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Internet Star LilyPichu InterviewsBelle Director Mamoru Hosoda

If you watched the newly released anime film Belle by Mamoru Hosoda, or read our recent review, you will love this news! On January 21, 2022, the filmmaker gave a surprise...
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Sabikui Bisco (Light Novel Review)

A humble pilgrim at a border checkpoint peruses a poster of notorious criminal Bisco Akaboshi, wanted for wreaking havoc throughout a post-apocalyptic Japan. When a guard interrogates the pilgrim about crossing the...

Ohayocon Talks About Their 2022 Return (Interview)

Anime conventions, following many cancelations due to the COVID-19 pandemic, started slowly returning in 2021. And as we head into 2022, one convention that is making its return is Ohayocon, a convention...
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Kyo and Tohru Make Appearance in New Fruits Basket – prelude – Trailer

The new trailer for the upcoming Fruits Basket - prelude - showed a surprising appearance of the main romantic relationship in the original award-winning shojo series, Fruits Basket. For those who don't know,...

Twitch Streamer “Disguised Toast” Banned After Streaming Death Note

Popular Twitch streamer Jeremy Wang, known as “Disguised Toast'' on the platform, was banned on January 10, 2022, while watching Death Note during a livestream. The ban prompted Wang to respond on...
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The Beauty and Poignance of Mamoru Hosoda’s Belle (Film Review)

Belle, the newest film by trailblazing anime director Mamoru Hosoda and Studio Chizu, is making waves around the world. First, it received a 14-minute standing ovation at the Cannes Film Festival. Now, it's being...
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Keiko Nobumoto Writer of Cowboy Bebop, Tokyo Godfathers Passes Away

Anime screenwriter Keiko Nobumoto has passed away. It was reported that Nobumoto passed on December 1 at the age of 57. The news was broken publicly by anime screenwriter and long time...
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Kageki Shojo!! Opera Girl (Anime Review)

Those who have an appreciation for musical theatre will find a lot to grasp onto with the musical-acting anime Kageki Shojo. It provides an insider look at the real behind-the-scenes of theatre...
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Chainsaw Man Anime and New Manga Details Revealed

The Jump Festa '22 event on Saturday revealed that the television anime adaptation of Tatsuki Fujimoto's Chainsaw Man manga will premiere in 2022. The event streamed a video that announced the news...
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Dr. STONE Season 3 Revealed, TV Special Announced

Jump Festa '22 revealed a lot of great news for anime fans this past weekend. And one of the announcements gave us more info on the latest installment of the incredibly anticipated...