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#1123

Ryōka Shū, Kazuko Yumeno’s Kono Hito ni Kakeru Manga Gets Live-Action Series

posted on 2018-11-29 02:00 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Series centering on banker stars Yoko Maki, premieres in January

Yumi Tamura’s Basara Manga Gets Stage Play in January

posted on 2018-11-29 02:30 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga ran from 1990-1998, inspired 1998 TV anime

Legendary Adapts ‘Console Wars’ Novel About Sega, Nintendo Into Limited TV Series

posted on 2018-11-29 10:39 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Kong: Skull Island’s Jordan Vogt-Roberts directs film about '90s game industry

Live-Action Zenaku no Kuzu Film Casts Hirofumi Arai, Kento Hayashi, Fumika Baba

posted on 2018-11-29 11:30 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Filming for 2019 film begins in December

Pokémon: Detective Pikachu Live-Action Film’s Japanese Dub Stars Ryōma Takeuchi

posted on 2018-11-29 22:30 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Takeuchi voices Justice Smith’s character Tim Goodman


#1124

Durarara!!'s Ryohgo Narita Writes Story for Live-Action Series, Manga Spinoff

posted on 2018-11-30 22:00 EST by Karen Ressler
Action series to premiere next March


#1125

Radiation House Manga Listed With Live-Action TV Series

posted on 2018-12-01 01:22 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Manga centers on medical professionals in radiology department of hospital.

Hajimete Koi o Shita Hi ni Yomu Hanashi Live-Action Series Reveals 4 More Cast Members

posted on 2018-12-01 07:00 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Takuya Wakabayashi, Kazuki Horike, Keisuke Sakurai, Takato Nagata join cast

The List - 7 Western Live-Action Anime Adaptations in Development Hell

by Lynzee Loveridge, Dec 1st 2018


#1126

Hiroshi Motomiya’s Katsu Fūtarō!! Manga About Buddhist Monk Gets Live-Action Film

posted on 2018-12-02 03:00 EST by Egan Loo
Hayato Ichihara, Tom Fujita, Ayano Kudō star in Keisuke Shibata’s Winter 2019 film

K: Return of Kings Anime Gets Stage Play

posted on 2018-12-02 06:00 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Play runs in Tokyo, Osaka in March 2019

Kamen Rider Drive Star Is on the Case in Detective Pikachu Dub

December 02, 2018 9:45pm CST
Ryoma Takeuchi will voice protagonist Tim Goodman


#1127

‘4-Gatsu no Kimi, Spica’ Manga Gets Live-Action Film in Spring 2019

posted on 2018-12-03 01:00 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Taiki Sato, Haruka Fukuhara star in adaptation of Miwako Sugiyama’s manga

Live-Action Nisekoi Film Previewed in 2 TV Ads

posted on 2018-12-03 02:45 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Film opens in Japan on December 21

Hoshin Engi Musical Reveals Yōzen, Dakki Visuals

posted on 2018-12-03 18:00 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Play starring Shōhei Hashimoto as Taikōbō runs in Tokyo in January

Mamoru Miyano Drops the Shades for Minna no Uta Performance

December 03, 2018 6:04pm CST
The Death Note and Zombie Land Saga star prepares to perform a new tune for the show

Fruits Delivery Service Live-Action TV Series Reveals Additional Cast

posted on 2018-12-03 22:00 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Riisa Naka, Tomoya Maeno, Fukiko Hara, Yoshiyoshi Arakawa, Suzuki Matsuo join cast


#1128

Live-Action School-Live! Film Reveals Visual, January 25 Opening

posted on 2018-12-04 11:46 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Manga illustrator Sadoru Chiba recreates film’s poster


#1129

The Flowers of Evil Live-Action Film Unveils Cast, Fall 2019 Debut

posted on 2018-12-05 02:04 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Marie Iitoyo, Kentaro Ito, Tina Tamashiro, Shiori Akita star in film by Noboru Iguchi, Mari Okada

Radiation House Manga’s Live-Action TV Series Confirmed

posted on 2018-12-05 20:00 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda


#1130

Johannes Roberts Directs, Writes Live-Action Resident Evil Reboot Film

posted on 2018-12-06 01:06 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Consantin Film produces reboot film for horror game franchise

Boku no Hatsukoi o Kimi ni Sasagu Live-Action Series Reveals More Cast

posted on 2018-12-06 01:30 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Hio Miyazawa, Kanta Satō, Kazuya Kojima, Katsuhisa Namase join January 19 series

Mrs. Green Apple Perform Ending Theme for Live-Action I’'s Series

posted on 2018-12-06 07:30 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
13-episode series premieres on December 21

Hoshin Engi Musical Reveals Shin Kōhyō, Bukichi, Chū-ō Visuals

posted on 2018-12-06 13:00 EST by Karen Ressler
Play starring Shōhei Hashimoto as Taikōbō runs in Tokyo in January

Collar X Malice Stage Play About Kei Okazaki Announces Main Cast

posted on 2018-12-06 14:00 EST by Karen Ressler
Shōta Takasaki stars in play opening next May


