Anime

Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV full recap and trailers

March 30th was an exciting day for all Final Fantasy fans, as Square Enix held their long-awaited Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV event at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles! Here,

Durarara!! X2 Volume 2 & 3 review

The first season of Durarara!! was great and made its way to my list of top series to watch. When it was announced that the series would continue with three more arcs spread

Final Fantasy XV anime and movie announced

While Final Fantasy XV won’t be released until later this year, fans won’t have to wait long for their Final Fantasy fix. Square Enix has big plans for the FF XV

Aniplex of America to release Plastic Memories, Wagnaria!!3 and Nisekoi 2 on Blu-ray

I hope you guys are ready to get your anime fix on, because last Friday at Anime Boston, Aniplex of America announced they will release 3 new Blu-rays of their

Food Wars! second season premieres July

Food Wars!, also known as Shokugeki no Sōma, was easily one of the top 3 series to watch when it released back in April of last year. While the first season ended after

First look at Sword Art Online the Movie: Ordinal Scale

During Sakura-Con this past weekend, Aniplex of America introduced some new information about the upcoming Sword Art Online the Movie: Ordinal Scale. These include some character art from Shingo Adachi, which shows

Cheerleading anime to premiere in July

Bandai Visual recently launched the official website to reveal and announce the creation of an anime series for Ryou Asai’s novel Cheer Danshi!! published back in 2013. Admittedly, this is

Figure Skating anime finally announced: Yuri!!! on Ice

Finally! At long last, after the long slew of major athletic and sports-focused anime that have recently been released, Yuri!!! On Ice (by Mitsurou Kubo) will focus on the art

Fate/Extra gets new anime in 2017

At AnimeJapan 2016, the Fate Project panel has certainly roused loyal Type-Moon and Fate fans. Along with the release of Fate/Stay Night: Heaven’s Feel in 2017, a TV anime for

Popular anime series, FLCL, to return with new seasons on Adult Swim

FLCL (pronounced Fooly Cooly), the popular anime series in 2000, will be getting new seasons on Adult Swim’s Toonami block. Yes, after 16 years, anime fans can start to get

Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works] II Limited Edition Blu-ray review

The battle for the Holy Grail continues in the second season box set of Fate/stay night [Unlimited Blade Works]. Caster has captured Saber after using Rule Breaker, thus negating Shiro’s contract

Hunter x Hunter returns April 18

Popular manga series Hunter x Hunter will return on April 18th! Infamous for its many hiatuses and frustrating many dedicated fans, the series has hooked its claws into many hearts

McDonald’s Japan’s new animated ad is heartwarming

McDonald’s Japan is looking for part-timers, and what a better way to communicate to the younguns than with anime! Collaborating with Studio Colorido (who also recently did an excellent Puzzle &

Pokémon Centers to open outside of Japan?

Pokémon is a worldwide phenomenon that captures not only the imaginations of children, but also adults who want to be the very best. One thing that has always been missing,

First look at Ace Attorney anime series takes us back to the start

During Tokyo Game Show, Capcom revealed that an Ace Attorney anime series was in development. We get our first look at the upcoming series which will air starting next month

Pokémon’s Ditto-inspired plushies and keychains to be released

While Ditto may be the best Pokémon when it comes to breeding, this is one Ditto you will want to hug and cackle while looking it. The Pokémon Company announced that it

Kizumonogatari Part I: Tekketsu (anime review)

When Bakemonogatari first came out in 2009, it was a fresh of breath air that both satirized the genre and exploited its own self-awareness into a truly unique piece of

New uncut Escaflowne HD dub is all set to go

Anime fans who remember the ’90s might remember a certain mecha-fantasy-romance anime series called The Vision of Escaflowne that appealed to both male and female audiences alike. Funimation is now bringing

Sakura no Ame film opens, 24-minute behind-the-scenes video stream available

Vocaloid-inspired film Sakura no Ame opened this weekend in theaters in Japan! The movie, based off of halyosy’s song “Sakura no Ame,” focuses on the budding romance of a shy high school

Ghost in the Shell movie casts Beat Takeshi as Section 9 chief

There are many fans who aren’t happy with the upcoming live-action Ghost in the Shell movie starring Scarlett Johansson. Here’s one casting report I’m sure many fans won’t have a