Kawada's high school sumo wrestling manga Hinomaru Sumo officially finishes its run this week in Weekly Shonen Jump! The series, which has been running since 2014, will put out its final print collection later this year. Find out more after the jump!
To survive in the world of high school sumo, the main cast of Hinomaru Sumo needed to develop unique fighting styles based on each person's natural affinities and personality, resulting in extremely varied types of sumo. If you were in their position, what fighting style would you end up developing? Find out after the jump!
The season, and year, are coming to an end so we're giving one final shout out to our favorite anime from Fall 2018! Hit the jump to disover our editors top 3 picks for the season!
His Excellency Demon Kakka, the lead singer of Japanese heavy metal band Seikima-II, is branching out once again by making his anime voice acting debut as the voice of Dr. Tetsuji Kanie, a shifty-looking osteopath, in the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Hinomaru Sumo. Hit the jump to learn more.
Chankonabe is a type of hot pot, but it's famed for being the food of sumo wrestlers. Coupled with beer, rice, and good friends, the more you eat, the bigger you'll become, which is good! If you're a sumo wrestler. Or someone who is trying to put on weight in general. Luckily, I know just the person who needs to gain weight--click through to see how I prepared our chankonabe, and to learn if it really will help you get big and strong!
One of the greatest gifts that anime gives to us are OPs and EDs to set the emotional tone for the episode and stick with us for years, sometimes longer than the anime itself! Hit the jump for some of the best this season has to offer that aren't Jojo!
The season premieres have largely ended, and as usual, the curse placed on my family name compelled me to watch through every single one. Fortunately, the folly of my ancestors is a clean win for you folks, as I now return with a full load of fresh recommendations. Today let's highlight some of the most compelling contenders of the new season!