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Akeno Watanabe Joins Golden Kamuy Cast

The official Golden Kamuy anime website has updated with the announcement that Akeno Watanabe will be joining the cast of the anime series. Watanabe will be playing the character Cikapasi.  As reported earlier, the second season of the anime premiered in Japan on October 8 and is currently being simulcast on Crunchyroll. The English dub for the series will premiere on FunimationNow on October 31. Viz Media provided a description for the series. In the early twentieth century, Russo-Japanese War veteran Saichi “Immortal” Sugimoto scratches out a meager existence during the postwar gold rush in the wilderness ofRead More


NYCC 2018: SSSS.Gridman English Dub Trailer Streamed

Funimation Entertainment has updated their official Twitter page with the English dub trailer for SSSS.Gridman. The latest trailer features a look at the premise of the series as well as taking a look at the English cast for the anime. A new trailer for SSSS.GRIDMAN? Sign us up. #FunNYCC pic.twitter.com/UtslZEPfMD — Funimation (@FUNimation) October 4, 2018 Funimation also revealed the English dub cast for the series, which includes: Brandon McInnis: Yuta Robert McCollum: Gridman Jill Harris: Rikka Greg Ayres: Utsumi Lindsay Seidel: Akane Barry Yandell: Alexis The series will premiere in Japan on OctoberRead More


Emmett J. Scanlan Cast as Lobo for Krypton Season 2

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Emmet J. Scanlan has been cast as Lobo for the second season of Krypton.  The Hollywood Reporter provided a short description of the character. For those who aren’t familiar with the character, Lobo has a genius-level intellect when it comes to matters of warfare and is a deadly adversary. He has superhuman strength and is virtually immortal. Lobo’s word is the only thing he hold sacred and although he’ll never violate the letter of an agreement, he might disregard its spirit from time to time. Scanlan is no stranger toRead More


Golden Kamuy Season 2 Key Visual Revealed

The official Golden Kamuy website has updated with a new key visual for the upcoming season of the anime series.   The second season of the series will premiere on  Tokyo MX, Sapporo TV, Jidaigeki Senmon Channel, Yomiuri TV, and BS11 on October 8. The first episode will be streamed a day earlier on Fuji TV’s FOD service starting at 10:00 A.M. and will be available until 11:00 P.M. on October 8. Crunchyroll will similcast the second season and the English dub will be available on FunimationNow. Viz Media provided a description for the series. In the earlyRead More


Gold Saints Cast to Return in Saint Seiya: Saintia Shō

The official Saint Seiya: Saintia Shō website has updated with the announcement that some of the Gold Saints will be returning for the upcoming anime series adaptation. The confirmed returning cast members include Toshiko Seki: Scorpio Milo Hideyuki Tanaka: Leo Aiola Ryotaro Okiayu: Gemini Saga Previously confirmed cast members include: Aina Suzuki: Shōko M.A.O: Kyōko Inori Minase: Saori Megumi Nakajima: Mii Seven Seas Entertainment, who licensed the manga, provided an official description. In the wake of a space-wide civil war instigated by Saga–the Gemini Gold Saint–a new team of Saints comes together with theRead More


SSSS.Gridman Premiere Date Announced

The official SSSS.Gridman website has updated with a new trailer and a key visual for the upcoming anime series. The visual features a look at several of the main characters as well as the titular hero, Gridman. The trailer was mirrored on the official Tsuburaya Youtube channel. The trailer features a look another look at the setting of the series as well as taking a look at several of the characters. The trailer also reveals that series will premiere in Japan on October 6 on WOWOW at midnight JST. The series will also air later on Tokyo MX, MBS, and BS11.Read More


More Details Revealed For Gray Cherry Blossoms: Garo Anime Film

Recently the official Gray Cherry Blossoms: Garo (Usuzumizakura -Garo-) website has updated with some new details for the upcoming anime film. First, a new trailer was revealed. The new trailer features another look at the film’s setting as well as a look at several of the characters. The trailer also reveals that the film will premiere in Japanese theaters on October 6.   Next, the website revealed a new key visual, which is illustrated by Masakazu Katsura, the character designer for the film.   Thirdly, some new cast members were revealed. The main cast membersRead More


Henry Cavil to Star in Netflix’s “Witcher” Series

Variety has reported that Henry Cavil will be starring in The Witcher series, which will be streamed exclusively on Netflix. Cavil will be portraying the lead character, Geralt of Rivia. The story features the main character Geralt of Rivia, who is a “solitary monster hunter.” Geralt has a hard time fitting into the world filed of people who are more ferocious than the beasts who coincide it. However, that soon changes as he meets a powerful sorceress and a young princess who both hold a “dangerous secret.”  The trio will journey together as Geralt faces his destiny. Lauren Schmidt Hissrich will be serving asRead More


