Fairy Tail by Hiro Mashima, currently being serialized in Kodansha’s Weekly Shonen Magazine, is scheduled to come to an end. In Volume 61, which came out on 17 May 2017, it was announced that the manga series would be complete after the next two volumes. Mashima said, ‘I am sad it is ending, but I am also… Continue reading ‘Fairy Tail’ to End with Volume 63
An additional cast member has been announced for the live action movie Tokyo Ghoul, based on Sui Ishida’s manga of the same name. Kai Ogasawara, member of pop group Bullet Train (Chotokkyu) will be playing protagonist Kaneki’s best friend, Hide. The movie Tokyo Ghoul takes place in a Tokyo that is overrun with man-eating ghouls… Continue reading Live Action Tokyo Ghoul: Hideyoshi Nagachika to be Played by Kai Ogasawara
https://youtu.be/eFDv6_Ok1qw The first PV has been released for the TV anime Sanrio Danshi (Sanrio Boys). Sanrio Boys is a mixed-media project that depicts a group of students from an all-boys high school who all love Sanrio goods. The project includes a twitter account for the boys, a manga and even a romance game for smartphones.… Continue reading First Teaser Trailer Released for TV Anime Sanrio Danshi
Did you know that for the past decade or so there are almost 200 anime programs on air every year in Japan? The number has doubled compared to 20 years ago when only 100 programs were aired. Japanese anime has become a successful world-class entertainment in recent years. However, I have a feeling that most… Continue reading What Made ‘Re:Zero − Starting Life in Another World’ So Popular?