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Daisuke Sakaguchi Joins Fire Force Anime Cast

The official Fire Force anime website has updated with the announcement that Daisuke Sakaguchi has joined the cast as Victor Licht in the upcoming anime series adaptation. Victor is a genius researcher at the Haijima Institute. He specializes in the power of combustion and is striving to understand human combustion specifically. He is apparently linked to Joker, although his motives are mysterious. The confirmed cast now consists of: Gakuto Kajiwara: Shinra Kusakabe Yusuke Koboyashi: Arthur Boyle M.A.O.: Iris Saeko Kamijō: Maki Oze Kenichi Suzumura: Takehisa Hinawa Kazuya Nakai: Akitaru Ōbi Daisuke Sakaguchi: Victor Licht Kodansha provided a description forRead More


Kazuya Nakai Joins Fire Force Anime Cast

The official Fire Force anime website has updated with the announcement that Kazuya Nakai will be joining the cast as Akitaru Ōbi. Akitaru Ōbi is the main captain of Shinra Kusakabe’s team. Once a regular fireman, Ōbi uses his strength as a weapon in compensation of lacking special powers. He tries his best to look after his team and is known for loving to weight train. The official Fire Force anime also updated with a character trailer for Akitaru Ōbi. The confirmed cast now consists of: Gakuto Kajiwara: Shinra Kusakabe Yusuke Koboyashi: Arthur Boyle M.A.O.: Iris Saeko Kamijō: Maki Oze Kenichi Suzumura: TakehisaRead More


Kenichi Suzumura Joins Fire Force Anime Cast

The official Fire Force anime website has updated with the announcement that Kenichi Suzumura will be joining the anime’s cast as Takehisa Hinawa. Takehisa Hinawa is the company commander of Shinra Kusakabe’s team. Hinawa is described as a “second generation power user and a steely, serious military veteran.” Hinawa’s training methods tend to intimate the team’s rookies. Hinawa established the team with the help of Ōbi. The official Fire Force Youtube channel also updated with a character trailer for Takehisa Hinawa. The confirmed cast now consists of: Gakuto Kajiwara: Shinra Kusakabe Yusuke Koboyashi: Arthur Boyle M.A.O.: Iris Saeko Kamijō: Maki OzeRead 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


M.A.O Joins Fire Force TV Anime Cast

M.A.O Joins Fire Force TV Anime Cast


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


Fire Force Anime Trailer Streamed

Fire Force Anime Trailer Streamed


Fire Force Manga Series Gets Anime Adaptation

It has recently been announced that anime adaptation of the Fire Force manga series will be receiving an anime adaptation., which will be produced by David Production. For those who are not aware, the series is based on a manga series that was created by Atsushi Ohkubo. Kodansha launched the series in the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in 2015. Currently the manga chapters have been collected into fourteen tankōbon volumes as of August 2018. Kodansha USA is the publisher of the manga series in North America and the first volume was released in 2016. Kodansha provided a description forRead More


Andy Muschietti to Direct Hollywood Attack on Titan Live-Action Film Adaptation

Various news outlets have reported that Andy Mushietti will be directing the live-action film adaptation of the Attack on Titan franchise. David Heyman will be working as the producer for the film alongside Masi Oka and Babara Mushietti. Andy will be directing the film at Warner Bros., who has recently finalized the deal with Kodansha, the publisher for the manga series. For those who are not aware the “Attack on Titan” franchise was created by Hajime Isayama in 2009. The manga series later received an anime adaptation in 2013 produced by Wit Studio & Production I.G. The series was previously adapted into several live-action filmsRead More


Kodansha to Publish Mazinger Z Alter Ignition Manga

Kodansha has recently confirmed that they will be publishing the Mazinger Z spin-off one-shot manga, Mazinger Z Alter Ignition.  The single volume will be released on December 20.  Mazinger Z Alter Ignition was written by Yu Kinutani and was originally launched on the Dynamic Planning’s official website on May 19.   A separate manga series titled, “Mazinger Z Interval Peace,” by Takahiro Ozawa, also launched in the Monthly Young Magazine on the same day. The manga showcases an alternate take on the events featured in the original Mazinger Z manga series. The original manga series focuses on a high school boy named Koji Kabuto and his powerful robot called the Mazinger Z.  He faces offRead More


Kodansha Comics to Release Complete Rave Master Manga Series Digitally

Kondasha Comics has updated their official Website with an announcement that they will be releasing the entirety of the Rave Master manga series digitally.  As a part of their Fairy Tail conclusion celebration the 35 volume run of the manga will be released on BookWalker, comiXology, Crunchyroll, Google Play, iBooks, Kindle, Kobo, and nook on October 3.  Those who are interested can pre-order their copies via the various digital platforms. For those who are unaware Rave Master is a manga series created by Hiro Mashima who also worked on the Fairy Tail manga.  The Rave Master manga series was published in the Weekly Shonen Jump MagazineRead More


Toonami Announces Attack on Titan Season 2 Premiere Date

The official Toonami Facebook page has recently been updated with a new schedule for the block starting on April 15.   The following week will feature the premiere of the second season of Attack on Titan.  The second season will premiere on April 22 at 12:30am EST. 


Crunchyroll To Stream Attack on Titan Season 2

Crunchyroll has announced that they will be streaming the second season of the Attack on Titan anime series. Currently the series will be available only to subscribers in North America, however no other details are confirmed at this time.  Stay tuned for updates.   Crunchyroll also provided a short synopsis for the season as well as a trailer. Eren Jaeger swore to wipe out every last Titan, but in a battle for his life he wound up becoming the thing he hates most. With his new powers, he fights for humanity’s freedom facingRead More


Crunchyroll To Stream Legendary Armor Samurai Troopers

Crunchyroll has announced that they will be streaming Legendary Warriors Samurai Troopers on their streaming service starting at 4 PM PST for Crunchyroll users in both the US and Canada.  For those who don’t know the series was dubbed as Ronin Warriors, which aired on Toonami. 🎉 ANNOUNCEMENT: Legendary Armor Samurai Troopers joins the Crunchyroll family today at 4:00pm PST – more details to come!! pic.twitter.com/yCT5ujBSeL — crunchyroll🔥 (@Crunchyroll) January 18, 2017 Crunchyroll provided a short synopsis for the series. Long ago, there existed an evil spirit that waged a war to conquer the human world. Defeat droveRead More


Funimation Licenses Attack on Titan Season 2

Recently, Funimation has announced that they have licensed the second season for the Attack on Titan anime series.  The series is set to premiere in April 2017.  Funimation also provided a synopsis for the series. “’Attack on Titan’ became an instant hit since it first streamed in 2013 and we are thrilled to bring fans the long-awaited Season 2 of the series,” said Gen Fukunaga, CEO and founder of Funimation. “’Attack on Titan’ is truly a worldwide phenomenon that has continued to grow at a non-stop pace. Fans can look forward to an exciting secondRead More