PaRappa

‘PaRappa the Rapper Remastered’ Release Date Announced

Sony Interactive Entertainment have today announced the North American release date for the upcoming ‘PaRappa the Rapper Remastered’ on PlayStation 4. Slated for an April 4 release in North America, and April 20 in Japan, the game is a remaster of the original …

Onsen Musume

‘Onsen Musume’ Crowdfunding Begins – Hot Springs Gone Anime

We get it Japan, you’ve got a thing for turning pieces of history into wide-eyed anime characters. From the mid-2013 Kantai Collection, which saw real Japanese vessels transform into animated girls, all the way to the 2006 Hetalia. However, in a bid …

Gundam

Tokyo Life-Size Gundam Dismantling Begins as Images Surface Online

Odaiba’s life-size Gundam has stood as somewhat of a guardian angel over the Tokyo area for the last few years, however with the transition of power to the more recent Unicorn Gundam underway, images of the current unit are surfacing online. Twitter user yoshi115t has …

Natsume

Natsume’s Book of Friends Original Soundtrack Announced

Aniplex today announced the release of an original Natsume’s Book of Friends soundtrack, ahead of the airing of the show’s sixth season. Slated for a May 24 release date, the soundtrack will include the series’ fifth season OP and ED songs, “Takarabaco” and …

Godzilla

Upcoming Godzilla Animated Film to Be Available Worldwide via Netflix

Netflix in collaboration with TOHO and Polygon Pictures have today announced that their upcoming collaborative animated Godzilla film will be available worldwide for users of the Netflix service. The film will be screened in theaters worldwide alongside a coordinated streamed release through Netflix. Simply …

Eromanga

Eromanga-sensei Broadcast Date Announced & 2nd Promo Video Released

‘Oreimo’ light novel creator Fushimi Tsukasa’s latest work ‘Eromanga-Sensei’ has received its second anime preview, as well as airing dates and key visuals in todays announcements. Announced today via the series’ official website, the upcoming television anime ‘Eromanga Sensei’ will be broadcasted across Japan on April 8. …

your name

Funimation Announce North American Screenings of ‘Your Name.’

Makoto Shinkai’s award-winning ‘your name.’ will be making its way to North America on April 7th, courtesy of Funimation. Announced March 11, the critically acclaimed ‘your name.’ will be screening across various locations throughout North America. Detailed via their official website, interested parties can use the …

Gundam

Tokyo’s Life-Size Gundam to Be Replaced With ‘Unicorn Gundam’ Following Dismantling

Today marks the final day in the somewhat short-lived life of Odaiba’s RX-78-2 Gundam. Originally constructed in 2009, the life-size Gundam, which stands over 18 meters-tall, was announced to be taken down in December of 2016. It’s been an enduring …

Artists

Japanese Twitter Artists to Keep an Eye on in 2017

For almost 10 years now Japanese website Pixiv has been the undisputed home for some of Japan’s greatest illustrators. In recent years however, the convenience of platforms such as Twitter, which allow art to be integrated into a social-feed, have become more …

No Game No Life

No Game No Life -Zero- Movie Shares First Teaser Trailer and Visuals

The official website for popular animated series, ‘No Game No Life‘, updated today to reveal a 30-second teaser trailer for the franchises upcoming film, ‘No Game No Life -Zero-‘. The film which has been confirmed for a 2017 release window, is set over …