Friday, June 30, 2017

HIDIVE Reveals International Streaming Territories, Debut Dates For Princess Principal, Hitorijime My Hero, Vatican Miracle Examiner Anime


All 3 series to stream outside of U.S. http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-07-01/hidive-reveals-international-streaming-territories-debut-dates-for-princess-principal-hitorijime-my-hero-vatican-miracle-examiner-anime/.118270

Full Metal Panic! Invisible Victory Anime Premieres in Spring 2018


Series was originally slated to premiere this fall http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-07-01/full-metal-panic-invisible-victory-anime-premieres-in-spring-2018/.118269

Crunchyroll to Stream Knight's & Magic Anime


Series premieres on Sunday http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/crunchyroll-to-stream-knight-and-magic-anime/.118267

Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Manga Gets Digital English Release With Print Version Listed


Kindle, Comixology released 1st volume on Friday, 1st volume's print version listed for November 14 http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/cardcaptor-sakura-clear-card-manga-gets-digital-english-release-with-print-version-listed/.118268

WTF Fridays: WTF IS THAT THING


WTF Fridays: WTF IS THAT THING screenshot

http://www.japanator.com/wtf-fridays-wtf-is-that-thing-35720.phtml

Kirakira Precure a la Mode Film Reveals Poster Visual, October 28 Debut


Streets of Paris turn to sweets in upcoming film http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/kirakira-precure-a-la-mode-film-reveals-poster-visual-october-28-debut/.118265

KADOKAWA Booth Stage Details at Anime Expo 2017


Details about booth stage with special guests & merchandise information June 29th, 2017 KADOKAWA CORPORATION, the Japanese publisher & anime company, known... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/press-release/2017-06-30/kadokawa-booth-stage-details-at-anime-expo-2017/.118250

SaikouCon 2017 Welcomes Voice Actor Greg Houser as Guest of Honor


Convention also welcomes WildSpice Cosplay as Special Guest 6/29/17 Allentown, PA – SaikouCon, which means "best convention", is the large scale, annual... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/press-release/2017-06-30/saikoucon-2017-welcomes-voice-actor-greg-houser-as-guest-of-honor/.118249

Wonderland Dreams: New Expansion Released For SHADOWVERSE


Fans of the smash hit CCG from Cygames will get TEN card packs to celebrate the launch of the latest card expansion TOKYO – June 29, 2017 – Japanese game... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/press-release/2017-06-30/wonderland-dreams-new-expansion-released-for-shadowverse/.118248

Viz Media Announces Latest The Legend Of Zelda Manga Release With The Legend Of Zelda: Four Swords –Legendary Edition–


Fifth Deluxe Edition Of The Manga Series Based On The Classic Nintendo Video Game Property Debuts This Summer San Francisco, CA, June 28, 2017 – VIZ Media,... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/press-release/2017-06-30/viz-media-announces-latest-the-legend-of-zelda-manga-release-with-the-legend-of-zelda-four-swords-legendary-edition/.118247

Culdcept Revolt Releases In October 2017


Santa Ana, CA (June 28, 2017) – NIS America has announced that Culdcept Revolt's release date is now October 3 in North America and October 6 in Europe... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/press-release/2017-06-30/culdcept-revolt-releases-in-october-2017/.118246

Tokyo Xanadu PS Vita Game's Launch Trailer Streamed


Game launches Friday for PS Vita; enhanced version headed to PS4, PC this fall http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/tokyo-xanadu-ps-vita-game-launch-trailer-streamed/.118258

‘Song of a Toad’ wins SIGGRAPH’s ‘Best in Show’


SIGGRAPH 2017 will present the animated, student short film, created by Animationsinstitut alumni Kariem Saleh and Alexandra Stautmeister, with the award at a ceremony at SIGGRAPH in Los Angeles on July 31, 2017. Source https://www.awn.com/news/song-toad-wins-siggraphs-best-show

3D Wire 2017 Announces Call for Projects


This year’s edition of the animation, video game and transmedia event calls for projects in three categories: Portuguese-Spanish animation and video games, European transmedia and new media projects and international online animation series, with a submission deadline of July 28. Source https://www.awn.com/news/3d-wire-2017-announces-call-projects

Voltron: The Legendary Defender Season 3 to Premiere at Comic-Con Int'l


First episode to be screened on July 20 http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/voltron-the-legendary-defender-season-3-to-premiere-at-comic-con-intl/.118256

Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Game Rated for 3DS in S. Korea


South Korea's Game Rating and Administration Committee rated Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney for Nintendo 3DS on Friday. Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney, the... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/apollo-justice-ace-attorney-game-rated-for-3ds-in-s-korea/.118253

