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    Friday January 25, 2019
  • Parallel Worlds Collide in "Even if the World Ends Tomorrow" Trailer

    Original science fiction anime theatrical film hits theaters in Japan on January 25, 2019

    Just in time for its Japanese theatrical release, an action-packed new trailer has been published for Ashita Sekai ga Owaru to shitemo (known in English as Even If the World Ends Tomorrow), an original theatrical anime film about a pair of ordinary high school students who get swept up in a dimension-bending crisis when their reality overlaps with a parallel one. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Sunday January 20, 2019
  • A Silent Voice Returns to U.S. Theaters on January 28th and 31st

    Fathom Events and Eleven Arts offer dubbed and subtitled screenings for film based on Yoshitoki Oima's manga

    Good news, anime fans! Fathom Events and Eleven Arts are teaming up once again to bring the 2016 film, A Silent Voice (known in Japan as Koe no Katachi), back to U.S. theaters for a special set of screenings in some 500 theaters on January 28 and January 31, 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday January 15, 2019
  • Voice Actor Kenshō Ono Tries His Hand at Herding Cats

    "My Roommate is a Cat" TV anime is currently broadcasting in Japan and streaming on Crunchyroll

    If you need a little cat-related cuteness to round out your Tuesday, Avex Pictures has got you covered with a series of Youtube videos featuring voice actor Kenshō Ono (who plays Subaru Mikazuki in My Roommate is a Cat) learning the finer points of feline appreciation at a cat cafe in Akihabara. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Monday January 14, 2019
  • Voice Actress Yūka Morishima Tackles the World of Plastic Model Kits

    Youtube video series chronicles the voice of Gripen's adventures in building a replica of her namesake aircraft

    If you're in the mood for some cuteness and crafts, Avex Pictures has you covered with a series of Youtube videos featuring voice actress Yūka Morishima attempting to build a plastic model of the JAS-39D Gripen, the real life aircraft that serves as the basis for her character in the Girly Air Force TV anime. Hit the jump to see how she does.

  • Thursday January 10, 2019
  • Check Out 7 Minutes of the Love Live! Sunshine!! Anime Theatrical Film

    Sequel movie featuring Aqours' adventures in Italy is currently playing in Japanese theaters

    Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie Over the Rainbow is currently playing in Japanese movie theaters, and as a special treat you can now enjoy the first 7 minutes of the film (including the opening musical number) via an official upload on Youtube. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Wednesday January 9, 2019
  • Anime Short Film Cencoroll Gears Up for 10th Anniversary Celebrations

    Japanese terrestrial broadcast and limited time Twitter campaign are in the works for Atsuya Uki's film

    The year 2019 marks the 10th anniversary of Cencoroll - a short anime film written, directed, and animated by Atsuya Uki - and to celebrate the festivities a terrestrial TV broadcast on Tokyo MX and a limited-time Twitter campaign have been announced. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • The Undead Rise Up in "SCHOOL-LIVE!" Live-Action Film Trailer

    Movie based on moe / zombie survival horror manga hits Japanese theaters on January 25, 2019

    A dramatic new trailer and a new movie poster key visual have been revealed for SCHOOL-LIVE! (known as Gakko Gurashi in Japan), an upcoming live-action film based on the moe / zombie survival horror manga about a small group of girls attempting to survive the apocalypse by camping out in their school. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday December 30, 2018
  • Athletes Gain on Their Goals in "Run with the Wind" TV Anime Trailer

    Second cour of anime adaptation based on novel by Shiwon Miura begins broadcasting in January of 2019

    The secound cour of Run with the Wind (known in Japan as Kaze ga Tsuyoku Fuiteiru) begins broadcasting in Japan in January of 2019, and a new preview video has been released to kick off the next leg of the journey of a group of young athletes training for the Hakone Ekiden relay footrace. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Friday December 21, 2018
  • Hulaing Babies TV Anime Heads to TV Tokyo in January of 2019

    Original work about a high school hula club will broadcast on the "AOP Animusu!!" variety show

    Hulaing Babies, a new animated work about the high school hulaing club of a sleepy hot springs town in Fukushima, is heading to TV Tokyo in January as part of the "AOP Animusu!!" variety TV show. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday December 19, 2018
  • Small Life Equals Big Laughs in Mini Toji TV Anime Trailer

    Chibi-sized spin-off of "Katana Maidens ~Toji no Miko" hits Japanese TV in January of 2019

    A cute new preview video featuring the main cast has been published for Mini Toji, an upcoming short form TV anime that re-imagines the antics of the sword-wielding students of Katana Maidens ~Toji no Miko in a chibi-sized form. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Friday December 14, 2018
  • Cuteness Overloads in Watashi ni Tenshi ga Maiorita! TV Anime Trailer

    Japanese TV schedule revealed for upcoming adaptation of 4-panel comedy manga by Nanatsu Mukunoki

    Animation studio Doga Kobo has dialed up the settings to MAXIMUM CUTENESS in a new trailer for Watashi ni Tenshi ga Maiorita! ("An Angel Swooped Down on Me!"), an upcoming TV anime based on the 4-panel sketch comedy manga by Nanatsu Mukunoki about a socially awkward college student who becomes smitten with her younger sister's friends. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • CIRCLET PRINCESS TV Anime Trailer Explodes with VR Action

    Adaptation based on DMM's "fighting spirit pretty girl battle RPG" browser game hits Japanese TV on January 08, 2019

    A new key visual and an action-packed new trailer have been published for CIRCLET PRINCESS, an upcoming TV anime based on the "fighting spirit pretty girl battle RPG" browser game by DMM that is set in a near future world where virtual reality combat sports are all the rage. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday December 13, 2018
  • A Somber Journey Begins in Dororo TV Anime Trailer

    Adaptation of unfinished supernatural manga by Osamu Tezuka will be digitally distributed on Amazon Prime Video

    A melancholy new trailer has been published for Dororo, an upcoming TV anime based on the unfinished supernatural manga by Osamu Tezuka about a young man during the Warring States period who attempts to reclaim his original body from 48 demons with the aid of a weaponized prosthetic form and the help of a young thief. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Wednesday December 12, 2018
  • BanG Dream! Celebrates Second Season with New Key Visuals

    Mixed media project combining anime and musical performances returns to Japanese TV in January

    Anime / music mixed media project BanG Dream! is returning to Japanese airwaves soon, and to celebrate the series is rocking out with a set of new key visuals for each of the main bands. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • People and Pets Frolic in New Key Visual for "Dokyonin wa Hiza, Tokidoki Atama no Ue" TV Anime

    New cast members revealed for upcoming adaptation of "healing" manga by Minatsuki and As Futasuya

    A new key visual and four new cast members have been revealed for Dokyonin wa Hiza, Tokidoki Atama no Ue ("My housemate is on my knee, sometimes on my head."), an upcoming TV anime based on the "healing" manga about a shy writer who experiences the joys of living with a pet after adopting a stray cat. Hit the jump to learn more.