The trailer features Taichi, who was in elementary school when the adventure began, as a university student. According to a heartbreaking revelation from Digimon researcher Menoa, now that the DigiDestined are becoming adults, their partner Digimon are disappearing. As a 20th anniversary project and the last chapter in the Digimon saga, Last Evolution Kizuna will
Popular adventure anime Kingdom has confirmed its new creative team and released a dynamic teaser visual of Xin! Imaizumi Kenichi will direct with character design by Abe Hisashi, and series composition by Takagi Noboru. Based on Hara Yasuhisa’s manga of the same name, Kingdom is set in China’s Warring States period. It follows two young
IDOLiSH 7’s return to TV screens will be under the title of Second Beat! Season 2 will add the Re:vale duo and other bands from the Okazaki Agency roster to the main cast. IDOLiSH7 is a multimedia idol raising franchise spanning games, music, and anime. The first season of the TV anime aired from Jan.
SSSS.Gridman’s Trigger and Tsuburaya Productions are set to collaborate once again on an anime project to be titled SSSS.Dynazenon! SSSS.Gridman is a mecha anime that ran from Oct. to Dec. 2018, following amnesiac high school student Hibiki Yuta. After a vision of Hyper Agent Gridman and a kaiju incident at school, Yuta merges with Gridman
Following in the footsteps of the Love Live! franchise’s μ’s and Aqours, Nijigasaki High School Idol Club is getting a TV anime! Although details on the broadcast date and story have not yet been released, a teaser visual was revealed along with character visuals of all nine members. Nijigasaki High School Idol Club was first
Season 3 of popular anime A Certain Scientific Railgun has released a full length trailer ahead of its Jan. 10 air date! Titled A Certain Scientific Railgun T, the upcoming season will adapt the Daihasei Festival arc of the original light novels. During the annual festival, a part of Academy City will be not only
Haikyuu!! Season 4 has released a new trailer ahead of its Jan. 10 premiere! Titled Haikyuu!! To the Top, Season 4 focuses on Kageyama as he attends the All-Japan Youth Training Camp alongside two new characters: Hoshiumi Kourai of Kamomedai High and Miya Atsumu of Inarizaki High, played by Hanae Natsuki and Miyano Mamoru respectively.
Popular fantasy anime Dr. Stone will be back for Season 2! A short teaser video was released as part of the announcement. Although the release date has not been revealed, it’s already confirmed that the new season will tell the story of the Stone Wars, where Senku, Chrome and Gen will have to rely on
Nintendo Switch games Pokémon Sword and Shield are getting a seven-episode web anime adaptation titled Pokémon: Twilight Wings. Set in the Galar region, each episodes will be five minutes in length, featuring a host of characters from the game. Penguin Highway’s Studio Colorido will produce. Pokémon: Twilight Wings will be released weekly from Jan. 15
Stand By Me Doraemon was released as part of the 80th anniversary celebrations for Fujijko F Fujio’s original manga. Once again co-directed by Yamazaki Takashi and Yagi Ryuichi, the sequel is inspired by volume 4 of the original manga, “A Grandmother’s Recollections”. The story begins with Nobita finding a toy knitted for him by his
Psycho-Pass will be heading back to the big screen next spring with a movie titled Psycho-Pass 3: First Inspector! First broadcast as an original TV anime by Production I.G., the first season of the TV anime came in 2012, with Season 2 following in 2014, and a movie in 2015. A movie trilogy titled Sinners
Upcoming anime BNA has announced its key casting and story along with its second key visual! Tanuki person Kagemori Michiru will be played by Morohoshi Sumire, wolf person Ogami Shirou by Hosoya Yoshimasa, aspiring idol Hiwatashi Nazuna by Naganawa Maria, and youthful CEO Alan Sylvasta by Ishikawa Kaitou. An original anime by Studio Trigger, BNA
Inspired by the series of light novels written by Nagatsuki Tappei and illustrated by Otsuka Shinichiro, the series follows a NEET named Natsuki Subaru who is suddenly transported to another world on his way home from the convenience store. There, he discovers that he has acquired an amazing power: “Return by Death”, which allows him
The TV anime adaptation of popular A3! smartphone game has released its main trailer for the first half of Season 1, Season Spring! As well as introducing protagonist Izumi and the once great Mankai Company’s new recruits, the trailer features opening theme song “Act! Addict! Actors!” for the first time. First released in 2017, A3!