Toshiba Recruits Ultraman's Kaiju to Sell Washing Machines


Toshiba Lifestyle is teaming up with the Ultraman's Ultra Kaiju monsters to sell a new "ultra fine bubble" washing machine in its Zaboon series. The campaign... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/interest/2017-06-30/toshiba-recruits-ultraman-kaiju-to-sell-washing-machines/.118096

Food Wars! English Dub Stars Blake Shepard, Stephanie Wittels, Jad Saxton, More


Sentai reveals cast for episodes 1-3 ahead of Anime Expo premiere tonight http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/food-wars-english-dub-stars-blake-shepard-stephanie-wittels-jad-saxton-more/.118260

Sendai's Wake Up, Girls! Give JoJo a Stand-Worthy Shout Out


The girls of the upcoming, new Wake Up, Girls! television anime are coming out for the "JoJo Fest in S City Morioh Town" event on August 12. Well, they... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/interest/2017-06-30/sendai-wake-up-girls-give-jojo-a-stand-worthy-shout-out/.118011

3D Wire 2017 Calls for Projects


3D Wire to be held in Segovia, Spain from October 2-8, 2017 Source https://www.awn.com/event/3d-wire-2017-calls-projects

GALLERY: Selected Film Images From 'Despicable Me 3'


Check out a selection of images from Illumination Entertainment’s latest spy caper comedy, the third film in the studio's widly successful animated franchise.  Source https://www.awn.com/gallery/gallery-selected-film-images-despicable-me-3

Meet Pickle Rick in the Rick-tastic Trailer For Season Three of ‘Rick and Morty’


Season three begins airing July 30th. Source https://www.awn.com/news/meet-pickle-rick-rick-tastic-trailer-season-three-rick-and-morty

Gundam Thunderbolt Anime's Episode 8 Previewed in Video


8th episode delayed to July 14 http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/gundam-thunderbolt-anime-episode-8-previewed-in-video/.118251

Japan's Animation TV Ranking, June 19-25


Pokémon Sun & Moon, Kirakira ☆ Precure a la Mode in top 10 http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/japan-animation-tv-ranking-june-19-25/.118257

Asuna, Kirito, Sinon Computer Glasses Keep Enemies in Focus


Tokyo Otaku Mode's ongoing Sword Art Online exclusive merchandise campaign is adding weapon-themed computer glasses for fans worldwide. The glasses are... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/interest/2017-06-30/asuna-kirito-sinon-computer-glasses-keep-enemies-in-focus/.118080

Allegorithmic Announces Number-Less Update for Substance Painter


Update features include new alphas and patterns, improved filters, new fonts, Substance Source integration, ambient occlusion and a live edge wear filter, and is available for free to all Substance Painter 2 -- Indie holders. Source https://www.awn.com/news/allegorithmic-announces-number-less-update-substance-painter

Gru and Crew Make a New Debut in ‘Despicable Me 3’


The producers and directors of Illumination Entertainment’s latest animated spy caper comedy talk about the film’s Annecy premiere and the challenges of keeping a successful franchise fresh. Source https://www.awn.com/animationworld/gru-and-crew-make-new-debut-despicable-me-3

Katsugeki: Touken Ranbu's English-Subtitled Promo Reveals Crunchyroll, Hulu Simulcast


Anime Strike to also stream series as it airs http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/katsugeki-touken-ranbu-english-subtitled-promo-reveals-crunchyroll-hulu-simulcast/.118252

Sutikki Announces Licensees for New BBC Series ‘Moon and Me’


The kids and family division of Bento Box Entertainment announces lead partners including Redan, Immediate Media, Danilo, Jumbo Games, Amscan, Blueprint Collections and Paper Projects. Source https://www.awn.com/news/sutikki-announces-licensees-new-bbc-series-moon-and-me

Shingeki no Bahamut: Virgin Soul episode 13


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Shingeki-no-Bahamut-Virgin-Soul-episode-13/

Nobunaga no Shinobi: Ise Kanegasaki-hen episode 13


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Nobunaga-no-Shinobi-Ise-Kanegasaki-hen-episode-13/

Is it Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in the Dungeon? & Sword Oratoria Inspire RPG


5pb. announces game for unspecified platforms http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/is-it-wrong-to-try-to-pick-up-girls-in-the-dungeon-and-sword-oratoria-inspire-rpg/.118244

Newly Dubbed World War Blue On Blu-ray


NEWLY DUBBED WORLD WAR BLUE BOMBARDS BLU-RAY! (Belleville, New Jersey) Media Blasters and its Anime Works label are proud to announce blu-ray release of... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/press-release/2017-06-30/newly-dubbed-world-war-blue-on-blu-ray/.118243

