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ЯeaL to Perform New Ending Theme for Boruto Anime

The recent issue of the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine has revealed that the band ЯeaL will be performing the new ending theme song for the Boruto: Naruto Next Generations anime series. The ending theme song titled, “Tsuyogari Loser,” will premiere in January. The song will replace the current ending theme song titled, “Polaris,” which is performed by Hitorie. The new ending theme song will be available as a single on February 20 and an “anime size” version of the song will be available early as a digital release on January 7. Boruto: Naruto Next Generations is currently airing in Japan with new episodes on Sundays atRead More


NYCC 2018: Viz Media Announces Boruto Anime Home Video Release

Viz Media announced that they will be releasing the Naruto: Boruto Next Generations anime series on home video during the Shonen Jump panel at New York Comic Con 2018. The series will be released on home video in Spring 2019. For those who are not aware, the Naruto: Boruto Next Generations is based on the spin-off manga series that features Naruto’s son, Boruto. The series originally premiered in Japan in April 2017. Viz Media is simulcasting the series on Hulu and is also available on Crunchyroll. The English dub for the series premiered on Toonami on September 29. No other detailsRead More


New Cardfight!! Vanguard Anime Projects Announced

Bushiroad has recently announced that a new anime series based on the Cardfight!! Vanguard card game will be debuting on television on May 5 in Japan.  A side spin-off series is also currently in the works based on the Bermuda Triangles.  The company also revealed that a smartphone game titled, “Cardfight!! Vanguard Zero,” is in development. The new series will premiere on Tokyo MX, Sun TV, KBS Kyoto, and BS11 on May 5. THe series will later premiere on TV Aichi on May 6 and on tvk on May 9.  The new series will also stream on AbemaTV. The series will alsoRead More


Mazinger Z: INFINITY – Official Theatrical Clip Streamed

Viz Media has posted an official theatrical clip for Mazinger Z: Infinity on their official Youtube channel.  The clip features a preview of the battle between Great Mazinger and the mechanical beasts; Garada and Doublass. Mazinger Z: Infinity will premiere as a two day event in theaters on February 11 and February 12. Those who are interested can order their tickets at the link listed below.  


Mazinger Z: Infinity Fathom Events Trailer Streamed

Viz Media has recently updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for the Mazinger Z Infinity film.  The trailer features a preview of the film’s setting and reveals that the film will have a limited theatrical release in North America via Fathom Events. The film will be screened in theaters on February 11–February 12 and will feature the original Japanese audio with English subtitles. Fathom Events also provided a synopsis for the film. Ten years ago, the villainous scientist Dr. Hell led his wicked followers, known as the Underground Empire, in a struggle to destroy all of humanity.Read More


Mazinger Z: Infinity Film 2nd PV Streamed

Earlier this week Toei updated their official Youtube channel with a new trailer for the Mazinger Z: Infinity film.  The latest trailer features a look at the opening theme song of the film performed by Ichiro Mizuki and the ending theme titled, “The Last Letter,” by Kouji Kikkawa.” The official Mazinger Z: Infinity website has also updated, which reveals some new cast members. The new cast members include: Hiroyuki Miyasako, Romi Park: Male & Female half of Baron Ashura Yui P (Ozaku Club): Pink member of Idol Mazin-Girls Okarina (Ozaku Club): Blue member of Idol Mazin-Girls Mazinger Z: Infinity will premiere in JapaneseRead More


Mazinger Z: Infinity Anime Film Stills Revealed

The official Mazinger Z: Infinity film website has updated with new stills for the upcoming film.  The films reveal the first full look at the ancient relic Infinity. Infinity is a large object that was found inside the depths of Mt. Fuji.  Not much is known about this ancient structure except that it was possibly crafted by an ancient civilization.  Infinity is the third Mazin following the original Mazinger Z and Great Mazinger.  Dr. Hell plans to use the power of Infinity in order to activate the ultimate weapon known as the Gragon. Mazinger Z: Infinity will premiere in Japanese theaters on January 13, 2018.Read More


Kouji Kikkawa to Perform Mazinger Z: Infinity Film Ending Theme

The official Mazinger Z: Infinity film website has updated with an announcement that Kouji Kikkawa will be performing the ending theme for the film.  The ending theme for the film will be titled, “The Last Letter.” According to the website Kikkawa commented that “the song was made with the image of a pilot and his robots going beyond their limits and sharing a connection and sorrow.”  Go Nagai, creator of the Mazinger Z franchise stated that the the song will “make the people who went crazy over Mazinger Z remember the good times.”  Kikkawa is best known for his work in Tokusatsu such as theRead More


Mazinger Z: Infinity Film Details Revealed

The official Mazinger Z: Infinity website has updated with new details about the upcoming film. It has been revealed that Great Mazinger will also be making an appearance in the film.  Great Mazinger is the main character that appears in the anime/ manga of the same name.  The anime series ran from September 8, 1974 –  September 28, 1975.  The manga series was published by Kodansha in October 1974 and ran until October 1975.  The manga ran for 2 volumes.   The website also revealed the cast members for the film. The cast members include: Toshihiko Seki: Tetsuya Tsurugi – A hero who helped KojiRead More


Boruto: Naruto Next Generations 2nd Promo Streamed

The official website for the Boruto: Naruto Next Generations anime series has updated with a new promo for the upcoming series. The latest promo features a preview for the new opening song titled “, Baton Road,” which is performed by KANA-BOOM.  The series will premiere on April 5.    


Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Details Revealed

New details for the Boruto: Naruto Next Generations anime series were revealed on the official website, which includes information about the cast and production staff. The production cast includes: Studio Pierrot – Production Studio  Noriyuki Abe – General Director Hiroyuki Yamashita – Story Supervisor  Ukyo Kodachi, Makoto Uezu – Series Composition Tetsuya Nishio, Hirofumi Suzaki – Character Designers Yasuharu Takanashi, Yaiba – Music Production The voice cast will include: Yuuko Sanpei Koro Kikuichi Ryuji Kijima Kenshou Ono Ryoki Shiraishi Atsushi Abe Junko Takeuchi Nana Mizuki Saori Hayami Showtaro Morikubo Shinji Kawada Boruto: NarutoRead More