Akiko Higashimura’s delightful romantic comedy manga, Princess Jellyfish (Kuragehime in the original Japanese) is being adapted into a live-action TV drama that will broadcast on Fuji TV beginning in January of 2018. The new series stars Kyôko Yoshine in the role of main character Tsukimi Kurashita, and it is directed by Junichi... Read more
  A new trailer is now available for After the Rain (known as Koi wa Ameagari no You ni in Japan), an upcoming TV anime based on the “heartrending love story” manga by Jun Mayuzuki about a teenage girl who experiences a turbulent, unrequited love for a much older man.     Additionally,... Read more
  Blue skies follow stormy weather in a metaphorical new key visual (above) for After the Rain (known as Koi wa Ameagari no You ni in Japan), an upcoming TV anime based on the “heartrending love story” manga by Jun Mayuzuki about a teenage girl who experiences a turbulent, unrequited love for a... Read more
  To celebrate the release of Inuyashiki, a TV anime based on the dark science fiction manga by Hiroya Oku, the official Youtube channel for Fuji TV’s noitaminA programming block has released a “special collaboration preview video” that features footage from the anime series juxtaposed alongside Japanese rock band MAN... Read more
  Actor Tetsuya Fujiwara plays a millionaire leading a double-life in an upcoming special episode of Tales of the Unusual (known in Japan as Yo ni mo Kimyou na Monogatari) that is based on a short manga by Osamu Tezuka. The episode is based on Yoru no Koe (“The Voice of the... Read more
New cast announcements, a new preview video, and the ending theme performers have been revealed for Inuyashiki, an upcoming TV anime based on the dark science fiction manga by Hiroya Oku about a middle-aged man who is accidentally transformed into a superhuman cyborg.     The new teaser trailer highlights... Read more
"Koi wa Ameagari no You ni" Joins the noitaminA Block in 2018
The recently announced anime adaptation of Jun Mayuzuki’s youth love story manga Koi wa Ameagari no You ni (also known by the English title After the Rain) will be a TV anime series that will debut on Fuji TV’s “noitaminA” programming block in January of 2018.     Although no further details... Read more
Arisa Mizuki Stars in "Beautiful Bones -Sakurako’s Investigation-" TV Drama
Actress Arisa Mizuki will star in a live-action TV drama adaptation based on Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru (“A Corpse is Buried Under Sakurako’s Feet”), a series of mystery light novels written by Shiori Ōta and illustrated by Tetsuo that is known in English as Beautiful Bones -Sakurako’s Investigation-.  ... Read more
LINE LIVE Hosts "noitaminA Project Presentation 2017" Streaming Show
Japanese social media / video streaming service LINE LIVE will be hosting a special live-streaming event entitled the “noitaminA Project Presentation 2017” on December 15, 2016. Announcer Hisanori Yoshida and singer Sayuri Matsumura of Nogizaka46 will serve as MCs for the event, which focuses of the upcoming animation works... Read more
Voice Actor Toshiyuki Morikawa Plays Entire Cast of "Kamigami no Ki"
Voice actor Toshiyuki Morikawa will have his hands (or rather, his mouth) full with his roles in Kamigami no Ki, an upcoming short-form TV anime that re-imagines the gods of ancient Egypt as cute mascot characters, because Morikawa will be providing the voices for all of the characters: Bastet, Anubis,... Read more