Being a dad is tough business, especially in the world of anime where all of the starring roles tend to go to cute girls or hot-blooded teenage heroes. Nevertheless, anime has a long and storied history of fantastical fathers, peerless papas, and daunting daddies, and this Father's Day we invite you to join us as we take a look at a selection of classic anime dads. Hit the jump learn more.
The official website and Twitter for the anime adaptation of Keisuke Itagaki's long-running action/martial arts manga series Baki announced today that its second season is now in the works and, as with the first season, will be streamed first on Netflix before broadcasting on Japanese TV. Hit the jump for more details.
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.
Who's tough enough to take on Baki Hanma? According to a new line of Rakuten goods, there are some real-life martial artists who fit the bill! Check out the fighters' Baki makeovers after the jump.
The official Japanese website for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Keisuke Itagaki's long-running action/martial arts manga series Baki is updated with a new key visual for its second cour. Featuring a passionate hug by the protagonist Baki Hanma and the main heroine Kozue Matumoto in the center, the manga's popular scenes are drawn in American comic style. Check out the latest information after the jump!
There have been countless "who would win in a fight against the Predator?" questions in the past, both in casual situations and through official media. Has anyone ever asked if Baki could beat up the classic sci-fi creature, though? Now there's an official reason to give this some thought!
Who's the biggest force to be reckoned with this anime season? HANEBADO! and Baki air back to back in Japan, and now they're facing off in a three-round Twitter battle. Get the info after the jump!