Natsuki Hanae (Tanjirō Kamado in Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba) and Kensho Ono (Subaru Mikazuki in My Roommate is a Cat) may have carved their niche in the world of Japanese voice acting, but when it comes to playing third-person shooter battle royale video games, they've still got a lot of work to do, or at least that's the impression given by a recent cooperative "Let's Play" video of the two getting walloped in PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds. Hit the jump to check it out.
Luminary Tears (known in Japan as Mahou no Lumitear), a short form web anime based on the cute toy line from Bandai Candy, is making the jump from Youtube to Japanese airwaves, because the entire 10 episode series will broadcast as part of the "Chara Suta" corner of TV Tokyo's Oha Suta children's variety TV program. Hit the jump to learn more.
As previously reported, Virtual Youtuber / rogue artificial intelligence Kizuna AI teaming up with Nissin Foods to promote their line of Cup Noodle instant ramen meals, and now the results of that collaboration can be seen in a thirty second TV commercial that features Kizuna AI touring a miso fermentation storehouse. Hit the jump to learn more.
Some quick news for all you fans of noodles and Virtual Youtubers out there: not to be outdone by Kaguya Luna's passion for yakisoba, virtual Youtuber / rogue artificial intelligence Kizuna AI is teaming up with Nissin Foods to advertise for their Cup Noodle line of instant ramen meals. Hit the jump to learn more.
Toei Animation has published a special promo video for Survival, a series of Korean kids comic books produced by Gomdori co. and illustrated by Hong Jong-hyun that combine science education with action-adventure to teach children about subjects like exotic environments, amazing animals, and the wonderful workings inside the human body. Hit the jump to learn more.
Phantasy Star Online 2 Comic, an official web manga by Pekeko about the laidback lives of characters within the Phantasy Star Online 2 MMORPG universe, has been adapted into a web anime series entitled Anime PSO2 Comi that will feature new episodes released to Youtube on Tuesdays. Hit the jump to learn more.
The boys of iDOLiSH7 and TRIGGER are back! The dueling idol groups' stories continue in iDOLiSH7 Vibrato, a YouTube Original airing on the Bandai Namco Arts Channel. Check out screenshots and a new trailer after the jump!
Fight League: Gear Gadget Generators, a web anime based on the smart phone game by XFLAG, is gearing up for some heavy metal action with a new teaser trailer. Hit the jump to check it out.
YouTube and Shogakukan have teamed up to fight off an unexpected form of manga piracy. The strategy, recently used on the series Ushijima the Loan Shark, has required the companies to clarify their definitions of piracy even further. What's happening? Get the story after the jump.
Fight League, a smart phone battle game developed by XFLAG, is getting adapted into an anime entitled Fight League: Gear Gadget Generators that will be streamed on Youtube. Hit the jump jump to learn more.
Heart-sama has found his voice! A new VTuber is joining the brawl, this time in the form of Heart from Fist of the North Star. Watch his debut vid after the jump!
Beloved Sanrio mascot character and kawaii culture juggernaut Hello Kitty is throwing her hat into the Virtual Youtuber ring with a new, official Youtube channel. Hit the jump to learn more.