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    Tuesday October 2, 2018
  • The 5 Most Loved and Hated Undead in Anime

    According to the fans at Anime-Planet!

    Some people are so unstoppable not even death can slow them down. Others get a bit of help. Undead are among the spookiest residents of your favorite horror movies, so were taking a look at the most recognisable in the first of a special 5-Part series for October. Anime-Planet has put it to a vote to let fans decide which of the unliving they most love and hate, so hit the jump to see the top 5 loved and hated undead in anime!

  • Monday May 15, 2017
  • FEATURE: Creative Spotlight: Mamoru Hatakeyama

    An in-depth look at the director of Shōwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjū, Mamoru Hatakeyama.

    In this week's Creative Spotlight, Brandon looks at Mamoru Hatakeyama, the director behind Shōwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjū. While he's not the most recognizable name in the industry, Hatakeyama is one of the most brilliant storyboard talents currently working on anime. If you're interested to learn more about this director, hit the jump to read more!

  • Saturday March 14, 2015
  • VIDEO: Second Time is a Charm in FUNimation's "Sankarea" Uncut Trailer

    DVD/Blu-ray set planned for March 31st

    Back in 2013, after reviewing materials and finding that they had the broadcast rather than the Japanese home video version, FUNimation decided to issue a recall on the their Sankarea release. The replacement release is now ready, set to be released in an "Uncut" edition on DVD/Blu-ray on March 31st. Get a look at the promo after the jump.

  • Monday July 22, 2013
  • VIDEO: "Sankarea" English Dub Preview

    BD/DVD Combo will be available on October 1st

    Following Kodansha Comics spring launch of the manga version of zombie relationship comedy Sankarea, FUNimation has scheduled an October 1 date for the Blu-ray DVD combo pack. Get a preview oft he English dub and see who's who after the jump.

  • Tuesday June 18, 2013
  • Kodansha Comics Previews North American "Sankarea" Volume 3 Cover

    Volume three of horror comedy ships in time for Halloween

    Last week, Kodansha Comics published the first volume of zombie rom-com manga Sankarea. The think about the Japanese covers is that their bishoujo art focuses on latter part of that formula and not the former. So, the publisher has worked with author Mitsuru Hattori to colorize re-purposed  interior pages and play up the manga's horror elements. Get a preview of their design for volume three after the jump.

  • Saturday June 15, 2013
  • Japanese "Sankarea" Release Packaged With Racy Bathroom Posters

    First volume of manga also released in North America this week

    This week, Kodansha Comics released the first volume of Mitsuru Hattori's Sankarea: Undying Love zombie rom-com manga. Meanwhile, volume eight hit Japan and a bonus for the limited edition is a set of double side bathroom posters, meaning you can hang the pics of the scantily clad girls in your WC without water damaging the decorations. Get a look after the jump.

  • Thursday November 1, 2012
  • Man Arrested for Uploading "Sankarea" & "Eureka Seven: AO"

    Another unemployed man's miserable crime

    On October 30th, Hiroshima Prefectural Police arrested a 45-year-old unemployed man on suspicion of using Share file-sharing software to upload the episodes of the TV anime series Sankarea and Eureka Seven:AO to the internet without the permission from the copyright holders. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Saturday July 28, 2012
  • FUNimation Adds "One Piece: Strong World," "Akira," and Much More

    Roundup of Otakon licenses includes the Fairy Tail film, among others

    FUNimation's Otakon 2012 panel just ended, and the company had plenty to announce as far as licenses and upcoming releases are concerned. License announcements kicked off with Tenchi Muyo! War on Geminar, and then quickly snowballed from there. One Piece, Fairy Tail, Akira, and much more past the jump!

  • Friday April 6, 2012
  • FUNimation Entertainment Announces New Acquisitions at Sakuracon

    Sankarea and Shangri-La added to lineup

    FUNimation Entertainment announced today at Sakuracon it has acquired the broadcast, home entertainment, mobile, and streaming rights to 2 anime series: Sankarea, and Shangri-La.  In addition, FUNimation has acquired the simulcasts rights for Sankarea.  A brief synopsis for each show is listed after the jump.