Manga

Space Battleship Tiramisu II's 1st Promo Video Reveals More Cast, Theme Song Info

Aya Hisakawa, Megumi Han, Yusuke Shirai cast; 13-episode TV run plus 4 home video segments revealed<p>The official website for the television anime of …

Battleships

Detective Conan Manga Takes 9-Week Hiatus

Creator Gosho Aoyama to conduct research during break<p>This year's 43rd issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine revealed on Wednesday that …

Anime

Right Stuf Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Dub Emma: A Victorian Romance, Release Blu-ray

Project seeks to raise US$$110,000 for 1st BD release for series<p>Right Stuf launched a Kickstarter campaign on Tuesday to create an English-dubbed HD …

Blu-Ray

Colorful Pastrale ~from Bermuda △~ Anime Reveals Cast, Key Visual

Cardfight!! Vanguard spinoff about mermaid idols premieres in January<p>The official Twitter account for the Colorful Pastrale ~from Bermuda △~ …

Anime

Tamiki Wakaki's King of Idol Manga Ends Serialization

Manga by The World God Only Knows creator launched in May 2017<p>This year's 43rd issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine published the last …

Anime Series

Dynamic Chord, Hakata Tonkotsu Ramens Ch. 2 Manga End in October

Both manga launched in G Fantasy last year<p>The October issue of Square Enix's G Fantasy magazine revealed on Tuesday that Shiho Inaba's DYNAMIC CHORD …

Anime

Gift Plus Minus Manga Gets Anime in Anime Beans App

Yuka Nagate's manga about high school organ collector launched in 2015<p>The 13th compiled book volume of Yuka Nagate's Gift Plus Minus manga (seen …

Anime

Final Fairy Tail Anime's New Visual Unveiled

The official website for the "final series" of the television anime adaptation of Hiro Mashima's Fairy Tail manga revealed a new visual for the anime …

Anime

7th Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku Manga Volume Bundles Anime BD in March

20-minute new anime centers on high school days of Kabakura, Hanako<p>Ichijinsha revealed on Tuesday that the seventh volume of Fujita's Wotakoi: Love …

Anime

Mōretsu Atarō Manga by Osomatsu-kun/Tensai Bakabon's Fujio Akatsuka Gets Stage Play

Play based on gag manga opens this December in Tokyo<p>Fujio Akatsuka's Mōretsu Atarō will get a stage play adaptation that will open at the Haiyuza …

Anime

Golden Kamuy Manga Goes Silver to Celebrate Respect for the Aged Day

Respect for the Aged Day, a Japanese holiday that honors senior citizens, fell on September 17 this year. The 15th compiled book volume of Satoru …

Anime

The Royal Tutor Anime Gets All-New Anime Film in February

Film with returning cast, director introduces 2 original "Twin Princes" characters Ivan, Eugene<p>The staff of the The Royal Tutor anime revealed on …

Anime

Late Actress Yuriko Hoshi Plays Role in 'Otō-san, Chibi ga Inakunarimashita' Live-Action Film

Hoshi finished filming scenes for spring 2019 film before her death in May<p>The staff of the live-action film adaptation of Keiko Nishi's Otō-san, …

Anime

Back to the Future Manga by One Punch Man Artist Yuusuke Murata Cancelled

Film's writer Bob Gale would have supervised series, now dropped due to rights issues<p>Manga artist Yuusuke Murata (One-Punch Man, Eyeshield 21) …

Anime

Muraji Ends Majutsushi Orphen Haguretabi - Wa ga Mune de Nemure Bōrei Manga

"Episode 3" of Muragi's Sorcerous Stabber Orphen manga launched in March<p>Muraji published the sixth and final chapter of the Majutsushi Orphen …

Anime

Is the order a rabbit? Anime Gets New OVA in 2019, 3rd Season in 2020

Announced at "Dear My Sister" event on Sunday<p>The "DMS Party" event for the Gochūmon wa Usagi Desu ka?? Dear My Sister anime special announced on …

Anime

Montreal's Otakuthon Reports Attendance of 23,226

Montreal convention Otakuthon reported to ANN that it had a total of 23,226 attendees, based on the number of badges, including guests, exhibitors, …

Anime

Senpai ga Uzai Kōhai no Hanashi Manga's Promo Video Stars Haruka Shiraishi, Takaya Kuroda

Shiro Manta's Senpai ga Uzai Kōhai no Hanashi (Story of a Junior With an Annoying Senior) manga centers on Futaba Igarashi, a worker who is …

Anime

Pop Team Epic Anime Gets April 1 TV Special

2 new "Bob Epic Team" segments also released on Blu-ray this weekend<p>The "Pop Team Epic Special Event" announced in Chiba on Sunday that a new Pop …

Anime Series

Zoids Wild Switch Game Reveals Winter Release, 1st Visual

Takara Tomy revealed on Saturday that its Zoids Wild game for Nintendo Switch is slated for this winter in Japan. The company shared the first …

Anime

'One Piece' is Smashing Sales With its Latest Volume

Eiichiro Oda's <i>One Piece</i> is one of the most popular manga series in Japan and the world at large, but sometimes it's popularity can still take you by …

Comic Books

Manga Answerman - How Come Some Manga Are Still Published "Flopped"?

<b>Why are some manga published in N. America flopped, while most are not?</b><p>Well, let's get our definitions out of the way first: "flopped" manga refers …

Anime

Monster Musume Manga Goes on Hiatus Due to Author's Health

Author does not set return date, plans to focus on recovery<p>Monster Musume manga creator OKAYADO announced on Twitter on Friday that he will take a …

Anime

Tokusatsu Gagaga Manga About Tokusatsu-Loving Woman Gets Live-Action Show

Series premieres in January<p>NHK announced on Tuesday that a live-action television show based on Niwa Tanba's Tokusatsu Gagaga manga will premiere on …

Anime

Gintama Manga Moves to Jump Giga Magazine

Author Hideaki Sorachi to work on manga's ending for "a little while longer"<p>This year's 42nd issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine revealed …

Anime

Gundam Thunderbolt Manga Goes on Hiatus Due to Artist's Health

Yasuo Ohtagaki dealing with inflaming surrounding tendons<p>This year's 19th issue of Shogakukan's Big Comic Superior magazine announced on Friday that …

Anime

Japanese Publisher Prepping for 2nd Christian Light Novel Competition

Last year, Kirishin, Japan's oldest Christian publishing company, launched a label for Christian light novels. The publisher claimed it was the …

Anime

Hifumi's Shijūshichi Taisen Manga Takes Top Prize in Web Manga General Election

Uramichi Oniisan, Oji-sama to Neko round out top three<p>pixiv and Nippon Shuppan Hanbai, Inc's "Web Manga General Election" announced its winners on …

Elections

Natsume's Book of Friends Anime Film Previewed in Long Trailer

Film with original story opens in Japan on September 29<p>Aniplex began streaming a long trailer on Friday for Natsume Yūjin-Chō: Utsusemi ni Musubu …

Anime

Live-Action Antiquarian Bookshop Biblia's Case Files Film's 2 Short Trailers Streamed

Film opens on November 1<p>The official website for the live-action film of En Mikami's Antiquarian Bookshop Biblia's Case Files (Biblia Kosho-dō no …

Anime