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No Turnips Required: ‘Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ Remains #1 in Recent Japanese Video Game Rankings

Another month and Animal Crossing: New Horizons still remains number #1 in Japan in Famitsu’s recent Video Game Rankings from June 29 to July 5. Second place goes to Sekai no Asobi Taizen 51, Ring Fit Adventure is in Number 3.

‘My Hero Academia’ Manga Series Ranks at #20 on 2019 U.S. BookScan List

It was revealed on Tuesday by website The Comics Beat on its annual analysis of NPD BookScan’s Top 20 adult graphic novels list of 2019 that My Hero Academia Volume 1 by Kohei Horikoshi is the 20th best-selling graphic novel for that year, sold 98,720 copies in the United States alone.

The 21st Volume of ‘Demon Slayer’ Manga Sold 2 Million Copies in Just 3 Days!

It was reported on Friday by Oricon that both the regular and limited editions of the 21st Volume of the ‘Demon Slayer’ manga sold more than 2 million copies in just three days since its release. Aside from this, they were ranked #1 and #2 respectively in Oricon’s manga chart.

More Anime Nostalgia Incoming as RetroCrush Adds 10 Anime Titles to Growing Library

Need more nostalgic anime to bring watch while staying at home, then the anime streaming service RetroCrush got your back. The services announce recently that they have added 10 titles into its growing retro anime library.
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After COVID-19 Delay, New “Higurashi When They Cry” Anime Project Now Slated For October 2020 ReleaseJul 7, 5am

Good news for fans waiting for an update on the new Higurashi anime project. The series’ official website has announced that the anime is now set for an October 2020 premiere. The project was supposed to be released this July, but the COVID-19 pandemic halted productions and thus affected the series’ schedule.

New Teaser Video for Live-Action “Kiss Him, Not Me” Film Focuses on Asuma MutsumiJul 7, 4am

A new highlight video was recently revealed for the live-action film adaptation of popular shoujo manga title Kiss Him, Not Me (Watashi ga Motete Dousunda). The video, posted on the film’s official website, focuses on Asuma Mutsumi, who is played in the film by THE RAMPAGE from EXILE TRIBE member Hokuto Yoshino.

Bushiroad’s “D4DJ Groovy Mix” Rhythm Game Gets Global ReleaseJul 6, 5am

Get ready for a new mobile rhythm game, as Japanese entertainment company Bushiroad has announced that they will be launching the D4DJ Groovy Rhythm game globally soon. The announcement was made at the Anime Expo Lite online event last Friday.

Netflix’s Live-Action Adaptation of “Cowboy Bebop” Gets Green Light to Film Again in New ZealandJul 6, 5am

And it’s on once more folks, as the production crew of Netflix’s live-action adaptation of cult favorite Cowboy Bebop has announced that they have been given the clearance to continue shooting in New Zealand.

Promo Video, Key Visual, New Cast Members Revealed for “Cells at Work” Anime FilmJul 6, 4am

Get ready to see more of our favorite cells, as Aniplex has recently revealed a promo video for the upcoming anime film of Cells at Work. Entitled Tokubetsu Jouei-ban "Hataraku Saibou.." Saikyou no Teki, Futatabi.

The Latest Summer Update Patch for ‘Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ is Now Available! Jul 3, 8am

It was announced previously that the Nintendo Switch hit video game Animal Crossing: New Horizons will be having a free patch update available to download today, July 3. We will give you a rundown on what this major update contains: This new patch is the first of the two-part major summer updates for the game.

Ghibli Museum to Slowly Reopen to the Public in SeptemberJul 3, 8am

It was announced on Thursday by Ghibli Museum Director Kazuki Anzai that the Ghibli Museum is now in the process of slowly reopening to the general public in September. The museum is dedicated to the animated productions made by the powerhouse animation studio, Studio Ghibli.

‘Dr. Stone’ Season 2 to Air in January 2021, New Trailer Teases ‘Stone Wars’ ArcJul 3, 8am

2021 is definitely a hopeful year for Dr. Stone anime fans as it was recently announced that the season of the anime is slated to premiere in January 2021. To add more hype into this announcement, a teaser video was released in the anime’s official website previewing the “Stone Wars” story arc.

New Trailer Featuring 2nd Half of ‘Fruits Basket’ Season 2 Released! Jul 3, 8am

Are you ready for more Fruits Basket. To add more excitement, Funimation released an English-subtitled trailer on Friday previewing the anime’s 2nd half of this highly anticipated second season. Aside from this, Funimation has also released a new visual as well as preview of the new opening song “Home”, performed by Asako Toki.

Seven Seas Announces Licenses to New Manga and Light Novel Series Titles!Jul 3, 7am

Seven Seas Entertainment revealed on Thursday that they have officially licensed the following titles: Failure Frame: I Became the Strongest and Annihilated Everything With Low-Level Spells (both manga and light novel series), Donuts Under a Crescent Moon, Dungeon Toilet, and Dai Dark manga.
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