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    Monday November 2, 2020
  • Jun Kawagoe Helms Getter Robo Arc Anime in Summer 2021

    Hironobu Kageyama re-recorded the theme song for "Change!! Getter Robo"

    Getter Robo Arc, the final installment of the Getter Robo Saga manga series created by Go Nagai and Ken Ishikawa, will get its anime adaptation in the summer of 2021. Jun Kawagoe, who has worked on the Getter Robo anime series since 1998, is once again attached to direct. Hit the jump for more details including its first teaser PV.

  • Tuesday October 6, 2020
  • Go Nagai Teams up with Cutie Honey Stars for Magical Stage Event

    Cutie Honey FES will unite actors and directors from across nearly five decades

    For nearly 50 years, magical android (and sometimes magical girl) Cutie Honey has reinvented herself in anime, manga, live-action, and onstage. To celebrate her many forms, a live event is being held next month, featuring series creator Go Nagai and cast and crew from across the years. Get the scoop after the jump!

  • Saturday August 22, 2020
  • Cutie Honey Stage Play to Return This Fall as Special Live Version "Autumn Cultural Festival"

    There might even be a trailer for the next show

    Cutie Honey Emotional, the second stage play adaptation of Go Nagai's classic Cutie Honey manga in the mid-1970s, is confirmed to return as a special live version this fall. Its new title is Cutie Honey The Live - Autumn Culture Festival-, and all of the main cast members will reprise their roles. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Sunday June 28, 2020
  • Sympathy for the Devilman: The Legacy of Go Nagai's Magnum Opus

    Exploring the moral ambiguity and progressive nature of 'Devilman'

    In honor of the recent anniversary of the original manga, let's look at Devilman's legacy, the spin-offs and sequels, and the most recent incarnation, Devilman Crybaby. Read for more devil action after the jump! 

  • Friday November 29, 2019
  • 6 of the Wildest Anime Villains from the Go Nagai-Verse

    Larger-than-life heroes require larger-than-life baddies!

    Every great hero needs a villain who can match them in strength and skill. So it's no surprise that the villains going up against Go Nagai's hot-blooded protagonists are, by and large, really big and weird. Today, we're continuing Crunchyroll's Villain Takeover with the wildest, scariest, and all-around coolest baddies created by the anime and manga gerat!

  • Sunday September 8, 2019
  • A New Great Mazinger Figure Is Coming... But Only to One Store

    Super-exclusive Chogokin figure blasts off to Tokyo this month

    There's a gorgeous new Great Mazinger figure on the way... but you'll have to get all the way out to Tokyo to grab it! The new Super Chogokin collectible will only be available at the Tamashii Nations flagship store. You can still take a look after the jump!

  • Friday September 6, 2019
  • How Go Nagai Reinvented Three Different Anime Genres

    We're celebrating the anime and manga veteran's birthday with a look at some of his most memorable titles over the years!

    He revolutionized mecha anime, paved the way for modern magical girls, and created some of the most beloved series ever made... and it's his birthday! Today, we're taking a look at three of Go Nagai's most famous series, as well as alternate versions of them created over the years. Join us after the jump!

  • Wednesday May 29, 2019
  • Choose Your Favorite Go Nagai Episodes for New Blu-ray Release

    Fans decide which episodes of Mazinger Z, Cutie Honey, and more make it into the collection

    Which of Go Nagai's many classic anime episodes are worthy of inclusion on a "best of" Blu-ray? That's for you, the fans, to decide! A poll is running now to choose 30 episodes from Mazinger Z, Cutie Honey, and more to include in an upcoming set. Find out where to cast your vote after the jump!

  • Tuesday December 18, 2018
  • Only a Lucky Few Will Make It into This Devilman-Themed Party

    70 spots are open for a night of cosplay, sake-tasting, and music.

    There ain't no party like a Devilman party, 'cause a Devilman party... is not as apocalyptic as you might think. Later this month, watchmaker LOCMAN will be partying Go Nagai style to celebrate the release of two new watch designs. Get all the details after the jump!