Funimation updated plans for Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans‘ return to Toonami. The second season officially kicks off on Adult Swim’s block on October 7 at 12:30am.
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It’s no secret that not all TV anime is created equal, and many blunders make their way on air before being fixed for later home video releases. Former Gainax president Toshio “Otaking” Okada has had some fun criticizing anime in the past, and he recently …Read more »
Bandai Namco shared a new story teaser for Dragon Ball FighterZ, which is set for a worldwide launch on PS4, Xbox One, and PC in February 2018. You’ll see some of the recently announced additions on display in this one, including Yamcha, Tien, and creator …Read more »
Shinobu Ohtaka’s Magi manga has been running in the pages of Weekly Shonen Sunday since 2009, and its ending is now fast approaching. According to the manga magazine’s website, Magi has just four more chapters to go. Ohtaka’s series previously inspired TV anime adaptations in …Read more »
Discotek Media had a small handful of licenses to announce this week, starting with another Yowamushi Pedal anime film. Yowamushi Pedal the Movie will arrive in a Blu-ray/DVD combo pack this December. Synopsis: After the Inter High finishes, Sakamichi and the other Sohoku team members …Read more »
The Genocidal Organ anime film, based on the late Project Itoh’s novel, originally opened in Japan back in February, with a North American screening following in July. Now it’s on its way to Blu-ray and DVD in Japan on October 25, so Fuji TV’s noitaminA …Read more »
Cowboy Bebop director Shinichiro Watanabe is getting in on the Blade Runner 2049 hype in an exciting way. With the sequel coming to theaters this fall, Watanabe has been put in charge of writing and directing a tie-in anime short called Blade Runner Blackout 2022. …Read more »
Hiroshi Fukuda’s Joujuu Senjin!! Mushibugyo manga, which previously inspired an anime adaptation in 2013, is getting ready to come to an end. According to this week’s issue of Weekly Shonen Sunday, the samurai fantasy series will end in the next issue, scheduled to hit stands …Read more »
North American publisher Seven Seas Entertainment has been rolling out a bunch of announcements this week, and one of today’s brings a real classic into the mix. A hardcover omnibus release is on the way for Go Nagai’s Cutie Honey manga, which originally ran in …Read more »
If you’ve been looking forward to a chance to catch director Naoko Yamada and writer Reiko Yoshida’s A Silent Voice anime film, advanced tickets are now on sale for the U.S. theatrical release. The feature opens nationwide on October 20, and you can see a list …Read more »
Based on Crunchyroll’s PARK Harajuku: Crisis Team! webcomic, which has been running since May 2015 with writing by Otaku USA‘s own Patrick Macias and art by the amazing Mugi Tanaka, the URAHARA anime is almost upon us. The series is set to make its debut …Read more »
If you’re not caught up with One Piece, you may want to avert your eyes, because it’s not hard to imagine the showdown that’s about to happen during the upcoming anime special. The one-hour, double-episode event is set to air in Japan on October 1 …Read more »
New Theatrical Movie Initial D Legend 1: Awakening is the first in a trilogy of anime films that retells the early chapters of Shuichi Shigeno’s Initial D manga. Sentai Filmworks previously announced plans to bring the films to North America, and those plans have been …Read more »
The third season of the Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma TV anime is less than a month away, so it’s time for another preview. This one’s quick—it’s just a 15-second TV ad—but we’ll take what we can get building up to the October 3 return.