The official Twitter account for the popular tokusatsu-turned TV anime franchise, which started with SSSS.GRIDMAN, teased that a third project was underway for the Gridman Universe, with more details on what will be coming to be revealed in the winter–warming up fans with the news that more is on the way! See the tease after the jump!
Kanna is the cutest when ... well, actually, there is no time where she isn't the cutest thing on the planet. Though, the biggest issue with Kanna is that she only exists as part of the Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid TV anime and manga, until now! Announced today, a cuddly plush of Kanna will be available physically – and at 52 cm, she's the perfect size to hug! See images after the jump!
At the Zombie Land Saga LIVE ~Franchouchou Saga yo Tomoni Waite Kure~ event today in Japan, it was announced that the franchise has a film in production. Accompanying the announcement was a live-action teaser trailer and visual that, in the most ZOMBIE LAND SAGA-way, is confusing and fun. Check it all out after the jump!
A pair of new Sword Art Online The Movie -Progressive- Aria of a Starless Night anime film trailers were released last night to celebrate the upcoming release of the film in 40 countries. Connect past the jump to check them out!
A mere week after the tearful farewell of SEGA Ikebukuro GiGO on September 20, Sunshine Street shines brightly again with a brand new SEGA arcade set to open across the street from the old GiGO building – the first of three projects from the arcade chain. The Twitter account for SEGA Ikebukuro shared the first look at the first Ikebukuro project today which can be seen after the jump!
Mamoru Miyano, the critically acclaimed voice actor behind much-loved characters Rintaro Okabe in Steins;Gate 0, Kotaro Tatsumi in ZOMBIE LAND SAGA, as well as a career full of highlights, features in some new commercials for Amazon Prime Video in Japan, where the voice actor is a ballroom dance teacher and sings a song of his own ad-libbing. Watch the great videos after the jump!
There has been no doubt that Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is big, but yesterday Japanese business publisher Toyo Keizai released a report estimating the economic impact of the franchise, revealing just how big the franchise was in 2020, and it’s very hard to believe. The report reveals that Demon Slayer’s economic impact reached a total of 1 trillion yen! See the breakdown after the jump!
Japanese video game variety show GameCenter CX has lifted its ban on consoles and games from the sixth generation of video games consoles to be used in the retro video game challenges in the 25th season of the hit show, which sees Chief Arino face some of the hardest challenges in gaming history. Play on past the jump!
We all expected the new Animal Crossing: New Horizons free update to include Brewster and his cafe but as the Direct continued past the expected announcements, it was clear that this will be the biggest update to the Nintendo Switch game yet – as it should be, for it's the last free update to the game. Hop on a boat and sail past past the jump to get all the details!
Starting October 30, the One Piece manga will be holding the ONE PIECE COMICS "100" COVERS GALLERY exhibition to celebrate 1,000 chapters on the 5th floor of the building with every volume cover on display – taking up a total of 66 meters of floor space! Get all the swashbuckling details after the jump!
It’s nearly time for the cops from Machiyama Police Station to start their patrol as it was announced today that the TV anime adaptation of Miko Yasu's slice-of-life manga series Police in a Pod will be starting in January 2022. More information, such as the new cast members, more staff, and even the opening and ending theme songs, are after the jump!
The flames of Fire Force are burning brighter than it has ever before as it heads into its final arc, the website for Weekly Shonen Magazine announced on Wednesday after the release of the latest chapter. The Information on the site says that now the eyes of a certain character have been opened, the final fight begins! Details after the jump!
Disney also revealed today that three other anime series will be exclusively streaming on Disney+, including, the new The Tatami Galaxy sequel Yojohan Time Machine Blues, the new Black ★★ Rock Shooter DAWN FALL anime, and the Summer Time Rendering anime adaption. Some light details on all the anime were revealed as well which can be read after the jump!
As One Piece boats towards its 1000th episode, which will see the Straw Hats and the Beast Pirates battle on Onigashima, a special commemorative visual of the upcoming fight was released today after being teased a couple of weeks back. Check out the art after the jump!
The Disney villains academy adventure mobile game, Twisted Wonderland, is being adapted into an anime for Disney+. The game started off its life in 2020 developed in partnership with Aniplex and is hugely popular in Japan, with promotions across the Tokyo region and even at Disneyland Tokyo. More details after the jump!