As part of the 40th anniversary project for Leiji Matsumoto's Galaxy Express 999 sci-fi adventure manga series, its first ever live-action drama is scheduled to be aired on BS Sky PerfecTV! on June 18. 33-year-old actress Chiaki Kuriyama (Gogo Yubari in Quentin Tarantino's 2003 film Kill Bill: Volume 1) is cast as the main heroine Maetel. Hit the jump for more information.
Actress Chiaki Kuriyama (Kill Bill: Vol 1, Battle Royale) is getting in touch with her fujoshi side in an upcoming TV special that is based on Haruki Fujimoto's BL-Mangaka Desukedo Kekkon Shitemo Iidesuka? ("It's Okay That I Get Married Even Though I'm a Boys' Love Manga Artist, Right?"), an autobiographical manga about the author looking for love as a 30-something creator of yaoi manga. Hit the jump to learn more.
Intelligence, isolation, love, and white lab mice are coming soon to Tokyo Broadcasting System with a new TV drama version of Flowers for Algernon. Hit the jump to learn more.
Japanese production company T.O Entertainmenthas posted a new promo for Dragon Age - Dawn of the Seeker, the EA, BioWare, and FUNimation fantasy RPG based project from Vexille director Fumihiko Sori and studio Oxybot. The preview hightlights Japanese voice talent, and features plenty of action. Check it out after the jump.
EA, BioWare, and FUNimation are working with Vexille director Fumihiko Sori and studio Oxybot to produce an animated feature based on Bioware's Dragon Age games. To convince further, Japanese production company T.O Entertainment has posted a look at why a Dragon Age anime makes sense. Check it out after the jump.