Hachinan-tte, Sore wa Nai Deshou! ("The Eight Son, That Can't be Right!") - a fantasy light novels series written by Y.A and illustrated by Choco Fuzi about an ordinary salaryman who finds himself in the body of a 5 year magical prodigy from an impoverished noble family - is getting an anime adaptation. Hit the jump to learn more.
Animation studio Doga Kobo has dialed up the settings to MAXIMUM CUTENESS in a new trailer for Watashi ni Tenshi ga Maiorita! ("An Angel Swooped Down on Me!"), an upcoming TV anime based on the 4-panel sketch comedy manga by Nanatsu Mukunoki about a socially awkward college student who becomes smitten with her younger sister's friends. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new key visual and an action-packed new trailer have been published for CIRCLET PRINCESS, an upcoming TV anime based on the "fighting spirit pretty girl battle RPG" browser game by DMM that is set in a near future world where virtual reality combat sports are all the rage. Hit the jump to learn more.
A melancholy new trailer has been published for Dororo, an upcoming TV anime based on the unfinished supernatural manga by Osamu Tezuka about a young man during the Warring States period who attempts to reclaim his original body from 48 demons with the aid of a weaponized prosthetic form and the help of a young thief. Hit the jump to check it out.
A jazzy new trailer has been published for Meiji Tokyo Renka, an upcoming TV anime based on the otome romance game by Broccoli about a high school girl who becomes the object of affection for a bunch of handsome historical figures when she accidentally time-travels back to Tokyo during the Meiji Era. Hit the jump learn more.
A new key visual, the main staff, the main cast, and the Japanese theatrical release date have been revealed for Tenki no Ko: Weathering With You, the latest work from director Makoto Shinkai (your name.) and studio CoMix Wave Films, which tells the story of a boy and a girl forging their own destiny in a world where the harmony of the weather has been disrupted. Hit the jump to learn more.
Surf's up! New staff members and the theatrical release date have been revealed for Kimi to, Nami ni Noretara ("If I Could Ride a Wave with You"), the latest animated film from director Masaaki Yuasa (Devilman Crybaby) and studio Science Saru (Lu Over the Wall). Hit the jump to learn more.
Anime / music mixed media project BanG Dream! is returning to Japanese airwaves soon, and to celebrate the series is rocking out with a set of new key visuals for each of the main bands. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new key visual and four new cast members have been revealed for Dokyonin wa Hiza, Tokidoki Atama no Ue ("My housemate is on my knee, sometimes on my head."), an upcoming TV anime based on the "healing" manga about a shy writer who experiences the joys of living with a pet after adopting a stray cat. Hit the jump to learn more.
A teaser trailer and the adjusted Japanese broadcast schedule have been revealed for Rainy Cocoa side G, the 5th season of the Rainy Cocoa TV anime which focuses on Yohko Amami, the daughter of the owner of the Rainy Color cafe. Hit the jump to learn more.
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.
"You're a lizard, Harry!" Well, maybe not a lizard and maybe not Harry, but a half-dragon girl and a human princess will make friends soon, because the Japanese broadcast schedule has been revealed for Manaria Friends, an upcoming short form TV anime based on the popular expansion to the Rage of Bahamut social card-battle game by Cygames. Hit the jump to learn more.
Sad news for fans of idols and action: the Japanese broadcast of the fifth season of Symphogear (known in Japan as Senki Zesshō Symphogear XV) has been delayed from it's originally scheduled debut in April of 2019 until July of 2019. Hit the jump for details.
A new key visual and a new trailer have been published for Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac, an upcoming 3DCG anime based on the mythology-themed shonen action manga by Masami Kurumada that will be streamed on Netflix in territories worldwide in 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.
Hachigatsu no Cinderella Nine ("Cinderella Nine in August"), an upcoming TV anime based on the baseball / light novel simulator smart phone game of the same name, has revealed a new cast member and the anime character designs for the main characters. Hit the jump to learn more.