Cute New Cover Lets You Wipe the Floors with Shin Godzilla

If you've ever wanted to mop the floor with Godzilla, then Premium Bandai has you covered, because pre-orders are now available for a unique new stuffed character good that lets you attach “Kawata-kun” – the hideous, tadpole-like second form of Godzilla from the 2016 Shin Godzilla film – to your floor cleaning tools. The Shin…

Third Gundam Reconguista in G Anime Film Premieres on July 22

Back in November, the third Gundam Reconguista in G compilation film, Reconguista in G III: Uchu kara no Isan (Legacy from Space), was set for a summer 2021 opening in Japan. Now that date has been narrowed down to July 22, and a new visual and trailer are here to preview the continuation. The theme…

Kazuhiro Yamaji Joins How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord Season 2 TV Anime As Former Paladin Batutta

The first episode of the second season ofHow NOT to Summon a Demon Lordstormed onto screens in Japan last Friday, along with a stream right here on Crunchyroll. After thePaladins Gewalt and Tria had their voice actorsrevealed just before the broadcast of the first episode, todaythe former head of the Paladins,Batutta, got his voice actor…

WayForward Shows Off Studio TRIGGER’s Marble Knights Opening Animation

If you subscribe to Apple Arcade, you can check out Marble Knights, one of the latest games from developer WayForward (Shantae series, Ducktales: Remastered, so much more). Just as the team did with Shantae and the Seven Sirens, Studio TRIGGER has been summoned to provide some electric animation for the game's opening. The short but…

Enjoy a Hard Drink With Guts and Zodd’s New Berserk Irish Whiskey

If you thought Berserk whiskey was off the menu,WHISKEY MEW is back with another collaboration; this time featuringGuts and rivalZodd on a bottle of 2002Irish Whiskey. The brand, which isShogakukan and Shueisha's official line of high-quality spirits, first collaborated with the epic manga series back in September 2020 for a limited time. Japanese whiskey collectorHideo…

Grab Some Time to Watch the Creditless Tokyo Revengers TV Anime Opening

The Tokyo Revengers TV anime started last weekend, showing off the time leaping abilities of Takemichi and giving people a taste of what's to come in future (or should I say, past?)episodes. As the first episode aired in Japan, the official Japanese YouTube channel for the anime series released a creditless version of the opening…

World’s First Godzilla-themed Permanent Ride Attraction “Godzilla the Ride” to Open Next Month

The world's first permanent ride attraction inspired by Toho's internationally famous kaiju character Godzilla, named “Godzilla the Ride: DaiKaiju Choujo Kessen(A Decisive Battle of Great Monsters)“,will be set up at the Seibu-en Amusement Park in Tokorozawa-city, Saitama Prefecture, which will undergo a renewal and grand opening on May 19, 2021. At the new large-scale ride…

Sumikko Gurashi 2nd Feature Film Slated for November 2021

The title of the second anime feature film inspired by Japanese stationery company San-X's popular mascot character brand Sumikko Gurashi has been decided as Eiga Sumikko Gurashi: Aoi Tsukiyo no Mahou no Ko (Sumikko Gurashi The Movie: A Magical Child of the Blue Moonlit Night). And the film is officially set to be released in…

Japan Box Office: Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Stays at No.1 for Five Consecutive Weeks

Toei has announced that Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time earned 265,203,150 yen (2.42 million USD) on 160,807 admissions in its fifth weekend of April 10-11. It was 17 percent down from the previous weekend's result, but the film hasstill held the top spot in Japan's box office for five consecutive weeks since its release…

Original Web Anime Project Featuring Aimer’s Songs, Night World is Launched

Yoru no Kuni / Night World, a Ryotimo (Ryosuke Sawa)-directed original web aime project featuring songs by Aimer, has been launched. Its first episode “A Guide at 22:00” will be streamed on Aimer's official YouTube channel at 23:00 (JST) / 07:00 (PST) on April 16, 2021. Aimer privides the first episode's theme song,“Trill.” Introduction: Welcome…