If you're in Tokyo in March and you get the urge to indulge your inner "Predator", then why not head to the Nicocafe venue to check out the special collaboration cafe themed around the characters of That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime, the TV anime based on the popular series of isekai fantasy light novels written by Fuse and illustrated by Mitz Vah. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new preview video has been published promoting the Japanese Bluray / DVD release of LUPIN THE 3RD GOODBYE PARTNER, the latest TV special in the long-running Lupin III franchise, and it hints at the conflict when Lupin faces off against his greatest foe yet: expert marksman and former-partner-in-crime, Daisuke Jigen! Hit the jump to check it out.
The Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2019 (TAAF 2019 for short) - an industry award show and film festival that recognizes excellence in Japanese TV and film animation - will be held in Tokyo from March 08 - 11, 2019, and now the winners for the Grand Prix and Individual awards have been revealed. Hit the jump to learn more.
Manga author Nio Nakatani (Bloom Into You) is one of the two artists responsible for the main key visuals for "Yuri Fair 2019", an art exhibition that will be held in 5 cities in Japan in March of 2019 and that features some 30 artists celebrating the theme of romantic love between women. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new key visual, a new trailer, and new cast members have been revealed for TRINITY SEVEN: HEAVENS LIBRARY & CRIMSON LORD, an upcoming theatrical anime film that serves as the sequel to the 2017 film, TRINITY SEVEN the Movie: ETERNITY LIBRARY & ALCHEMIC GIRL. Hit the jump to learn more.
Takane & Hana, a romantic comedy manga by Yuki Shiwasu about an unlikely romance between a 16 year old high school student and a 26 year old corporate heir, is being adapted into an eight episode live-action TV drama that will broadcast on Fuji TV's Fuji On Demand service beginning at midnight on March 18, 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new key visual, a new teaser trailer, and the Japanese theatrical release date have all been revealed for TRINITY SEVEN the Movie Part 2, an upcoming anime film that serves as the sequel to the 2017 film, TRINITY SEVEN the Movie: ETERNITY LIBRARY & ALCHEMIC GIRL. Hit the jump to check them out.
Capcom's action-adventure video game series, Devil May Cry, is being adapted into a live-action stage play that will run for 13 performances from March 01 - March 10, 2019, at the Zepp DiverCity venue in Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official movie poster and the Japanese release date have been revealed for the 7th and final Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2202 film (known in Japan as Space Battleship Yamato: Warriors of Love "Nova Chapter") which depicts the final conflict between the crew of the Yamato and Gatlantis, the White Comet Empire. Hit the jump to learn more.
Japanese fans of the Gojira / Godzilla franchise will soon have a chance to prove their bona fides, because Toho Studios is sponsoring the "1st Annual Godzilla Certification Exams" in anticipation of the 65th anniversary of the venerable monster movie film series. Hit the jump to learn more.