Evangelion 3.0 becomes Hideaki Anno’s most successful film!

A new figure highlights that Evangelion is and will always be the franchise with which Hideaki Anno will always be remembered, since the last film in the Rebuild of Evangelion saga is now known as the most successful film by the Japanese director. At the end of Golden Week it was reported that Evangelion: 3.0 + 1.0 Thrice Upon a…

Kakushigoto reveals release date for feature film in a brand-new trailer

“Kakushigoto: My Dad’s Secret Ambition” was released in the past year as a single season, thus encompassing a story that quickly became not only one of the best slice-of-life shows of the year, but also one of the best productions as such . Thus, many were left wanting more content about this story, and now we discover that…

Demon Slayer: Mugen Train wins ‘Animation of the Year’ at Japan Academy Film Prizes

The 44th Japan Academy Film Prizes ceremony was held in Tokyo on March 19, 2021. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train was selected for the Animation of the Year award. The movie is based on the popular manga by Koyoharu Gotouge, and directed by Haruo Sotozaki.     Its box office revenue…

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Studio Ghibli’s ‘Spirited Away’ To Get Stage Production

Hayao Miyazaki’s Spirited Away (Sen To Chihiro No Kamikakushi) is getting a stage production. It will premiere its stage production in Tokyo in 2022. This will be followed by a tour through Japan—Osaka (April 2022), Fukuoka (May 2022), Sapporo (June 2022), and Nagoya (June, July 2022). Toho’s Imperial Theatre is where it will be presented. This…

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Mamoru Hosuda’s ‘Belle’ reveals teaser and poster

Mamoru Hosuda’s upcoming movie Belle (Ryū to Sobakasu no Hime, or “The Princess of Dragons and Freckles”) has released a teaser trailer and poster on Thursday. They were posted by the animation studio Studio Chizu, and will mark the tenth anniversary of Hosuda’s studio. The movie is slated for a summer 2021 release. Hosuda, who is…

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Detective Conan: Scarlet Bullet to Get Simultaneous Release in 22 Countries, Regions

The official website revealed that the latest movie of the popular anime series Detective Conan, titled Detective Conan: Scarlet Bullet, will be released worldwide on April 16th, 2021. Until now, it was released in other countries several months after its release in Japan. But the Scarlet Bullet movie will be released simultaneously in the following…

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Studio Ghibli’s ‘Porco Rosso’ Voice Actor Passes Away at 86

Japanese actor and voice actor Shuichiro Moriyama, best known as the voice of Porco Rosso in the Studio Ghibli movie Porco Rosso, passed away at a hospital in Saitama Prefecture at 9:10 pm on the 8th due to pneumonia. He was 86 years old. A private family service will be held for him. Moriyama was born…