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Karada Sagashi Horror Manga Gets Live-Action Film Starring Kanna Hashimoto

posted on 2021-08-26 20:57 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Assassination Classroom’s Eiichirō Hasumi helms 2022 film

Total Number of Audiences for The Prince of Tennis Musicals Surpasses Three Million

August 27, 2021 9:35pm CDT
One of the most successful 2.5D shows was launched in 2013

Kikai Sentai Zenkaiger TV Series Replaces Tatsuhisa Suzuki as Gege’s Voice

posted on 2021-08-29 09:53 EDT by Egan Loo
Masaya Fukunishi voices bird robot role as of Sunday’s episode 25 due to Suzuki’s hiatus

Live-Action Will I Be Single Forever? Film Reveals 9 More Cast Members

posted on 2021-08-30 02:05 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Miwako Ichikawa, Sayuri Matsumura, Takashi Fujii, more join cast for film opening on November 19


anohana Stage Event Reveals the Characters’ Fates 10 Years Later

posted on 2021-08-30 12:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy


Daiju Yanauchi’s Gunkan Shonen Manga Gets Live-action Film Adaptation in December 2021

August 30, 2021 8:10pm CDT
Director Yuki Saito: “This is a story of a family’s rebirth.”

Live-Action A3! Spring & Summer Film’s Trailer Streamed

posted on 2021-08-31 02:19 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
1st film in 2-part series based on franchise’s stage plays debuts in December


Live-Action Kinnikuman: The Lost Legend Series Casts Manga Creator Duo Yudetamago

posted on 2021-08-31 23:40 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Hayato Isomura, Yoshihiko Hakamada, more also cast in series premiering on October 8

Romeo and the Black Brothers Anime Gets Musical in 2022

posted on 2021-09-01 14:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Hideyuki Nishimori directs musical running from March 30-April 3


Sazae-san Anime Gets New Sequel Stage Play in 2022

posted on 2021-09-01 16:50 EDT by Alex Mateo
Stage play runs from January 29-February 13 in Tokyo

Live-Action Dōse Mō Nigerarenai Series Adds 3 Cast Members

posted on 2021-09-02 02:56 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Kōdai Asaka, Takuya Kusakawa, Nicole Ishida join September 16 workplace romance


Live-Action My Love Mix-Up! Series Adds 5 Cast Members

posted on 2021-09-02 07:00 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Riko Fukumoto, Jin Suzuki, more join cast of October series

D.C.III ~Da Capo III~ Visual Novel Gets Stage Play in November

posted on 2021-09-03 00:46 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
3rd game in long-running visual novel series also inspired 2013 TV anime


New Hetalia Musical Reveals Title, Cast Members in Costume, December 16 Opening

posted on 2021-09-03 12:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Musical runs in Osaka from December 16-19, Tokyo from December 23-31

Our reporter breaks her Takarazuka virginity with an all-female performance of City Hunter

Battling first-timer nerves, we take a seat at the renowned Takarazuka theater.

Fist of the North Star Musical Adds 5 Cast Members

posted on 2021-09-06 17:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Musical debuts this December


Live-Action Radiation House Season 2 Casts Masahiro Takashima

posted on 2021-09-06 19:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Takashima plays new hospital director Masato Haijima in 2nd season premiering October

The Caligula Effect: Overdose Stage Play Production Canceled Due to COVID-19

posted on 2021-09-07 02:32 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
FuRyu announced stage play last year


Live-Action Oshaie Sommelier Oshako Show Gets 2nd Season

posted on 2021-09-07 11:00 EDT by Alex Mateo
Ryōsuke Sota, Tsubasa Imai join cast for season premiering on October 8

Sumire Uesaka, Yoshihiko Aramaki, Takashi Fujii Star in Gegege no Kitaro Stage Play

posted on 2021-09-08 03:41 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Play to run in Tokyo in July-August 2022

Live-Action I Want to Hold Aono-kun So Badly I Could Die Show Casts Hikaru Takahashi

posted on 2021-09-09 22:27 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Takahashi plays protagonist Yuri Kariya in spring 2022 horror comedy

English-Language Websites Launched For Fate/Grand Order THE STAGE Plays

September 10, 2021 5:51pm CDT
Sites list staff and cast in English along with plot information

Live-Action Tsumari Sukitte Iitain dakedo Series Adds 3 Cast Members

posted on 2021-09-11 09:15 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Masahiko Nishimura, Eriko Satō, Shuntarō Miyao join October series


ANN Review - Gridman - The Hyper Agent Complete Series Blu-ray

by Christopher Farris, Sep 11th 2021

Live-Action Hakuōki Series Reveals Visual, 7 More Cast Members

posted on 2021-09-12 04:45 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
10-episode series premieres in January 2022

Fist of the North Star Musical Casts Singers May’n, Ayaka Hirahara as Yuria

posted on 2021-09-13 02:16 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Musical debuts this December

Live-Action A3! Spring & Summer Film’s Trailer Announces December 3 Opening

posted on 2021-09-14 10:06 EDT by Alex Mateo
Poster visual also unveiled

Record of Ragnarok Series Gets Stage Play

posted on 2021-09-15 15:10 EDT by Alex Mateo
Stage play runs in Tokyo from November 27-December 5

Live-Action Musicophilia Film’s Trailer Reveals November 19 Opening

posted on 2021-09-16 00:03 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film based on Akira Saso manga stars Kai Inowaki, Honoka Matsumoto, Ikusaburō Yamazaki


Live-Action ‘Will I Be Single Forever?’ Film’s Teaser Highlights 4 Women’s Pursuit of Happiness

posted on 2021-09-16 23:01 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Film of Mari Okazaki’s manga opens on November 19