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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The Seven Deadly Sins Film Details Revealed

The official The Seven Deadly Sins anime website has updated with new details for the upcoming film. The film will be title “The Seven Deadly Sins the Movie: Prisoners of the Sky ( Gekijōban Nanatsu no Taizai Tenkū no Torawarebito).” The film is stated to feature a brand new story by series creator, Nakaba Suzuki, and will premiere in Japan on August 18. First, a new trailer for the film was revealed.   本日は原作コミック30巻の発売日!そして… 「劇場版 七つの大罪 天空の囚われ人」8月18日(土)全国ロードショー決定! ◆鈴木央先生描き下ろし完全新作オリジナルストーリー! ◆3月3日より第1弾特典付き前売券発売! ◆特報映像公開! 劇場版公式サイト→https://t.co/KI4ZgIws7q #七つの大罪 pic.twitter.com/GgsFFdxnoT — 劇場版&TVアニメ「七つの大罪」 (@7_taizai) February 15, 2018 Advance tickets for the film will be available for…

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B: The Beginning Anime English Preview Streamed

Netflix Japan has posted an English dubbed trailer for the B: The Beginning anime series.  The new trailer features a preview of the anime’s theme song titled, ” The Perfect World.”  The song was a joint effort between Marty Friedman (song, arrangement, guitar), MAN WITH A MISSION’s Jean-Ken Johnny (vocals), KenKen (bass), and Kōji Fujimoto (arrangement, programming). Netflix will be streaming the anime series worldwide starting on March 2. *Keep in mind this anime may not be suitable for younger audiences. B: The Beginning will be a 12 episode series with each episode running for around 23 minutes. Netflix provided…

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First 7-Minutes of Accel World: Infinite Burst

Yesterday, Niconico and AbemaTV began streaming the first 7-minutes of Accel World: Infinite Burst film, on the film’s YouTube Channel and will be available until July 29. For attendees that where at Anime Expo earlier this month, they were the first to see the footage as it made its debut there. Accel World: Infinite Burst is set to open in theaters on July 23 in 24 select theaters in Japan. Source: ANN

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Blue Exorcist Anime Sequel – New Staff, Returning Cast & Plot

Today (JST), in the August issue of Jump SQ it revealed the cast, staff and plot for the new Blue Exorcist anime series, Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Impure King Arc (Ao no Exorcist: Kyoto Fujō Ō-hen), that will air in 2017. The staff for the series has gone through some changes as original director, Tensai Okamura is replaced by Koichi Hatsumi (Deadman Wonderland), and Toshiya Ono (Gatchaman Crowds) replaces Ryota Yamaguchi as handler of series composition. Returning for the production is original character designer, Keigo Sasaki and composer, Hiroyuki Sawano who will also…

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