Funimation Entertainment Licenses Japanese Live-Action Death Note Films

Yesterday, Funimation Entertainment announced at Anime Weekend Atlanta that it licensed three of the four live-action Japanese Death Note films: Death Note, Death Note: The Last Name, and Death Note: Light Up the NEW World. Funimation will release the films on Blu-ray Disc, DVD, and Digital combo packs on January 22, 2019. The first two films which premiered in Japanese theaters in 2006 will be bundled together. However, all films will be subtitle-only releases.   Death Note and Death Note: The Last Name were based on Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi…

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Dragon Ball Super: Broly North American Premiere Date Announced

The official Dragon Ball Super Twitter page has updated with the North American premiere details for Dragon Ball Super: Broly. The film will premiere in theaters on January 16, 2019 and is stated to be a multiple night event. No other details are confirmed at this time, however tickets for the event should open soon so check out the official Dragon Ball Super website for more details.   The tweet also revealed that the English Dub cast will return to reprise their roles for the film. This includes Vic Mignogna and Dameon Clarke who will reprise their roles as Broly and Paragus, respectively. 🗣 Lend us…

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Gold Saints Cast to Return in Saint Seiya: Saintia Shō

The official Saint Seiya: Saintia Shō website has updated with the announcement that some of the Gold Saints will be returning for the upcoming anime series adaptation. The confirmed returning cast members include Toshiko Seki: Scorpio Milo Hideyuki Tanaka: Leo Aiola Ryotaro Okiayu: Gemini Saga Previously confirmed cast members include: Aina Suzuki: Shōko M.A.O: Kyōko Inori Minase: Saori Megumi Nakajima: Mii Seven Seas Entertainment, who licensed the manga, provided an official description. In the wake of a space-wide civil war instigated by Saga–the Gemini Gold Saint–a new team of Saints comes together with the…

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Tokyo Ghoul:re Season 2 PV Streamed

Marvelous has recently updated their official Youtube channel with a new PV for Tokyo Ghoul:re. The latest trailer features a look at the setting for the upcoming season. The season will premiere on Tokyo MX on October 9 at 11 PM JST. The series all also air later on Sun TV, TV Aichi, TV Q Kyuushuu, and on BS11.  The season will also premiere on the FunimationNow streaming service this Fall.  The staff for the second season includes: Odahiro Watanabe: Director (Originally Shuhei Morita) Chūji Mikasano: Series Composition/ Script Writer Atsuko Nakajima: Character Designer (Originally Kazuhiro Miwa) Pierrot+: Production The theme song for the season…

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SSSS.Gridman Premiere Date Announced

The official SSSS.Gridman website has updated with a new trailer and a key visual for the upcoming anime series. The visual features a look at several of the main characters as well as the titular hero, Gridman. The trailer was mirrored on the official Tsuburaya Youtube channel. The trailer features a look another look at the setting of the series as well as taking a look at several of the characters. The trailer also reveals that series will premiere in Japan on October 6 on WOWOW at midnight JST. The series will also air later on Tokyo MX, MBS, and BS11.…

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More Details Revealed For Gray Cherry Blossoms: Garo Anime Film

Recently the official Gray Cherry Blossoms: Garo (Usuzumizakura -Garo-) website has updated with some new details for the upcoming anime film. First, a new trailer was revealed. The new trailer features another look at the film’s setting as well as a look at several of the characters. The trailer also reveals that the film will premiere in Japanese theaters on October 6.   Next, the website revealed a new key visual, which is illustrated by Masakazu Katsura, the character designer for the film. Thirdly, some new cast members were revealed. The main cast members for…

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Dragon Ball Super Dub Reveals the First Members of Universe 9

Yesterday, Funimation Entertainment revealed new cast members that are joining the English dub for Dragon Ball Super. These new cast members will be voicing the members of Universe 9, who are introduced in this Saturday’s all-new episode; this episode is the official kick-off of the Universe Survival arc which will culminate in the Tournament of Power.   Now, Funimation revealed the new cast members via an image of that imitates the universe roster sheets the Omni-King, Zeno uses to manage the teams. However, the sheet only reveals the team/ cast…

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New Cast Member Announced For Golden Kamuy Season Two

The official Golden Kamuy website has announced that Yūma Uchida will be joining the cast for the anime series as Yasuku Edogai.  Sayuri and the band My First Story are collaborating to play the opening theme song for the upcoming season titled, “Reimei.” The band Eastern Youth will be performing the ending theme song for the season titled, “The Clock Tower’s Bell (Tokeidai no Kane).” Viz Media provided a description for the series. In the early twentieth century, Russo-Japanese War veteran Saichi “Immortal” Sugimoto scratches out a meager existence during the postwar gold rush in the wilderness of Hokkaido. When he…

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Golden Kamuy’s Second Season Added to Crunchyroll Fall Catalogue

Crunchyroll has recently announced that the second season of the Golden Kamuy anime will be added to their Fall 2018 Catalogue. The series will available for Crunchyroll members worldwide except for Asia starting on Monday, October 8.  The first season of the anime premiered on the service on Monday, April 9 and the English dub for the series premiered on FunimationNow on April 30. The first season consisted of 12 episodes. Crunchyroll provided a description for the series. The story takes place in the mighty Northern field of Hokkaido, the time is in the turbulent late Meiji…

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The Seven Deadly Sins: Revival of The Commandments Anime Netflix Premiere Date Announced

ANN has reported that The Seven Deadly Sins: Revival of The Commandments will premiere on Netflix this October. For those who are not aware, the series is the name of the second season of the series in Japan. The series first premiered in Japan this January and ran for 24 episodes. The series initially aired starting on January 13 and ran until June 30 this year. The first season of the anime premiered on Netflix on November 1, 2015 in both English Dub and Japanese Audio formats. The Seven Deadly Sins: Signs of Holy War four part special was listed as the “second…

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