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    Friday September 4, 2020
  • FEATURE: Dare To be Stupid! Going Bananas with AHO-GIRL

    "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog" dips back to Summer of 2017 for a look at a very foolish comedy anime

    Sometimes it seems like the whole world is going bananas, and "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog" is channeling that same chaotic energy with a look back at the Summer 2017 short-form comedy TV anime, AHO-GIRL. Hit the jump to go fully empty-headed.

  • Thursday November 29, 2018
  • Anime Adaptation Continues for "Nora, Princess, and Stray Cat"

    General release version of "Nora, Princess, and Stray Cat 2" also heading to Nintendo Switch, PS4, and PS Vita

    It appears that Nora, Princess, and Stray Cat - a 2017 short form TV anime based on the adult visual novel of the same name by Harukaze - has nine lives, because it has been announced that the next phase of the anime adaptation is currently in-development. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday December 21, 2017
  • "MAGICAL CIRCLE GURU-GURU" Manga Author Thanks Fans with Message Art

    The third TV anime ended its 24-episode run on Wednesday

    Soon after the final 24th episode was aired in Japan on December 20, the official website and Twitter for the third TV anime adaptation of Hiroyuki Eto's Mahojin Guru Guru/MAGICAL CIRCLE GURU-GURU gag manga posted a message art from the manga author to send his appreciation to fans. Check out his message after the jump.

  • Saturday December 2, 2017
  • Tokyo ComiCon 2017: Director Nagahama Plans "The Reflection" Sequel

    "We will make a story that digs deep into each character, including X-On and I-Guy."

    According to the reports from the ongoing Tokyo ComiCon 2017, Hiroshi Nagahama, the director of the super hero TV anime series The Reflection co-created by Stan Lee (Spider-Man, X-Men), announced at the stage event that he planned to produce its sequel and details would be officially announced by Lee later. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Wednesday October 25, 2017
  • Watch Idol Group Wi-Fi-5 Perfroms "Elegant Yokai Apartment Life" 2nd Cour OP Song in Full MV

    Five-member group's debut single "Hajimari no College" hits stores November 8

    Newly-formed five-member girls idol group Wi-Fi-5 has released a four-minute full version music video for their debut song "Hajimari no College" on YouTube. It has been featured as the OP theme for the ongoing TV anime Elegant Yokai Apartment Life since its 14th episode aired on October 2. Watch their first MV performance after the jump!

  • Saturday October 21, 2017
  • Shokotan Posts New Tribute Art for "MAGICAL CIRCLE GURU-GURU"

    Third TV anime adaptation has been available on Crunchyroll

    Following the previous one introduced in July, 32-year-old actress/singer/otaku idol Shoko Nakagawa, aka Shokotan, has posted a new tribute art of Kukuri, the main heroine of Hiroyuki Eto's Mahojin Guru Guru/MAGICAL CIRCLE GURU-GURU gag manga. As reported, she is confirmed to sing the ongoing TV anime's new ED song "Magical Circle."

  • Wednesday October 18, 2017
  • Experience Disco Music World in "MAGICAL CIRCLE GURU-GURU" 2nd Cour OP Song MV

    Third TV anime adaptation is now available on Crunchyroll

    Following the first cour's "Trip Trip Trip," two-member unit ORESAMA provides their fifth single song "Ryusei Dance Floor" as the OP theme for the second cour of the ongoing TV anime Mahojin Guru Guru/MAGICAL CIRCLE GURU-GURU. Watch the four-minute full music video for the disc music-inspired tune featuring vocalist PON's performance after the jump!

  • Friday October 6, 2017
  • "Altair: A Record of Battles" 2nd Cour Key Visual Introduces New Character Carvajal

    1st DVD/Blu-ray box with six episodes is set to be released on October 25

    Aniplex today released a key visual for the upcoming second cour of the TV anime adaptation of Kotono Kato's historical fantasy manga Shokoku no Altair/Altair: A Record of Battles. In addition to the main characters who already appeared in the first cour, the visual also introduces a new character Carvajal voiced by Daisuke Hirakawa. Check out more new information after the jump!

