Anime, Anime Announcements, Anime Movies, Modest Heroes, News, Staff, Studio Ponoc, Summer 2018

Studio Ponoc Reveals Short Film Anthology by Ghibli Veterans

Studio Ponoc has been causing a buzz ever since their founding in 2015 by Studio Ghibli veterans. Their first project, Mary and the Witch’s Flower, was a hit in Japan and showed the staff can produce “Ghibli magic” under a different banner. They are looking to continue the trend with Ponoc Short Films Theater. The project is an […]


Anime, Anime Production News, Attack on Titan, News, Staff, Summer 2018

‘Attack on Titan’ Creator Hopes Season 3 Will Erase Story “Regrets”

Like many fans, Attack on Titan creator Hajime Isayame is looking forward to the third season. However, his reasons are different than those of his readers. “After writing volume 12, in the period between 13 and 16 was when I felt the most disappointed with my work,” Hajime said in an interview. “Hopefully, now that season 3 […]


‘My Hero Academia’ to Show All-Might’s Prime This August

A stage presentation at AnimeJapan 2018 revealed new tantalizing details on My Hero Academia THE MOVIE: The Two Heroes, which will open in Japanese theaters on August 3rd. 💥新ビジュアル公開💥遂にベールを脱いだ『僕のヒーローアカデミア THE MOVIE ~2人の英雄(ヒーロー)~』第2弾ビジュアルが解禁✨ 「#ヒロアカ」初の“海外”を舞台に、デク、爆豪、お茶子、飯田、轟らお馴染みA組メンバーに加え、これまで描かれなかった“若き日のオールマイト”の姿を初公開‼ pic.twitter.com/L6LjWujxAM — 『僕のヒーローアカデミア THE MOVIE 〜2人の英雄〜』公式 (@heroaca_movie) March 25, 2018 The Two Heroes is an original story that takes place during the upcoming […]

‘Non Non Biyori Vacation’ Anime Movie Hits Okinawa’s Beaches This August

Renge and her friends are prepping for a summer getaway to Okinawa in the upcoming Non Non Biyori Vacation anime movie. The movie is an adaptation of the manga’s “Okinawa Trip Arc,” which features the cast leaving the quiet countryside for a short vacation at in Okinawa. Non Non Biyori Vacation will open in Japanese theaters on August […]

July’s Comedy ‘Jashin-chan Dropkick’ Showcases Opening Song

A new music video has been released for Jashin-chan Dropkick (Dropkick on My Devil!), which reveals the anime’s opening song. “Ano Ko ni Dropkick” is performed by a unit consisting of the anime’s main voice actresses. It’s also revealed that Jashin-chan Dropkick will debut this July. The comedy series follows Yurine, a college student with a taste for gothic-lolita […]

A Moe Yandere Leads a Murderous Life in ‘Happy Sugar Life’

Get ready for massive deception, because Happy Sugar Life is coming this July. Despite the cute art and fluffy title, it’s a horror series starring a murderous yandere. The story follows the beautiful Satou Matsuzaka, who is struggling to find true love despite being popular boys. However, her life changes after meeting a mysterious younger girl named Shio. […]