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We get it. The CW's newest superhero show, Black Lightning is awesome, its premiere coming in as the strongest for the network in two years. It's so awesome that fans of the rest of The CW's superhero shows would really like to see the series join the Arrowverse and be a part of the epic ... [...]
Tue, Jan 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
The official website for 24-year-old anime voice actress Kaori Ishihara announced today that the title for her upcoming solo debut single is "Blooming Flower" and posted a sound-only preview for the song. The CD single is set to be released from Pony Canyon on March 21. Along with Yui Ogura, she was a member of two-member voice actress idol unit YuiKaori, but the unit ended its eight-year activities in June 2017 to concentrate more on their individual works. While Ogura has already released seven solo singles, "Blooming Flower" is Ishihara's first single as a solo singer. Ishihara made her professional [...]
Tue, Jan 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
The end begins when #StarWarsRebels returns for its final episodes Monday, February 19 at 9pm EDT on @DisneyXD. pic.twitter.com/0PClrMeRGV-- Star Wars (@starwars) January 19, 2018The final season of Star Wars Rebels has prominently featured the mysterious, Force-sensitive creatures of Lothal, and based on the latest trailer it's all building to a head.Rebels producer Dave Filoni ... [...]
Tue, Jan 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
After the report that John Cena could be getting ready to kick alien ass and chew bubble gum (although he might want to make sure he still has some gum first), one artist imagined how the WWE star might appear as Duke Nukem.BossLogic reimagined the protagonist of the popular video game series as portrayed by ... [...]
Tue, Jan 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Hunter x Hunter fans have gotten used to the series being on hiatus from time to time, but they'll certainly be excited to see the series return to Weekly Shonen Jump very soon.The series last went on hiatus last August, so fans had been wondering when the series would be returning. There were rumors and ... [...]
Tue, Jan 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
When 2018 rang in, plenty of people used the new year to motivate their big resolutions. Millions banded together to lose weight or make budgets this year, but otakus have something totally different on their mind.A new year doesn't have to mean a new you. It also means a new slate of anime is on ... [...]
Tue, Jan 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
A cinematic cult classic will be getting remade for the modern era with Ryan Reynolds starring and producing a new film based on the board game Clue.The movie will be the first under Reynolds' new production deal with 20th Century Fox that was just announced today.Clue will be produced under Reynolds' Maximum Effort banner, which ... [...]
Tue, Jan 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
The epic showdown between Batman and Deathstroke will not take place in its own miniseries, as some had assumed based on DC's title treatment, but rather in the pages of Deathstroke.The story, which launches in April, centers on a mysterious package that seemingly proves Batman's son Damian is actually not his own, but Deathstroke's.Given how ... [...]
Mon, Jan 22, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Fans of Netflix's Stranger Things may have awhile to wait for the show's third season, but thanks to executive producer and director Shawn Levy, at least they have an idea of what to expect when the show returns.Levy explained to Glamour (via Heroic Hollywood) that many of the details for the third season of Stranger ... [...]
Mon, Jan 22, 2018, Continue reading at the source
After more than 50 issues of Green Arrow, writer Benjamin Percy is stepping away from the series this spring.The just-solicited Green Arrow #39, due in stores this April, will feature a script from Colin Kelly and Jackson Lanzing. it is not clear whether those creators, who recently took over Nightwing, will remain on two books, ... [...]
Mon, Jan 22, 2018, Continue reading at the source
The new Godzilla anime film on Netflix has made a huge impact for a number of reasons, but its most impacting one is the titular monster's massive size. In order to pose a threat to Earthlings 20,000 years into the future, it has to be huge. How huge? Turns out, the new Godzilla is much ... [...]
Mon, Jan 22, 2018, Continue reading at the source
The latest 4th of 2018 issue of Kodansha's biweekly manga magazine Evening, released today in Japan, started serialization of Kindaichi 37-sai no Jikenbo/The Kindaichi Case Files at His Age of 37, a sequel to The Kindaichi Case Files maystery manga series illustrated by Fumiya Sato, featuring the protagonist Hajime Kindaich who turns 37 years old. The story set in 20 years after the original series. Hajime is no longer a student detective, working as a poor office worker now. The original The Kindaichi Case Files manga series told the crime solving adventures by Hajime Kindaichi, the grandson of the fictional [...]
Mon, Jan 22, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Tokyo-based company TETRA confirmed today that 50-year-old popular anime voice actor Akira Ishida is playing all characters in the upcoming newly-produced episode of Higanjima X, the short web anime series based on Kouji Yamamoto's Higanjima horror survival manga. Ishida made his professional voice actor debut in 1990 and is well known as Kaworu Nagisa in Neon Genesis Evangelion and Athrun Zala in Gundam Seed Destiny. The special episode will be streamed online for free on the company's official YouTube channel from tomorrow, January 24. The web anime series was streamed on YouTube and Nico Nico Douga for 12 episodes [...]
Mon, Jan 22, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Manga artist Keitaro Yotsuya reported on Twitter today that a five-minute web anime short based on his comedy manga series Akuma no Memumemu-chan/Devil Memumemu is now streamed on Shonen Jump's official Japanese YouTube channel. He says, "Every time Memumemu-can moves, she makes sounds and it's so lovely. I'm impressed." The manga has been serialized in Shueisha's manga app Jump+ since July 2016. The web anime is produced by Shaft (Puella Magi Madoka Magica, the Monogatari series) with Seiya Numata (Detective Opera Milky Holmes) directing. A smartphone game app based on the manga is now also available for iOS and Android [...]
Mon, Jan 22, 2018, Continue reading at the source
AA Opening
Welcome to Week 1 of voting for Crunchyroll's Anime Awards 2018. Voting is officially underway for the following categories and the nominees in each category are listed below: Best Opening - Scroll to the bottom of the linked page to vote. "Shadow and Truth" by ONE III NOTES - ACCA: 13-Territory Inspection Dept. "Here" by JUNNA - The Ancient Magus' Bride "Shinzou wo Sasageyo! (心臓を捧げよ!)" by Linked Horizon - Attack on Titan Season 2 "Peace Sign (ピースサイン)" by Kenshi Yonezu - My Hero Academia Season 2 "The Other Side of the Wall" by Void_Chords feat.MARU - Princess Principal "Imawa no Shinigami (今際の死神)" by Megumi Hayashibara - [...]
Mon, Jan 22, 2018, Continue reading at the source