Viz Media Licenses One Punch Man Season Two

Viz Media has recently announced they have licensed the second season for the One Punch Man anime series. Under this license, the company will be holding the main rights for”…digital streaming, TV broadcast, electronic sell-through, home media, and merchandising rights for North America, Latin America and Oceania.”   Announcement: Saitama’s back! VIZ is set to bring One-Punch Man Season 2 to fans. We’re not pulling any punches! pic.twitter.com/dlrdqq6wvK — VIZ (@VIZMedia) May 16, 2018 The second season’s staff includes: Chikara Sakurai (Replacing Shingo Natsume): Director Yoshikazu Iwanami (Replacing Shoji Hata): Sound Director Chikashi Kubota:…

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Hikaru Midorikawa Cast as One-Punch Man’s Garou

The official website for One-Punch Man has announced that Hikaru Midorkawa is voice the character Garou in the second season. For those unaware, Garou is a hero hunter who has a fascination with monsters. The announcement also stated Midorikawa will debut as Garou in the fourth volume of the One-Punch Man Maji CD Drama & Song series. This is due to the fourth volume releasing on June 20 ahead of the second season. People may easily recognize Hikaru Midorkawa as the voice behind Heero Yuy, Gridman, Pegasus Koga, and the…

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Sword Art Online Ordinal Scale Film US Premiere Date Announced

Aniplex of America has recently announced the premiere date for the US theatrical release of Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale. The film will premiere in theaters as a special one day event on March 9, 2017 distributed by Eleven Arts.   The screenings for the film will be presented with it’s original Japanese audio and will feature English Subtitles. More information about theater locations and times will be revealed on a later date. The film will first be presented at a special premiere event on Marc 1 in Hollywood, California. The cast includes: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka – Kirito…

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Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale Teaser Reveals New Characters

Yesterday, the official website for Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale began streaming the second teaser introducing new characters. The original video was region-locked to Japan until Aniplex of America began streaming the trailer too. The New Characters & Descriptions: Yuna, “an idol in the AR world of Ordinal Scale. If a player encounters her in the game, they can acquire special upgrades.” Dr. Shigemura, “a developer and an authority on non-invasive BMI (Brain Machine Interface) research. He is also a professor in the Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department at Toho…

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