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    Monday October 19, 2020
  • Your Name Director Makoto Shinkai Comments on Demon Slayer: Mugen Train's Incredible Success

    "How is this possible?" asks one of Japan's biggest anime creators

    Everyone knew that Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba THE MOVIE Mugen Train would be popular when it released in Japanese theaters, but no one could predict this record-breaking amount of success for the anime film. One person who is shocked, but also pleased by the success, is Your Name director Makoto Shinkai. See his first comments on the film after the jump!

  • Thursday August 27, 2020
  • Makoto Shinkai's Weathering With You Gets Audiobook Voiced by Two Original Anime VAs

    The novelization written by the director himself has printed 650,000 copies

    Kadokawa started streaming an audiobook edition of the novelization of Makoto Shinkai's 2019 anime film Tenki no Ko / Weathering With You written by himself via Amazon.com Inc.'s affiliated company Audible, Inc. today on August 28. This is the fifth entry from the "Makoto Shinkai Novel Audiobook Project." Hit the jump for more details.

  • Tuesday July 21, 2020
  • GKIDS Details Extensive 4-Disc Weathering With You Collectors Edition

    Collector's Edition Lives up to the tag with feature-length documentary, interviews, soundtrack and more

    GKIDS has announced the contents of the long-planned Collectors Edition for the most recent Makoto Shinkai film in Weathering With You. This version will be released on November 17th, almost three and a half months after the regular home video and digital edition is released on August 4th. Read on for the details.

  • Thursday July 9, 2020
  • You Can Now Purchase Natsumi's Scooter from Weathering with You for $2,500 USD

    The scooter comes in two models, 50CC and 110CC for you to whizz around in the rain on

    Due to popular demand, Honda and the Weathering with You production committee have teamed up to recreate Natsumi's scooter, based off of Honda's own 'Super Cub' line, from the popular Makoto Shinkai anime film. The scooter comes in two engine sizes, letting young teenagers get away with zipping about through Ikebukuro's backstreets – though I hope they're not being chased! Check out the scooter and more information after the jump!

  • Saturday July 4, 2020
  • Kodansha Comics Licenses Cells at Work! Spinoffs, Weathering with You Manga, and More

    New series coming to print and digital in 2020 and 2021 announced at Anime Expo Lite

    Are you ready to expand your reading list? At today's Make Mine Manga panel at AX Lite, Kodansha Comics rolled out a list of reprints, digital manga, and print comics stretching all the way into next spring. Get the list after the jump!

  • Thursday June 4, 2020
  • Toho Cinemas Re-Open in Tokyo on June 5 with 4K Akira, Weathering with You

    Cinemas in Chiba, Kanagawa, and Saitama also re-open since the State of Emergency was lifted

    With the State of Emergency lifted in Japan, various businesses in the capital city are reopening, with slight changes and various policies to combat the coronavirus (COVID-19). Toho Cinemas, one of the biggest cinema chains in Japan, will be reopening its flagship theaters in Tokyo this week. Go past the jump to see what anime films will be leading the charge and how the chain will be combating the virus.

  • Wednesday June 3, 2020
  • Makoto Shinkai's Weathering with You Anime Film DVD/Blu-Ray Sells Over 100,000 Copies in 1st Week

    Director Shinkai also shows off another change between the theatrical and home releases

    After a great theatrical run in Japanese theaters, raking up an impressive box office, Makoto Shinkai's Weathering with You finally released on DVD and Blu-Ray in Japan last week, giving the film another impressive feat for this torrent of an anime film. Check out how much it sold on DVD/Blu-ray after the jump!

  • Wednesday May 27, 2020
  • Director Makoto Shinkai Shares New and Old Production Secrets on Weathering with You

    The master anime film director also posted the initial story structure for the film

    Weathering with You finally released on Blu-ray and DVD in Japan yesterday and to celebrate the release, director Shinkai went to Twitter to share some very early pre-production and some very late post-production secrets on the film. Check them out after the jump!

  • Tuesday May 26, 2020
  • GKIDS Announces WEATHERING WITH YOU Home Video Release Details

    Latest film from Makoto Shinkai to launch digitally in August

    In a quiet announcement following an equally muted Memorial Day weekend, GKIDS has announced the home video release details for celebrated anime director Makoto Shinkai's most recent film Weathering With You. Read on for the details.