Staff Reportedly Back For Second Season of “Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend” Anime

This year’s March issue of Dragon Magazine, featuring Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend, out in Japan January 20th, has promised an update on the sequel to Fumiaki Maruto and Kurehito Misaki’s relationship comedy light novel series, and according to an early look, the first season staff will be back for the previously announced follow-up. Winter 2015’s first season […]

D.Gray-man Hallow TV Anime’s Main Staff Revealed

The official website for D.Gray-man Hallow, the new television anime of Katsura Hoshino‘s D.Gray-man manga, revealed the staff for the anime on Saturday. Yoshiharu Ashino (Tweeny Witches, Cross Ange, First Squad) is directing the anime at TMS Entertainment, with scripts by Michiko Yokote (Shirobako, Prison School, Dagashi Kashi), Tatsuto Higuchi (My-Otome, Bakumatsu Gijinden Roman, Schwarzes Marken), and Kenichi Yamashita (Koutetsu Sangokushi, Ishida and Asakura, Actually, I Am…).Yousuke Kabashima (The Girl Who Leapt Through Space, Lord Marksman and Vanadis) is adapting […]

Girls & Panzer Film Tops 1.5 Billion Yen

The official blog for the Girls und Panzer anime franchise announced on Thursday that the Girls und Panzer film topped 1.5 billion yen as of Wednesday. The film sold 957,306 tickets for 1,501,699,234 yen (about US$13,166,000) so far. The film opened in Japan last November, and it ranked #38 in the top 39 highest grossing Japanese domestic films of 2015 (tied with Grasshopper). The film began […]

What Do The Changes To Oscar Rules Mean For Anime?

Bill asks: I’ve been hearing a lot lately about changes to the rules for voting in the Oscars. What does this mean for anime? Will this make it easier or harder for anime to get recognized by the Academy? Indeed, much ado has been made about changes to the Oscar rules this year — changes […]

Toradora

Anime To Watch for Christmas 2015

Happen to be bored for the Holidays this year? These are some anime that will put you right in the festive mood! Toradora The Christmas episodes in Toradora (17 – 19) are among the most important in the series, with a lot of bittersweet drama, and the most important relationship developments in the show. Not […]

Owari no Seraph

October 2015 New Anime Guide

Had to say that we had a wonderful Summer and the list was great even after dumping half of the series I started earlier this Summer and finally ended up with just a handful of which I had enough time to enjoy. The process was a pleasure and don’t have to watch something I don’t want to.

Gate: Jieitai Kanochi nite, Kaku Tatakeri

Recommended Anime of July 2015

Friends on web asked what’s my choice about series to follow this Summer, and now this is my list. Have to say we have some really interesting series this season, including some casual series that most folks could enjoy (and which is not included in this list). Series like Durarara!!×2 Ten, the final season (?) of WORKING!!!, Sore ga Seiyuu! and so forth.

[Exclusive] Anime Expo 2015 – TheAkiba Aimer Interview

Just as the mystery genre captivates its viewers, Aimer’s mysterious identity and finesse with her voice has captivated her fans. These fans were lured to Anime Expo from July 2nd to 5th, braving the brutal heat and traffic of Los Angeles, with the hopes of catching a glimpse of her hidden beauty and the opportunity […]

[Exclusive] Anime Expo 2015 – TheAkiba Ayano Mashiro Interview

Ayano Mashiro began the Fate/Stay Night Event at Anime Expo with her debut single, “Ideal White”, the opening theme for the widely popular and critically acclaimed anime “Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works” produced by ufotable. She was in character, as her voice carried the nervousness and apprehension of an artist who has just set out […]