A new key visual has Midoriya and his friends dressed to the nines for the "My Hero Academia Wind Orchestra Concert", a concert event that celebrates the music of My Hero Academia. Hit the jump to check it out.
In Japan, scary stories are a summertime tradition, and this idea also extends to art exhibitions about supernatural horror manga, because a new installation celebrating Shinichi Koga's Eko Eko Azarak is coming soon to the Animanga Zingaro venue in Nakano, Tokyo, Japan. Hit the jump to learn more.
There's murder and mayhem hiding just beneath the glitzy surface of Kabukicho in a new trailer for Kabukicho Sherlock, an upcoming original TV anime that re-imagines the characters of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic detective stories as modern day sleuths prowling the shadows of Tokyo's "Sleepless Town". Hit the jump to check it out.
Great news for tokusatsu fans! According to exclusive reporting from SciFi Japan, Mill Creek Entertainment has struck a deal with Tsuburaya Productions to deliver the entire Ultraman series - over 1100 TV episodes and 20 films - to U.S. audiences via home video releases and digital distribution, and the whole thing kicks off with regular and "steelbook" Bluray releases for Ultra Q and Ultraman that are scheduled for October of 2019. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Tohoku region of Japan is still recovering from the damage wrought by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami that devastated the area, and now manga author Naoki Urasawa (Pluto, 20th Century Boys) and actor Toshiaki Karasawa (the 20th Century Boys live-action films) are teaming up for a unique charity event to provide relief for Miyagi Prefecture: a classic car rally. Hit the jump to learn more.
If you haven't yet had a chance to experience the magic of Kiki's Delivery Service on the silver screen, then GKIDS and Fathom Events have got you covered with three upcoming screenings of the film in select U.S. theaters in late July of the 2019 as part of their year-long "Studio Ghibli Fest 2019" celebrations. Hit the jump to learn more.
Head's up, all you hardware maniacs and software fanatics! Archipel, a Youtube channel dedicated to documentary-style coverage of Japanese culture, has released a two-part retrospective that celebrates the 20th anniversary of SEGA's much-beloved Dreamcast home video game console by interviewing the creators of some of the system's most iconic games. Hit the jump to check it out.
An action-packed new trailer has been published for HUMAN LOST, a science fiction theatrical anime film inspired by Ningen Shikkaku, Osamu Dazai's classic modern literature novel about extreme social alienation. Hit the jump to check it out.
What do you get when you cross The Bachelorette with In Search of... in animated form? Probably something like Koi to Producer ~EVOLxLOVE~, an upcoming TV anime based on the otome game by Papergames about a young woman who takes over the production of a TV show about people with psychic powers after her father suddenly dies. Hit the jump to learn more.
Twelve (count `em, twelve!) more cast members have been revealed for Hoshiai no Sora, an upcoming original sports TV anime about a group of young men experiencing the joys and frustrations of doubles tennis in a dysfunction high school soft tennis club. Hit the jump to learn more.
Good news for all you fans of handsome dudes crooning cool tunes: mixed media project IDOLiSH7 is returning for a second anime season in 2020. Hit the jump to learn more.
Head's up, kitty lovers: voice actress Yuka Morishima has joined the cats - er, I mean the "cast" - of Nekopara, an upcoming TV anime based on the visual novel-series by NEKO WORKS about humans and cat girls living and working together. Hit the jump to learn more.
It's hard to be the eighth in line to inherit the mantle of an aristocratic house, especially if you're magically gifted and also the reincarnation of a Japanese salaryman, or at least that's the premise in the new teaser trailer for Hachinan-tte, Sore wa Nai Deshou! ("The 8th son? Are you kidding me?"), an upcoming TV anime based on a series of isekai fantasy light novels. Hit the jump to learn more.
Anime Expo 2019 has been packed full of interesting announcements, and now we've got a round-up of the new and cool things coming from RightStuf and Nozomi Entertainment, including license rescues, special edition Bluray releases, and more. Hit the jump to learn the details.
Two more cast members have been revealed for Ahiru no Sora, an upcoming TV anime based on the basketball manga by Takeshi Hinata about a small player with a big heart who longs to turn his high school's hooligan-run basketball club into a winning team. Hit the jump to learn more.