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    Friday October 25, 2019
  • Anime's Top 10 Vampires of All Time!

    Getting into the Halloween spirit by taking a look at powerful vampires

    Halloween is almost here and that means it’s time to get in the mood by getting in touch with your inner ghouls and ghosts. But what about vampires? While a pretty popular character type, we feel like there are ten Vampires whose fangs are just a bit sharper than the rest. Curious to see who made our top ten? Get out your garlic and wooden stakes and hit the jump to find out, if you dare!

  • Sunday October 6, 2019
  • Strike the Blood Series Bites Back with Fourth OAV Series

    Ongoing anime adaptation of light novel series kicks off new entries beginning on January 29, 2020

    Finally some news that Strike the Blood fans can sink their teeth into: the anime adaptation based on the series of ecchi action light novels written by Gakuto Mikumo and illustrated by Manyako is continuing with the series of an original story entitled Strike the Blood: Kieta Seisou Hen ("Disappearing Holy Lance Story") as well as a fourth OAV series entitled Strike the Blood IV. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday July 13, 2016
  • Vampires and Monsters Run Wild in "Higanjima Deluxe" Teaser Trailer

    Live-action film based on horror manga by Kōji Matsumoto hits theaters in Japan in October of 2016

    An action-packed new teaser trailer for Higanjima Deluxe, an upcoming live-action film based on the Higanjima horror manga by Kōji Matsumoto, is now available online. Hit the jump to see sword-fighting vampires and CG monsters.

  • Sunday April 10, 2016
  • RUMOR: "Strike the Blood" Event Kindles Hopes For Additional Anime

    Fans anticipate an announcement with the release of the next volume on May 10, 2016

    Japanese fans who attended a recent event for Strike the Blood - a light novel series by Gakuto Mikumo involving vampires, monsters, and high school students - are excited at the possibility that more Strike the Blood anime adaptations may be on the way. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday March 27, 2016
  • Rival Vampires Clash in 2nd "Servamp" Preview Video

    TV anime adaptation of supernatural action manga by Strike Tanaka premieres in July of 2016

    A new preview video for Servamp, a TV anime adaptation based on the supernatural action manga of the same name by Strike Tanaka, is now available online. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Tuesday October 27, 2015
  • "Higanjima" Author Draws Collaboration Illustrations for Guillermo del Toro's "The Strain"

    Illustrations to appear in November 2nd issue of Kodansha's "Weekly Young Magazine"

    Kōji Matsumoto, the author of vampire horror manga Higanjima, has created a series of collaboration illustrations for the Japanese home video release of Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan's horror TV series, The Strain. Hit the jump to be once bitten, twice shy.

  • Monday June 22, 2015
  • Niconico Plans "Blood-C" Marathon for June 28th

    Japanese streaming site will rebroadcast all 12 episodes of controversial TV anime series

    Japanese streaming website Niconico is planning to rebroadcast the entirety of the controversial TV anime, Blood-C. Hit the jump for the details.

  • Saturday March 21, 2015
  • "Jitsu wa Watashi wa" Anime Cast and Staff Announced, Key Visual Released

    An anime based on Eiji Matsuda's vampire romantic-comedy manga is slated for Summer 2015

    The popular manga Jitsu wa Watashi wa is being adapted into an anime for the Summer 2015 season, and the principal cast and staff have been announced. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday February 25, 2015
  • Seven Seas Licenses “My Monster Secret” Manga

    English language release of Eiji Matsuda's vampire romantic-comedy scheduled for 2016

    Eiji Matsuda's popular manga promises love at first bite, and starting in 2016 Seven Seas will help spread the message to the English-speaking world. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday January 26, 2015
  • "Jitsu wa Watashi" Receiving TV Anime Series

    Luckily we didn't have to keep this one a secret

    Eiji Masuda's romantic comedy that features vampires and people who are horrible at keeping secrets, Jitsu wa Watashi, is being adapted into an anime series this year. Hit the jump for more!