The Rising of the Shield Hero is a currently airing popular TV anime series. In the second half of our interview, with Raphtalia voice actor Seto Asami and Filo voice actor Rina Hidaka, we’ll be focusing primarily on episodes 18 and 19, particularly in regards to the relationships between Naofumi, Raphtalia, and Filo. Read on for more!
Orochimaru and his minions are back! The rerun of the second Naruto stage spectacle has revealed the villainous cast in full costume, along with video messages from the actors. Check it all out after the jump!
Now that the first set of DLC characters are available in JUMP FORCE, it's time to look ahead to the next. One of the upcoming playable additions is the hot-headed Katsuki Bakugo from My Hero Academia, and Bandai Namco shared his first set of explosive screens. See how he looks after the jump!
With the spring season nearly at its end, it's once again time to look forward and see what new anime attractions will soon be upon us. From highly anticipated manga adaptations to exciting anime-originals, the summer crop is looking to be a rich and diverse array of anime productions. Today let's highlight just a few of the summer's most promising picks!
We got to play a bit of Koei Tecmo's upcoming Attack on Titan 2: Final Battle and test out some of its new features and mechanics. Check out some of the bloody new ways to dispatch Titans in our hands on preview here!
Pudding, alpacas, flashbang grenades, giant eggs, and kaiju-sized pandas are all the name of the game in a baffling new preview video for The Ones Within (known as Naka no Hito Genome [Jikkyouchuu] in Japan), an upcoming TV anime based on the manga by Osora about a group of young streaming personalities who are forced to participate in life-or-death challenges for the pleasure of the viewing audience. Hit the jump to check it out.
Two more cast members have been revealed for To the Abandoned Sacred Beasts (known in Japan as Katsute Kami Datta Kemono-tachi e), an upcoming TV anime based on the dark fantasy by MAYBE about a handful of monstrous, super-powered soldiers who are unable to adjust to civilian life when the war that created them ends. Hit the jump to learn more.
Broccoli has started accepting pre-orders for a new 1/7 scale painted figure of Mint Blancmanche from the Galaxy Angel TV anime series, one of the most popular series in Japan in the early 2000s. The 210 mm-tall figure is produced based on a newly-drawn illustration by the anime's character designer Mariko Fujita. Check out the details of the adorable item after the jump!
A special collaboration video between Spider-Man: Far From Home and the TV anime Golden Kamuy is now streamed for the former's upcoming Japanese release. In the two-minute clip, the former's story and characters are introduced by the latter's Saichi Sugimoto, Asirpa, and Tokushiro Tsurumi. Watch the special clip and poster visuals after the jump!
Kyoto Animation's official YouTube channel has started streaming a series of videos to introduce the works of its Violet Evergarden anime's production staff. The first clip posted today shows a drawing process of its protagonist Violet by the anime character designer/chief animation director Akiko Takase. Watch her work closely after the jump!
To promote the ongoing release of its five-part third OVA series, the Strike The Blood anime franchise held a special event titled "We don't give up the fourth season!" in Tokyo on Sunday, June 16. Because of its meaningful title, many fans expected that an announcement for the next season might happen in the event. However, there was none, at least not yet. Hit the jump for more.
One month prior to its CD release in Japan, 27-year-old singer-songwriter Yuiko Ohara posted a four-minute full version music video for her eighth single song "Zero Centimeter" on YouTube. It will be featured as the OP theme for the upcoming second season of the TV anime KARAKAI JOZU NO TAKAGI-SAN. Check out her brand new song for the anime after the jump!
The official YouTube channel for Bushiroad's BanG Dream! franchise has started streaming a 60-second full trailer for the forthcoming film BanG Dream! FILM LIVE featuring its main girls band Poppin'Party's stage performance. Check out the latest clip from the franchise's first animation concert film after the jump!
Be careful who you make fun of in middle school... the new RADIO EVA merchandise mook has gorgeous art of Shinji and Asuka from the character designer of Kiznaiver! Check it out, and find out where to get a copy and more cool Eva merch, after the jump!
After moonths of rumors and speculation, a fourth season of the Food Wars culinary battle manga has finally been confirmed, along with a change to the manga's home for the final three chapters after nearly seven years in Weekly Shonen Jump. Hit the jump for the details.