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Release of 1st of Six “Princess Principal” Sequel Films Delayed Due to COVID-19Today, 5am

An announcement from the production committee of the upcoming Princess Principal sequel films has announced that the movie’s release date has been postponed due to COVID-19 concerns.

VIZ Releases ‘My Hero: Academia: Heroes Rising’ Manga Chapter in English!

Head’s up My Hero Academia fans. There’s absolutely more in store as VIZ Media officially released the My Hero Academia – League of Villians: Undercover manga chapter in English. You can read the said chapter right now on VIZ Media’s official website and app right now.

Now You Can Watch ‘My Hero Academia’ for FREE!

While all of us are still in our homes staying safe from the Coronavirus pandemic, we are giving you this good news. As of this month, the fourth season of My Hero Academia is still ongoing in Japan. For those who are stuck at home and want to rewatch or catch-up on the anime, you can…FOR FREE.

“Tower of God” Releases Preview of Opening Theme Song Sung by KPop Boyband Stray Kids

The official website of the Crunchyroll-produced anime adaptation of SIU’s Tower of God manhwa has revealed last month that the series’ opening and ending theme song artist will be Stray Kids, a Korean pop boy band under JYP Entertainment.
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Conventions in the Time of Outbreaks – How to Protect Your Health During Con SeasonMar 3, 5am

The Coronavirus is undeniably a health problem at present and people are still desperate for answers and hope that the crisis will be controlled or contained soon. A lot of places are locked down, travels bans being implemented, and several major events have been canceled including Anime Japan.

New Trailer for Io Sakisaka’s “Omoi, Omoware, Furi, Furare” Previews Both Anime and Live-Action Movie AdaptationsMar 2, 5am

It’s rare for a manga to get adapted almost simultaneously into two mediums—anime and a live-action film—but Io Sakisaka’s Omoi, Omoware, Furi, Furare (Love Me, Love Me Not) is doing just that. To give us a sneak preview on how the two mediums look side-by-side, the official website for the live-action version just streamed special promo video showing just that.

Final Fantasy VII Remake Demo Now Available on the PS Store! Mar 2, 5am

Be still, my heart. Square Enix just dropped a surprise for all of us today as they announced this Monday that the demo to their much-awaited Final Fantasy VII Remake is already available in PS Stores worldwide.

Universal Studios Japan and Disney Theme Parks in Japan to Close Until Mid-MarchFeb 29, 6am

Universal Studios Japan announced on Friday that they will be temporary closed from February 29 until Mid-March. The reason for this is due to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak in Japan. This was implemented as a way to curb the spread of the virus.

AnimeJapan 2020 is Cancelled Due to Novel Coronavirus Outbreak (COVID-19)Feb 27, 8pm

To those who are planning to go to AnimeJapan 2020 next month, there is some bad news. The organizers have officially announced that the convention is canceled due to the Novel Coronavirus Outbreak. The Japanese government is currently on high alert to prevent the virus from spreading which includes closing all schools until April to stop the spread.

Launch Trailer Revealed for “One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows” Action-Fighting GameFeb 27, 6am

A launch trailer for the upcoming video game based on ONE and Yusuke Murata’s One Punch Man webcomic series has just been released this week. Entitled One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows, the game is a three-on-three action-fighting game.

April 3 Premiere Announced for New “Sakura Wars” AnimeFeb 27, 6am

The official website of the Shin Sakura Taisen the Animation has announced this Thursday that the new Sakura Wars anime series will premiere this April 3. Accompanying this announcement is a preview of the series’ OP and ED songs and videos.

New English Dub Revealed for Classic Film “Tokyo Godfathers”, 4K Restored-Version Set to Screen in US Feb 27, 5am

American distributor GKIDS has recently revealed an all-new English dub for the Satoshi Kon classic Tokyo Godfathers. Check out the trailer here.

Third and Final “Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel” Film Set for a Los Angeles PremiereFeb 27, 5am

Get ready US fans. Aniplex of America has just announced that the third and final installment in the Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel film trilogy is heading to the North America—specifically, Los Angeles.

Australian Senator Highlights Anime Depicting “Child Exploitation” in Speech, Calls for “Review” of All Anime & MangaFeb 26, 6am

This Wednesday, Australian Senator Stirling Griff called for the “review” of Japanese manga and anime depicting child exploitation.
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