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Square Enix Announces New Smartphone Game “Last Idea”Yesterday, 12pm

Video game developer Square Enix is set to release a new smartphone game called Last Idea.
FUNimationtoScreen1stTwoEpisodesofFruitsBasketRebootinUSTheaters

FUNimation to Screen 1st Two Episodes of Fruits Basket Reboot in US Theaters

Even more news for the highly-anticipated Fruits Basket remake: FUNimation has announced that US fans will be given the chance to watch the animé’s first two episodes before its actual airing date. Select US theaters will be screening Furuba’s first two episodes, and while there are no exact details yet, the company announced that it will happen sometime in March.
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Cardcaptor Sakura Launches Smartphone Game Based on Its Clear Card Arc

It was announced on September of last year that CLAMP’s hit work Cardcaptor Sakura will be getting a smartphone game, Cardcaptor Sakura Happiness Memories.
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Laura Bailey, Jerry Jewell Returns as Tohru & Kyo’s English Voice Actors for Fruits Basket Reboot

More news coming our way for the much-anticipated remake of Fruits Basket, but this time it’s on the Western side of the show: Funimation, which has gained exclusive rights to stream the reboot, has announced that lead character Tohru Honda will be voiced by none other than her original English voice actress Laura Bailey.
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Viz Media to Digital Release 'The Children Nowadays' MangaDec 9, 2am

The first volume of the manga The Children Nowadays will be released by Viz Media digitally. In their recent announcement, it can be bought and viewed starting December 13. This manga was created by Kiriko Kubo and was first published by Big Comics Spirits magazine in 1986.

“Kenka Bancho Otome: Girl Beats Boys” TV Series ComingDec 9, 12am

The popular otome romance adventure game, “Kenka Bancho Otome,” will be adapted into a series of 10-minute animated shorts set to air Spring 2017 under the title of “Kenka Bancho Otome: Girl Beats Boys.

Dragon Quest II PS4 Game to Release in the West In April!Dec 9, 12am

In a recent announcement released by Square Enix, the PS4 exclusive game Dragon Quest Heroes II (Dragon Quest Heroes II: Futago no Ō to Yogen no Owari) is set for a North America release in April 25.

FUNimation to License 'Attack on Titan' Season 2Dec 8, 11pm

It seems that the chances of seeing Attack on Titan Season 2 for the West are high now. In a recent announcement released by FUNimation Animation on Thursday, they have already licensed the series' second season.

'Attack on Titan' Gets Stage Play Next YearDec 8, 11am

Summer 2017 is going to be quite interesting especially for fans of Hajime Isayama's popular manga and anime franchise, Attack on Titan. It has been announced that the manga will have a stage play adaptation slated for next year as confirmed in the wraparound jacket band found in the 21st manga volume of the series.

'Hunter X Hunter' and 'Saiyuki' Musician Kenichi Kurosawa Passes AwayDec 8, 11am

2016 has been a ride for all of us especially those who work in the anime and entertainment industries. The official website of Kenichi Kurosawa has released a statement that he passed away last December 5 at the age of 48.

“My Hero Academia” ranked 7th in New York Times’ Best International Show in 2016Dec 7, 4pm

The Japanese superhero anime series My Hero Academia (Boku no Hīrō Akademia) ranked seventh in New York Times’ Best International Show in 2016.

P.A Works brings in third "working anime" coming 2017 either on June or JulyDec 7, 10am

A new anime on theme of people and their jobs comes to the screen on April of 2017 by anime studio P.A. Works.

Hayao Miyazaki's new short film "Boro the Caterpillar" set to premier on Spring 2017Dec 7, 9am

For any anime fan, film director, producer, screenwriter, animator, author, and manga artist Hayao Miyazaki was and is a man who created pieces of art that have left their mark in the anime world. Though his most famous works may be recognized to be under the “Studio Ghibli” productions, any fan would recognize his artistic touch in them.

Professional Skater Nobunari Oda will be in 'Yuri!!! on Ice'Dec 6, 11am

The Yuri... on Ice anime production continues to give its fans more reason to be hyped on the upcoming episodes. On Tuesday, its official website have recently announced that they are casting Japanese Professional Skater Nobunari Oda to play the role of himself in the anime.
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