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Illumination’s Super Mario Bros. Film in ‘Priority Development’ for Possible Release by 2022

posted on 2018-11-06 14:30 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Co-producer Chris Meledandri discusses involvement of franchise creator Shigeru Miyamoto


Students Animate Eizō-ken ni wa Te o Dasu na! Manga for College Contest

posted on 2018-11-06 18:45 EST by Lynzee Loveridge


Japan Society Presents Two Anime Films in 35mm for November/December Monthly Classics

Nov 6th 2018
Nov. 17 – Isao Takahata Tribute with My Neighbors the Yamadas / Dec. 7 – Satoshi Kon’s Holiday-Perfect Tokyo Godfathers


This Hero is Invincible but “Too Cautious” Novel Ad Confirms TV Anime by White Fox

posted on 2018-11-07 01:02 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Novels about strong but cautious hero also get a manga adaptation this week (aka Kono Yūsha ga Ore TUEEE Kuse ni Shinchō Sugiru)


Shinichiro Watanabe, BONES’ Original Anime Carol & Tuesday Reveals More Staff, Netflix Streaming, Story, Ad, Visual

posted on 2018-11-07 05:27 EST by Egan Loo
Motonobu Hori directs with designs by Sword of the Stranger’s Tsunenori Saito, music by Canadian Mocky


Production I.G Unveils Kabukichō Sherlock TV Anime’s Main Cast, Characters, Promo, Final Title

posted on 2018-11-07 06:20 EST by Egan Loo
Katsuyuki Konishi, Yūichi Nakamura star in suspense comedy from My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU’s Ai Yoshimura


Tatsunoko Productions’ Egao no Daika TV Anime Streams Promo Video

posted on 2018-11-07 09:20 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Story of princess, military woman from distant worlds debuts in January


ANN Review - Dragon Pilot: Hisone and Masotan

by Theron Martin, Nov 7th 2018


Answerman - Who Was Cloverway, And What Were They Doing With Anime?

by Justin Sevakis, Nov 7th 2018


Inside Studio CloverWorks with Production Dept. Vice President Yuichi Fukushima

by Kim Morrissy and Callum May, Nov 7th 2018


Shout! Factory to Release Lu Over the Wall Anime Film on BD/DVD

posted on 2018-11-07 13:20 EST by Karen Ressler
Home video release slated for February 5


Darwin’s Game Manga Gets TV Anime

posted on 2018-11-07 20:00 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Story centers on app game with life-or-death stakes


From Fandom Post: is closed (as of November 1st). Site will re-direct to sister site

Just to note, DirectToU runs sites like,,,…It’s subsidiary of Alliance Entertainment (of which was acquired by Super D). is closed (as of November 6th). Site now has links to and (both part of Trans World Entertainment).


Netflix Reveals 3 Anime Works by Japanese Studios, Pacific Rim Animated Show

posted on 2018-11-08 00:20 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Cagaster of an Insect Cage, Yasuke, Altered Carbon, Pacific Rim animated series, Trese


Neko Kikaku CG Anime’s Ad Reveals Theme Song, November 30 Screening

posted on 2018-11-08 02:00 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Matsuri Nine. performs “Yūsha Nara” theme song for anime with all-Aichi staff, cast


GoHands’ Original W’z Anime Reveals Unaired Episode on Home Video

posted on 2018-11-08 04:58 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Stage play’s star Ryōhei Takenaka also sings 13-episode anime’s opening theme song

Five Lovely Ladies Join the Cast of W’z TV Anime

November 08, 2018 9:09am CST
Original work by GoHands and FrontierWorks begins broadcasting in Japan on January 05, 2019

GoHands’ Original W’z Anime Reveals Female Cast, Ending Theme Artist

posted on 2018-11-08 10:30 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Akane Fujita, Inori Minase, Atsumi Tanezaki, Minami Takahashi, Yōko Hikasa join cast


Meiji Tokyo Renka TV Anime’s 1st Promo Video Previews KENN’s Opening Theme

posted on 2018-11-08 05:33 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
New key visual, ending theme song artists also revealed for series premiering in January


Mayonaka no Occult Kōmuin Anime’s 2nd Promo Video Reveals More Cast

posted on 2018-11-08 09:12 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Tomoaki Maeno, Miyu Irino, Koji Yusa, Takahiro Sakurai, Shun’ichi Toki, Kazutomi Yamamoto join cast


Mirai Anime Film’s English Dub Teaser Streamed

posted on 2018-11-08 12:53 EST by Karen Ressler
Film opens in the U.S. on November 29, December 5, December 8


Crossover Video Shows Eagle Talon Explaining Skull-face Bookseller Honda-san in 3 Minutes

posted on 2018-11-08 13:45 EST by Kim Morrissy