What hope does a small band of exiled criminals stand against the full might of the Mongol horde? Find out as "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog" examines Angolmois: Record of Mongol Invasion, a 2018 TV anime and the latest entry in the Summer 2018 Revival. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new preview video has been published and the opening theme song performers have been revealed for The Seven Deadly Sins: Wrath of the Gods, the fourth installment in the animated adaptation based on Nakaba Suzuki's popular shonen fantasy adventure manga about a group of powerful knights-in-exile defending their kingdom from demonic threats. Hit the jump to learn more.
Three more cast members are joining the corporate jungle in African Officer Worker (known as Africa no Salaryman in Japan, and alternatively as Businessmen in Africa in English), an upcoming TV anime based on the manga by Gamu that re-imagines animals native to the African continent as white collar employees in a Japanese-style business. Hit the jump to learn more.
The TV anime adaptation of We Never Learn: BOKUBEN, Taishi Tsutsui's romantic comedy manga about a tutor trying to teach two brilliant but inept students, is returning to Japanese TV for a second season in October 2019, and now a new trailer hints at all of the upcoming romantic antics. Hit the jump to check it out.
The ending theme song performers have been revealed for Special Crime Investigation Unit - Special7 (known in Japan as Keishichō Tokumu-bu Tokushu Kyōaku-han Taisaku-Shitsu Dai-Nana-ka -Tokunana-), an upcoming original TV anime about an elite squad of police officers tasked with fighting organized crime in an alternate, near-future Tokyo. Hit the jump to learn more.
As previously reported, voice actress Kana Motomiya has graduated from her role as the voice of Fennec in the Kemono Friends Project - a mixed media project that includes anime, video games, and live music performances - and now voice actress Akane Misaka of Pro-Fit will be taking over the role going forward. Hit the jump to learn more.
Heads up, all you sports drama fans! A new key visual has been published for Ahiru no Sora, an upcoming TV anime based on the basketball manga by Takeshi Hinata about a plucky but short-statured player who wants to turn his high school basketball club into a winning team. Hit the jump to check it out.
The ending theme song performer has been revealed for Assassins Pride, an upcoming TV anime based on the series of fantasy light novels written by Kei Amagi and illustrated by Nino Ninomoto about a young woman from a family of aristocrats who is tasked with protecting the people from monsters despite not being gifted with the magical powers of her predecessors. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Fall 2019 anime season looks to be locked-and-loaded, because eight new cast members and the ending theme song performer have been revealed for No Guns Life, an upcoming TV anime based on the hard-boiled science fiction seinen manga by Tasuku Karasuma about a cyborg private eye with a gun for a head. Hit the jump to learn more.
The opening and ending theme song performers and the Japanese TV schedule have been revealed for Phantasy Star Online 2: Episode Oracle, an upcoming TV anime based on the MMORPG-version of Sega's long-running Phantasy Star series of science fiction / fantasy role-playing video games. Hit the jump to learn more.
Previously screened exclusively at the Comiket 96 summer fan-comics event, a new teaser trailer is now available online for Azur Lane, an upcoming TV anime based on the smash-hit smart phone game by Shanghai Manjuu and Xiamen Yongshi that re-imagines WWII era warships as cute girls. Hit the jump to check it out.
Seiyuu Danshi Desu ga...? ("Even Though I'm a Male Voice Actor...?"), a variety TV program that features male voice actors training, working, and undertaking various physical challenges, is celebrating its 5th anniversary with the announcement of an upcoming theatrical film that will hit Japanese cinemas in 2020. Hit the jump to learn more.
Haikyu!!, the TV anime based on the popular volleyball manga by Haruichi Furudate, is returning to Japanese TV for a fourth season in January of 2020, and a new cast member, the Japanese TV schedule, and a new key visual for the upcoming Haikyu!! Riku vs. Kuu original animation video have been revealed. Hit the jump to learn more.
New York-based film distributors GKIDS has published a hot new English-subtitled trailer for PROMARE, the first feature length anime theatrical film from director Hiroyuki Imaishi and Studio TRIGGER. Hit the jump to check it out.
Surf's up, dudes! At the "WAVE!! Wonderful Party 1st Event" held at the Ichikawa City Cultural Hall venue on August 17, 2019, LOVE&ART's mixed media project WAVE!! announced that both a smart phone game and an anime adaptation are in-development. Hit the jump to learn more.