Tatsuki, the director of Kemurikusa and the first season of Kemono Friends, has once again taken to Twitter to publish a short, summer-themed anime in the Hentatsu series. Hit the jump to check it out.
July 31st is the official birthday for everyone's favorite would-be apprentice ninja, Sotca Luckythar from Hitoribocchi no Marumaruseikatsu, and to celebrate this auspicious occasion, Katsuwo (the original manga author of Hitoribocchi no Marumaruseikatsu) and Yuko Korose (Sotca's voice actress) took to Twitter with cute illustrations wishing Sotca a happy birthday. Hit the jump to check them out.
Today was quite the day on Twitter: just five hours before billionaire flamethrower salesman Elon Musk's black-hearted declaration of love for anime (and subsequent tweets which I think we can all agree would be best forgotten), the Official™ Twitter Account made a bad tweet.
If you need a little sweetness in your life, dig this: Namori, the author of YuruYuri, recently took to Twitter with a sketch of Monaka Yatogame, the titular character of the 4 panel comic turned TV anime Yatogame-chan Kansatsu Nikki, and Masaki Andou, the author of Yatogame-chan Kansatsu Nikki, reacted with utter delight. Hit the jump to learn more.
Most horror writers make us never want to sleep again—but Tomie and Uzumaki creator Junji Ito has the opposite in mind. His comments in a recent interview have made their way to Twitter, and fans are taking them to heart. Get caught up after the jump!
John Oliver, the host of HBO's Last Week Tonight, has found himself in the unlikely position of an Internet feud with an unofficial Japanese mascot character thanks to a segment that aired on Episode 09 of Season 6 of Last Week Tonight. Hit the jump to learn more about this unlikely clash.
The year 2019 marks the 10th anniversary of Cencoroll - a short anime film written, directed, and animated by Atsuya Uki - and to celebrate the festivities a terrestrial TV broadcast on Tokyo MX and a limited-time Twitter campaign have been announced. Hit the jump to learn more.
Manga author Soichiro Yamamoto (KARAKAI JOZU NO TAKAGI-SAN) caused a bit of a stir on Twitter recently with a cryptic Tweet that hints that a new project related to the Teasing Master Takagi-san manga may be in the works for 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.
We live in a world where every day is some kind of minor holiday, but today's a special one: TIGHTS DAY! Hit the jump to check out fan-made masterpieces (and photos, and screenshots, and manga pages... and more) and join the celebration!
Manga artist Toshiya Wakabayashi (Tsuredure Children) has a new 4-panel comic entitled Shiawase Kanako no Koroshiya Seikatsu ("Kanako's Life as an Assassin") about a frustrated office lady stumbling into a new job as a professional hitman, and to celebrate the new work, Wakabayashi has adapted the first chapter into a motion comic using their own voice for all the dialog and sound effects. Hit the jump to learn more.