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FALL 2016: Our Anime Reviews
We have only a few hours left before FALL 2016 begins. More than 60 anime are going to be broadcast this season, and Manga.Tokyo
Kimi No na Wa.: New Music Video Released!
RADWIMPS released the movie-version music video for their song Sparkle which was used as a theme song in Makoto Shinkai’s Kimi no Na wa. The video features
Countdown with Tweets for New Kiznaiver Novel
Mari Okada’s Kiznaiver went from anime to novel. Kadokawa entrusted the novelization to Ryo Suzukaze who has previously written novels based on Attack on Titan, .hack, and Shin Megami Tensei.
Koe no Katachi: Box-office revenue exceeds 1.9 billion yen within 6 weeks
The movie, Koe no Katachi has been released since September 17 and has so far generated over 1.9 billion yen, bringing in an increased
Miyamori: A Pixelized Tribute to Japanese Mythology
Japan has always been in love with its culture and mythology and its young creators made sure that these stories played prominent role in
Udon no Kuni no Kiniro Kemari Episode 03: The Red Lighthouse
Hello everyone! Did you have a good week? I hope you did! The weather is getting colder and colder, so take care of yourself
Pop In Q: TIFF Ani!! Special Screening & Stage Greeting!
Pop In Q will get a 7-minutes special screening and a special stage greeting by the director and the cast at TIFF Ani!! (The
Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! 2: Broadcast Date & Teaser PV released!
We managed to get some exciting broadcast info on the TV anime Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! 2! The anime will start broadcast in
Yowamushi Pedal NEW GENERATION: Starts January 9 on TV Tokyo!
Manga.Tokyo managed to get some details on Yowamushi Pedal NEW GENERATION‘s TV broadcast channel and date. Mark your calendars: January 9, 2017 at 1:35 a.m.
SHOW BY ROCK!!#: Screenshots from Episode 5 Arrived!
Manga.Tokyo managed to get some exciting screenshots and the story outline from the forthcoming episode 5 and we’d love to share them with you! track-5
New Danganronpa V3 Game: New Characters Revealed!
Danganronpa 3 was one of my favorite anime series from Summer 2016. I started replaying the games after the series ended and I am already
PreCure Anime Goes Full 3D at DMM VR Theater
According to this press release by DMM VR Theater, the holographic theater is going to collaborate with Toei Animation and screen a new 3DCG show
Final Fantasy XV: Moogles in Combat
Square Enix is going to be a little cruel to our cute Moogles. The players will be able to use them as decoys so that
Kimi no Na wa. Climbs in the Top Ten of Japan’s All Time Box Office
From the moment that Makoto Shinkai’s Kimi no Na wa. surpassed the 15 billion yen , it was just a matter of time before it took
Mahou Shoujo Ikusei Keikaku Episode 04 Review: Add More Friends!
Schemes and horrible plots are taking place in Nabuka City. What started off as a promising career opportunity for a group of ambitious Magical
DAYS Episode 16 Review: The Endless Waves that Keep Crashing In
Finally, we’re jumping straight into some DAYS action this week. In last week’s review I had all kinds of questions about Tsukamoto’s potential performance
Natsume Yujincho Go Episode 03 Review: The Letter From the Exorcist
Greetings everyone! I hope you all had a nice weekend and rested well! We have a new episode of Natsume Yujincho Go, and it
Shuumatsu No Izetta Episode 04 Review: The Secret of the Witch
What happens in Shuumatsu no Izetta when you take out the two ingredients that made the first three episodes great? This happens. Take out
3-Gatsu no Lion Episode 03 Review: Harunobu / Beyond the Night Sky
3-Gatsu No Lion is a difficult anime to write a review for. It belongs to the same category of anime as Fune wo Amu,
ACCA 13-ku Kansatsu-ka Unveils Key Visual and Original Character, ACCA-kun
The TV anime ACCA 13-ku Kansatsu-ka, will start broadcast in January 2016, but until then we have a new key visual, staff info, and a new