One Piece: Stampede Review

One Piece: Stampede Review

The world’s boldest buccaneers set sail for the great Pirate Festival, where the Straw Hats join a mad-dash race to find Gol D. Roger’s treasure. There’s just one little problem. An old member of Roger’s crew has a sinister score to settle. All bets are off when the most iconic pirates of “One Piece” history band together for a swashbuckling showdown, the likes of which have never been seen.

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Robotech Heads to Funimation Through Kew Media Distribution Deal

Robotech Heads to Funimation Through Kew Media Distribution Deal

Leading global distributor Kew Media Distribution has licensed the highly successful original anime sensation Robotech: The Series and the sequel films Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles and Robotech 2: The Sentinels to Funimation, the global leader in sub and dub anime content and a subsidiary of Sony Pictures Television.

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"Human Lost" Review

"Human Lost" Review

From the chief director of "PSYCHO-PASS," the director of "Afro Samurai," and the studio that behind "Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters" comes the animated feature film “Human Lost” - Osamu Dazai’s masterpiece of Japanese literature re-imagined into a hyper-kinetic deep dive into human consciousness.

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Assassin's Pride Episode 1 Review

Assassin's Pride Episode 1 Review

Only those from noble families have the mana to be able to fight against monsters. Kūfa is a noble born to a duke's family who is sent to tutor a young woman named Merida. If it turns out that Merida has no talent with mana, Kūfa is secretly instructed to assassinate her.

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HIDIVE Crams with "We Never Learn!: BOKUBEN" Season 2

HIDIVE Crams with "We Never Learn!: BOKUBEN" Season 2

HIDIVE announced today that it acquired streaming rights to the romcom anime series We Never Learn!: BOKUBEN Season 2 for audiences in North America. Fans can catch the premiere on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 17:00 UTC and stream new episodes on subsequent Saturdays.

 

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FLCL Progressive Review

FLCL Progressive Review

FLCL Progressive features all 6 episodes of the anime directed by Katsuyuki Motohiro. The sequel to one of the most insane anime ever created, FLCL: Progressive brings together members of the original team with a whole new generation of creators. From the legendary anime studio Production I.G and Adult Swim.

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Essential Anime Episode 47: Tokyo Magnitude 8 0

Essential Anime Episode 47: Tokyo Magnitude 8 0

The devastation is unleashed in the span of seconds. Yielding to centuries of unrelenting pressure, an ancient rift in the Earth gives way and a force equivalent to over a thousand atomic bombs erupts beneath the feet of the citizens of the world's largest mega-cities!

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I Love You, Colonel Sanders! A Finger Lickin’ Good Dating Simulator (Review)

I Love You, Colonel Sanders! A Finger Lickin’ Good Dating Simulator (Review)

I Love You, Colonel Sanders! A Finger Lickin’ Good Dating Simulator follows you, a promising culinary student, as you try to date your classmate, Colonel Sanders. Throughout your journey, you’ll be faced with life-changing decisions that will affect your chances of friendship and love. But be careful! Your choices have real consequences with real animated characters’ feelings at stake.

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Essential Anime Episode 45: Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam

Essential Anime Episode 45: Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam

In Zeta Gundam, we see the future world of the Universal Century through a dark mirror. Having defeated the Zeon menace, the Earth Federation has itself become cruel and oppressive. A new generation of Gundam mobile suits is created not to fight for peace, but to punish the enemies of the state, and yesterday's villains must become today's heroes in order to balance the scales of justice. When a young civilian named Kamille Bidan is caught up in the rebellion, he little suspects the price he will pay in the fight for freedom. From Yoshiyuki Tomino, the director of the original Mobile Suit Gundam series!

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Utano☆Princesama Maji LOVE Kingdom Review

Utano☆Princesama Maji LOVE Kingdom Review

Utano☆Princesama Maji LOVE Kingdom brings the idols of ST☆RISH, QUARTET NIGHT and HE☆VENS to the stage, where UtaPri fans will witness their favorite idols in action as they experience a spectacular concert full of their favorite UtaPri songs. The featured pop idols have shared their feelings with countless fans, fostering both love and dreams — and now, in 2019, they finally take to the silver screen!

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Cool Japan Fund Invests in North American Anime Group Led by Sentai Holdings

Cool Japan Fund Invests in North American Anime Group Led by Sentai Holdings

As part of its effort to expand the overseas market for Japanese anime, the Cool Japan Fund has invested USD $30 million for shares of Sentai Holdings, LLC, parent company of Sentai Filmworks, HIDIVE and Anime Network  (hereafter, "Sentai"). Sentai's independent status makes it a rarity in North America as a licensor of Japanese anime, which is beloved not just in North America but throughout the world.

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