Re:Zero OVA Reveals Subtitle, Visual, Fall 2018 Theatrical Release

Staff to reveal more details of “Memory Snow” OVA at AnimeJapan this month The official website for the Re:Zero anime revealed on Tuesday the subtitle, a new key visual, and a fall 2018 theatrical release for the series’ upcoming original video anime (OVA) episode. The OVA‘s subtitle is “Memory Snow.” The staff will reveal more information about the screenings at a stage event at AnimeJapan …

One-Punch Man Anime Season 2 Casts Hikaru Midorikawa as Garou

The official website for the anime of ONE and Yuusuke Murata‘s One-Punch Man manga revealed on Tuesday that Hikaru Midorikawa will play the character Garou in the upcoming second anime season. Garou is a hero hunter who has a fascination with monsters. Midorikawa will also voice the character in the fourth volume (shown right) of the One-Punch Man Maji CD Drama & Song series, which will debut ahead of the anime …

Sunrise Animates New City Hunter Film for Spring 2019

Aniplex announced on Monday that it is producing a new anime film adaptation of Tsukasa Hojo‘s City Hunter manga by animation studio Sunrise, slated for spring 2019. The new film will move the setting to present-day Shinjuku, and will feature the return of Akira Kamiya as protagonist Ryo Saeba, and Kazue Ikura as heroine Kaori Makimura. Director Kenji Kodama, who has directed most of the …

Girls und Panzer Gets New Smartphone Game

Bandai Namco Entertainment announced on Sunday that it is developing a new smartphone game based on the Girls und Panzer franchise titled Girls und Panzer: Minna no Senshadō (Everyone’s Tankery). The game allows players to change the clothes of the characters, and engage in tank battles. The game will be free to play, but some items in game will cost extra. Bandai Namco …

Food Wars! The Third Plate Anime’s TV Ad Features Luck Life’s Opening Theme

The official website for Food Wars! The Third Plate, the third season of the Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma anime, began streaming a commercial on Monday for the series. The video previews Luck Life‘s opening theme song “Symbol.” The site also revealed a new visual on Monday. The second cour of the third season will premiere on April 8. The series will air on both Tokyo MX and BS11 at 24:30 …

Osamu Tezuka’s Dororo Manga Gets New TV Anime by MAPPA, Tezuka Pro

An official website has opened to announce that a second television anime adaptation of Osamu Tezuka‘s Dororo manga has been green-lit. MAPPA (Yuri!!! on Ice, In This Corner of the World) and Tezuka Productions are animating the project from Twin Engine, and Amazon will exclusively stream the anime in Japan and overseas. The supernatural historical manga already inspired a 26-episode black-and-white anime series in 1969. Its studio then, Tezuka Productions, describes the …

Mado Nozaki’s Babylon Novels Gets TV Anime by Revoroot

An official website and Twitter account opened on Monday to reveal that Mado Nozaki‘s Babylon novels is getting a television anime adaptation by Revoroot. Twin Engine is producing the anime, and the company began streaming a teaser video for the series. The anime will air on television and stream exclusively on Amazon Prime Video in Japan and overseas. The novels’ illustrator Zain provided an illustration for the …

Vinland Saga Manga Gets TV Anime by Wit Studio

An official website and Twitter account launched on Monday to reveal that Makoto Yukimura‘s Vinland Saga manga is getting a television anime adaptation by Wit Studio (Attack on Titan, Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress, The Ancient Magus’ Bride). Anime production company Twin Engine began streaming a promotional video for the series. Yukimura also provided an illustration for the announcement. The anime will air on television and …

Ace Attorney Anime Gets 2nd Season This Fall

The official website for the television anime adaptation of CAPCOM‘s Ace Attorney (Gyakuten Saiban) games announced on Friday that the series will get a second season titled Gyakuten Saiban ~ Sono “Shinjitsu,” Igiari! ~ Season 2 (Ace Attorney ~To That “Truth,” Objection! ~ Season 2) this fall. The website revealed a visual featuring Godot. Original game director Shu Takumi is collaborating on the …