GIBIATE interview with Ryo Aoki: 2020 anime brings Yoshitaka Amano (Final Fantasy, Vampire Hunter D) and Naoki Serizawa (Resident Evil/Biohazard) together for one project [Anime Expo 2019]

Sensui Kanzaki, Kathleen, and Kenroku Sanada of GIBIATE

Expo 2019’s closing ceremony finished by shocking fans with the announcement of the GIBIATE Project. Described as the “ultimate survival action” anime, the new TV series brings together Yoshitaka Amano (Final Fantasy, Vampire Hunter D) for Character Design, Naoki Serizawa (Resident Evil/Biohazard manga) for Monster Designer, and Yuzo Koshiro (Ys and Act Raisor) as Sound … Read more

Interview: Fire Force (Enen no Shouboutai) manga’s ending, Shinra’s character design, and anime discussed by series creator Atsushi Okubo [Anime Expo 2019]

Shinra in Fire Force

The Fire Force anime lit up audiences at Anime Expo 2019 during its premiere. Already, fans are enjoying the first several episodes of Enen no Shouboutai on streaming sites worldwide, but the story of Shinra Kusakabe has a ways to go based on the source material. The story for the Fire Force anime is based … Read more

Human Lost (Ningen Shikaku) anime movie interview with director Fuminori Kizaki and Taku Takahashi of M-Flo fame [Anime Expo 2019]

Human Lost anime movie poster

The Human Lost anime movie (Ningen Shikaku in Japanese) was one of several major movies and TV shows that premiered at Anime Expo this year. But Human Lost has the distinction of being the only new work that is based on classical Japanese literature. The anime is celebrating the 110th birthday of writer Osamu Dazai, … Read more

Castlevania Season 3 release date, story discussed by Adi Shankar in new interview — Castlevania: Curse Of Darkness game to be the basis for Netflix anime sequel? [Spoilers]

Hector, who will appear in Castlevania Season 3

[Updated November 1, 2018] Netflix releases PR statement confirming Castlevania Season 3. The story for Netflix’s Castlevania Season 3 is already known according to showrunner Adi Shankar. What’s more, voice actor Richard Armitage, who plays the role of Trevor Belmont, claims that voice recording for Castlevania Season 3 already started during the summer. Back in … Read more