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    Wednesday September 2, 2020
  • Family is Peak Cringe in Ani ni Tsukeru Kusuri wa Nai! TV Anime Trailer

    Adaptation based on Chinese web comic returns to TOKYO MX for a 4th season in October of 2020

    Being family is tough work for a foolish older brother and a temperamental younger sister in a new preview video for the 4th season of Ani ni Tsukeru Kusuri wa nai! ("There's No Cure for My Elder Brother!"), a short form TV anime based on the popular Chinese web comic by You Ling about a pair of siblings who attend the same school together. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Wednesday July 1, 2020
  • Co-workers Get Ornery in My Senpai Is Annoying TV Anime Adaptation

    Doga Kobo handles animation production for adaptation of Shiromanta's popular web comic & manga

    Head's up, fans of office comedy and romance! My Senpai is Annoying (known in Japan as Senpai ga Uzai Kouhai no Hanashi), a web comic by Shiromanta about a feisty young office lady who begins to fall for her overbearing superior at work, is being adapted into a TV anime. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday June 18, 2020
  • Big Brother Strikes Back in Ani ni Tsukeru Kusuri wa nai! TV Anime Season Four

    Adaptation based on sibling rivalry manhua web comic by Lou Ling returns to Tokyo MX in October of 2020

    Good news for fans of not-so-friendly sibling rivalry: Ani ni Tsukeru Kusuri wa nai! ("There's No Cure for My Elder Brother!"), an ongoing TV anime adaptation based on the manhua webcomic by You Ling about a younger sister constantly dealing with her older brother's foolish antics, is returning to TOKYO MX for a fourth season in October of 2020. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday June 20, 2019
  • Sibling Rivalry Returns for Third Season in Ani ni Tsukeru Kusuri wa nai! TV Anime

    Rareko writes and directs ongoing adaptation of popular Chinese web comic about a foolish brother and his angry sister

    Ani ni Tsukeru Kusuri wa nai! ("There's No Cure for My Elder Brother!"), a short form TV anime based on the popular web comic by You Ling about a foolish older brother whose antics constantly drive his younger sister ballistic, is returning to Tokyo MX for a third season in October of 2019. Hit the jump to learn more. 

  • Sunday June 9, 2019
  • Two More Actors Bust Some Rhymes in "Da rapper bites and becomes a rapper" TV Drama

    Two-part adaptation based on rap battle survival horror LINE manga by Teikoku Inka hits TV Asahi in July of 2019

    Two more cast members have caught rap fever after joining the cast of Rapper ni Kamaretara Rapper ni Naru (localized as "Da rapper bites and becomes a rapper"), an upcoming 2-part live-action TV drama based on the LINE manga by Teikoku Inka about a mysterious virus that turns anyone exposed to it into a free-styling, sick rhyme dropping rapper. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday May 21, 2019
  • Rap Battle Survival Horror Manga Inspires Live-Action TV Drama

    Fuka Koshiba stars in adaptation based on LINE comic by Teikoku Inka

    Everyone knows that if you're bitten by a rapper, you become a rapper, and now a two-part live-action TV drama inspired by Teikoku Inka's LINE manga Rapper ni Kamaretara Rapper ni Naru Manga (localized as "Da rapper bites and becomes a rapper") is heading to TV Asahi in July to further illustrate this point. Hit the jump to free-style like your life depends on it.

  • Wednesday November 28, 2018
  • Pop Team Epic Tries Its Hand at Smart Phone Gacha Gaming

    "Takeshobo Quest: Pop Team Epic Assaults" is available now on Android and iOS

    The TV anime adaptation of Pop Team Epic, the bizarre 4-panel comic by self-professed "crappy manga boy" Bkub Okawa, may have concluded its run, but Popuko and Pipimi are not content to stay put, and now they're bringing their weird brand of anarchic anti-humor to a new medium: smart phone gacha gaming. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday September 16, 2018
  • Pop Team Epic Threatens TV Special Return on April Fool's Day

    I'm not upset.

    Announced at the "POP CAST EPIC!!" special event which ran from September 15 - 16, 2018, at the Makuhari Messe convention center in Chiba and then later confirmed on the TV anime's official Twitter account, the description-defying nonsense that is Pop Team Epic is returning to Japanese TV for an all-new TV special on April 01, 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday March 6, 2018
  • "SNS Police" TV Anime Begins Patrolling Tokyo MX on April 08, 2018

    New cast members announced for adaptation based on Kappy's web-manga about imaginary police force for social media

    SNS Police, an upcoming TV anime based on the web-manga by Kappy about a fictional police force that keeps the peace on social networks such as Facebook and Twitter, will serve and protect on Tokyo MX beginning on April 08, 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday January 21, 2018
  • "Pop Team Epic" TV Anime Event Proves Too Popular for Akihabara

    Free giveaway at Animate Akihabara store was called off early by the cops for over-crowding

    Life continues to imitate art in unexpected ways, because a recent flash event held in Akihabara for the Pop Team Epic TV anime drew so much attention from adoring fans that the cops had to come in and break it up. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Sunday January 14, 2018
  • Check Out Sumire Uesaka's Music Video for the "Pop Team Epic" OP

    Single to be released in Japan on January 31 comes in first print run, regular, and limited edition anime versions

    The official music video has been released for "POP TEAM EPIC", the opening theme for the TV anime adaptation of Bkub Okawa's surreal 4-panel gag comic, Pop Team Epic, and like everything related to the adventures of small girl Popuko and tall girl Pipimi, it's a bit on the weird side. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Wednesday November 29, 2017
  • "Pop Team Epic" Reveals Voices of Tall Girl and Small Girl

    Mikako Komatsu and Sumire Uesaka join the cast of TV anime based on cult web comic by Bkub Okawa

    The wait is finally over! The main voice cast has been revealed for Pop Team Epic, an upcoming TV anime based on the wildly popular (and regularly bizarre) web comic by Bkub Okawa. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday November 15, 2017
  • Romance Refuses to Take Root in "Sasaki and Miyano" Audio Drama

    BL ("boys life") web comic by Syou Harusono is published on the Comic Pixiv website

    Sasaki and Miyano, a popular BL ("boys life") web manga by Syou Hasuno, is being adapted into an original audio drama that will be included with the February issue of Media Factory's Monthly Comic Gene manga magazine, which will be released in Japan on January 15, 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday November 14, 2017
  • "Pop Team Epic" Anime Seeks 2 Human-Powered Copy-Pasters

    Applicants can seek part-time job making custom, oversized Sticky Notes to decorate the King Records offices

    Weird web comic turned equally weird anime Pop Team Epic is keeping the weirdness flowing by looking for a pair of part-time workers who will perform the role of "human-powered copy-pasters" for a one-day gig in December of 2017. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday November 1, 2017
  • "Pop Team Epic" Dresses Up Fancy in New Key Visual

    TV anime based on surreal 4-panel comic by Bkub Okawa begins broadcasting in Japan in January of 2018

    Halloween may be over this year, but that hasn't stopped Pop Team Epic, an upcoming TV anime based on the anarchic web comic by Bkub Okawa, from engaging in a little costumed madness with a new key visual. Hit the jump to check it out.