love~. Hit the jump for details
The official site for Classroom☆Crisis has been updated once again with yet another character introduction teaser ahead of its premiere next month, revealing two more cast members in Kana Asumi and Yui Horie. Hit the jump for a first look at the characters they'll be voicing in the "work/school* romantic comedy.
Crunchyroll's Anime Expo presence is shaping up to be its biggest yet, with a concert featuring New York-based chiptune rock band Anamanaguchi and a yet-to-be-announced mystery headliner! Hit the jump for the details!
The official site for Classroom Crisis has been updated with a new character introduction teaser ahead of its premiere next month, revealing two more cast members in Yoshino Nanjou and Takayuki Kondou. Hit the jump for a first look at the characters they'll be voicing in the "work/school* romantic comedy.
Following last month's announcement of cast and staff, TMS Entertainment has uploaded the first teaser for Jitsu wa Watashi wa. Hit the jump for the teaser.