  • Thursday September 28, 2017
  • "Elegant Yokai Apartment Life" 2nd Cour PV Introduces New OP Song Performed by Idol Group Wi-Fi-5

    Mitsu Hashimoto (Initial D)-directed series has been simulcasted on Crunchyroll

    The official Japanese website for the ongoing TV anime Youkai Apart no Yuuga na Nichijo/Elegant Yokai Apartment Life today released a 50-second PV for its upcoming second cour introducing its new OP song "Hajimari no College" (The Beginning College) performed by newly-formed five-member girls idol group Wi-Fi-5. Hit the jump for more latest information.

  • Monday September 18, 2017
  • TV Anime "Elegant Yokai Apartment Life" 2nd Cour Key Visual Introduces New Character

    Shin-Ei Animation-animated series is now available on Crunchyroll

    The official Japanese website for the ongoing TV anime Elegant Yokai Apartment Life is today updated with a new key visual for its upcoming second cour to start in October, introducing one of the cour's new characters, Naomi Chiaki voiced by 55-year-old Toshihiko Seki (Duo Maxwell in Mobile Suit Gundam Wing). Hit the jump for more information.

  • Sunday September 17, 2017
  • Listen "Welcome to the Ballroom" 2nd Cour OP Song by Unison Square Garden in Latest PV

    The band's 12th single song "Invisible Sensation" will be featured from the 12th episode

    The official Japanese website for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Tomo Takeuchi's competitive dancing-themed manga Welcome to the Ballroom is today updated with a 5th key visual and also posted a 90-second 6th PV featuring its new OP song "Invisible Sensation" performed by three-member rock band UNISON SQUARE GARDEN. Check out the latest information after the jump!

  • Wednesday August 23, 2017
  • Shokotan Confirms to Sing "MAGICAL CIRCLE GURU-GURU" New ED Song

    Third TV anime adaptation is now available on Crunchyroll

    The official Japanese website for the ongoing new TV anime adaptation of Hiroyuki Eto's Mahojin Guru Guru/MAGICAL CIRCLE GURU-GURU gag manga announced today that 32-year-old actress/singer/otaku idol Shoko Nakagawa, aka Shokotan, will sing the new ED song "Magical Circle" for its upcoming second cour. Check out her joyful comment after the jump.

  • Sunday August 20, 2017
  • "Fastest Finger First" OP Song Artists to Voice Anime Characters Inspired by Themselves

    Masaharu Okuwaki (Kirarin Revolution)-directed series is now available on Crunchyroll

    The official Japanese website for the ongoing TV anime Nanamaru Sanbatsu/Fastest Finger First today announced that the five members of Mrs. Green Apple, the band performing the anime's OP song "On My MiND," will voice anime characters inspired by themselves in the mini bonus part of the upcoming 10th episode to be aired on September 5. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Saturday August 19, 2017
  • Watch ChouCho in "Fate/kaleid liner PRISMA ILLYA" Film Theme Song Music Video

    Double A-side 15th single "kaleidoscope"/"Usubeni no Tsuki" will be released on August 26

    Lantis has posted a 90-second short version music video for "kaleidoscope," one of the two songs in anison singer ChouCho's upcoming 15th single. The song and "Usubeni no Tsuki" in the single are featured as the theme songs for the feature film Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya: Sekka no Chikai to be released in Japan on August 26. Watch her latest MV after the jump!

  • Wednesday August 16, 2017
  • Luck Life Releases "SAIYUKI RELOAD BLAST" ED Song Full MV

    Platinum Vision-animated latest adaptation is now available on Crunchyroll

    Four-member Japanese rock band Luck Life has posted a full version music video for their upcoming 4th major single song "Refrain" on their record company Lantis' official YouTube channel. The song is now featured as the ED theme for the ongoing TV anime SAIYUKI RELOAD BLAST. Watch their latest MV after the jump!