Humble Bundle Offers “Spring 2021 Anime Season” Manga Bundle

In celebration of the Spring 2021 Anime Season Humble Bundle has once again partnered with Kodansha to offer a “pay what you want” digital manga bundle featuring titles such as EDEN’S ZERO, Shaman King and That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime.

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Japan’s “Gloomy the Naughty Grizzly” Anime Begins Streaming Next Month

Originally created by Mori Chack the characters Gloomy and his young owner Pity will star in a series of animated shorts next month in Japan as well as globally through social media platforms such as YouTubeTwitter, and Instagram.

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FUNimation to Offer 104 Day Trial for New Subscribers as part of PlayStation’s Play at Home Event in March

As part of PlayStation’s Play at Home event, a celebratory event that starts next month and sees Sony offer Ratchet & Clank (PS4) for free to PlayStation users in the wake of lockdown rules, FUNimation will offer a 104 Day Free Trial to their streaming platform for new subscribers. Read more of this post

POP! Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Pokemon on Pokemon Day with Back-To-Back Episodes on 27th February 2021

On the 27th February 2021 the Pokemon franchise will celebrate its 25th Anniversary and to commemorate the occasion the date is being known as Pokemon day. To help celebrate this anniversary to free-to-view TV channel POP! will be broadcasting Pokemon episodes back-to-back throughout the day from 9am GMT. Read more of this post

MVM To Release Kandagawa Jet Girls on Blu-Ray in May 2021 & CHIDORI RSC on Blu-Ray in April 2021

It’s been nearly two years since the anime series based upon Marvelous & HONEY PARADE Games Jet-Ski Racing Adventure game Kandagawa Jet Girls was announced for a UK Blu-Ray release and today, as part of MVM’s own “early bird” promotions, MVM Entertainment that it will be making its way to Blu-Ray in the UK on the 10th May 2021. In addition the distributor also confirmed plans to release CHIDORI RSC in April. Read more of this post

Santa Company: Manatsu no Merry Christmas to be Streamed on MyAnimeList this January

An animated film, known Santa Company: Manatsu no Merry Christmas, created to help combat the effect of Marine waste and to increase awareness of its dangers will be streamed worldwide on the 29th Janaury 2021 via MyAnimeList (MAL). Read more of this post

Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme 2021 To Include Animated Film “HELLO WORLD”

The Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme, a programme which would usually see a variety of Japanese produced films shown in selective cinemas across the UK, have recently announced that this years event will be held online, for FREE, between to the 19th February 2021 and 10th March 2021. In addition to the event moving digitally for 2021 the website has updated with a list of films that are expected to be shown, one of which is ITO Tomohiko’s animated feature-length film HELLO WORLD. Read more of this post

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba and Kuroko’s Basketball To Stream on Netflix UK this Month

Updated listings in the ‘coming soon’ section of the Netflix UK application have revealed that season one of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba and Kuroko’s Basketball will be coming to the subscription-based video on demand platform later this month. Read more of this post

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Now Available to Stream on FUNimation Now in the UK

FUNimation have recently announced that Ufotable’s anime adaption of Koyoharu Gotōge’s manga series, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, is now available to Stream on the FUNimation Now platform in the UK (as well as United States). Read more of this post

Spike Chunsoft Celebrates 10 Years of Danganronpa with New Merchandise Range

To celebrate Danganronpa’s 10th Anniversary Spike Chunsoft have announced plans to release a wide-variety of merchandise including a deluxe art book that contains rare design and development documents from past art books as well as entirely new materials from both games and anime. Read more of this post