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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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One Piece Creator Eiichiro Oda: “I Want to End One Piece Manga in Five Years”Sep 5, 5am

The One Piece manga has already been running for like forever, so much so that we can’t imagine a world without it (okay, I exaggerate, but you get the idea). Well then, how about this: One Piece will finally be over after five years.

Cast of Netflix’s Live-Action Cowboy Bebop Currently Prepping in New ZealandSep 5, 6am

And now we have more news on Netflix’s live-action adaptation of hit sci-fi series Cowboy Bebop: according to the NZ Herald, the cast are currently in New Zealand working on the series. Stuntman Tristan Liu posted a picture of him together with Bebop’s main cast John Cho and Mustafa Shakir, along with English-Bangladeshi actor Jon Uddin.

New Details Revealed on Upcoming Remake of Cooking Master BoySep 3, 7am

Fresh details have just been served to us on the upcoming remake of OG cooking anime series Shin Chuka Ichiban. (“The True Best Cuisine in China.”) or known to us English-speakers as Cooking Master Boy.

K-ON’s Houkago Tea Time Make Surprise Appearance at Animelo Summer Live 2019Sep 3, 7am

A super major dose of nostalgia coming right up: K-ON’s Houkago Tea Time band recently reunited onstage. Their surprise reunion happened on September 1, during the last day of the yearly Animelo Summer Live.

New Visual, October 11 Premiere Date Released for Season 4 of “Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma”Sep 2, 7am

Good news to fans waiting for news on the upcoming fourth season of Food Wars. Shokugeki no Soma. First off, an official release date has been confirmed, with the fourth season pegged for an October 11 release.

Junji Ito’s Horror Manga Uzumaki Gets An Anime AdaptationSep 2, 6am

Hot on the heels of acclaimed horror artist Junji Ito’s appearance at the Crunchyroll Expo last August 31 is some really good news for his fans out there: Ito’s Uzumaki manga will be getting an anime adaptation.

‘The Rising of the Shield Hero’ Confirms to Two Additional Seasons! Sep 1, 10pm

Good news The Rising of the Shield Hero fans. It was announced by Crunchyroll during their very own Crunchyroll Expo on Sunday that the anime is getting two additional seasons. As of this time, they have not released the debut dates yet.

New PV Features Opening Song of “Yuruyuri” 10th Anniversary OVAAug 30, 8am

A new promotional video was streamed for the upcoming release of slice-of-life yuri comedy Yuruyuri’s 10th anniversary OVA. The new PV previews the OVA project’s opening song Yuru Tenya Wanya sung by Nanamori Chu Gorakabu, which is composed of the voice actresses for the eight main characters.

Boys’ Love Manga “Seka-Ichi Hatsukoi” Gets New Anime AdaptationAug 30, 8am

Calling all fujoshi out there. Popular boys’ love manga Sekai-Ichi Hatsukoi (World’s Greatest First Love) is getting a new anime adaptation. This good news was revealed to be a celebration of the fifth anniversary of Kadokawa’s Emerald magazine, where the manga is currently being serialized.

Anime NYC Announces Singer & Voice Actress Miku Ito as GuestAug 29, 7am

Still unsure if you’re going to attend Anime NYC. Well, the event organizers just announced a new guest. The official website of Anime NYC recently revealed that they will be also hosting voice actress and singer Miku Ito.
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