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Love Stage!! Manga Gets Thai Live-Action Series

posted on 2021-02-28 11:00 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Boys-love manga previously inspired 2014 anime, 2020 Japanese live-action film


Meet Jashin-chan & Yurine in Dropkick on My Devil! Stage Play Trailer

February 28, 2021 11:02pm CST
As of today, there are still 140 tickets left unsold

My Androgynous Boyfriend Manga Gets Live-Action Series in April

posted on 2021-03-02 00:02 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga based on Tamekō’s manga stars Ai Yoshikawa, Rihito Itagaki


Live-Action Kakegurui Twins Series’ Trailer Previews Theme Song

posted on 2021-03-02 19:34 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Sōshi Sakiyama performs “Gyakkō” theme for March 26 Amazon Prime series

World Trigger Manga Gets Stage Play in November

posted on 2021-03-03 23:02 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Manga has currently airing 2nd TV anime season

The Rising of The Shield Hero’s Postponed Stage Play Newly Set for July 2021

March 05, 2021 6:05pm CST
All of the original cast members are confirmed to return

Live-Action Kakegurui Sequel Film’s Trailer Reveals Theme Song, Full Title, April 29 Opening

posted on 2021-03-08 00:30 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
milet performs theme song “checkmate” for Kakegurui: Zettai Zetsumei Russian Roulette film


Dynasty Warriors Chinese Live-Action Film’s Trailer Reveals April Debut

posted on 2021-03-08 14:00 EST by Alex Mateo
Film adapts KOEI Tecmo’s hack-and-slash game series based on classic Chinese novel

TOKIO Member Masahiro Matsuoka Stars in Tokyo Godfathers Stage Play

March 09, 2021 10:10pm CST
“As a true fan of this film, I really feel happy that this job has come down to me.”

Live-Action My Androgynous Boyfriend Series Casts Miki Mizuno, Renn Kiriyama

posted on 2021-03-10 00:32 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
2 new cast members join spring adaptation of Tamekō manga

Live-Action Dragon Zakura Sequel Show Casts Kanata Hosoda

posted on 2021-03-12 00:00 EST by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Hosoda plays Tokyo University student Kenta Hara in April series


A Sign of Affection Manga Gets Musical in June

posted on 2021-03-12 12:00 EST by Alex Mateo
Erika Toyohara, Takahisa Maeyama star in musical from June 4-13 in Tokyo


Boys Love Manga Junjo Romantica’s Stage Play Adaptation Finally Reveals Main Cast Visuals

March 12, 2021 7:54pm CST
Tickets will be available for pre-sale between March 13 and 22

Live-Action The Magic of Chocolate Film Casts Yui Okada

posted on 2021-03-15 02:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Okada plays student Nao Iida in summer film


Live-Action Mugen Shinshi Mystery Film Unveils Poster, May 22 Opening

posted on 2021-03-15 02:45 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film adapts “Doll Hell” story from 1984 version of historical manga


Live-Action Dragon Zakura Sequel Show Reveals 3 More Cast Members

posted on 2021-03-15 12:30 EDT by Alex Mateo
Sara Shida, Oji Suzuka, Seishiro Kato cast in April series


Live-Action My Androgynous Boyfriend Series Casts Oideyasu Oda

posted on 2021-03-15 18:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Oda joins adaptation of Tamekō manga premiering on April 1


Big Steins;Gate News Revealed as Revue Starlight Re Live Collaboration

March 15, 2021 11:32am CDT
iOS and Android game kicks off the event on March 17

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Sequel Film Begins Production

posted on 2021-03-16 02:19 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film opens in U.S. on April 8, 2022

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I can’t wait!!!

Hopefully Tails has a prominent role in it!

