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Anime hit Your Name to get Academy Award-qualifying U.S. theatrical run this year

Move would make <b>Makoto Shinkai’s</b> hit eligible for consideration at February’s <b>Oscar</b> awards, but <b>does it have a chance of winning</b>?<p>The visual and …

Japan's cigarette culture: elderly ramen customer's gesture of courtesy goes up in smoke

Japanese smoking culture thwarts elderly gent’s gesture of courtesy in this sad tale from a ramen restaurant.<p>While the Western world has increasingly …

Japan Box Office: ‘Your Name’ on Top for Sixth Weekend

TOKYO — Makoto Shinkai’s animated smash “Your Name” has won its sixth successive weekend at the Japanese box office. For the Oct. 1-2 frame the …

"Keijo!!!!!!!!" Defends Its Cred as Serious Sports Drama

<i>Keijo!!!!!!!!</i>, an upcoming TV anime adaptation based on an aquatic women's sports manga by Daichi Sorayomi that's so intense that it requires 8 …

Kadokawa Research: Most Anticipated TV Anime of Fall 2016 Top 20

Kadokawa today revealed the top 20 list from its recent research on the fall 2016 TV anime shows that are scheduled to premiere in the coming …

Manga

27 Times People And Food Didn't Mix

Put down the eggs. Slowly.

Onions

Japan Box Office: ‘Your Name’ Heads for Record Books, Wins Fourth Weekend

TOKYO — The smash Makoto Shinkai animation “Your Name” won its fourth successive weekend at the Japanese box office. For the Sept. 17-18 weekend, the …

Animation

Turkey and U.S. at loggerheads over purge of top military officers in wake of coup attempt

Turkey's military formally ousted a large part of its general officer corps Friday for alleged participation in the failed July 15 military coup, and a public clash broke out between the Turkish leadership and senior U.S. security aides who appeared sorry to see the cashiered officers go.<p>Turkish …

South Asia

Famed anime director Makoto Shinkai announces new film, and the trailer is gorgeous 【Video】

Makoto Shinkai’s upcoming <b>your name.</b> is set to take your breath away this summer.<p>Along with Mamoru Hosoda, <b>Makoto Shinkai</b> is among the most …

Mio and Yuki Help Zest Prepare for the Beach Episode

A new visual of <i>Shinmai Maou no Testament</i> (<i>The Testament of Sister New Devil</i>) has been featured as a poster in the November 2015 issue of NyanType. …

Dagashi Kashi Anime Slated for January and Character Designs + Staff Revealed

The official website of the upcoming anime adaptation of Kotoyama’s <i>Dagashi Kashi</i> manga has revealed that the TV anime will be airing from January …

Mio Offers You Something Nice and Sweet in This New Visual

<b>By Swaps4</b> | Anime, Info, Japan, JList, Magazine, Megami, News, Posters | 01 November 2015 | 3 Comments

"Dagashi Kashi" Schedule & Staff Details Announced

New information about the anime adaptation of <i>Dagashi Kashi</i>, a manga by Kotoyama about a young man who is reluctant to inherit the family candy shop, …

Words Can Hurt Far More Than Sticks and Stones

<i>Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day</i> is one of the most depressing and yet ultimately uplifting anime series out there. And now its creators are back …

The Seven Deadly Sins Manga Gets New TV Anime in 2016

Main staff, cast return for more based on Nakaba Suzuki's manga<p>The Heroic Legend of Arslan television anime ended on Sunday with an announcement that …

Shokugeki no Souma Final Anime Episode Delayed by 1 Week

The official website of the anime adaptation of Yuuto Tsukuda and Shun Saeki’s <i>Shokugeki no Souma</i> (<i>Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma</i>) manga has …

Prison School Live-Action Drama Images and Cast Revealed

The official website of the upcoming live-action drama adaptation of Akira Hiramoto’s <i>Prison School</i> (<i>Kangoku Gakuen</i>) manga has launched and revealed …

Seven Seas Adds Masamune-kun's Revenge Manga

High school romantic comedy follows a boy aiming to get revenge on a girl who bullied him<p>Seven Seas Entertainment announced on Friday that it has …

Fairy Tail X Parasyte One-Shot Manga Published

<i>Fairy Tail</i> Author Hiro Mashima recently teamed up for a one-shot based on Hitoshi Iwaaki’s <i>Parasyte</i> manga for the magazine’s October issue of …

Only Yesterday US Release To Feature Star Wars Actresses

GKids will release the English-language remake of <b>Studio Ghibli</b>‘s 1991 anime classic <b>Only Yesterday</b>. Academy Award-winning filmmaker <b>Isao Takahata</b>’s …

Star Wars

I Wouldn't Mind Dropping the Soap in This Prison

A new visual of the anime adaptation of Akira Hiramoto’s <i>Prison School</i> (<i>Kangoku Gakuen</i>) manga has been featured as a poster in the September issue of …

Romance light novels, 'Netoge no Yome wa Onna no Ko ja nai to Omotta?' gets a TV anime

In the wonderful place known as the internet, sometimes, you do not know who is really a guy and who is really a girl, and that is what caused the …

Anime

Ayame Kajou Is on a Streak This Week

Ayame Kajou from the anime adaptation of Hirotaka Akagi’s <i>Shimoneta to Iu Gainen ga Sonzai Shinai Taikutsu na Sekai (Shimoseka)</i> light novel series is …