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

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! — 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

SAO: Ordinal Scale Teaser Reveals New Characters

Yesterday, the official website for Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale began streaming the second teaser introducing new characters. The original video was region-locked to Japan until Aniplex of America began streaming the trailer too. The New Characters & Descriptions: Yuna, “an idol in the AR world of Ordinal Scale. If a player encounters her in the game, they can acquire special upgrades.” Dr. Shigemura, “a developer and an authority on non-invasive BMI (Brain Machine Interface) research. He is also a professor in the Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department at TohoRead More