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    Sunday March 15, 2020
  • Leiji Matsumoto and Tetsuya Chiba Team up for Manga Masters Exhibition

    Pick up limited-edition art prints from the creators of Galaxy Express 999 and Ashita no Joe

    Two manga legends are joining forces for a one-of-a-kind exhibit! Leiji Matsumoto and Tetsuya Chiba will be displaying their work together next month, as well as offering limited-edition art prints. Have a look after the jump!

  • Friday November 15, 2019
  • UPDATE - Galaxy Express 999 and Captain Harlock Creator Leiji Matsumoto Hospitalized in Italy After Suspected Stroke

    Legendary creator was holding special event in collaboration with Toei Animation and Wacom in Turin, Italy

    Legendary manga creator Leiji Matsumoto, known for Galaxy Express 999, Captain Harlock and the wider 'Leijiverse' has been hospitalized in Italy after suffering a suspected stroke. More information after the jump.

  • Saturday December 1, 2018
  • Discotek Media Announces Beyblade Anime Release Plans and More

    Shin Tetsujin 28 and other titles are on the way

     Discotek Media announced plans for January and February, including the release of some rescues, new licenses, and the debut of classics on Blu-ray. Read on for details. 

  • Wednesday October 31, 2018
  • Aqours Star to Play Maetel in Galaxy Express 999 Stage Show

    Anju Inami of Love Live! Sunshine!! will take on the role of the Leiji Matsumoto heroine

    The mikan-loving Chika is about to take a journey to the stars! Love Live! Sunshine!! star Anju Inami will be taking on the role of Maetel in a new Galaxy Express 999 stage show. Hit the jump for the latest!

  • Anime Recap: Kizuna Ai’s First Live Event, My Hero Academia Live Action, & MORE!

    The highlights of the latest news in anime!

    Kizuna Ai is broadening her horizons with a 5-hour TV broadcast and her first live event, 8 anime films have been submitted to The Oscars, a live-action Hollywood adaptation of My Hero Academia has been announced, & MORE! Hit the jump for the highlights of the hottest news in anime!

  • Sunday October 28, 2018
  • Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike Cosplays as Maetel from Galaxy Express 999

    Subculture-savvy politician blended in with the crowd at "Ikebukuro Halloween Cosplay Fest 2018"

    After a two year hiatus from appearing in costume in public, Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike once again showed off her cosplay skills when she appeared dressed as Maetal from Leiji Matsumoto's classic science fiction manga / TV anime, Galaxy Express 999, on the closing day of the "Ikebukuro Halloween Cosplay Fest 2018" event, which was held in East Ikebukuro Central Park on October 28, 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday August 15, 2018
  • View Art by Leiji Matsumoto at Anniversary Event

    Prints of rare Galaxy Express 999 will be on sale

    More than 40 years after Galaxy Express 999 came to be, creator Leiji Matsumoto is celebrating his work with a new exhibit. Meet the creator, see his work, and maybe even take home one of his original works. See a preview after the jump!

  • Monday August 13, 2018
  • Discotek Announces Licenses for Basically Everything at Otakon

    Giant Robo, Kimagure Orange Road, God Mars, Galaxy Express 999, and lots, LOTS more are on the way

    This past weekend at Otakon, Discotek knocked fans' socks off with their frankly insane number of licensing announcements. From classic titles to new releases, we're documenting them all for you here — after the jump!