Upcoming original anime ID: Invaded, the latest work from Fate/Zero and The Garden of Sinners’ Aoki Ei, will air from Jan. 5, with Episode 1 and 2 set to be broadcast together! It was also announced that a host of popular artists will be contributing to the soundtrack, including Miyavi for the ending theme with
The live action TV drama adaptation of Afro’s slice-of-life manga Laid-Back Camp has released a series of new publicity shots featuring the main characters. Previously adapted as an TV anime, the series follows a group of high school girls in Yamanashi who enjoy going camping. The story begins when “solo camper” Rin runs into Nadeshiko
Prize Fair kicked off the Tokyo edition of its 58th event on Nov. 6, showcasing exciting lineups of prize figures, plushies and more set for release between April and June next year. Among the major manufacturers featured, BANDAI SPIRITS CO., LTD.(BANPRESTO) brought to the table plenty of quality prizes showing their characteristic touches. As usual,
Hypnosis Mic is a multimedia project that kicked off in in Sept. 2017, created by King Records. Set in a world where war is waged not with weapons, but words, it features a cast of male voice actors divided into units from separate “divisions”. Previous adaptations include manga, stage plays and a smartphone game. (C)Hypnosis
A “forbidden” photo of FBI agent Akai Shuichi’s family was also released, despite the fact that the existence of all four people shown should be unknown to one another. The 24th film in the series, Hiiro no Dangan (or Scarlet Bullet ) sees the gang get mixed up in an unprecedented incident during the launch
Detective Conan’s 24th movie has officially confirmed its title as Hiiro no Dangan ( The Scarlet Bullet ), plus its premiere date of Apr. 17! Set at the world’s biggest sports festival, it will feature FBI agent Akai Shuichi, who also appeared in the 20th movie, Detective Conan: The Darkest Nightmare. The movie has also
The crowdfunding campaign for a new OVA adapting Key’s visual novel Planetarian: The Reverie of a Little Planet has achieved its crowdfunding goal of 30 million yen! Celebrating its 15th anniversary this year, the original game was released on Nov. 29, 2014. An original net animation of the same name and an anime movie titled
Further information is expected to be announced at a special screening of Anemone on Dec. 23, at which members of the cast and crew are expected to participate, including director Kyoda Tomoki, Nazuka Kaori (the voice of Eureka), and Bones producer Minami Masahiko. (C) 2018 BONES/Project EUREKA MOVIE Source link
Upcoming TV anime 22/7 is set to air from Jan. 11! Along with the broadcast date announcement, the show has also released a new key visual featuring its eight main idols. 22/7 will feature an original story inspired by the idol group of the same name. Produced by Yasushi Akimoto in collaboration with Aniplex and
Code Geass’ Taniguchi Goro and Black Butler’s Toboso Yana are teaming up for an original anime series to be produced by J.C.Staff! Titled Skate-Leading Stars, the series will follow a group of high school boys who participate in a type of competitive figure skating known as “skate-leading”. Taniguchi will be chief director, while Toboso will
A new 30-second commercial showcasing profiles of the central characters was also released. Inspired by Horikoshi Kouhei’s popular manga, Honmono no Hero will bring the Vs. Hero Killer arc to the stage. Making their stage debuts are retired pro hero Gran Torino, who mentored the legendary All Might, and notorious villain Stain. (C)Horikoshi Kohei /
The video also showcases the anime’s ending theme for the first time. Titled “Alicia”, it is performed by popular anisong duo ClariS. Gekidan Inu Curry will handle direction/series composition, while Aoki Ume will provide main character design, and Shaft will produce. TrySail is performing the opening theme, “Gomakashi”. (C) Magica Quartet/Aniplex, Magia Record Anime Partners
Popular volleyball anime Haikyuu!! has announced that Season 4 is set to air from Jan. 10, with the second cour following in July! Along with the big announcement, a PV showing Karasuno’s numerous new rivals was released. It also features the opening theme, “PHOENIX” by Burnout Syndrome. Inspired by Furudate Haruichi’s manga, Season 1 of
Maeda Jun, the creator behind iconic works like Air, Clannad, Little Busters, and Angel Beats!, has announced his first new game in 13 years, titled Heaven Burns Red! Produced by Key and WFS, it will be released for iOS and Android in 2020. Yuugen is handling character design based on Na-ga, Humuyun, and Maroyaka’s original
Obsolete, a YouTube Original anime created by Puella Magi Madoka Magica and Psycho-Pass ‘s Urobuchi Gen, has confirmed that it will begin streaming via the service on Dec. 3. It was also announced that prominent American artist Skrillex and Dutch musician Nik Roos will perform the opening theme, “obsolete”, with Japanese unit Technoboys Pulcraft Green-Fund
Music anime Show By Rock!! will be returning with a new TV anime on Jan. 9! The new series will revolve around band Mashumairesh!! and star Tono Hikaru as Howan, Natsuyoshi Yuko as Mashima Himeko, Watada Misaki as Delmin, and Yamane Aya as Ruhuyu. Kinema Citrus will produce with Polygon Pictures handling the 3D animation.