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No Turnips Required: ‘Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ Remains #1 in Recent Japanese Video Game Rankings

Another month and Animal Crossing: New Horizons still remains number #1 in Japan in Famitsu’s recent Video Game Rankings from June 29 to July 5. Second place goes to Sekai no Asobi Taizen 51, Ring Fit Adventure is in Number 3.

‘My Hero Academia’ Manga Series Ranks at #20 on 2019 U.S. BookScan List

It was revealed on Tuesday by website The Comics Beat on its annual analysis of NPD BookScan’s Top 20 adult graphic novels list of 2019 that My Hero Academia Volume 1 by Kohei Horikoshi is the 20th best-selling graphic novel for that year, sold 98,720 copies in the United States alone.

The 21st Volume of ‘Demon Slayer’ Manga Sold 2 Million Copies in Just 3 Days!

It was reported on Friday by Oricon that both the regular and limited editions of the 21st Volume of the ‘Demon Slayer’ manga sold more than 2 million copies in just three days since its release. Aside from this, they were ranked #1 and #2 respectively in Oricon’s manga chart.

More Anime Nostalgia Incoming as RetroCrush Adds 10 Anime Titles to Growing Library

Need more nostalgic anime to bring watch while staying at home, then the anime streaming service RetroCrush got your back. The services announce recently that they have added 10 titles into its growing retro anime library.
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Animal Crossing: New Horizons Still Reigns the #1 Spot in Japan’s Video Game RankingsJun 5, 10am

It’s another new week and it’s no surprise that Animal Crossing: New Horizon still reigns that #1 spot in the recent Japanese Video Game rankings from May 25-31. Xenoblade: Definitive Edition enters the rankings at #2, while Ring Fit Adventure drops to the third place.

BD/DVD of ‘Weathering With You’ Anime Film Sold 138,357 Copies on its First WeekJun 5, 10am

Makoto Shinkai’s hit anime film Weathering With You has not only topped the box office charts, it has also dominated the Blu-Ray and DVD sales in Japan alone. The Blu-Ray, 4k Ultra HD Blu-Ray Collector’s Edition, and DVD standard editions were officially released in Japan on May 27.

Crunchyroll Expo 2020 is Cancelled. 2021 Planned for August 6-8Jun 5, 8am

For those who are planning to attend this year’s Crunchyroll Expo, we would like to share to you some bad news as the highly anticipated anime convention is cancelled this year. The 2021 convention is planned for August 6 to 8.

Pokemon Sword/Shield Expansion ‘The Isle of Armor’ to Launch on June 17!Jun 5, 8am

Are you ready to get back into the Galar region.

A Looney Tunes-Inspired ‘Pokemon’ Short Is Released This WeekJun 5, 7am

Don’t you miss the classic Looney Tunes. Do you love Pokemon. Is it possible to have both in one show. A video was released on Friday on the Pokémon Kids TV YouTube channel. This was an animated short titled POKÉTOON: Scraggy and Mimikyu.

Police Arrest Man Who Blackmailed “Kemono Friends” Director & Voice ActressJun 4, 6am

A report from Sankei Shimbun has announced that police have arrested a 21-year-old male resident of Kyoto who is suspected of sending death threats to Kemono Friends season 1 director TATSUKI. The suspect, named Fukuta Kishimoto, was charged with intimidation and forcible obstruction of business.

27-Minute Video Digest for Love Live! Fest Blu-ray Memorial Box RevealedJun 4, 6am

If you missed out on watching the historic Love Live. Fest event last January (which brought back the OG Love Live. group μ's), now’s your chance to own it on Blu-ray. The Blu-ray set, called “Love Live.

New Visual, July 3 Premiere, Theme Song Artists Revealed for “Dokyuu Hentai HxEros” AnimeJun 4, 5am

The July 2020 issue of Shueisha’s Jump SQ. magazine has revealed new updates on the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Ryouma Kitada’s Dokyuu Hentai HxEros manga. First, a new key visual was revealed for the series: A July 3 premiere has also been announced for the anime series.

Studio Ghibli to Develop CG Anime for “Earwig and the Witch” Novel by Author of “Howl’s Moving Castle”Jun 4, 5am

New Ghibli project alert. The popular anime studio announced this Wednesday that they are producing an anime movie adaptation of Dianna Wynne Jones’ novel Earwig and the Witch (Aya to Majo). The movie project, which will be Studio Ghibli’s first 3DCG anime movie, will premiere as a TV movie on the NHK General channel this winter.

OP and ED Song Performers Revealed for TV Anime Series of Yongje Park Manhwa “God of High School”Jun 4, 4am

More news for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Korean manhwa God of High School: Crunchyroll has revealed this Thursday the two artists who will perform the OP and ED theme songs of the upcoming anime series.
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