Posts by Anime Herald

  • Fathom Events Streams English Dub Clips for Digimon Adventure tri.: Coexistence

    Soon, the DigiDestined will reach the end of their long journey. Yesterday, Fathom Events started streaming an English dub clip for Digimon Adventure tri.: Coexistence. The minute-long teaser features Meiko, who meets up with Meicoomon in the aftermath of an accident at the lab. Fathom Events started streaming a second teaser on their Twitter account, […]

  • May’n Performs Ending Theme Phantom in the Twilight Anime

    Even a closing theme can have that special “May’n Event” status. (Can’t stop, won’t stop making puns) Earlier today, JVC’s Flying Dog label announced that May’n will perform the ending theme song for the upcoming Phantom in the Twilight anime series. As of press time, the song’s title hasn’t been announced. Phantom in the Twilight […]

  • May’n Performs Opening Theme for Lord of Vermilion: Guren no Ou Anime

    Get ready for the May’n event! (Sorry, not sorry about the bad pun) Earlier today, JVC’s Flying Dog label announced that May’n will perform the opening theme song for the upcoming Lord of Vermilion: Guren no Ou (Lord of Vermilion: The Crimson King) anime series. As of press time, the song’s title hasn’t been announced. […]

  • Live-Action Nisekoi Casts Natsumi Ikema as Onodera

    (C) Makoto Hada It looks like this love triangle is now complete. Earlier today, the staff for the upcoming live-action Nisekoi film unveiled a new cast member. Natsumi Ikema will play Kosaki Onodera in the film. Natsumi Ikema is a 15-year-old actress, who recently starred in a commercial for Shiseido’s “Sea Breeze” brand of liquid […]

  • “Fate/stay Night: Heaven’s Feel II” Gets Second Key Visual

    It’s not as clean as the usual visuals we see, but we have a glimpse at the new Fate flick! Earlier today, Fate/stay night fans showed up for a “Machi Asobi” fan event. During the gathering, the staff for the upcoming Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel II. lost butterfly film showed off a new visual for […]

  • Zoids Wild Anime Adds A New Cast Member

    Get ready for a new challenger… who’s also familiar? Earlier today, the official Zoids Wild anime website revealed a new cast member for the series. Kaito Ishikawa will play Drake, who pilots the Gil Raptor for the Death Metal Empire. A character visual was also revealed, which you can check out below: Zoids Wild will […]

  • “Conception” Video Game Gets Anime TV Series in October 2018

    Surely, there’s a pun that involves “conceiving of this concept.” Eh, it’s a PSP game adaptation by Gonzo… I’m not going to try too hard. Earlier today, an official website and Twitter account for an anime adaptation of Spike Chunsoft’s Conception: Ore no Kodomo o Undekure! opened their doors. The site includes a teaser visual, […]

  • New “Digimon” Project Officially In the Works

    Digimon Adventure tri. was the last project before the next project, after all! Earlier today, the official Digimon Adventure Twitter account announced that a new project for the franchise is in the works. The tweet reads [Announcement] The adventure is starting to evolve further – a new project begins! Digimon Adventure just wrapped on a […]

  • Pokemon & My Hero Academia Get Manga Samplers for Free Comic Book Day 2018

    Whether you’re out to catch ’em all, or ready to become the next great hero, Viz Media has you covered this Free Comic Book Day. Earlier today, Viz Media announced that they’ll release a pair of manga samplers for this year’s Free Comic Book Day. The company will release a Pokémon Sun & Moon sampler, […]

  • “Non Non Biyori Vacation” Movie Gets Second Key Visual

    It’s a trip worthy of nyanpasu… or something! Earlier today, the official Non Non Biyori movie website updated with a new key visual. The image features the major cast members as they relax in a lush tropical setting. In addition, the site announced that advanced ticket sales will begin on May 19. Folks who purchase […]

