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Mobile Suit Gundam Releases Limited Edition 40th Anniversary Luxury Watches

What better way to celebrate a massive media franchise’s 40th anniversary than to release limited edition collectibles. That’s exactly what Sunrise’s Gundam franchise did, with its collaboration with Japanese watchmaker INDEPENDENT.

Square Enix to Release 'Final Fantasy IX' on Xbox One and Nintendo Switch

Relive the game nostalgia as Square Enix officially announced on Wednesday that Final Fantasy IX will be released on both Xbox One and the Nintendo Switch on March 26. The company also announced recently of the re-release of Final Fantasy IX for the PlayStation 4.

‘Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid’ Season 2 is Confirmed!

The anime adaptation of Coolkyoushinja’s Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid is confirmed to have a second season. This was confirmed on Tuesday in the wraparound jacket band of the manga’s eight volume. Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid was launched in May 2013 in the debut issue of Monthly Action magazine.

Lelouch of the Re;surrection to Screen in North American Theaters This May

The much-awaited sequel film to the animé series Code Geass is slated for a North American release this May. Funimation has announced that they will be screening Code Geass: Lelouch of the Re;surrection in North American theaters.
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Film Trailer for ‘Precure Miracle Universe’ Anime Film ReleasedJan 11, 1am

The new trailer for the new and upcoming anime film of the popular Precure franchise titled Eiga Precure Miracle Universe was officially uploaded on the official Precure YouTube channel on Friday. The trailer video’s highlight is the reveal of Etsuko Kozakura who will be voicing the film-original character Piton.

‘Detective Conan’ Manga Goes on Hiatus Again for a MonthJan 9, 3am

It was revealed in Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine on Wednesday that Detective Conan will be going on a four-week hiatus starting from the next issue until the continuing 10th issue. The reason for this long break is for the creator Gosho Aoyama to conduct more research for the series.

‘Hunter X Hunter: The Last Mission’ Anime Film to Screen in U.S. Theaters on January 30Jan 9, 2am

It was announced on Tuesday by VIZ Media that it along with CineLife Entertainment will be screening Hunter x Hunter – The Last Mission anime film on U.S. theater on January 30. Screenings will be in both English dub and in original Japanese language with subtitles.

Real Train Accident Footage Used in Live-Action ‘Death Note’ Netflix Film was Used Without PermissionJan 9, 2am

Just more than a year after the premiere of Netflix’s live-action movie adaptation of Death Note was released, another round of criticism is now being surfaced once again. According to Dutch news sources, the movie was actually using a real footage of a 2010 train accident in Belgium.

Creator of ‘Tokyo Ghoul’ Teases a Character from His Mystery ProjectJan 9, 1am

Sui Ishida is no stranger to the anime and manga world and he is the creator of the successful franchise Tokyo Ghoul. Just recently however, he posted a New Year’s greeting on his Twitter account on Monday featuring a feminine boy character named Mitsuki Shirota.

‘My Hero Academia’ Dominates the U.S. Monthly Bookscan December List!Jan 7, 9am

Eight manga volumes of Kohei Horikoshi’s My Hero Academia series are included in NPD BookScan’s Top 20 adult graphic novels list for the month of December.

‘Naruto Shinden’ Novel Confirmed for Anime Adaptation to Air in February!Jan 7, 8am

It was revealed in the combined sixth and seventh issues of the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine on Monday that the Naruto Shinden (The New Legend of Naruto) novel is confirmed to have an anime adaptation.

Netflix to Stream ‘Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You!’ and ‘The Seven Deadly Sins’ Anime Films!Jan 3, 12am

Popular video streaming platform Netflix has added new anime films into their growing library namely Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You. and The Seven Deadly Sins the Movie: Prisoners of the Sky. It is now available for streaming on the said platform for the United States.

Anime Series ‘Pastel Memories’ Confirmed to have 12 Episodes Total!Jan 2, 8am

It was confirmed in a listing by Amazon that the anime adaptation of FuRyu’s smartphone game Pastel Memories is confirmed to have a total of 12 episodes. The anime will premiere in Japan on January 8.

Goblin Slayer anime will likely have a second season.Dec 30, 2am

The last episode of notoriously graphic anime Goblin Slayer aired recently on Crunchyroll's streaming platform, and ended with a message "Goblin Slayer will return", indicating the anime has likely been confirmed for a second season.
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