Posted on 10 May, 2013 at 07:46 am by from jpopasia
The Sankei Sports newspaper reported that Hideaki Anno, most known for directing the Evangelion anime series, will be taking on his first voice-acting role, in a feature anime film, in the new Studio Ghibli film 'Kaze Tachinu' (The Wind Is Rising).
Posted on 8 March, 2013 at 04:02 pm by from jpopasia
Kyoto Animation subsidiary Animation Do, responsible for works such as K-On!, Air, Clannad, and Hyouka, released a promo during this week's Tamako Market that is receiving a rabid response from fans on the internet.
Posted on 15 December, 2012 at 05:44 pm by from jpopasia
Bunka Tsushin, a Japanese news company, reported that the new One Piece film sold 600,000 tickets on its 1st day. The film grossed 750 million yen (approx. US$9 million) at the box office and is expected to sell 1 million tickets by Sunday and gross over 1.3 billion yen (US$15,576,340).
Posted on 3 October, 2012 at 12:49 pm by from jpopasia
VIZ Media, the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga, anime and graphic novels in North America, announced the launch of Neon Alley, a 24-hour anime channel featuring the world’s best titles (dubbed in English and uncut), exclusively on the PlayStation®Network and the PlayStation®3 (PS3™) system.