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6 Overlooked Romance Anime Fans Should Rediscover

Fans are treated to great romance anime every year, but all of those choices lead to worthwhile series slipping through the cracks. A combination of strange stories, unique art styles, and bad timing have caused the modern romances to be undervalued by genre fans. Kokoro Connect Studio: Silver Link Genre: Drama / Romance / Supernatural Episodes: 13 + […]

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Romeo & Juliet Get a Rom-Com Makeover in ‘Kishuku Gakkou no Juliet’

The story of Romeo and Juliet has melted the hearts and tear ducts of fans for centuries. Who can resist a tragic forbidden love between the children of feuding families? Most anime fans are familiar with Romeo x Juliet, which adds a fantasy flair to the story. Now it’s time cozy up to Kishuku Gakkou no Juliet […]

11 Romance Manga That Desperately Need Anime Adaptations

There are loads of romance manga, but the ones that get anime adaptations tend to be fanservice-heavy shounen story or ones filled with misunderstandings and dense MCs. While those are great in small doses, we hope that romances with steady progression and honest couples will get the spotlight someday. Here is some great romance manga […]

‘Bungo Stray Dogs: Dead Apple’ Anime Movie Gets a Manga Adaptation

Kadokawa’s Young Ace Up revealed that mangaka Ganjii is adapting the Bungo Stray Dogs: Dead Apple anime movie into a manga. Serialization will begin on the Young Ace Up website on March 9th. 【新連載告知!】3月以降の新連載をご紹介します! 「文豪ストレイドッグス DEAD APPLE」「フェイト/育ステラ」「祖母の髪を切った日」「ヘテロゲニアリンギスティコ ~異種族言語学入門~」「異世界落語」「高貴に戦え!? せんじゅーし」の6本です٩( ‘ω’ )و — ヤングエースUP公式 (@youngace_up) February 28, 2018 Bungo Stray Dogs: Dead Apple is an original story written by Yoji Enokido in […]

A ‘Star Wars’ Princess Leia Manga is Being Produced by LINE

Star Wars has a huge and dedicated following in Japan – eagle-eyed viewers can also see the influence Akira Kurosawa had on George Lucas during the original trilogy’s production. That fandom is about to get a manga adaptation of Claudia Gray’s Leia, Princess of Alderaan young-adult novel. Haruichi is in charge of drawing the manga. LINE begins free […]

Yakuza & Psionic Girls Collide in Spring’s ‘Hinamatsuri’

The Yakuza and telekinetic-powered girls collide in the anime adaptation of Hinamatsuri. A live-streamed special revealed that Hinamatsuri will debut on April 6. Kei Oikawa (Outbreak Company / My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU TOO!) is directing the anime with scripts written by Keiichiro Ochi (Outbreak Compay / My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU TOO!). Katsura Matsubara will serve as the assistant director and Kanetoshi […]

Hit Yaoi Manga ‘Doukyusei -Classmates-‘ Gets a New Series

Asumiko Nakamura is continuing her hit Doukyusei -Classmates- series with an all-new sequel. Blanc is the latest entry in the yaoi series that follows the lives of Rihito Sajo and Hikaru Kusakabe. The sequel follows Kusakabe working to achieve his musical ambitions while Sajo is studying in university. Despite their close bond, the two live their lives separately. […]

Teenager Makes Manga Debut With a Age-Gap Romance Series

The newest big name in manga can come from the most unlikely places. Manga app Comico announced that’ll debut a series of high school mangaka Kishiwo, who won the 2016 National Student Championship manga contest. Their debut work is Namae no Nai Kyouri (Distance Without a Name), which is a romantic-drama between an emotionally scarred woman in […]

‘Masamune-kun’s Revenge’ Returns With New OAD Episode

Fans of clashing personalities and romantic “revenge” can rejoice because Masamune-kun’s Revenge is getting an original anime disc (OAD), which tends to be an all-new episode. 【アニメ情報!】待望の、政宗くんのリベンジ「新作アニメOAD」の制作が決定いたしました!今後の新規情報は「月刊Comic REX(一迅社)」「アニメHP」「アニメ公式ツイッター」等で随時お知らせしていきます。お楽しみに!#MASAM_A — TVアニメ「政宗くんのリベンジ」公式 (@masamune_tv) February 24, 2018 Ichijinsha’ Comic Rex made the announcement on the official Masamune-kun’s Revenge anime Twitter account. More details on the OAD will be revealed in March. Writer Hazuki […]

Zipcy’s ‘TOUCH’ Illustrations Showcase the Ideal Sensual Romance

Warm embraces, loving gazes, and delicate touches populate the sensual illustrations by Zipcy.   The South Korean peppers her ‘TOUCH’ line of illustrations with moments inspired by her own relationship with her husband.   Zipcy succeeds in translating the intimate stage of love and recreates the feeling of touching in her softly-lit illustrations.   And some […]