Kamen Rider will soon be investigating the Japanese theater scene, because a stage play adaptation has been announced for FUUTO PI, the anime sequel series to the 2009 live-action tokusatsu hero show, Kamen Rider W. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new key visual featuring the five leading ladies of the series has been published for Love Flops (known in Japan as Renai Flops), an upcoming original science fiction / romantic comedy anime about a young man who ends up living alongside a harem of heroines. Hit the jump to learn more.
If you find yourself in quite a pickle and you feel like you could use a little help in your adventures, then Good Smile Company has got you covered, because pre-orders are now available online for Nendoroid Siegmeyer, a non-scale figure of everyone's favorite onion-armored knight from the Dark Souls video game developed by FromSoftware and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment. Hit the jump to find yourself in a spot of bother.
Just when you thought it was safe to go back on the Internet, the Pop Team Epic TV has decided to throw a wrench in the gears with a 72-hour "endurance marathon" of the "Bob ne Mimimi" segments of the series streaming on Youtube. Hit the jump to check it out, if you dare.
A new character trailer that introduces Nijika Ijichi, the extroverted drummer of the Kessoku Band, has been published for BOCCHI THE ROCK!, an upcoming TV anime based on the 4-panel manga by Aki Hamaji about an introverted girl who finds begins to come out of her shell after she learns to play the guitar and joins a band. Hit the jump to check it out.
A new key visual has been published for Ouran High School Host Club f (the 'f' is pronounced as "Forte"), the second musical stage play adaptation based on the romantic comedy manga by Bisco Hatori about a young lady who gets more than she bargains for when she's pressed into working in a high school host club populated by handsome young men. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new key visual and new staff members have been revealed for Hikari no Ou ("The King of the Fire-Hunters"), an upcoming TV anime adaptation based on the novel series written by Reiko Hinata and illustrated by Akihiro Yamada about a post-apocalyptic world where the presence of natural fire can cause humans to spontaneously combust. Hit the jump to learn more.
If you're in the mood for some giant monster action, then check out the teaser trailer for Godzilla vs. Gigan Rex, an upcoming 3DCG short film that will be officially released at the Godzilla Fest 2022 convention which will be held on November 03, 2022 at the Tokyo International Forum venue in Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to preview the kaiju-bashing action.
Business is about to pick up, because Cute Executive Officer (known as Youjo Shachou in Japan), a web anime series based on the surreal office comedy manga by Odeko Fujii about a 5 year old girl who is also the head of a major corporation, is returning for a second series in the spring season of 2023. Hit the jump to learn more.
The past and the future are not too far apart in the latest entry in "Move to the Future", a series of animated promotional videos created by the Art Moving Company that put a science fiction twist on what moving services might be like going forward. Hit the jump to check it out.
Residents of Yokohama in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan will soon have the opportunity to "enjoy everything", because an art exhibition dedicated to Kiyohiko Azuma's Yotsuba&!, an everyday comedy manga about the gentle adventures of an adopted 5 year old girl, will open there soon. Hit the jump to learn more.
Things are about to get wild, because a new teaser trailer, a new key visual, the main cast, and the main staff have all been revealed for Magical Girl Destroyers (known in Japan as Mahou Shoujo Magical Destroyers), an upcoming original TV anime based on the artwork by JUN INAGAWA that features a group of unlikely heroes fighting back with the power of pop culture. Hit the jump to learn more.
Whether you like it or not, Pop Team Epic - a TV anime based on the absurd comedy manga by Bkub Okawa - is returning to Japanese airwaves for a second season in October of 2022, and now a new preview video has been released for the series which explores the nature of voice acting through serious interviews with voice actors Nana Mizuki, Sho Hayami, and Sora Tokui, all of whom play the role of Popuko, one of the lead heroines of the show. Hit the jump to check it out.
A chaotic new trailer has been unveiled for Chibiham, Juicy & Me, an upcoming "culture shock comedy" theatrical anime film that uses motion capture animation to tell the story of an overly enthusiastic and culturally oblivious American tourist who makes things difficult for her cousin on a visit to Japan. Hit the jump to check it out.
A newly announced mixed media project entitled BLUE HUNTER: Manatsu to Toki no Kairyuu ("BLUE HUNTER: The Ocean Currents of Midsummer Time") seeks to raise awareness and encourage action on cleaning up litter that pollutes the ocean. Hit the jump to learn more.