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Final Fairy Tail Anime Season Returning Cast & Staff Members Revealed

The official Fairy Tail anime website has updated with the list of the returning cast & staff members for the final season of the anime series. As reported earlier, season 3 will be the final season of the Fairy Tail anime series, which is set to release this Fall in Japan. The returning cast members include: Shinji Ishihira: Drector Masashi Sogo: Series Composition Shinji Takeuchi, Toshihiko Sano: Character Designers Shoji Hata: Sound Designer Yasuharu Takanashi: Music Composer A-1 Pictures,Bridge: Production The returning cast members include: Tetsuya Kakihara: Natsu Aya Hirano: Lucy Rie Kugimiya: Happy Yūichi Nakamura: GrayRead More


The Seven Deadly Sins Film Details Revealed

The official The Seven Deadly Sins anime website has updated with new details for the upcoming film. The film will be title “The Seven Deadly Sins the Movie: Prisoners of the Sky ( Gekijōban Nanatsu no Taizai Tenkū no Torawarebito).” The film is stated to feature a brand new story by series creator, Nakaba Suzuki, and will premiere in Japan on August 18. First, a new trailer for the film was revealed.   本日は原作コミック30巻の発売日!そして… 「劇場版 七つの大罪 天空の囚われ人」8月18日(土)全国ロードショー決定! ◆鈴木央先生描き下ろし完全新作オリジナルストーリー! ◆3月3日より第1弾特典付き前売券発売! ◆特報映像公開! 劇場版公式サイト→https://t.co/KI4ZgIws7q #七つの大罪 pic.twitter.com/GgsFFdxnoT — 劇場版&TVアニメ「七つの大罪」 (@7_taizai) February 15, 2018 Advance tickets for the film will be available forRead More


Persona 5 The Animation Promo Streamed

Aniplex of America has recently updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Persona 5 The Animation. Those who haven’t followed the series, it is a televised anime adaption of the Persona 5 video game. The series is set to premiere this April on Tokyo MX, Gunma TV, Tochigi TV, MBS, and BS11. The voice actors for the game will return to reprise their roles for the anime. The cast consists of: Jun Fukuyama: Ren Amamiya Mamoru Miyano: Ryuji Sakamoto Ikue Ōtani: Morgana Nana Mizuki: Anne Takamaki Tomokazu Sugita: Yusuke Kitagawa Rina Satou: Makoto NiijimaRead More


Blue Exorcist Kyoto Saga English Dub Hulu Premiere Date Announced

Aniplex of America has recently updated their official twitter page with the announcement that the English Dub of Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Saga will premiere on Hulu on September 1.  For those who are unaware Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Saga is the second season of the anime series. #NEWS: Blue Exorcist Kyoto Saga English dub starts streaming on Hulu on 9/1! pic.twitter.com/BDNz571ruM — Aniplex USA (@aniplexUSA) August 11, 2017 The official website for Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Saga provided a description for the series. Assiah, the realm of humans, and Gehenna, the realm of demons. Normally, these two dimensions would never intersect, but having possessed all materialRead More


Sword Art Online Blu-ray Box Set Announced

Aniplex of America has announced that they will be releasing a Blu-ray Box Set for Sword Art Online.  The set will include the entire first season and will also include the Extra Edition episode.  The set will have a MSRP of $199.98, however RightStuf currently has the box set isted for $159.98.  SAO BD Box Set is coming 6/27! Includes the entire first season + Extra Edition + bonus contents. Pre-order today! https://t.co/KZiwqwCY6z pic.twitter.com/sUpX5s4RRv — Aniplex USA (@aniplexUSA) March 17, 2017 The SAO Blu-ray Box set will include the following bonus features: Audio Commentary by Creators and Japanese CastRead More


Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale English Dub Premiere Date Announced

Aniplex of America has recently opened ticket sales for the English Dub screenings for the Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale film.  The Dub of the film will premiere on April 22, although some theater listings will be on April 23.  The film will be distributed by Azoland Pictures. The first screening of the Dub will be shown at the Anime Boston convention, which will be held in Boston, Massachusetts on March 21 through April 2. The Dub cast will consist of Bryce Papenbrook: Kirito / Kazuto Kirigaya Cherami Leigh: Asuna / Asuna Yuuki Stephanie Sheh: Yui C:sandra Lee Morris:Read More


New Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry Cast Members Revealed

The official website for the Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry film has updated with the reveal of several new cast members. The new cast members include: Makoto Furukawa – King Animus: The king of Stella kingdom. Aoi Yūki – Sonya:  King Animus’ Aide Jiro Saito – Zash Caine: The minister of state of Stella Kingdom   Those who purchase advanced tickets will also receive bonus clear files that features an illustration of Natsu by Hiro Mashima.  The clear files will be available for those who purchase the tickets at select theaters, Animated stores, andRead More


Second Fairy Tail Film Title Announced

The Japanese company GAGA has announced some minor details about the second Fairy Tail film. The second film will be titled “, Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry,” and is set to premiere this Spring.  No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.


Final Animazement 2017 Guests Confirmed

The official Animazement Convention website has updated with the final confirmed guests for Animazement 2017. The guests include: Hiroaki Hirata :  Sanji (One Piece), Benny (Black Lagoon), Mutta Namba (Space Brothers), Sha Gojyo (Saiyuki), Kotetsu T. Kaburagi (Tiger & Bunny), Klein (Sword Art Online) Ryusei Nakao : Frieza (Dragon Ball Z), Baikinman (Soreike! Anpanman), Isami Nishimura (Touch), Caesar Clown (One Piece), Kurotsuchi Mayumi (Bleach) Keiko Han : Lalah Sune (Mobile Suit Gundam), Athena (Saint Seiya), Luna (Sailor Moon) Sheila (The World is Still Beautiful) Masuo Ueda : A-1 Pictures Director Hidetaka Tenjin :Read More


Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale Trailer

Over the weekend A-1 Pictures pictures released a trailer to the upcoming SAO movie, Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale. The film will follow the events of Season two (SAO II). Kirito & the gang delve into a new game called “Ordinal Scale” with a new augmented reality device instead called “Augma” Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale is coming to cinemas in 2017! Get a glimpse behind the production of the movie at Madman Anime Festival with special guests TomohikoRead More