Kotobukiya, a Japanese toy company that produces scale model statutes, will be bringing a new anime to TV in April 2017–Frame Arms Girl. This anime is meant to showcase Kotobukiya’s model kit line. See the promotional video here: See you next time! –Sal Continue reading Frame Arms Girl Anime Coming Soon!
In more Japan fitness news, Anison Fitness, a short program broadcast on the Tokyo MX channel, has combined aerobics with anime music. Checkout one of the fitness routines here: The show features your typical kawaii girls dancing to various anime music. The video above shows the girls dancing to “A Cruel Angel’s Thesis” from Neon Genesis Evangelion. But if the moves look a bit complicated, … Continue reading Anime Aerobics!
Just in time for all of your “White Day” plans, ANIPLEX has released a box of chocolates to commemorate the release of the new anime movie: “Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic”. The movie is based on the manga “Black Butler” (Kuroshitsuji) by Yana Toboso. Each box has six delicious-looking chocolates, inspired by Sebastian and Ciel’s costumes, and will be made of Belgian Couverture and … Continue reading New “Black Butler” Chocolates!
American anime fans rejoice! In a much anticipated move for otaku in America, Funimation has announced that they will be bringing Kimi No Nawa to American theaters beginning April 7, 2017! The film, by Makoto Shinkai, has been a blockbuster hit in Japan since its release last Summer, and now everyone in the U.S. can enjoy it too. The film will be shown in English … Continue reading Kimi No Nawa (Your Name) is coming to America!
If you are a fan of anime, then you’ve probably heard of Studio Ghibli. This is the studio that brought you such great movies like Princess Mononoke, My Neighbor Totoro, and Spirited Away. Well, Studio Ghibli’s Museum—located in InoKashira Park in Mitaka, west of Tokyo—has now celebrated its 10 Millionth Visitor! (photo courtesy of Asahi Shimbun) The lucky visitors were the family of Akio Nagata, … Continue reading Ghibli Museum Reaches 10 Millionth Visitor!
Hello everyone we are back with more Dragon Ball Super episodes, so let’s jump right in it. In this week’s episode we find Goten and Trunks on the planet Potaufeu , where a magical water is said to increase a person’s power by 100-fold if drunk. This special water was being safeguarded from invaders seeking its power by Potage–planet Potaufeu’s last remaining inhabitant. Gryll ,an … Continue reading Dragon Ball Super 45
The battle between Ichigo and Yhwach has begun, and it seems that Ichigo may be in for a hard fight. Yhwach is barely about to stand, and Ichigo has already been thrown across the room. But Ichigo is not the type of person to stay down, and he quickly charges back at Yhwach—which probably isn’t the brightest idea, seeing that Ichigo isn’t really getting anywhere … Continue reading Bleach 674
So now Chitoge is saying goodbye to Raku’s mom, and will begin her journey to the Tenku Plateau. But we learn that Raku’s mom lied, as she did know about the promise Raku made. She just did not want to tell Chitoge. And then Raku’s mom says something cryptic. That Chitoge must learn the truth…even if it hurts her. But was it this “truth”? And … Continue reading Nisekoi 217
And now we are back! So in another twist, we learn that Raku’s mother was the person who wrote the picture book everyone has read. It is interesting that we are finally beginning to learn more about the book, and Raku’s mother. It seems that Hana-san, Raku’s mom, Kosaki’s mom, and Marika’s mom were all friends too! Um, ok. Chitoge is surprised at this news, … Continue reading Nisekoi 216
Today’s chapter starts with Renji and Rukia arriving to see a giant Valkyrie, as the fight between Captains Zaraki, Byakuya, Hitsugaya, and Valkyrie wages on. Renji and Rukia are very surprised to finally meet Captain Hitsugaya’s older brother!? This is a very funny moment, as we all know that Captain Hitsugaya looks older because of his bankai. Suddenly, everyone stops, as they sense Ichigo’s power. … Continue reading Bleach 673