After a slow start on the IndieGoGo crowdfunding platform, the Skip Beat! home video and English dub crowdfunding campaign moves to the more visible Kickstarter, with some changes. Hit the jump for the details.
An Occulti;Nine anime adaptation has been officially announced with a new TV ad and teaser and the opening of an official site. Hit the jump for the preliminary details, including the cast list.
Crunchyroll is proud to offer the fans of ERASED an exclusive sit down interview with the show's director Itou Tomohiko and gives fans an inside look into the popular anime series. Tomohiko explains how he came to direct ERASED, his philosophy behind the show's character design and other visual decisions, and the show's Japanese TV and Hollywood movie influences. Hit the jump for the interview.
Crunchyroll is proud to announce its latest catalog series added to its library in the 2007 anime adaptation of the Bokurano science fiction manga, produced by Gonzo. Hit the jump for details.
Crunchyroll has been teasing this development for weeks and now it's finally here. Premium+ members that currently enjoy reading the extensive manga catalog offered by CR using the site's Flash-based reader will now be able to try out the new and shiny HTML5-powered reader right now. Hit the jump for details.
Following the initial announcement last month, the initial cast has been announced for the forthcoming anime adaptation of Tsuyoshi Yasuda's DAYS soccer manga. Hit the jump for the cast info
Crunchyroll is proud to announce the addition of the first animated adaptation based off of a LINE Webtoon series in Noblesse: Awakening, which also marks LINE's entry into animation in the US. Hit the jump for the details.
Leave it to Pokemon fandom to demand the strangest combinations in order to satisfy their curiosity, but this latest petition to get Danny DeVito to voice Detective Pikachu at least tries to be interesting. Hit the jump for the details and a fan made mashup video.
In the history of video games, we've all come across stories of games that are announced to great fanfare, only to be quietly canceled and any trace of its previous existence scrubbed away, never to be seen again. Now it seems that with the push to archive and preserve the history of video games, one developer wants to add to the movement by releasing the once planned Saints Row: Undercover game that was once slated to be released on the Playstation Portable. Hit the jump for the details.
Crunchyroll is proud to announce its latest live-action series addition in the Mr. Nietzsche in the Convenience Store live-action series. Hit the jump for all of the details
Millennial-focused cable news channel Fusion has published a new short profile video on Vocaloid, Hatsune Miku and the fandom around it for a new series on future technologies and how they affect current society called Real Future. Hit the jump for the video.
Funimation has announced that it will release Mamoru Hosoda's latest film in The Boy and the Beast in a nationwide theatrical engagement that will begin on March 4th. Hit the jump for the details.
Crunchyroll is proud to announce the addition of another future classic anime series in Ghost Stories to its streaming catalog. Hit the jump for the details.
Crunchyroll is proud to announce its latest acquisition to its massive Winter simulcast lineup in Please Tell Me! Galko Chan. Hit the jump for all of the details.
Crunchyroll is excited to announce the acquisition and simulcast of the anime series Ojisan and Marshmallow. Hit the jump for all of the details.