Crunchyroll, Inc., the leading global destination and platform for anime and manga, announced Yuri!!! on ICE as the winner of The Anime of the Year Award on Saturday, Jan. 28. The most prestigious honor of Crunchyroll’s inaugural Anime Awards was revealed live in front of more than 400 anime influencers, industry experts, and fans at… Read More Yuri!!! on ICE Wins Anime of the Year in Crunchyroll’s First-Ever Anime Awards
Takehiko Inoue’s “Slam Dunk” is one of Japan’s most popular manga, spawning four films and numerous video games. To date, more than 157 million copies of this 31-volume series have sold worldwide. Written when Inoue was a rookie, and first serialized in Shonen Jump from 1990 to ’96, the manga won a Shogakukan Manga Award… Read More ‘Slam Dunk’: Japan’s greatest sports manga?
Naruto is back and bigger than ever, well technically, his son his. Last Friday, it was announced that the spin off manga series, Boruto: Naruto Next Generations will launch in print and digitally on April 4. Along with this awesome announcement of the manga being released, Viz Media also announced that Boruto:Naruto the Movie will… Read More Naruto Spin-Off Manga Coming To The U.S.
Mazinger Z is certainly one of the most popular manga-turned-anime series of all time. It was first serialized in Shonen Jump in October 1972 and even today many manga fans are still hooked on the series. With the 45th year anniversary of Mazinger Z coming up, fans will be delighted to hear that there… Read More Mazinger Z set to get movie adaptation after 45 years
Marvel has just released a new trailer hyping up the Inhumans vs. X-Men event series to their YouTube page off the heels of the release of issue #3.… Read More Marvel Releases New Trailer For Inhumans Vs. X-Men
We might see some newer Spider-Man storylines on Disney XD’s new cartoon adaptation premiering later this year.… Read More Marvel Teases Future Spider-Man Animation Projects
BORUTO: Naruto Next Generations, the anime sequel to Naruto Shippuden, premieres April 2017. The ninth issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump 2017 magazine (scan below_ reveals that the Boruto: Naruto Next Generations anime begins with an original story. It was previously announced the anime will be an adaptation of the official Boruto manga, which is published monthly in… Read More Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Anime Gets Visual & Teaser
Nope, this is not a joke. His dad is named Akira Toriyama and must be very proud. He’s 5’8″, had a monkey tail as a child and has fought off some of the universe’s biggest threats.… Read More Dragon Ball Z’s Goku Is An Ambassador Of The 2020 Tokyo Olympics
On June 24, 2016, after 39 months, a new volume (38) of Kentarō Miura’s Berserk manga was released in Japan. It’s going to be a pretty close period between America releases, as, for the first time since the November 20, 2013 release of volume 37, Dark Horse has a new volume scheduled. Discussing the release, now available for… Read More Dark Horse Schedules First New “Berserk” Manga Release In Over Three Years
This Magazine Kills Fascists looks at times that comic books and superheroes have dealt with tyrannical, corrupt and outright fascist world leaders — not because we think we can find a solution, but because art can provide inspiration in the face of oppression.This week, like a lot of people, we’re in the mood to punch… Read More This Magazine Kills Fascists: Punching Nazis In ‘DC Comics: Bombshells’
I get what you’re saying, but the real problem is that Marvel was the one thinking about it in “real-world” terms. Had Ulysses’ visions been contained to preventing giant natural disasters like Galactus (and yes, although he is a big dude who wears purple, he has no more intent to do evil than an earthquake… Read More How Civil War II Turned Captain Marvel Into a Supervillain
Comic Con India proudly announced the launch of the country’s premier cosplay championship ‘Alto Indian Championship of Cosplay’. It is a premier cosplay competition, aimed to bring together the best in the community to compete against each other for the chance to represent India on an International level. … Read More Comic Con India Announces Launch of Premier ‘Alto Indian Championship of Cosplay’