En En no Shouboutai Anime’s 1st PV Previews Gakuto Kajiwara as Shinra Kusakabe

En En no Shouboutai Anime’s 1st PV Previews Gakuto Kajiwara as Shinra Kusakabe

The official website for the television anime of Atsushi Ohkubo‘s Fire Force (En En no Shouboutai) manga began streaming the first teaser video for the anime on Friday. Yuki Yase (Mekaku City Actors, Hidamari Sketch × Honeycomb) is directing at David Production (JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, Cells at Work!). Yamato Haishima is in charge of the series scripts, and Hideyuki Morioka(Kizumonogatari, Sayonara, Zetsubou-Sensei) is designing the characters. Gakuto Kajiwara (Black…

Eiga Precure Miracle Universe Anime Movie Reveals Poster Visual

Eiga Precure Miracle Universe Anime Movie Reveals Poster Visual

The official Twitter account for the movie series based on the Precure franchise revealed a poster visual on Friday for Eiga Precure Miracle Universe, the newest movie in the franchise. Eiga Precure Miracle Universe will open in Japan on March 16. The movie will be primarily set in space, and the story will reveal the secret of the “Miracle Lights,” the mysterious critical items…

Midara na Ao-chan wa Benkyou ga Dekinai TV Anime Reveals 1st PV

Midara na Ao-chan wa Benkyou ga Dekinai TV Anime Reveals 1st PV

The official website for the television anime adaptation of Ren Kawahara’s Ao-chan Can’t Study! (Midara na Ao-chan wa Benkyou ga Dekinai) manga began streaming the show’s first promotional video on Friday. The video reveals that the anime will premiere in April. The video also reveals the show’s first three cast members. The show will star: Azumi Waki as Ao Horie…

Hibike! Euphonium: Chikai no Finale Anime Movie’s Trailer Streamed

Hibike! Euphonium: Chikai no Finale Anime Movie’s Trailer Streamed

The official website for Kyoto Animation‘s Sound! Euphonium franchise began streaming a trailer on Friday forGekijōban Hibike! Euphonium: Chikai no Finale (Sound! Euphonium The Movie: Oath’s Finale), the second of two planned new films in the franchise. The video introduces the four cast members for the new first-year students, and the year’s goal: to win first place at nationals. The…

A Place Further Than the Universe Leads Tokyo Anime Awards Fan Vote

A Place Further Than the Universe Leads Tokyo Anime Awards Fan Vote

Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2019 (TAAF) revealed the preliminary results for this year’s fan-voted Animation of the Year: Anime Fan Award. Leading the pack is A Place Further Than the Universe, a coming-of-age story about four teenage girls who sign up to go on an expedition to Antarctica. The series was recently recognized by The New York Times in its list of…

Bakumatsu Anime Gets 2nd Season in 2019

Bakumatsu Anime Gets 2nd Season in 2019

The official Twitter account for Bakumatsu, the television anime of its Renai Bakumatsu Kareshi smartphone game, announced on Friday that a second season has been green-lit for 2019. The anime premiered in Japan on October 4, and the 12th and final episode of the first season debuted on Thursday night. Crunchyroll is streaming the series as it airs. In the original game’s story, the heroine is in Kyoto…

Run with the Wind Anime Reveals Visual, Theme Songs for 2nd Half

Run with the Wind Anime Reveals Visual, Theme Songs for 2nd Half

The official website for Run with the Wind, the television anime of Shion Miura‘s Kaze ga Tsuyoku Fuiteiru (Feel the Wind) novel, revealed a new visual and theme songs for the series’ second half on Thursday. Q-MHz feat. Mitsuhiro Hidaka a.k.a. SKY-HI will perform the new opening theme “Kaze Tsuyoku, Kimi Atsuku.” (The Wind Is Strong, You’re on Fire.), and Taichi Mukai will perform the new ending…

The Leader – An Original Web Anime About Karl Marx

The Leader – An Original Web Anime About Karl Marx

The Chinese streaming service bilibili announced on the Sina Weibo blogging site on Tuesday that it will stream an original anime series centering on The Communist Manifesto and Das Kapital author and philosopher Karl Marx. Reports vary on the animation studio behind the work, dubbed The Leader in English. South China Morning Post states The Leader is being produced by animation studio Dongmantang and the Global Timeswrites the…

Mirai Anime Film Nominated for Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

Mirai Anime Film Nominated for Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

Mamoru Hosoda‘s newest film nominated in Best Animated Film category The Florida Film Critics Circle (FFCC) announced its nominees for this year’s Florida Film Critics Circle Awards on Wednesday, and Mamoru Hosoda‘s Mirai anime film was nominated in the Best Animated Film category. The other films nominated in the category are Incredibles 2, Isle of Dogs, and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.…

Egao no Daika TV Anime Reveals 2nd Promo Video

Egao no Daika TV Anime Reveals 2nd Promo Video

Egao no Daika premieres on January 4 The official website for Egao no Daika (The Price of Smiles), Tatsunoko Productions‘ original television anime to mark its 55th anniversary, began streaming the second promotional video for the series on Wednesday. The video features Chiho feat. majiko’s opening theme song “Egao no Kanata” (Beyond the Smiles). The series will premiere on WOWOW on January 4 at…