Last week we posted about My Hero Academia, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, and the work of Junji Ito making the New York Times top 10 for January. These titles and a few more also managed to top the larger 2020 lists according to the recent charts based on NPD BookScan data, so read on for a closer look.
Popular Japanese anime goods and apparel store COSPA announced its best selling goods for 2020 earlier this week with, surprise surprise, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba coming in at number one for the second year in a row. See the full top ten after the jump!
The official website for the stage play adaptation of Haruichi Furudate's volleyball-themed sports manga Haikyu!! confirmed today that its next 11th show titled Hyper Projection Engeki Haikyu!! Itadaki no Keshiki (A View From the Top) 2 is slated for the spring of 2021. And it was also announced that it will be the last show of the five-year-old stage play series. Hit the jump for more details.
Haikyu!! TO THE TOP has come to an end, but Karasuno’s journey is far from over. Hit the jump to find out about the last episode and see how fans reacted!
Crunchyroll decided to find out how a pro would react to the anime adaptation of Haruichi Furudate's Haikyu!!, so they turned to none other than Erik Shoji, an Olympic volleyball professional athlete for Team USA. Check out the reaction after the jump.
From big screen Studio Ghibli anime films to 5-minute local anime shorts, there's an anime for every prefecture in Japan – well, just about every prefecture. Sony Life Insurance yesterday announced the results of their "Life Awareness in 47 Prefectures Survey" for 2020, which included the question of what was the respondent's favorite anime based in their region. See all the results after the jump!