Sleeper hit Ping Pong The Animation was recognized at the Tokyo Anime Awards Festival by winning the Grand Prize award for Television Anime of the Year. Hit the jump for the details on it and confirmation of a new project.
Aniplex has begun streaming new teasers for Gunslinger Stratos that feature the opening and ending themes. Hit the jump for a taste of both themes.
Crunchyroll begins its Spring season announcements by adding Aniplex of America's acquisitions in the second cour of Fate/Stay Night Unlimited Blade Works, the second season of NISEKOI:, Plastic Memories and Gunslinger Stratos. Hit the jump for series details.
The Twitter account for the Kyoukai no Kanata anime has posted a new key visual for the Future Hen ~I'll Be Here~ anime feature film premiering in April. Hit the jump for a clean look at the visual.
The official site for the Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha ViVid TV series has posted the second TV ad for the anime and the broadcast premiere date. Hit the jump for the ad and the details.
Crunchyroll keeps plugging away and adding shows to its catalog. Hit the jump for details on its latest addditions in Donyatsu, Inferno Cop and the Durarara!!x2 English dub.
Following the announcement of theatrical screenings for the latest OVA episode, the first ad for Haiyore Nyaruko-San F has aired. Hit the jump for the ad.
The "Father of Gekiga" Yoshihiro Tatsumi has passed away. He was 79 years old, Hit the jump for the confirmation and a short list of his works and awards.
For those that have been following the saga that has been the genesis of the Under The Dog animation project, the production has now taken a step forward since the conclusion of its Kickstarter campaign according to new comments from scriptwriter Jiro Ishii and director Masahiro Ando. Hit the jump for the comments.
Aniplex of America has announced that Adult Swim's Toonami block will broadcast the second season of smash hit Sword Art Online in Sword Art Online II. Hit the jump for details.
Funimation has kept to its word and announced its next wave of simulcasts that will receive the Broadcast Dub treatment. Hit the jump for details.
Following the Discotek title news, even bigger news from the licensor as it has entered into a partnership with Crunchyroll to release select titles from its library on home video starting later this year. Hit the jump for details.
Licensor Discotek Media previously teased that it would announce some new titles last month and it did not disappoint, announcing 9 new titles and a new crowdfunding idea for its fans to consider. Hit the jump for details.
A teaser that flashed in the blink of an eye during a presentation held at the Taipei Game Show may have confirmed a sequel to 2013's Metal Gear Rising: Revengance. Hit the jump for the teaser.
Visual novel publisher and distributor MangaGamer has launched a new licensing survey focusing on gathering feedback on both which titles it should license for 2015 as well as general feedback on its storefront. Hit the jump for details.