There's even more fantasy TV anime in store for fans of the genre, because Suppose a Kid from the Last Dungeon Boonies Moved to a Starter Town, a comic fantasy series written by Toshio Satou and illustrated by Nao Watanuki about a young man who moves to the big city to pursue his dreams of becoming a great adventurer, is being adapted into a TV anime. Hit the jump to learn more.
In news that's sure to delight the fans (and offend the slime population), a TV anime adaptation has been announced for I've Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years and Maxed Out My Level, a humorous isekai fantasy light novel series written by Kisetsu Morita and illustrated by Benio about an office lady who reincarnates as an immortal witch and tries to live an easy life, only to be thwarted by her inadvertent XP gains. Hit the jump to learn more.
It's official, folks! Majo no Tabitabi (known in English as "The Journey of Elaina"), a fantasy light novel series written by Jougi Shiraishi and illustrated by Azure about a witch who embarks on a relaxing trip to see the world, is being adapted into a TV anime. Hit the jump to learn more.
Life is a journey, death is a destination, and sometimes true friendship is the serial murderers we meet along the way in Angels of Death, the subject of the most recent Fall 2018 Review by "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog". Join us as we explore a booby-trapped underground complex filled with scythe-wielding lunatics, deranged doctors, and other demented denizens of a world gone mad. Hit the jump to learn more.
Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation, an isekai fantasy light novel series about a jobless otaku who reincarnates as a magically-gifted lad in a world of high fantasy, is being adapted into a TV anime, and now the main staff has been revealed and a dynamic preview video has been published for the series. Hit the jump to learn more.
Get ready to dive deep into the latest info, because a new key visual, a new trailer, new cast members, and new theme song information have all been revealed for Infinite Dendrogram, an upcoming TV anime based on the series of virtual reality MMO light novels written by Sakon Kaidou and illustrated by Taiki about a late-adopter getting his first taste of an expansive, full-immersion virtual fantasy world. Hit the jump to learn more.
The upcoming HBO Max streaming service will launch in the Spring season of 2020, and thanks to a team-up with New York-based film distributors GKIDS, the service will offer something unique for animation fans: access to Studio Ghibli's catalog of 21 feature-length anime films. Hit the jump to learn more.
The industrious cells of Akane Shimizu's biological comedy manga, Cells at Work! (known as Hataraku Saibou! in Japan), are teaming up with Celgene Corporation, a biopharmaceutical company, to promote medical literacy for World Psoriasis Day with an all-new, 16 page educational comic. Hit the jump to learn more.
All good things must come to an end, including punishments in the Afterlife, because in an official message posted to Twitter, Natsumi Eguchi - the author of Hozuki's Coolheadedness - has announced that the supernatural office comedy about demons working bureaucratic jobs in Hell will conclude with the publication of its 5 remaining chapters. Hit the jump to learn more.
Jurassic!, an animated short film that showcases the talents of Toei Animation's younger generation of animators, is heading to the 32nd Tokyo International Film Festival where it will screen alongside The White Snake Enchantress, a classic 1958 feature film and one of the earliest theatrical anime films that was also produced by Toei Animation. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new key visual and a new preview video have been published for Rikei ga Koi ni Ochita no de Shoumei Shite Mita. ("The Science Course Fell in Love, So They Tried to Prove It Mathematically.", also known as "Rikekoi" for short), an upcoming TV anime based on the romantic comedy manga by Arifred Yamamoto about a group of science-minded graduate students exploring the phenomena of romantic attraction. Hit the jump to learn more.
Just when you thought it was safe to study, a new key visual has been published for A Destructive God Sits Next to Me (known in Japan as Boku no Tonari ni Ankoku Hakaishin ga Imasu.), an upcoming Crunchyroll Co-Production TV anime based on the manga by Arata Aki about an ordinary boy who is trying to keep his grades up despite being constantly distracted by his extremely chuni classmates. Hit the jump to check it out.
On October 14, 1981, Fuji TV broadcast the first episode of Urusei Yatsura, a TV anime based on the mega-popular science fiction romantic comedy manga by Rumiko Takahashi about a luckless Earth boy and his alien fiancée, and the rest is anime history. Join us as we celebrate 38 years of electric shocks, improbable scenarios, and wacky characters both terrestrial and extraterrestrial. Hit the jump to learn more.
Masked rock band MAN WITH A MISSION is making the jump to the silver screen in 2020 with a documentary film entitled MAN WITH A MISSION THE MOVIE -TRACE the HISTORY- that chronicles some ten years of the band's history performing both in Japan and internationally. Hit the jump to learn more.
Assault Lily, a mixed media project base on a series of action figures and dolls from AZONE INTERNATIONAL and acus, is being adapted into an anime entitled Assault Lily Bouquet about a group of young women training to project humanity from a monstrous threat. Hit the jump to learn more.