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Shoujo Kageki Revue Starlight Gets 3rd Stage Musical in 2020Jul 15, 11pm

Heads up, fans of Shoujo Kageki Revue Starlight (that includes me). It was announced this Monday that the franchise is set to get a third stage musical, which will run sometime in summer 2020.

“Sonic the Hedgehog” Producer Tim Miller Confident that Sonic’s Redesign Will Please FansJul 15, 8am

Just last May, the internet banded together against one common enemy: the new (Hollywood) design of beloved video game character Sonic the Hedgehog.

‘My Hero Academia’ Once Again Tops Monthly Bookscan List for June Jul 12, 10am

The popular manga series My Hero Academia continues to dominate as it GO BEYOND and dominated the U.S. Monthly Bookscan List once again for the month of February. This not the first time that the series has reached the top of the manga sales ranks as it has also topped the ranks in some of the previous months.

Video Preview of Chihayafuru Season 3’s Opening Theme ReleasedJul 11, 11pm

Get ready for the return of our favorite karuta players. The official website and social media channels of the Chihayafuru anime has just released a video preview for the anime’s upcoming third season.

Persona 5 Gets a Stage Play Adaptation This DecemberJul 11, 11pm

Get ready to have your hearts stolen… on stage. The Phantom Thieves are set to make their theater debut in the upcoming PERSONA5 The Stage stage play. Atlus has announced that the play will run from December 13 to 15 at the Hotel Mielparque Osaka, and from December 19 to 29 at the Galaxy Theatre in Shinagawa City, Tokyo.

Lupin III Gets First-Ever 3D CG Anime Film Jul 11, 8am

Lupin III is back, and he looks sleeker than ever in his first 3D CG film. TOHO has just revealed a trailer for the movie Lupin III THE FIRST, affording us all a look at how our favorite thieves will look like in 3D CG.

Nintendo Switch Lite Officially Announced, Slated for a September 20 ReleaseJul 11, 8am

This Thursday Nintendo has officially launched the Nintendo Switch Lite, the newest addition to their Switch line of gaming consoles. Marketed as a Switch wholly dedicated to portable gameplay, the console is smaller, lighter, but does not carry over some of the features of the Nintendo Switch (understandably so).

Opening Animation for Gundam Battle: Gunpla Warfare Smartphone Game ReleasedJul 10, 8am

This Tuesday, Bandai Namco began streaming the opening animation for their upcoming smartphone game, Gundam Battle: Gunpla Warfare. Check it out below. The said game is the first mobile game from the iconic franchise that will be made available to North American players.

Johnny Kitagawa, Founder of Boyband Empire Johnny & Associates, Dies at 87Jul 10, 7am

Japanese entertainment mogul Johnny Kitagawa, founder of the influential entertainment company Johnny & Associates, has passed away this Tuesday 5 PM in a Tokyo hospital due to a stroke. He was 87 years old.

New Trailer Released for the Digimon 20th Anniversary MovieJul 9, 7am

Take out some tissues, friends, and prepare for all the feels: the official title, teaser images and trailer were just revealed for the upcoming Digimon 20th anniversary film.
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