Live-Action ‘A Devil and Her Love Song’ Series Unveils Leads, June Debut

posted on 2021-03-17 00:42 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Nana Asakawa, Hiroki Iijima star in 8-episode Hulu show


Live-Action Dragon Zakura Sequel Show Casts Yurina Hirate

posted on 2021-03-17 11:10 EDT by Alex Mateo
Dragon Zakura Two premieres in April


Golden Kamuy Inspires Seishun Kamuy “Hypothetical Boy-Girl Youth Drama”

posted on 2021-03-17 15:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
TikTok influencer Naenano stars in short video series about teen couple bonding over the manga


Live-Action Dragon Zakura Sequel Show Casts Kaito Takahashi

posted on 2021-03-17 17:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Dragon Zakura Two premieres in April


Live-Action Kaguya-sama: Love is War Sequel Film Casts Hinatazaka46’s Yuka Kageyama

posted on 2021-03-17 23:32 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Idol plays student council treasurer Miko Iino in August 20 film

Live-Action Video Project Gundam Build Real Debuts on March 29

posted on 2021-03-18 01:10 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Psycho-Pass’ Katsuyuki Motohiro directs project featuring real-life Real Grade Gunpla kits


Baki Author Seeks World’s Strongest Martial Arts in TV Documentary

March 18, 2021 8:23am CDT
Keisuke Itagaki hosts a show that visits dojos teaching techniques such as Jeet Kune Do and Krav Maga


Live-Action Ride or Die Film’s Trailer Features Yui’s ‘Cherry’ Song, as Sung by Main Leads

posted on 2021-03-18 22:12 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film based on Ching Nakamura’s Gunjō yuri manga debuts on Netflix worldwide on April 15

Banana Fish Manga Gets 2-Part Stage Play

posted on 2021-03-19 00:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
1st part runs in Tokyo from June 10-20

Akira Saso’s Musicophilia Manga Gets Live-Action Film

posted on 2021-03-21 02:15 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Music-themed manga is 3rd themed work by Saso to get live-action film


WITH by IdolTimePripara Stage Play Plans A New Project

March 21, 2021 9:03pm CDT
DARK NIGHTMARE members will join the upcoming web anime “Idol Land Pripara”

Short Horror Film Featuring Animal Crossing: New Horizons Game Inspires Feature Film

posted on 2021-03-22 04:32 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Timur Bekmambetov to produce film under his production label Bazelevs

Live-Action Tokyo Revengers Film Rescheduled to July 9 After COVID-19 Delay

posted on 2021-03-23 00:26 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda


Honey Lemon Soda Live-action Film Releases Full Trailer Filled with Bittersweet Youth

March 23, 2021 7:21pm CDT
Raul: “It’s a new type of song that we’ve never done before, and I really like it!”


GREAT PRETENDER Gets Stage Play Starring Kis-My-Ft2 Member Toshiya Miyata

March 23, 2021 8:46pm CDT
The anime’s series composition writer Ryota Kosawa serves as supervisor


Live-Action Homunculus Film Streams 1st 2 Minutes With millennium parade Theme Song

posted on 2021-03-23 23:24 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Horror film starring Gou Ayano opens theatrically on April 2, also streams on Netflix

Netflix Contracts Toho Studio Facilities in Tokyo for Live-Action Yu Yu Hakusho Series

posted on 2021-03-24 11:50 EDT by Alex Mateo
1st production in multi-year contract for TOHO’s facilities


VIDEO: Learn All About Pulgasari, North Korea’s Attempt at a Godzilla-Sized Smash

March 24, 2021 1:00pm CDT
runchyroll dives into the wild history of the kaiju knockoff

Inio Asano’s A Girl on the Shore Manga Gets Live-Action Film

posted on 2021-03-26 01:10 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Ruka Ishikawa, Yuzu Aoki star in youth film


Ghost of Tsushima live-action Hollywood movie on the way, Japanese Twitter reacts

The U.S.-made PlayStation samurai epic starts a second life as a feature film.

Girls² Music Group’s Girl Gaku Anime Gets Live-Action Series

posted on 2021-03-28 04:14 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Girls² members reprise roles in summer show; Subaru Kimura collaborates with group for theme song


Skate-Leading Stars Gets Stage Play Adaptation in October 2021

March 28, 2021 7:10pm CDT
Kazuhito Yoneyama (Space Battleship Tiramisu) is attached to write and direct


Moriarty the Patriot Musical to Return with Its Third Arc in August 2021

March 28, 2021 11:50pm CDT
All of the main cast members will reprise their roles