Friday, March 31, 2017

Bonobono (2016) episode 51


MangaGamer to Release minori's Trinoline, ADELTA's Hashihime of the Old Book Town Visual Novels

Company also announces illustrators Itaru Hinoue, Ran Yamakaze as guests at Anime Expo

Future Card Buddyfight X episode 1


Sentai Filmworks Licenses Tamako Market, Chunibyō, Beyond the Boundary Anime Films

License includes both Beyond the Boundary films

Viz Licenses Children of the Whales, SP Baby, Juni Taisen (Updated)

Also: Death Note all-in-one omnibus, new print/digital manga announcements

Chaos Group Releases V-Ray 3.5 for Maya

Fast adaptive lights and major GPU rendering improvements now available in latest update of Academy Award-winning renderer recently used on ‘The Fate of the Furious,’ ‘Beauty and the Beast,’ and ‘Stranger Things.’ Source

DreamWorks Animation Nabs Rights to Cressida Cowell’s ‘The Wizards of Once’

Author of the ‘How To Train Your Dragon’ book series will once again see one of her captivating fantasy adventure series brought to life by DreamWorks Animation. Source

Anime/Manga/Game Industry Celebrates April Fool's Day 2017 - Part III

It's that time of the year again: the cherry blossoms fall, and the April Fool's pranks fly. Japan's anime, manga and video game industries are fun-loving...

Henson Signs New Broadcast Deals for ‘Splash and Bubbles’ and ‘Dot.’

New broadcast licensing deals for hit preschool underwater CGI-animated adventure series and digital series based on the picture book by Randi Zuckerberg signed with key international partners. Source

Crunchyroll Adds The Silver Guardian Anime Simulcast, Gundam Wing Endless Waltz Film

The Silver Guardian simulcast begins Saturday

Nexon: Kemono Friends App's Return 'is Possible'

A spokesperson for the public relations department of the company Nexon told the IT Media news website on Thursday that the return of the Kemono Friends...

Anime/Manga/Game Industry Celebrates April Fool's Day 2017 - Part II

It's that time of the year again: the cherry blossoms fall, and the April Fool's pranks fly. Japan's anime, manga and video game industries are fun-loving...

Aniplex USA to Simulcast Eromanga Sensei on Crunchyroll, Daisuki, Anime Strike

Also: Kizumonogatari Part 2: Nekketsu Blu-ray slated for May 9

‘We Bare Bears’ Returns to Cartoon Network this April

The New ‘Ben 10,’ ‘Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs,’ ‘Teen Titans Go!,’ and more also premiere. Source

Anime/Manga/Game Industry Celebrates April Fool's Day 2017 - Part I

Arc System Works, Dragon Ball Super, Super Sonico, Fate/Grand Order, Love Live! Sunshine, more

Alice & Zouroku Anime's 2nd Promo Video Previews Opening Song

Anime about girl with powers, stubborn old man premieres April 2

Toonz Media Group Launches Global Gaming Division

Headed by gaming and animation industry veteran Sunil A.P., Toonz Games to create game versions of iconic global IPs ‘Smighties’ and ‘RAT A TAT.’ Source

Yui Ogura, Kaori Ishihara's Yuikaori Voice Actress Unit Ceases Activity

Also: Ishihara changes agencies

Yaoi Finder Manga Parodies Anime Tenchō in Animate Store Newspaper

Animate, one of Japan's most prominent anime, manga, video game, and character goods retailers, is welcoming its 30th anniversary this year. To celebrate...

Adult Swim Greenlights Two New Action-Packed Animated Series

Mondo’s ‘Apollo Gauntlet’ and Stoopid Buddy’s ‘Hot Streets’ set to debut in 2017. Source

4th Symphogear Anime Reveals Title, July Premiere in Video

Returning staff, cast also revealed

Review: ‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’

BioWare’s latest ‘Mass Effect’ franchise release struggles to find its way as a galactic exploration adventure. Source

Schoolgirl Strikers: Animation Channel episode 13


25th Crayon Shin-chan Anime Film's 3 TV Spots Streamed

April 15 film features alien invasion

Takara Tomy's Transformers Designer Hideaki Yoke Retires

Designer helped create Optimas Prime, Perceptor, Scourge, more toys

Youjo Senki episode 12


Sentai Filmworks Adds Armed Girl's Machiavellism TV Anime

Series streams on Amazon's Anime Strike on April 5

Sentai Filmworks Licenses Sagrada Reset TV Anime

24-episode series premieres on Amazon's Anime Strike on April 5

Cheer and Loathing in animation: Episode XIX - Space City Kicks

Every Friday Chris Robinson unleashes improvised and hastily scribbled cheer or loathing on the animation community to be digested, swallowed or... expelled. This week we send some cheer to Holland. Source

Mori no Yousei: Kinoko no Musume episode 13


My Hero Academia Has Over 10 Million Copies in Print

The official Twitter account of the My Hero Academia franchise posted a preview sample on Wednesday of the manga's 13th volume, which ships on April 4....

High School Star Musical OVA episode 2


Sakura Internet episode 1


Attack on Titan Voice Actors Contribute to New Linked Horizon Album

Voices of Levi, Armin to feature on album

Godzilla Anime Film Trilogy's Project Promo Video Shows Concept Art, Interviews Staff

1st film in trilogy opens in November in Japan, streams on Netflix this year

Chi's Sweet Home (2016) episode 25


Boku no Hero Academia 2nd Season episode 00


Ancien and the Magic Tablet Anime Film's Clip Shows Demon Attacking Heartland

Film opened in Japan on March 18 at #9

Boruto 011

A New Mission!! Source

Rurouni Kenshin: Hokkaido Arc Manga's Launch Delayed to Summer

This year's May issue of Shueisha's Jump SQ. magazine is announcing on April 4 that Nobuhiro Watsuki's new Rurouni Kenshin: Hokkaido Arc (Rurouni Kenshin...

Live-Action Hirunaka no Ryūsei Film's English-Subtitled Video Posted

Film opened in Japan on March 24 at #5

Nintendo Switch Sells 500,000 Units in Japan 3 Weeks Faster Than PS4

PS4 took 7 weeks to reach 500,000 mark in 2014

Thursday, March 30, 2017



Otakon to Host Yousei Teikoku as Musical Guest

Big Order, Future Diary performers headed to Anisong World Matsuri on August 11-13

Kuzu no Honkai episode 12


'Puppy Dog Pals' To Premiere April 14 on Disney Channel

Harland Williams’ new animated series will simultaneously launch on Disney Junior app and YouTube. Source

Mind Game Anime Film's Blu-ray Kickstarter Launches, Meets Goal in 1 Day

Anime Limited to release Blu-ray outside of Japan

Attack on Titan Season 2 Listed With 12 Episodes

The official Twitter account for the Attack on Titan anime revealed on Thursday that is planning a total of two Blu-ray Disc and DVD sets for the anime's...

Funimation Reveals 4 More KanColle English Dub Cast Members

Elizabeth Maxwell, Morgan Garrett, Madeleine Morris, Christina Kelly join cast