On Dec. 19, an Evangelion-themed piece by Studio Khara titled Until You Come to Me was released under Japan Anima(tor) Expo, a series of anime shorts produced by Hideaki Anno.
We bring you a look at the new anime that will premiere beginning in January and their trailers. Our second installment rounds up 10 series in the battle action and sci-fi genres.
2014 has been a year of many hot anime, but it’s almost over. To all you anime fans wondering what kind of anime are in store for next year, here’s an introduction to the new anime beginning in January along with their trailers. In this first part, we’ll look at 10 slice of life, comedy, and school life series!
Minori Chihara is well known as a voice actress appearing in many popular anime, including roles as Nagato Yuki in The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, Naze Mizuki from Beyond the Boundary, and more. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of her debut, Minorin, as she is affectionately called by her fans, performed “Minori Chihara 10th Anniversary Live - Sanctuary - Supported by Joysound” on Nov. 18 at the Nippon Budokan, the “holy land” for Japanese music artists.
On November 28, the Attack on Titan Exhibit opened in Ueno, Tokyo.
Jim Lee gives a talk and live drawing demonstration in Akihabara!
It has been confirmed that a compilation of the popular TV anime adaptation of Knights of Sidonia will release in theaters. The release date is March 6, 2015.
It has been confirmed that the second season of the TV anime Attack on Titan is in the works for 2016.
The short anime Hill Climb Girl was released on Nov. 14 on the short video distribution site, Nihon Animator Mihonichi.
In anticipation of the opening of the Attack on Titan Exhibit at the Ueno Royal Museum on Friday, Nov. 28, the popular manga has released a “Titan Montage” on the Attack on Titan Exhibit special site that allows visitors to choose faces and generate a Titan-style portrait.
The collaboration series between fashion doll brand Pullip and Sailor Moon continues to expand, and many TOM fans have likely been looking forward to the introduction of the next Sailor Soldier.
Shunya Yamashita Bishoujo Exhibit is held in celebration of the release of Horror Bishoujo!
In 1995, Hideaki Anno directed the TV anime Neon Genesis Evangelion, which went on to become a social phenomenon and secured his place in the anime world. He's gone on to create the Rebuild of Evangelion film series, and in November 2012, announced the latest film, Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo. Fans from around the world listened eagerly to what he had to say.
This is Part 2 of our report on the Hideaki Anno talk event held at Tokyo International Film Festival. This time, Anno talks deeply about the animation works he has directed. And he drops a bombshell about Evangelion...
The design of the limited edition jacket shows a jet black special issue Dominator!
Hideaki Anno put on talk events at the recently held Tokyo International Film Festival. Here, we report on one of the events called “Live-Action Edition.”
A collaboration event between a soccer team and the anime A Certain Scientific Railgun called “Soccer Match with a Certain Anime” was held! We went to check out the game!
It seems like an otaku's crazy dream, but it's real.
The hugely popular manga Naruto is on the verge of its climax, and there is huge buzz surrounding its upcoming finale. Meanwhile, continuing from its first fanart campaign, Shonenjump.viz.com has begun accepting comments regarding Naruto memories.
A special site called “Naruto Final Countdown!” has opened on the official site of the hugely popular Weekly Shonen Jump manga Naruto, the conclusion to which is closing in.
Sep. 23, 2014 07:002
Garm Wars: The Last Druid, the latest work by Mamoru Oshii, a representative director of Japan, will screen as a special invitation work at this year’s 27th Tokyo International Film Festival behind held from Oct. 23-27.
Sep. 23, 2014 01:230
“Oshare Macross 7” is coming to Shinjuku Marui Annex from Friday, Oct. 17 to Wednesday, Nov. 5.
Sep. 22, 2014 13:004
International sensation Hatsune Miku, the virtual idol at the forefront of Crypton Future Media’s vocaloid software, will make her American television debut on The Late Show with David Letterman on CBS on October 8.
Sep. 22, 2014 07:0014
A new music video and other details have been released regarding the anime Psycho-Pass 2, which begins airing on Fuji TV's Noitamina on Oct. 9!
Sep. 22, 2014 01:000
Fashion doll brand Pullip is continuously releasing series in collaboration with anime. This time, we are going to introduce Sailor Mercury, second in the series after Sailor Moon, from the popular new anime Sailor Moon Crystal distributed through Niconico Douga.
Sep. 21, 2014 13:004
Terraformars is a sci-fi manga currently serializing in the manga magazine Weekly Young Jump (Shueisha). The work, created by author Yu Sasuga and illustrator Kenichi Tachibana, depicts an ongoing battle on Mars between humans and evolved cockroaches called Terraformars.
Sep. 21, 2014 08:054
FuRyu has announced a new TV anime to begin broadcasting in January 2015. The light novel series Seiken Tsukai no World Break published under SB Creative’s GA Bunko label is getting an anime adaptation.
Sep. 21, 2014 01:002
Bandai Namco Games has revealed that its hugely popular action game series God Eater, first released in February 2010, is becoming a TV anime.
Sep. 20, 2014 13:002
A trailer video has been released on Youtube for metal dance unit BABYMETAL‘s live show DVD&Blu-ray, “LIVE~LEGEND 1999 & 1997 APOCALYPSE“, set to be released on the 29th of October (Wednesday).
Sep. 20, 2014 07:0031
Attack on Titan the Movie: Part 1 - Crimson Bow and Arrow to release in Japan on Nov. 22 will be screened as a special invitation work during the 27th Tokyo International Film Festival being held from Oct. 23-27.