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    Sunday August 21, 2022
  • REVIEW: Re:cycle of Penguindrum Part 2 Is An Exhausting Way to Experience One of Anime’s Greatest Stories

    The second Penguindrum film opened in Japan on July 22

    Inspired by the name of the final episode of the Penguindrum TV anime series – but with a little more emphasis on who loves who – the Re:cycle of Penguindrum “Boku wa Kimi wo Aishiteru (I love you)” anime film takes everything loved about the series and crams it into a two-hour film. For better or worse. Find out which after the jump!

  • Wednesday July 6, 2022
  • New RE:cycle of the PENGUINDRUM Trailer Dives Deep Into 2nd Anime Film's Penguin Lore

    The 2nd RE:cycle of the PENGUINDRUM film opens in Japan on July 22

    The second RE:cycle of the PENGUINDRUM anime film will be gracing Japanese theaters later this month, concluding the duology of films that retells the story seen in the original Penguindrum (known as Mawaru Peguindum in Japan) TV anime. To celebrate the upcoming release, a new trailer was released, which can be seen after the jump!

  • Friday May 27, 2022
  • REVIEW: Re:cycle of Penguindrum Part 1 Rocks On With the Same Story And Upgraded Animation

    The 1st Mawaru Penguindrum compilation anime film opened in Japan on April 29

    Eleven years ago saw the return of acclaimed anime director Kunihiko Ikuhara to the anime space and the beginning of a new era of Ikuni with the Mawaru Penguindrum TV anime. Now in 2022, in celebration of the 10th anniversary broadcast of the series, it has been compiled into two films under the title Re:cycle of Penguindrum. Read our review of the film after the jump!

  • Wednesday May 11, 2022
  • 1st RE:cycle of the PENGUINDRUM Anime Film Gets Special Trailer Revealing More New Footage

    The first RE:cycle opened in Japan on April 29

    The first RE:cycle of the PENGUINDRUM anime film opened in Japanese theaters on April 29 and has taken viewers on another train trip through the wild ride that is the original Penguindrum TV anime story. A new trailer for the first part was released today, which can be seen after the jump!

  • Thursday April 28, 2022
  • 2nd RE:cycle of the PENGUINDRUM Anime Film Arrives in Japanese Theaters on July 22

    The first part of the two-part compilation film released today in Japan

    With the release of the first part of the RE:cycle of the PENGUINDRUM anime film duology released today in limited theaters across Japan today, the 10th-anniversary production revealed that the second part will be released in Japan on July 22, alongside a visual for the second part. Hop past the jump to learn more!

  • Friday April 15, 2022
  • PENGUINDRUM Announces Cast and Director Reunion Stream, Theater Gift Art

    Kunihiko Ikuhara and lead voice cast will take to YouTube next week

    It's all about to get a bit weird again when RE:cycle of the PENGUINDRUM hits theaters later this month. But first, director Kunihiko Ikuhara and the lead cast will be teaming up for an anniversary reunion stream. Plus, exclusive gift art for theatergoers has been unveiled. See it after the jump!