Japanese figure maker Kotobukiya has listed a 1/7 scale figure of Raphtalia, the main heroine from The Rising Of The Shield Hero anime franchise. She is the protagonist Naofumi Iwatani’s gallant sword, and this 235 mm-tall figure recreates her pose of holding her sword bravely. Check out more details of her new figure after the jump!
The official website for the forthcoming live-action film based on of the Jigoku Shoujo/Hell Girl horror franchise has posted its four main cast visuals in their costume: the protagonist Ai Enma (Tina Tamashiro) with her three three companions - Hone Onna (Manami Hashimoto), Ren Ichimoku (Raiku), and Wanyudo (Akaji Maro). Check out how they portray their characters after the jump!
Distributor Toho announced today that Makoto Shinkai's Tenki no Ko/Weathering With You had earned 10,073,344,500 yen on 7,519,350 admissions in Japan by August 21, in 34 days since its release on July 19, which was six days later than his previous film Kimi no Na wa./Your Name. in 2016. Hit the jump for more details.
"PSYCHO-PASS Chapter1 -Hanzai Keisuu (Crime Coefficient)-," a new stage play based on the first season of Production I.G's sci-fi crime suspense TV anime series PSYCHO-PASS, is schedule to be performed at Shinagawa Prince Hotel Stellar Ball in Tokyo from October 25 to November 10, 2019. Hit the jump for more details.
The Japanese Government confirmed on August 22 that all the money donated to Kyoto Animation will be treated as if the money is being donated to local governments for “disaster relief.” Read more about how it works after the jump.
The official website for the forthcoming feature film Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend Fine is updated with a new key visual featuring its seven main characters, provided by the anime's production studio CloverWorks. The final chapter of the romance comedy series is set to hit Japanese theaters on October 26, 2019. Check out more new information after the jump.
Is it time to bring 2D girls into the 3D world? Swedish robotics company Furhat is teaming up with Bandai Namco to do just that. The result is Mirai Komachi, a cheerful mascot who may be greeting you at theme parks in the future. Say hello after the jump!
Crunchyroll's best girl is coming to Grand Summoners! For a limited time, you can summon Crunchyroll-Hime to your party along with her faithful cat Yuzu. Get a preview of her art and the special campaign after the jump!
It's always fun to see real-world interpretations of your favorite characters... though your mileage may vary on the new exhibit dedicated to Sazae-san. The long-running series is celebrating its anniversary with a collection of very realistic, very accurate sculptures. What's your take? Let us know after the jump!
Get ready... μ's is coming back with a new song and music video! The Love Live! school idols are reuniting for their ninth anniversary, which means new music on the way, plus a massive collection of their greatest hits. Hit the jump to find out more!
What happens when someone who's grown up with cop dramas and western action thrillers is introduced to one of anime's most iconic shows? Hit the jump to find out!
Neon Genesis Evangelion's first handheld game was a strange Angel raising simulator on the short-lived WonderSwan. Play as everyone's favorite NERV employee, Ryoji Kaji, and make water cooler chat while your weird alien baby grows! Check out more about this bizarre and fascinating game after the jump!
Cooking is a basic reality of being a hero, and that definitely applies to The Rising of the Shield Hero stars Naofumi and Raphtalia. You'll be able to follow their daily gourmet exploits in a new spinoff manga called The Menu of the Shield Hero, which features illustrations by Akano Amamichi.
While the primary focus of Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot is to retell the saga of DBZ in the form of an action-RPG, it's not all going to be familiar territory. Bandai Namco announced the addition of Bonyu, a brand new character designed by series creator Akira Toriyama. Read on for more.
NIS America is here to share a peek at the combat system for The Alliance Alive HD Remastered. See how you'll be battling the Daemons in the "Ignite, Unite, & Fight!" trailer after the jump.