VR Idols Hop Step Sing! Coming to Steam and Debuting at Anime Expo 2017


TOKYO June 28th - Degica is proud to announce it will be releasing Kodansha's groundbreaking VR idol group, Hop Step Sing!'s first and second single on... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/press-release/2017-06-30/vr-idols-hop-step-sing-coming-to-steam-and-debuting-at-anime-expo-2017/.118242

Pony Canyon Announces Anime Expo 2017 Panels and Booth Events Schedule


TOKYO, JAPAN – June 28, 2017- Audio-visual entertainment company PONY CANYON is pleased to announce our Anime Expo 2017 schedule. Con goers will receive... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/press-release/2017-06-30/pony-canyon-announces-anime-expo-2017-panels-and-booth-events-schedule/.118241

RPG Maker Fes is Now Available in North America


Santa Ana, CA (June 27, 2017) – NIS America is happy to announce that RPG Maker Fes on Nintendo 3DS™ is out now in North America, both physical and digitally!... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/press-release/2017-06-30/rpg-maker-fes-is-now-available-in-north-america/.118240

Attack on Titan Quest at Anime Expo 2017


Kodansha Comics and Funimation present Attack on Titan Quest: Dedicate Your Heart, free location-based mobile game for week of Anime Expo Uniquely structured... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/press-release/2017-06-30/attack-on-titan-quest-at-anime-expo-2017/.118239

Sentai Filmworks Licenses LOVE and LIES


HOUSTON, TX, JUNE 27, 2017 – Romance gets a little tricky with Sentai Filmworks' newest acquisition for the Summer 2017 anime season: LOVE and LIES! The... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/press-release/2017-06-30/sentai-filmworks-licenses-love-and-lies/.118238

VR Light Novel Innocent Forest Debuts at Anime Expo


MyDearest is collaborating with the Oculus Store and Virtual Gate to release the virtual-reality light novel FullDive novel: Innocent Forest in mid-July.... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/interest/2017-06-29/vr-light-novel-innocent-forest-debuts-at-anime-expo/.118181

Owarimonogatari Anime Special Previewed in Video


ClariS performs ending theme; 2-day special to have 7 episodes http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/owarimonogatari-anime-special-previewed-in-video/.118237

Exclusive: Hulu Streams English Dubs for ERASED, Charlotte Anime


Dubs to stream on Saturday http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/exclusive-hulu-streams-english-dubs-for-erased-charlotte-anime/.118153

Sailor Moon Returns to Promote Chocola BB Sparkling Energy Drink


Usagi Tsukino is back in a mixed animated and live-action commercial to promote her favorite energy drink brand. In the commercial, a rundown young woman... http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/interest/2017-06-30/sailor-moon-returns-to-promote-chocola-bb-sparkling-energy-drink/.118214

Seikaisuru Kado episode 12


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Seikaisuru-Kado-episode-12/

Crunchyroll Adds Fox Spirit Matchmaker, 13th Episode of Interviews with Monster Girls Anime


Japanese dubbed version of Chinese-animated series premieres on July 1 http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/crunchyroll-adds-fox-spirit-matchmaker-13th-episode-of-interviews-with-monster-girls-anime/.118228

Digimon Adventure tri. Stage Play Reveals 8 Main Cast Members in Costume


Play runs for 10 performances in Tokyo starting on August 5 http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/digimon-adventure-tri-stage-play-reveals-8-main-cast-members-in-costume/.118227

Kakeru Utsugi's How to keep a mummy Manga Gets TV Anime


Yuyushiki's Kaori directs series at 8-bit about boy who receives mummy as present http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/kakeru-utsugi-how-to-keep-a-mummy-manga-gets-tv-anime/.118231

Cheer and Loathing in Animation: Episode XXXII - Paradise is Not So Bad


Every Friday, Chris Robinson unleashes improvised and hastily scribbled cheer or loathing on the animation community to be digested, swallowed or... expelled. Today: some cheer for Animafest Cyprus' unwavering devotion to indie art. Source https://www.awn.com/animationworld/cheer-and-loathing-animation-episode-xxxii-paradise-not-so-bad

Tsuki ga Kirei episode 12


Source http://www.animerush.tv/Tsuki-ga-Kirei-episode-12/

Sailor Moon Crystal Anime's 4th Season Revealed as 2-Part Film Project


Chiaki Kon returns from 3rd season to direct films of "Dead Moon" arc http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-30/sailor-moon-crystal-anime-4th-season-revealed-as-2-part-film-project/.118230