Adult Swim and Crunchyroll have joined forces with Alcon Television Group to produce and distribute a new anime series called BLADE RUNNER – BLACK LOTUS set to feature top creators from Japan. More exciting details after the jump!
Adult Swim's Toonami block adds Winter season simulcast hit Pop Team Epic to its newly shuffled lineup starting on June 30th. Hit the jump for the details.
Ahead of tonight's highly-anticipated premiere of FLCL2: Progressive, the official Facebook page for the Toonami block hosted under Adult Swim has posted a statement regarding the availability of the Japanese version of both series after receiving questions on the topic. Hit the jump for the statement.
Night time cable network Adult Swim and prominent anime studio Production I.G have been working on some projects together lately. You might have heard of something that they have in development, called the FLCL sequels. They were also involved with the spots from legend Mamoru Oshii. And, they've done another one, which finds a novel way to frame the [as] programming.
Ahead of the spot's TV debut this week, Toonami's parent Adult Swim and block co-creator Jason Demarco have posted an early look at an ID video from anime legend Mamoru Oshii, the director of classics from Urusei Yatsura to Ghost in the Shell. Get a look after the jump.
Aniplex of America has announced that Adult Swim's Toonami block will broadcast the second season of smash hit Sword Art Online in Sword Art Online II. Hit the jump for details.
FUNimation has announced that Hellsing Ultimate will replace Black Lagoon on Adult Swim's Toonami block next month. Hit the jump for the details.
Get ready for the Toonami premiere of Gurren Lagann at 2:00am this Saturday. Then, on August 30th, Labor Day weekend plans start with a premiere episode of Space Dandy, followed by a special Attack on Titan marathon. Get the details after the jump.
The basic cable numbers are out for second quarter 2014, and the anime highlight is that Saturday Night’s Toonami block (11:30 p.m.-3:30 a.m.) increased all targeted male demos across the Quarter, ranging between 6% and 10%. More after the jump.