Fullmetal Alchemist creator Hiromu Arakawa shares new art for live-action FMA movie sequel

Edward Elric, Alphonse Elric, Winry Rockbell, Roy Mustang, Riza Hawkeye, and Maes Hughes – Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood

The creator of the popular series, Fullmetal Alchemist, brings fans an original art poster for the upcoming live-action sequel. The Fullmetal Alchemist Creator, Hiromu Arakawa, shares this original art ahead of the premiere of the upcoming live-action films. The Avenging Scar is a sequel film that will continue the Elric brothers’ trip. The brothers are … Read more

Netflix’s Bubble movie interview: Attack On Titan director Tetsuro Araki talks Zen parkour and more

Uta and Hibiki from film Bubble

Bubble, the latest addition to Netflix’s collection of anime feature films, is the product of some impressive talent. It’s directed by Tetsuro Araki of Attack on Titan fame, who was recently interviewed by Anime News Network about Bubble. Tetsuro’s interview questions and answers ,will be revealed throughout this article and you can watch the video … Read more

Violet Evergarden 2022 anime collab decorates Kyoto Garden Museum Hiei with A Story of Flowers and Letters

Violet evergarden face in movie. Violet to also appear in Kyoto Garden Museum Hiei

From May 3 to July 10, 2022, Kyoto’s Garden Museum Hiei will conduct a collaboration exhibition with Kyoto Animation’s Violet Evergarden anime series, titled “A Story of Flowers and Letters.” This is the first time an anime series and a Japanese outdoor recreation facility have collaborated. The press release writes, “Garden Museum Hiei, a garden … Read more

Murdoch Swan has Anya Forger crying in Spy X Family Episode 4: Is he the best anime villain of 2022?

Anya Forger crying

Anya Forger has won the hearts of the anime community who are dubbing her “best daughter”. Anya, formerly known as Test Subject 007, is a telepath or “esper” whose abilities were created in an experiment conducted by an evil organization. Due to Anya’s young age she is very impressionable. There are moments when she starts … Read more

Crunchyroll adds Google as strategic technology partner to accelerate the global growth of anime

Hime and Crunchyroll and Google

On April 25, 2022 Google and Crunchyroll, the world’s leading anime and manga streaming service, announced a new, multi-year strategic partnership to accelerate and support Crunchyroll’s global scale anime-related ambitions. This announcement came at the same time Google unveiled improved CDN tools for streaming media, which apparently Crunchyroll will be incorporating. This alliance will build … Read more

Is Studio Colorido the next Studio Ghibli? 10th-anniversary festival celebrates online on YouTube in May 2022

Netflix and Studio Colorido collab

Is Studio Colorido the next Studio Ghibli? Animation Studio Colorido has just signed a multi-year deal with Neflix to co-produce three anime films. The first one, Drifting Home (Ame Wo Tsugeru Hyouryuu Danchi), premiers on September 16, 2022. It will be produced by Twin Engine. Fans of Penguin Highway, Burn the Witch and A Whisker … Read more

Top 10 anime OP music of Spring 2022: Opening songs from YouTubers like PelleK and Nasuo to Jrock bands like MADKID and QUEENDOM

Screencap from MADKID's music video for Bring Back

The Spring 2022 anime season has managed to bring us a great selection of opening theme songs that are great in their uniqueness. There are Jrock songs mixed with rapping and even heavy metal, grunge rock songs, Jpop songs that are fun and catchy, and some songs that are so jazzy they have us remembering … Read more