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Here are five franchises we would love to see an animated feature of.

5 Film Properties That Can Go The Animation Route

Animated films should be made more often. I don't mean Pixar/Disney stuff, of things like Trolls World Tour or Minions. I mean PG-13/R rated animation of properties that are traditionally in the live-action space. DC Comics has found great success with its line of straight to home animated films, something they have actually beaten Marvel […]

Why Hayao Miyazaki Gave Netflix Rights to Stream Studio Ghibli Films

Why Hayao Miyazaki Gave Netflix Rights to Stream Studio Ghibli Films

When it comes to stalwarts of animation, one of the pioneering figures is Hayao Miyazaki. His anime films in Studio Ghibli are still largely hand-drawn. The studio has a reputation for taking its time to release projects. When they do, most become cinematic masterpieces. Fiercely protective of his work, Miyazaki had a love-hate relationship in […]

What We're Excited to See in "Digimon: Last Evolution Kizuna"

"Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna" Gets a US Release Date

Digimon fans are in for a treat, with Toei Animation and Fathom Events announcing that the US Digimon lovers will receive an opportunity to witness the epic event in theaters very soon. The announcement was shared on Wednesday, explaining that Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna will be screened for US audiences with a limited release […]




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"Aggretsuko" Season 2 Dials Up Retsuko's Death Metal-Loving Life to 11 [TRAILER]

This week, Netflix unleashed the second-season trailer for Aggretsuko upon an unsuspecting streaming society – and from what you are about to see for yourselves in the video below, things are really starting to heat up (sometimes, literally) in the life of our Death Metal Karaoke-loving red panda: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2xZ8pLRTJUAVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is […]

Netflix Announces Premiere Date for Aggretsuko Season 2

'Aggretsuko' Season 2: Anime Favorite Gets Netflix Premiere Date, New Images

Netflix teased, then spilled the premiere date for the second season of cult funny animal anime Aggretsuko. – and gave fans some new images to celebrate the occasion. Aggretsuko is a young red panda who works a stressful, demeaning job as an office lady. Her boss is literally a sexist pig. Her superiors and co-workers […]

Twitch Prime Teaming Up with Crunchyroll for New Loot

Twitch Prime Teaming Up with Crunchyroll for New Loot

Crunchyroll is joining forces with the folks at Twitch Prime to add the first-ever non game related loot perk for Twitch members! If you've been looking at checking out Crunchyroll Premium and you're already an Amazon Prime member, you can get a free month of awesome anime, just because you're amazing. Why do I bring […]


'Cowboy Bebop': Did Live-Action Series Producers Forget Faye Valentine was Chinese?

Netflix announced the main cast of their live-action remake of Cowboy Bebop on Thursday, and many sites and pundits sighed with relief that they didn't "whitewash" the whole cast, going for diverse and color-blind choices: John Cho playing Spike Spiegel, Mustafar Shakir playing Jet, Daniella Pineda playing Faye Valentine, and Alex Russell playing Spike's friend-turned-nemesis […]


'One-Punch Man' Season 2: Does Saitama Have a "Batman" Problem? [TRAILER]

I would usually start off an article like this with, "Can you believe it's been four years already…," but fans of insanely popular anime One-Punch Man have felt every single day of their wait. Oh, trust us… they know. But good news is on the horizon, with the second-season adventures of detatched do-gooder Saitama set […]

'My Hero Academia' Season 2: Deku's Lessons Get All Too Real [SPOILER REVIEW]

Aaaaand we are back! This time, we are treated to a second-season of My Hero Academia with 25 episodes of pure PLUS ULTRA goodness. Season 1 (check out our thoughts on the freshman season here) introduced our heroes, instructors, and Class 1-A at the U.A. (the most prestigious academy for young heroes in training). While […]


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Netflix Announces New 2020 Anime Series, 'Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045'

Netflix has announced a new Ghost in the Shell anime series that will premiere on the streaming service in 2020. Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045  will be produced by the series' regular production company Production I.G. It will be directed by Kenji Kamiyama, who had directed the previous two seasons of Ghost in the Shell: […]

In April, 'One-Punch Man' Heads to Hulu for Season 2… If He Feels Like It [VIDEO]

Viz Media has announced that the second season of popular anime One-Punch Man will premiere on April 9th on Hulu in the United States, with new episodes of the returning series debuting on the streaming service less than 24 hours after its original broadcast on Japanese television. Viz wasn't going to disappoint fans with just […]

'Ultraman': Legendary Kaiju Fighter Gets New Netflix Series Trailer

Netflix has released a new trailer for the new animated version of Ultraman, an adaptation of the manga series by Tomohiro Shimoguchi and Eiichi Shimizu, which was a direct sequel to the original live action TV series from the 1960s. In the original story, Ultraman is an alien, a "giant of light" who comes to […]

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FunimationNow Introduces New 3-Tiered Membership System: What You Need to Know

Members of FunimationNow will have some choices to make come April 10, because that's when Funimation's streaming service rolls out its new tiered membership programs – replacing the current subscription program and add-on options. Starting in April, subscribers can choose from three membership tiers: Premium, Premium Plus, and Premium Plus Ultra (new tiers will be available in […]