Fans in Japan who missed their chance at seeing the live productions of the Spirited Away stage play will soon have new opportunities to catch up. Hit the jump to learn more.
Nintama Rantaro (known as Ninjaboy Rantaro in English), a popular children's TV anime based on the gag manga by Soubee Amako, has been broadcasting on Japanese TV for nearly 30 years, and to celebrate this milestone, an art exhibition will be held in Tokyo and Osaka in 2023. Hit the jump to learn more.
Originally scheduled to run in July of 2022 but delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a stage play adaptation that serves as a prequel story to the ODDTAXI TV anime is back on track. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new key visual (featuring the main cast in full costume and makeup) has been revealed for FUUTO PI the Stage. Hit the jump to check it out.
It's time to saddle up, because a new key visual, additional staff, and additional cast have all been revealed for Umamusume: Pretty Derby ~Sprinter's Story~, an upcoming stage play adaptation based on the popular mixed media franchise by Cygames that re-imagines famous race horses as horse-girls who love to race. Hit the jump to learn more.
Super Kabuki II (the "II" is pronounced as "Second"), an ongoing project that combines traditional Japanese theater with modern subjects and technological innovations, is adapting a kabuki stage production of the mega-popular Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba TV anime and manga that will run in the Shinbashi Ebujo theater district in Tokyo, Japan in February and March of 2024. Hit the jump to learn more.
Some good new for all you fans that like to see the swift boot of justice delivered to evil-doers: THE KAMEN RIDER 50 YEARS EXHIBITION is heading to Tokyo this coming winter season to celebrate half a century of the beloved tokusatsu superhero franchise created by Shotaro Ishinomori and Toei. Hit the jump to learn more.