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.
Crunchyroll is pleased to announce another addition to its library of Saint Seiya episodes by adding the Sanctuary Arc for US and Canadian users. Hit the jump for complete details.
Aniplex of America has posted the English-subtitled trailer for the home video release of Shin Megami Tensei: Persona3 THE MOVIE #2 Midsummer Knight's Dreamon YouTube. Hit the jump for the trailer.
Following a Kickstarter campaign that has seen it blow past its $160K initial goal nearly twice over, Sekai-Project has listed all three games in the Grisaia visual novel trilogy on Steam's Greenlight service. Hit the jump for details
Japanese animation studio Gainax has confirmed plans to open a new branch of its animation studio in the Fukushima area of Japan in a bid to boost its own business as well as drive local and international tourism. Hit the jump for details.
Crunchyroll has even more announcements to make for the Winter season and I know this one has been on the minds of many KuroBas fans. Yes, Crunchyroll will be streaming the third season of Kuroko's Basketball! Hit the jump for details.
If you were one of the many that had a Premium membership to Crunchyroll, but couldn't swing the extra cash for a separate Manga or All-Access membership to read your favorite manga titles, today is both the best day ever and a late Christmas present. Hit the jump for details!