It is confirmed today that a 23-page one-shot story of Naoshi Komi's love-comedy manga Nisekoi will be published in Weekly Shonen Jump's next third issue of 2019 to be released in Japan on December 17, 2018. It is a part of the promotional campaign for the manga's upcoming live-action film adaptation. Hit the jump for more information.
Along with a new key visual introducing its six main characters, the official website for the forthcoming TV anime second season based on Mao Nanami's 3D Kanojo: Real Girl romance manga announced today that it is set to premiere on Nihon TV's "AnichU" programming block at 25:59 on January 8, 2019 (JST). Hit the jump for more new information.
As reported, Kadokawa Cinema Shinjuku in Tokyo has been operated as an anime specialized theater since July. With a newly-opened cafe, it will have a grand opening as "EJ Anime Theater Shinjuku" on December 22, 2018. "EJ" stands for Entertainment Japan. Hit the jump for more details including its screening lineup in the coming months.
In commemoration of the release of Toei Animation's new feature film Dragon Ball Super: Broly in Japan, Imperial Enterprise's official online store PREMICO started accepting orders for its 2,000 limited production official license wristwatch inspired by the Dragon Ball anime franchise today. Check out details of the special item after the jump!
The official website for the TV anime Sword Art Online: Alicization announced on December 9 that its new OP song "RESISTER" is performed by 22-year-old singer ASCA, while its new ED song "forget-me-not" is sung by 20-year-old ReoNa. Both songs will be used from the second cour's first episode to be aired in Japan on January 12, 2019. Hit the jump for more details.
The official website for Kiratto Pri☆Chan, the ongoing TV anime series based on Takara Tommy Arts and syn Sophia's "Pretty" arcade game franchise, announced on December 9 that it will get its second season from April 2019 and teased an appearance of a new idol character with her silhouette image. Hit the jump for more information.
The fans of Japan have spoken: ATTACK laundry detergent's poster boy is a very maternal looking Levi! Twitter users helped pick the art this summer, and the detergent goes on sale this month. Hit the jump to see the finished design!
We're just a little over a month away from the long-awaited launch of Kingdom Hearts III. Sora and his friends continue their journey on January 29, and Square Enix shared a new trailer to preview the opening movie. Hit the jump to watch.
It's the strongest in the world versus bloodthirsty death row convicts who just escaped from prison in the new Baki anime. The new adaptation of Keisuke Itagaki's manga is coming to Netflix outside of Japan on December 18, and you can see the latest English-subtitled trailer after the jump.
Tales of fans have a new mobile entry in the series to look forward to in 2019. Bandai Namco announced plans to bring smartphone game Tales of Crestoria to the west, introducing a brand new story and a new set of characters. Read on for more.
A new key visual and a new trailer have been published for Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac, an upcoming 3DCG anime based on the mythology-themed shonen action manga by Masami Kurumada that will be streamed on Netflix in territories worldwide in 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.
Hachigatsu no Cinderella Nine ("Cinderella Nine in August"), an upcoming TV anime based on the baseball / light novel simulator smart phone game of the same name, has revealed a new cast member and the anime character designs for the main characters. Hit the jump to learn more.
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Jewelry maker THE KISS is teaming up wiht the makers of Code Geass to bring fans jewelry inspired by Lelouch and C.C. New necklaces and rings recreate the imagery of the series. Check them out and find out where to get yours after the jump!
Today is Kotono Mitsuishi's birthday! The legendary voice actress has played dozens of iconic roles—but which are fans' favorites? See what anime viewers in Japan picked as her top three roles of all time after the jump!