Yuu Toyota's boys' love josei manga Cherry Magic! Thirty Years of Virginity Can Make You a Wizard?! is once more being adapted into a live-action TV drama, this time in Thailand with an adaptation entitled Cherry Magic 30 Yang Sing. Run on for more.
A new key visual, new cast members, and new Japanese broadcast details have been revealed for the upcoming third season of Thus Spoke Kishibe Rohan. Hit the jump to learn more.
Seiyuu ga Kataru Kowai Hanashi ("Scary Stories Spoken by Voice Actors"), a live-action TV drama featuring popular male voice actors telling tales of spine-tingling terror, is returning to Mainichi Broadcasting System and Youtube for a third season in November of 2022. Hit the jump to learn more.
Tokusatsu TV shows may make you feel like a kid at heart, but only grown-ups can appreciate a new line of adult fashion goods that celebrate the 55th anniversary of Ultra Seven, the second superhero TV show in the long-running Ultra series by Tsuburaya Productions. Hit the jump to learn more.
Some quick news for all you Ultraman fans out there: Shin Ultraman, the live-action theatrical film directed by Shinji Higuchi and written / produced by Hideaki Anno that puts a modern spin on the beloved tokusatsu superhero character from Tsuburaya Productions, will begin distribution in Japan on Amazon Prime Video on November 18, 2022. Hit the jump to learn more.
Good news for all you tokusatsu fans out there: Shin Ultraman - the 2022 live-action theatrical film directed by Shinji Higuchi, written / produced by Hideaki Anno, and featuring Tsubaraya Productions' legendary tokusatsu superhero - has confirmed that it has plans in the works for international theatrical distribution for the film in 37 countries in Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Europe, North America, and South America beginning on September 1st with screenings in Singapore. Hit the jump to learn more.
Heads up, tokusatsu fans! New information has been revealed about Kamen Rider Geats, the newest entry in the long-running special effects action / superhero TV series franchise created by Shotaro Ishinomori and produced by Ishimori Productions, TV Asahi, and ADK Emotions. Hit the jump to learn more.
The live-action film adaptation of Non Tamashima's romance shoujo manga Moekare wa Orange-iro / My Boyfriend in Orange was released in 223 theaters across Japan on July 8, then earned a modest 167 million yen (1.31 million USD) on its first Saturday and Sunday, making its fourth place debut in the weekend box office ranking. Hit the jump for more details.
To remind people that the final Fullmetal Alchemist live-action film, Fullmetal Alchemist: Final Transmutation, is currently playing in theaters across Japan, Warner Bros. Japan released five minutes from the film, showcasing a scene where the entire story begins. Go past the jump to check it out!
Great news for fans of special effects action: Shout! Factory is publishing a North American Blu-ray release of Kamen Rider Kuuga, the much beloved 2000 - 2001 live-action tokusatsu TV series from Ishimori Production and Toei, in September of 2022 through their TokuSHOUTsu label. Hit the jump to learn more.
Some quick news for all you fans of giant monster action: the release date has been revealed for next "MonsterVerse" film from Legendary Pictures and Warner Bros. Entertainment, an as-yet-untitled sequel to the 2021 Godzilla vs. Kong film. Hit the jump to learn more.
A dynamic new key visual has been revealed for Ultraman Decker, the latest entry in the long-running live action tokusatsu superhero series featuring benevolent extraterrestrial beings helping to protect humanity from galaxy-spanning threats. Hit the jump to check it out.
The official website for the forthcoming live-action film adaptation of Non Tamashima's romance shoujo manga My Boyfriend in Orange has posted a special collaboration music video that combines scenes from the manga with those from the film. Watch the clip featuring the theme song "Orange kiss" by Snow Man after the jump!