New Cast Member Announced For Golden Kamuy Season Two

The official Golden Kamuy website has announced that Yūma Uchida will be joining the cast for the anime series as Yasuku Edogai.  Sayuri and the band My First Story are collaborating to play the opening theme song for the upcoming season titled, “Reimei.” The band Eastern Youth will be performing the ending theme song for the season titled, “The Clock Tower’s Bell (Tokeidai no Kane).” Viz Media provided a description for the series. In the early twentieth century, Russo-Japanese War veteran Saichi “Immortal” Sugimoto scratches out a meager existence during the postwar gold rush in the wilderness of Hokkaido. When heRead More


Saint Seiya: Saintia Shō Anime Cast & More Revealed

The official Saint Seiya: Santia Shō website has updated with some new details about the upcoming anime series. For those who are not aware, the series is based on the current running manga series of the same name. The series will be produced by Toei Animation.  First, some of the cast members for the series were revealed. The revealed cast includes: Aina Suzuki: Shōko M.A.O: Kyōko Inori Minase: Saori Megumi Nakajima: Mii Next, an official visual for the series was revealed, which features several of the characters that will appear in the series.   SevenRead More


LiSA & Eir Aoi to Perform Sword Art Online: Alicization Anime’s Theme Songs

The official Sword Art Online: Alicization anime website has updated with the announcement that LiSA will be performing the theme song for the series titled, “Adamas.” The website also revealed that Eir Aoi will be performing the ending theme song titled, “Iris.” The song Iris will be available as a single, which will be released on October 24.  The hour long premiere for the series will air in Japan on September 15, and will also be featured at the premiere event in Los Angeles on the same date. Premiere events for the series will also be featured in Australia, France, Germany, Russia, and South Korea. TheRead More


SSSS.Gridman Anime Official Visual & New Cast Members Announced

The official twitter page for the SSSS.Gridman anime has updated with new details for the upcoming show. These details were first revealed at the press conference that was recently held in Japan. In addition, Tsuburaya Productions even produced a SSSS.Gridman suit to be present during the conference to stand alongside his tokusatsu predecessor, and series cast.   First, a new visual for the series was revealed, which features a look at the mecha redesigns and our hero, Gridman. そしてTVアニメ『SSSS.GRIDMAN』のキービジュアル2を公開!#SSSS_GRIDMAN pic.twitter.com/pgkgpt32NG — SSSS.GRIDMAN公式アカウント (@SSSS_GRIDMAN) July 25, 2018 Next, some new cast members forRead More


The Seven Deadly Sins the Movie: Prisoners of the Sky Preview Streamed

The official website for The Seven Deadly Sins the Movie: Prisoners of the Sky (Gekijōban Nanatsu no Taizai: Tenkū no Torawarebito) film has updated with a new preview.  The preview features several new characters who will be debuting in the film. The characters are consisted of new members of the Winged People Clan and the Six Knights of Black of the Demon Clan. pkjD provided a mirror for the trailer. The new characters include: Akio Ohtsuka: Zoria Reiko Suzuki: Banes Toshiyuki Morikawa: Bellion Yōko Hikasa: Gala Tooru Sakurai: Dahaka Masuo Amada: DerocchioRead More


Overlord III Anime Premiere Date Announced

Over the weekend, the official Overlord III anime website updated with the reveal of a new official visual for the upcoming season as well as the premiere date. Overlord III, aka the third season of the Overlord anime series will premiere on AT-X, Toyko MX, and MBS on July 10. The season will also debut on the AbemaTV streaming service on the same day. Overlord III will also debut on BS11 on July 11 and on TV Aichi on July 12.  Madhouse will return to continue production for the upcoming season and OxT will also return to perform the new theme song titled, “VORACITY.” The new ending theme song titled, “Silent Solitude,” willRead More


Gray Cherry Blossoms: Garo Anime Film Details Revealed

The official website for the Gray Cherry Blossoms: Garo (Usuzumizakura -Garo-) film has updated with details about the film. First, the cast for the film was revealed. The cast includes: Masei Nakayama: Raikou Romi Park: Seimei Akiko Yajima: Kintoki Kenyuu Horiuchi: Fujiwarano Michinaga Daisuke Namikawa: Fujiwarano Yasusuke Katsuhito Nomura: Fujiwarano Yorinobu Mayu Udono: Inari Jouji Nakata: Tenko Tomokazu Seki: Takeru Next, the production team for the film was announced. The staff includes: Keita Amemiya: Original Work Satoshi Nishimura: Director Yasuko Kobayashi: Script Writer Masakura Katsura: Character Designer Ai Yokoyama, Masao Ebihara: AnimationRead More