#1131

New Live-Action LDK Film’s Poster Visual Unveiled

posted on 2018-12-07 02:00 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda

Shun Oguri Plays Novelist Osamu Dazai in No Longer Human Biographical Film

posted on 2018-12-07 02:30 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film is titled after Dazai’s famous novel, tells biographical fiction story centering on author & 3 women

Hajimete Koi o Shita Hi ni Yomu Hanashi Live-Action Series Reveals 3 More Cast Members

posted on 2018-12-07 20:30 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Ai Yoshikawa, Reina Kurosaki, Konatsu Katō join cast


#1132

Voice Actor Hiro Shimono to Perform First-Time Lead Role in Live-Action Film Chronos Jaunter

posted on 2018-12-09 19:45 EST by Kim Morrissy


#1133

Hakata Tonkotsu Ramens Light Novels Get Stage Play in July

posted on 2018-12-10 05:00 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Kazuhito Yoneyama directs, Shōri Kondō stars in stage play

Paramount Pictures Reveals Sonic the Hedgehog Film’s Poster

posted on 2018-12-10 11:42 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Staff comment on Sonic’s fur, shoes


#1134

Live-Action Kakegurui Film Unveils Teaser, Opening Song Artist

posted on 2018-12-11 00:15 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
PassCode performs opening song for May live-action film

Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind Gets Kabuki Play Adaptation in December 2019

December 11, 2018 8:10pm CST
G2 (Biohazard musical, Naruto kabuki play) is attached to direct


#1135

Reset Game Manga Gets Live-Action Video

posted on 2018-12-12 12:00 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Yukihiko Tsutsumi directs, Mackenyu stars in video for Kanji Yoshikai’s suspense manga


#1136

Kanoko Sakurakoji’s Black Bird Manga Gets Stage Play in March

posted on 2018-12-13 01:45 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Supernatural manga ran from 2007-2012

Live-Action Monster Hunter Film Casts Hirona Yamazaki

posted on 2018-12-13 02:15 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Yamazaki plays Handler character in live-action film starring Milla Jovovich, Tony Jaa

Live-Action Kūbo Ibuki Film Casts Original Characters

posted on 2018-12-13 03:15 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Kiichi Nakai, Tsubasa Honda, Yuki Saito 7 more join cast for film

Live-Action Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku Film Delayed to 2020

posted on 2018-12-13 05:41 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Film was originally slated to open in 2019

Live-Action Cheer Boys!! Film Unveils More Cast, Teaser, Poster Visual

posted on 2018-12-13 11:15 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Ayumi Ito, Kurumi Shimizu, Erika Karata, Chihiro Yamamoto join cast of May film


#1137

Hoshin Engi Musical Reveals 7 More Visuals

posted on 2018-12-14 12:15 EST by Jennifer Sherman
Visuals preview Taikōbō, Kō Hiko, Taiitsu Shinjin, Ōma, Kōyūken, Bunchū


#1138

New Fate/Grand Order Stage Play Reveals Visuals for 12 More Cast Members

posted on 2018-12-15 05:00 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Play runs in Osaka, Tokyo in January

Live-Action ‘Trace’ Series Reveals New Visual

posted on 2018-12-15 10:00 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Eiichiro Funakoshi, Ryo Nishikido, Yūko Araki star in adaptation of Kei Koga manga

2nd 100 Sleeping Princes and the Kingdom of Dreams Stage Play Reveals Teaser Visual

posted on 2018-12-15 13:00 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins


#1139

Back Street Girls Live-Action Film Unveils New Trailer, Visual

posted on 2018-12-16 22:30 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film based on Jasmine Gyuh’s manga opens on February 8


#1140

The Fable Live-Action Film’s Teaser Video, Visual Reveal June Opening

posted on 2018-12-17 00:00 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Junichi Okada stars in film based on Katsuhisa Minami’s manga

Touken Ranbu Gets New Musical in Fall 2019

posted on 2018-12-17 06:00 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Also: 6th stage musical slated for June, “Kashū Kiyomitsu Solo Performance” event gets Asian tour in spring


#1141

2019 Hot Gimmick Live-Action Movie Slated

posted on 2018-12-18 01:02 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda

Encouragement of Climb Gets Stage Play Adaptation in May 2019

December 18, 2018 3:10am CST
Open audition for its four main cast will be held on January 20, 2019

BLOODY CHAINSAW GIRL Roars Back to Japanese Cinemas in February

December 18, 2018 2:06pm CST
Director Hiroki Yamaguchi returns for two-part sequel film based on Rei Mikamoto’s splatter-action manga

Live-Action School-Live Film Unveils New Stills

posted on 2018-12-18 16:15 EST by Karen Ressler
Film opens in Japan on January 25

Live-Action Bijin ga Kon Katsu Shite Mitara Film Reveals Visual

posted on 2018-12-18 18:15 EST by Jennifer Sherman

Mamoru Miyano Makes 1st TV Drama Appearance in 10 Years in Yūbe wa Otanoshimi Deshita

posted on 2018-12-18 21:45 EST by Lynzee Loveridge