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    Friday May 3, 2019
  • Meet the Japanese Voice Cast for the Detective Pikachu Live-Action Film!

    Hollywood film starring world famous Electric type Pokémon hits Japanese theaters today

    While the U.S. won't see the adventures of a certain investigatory Electric type Pokémon until the official May 10th release, Detective Pikachu hits theaters in Japan today, and now the Japanese voice cast for the film has been revealed. Hit the jump to sneak a pika.

  • Saturday April 13, 2019
  • Rock Band ALEXANDROS Performs Theme Song for Godzilla: King of the Monsters

    Lead singer / guitarist Yoohei Kawakami is big fan of the Big G

    Japanese rock band ALEXANDROS have been tapped to perform an official theme song for the Japanese release of Godzilla: King of the Monsters, the latest entry in the Legendary Pictures / Warner Bros cinematic "Monsterverse" series which features Godzilla, Mothra, King Ghidorah, and Rodan squaring off in a battle of planetary proportions. Hit the jump to learn more. 

  • Monday April 8, 2019
  • Ghosts Get Up Close and Personal in Sadako Live-Action Film Trailer

    New key visual also revealed for latest entry starring the antagonist of the "Ringu / The Ring" horror franchise

    If there's one thing you can count on with respect to specters that wreak vengeance from beyond the grave, it's that they've got no sense of personal boundaries, and such ghastly (ghostly?) behavior is on full display in the newest trailer for Sadako, the latest entry in the venerable Ringu / The Ring franchise of Japanese horror films. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Tuesday March 5, 2019
  • Giant Monsters Clash in Japanese Poster for Godzilla: King of the Monsters

    Latest entry from Legendary Pictures hits theaters in the U.S. and Japan on May 31, 2019

    Godzilla: King of the Monsters, the latest entry in the Legendary Pictures Godzilla series, will soon be stomping to theaters all over the world, and now Japan has revealed a new poster for the film which features Godzilla and King Ghidorah squaring off in the monster-ravaged ruins of Washington, D.C.. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Wednesday February 27, 2019
  • Youtube is More Cursed Than Usual in Sadako Theatrical Film Trailer

    Latest entry featuring primary antagonist of "The Ring" horror film series hits theaters in Japan on May 24, 2019

    Sadako Yamamura, the restless revenant from the Ringu / The Ring film series, is up to her old tricks in a new format, because according to a new trailer published for the upcoming Sadako live-action horror film, it appears that the curse will be spreading through Youtube this time. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Monday February 18, 2019
  • Japan's Most Famous Revenant Returns in Sadako Live-Action Film

    Latest film based on horror novel series by Koji Suzuki hits theaters in Japan on May 24, 2019

    Just when you thought it was safe to enjoy visual media without being attacked by angry ghosts, Japan's favorite restless revenant, Sadako Yamamura, is back again with a new live-action horror movie entitled Sadako that explores the origins of the character. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday January 7, 2019
  • Mecha Drama Explodes in Fafner in the Azure: THE BEYOND Trailers

    Sequel to long-running science fiction TV series will be screened in Japanese theaters beginning in May of 2019

    A trio of trailers have been released for Fafner in the Azure: THE BEYOND, an upcoming TV anime sequel series to the long-running Fafner science fiction / mecha anime franchise, which will debut in Japanese movie theaters beginning in May of 2019. Hit the jump to check them out.

  • Tuesday October 23, 2018
  • Supernatural Everyday Comedy Manga "Ayakashiko" Gets Audio Drama

    Main cast revealed for CD included as a bonus with the Japanese special edition of Volume 6 of Hijiki's manga

    Ayakashiko, a supernatural everyday comedy manga by Hijiki about a human and a bunch of yokai sharing a boarding house in Asakusa, is being adapted into an audio drama that will be included with the special edition of the Japanese release of the sixth volume of the manga. Hit the jump to learn more.