A new character preview video has been published for SELECTION PROJECT, an upcoming original TV anime featuring a story in which a group of girls from all over Japan compete to be the next break-out idol singer in a reality TV-style setting. Hit the jump to learn more.
Hang on to your pop culture, because a new key visual and a new preview video have been published for Rumble Garanndoll, an upcoming original TV anime that pits a bunch of subculture nerds and their giant robot against the armed forces of a parallel world Japan that never left the Showa era. Hit the jump to learn more.
Four more cast members have been announced for My Senpai is Annoying (known in Japan as Senpai ga Uzai Kouhai no Hanashi), an upcoming TV anime based on the office romantic comedy manga by Shiromanta about a tiny office lady who begins to develop complicated feelings for her tall, brash, and brawny co-worker. Hit the jump to learn more.
Great news for movie lovers and anime fans! New York-based film distributors GKIDS has licensed Pompo the Cinephile (known as Eiga Daisuki Pompo-san in Japan), a 2021 theatrical anime film based on the manga by Shogo Sugitani about a group of young producers trying to make their movie dreams a reality. Hit the jump
The laidback ending animation has been published for MUTEKING THE Dancing HERO, an upcoming TV anime that reboots Tatsunoko Production's 1980 - 1981 Muteking, the Dashing Warrior series about a superhero who saves the world with the power of dance. Hit the jump to check it out.
A fanciful new preview video has been published for Gunmachan, an upcoming short form TV anime featuring the daily adventures of the regional mascot of Gunma Prefecture, Japan. Hit the jump to check it out.
A somewhat spicy new trailer, a new cast member, and the Japanese TV schedule have all been revealed for The Fruit of Evolution: Before I Knew It, My Life Had It Made (known in Japan as Shinka no Mi ~Shiranai Uchi ni Kachigumi Jinsei~), an upcoming TV anime based on the isekai fantasy light novel series written by Miku and illustrated by U35 about an unpopular high school boy and a talking ape monster that form an odd couple after eating a magical transformation fruit. Hit the jump to learn more.
Three new cast members have been announced for The vampire dies in no time. (known in Japan as Kyuuketsuki Sugu Shinu), an upcoming TV anime based on the supernatural comedy by Itaru Bonnoki about a wimpy vampire and a vampire hunter who team-up to solve capers of the otherwordly variety. Hit the jump to learn more.
Wielding newfound wizardly magic can be a bit embarassing, because a new preview video, a new key visual, and the Japanese release date have all been revealed for Eiga Sumikko Gurashi: Aoi Tsukiyo no Mahou no Ko ("Sumikko Gurashi the Movie: The Magical Children of the Blue Moonlit Night"), the second theatrical anime film to feature the slightly awkward mascot characters developed by San-X. Hit the jump to learn more.
The main characters share a quiet moment on a rainy day in a new teaser preview video for Sasaki and Miyano, an upcoming TV anime based on the BL manga by Shou Harusono about a high school boy who secretly loves BL manga and the somewhat delinquent student who develops a crush on him. Hit the jump to learn more.
Good news for fans of all things Gothic and strange: SHADOWS HOUSE, the TV anime based on the manga by somato about an unusual clan of shadow-people who live in a mysterious mansion attended by their "living doll" servants, is continuing with a second season that has just been announced. Hit the jump to learn more.
Even in a fantastical setting, good meals are made better by good company, and now a friendly new key visual has been published for Restaurant to Another World 2 (known as Isekai Shokudo 2 in Japan), the ongoing TV anime adaptation based on the series of gourmet isekai fantasy light novels written by Junpei Inuzuka and illustrated by Katsumi Enami about an ordinary Western-style restaurant that caters to a magical clientele on Saturdays. Hit the jump to learn more.
The second season of Welcome to Demon School! Iruma-kun, the TV anime based on Osamu Nishi's comic fantasy manga about a human boy enrolled as a student in an elite academy in the underworld, has concluded with its final episode, but fear not, Iruma fans, because a third season of the series is in production. Hit the jump to learn more.
If you can't get enough of Anpanman, the costumed crusader with the pastry for a head, then Tubi (a streaming service owned by FOX Entertainment) has got your back, because as of September 10, 2021, they've added 7 additional animated films featuring the popular children's character created by Takashi Yanase to their online streaming catalog. Hit the jump to learn more.
Pants are optional, because a new key visual has been revealed for Ranking of Kings (known in Japan as Ousama Ranking), an upcoming TV anime based on the comic fantasy manga by Sousuke Toka about a brave young boy who longs to prove that despite his disability, he can be the best king his country has ever seen. Hit the jump to learn more.