  • “Cells at Work!”‘s Closing Theme Song Revealed

    These masked musicians are ready to make magic happen for the folks slaving away in the human body. Earlier today, musician duo ClariS hosted a concert at the Zepp Tokyo Concert Hall. Before the pair started an encore performance, ClariS announced that they will perform the closing theme song for Cells At Work! (Hataraku Saibo). […]

  • Right Stuf Loses the “Maria Watches Over Us” License

    No longer shall we say “good day.” Earlier today, Right Stuf’s Nozomi Entertainment label announced that their license for Maria Watches Over Us (Maria-sama ga Miteru) is expiring. The company is selling their remaining stock of the title’s DVD sets for $12 each, as of press time. Maria Watches Us is based on Oyuki Konno’s […]

  • HIDIVE Offers Yearly Subscription Plan for $47.99

    Sometimes, it’s just easier to pay upfront… Earlier today, HIDIVE announced that they launched an annual membership plan. Under the new plan, customers can pay $47.88 upfront for a full year of service. The standard plan is currently priced at $4.99 per month ($59.88 per year). Yesterday, HIDIVE launched on Amazon’s Kindle Fire TV and […]

  • “Azur Lane” Artist Alleges Her Art Was Removed Due to Support for Feminist Causes

    In February, smartphone game Azur Lane launched South Korea, following releases in China and Japan. The game featured artwork by Korean artist Nardack (Isekai Cheat Magician, 2015’s Snow Miku design), which was used as the image for the game’s main page. Nardack published the piece in a Tweet celebrating the game’s launch on March 19. […]

  • Amazon Starts Selling Select Funimation SimulDub Shows

    Interesting. I guess VRV or FunimationNow isn’t a must for dub fans this season. Earlier today, Amazon updated with listings for two shows in Funimation’s SimulDub lineup. The following are available for purchase from the retailers: Steins;Gate 0 High School DxD HERO Steins;Gate 0‘s SimulDub launched on April 30. High School DxD HERO kicked off […]

  • Main Voice Cast Unveiled for 100 Sleeping Princes and the Kingdom of Dreams Anime

    A hundred slumber in a kingdom of dreams… Earlier today, the official 100 Sleeping Princes and the Kingdom of Dreams (Yume Ōkoku to Nemureru 100-Nin no Ōji-sama) anime website updated with the show’s first cast members. The series will star the following: Heroine: Haruka Kimura Avi: Kenichi Suzumura Navi: Daiki Yamashita Kenichi Suzumura and Daiki […]

  • Details on Hanebad! Anime’s Theme Song Artists Announced

    It looks like this venue’s going to have a strong soundtrack to go along with it. Earlier today, Japanese radio program “A&G Artist Zone YURiKA no The Catch” unveiled the theme song artists for the upcoming Hanebad! anime TV series. YURiKA will perform the show’s opening theme, while Yuiko Ōhara provides the closing theme. Hanebad! […]

  • New Cast & Plot Details for Yu Yu Hakusho OVA Revealed

    Some big news for the two shots. Earlier today, the official Yu Yu Hakusho website updated with new details on the upcoming OVA project, as well as a full version of the key visual. We break the details down below: Key Visual Cast The following will reprise their roles in the OVAs: Yusuke Urameshi: Nozomu […]

  • HIDIVE Launches on Amazon Fire TV & Fire TV Stick

    It looks like the fire is spreading at HIDIVE. Earlier today, HIDIVE announced that they launched an Amazon Fire OS enabled app. The service is now available on Amazon Fire OS devices, which currently enjoy a customer-base of 30+ million. Specifically, the app is avaialble on both the Fire TV and Fire TV Stick (2nd […]

  • Viz to Host “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” Real Escape Game at Anime Expo & FanimeCon

    ゴゴゴゴゴゴゴゴゴ intensifies. Earlier today, Viz Media announced that they’re partnering with SCRAP Entertainment to present a Real Escape Game based on JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure. The game, titled JoJo’s Bizarre Escape: The Hotel, will be set up at FanimeCon and Anime Expo. Ticket prices are as follows: FanimeCon: $28 Anime Expo: $40 JoJo’s Bizarre Escape: The […]