Just one year after the initial announcement back in November 2019, Aniplex officially confirmed today that a TV anime adaptation of Japanese novelist NisiOisiN (Monogatari series)'s "Bishonen" series is set to premiere in 2021, under the title of Bishonen Tanteidan (Pretty Boy Detective Club). Hit the jump for more information.
The English magical girls no more as the official Twitter account for the English version of the Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story smartphone game announced yesterday that the English version will be ceasing operation on September 29. Make a wish past the jump to learn more!
While it’s usually a bad sign to see a magical girl on a train in the world of the Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story TV anime, in the real world – which is witch-free, I hope – it’s just a sign of a pretty interesting collaboration between Eizen Railway in Kyoto and Puella Magi Madoka Magica. Grab a ticket and hit the jump to choo-choo-choose to learn more!
Are you ready to be a magical girl again? Because the date for the spin-off of Puella Magi Madoka Magica TV anime series, Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story, was announced alongside a PV today at the Kitakyusyu Pop Culture Festival event. Hit the jump and become a magical girl!
Puella Magi Madoka Magica mobile game, Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story’s first anime trailer was streamed on September 8 during the game’s Magica Day celebration, giving fans a taste of that sweet nectar of entropy that we all crave and when we can expect the full series to debut. Hit the jump to become a magical girl!
New York-based film distributor GKIDS has released an English subtitled trailer for Fireworks, a 2017 theatrical anime film with direction by Akiyuki Shinbo and Nobuyuki Takeuchi and animation by Shaft that will be receiving a limited U.S. theatrical release beginning on July 03, 2018. Hit the jump to check it out.
GKIDS and Fathom Events are bringing Fireworks, a 2017 theatrical anime film with direction by Akiyuki Shinbo and Nobuyuki Takeuchi and animation by Shaft, to theaters in the United States with a limited release that begins on July 03, 2018. Hit the jump for details.
The TV anime adaptation of Chica Umino's shogi / drama manga March comes in like a lion is still going strong, and beginning in January of 2018, the series will have a new opening theme performed by UNISON SQUARE GARDEN. Hit the jump to learn more.
The 2nd season of March comes in like a lion begins broadcasting in October, and since one of the issues that it deals with is bullying, the TV anime based on the manga by Chica Umino is partnering with Japan's Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology ("MEXT" for short) in a campaign to raise awareness about bullying. Hit the jump to learn more.
Flip Flappers is one of the most colorful anime titles of 2016. In this article, Brandon looks at how anime directors, Akiyuki Shinbo and Kiyotaka Oshiyama, use color to externalize internal emotions. Interested in how this comparison plays out? Hit the jump to read more!
Japanese rock band Bump of Chicken will perform the opening and ending themes for March Comes in Like a Lion, an upcoming TV anime adaptation of the shogi manga by Chica Umino. Hit the jump to learn more.
The main staff for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of March Comes in Like a Lion, which is based on the manga of the same name by Chica Umino, has been announced. Hit the jump to learn more.