Shimono plays Dabi, Fukuen plays Himiko Toga in final episode of anime The official website for the My Hero Academia television anime series revealed two new cast members for the second season on Saturday. The characters will appear in the anime’s 25th and final episode, titled “Encounter,” on September... Read more
Also hosts N. American premiere of Recovery of an MMO Junkie Crunchyroll announced on Friday that it will host the North American premieres of four anime series at the Anime Weekend Atlanta event. The anime include Black Clover, Dies irae, Urahara, and Recovery of an MMO Junkie. All four... Read more
The official Twitter account for the television anime adaptation of Hari Tokeino‘s Gakuen Babysitters manga announced on Friday that the anime will premiere in January. A flyer at AnimeJapan 2017 in March had stated that the series would premiere in the first quarter of 2018. The series will air... Read more
In 2015, award-winning visual novel series Dies irae blew the lid off of a crowdfunding campaign from creators Light that aimed to raise 30 million yen ($250,000) for a pilot, but ended up ultimately raising 300% of its goal. Distribution plans for the series have now been announced. Starting this fall, it will run a 12... Read more
  The 4-member rock group SILENT SIREN will be performing the official theme song for Onyankopon, an upcoming 3DCG “dance anime” about a mysterious West African deity that takes the form of a cat. The song, which is entitled “Papaya Payapa”, is influenced by the Azonto dance music of Ghana... Read more
  The girls of  are back… and yeah, they still need your help. The new PS4 game Stella Stage sees Haruka, Chihaya, and the other idols of 765 Productions trying for another chance at stardom. This time, though, you’re also working on putting on a Stella Stage: a previously planned,... Read more
  Fans of video games know that the soundtrack is an essential part of the storytelling method. Composer Schematist took this fact and transposed it into a new project: using a video game-inspired soundtrack to tell a story on its own. The end result, Anireal, is a mix of electronica... Read more
The donburi (rice bowl) chain Nakau’s official English website describes it as “the restaurant where you can enjoy everyday Japanese meals without breaking the bank.” However, it seems that the restaurant is doing more than branching out to support foreign diners. Even Masters and Servants on the quest for... Read more
Film opens in early spring 2018 The official website for the Bungo Stray Dogs anime franchise announced the opening and ending theme song performers for the Bungo Stray Dogs: Dead Apple anime film on Friday. GRANRODEO, the band behind the first anime’s opening theme song, is returning to perform... Read more
One particularly cute moeblob has been selected by otaku to be the most charming anime foreigner, proving that the moe genre still has quite the sizable fanbase as even a character from a hugely popular skating anime was bested by the beloved girl. The ranking: 1. Alice Cartelet (Kiniro... Read more