Code Geass Celebrates 10 Years on November 27
This October will mark 10 years since audiences were introduced to Lelouch and The Empire of Britannia. The staff behind the series are taking note of the occasion with a special 10th anniversary website and a special event at the Maihama Amphitheatre in Chiba on November 27. The “Code... Read more
New Visual Offers Latest Look At "Keijo!!!!!!!!" Risque Sports Comedy Anime
Ahead of the show’s fall broadcast and more promotion at this weekend’s Comiket, a new visual showcases the swimsuit clad cast of the TV anime adaptation of Daichi Sorayomi’s 2013 ongoing ecchi sports comedy Keijo!!!!!!!! (aka Hip Whip Girl).      本日8/10発売のサンデーにて、新たなイラストを公開!合わせて公式サイトも更新しました!ぜひサンデーもアニメ公式サイトもご確認ください!!!!!!!! #競女 WBめがね — TVアニメ『競女!!!!!!!!』公式 (@keijo_anime) August 10, 2016  ... Read more
Ryohgo Narita Works on Final 1935 Baccano! Novel (Updated)
Also: Durarara!! spinoff novel slated for October Author Ryohgo Narita revealed on Twitter on Wednesday that he is working on the final “1935” volume of his Baccano! novel series. Narita apologized to fans who expected the series to end in the latest volume, Baccano! 1935-D Luckstreet Boys, which shipped... Read more
18th novel volume shipped on Wednesday with end of “Alicization Arc” Sword Art Online: Alicization Lasting, the 18th volume of Reki Kawahara‘s Sword Art Online light novel series, revealed on Wednesday that a new story arc will begin for the series in 2017. The announcement teases the new arc... Read more
Image of Spice & Wolf Leads’ Daughter Revealed
The official character design for Myuri, the daughter of Holo and Lawrence from Isuna Hasekura‘s Spice & Wolf light novel series was revealed in the 51st issue of Dengeki Bunko Magazine on Tuesday. The young girl takes her hair color from her father but appears to have inherited her... Read more
Spooky "Ao Oni" Horror Game Inspires Short-Form Comedy TV Anime
Ao Oni (“Blue Demon”), a freeware horror game for PC developed by noprops, is being adapted into a short-form TV anime comedy that will begin broadcasting on TV Tokyo and BS Japan in October of 2016. The new series is entitled Ao Oni – The Animation – and it will feature... Read more
On Twitter, Hiroya Oku, author of mature audience series like Gantz and the currently running Inuyashiki, does some conventional promotional work for his manga and manga by his peers. He’s pretty big on retweeting other users’ positive reactions. He’ll RT stupid things like stunt-comedian Steve-O bouncing a ball into a woman’s cleavage. And, most... Read more
Pokémon Go Developers Begin Removal of Controversial PokéStops, Add PokéStops at Toho Cinemas
Game disabled at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum The Associate Press reported on Tuesday that developer Niantic has disabled Pokémon Go from the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in Japan and the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. Niantic removed the PokéStops and gyms from Hiroshima... Read more
The World Cosplay Summit 2016 competition crowned Indonesia representatives Ryan Cyd and Frea Mai as the Grand Champions at the award ceremony on Saturday. The duo’s presentation was based on Trinity Blood with Cyd dressed as Cain Knightlord and Mai dressed as Seth Nightlord. Both costumes employ some impressive... Read more
Yo-Kai Watch Pairs With Scentco for Perfumed Merch
Anime News Network’s merchandise coverage sponsored by Tokyo Otaku Mode. Scented stationary and toy company Scentco is collaborating with the Yo-kai Watch video game and anime franchise to create ghostly goods for fans’ noses. The collection is slated for next year and will hit markets in the U.S. and... Read more