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    Wednesday August 5, 2020
  • How Heavy Are the Dumbbells You Lift? TV Anime Opening Theme Muscle Video Squats Past 100 Million Views

    That's some nice side chest!

    While the world is a much different place than it was a year ago when How Heavy Are the Dumbbells You Lift? first broadcast, one thing is for certain, people really love the opening theme song 'Onegai Muscle,' with the 'muscle video' version of the OP hitting a whopping 100 million views on YouTube! Check out the hefty rep after the jump!

  • Friday August 7, 2020
  • FEATURE: Magic, Mecha, and Metaphysics: Remembering GRANBELM

    "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog" checks out a mind-bending original TV anime from the Summer of 2019

    Summer is here, and so its only natural for fans' thoughts to turn to mecha and magical girls, and so "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog" is having its own mini-Summer Revival with a look back at GRANBELM, an original fantasy TV anime from the Summer 2019 season that combines a cute moe aesthetic with a heaping helping of heavy philosophy. Hit the jump to join us on a trip to magical dimensions for a wizard's duel.

  • Thursday May 7, 2020
  • Ride Your Wave Surfs to Bluray and Digital in August of 2020

    GKIDS and Shout! Factory distribute the Masaaki Yuasa / Science Saru anime film on U.S. home video

    Good news for fans of touching romance: Ride Your Wave, the 2019 theatrical anime film directed by Masaaki Yuasa and animated by Science Saru about a young couple falling in love only for their lives to be sidelined by tragedy, is coming to U.S. home video and select digital outlets from GKIDS and Shout! Factory in August of 2020. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday November 13, 2019
  • DR. STONE Anime Celebrates "Good Stone Day" on Twitter

    You can win a special postcard by tweeting and following the official anime account

    November 14 was enacted as "Good Stone Day" by Yamanashi Prefecture's Stone Grinding Cooperative in 1999, because the day can be read as a pun of "I-i-i-shi (1-1-1-4) no hi," a good stone day in Japanese. To celebrate the day, the official Twitter for the ongoing TV anime Dr. STONE posted a special illustration featuring Senku, Chrome, and Gen. Learn more about the memorial campaign after the jump!

  • Friday November 1, 2019
  • World Becomes Chaotic with Mixed Colors in Dr. STONE 2nd Cour OP Song MV by PELICAN FANCLUB

    Shinya Iino-helmed sci-fi adventure is now available on Crunchyroll

    Following the ED song "Yume no Youna" (Like a Dream) by Yusuke Saeki, three-member rock band PELICAN FANCLUB's official YouTube channel has started streaming a full-length music video for their first major single song "Sangenshoku" (Three Primary Colors), the OP theme for the ongoing second cour of the TV anime Dr.STONE. Watch the clip filed with mixed colors after the jump.

  • Monday October 28, 2019
  • Akira Ishida & Aki Toyosaki Join TV Anime DR. STONE as Hyoga & Homura

    Toyosaki: "I am very happy because Homura is my favorite one among the characters."

    The official website for the ongoing TV anime Dr. STONE announced two additional voice cast today: Akira Ishida (Kaworu Nagisa in Neon Geneis Evangelion) as Hyoga, a killer sent from Tsukasa's Empire of Might, and Aki Toyosaki (Yui Hirasawa in K-On!) as Homura, his right-hand person. Read what the two think about their characters after the jump.

  • Friday October 11, 2019
  • TV Anime Dr. STONE Reveals Key Visual for Its 2nd Cour Set in Space

    TMS/8PAN-animated adaptation is now streamed on Crunchyroll

    The official website for the ongoing TV anime adaptation of Riichiro Inagaki (story) and Boichi (art)'s sci-fi adventure manga Dr. STONE has posted a key visual for its second cour with a tagline "Over thousand years of time, May the feeling reach--." See the visual for the new arc set in space after the jump.

  • Thursday October 10, 2019
  • Yusuke Saeki Sings Dr. STONE 2nd Cour ED Song in Dreamy MV

    TMS/8PAN-animated sci-fi adventure is now simulcast on Crunchyroll

    Toho animation's official YouTube channel has started streaming a five-minute full-length music video for 32-year-old singer-songwriter Yusuke Saeki's latest single song "Yume no Youna" (Like a Dream), which is now featured as the second cour ED theme for the ongoing TV anime Dr. STONE. Watch his video performance in the dreamy landscape of the dawn after the jump.

  • Tuesday October 8, 2019
  • Arifureta TV Anime's Two Main VAs Post Happy Comments about Its 2nd Season

    Yue VA Yuuki Kuwahara: "I will be still able to travel with everyone...! I couldn't be happier!"

    Soon after the unexpected announcement in its first season's final 13th episode last night, Toshinari Fukamachi (Hajime Nagumo) and Yuuki Kuwahara (Yue), the two main voice actors of the TV anime Arifureta: From Commonplace to World's Strongest posted their happy comments about its forthcoming second season. Check out what they said after the jump!

  • Tuesday October 1, 2019
  • TV Anime Dr. STONE's 3rd PV for 2nd Cour Introduces New OP & ED Theme Songs

    TMS/8PAN-animated adaptation has been simulcast on Crunchyroll

    Toho animation's official YouTube channel has posted a 50-second third main PV for the ongoing TV anime Dr. STONE introducing its forthcoming second cour's OP song "Sangenshoku" performed by three-member rock band PELICAN FANCLUB and ED song "Yume no Youna" by singer-songwriter Yusuke Saeki. Check out the clip with the new theme songs after the jump!

  • Monday September 23, 2019
  • New Fragrances Inspired by A Certain Scientific Accelerator's Three Characters Soon Available

    TV anime's final 12th episode will be aired on September 27

    Tokyo-based perfume import/sales company Fairy Tail has started accepting pre-orders for three fragrance mists inspired by the main characters from the ongoing TV anime A Certain Scientific Accelerator: Accelerator, Last Order, and Estelle Rosenthal, on its official online store and Amazon Japan. Hit the jump for more detail.

  • Novel Illustrator Kei Draws If It's for My Daughter Anime Blu-ray 3rd Volume Jacket

    The 12-episode TV anime adaptation is now available on Crunchyroll

    After the well-received broadcast of its final 12th episode, the official website for the TV anime adaptation of CHIROLU's fantasy light novel series If It's For My Daughter, I'd Even Defeat a Demon Lord. has revealed a jacket illustration for its Blu-ray third volume. As with the previous two, it is newly drawn by the novel's illustrator Kei. Check out the Blu-ray jacket arts after the jump!