October 5 marks World Teachers Day around the earth and to celebrate, the Japanese website animeanime.jp asked Japanese anime fans who their favorite anime teacher was. In the list are heroes, villains, and some gray-haired permed-up character that probably shouldn't be around kids, let alone teaching them. See the top 10 after the jump!
Last month saw the reveal of Eleven Arts' plans to release the Gintama THE FINAL anime film in North America as Gintama THE VERY FINAL. Now we have a date, so read on for more!
We're in a real sweet spot for anime film screenings in the west, and further proof is here with the announcement that Eleven Arts has acquired the Gintama THE FINAL anime film. Read on for more.
As reported several times, the Tokyo-based anime merchandise company MOVIC has been releasing special birthday item sets that contain a teddy bear doll inspired by the Gintama characters. Its latest eighth entry is Koutaro Katsura, who is celebrating his birthday today June 26. Check out the details of the super cute item after the jump!
On its eighth weekend, Gintama THE FINAL jumped up to fifth place from tenth place last week, bringing its total domestic gross to 1.74 billion yen (16.28 million USD). As predicted last week, it has finally become the top-grossing film in the Gintama anime franchise. Hit the jump for more details.