Series starring Kazuki Katou, Takahiro Sakurai debuts in July
Creative Spotlights are a column by Brandon Teteruck highlighting industry talent in anime. This week is on the director of Mononoke, Kenji Nakamura!
In this week’s Creative Spotlight, Brandon looks at Kenji Nakamura, the brilliant director behind critically-acclaimed anime such as Mononoke and Kūchu Būranko. If you’re interested in an artistic anime director who truly understands the struggles of his society and generation, then you’ll want to hit the jump to read more!
RPG sequel heads to PS4 and PC
Bandai Namco lined up an official release date for Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom. Level-5’s RPG sequel—which doesn’t have the direct involvement of Studio Ghibli this time around, yet still manages to look gorgeous—will launch on PlayStation 4 and PC on November 10. Read on for more.
Game with “bust” power-ups slated for July 6 in Japan
3 cast members return from anime
Voice actor Masami Iwasaki announced on Twitter on Thursday that he has married. Iwasaki plays Wakashi Hiyoshi, Yoshirou Akazawa, and Harumi Saotome in…
Last year’s designs are back, joined by new Momo Yaoyorozu, Denki Kaminari and Eijiro Kirishima designs
Last summer, Bandai Namco’s Pop Up Character Shops in Shibuya Parco, Osaka and Nagoya, which rotate with limited character goods, presented two weeks of My Hero Academia limited character goods. The cast celebrates by trading school uniforms and superhero outfits for festive happi and hanten. And, they’re back again for this season, again trading sports gear for a festival look.
Main cast members announced for “battle royal death match” TV anime based on novel by Nisio Isin
The main cast have been announced for Juuni Taisen (“The War of 12”), an upcoming TV anime based on the novel written by Nisio Isin and illustrated by Hikaru Nakamura about a group of twelve warriors forced into a deadly game where only one can survive. Hit the jump to learn more.
For her newest beauty partnership, Galaxy Express 999’s Maetel is collaborating with Bioré’s summer products in Japan. The character’s alternate version…
Anime cast returns to voice Digimon in play opening on August 1