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“Samurai Warriors” Anime Planned for 2015

6 noviembre, 2014 Scott Green 0

14 character designs previewed along with news

An anime adaptation of Koei’s Samurai Warriors/Sengoku Musou’s historical hack and slash games has been announced for January 2015, slated to air on TV Tokyo, TV Osaka, TV Aichi abd BS Japan. Along with the news, 14 character designs have been previewed. Get a look after the jump.

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Second “Aldnoah.Zero” Part Two Visual Spotted

6 noviembre, 2014 Scott Green 0

Get a look at the new teaser for the series’ January return

Replacing last month’s Slaine banner, a new visual has begun advertising at the January return of the Aldnoah.Zero mecha war anime at public spots like Shinjuku Station. Get a look after the jump.

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“Diabolik Lovers” English Dub Cast Announced

6 noviembre, 2014 Scott Green 0

Available on DVD December 2, 2014 and Blu-ray February 24, 2015

With a DVD collection scheduled for December 2, 2014 and Blu-ray collection lined-up for February 24, 2015, Sentai Filmworks has announced the English dub cast for the 2013 anime adaptation of otome game Diabolik Lovers. See who’s who after the jump.

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“Yu-Gi-Oh!” Season 1 Streams on Netflix

6 noviembre, 2014 Scott Green 0

2003’s “The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi” also added

Netflix has declared “It’s time to duel!” as the first part of the animated Yu-Gi-Oh! has joined the service’s streaming library this month. And, if revisionist chambara is more to your liking, Takeshi Kitano’s 2003 The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi was also introduced. More after the jump.

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Japan’s NHK Offers an Epic Take on US Midterm Elections

6 noviembre, 2014 Scott Green 0

Control of legislative branch of American government at stake!

Control of legislative branch of American government was at stake in yesterday’s US midterm elections and to capture the moment, Japan’s semi-public broadcast network NHK presented an epic interpretation of the contest between Democrats and Republicans. Get a look after the jump.

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Three New “Shonen Jump” Series Launching

5 noviembre, 2014 Scott Green 0

Takeshi Obata attached to school lawyer manga

Following next week’s conclusion of Naruto (and Ryou Ishiyama’s Mitsubuki Condor), Shonen Jump is set to end its 2014 and begin its 2015 calendar with three new manga series. November 17th’s issue 51 features the end of Yuusaku Shibata’s Yoakemono, and the launch of a full series for Furuya Itsuki’s Takujo no Ageha. The ping pong series, which will also be featured on the issue’s cover, was previously a one-shot back in June’s issue 30. 

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“Attack on Titan” Anime Cast Return for Voice Drama

5 noviembre, 2014 Scott Green 0

New issue of “Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine” has “Attack on Titan” anime visual, unfortunately it’s not attached to the news you were waiting for

Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine‘s December issue, on sale this weekend, has an Attack on Titan anime visual. Unfortunately, it’s not attached to the long awaited announcement of a second season. Instead, Yūki Kaji (Eren),  Yui Ishikawa (Mikasa), Marina Inoue (Armin), Kishō Taniyama (Jean),  Hiro Shimono (Connie), Yū Kobayashi  (Sasha),  Hiroshi Kamiya (Levi) and Erwin (Daisuke Ono) are returning for prize drama CDs. More after the jump.

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VIDEO: Official English-Subtitled “Expelled from Paradise” Anime Movie Trailer Posted

5 noviembre, 2014 Scott Green 0

Seiji Mizushima’s latest sci-fi film hits theaters on November 15

Leading into the November 15th opening of its theatrical run, an English trailer has been posted for Expelled from Paradise. Toei Animation‘s upcoming feature is set to be directed by Seiji Mizushima (Fullmetal AlchemistMobile Suit Gundam 00) with Gen Urobuchi (Puella Magi Madoka Magicawriting the script. More after the jump.

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“Naruto” Manga Follow-Up Planned

5 noviembre, 2014 Scott Green 0

Short story planned for early 2015

Along with ending Naruto, next week’s Shonen Jump issue 50 announces that Masashi Kishimoto’s ninja series is getting revived for a short follow-up manga in spring 2015. More after the jump.