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2nd Promare Anime Film Trailer Streamed

The official website for the Promare anime has updated with some new details for the upcoming film. First, a trailer was revealed that features a short look at the setting of the film. Next, the cast for the film was revealed, which consists of: Ken’ichi Matsuyama: Galo Thymos – A new member of the Burning Rescue Team, while still a teenager he has more of an attitude than others around him. Taichi Saotome: Lio Fotia – The leader of Mad Burnish, who seems to keep her cool, but it is actually the opposite.Read More


Saeko Kamijō Joins Fire Force Anime Cast

The official Fire Force anime website has updated with the announcement that Saeko Kamijō is joining the cast of the anime as Maki Oze. First Class Fire Soldier Maki Oze is said to be a “a second generation power user” and is also a military veteran who specializes in close combat. The official Fire Force anime Youtube channel has also updated with a character trailer for Maki Oze. The confirmed cast now consists of: Gakuto Kajiwara: Shinra Kusakabe Yusuke Koboyashi: Arthur Boyle M.A.O.: Iris Saeko Kamijō: Maki Oze Kodansha provided a description for the manga series. Terror hasRead More


Yo-Kai Watch 4 Trailer Streamed

Level 5 has updated their official Youtube channel with a trailer for Yo-Kai Watch 4. For those who are not aware, the game is the fourth mainline title in the Yo-Kai Watch game series that will be released for the Nintendo Switch. The trailer was first unveiled at the World Hobby Fair 2019, which is currently being held in Nagoya, Japan. The latest trailer features a look at some of the game’s mechanics, which is quite different compared to the previous game titles. Unlike the previous games in the series the fourth game will allowRead More


OLDCODEX to Perform Ultraman Anime Theme Song

OLDCODEX to Perform Ultraman Anime Theme Song


M.A.O Joins Fire Force TV Anime Cast

M.A.O Joins Fire Force TV Anime Cast


My Hero Academia Film’s Bonus Anime Short Trailer Streamed

The official TOHO Animation Youtube channel has updated with a commercial for the home video release of the My Hero Academia: Two Heroes anime film. The commercial also featured a short look at the anime short that will be included with the home video release titled, “All Might: Rising The Animation.” For those who are not aware the special adapts the “No.0 ALL Might Rising” one-shot manga. The “Volume Origin” one-shot manga was illustrated by franchise creator, Kōhei Horikoshi, and was given out to first million attendees of the film in Japan. The manga was also officially releasedRead More


Mobile Suit Gundam Hathaway’s Flash Trailer Streamed

Gundam.info has updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for Mobile Suit Gundam Hathaway’s Flash. The trailer showcases a sneak peak at the setting of the film as well as includes a preview of Hathaway Noa, the son of the iconic series character, Bright Noa. In addition, viewers get a glimpse of what should be the RX-105 Ξ Gundam (Xi Gundam) that will be featured in the film. For those who are not aware, the film is based on the first novel in Yoshiyoku Tomino’s trilogy of the same name. TheRead More


Dragon Ball Super: Broly to Screen in IMAX in US

Funimation Entertainment has announced that they will hosting IMAX screenings of the Dragon Ball Super: Broly anime film. The IMAX screening of the film will only be screened on January 16. According to Funimation, the film will be the first anime film to receive an IMAX screening in North America. The Dragon Ball Super: Broly film had a world appearance at Nippon Budokan, which was held on November 14. The film will premiere in Japanese theaters on December 14 and will also have 4DK screenings. The English dub for the film will premiere at the TCL Chinese Theater in Hollywood on December 13. TheRead More


Hiyori Sakurada to Reprise Role in 2nd Live-Action Tokyo Ghoul Film

The official live-action Tokyo Ghoul website has updated with the announcement that Hiyori Sakurada will be reprising her role as Hinami Fueguchi in Tokyo Ghoul 2. The previously revealed cast members include: Masataka Kubota: Ken Kaneki Maika Yamamoto: Tōka Kirishima Shū Tsukiyama: Shota Matsuda Additionally, it was also revealed that Shunya Shiraishi will be returning to reprise his role as Nishiki Nishio. Kai Ogasawara will also be returning to play his role as Hideyoshi “Hide” Nagachika. The first live-action Tokyo Ghoul film premiered at Anime Expo in July 3, 2017 and later premiered on July 7 in Berlin. The film made its first Japanese debut atRead More


Yusuke Kobayashi Fire Force Anime Cast

Recently it has been revealed that Yusuke Koboyashi will be joining the cast for the anime adaptation of the Fire Force manga series. Koboyashi is set to voice Arthur Boyle, who is a new recruit to the Special Fire Force Company 8 team. The official Youtube channel for the Fire Force anime adaptation also updated with a new character trailer for Arthur Boyle. Kodansha provided a description for the manga series. Terror has paralyzed the clockwork metropolis of Tokyo! Possessed by demons, people have begun to burst into flame, leading to the establishment of a special firefighting team: theRead More


Hunter x Hunter: The Last Mission US Theatrical Premiere Date Announced

Viz Media recently revealed the release date for the US theatrical premiere date for the Hunter X Hunter: The Last Mission film.  Viz Media will be screening the film at select theaters on January 30. For those who are not aware, the film is the second film based on the Hunter X Hunter franchise. The film first premiered in Japan on December 27, 2013 in Japan. Viz Media also provided a trailer for the film as well as an official synopsis. CineLife Entertainment, in partnership with VIZ Media, will be distributing Hunter x Hunter: The LastRead More


Naruto Shinden TV Anime Adaptation Announced

The recent issue of the weekly Shonen Jump magazine has announced that Naruto The New Legend of Naruto (Naruto Shinden) novel will be receiving an anime adaptation. The anime will premiere on Sunday, February 20 in Japan and will air for three weeks. Currently it is unknown if the anime will be apart of the Boruto: Naruto Next Generations anime’s run. For those who aren’t aware, the Naruto Shinden novel is apart of a trilogy of novels. The novel trilogy consisted of: Naruto Shinden, Sasuke Shinden, and Shikamaru Shinden. The novels took place in the adult lives of the three charactersRead More


One Piece Stampede Film Character Designs Revealed

Recently new main character designs for the One Piece Stampede film were revealed. As usual Eiichiro Oda, the creator of the One Piece franchise provided the designs for the upcoming film. For those who are not aware, the film is the 14th overall film in the franchise and it will celebrate the 20th anniversary of One Piece.  A trailer for the film was revealed earlier last December. One Piece Stampede will be released in Japanese theaters on August 9, 2019.  The previous film titled, “One Piece Film Gold.” premiered in theaters in Japan in July 2016. Funimation screened the English dubRead More


Second Persona 5 Anime Special Announced

Aniplex has announced that the Persona 5 anime adaptation will be receiving a second anime special. The special will be titled, “Persona 5 the Animation Stars and Ours,” and will air in March 2019. The upcoming special will serve a the second half of the two specials overall. The official Persona 5 anime twitter updated with a new trailer for the upcoming special. Aniplex also revealed that an unaired episode along with Persona 5 the Animation: Dark Sun will be released in the 11th volume of the anime. For those who are not aware the first special titled, “Persona 5 the Animation:Read More


Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution Trailer Streamed

The official Japanese Pokémon Youtube channel has updated with the first trailer for Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution. For those who are not aware, the film is a remake of Pokémon: The First Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back or simply Pokémon: The First Movie as it is known internationally. The film is also the 22nd overall film in the Pokémon franchise. The trailer features a quick look at Mewtwo’s design in the film and according to Serebii, the film is stated to be a full CG film. Pokémon the Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution will be releasedRead More