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How Isekai Took Cyberpunk’s Role in Anime

February 20, 2020 12:00pm CST
Or how I stopped worrying and learned to love another world


Sol Levante 4K Netflix Anime Debuts on March 23

posted on 2020-02-20 21:59 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Production I.G produces 1st hand-drawn anime with 4K HDR quality

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Oya-san to Boku Manga Gets TV Anime Shorts in March

posted on 2020-02-21 03:07 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Best-selling essay manga about author, his landlady inspired anime short in January 2018

Yasuhiro Kamimura Becomes New Representative Director of Gainax

posted on 2020-02-21 10:02 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Yuko Takaishi, Atsushi Moriyama, Yoshiki Usa also become board members

Fuji TV Producer Discusses Their Increasing Focus on BL Anime

posted on 2020-02-21 13:45 EST by Kim Morrissy
Shares why Twittering Birds Never Fly was greenlit as an R-18 film

From Miniature To Monster: One Of Anime’s Coolest Transformations

February 21, 2020 3:35pm CST
It can change the story entirely in unexpected ways

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TV Anime ARTE Receives Official Support from Italian Embassy in Japan

February 21, 2020 8:10pm CST
The ambassador of Italy: “It is a wonderful story that makes you think about the meaning of art and human potential.”

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The Most Popular Anime in 2020…According to Wikipedia

February 22, 2020 8:30am CST
What Wikipedia and our anonymous browsing habits say about the anime we love the most

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Does anime need to start being more politically correct for overseas audiences? Twitter debates

Japanese animation has long had a reputation for pushing the boundaries of what’s acceptable, but is it pushing too far these days?

Hmmm :face_with_monocle:

Would it really still be something I’d want to watch then ?

I think the joy of something from another land is it’s different from what is the norm here .


neco’s Ore no Yubi de Midarero. Adult Manga Gets TV Anime

posted on 2020-02-23 13:13 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Newest ComicFesta anime stars Wataru Komada, Yuri Yamaoka, Takuma Nagatsuka

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The List - 5 Anime We Most Want to See in Live-Action

by Lynzee Loveridgte & Jacki Jing, Feb 23rd 2020

Anime That Should Have Live-Action Adaptations

Man…out of those 5, Berserk would be the obvious choice. The rest is just too ‘Japan’-centric, for good or ill. Berserk with it’s western European setting would click with not only ‘western’ audiences but with the investors as well

But we have The Witcher already, so too little too late.
And we had The Bastard Executioner a few years ago as well.
Plus don’t forget The Last Kingdom on Netflix too.
And Knightfall…with Mark Hamill.


What Are The Best Anime About Anime?

February 24, 2020 10:00am CST
Today let’s highlight some terrific anime that explore the medium itself!

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2020 Toei Manga Matsuri Omnibus Film Reveals Kamen Rider Den-O Segment’s Title

posted on 2020-02-24 15:26 EST by Alex Mateo

The World’s 1st 4K Anime ‘Lights of Sand’ by Gainax

Feb 24th 2020

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Netflix Partners With CLAMP & Kindaichi, Gundam Thunderbolt, Goth, Mardock Scramble, Thermae Romae Creators for New Anime

posted on 2020-02-25 02:52 EST by Egan Loo
CLAMP, Shin Kibayashi, Yasuo Ohtagaki, Otsuichi, Tow Ubukata, Mari Yamazaki to expand anime lineup

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Reddit’s 2020 Anime Awards

posted on 2020-02-25 16:45 EST by Lynzee Loveridge

Scaling The 5 Best Dinosaurs In Anime

February 25, 2020 4:30pm CST
Anime is full of prehistoric creatures!

Australian Senator Calls For Review of Anime Depicting ‘Child Exploitation’

posted on 2020-02-25 23:50 EST by Kim Morrissy
Senator Stirling Griff calls out Eromanga Sensei for ‘disturbing themes’