“Ryujin Mabuyer,” a superhero TV series aired in Okinawa Prefecture since autumn 2008, will be adapted into a manga series in Akita Publishing
With thoughts on the devastation from the March 11 Great East Japan Earthquake, this year’s Nerima Anime Carnival 2011 will be
The official website of the “Lupin the Third” animation series has been relaunched, offering visitors a new bulletin board and video clips.
The 14th Hiroshima International Animation Festival will be held Aug. 23-27 next year at the city’s Aster Plaza cultural complex.
“One Stormy Night,” or “Arashi no Yoru ni,” a best-selling children’s book written by Yuichi Kimura and illustrated by Hiroshi Abe, will be adapted into
Warner On Demand, an online video streaming service operated by Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.’s Warner Home Video, introduced “The Edge” l
Featuring history-themed anime, videogames and movies, the sixth annual Uzumasa Sengoku Matsuri festival will take place Nov. 26-27 at
known as “Character Music Player,” or “CharacterPlayer” (TM) for short, featuring the popular “Sengoku Basara” anime series was
Makoto Shinkai’s new anime “Children Who Chase Lost Voices From Deep Below” was nominated for the Best
“La Detente,” a French animated short directed by Pierre Ducos and Bertrand Bey, won the best animation award at the 6th Sapporo International Short Film Festival and Market,
Two sequels to the “Anime Song History” compilation album, as well as the third “Tokusatsu Song History” anthology, were released Sept. 28, featuring anime
Mice, rats, wild rabbits, bats … you can now add mosquitoes to the long list of animated vermin available on DVD.
The popular “Blue Exorcist” animated TV series will enter the realm of the big screen, it was announced, as the anime concluded its run on Oct. 2.
A single from the all-girl pop quartet Scandal has been chosen as the opening theme tune for the latest series of the popular anime “Bleach,”
Rock star Koji Kikkawa and actors Yosuke Eguchi and Teruyuki Kagawa joined the cast of a live-action adaptation of popular manga and anime
The trend toward distribution of anime through smartphones and other digital services will be a key focus of this year’s Tokyo International Anime Festival (TIAF) Autumn:
Leading anime studio Toei Animation Co. produced a multilanguage short anime featuring characters from widely popular anime “Ikkyu-san”
The future of Japan’s anime and film industries will be discussed by critics, academics and industry insiders
An animated film based on a story idea from the creator of the anime classic “Anpanman” will have its world premiere at the 24th Tokyo International Film Festival
With the Japanese government trying to gain a foothold in the growing information technology hub of Singapore, one way Japan is winning