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KyoAni President: 4 of 33 Injured Staff Still at the Hospital, the Rest Have Returned to WorkYesterday, 7am

  Three months since the devastating arson that was committed against Kyoto Animation’s 1st Animation Studio, KyoAni President Hideaki Hatta held a press conference to update the public on the company’s and its employees’ current status.

Studio Ghibli Films Confirmed to be Coming to HBO Max in Spring 2020Yesterday, 7am

  In a first for the legendary Japanese animation studio, Studio Ghibli has finally allowed its films to be streamed via a digital platform. This was announced by GKIDS, Ghibli’s American distributor, and HBO Max, an upcoming video-on-demand service from WarnerMedia Entertainment.

Studio DEEN to Co-Produce Two-Part Sailor Moon Eternal Movie with Toei

Finally an update on the much-awaited anime film project for the beloved Sailor Moon franchise: the official website of the upcoming two-part movie Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Eternal has just announced that Studio DEEN will be animating the film alongside Toei Animation.

Bandai Namco Releases Digimon ReArise Smartphone Game in the West

  Good news to Digimon fans in the West: Bandai Namco has officially released the Digimon ReArise smartphone game for Western players. The game went live for Western territories this Wednesday, even though the earlier announced release date of the game was October 21.
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Main Cast & 2020 Premiere Revealed for Live-Action Film Adaptation of Boys-Love Manga “Love Stage!!”Oct 3, 6am

The official Twitter account of Kadokawa’s CIEL magazine has just announced the three main cast members for the live-action film adaptation of popular boys-love manga Love Stage.

“Tsundere Queen” Rie Kugimiya Announced as Special Guest at Anime NYCOct 1, 7am

Anime NYC has just made a big guest announcement: the convention will be hosting none other than the popular and multi-awarded seiyuu and the Tsundere Queen herself, Rie Kugimiya. This will be Kugimiya’s first US appearance.

Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha Celebrates 15th Anniversary With Special Illustration & Messages from Lead Voice ActressesOct 1, 7am

Old but gold heavy yuri subtext anime series Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha is celebrating its 15th anniversary this Tuesday, October 1. For the young ones, Lyrical Nanoha aired the first of its 13 episodes last October 1, 2004.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Gets a Stage Play & Sequel FilmSep 30, 7am

I know we’re all looking to fill the void left empty by Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, which ended its highly-successful first season last week. Successive news over the weekend, however, might tide us over ‘til the next season.

Funimation Announces Advance Ticket Sales for North American Release of One Piece Stampede FilmSep 30, 6am

The official website of Funimation has just opened advance ticket sales for the US screening schedules of Eiichiro Oda’s One Piece Stampede film. The newest film in the One Piece franchise will be showing in select US theaters from Oct.

Cast Members Announced for Villains in “My Hero Academia the Movie: Heroes Rising”Sep 26, 6pm

The official website for the upcoming My Hero Academia the Movie: --Heroes Rising—has just announced the two cast members who will be voicing the new villains. Musical actor and seiyuu Yoshio Inoue (left in picture above) will be voicing the main villain Nine, who is chasing after Tomura Shigaraki.

New Trailer Previews Theme Songs for RomCom Anime “Ore wo Suki na no wa Omae Dake ka yo”Sep 25, 8am

The official website for the upcoming adaptation of light novel series Ore wo Suki na no wa Omae Dake ka yo (Are You Really the One Who Likes Me) has just released a new promotional video for the anime series.

“Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Happiness Memories” Smartphone Game Previews Features in New TrailerSep 25, 7am

The official Youtube channel of Bushiroad has just revealed a new teaser trailer for the upcoming Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Happiness Memories smartphone game. Check it out here. The description in the video says that the game will be released on October 3, which was different from the previously-stated summer 2019 launch last June.

KONOSUBA Movie Set to Premiere in US Cinemas for One Night Only Sep 25, 7am

Good news to all US fans of KONOSUBA. Crunchyroll in partnership with Fathom Events has announced that they will be screening Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo. Kurenai Densetsu (God’s Blessing to this Wonderful World: Legend of Crimson) movie in 600 theaters in the United States.

Final Fantasy VII Remake Shows Abzu Battle Gameplay in New Video, Reveals Box ArtSep 25, 7am

More news coming our way for the much-awaited Final Fantasy VII Remake. This time, it’s a new gameplay trailer showcasing a boss battle against the Abzu. The trailer is just 5 minutes of pure FF7 goodness and just really gets me more hyped up for the game.
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