Tencent Wants To Target Japanese Anime And Manga To Bolster Its Portfolio, Says Reports

As of recent, two websites have received word from multiple Tencent employees discussing how the Chinese mega-conglomerate wants to target Japanese anime and manga to bolster its portfolio in the foreseeable future. Continue reading “Tencent Wants To Target Japanese Anime And Manga To Bolster Its Portfolio, Says Reports”

Danmachi Season 3 Delayed To October, 2020 Due To Coronavirus

Danmachi Season 3 Delayed

The coronavirus has been hitting all manner of anime with serious delays, from the comedies to the action genre, and from romance to the dramas, along with everything else in between, such as the third season anime adaptation of Fujino Omori’s Is It Wrong To Try To Pick Up Girls In A Dungeon?, also known as Danmachi for short. Continue reading “Danmachi Season 3 Delayed To October, 2020 Due To Coronavirus”

Japan Sinks: 2020 Anime Is About An Earthquake That Destroys Japan

Japan Sinks 2020

Leave it to Netflix to grab an anime adaptation based on Sakyo Komatsu’s 1973 novel about Japan basically sinking into the ocean after major catastrophic earthquakes breaks the nation up to its core, literally. Continue reading “Japan Sinks: 2020 Anime Is About An Earthquake That Destroys Japan”

That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime Second Season Delayed To 2021 Due To Coronavirus

Slime Diaries Delayed

8-Bit’s The Slime Diaries: That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime is a spin-off anime that’s based on the popular manga. However, it was originally scheduled to premiere in January of 2021 next year, but is now being postponed to April, 2021 during the spring… all because of Mistress Corona-chan. Continue reading “That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime Second Season Delayed To 2021 Due To Coronavirus”

Anime Directors Show Support For Hong Kong Protestors

Japan Anime

Two anime directors have come forward to air their public support for the Hong Kong protestors and their fight for freedom against the CCP. They decided to show their solidarity for those fighting for freedom by sending encouraging messages to said freedom fighters via social media. Continue reading “Anime Directors Show Support For Hong Kong Protestors”

Higurashi When They Cry Anime Delayed Due To Coronavirus

Higurashi When They Cry

The anime adaptation of 07th Expansion’s popular visual novel, Higurashi When They Cry, has had its release delayed due to the ever-invasive presence of Mistress Corona-chan. There’s currently no new release date set but the production committee will keep fans abreast of the news as soon as new information is made available. Continue reading “Higurashi When They Cry Anime Delayed Due To Coronavirus”

We Never Learn!: Bokuben Anime Subs Co-opted With Identity Politics

Bokuben

Identity politics doesn’t just move in one direction, it involves a myriad of beliefs and principles. When exercised within their own domain most people don’t mind and don’t care. When taken outside of their political domain and placed inside the circle of media entertainment, it becomes distracting and obtrusive. Well, Bokutachi wa Benkyou ga Dekinai!, known in English as We Never Learn!: Bokuben, is yet another victim of identity politics, this time exercised by the Sony-owned outfit, Aniplex. Continue reading “We Never Learn!: Bokuben Anime Subs Co-opted With Identity Politics”

Gal And Dinosaur Episodes Postponed Due To Coronavirus

Gal and Dinosaurs

Another anime has struck by the deadly kiss of Mistress Corona-chan, this time it’s Gal & Dino, also known as Gal to Kyouryuu, the Space Neko Company’s production that’s based on the popular manga series. Continue reading “Gal And Dinosaur Episodes Postponed Due To Coronavirus”

The Quintessential Quintuplets Second Season Delayed Due Jan, 2021 Due To Coronavirus

The Quintessential Quintuplets

The second season for the anime The Quintessential Quintuplets was originally scheduled to take place in October of 2020, but it has been postponed all the way to January, 2021 due to the coronavirus affecting the production schedule for the show. Continue reading “The Quintessential Quintuplets Second Season Delayed Due Jan, 2021 Due To Coronavirus”

How Not To Summon A Demon Lord Free Episodes Banned From YouTube

How not To Summon A Demon Lord Banned

Some companies are nice. They actually care about the fans. They actually care about producing engaging content. They also care about spreading the word and growing their audience. The production committee behind the anime adaptation of How Not To Summon A Demon Lord fits the bill for the aforementioned description of companies caring about their audience. They wanted to raise awareness for the show and help build hype for the second season by giving the entire first season away for free on YouTube. YouTube, however, would have none of it. Continue reading “How Not To Summon A Demon Lord Free Episodes Banned From YouTube”

The Irregular At Magic High School: Visitor Arc Second Season Delayed Due To Coronavirus

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei Coronavirus Delay

8bit’s The Irregular At Magic High School: Visitor Arc, also known as Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei: Raihousha-hen, had its second season postponed to October due to the coronavirus disrupting the production of the show. Continue reading “The Irregular At Magic High School: Visitor Arc Second Season Delayed Due To Coronavirus”

Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Indefinitely Delayed Due To Coronavirus

Buroto Coronavirus

TV Tokyo and Pierrot’s Boruto: Naruto Next Generations is the latest victim of Corona-chan. Her wily charms have proven to be inescapable for even the most popular of anime, including the next generation of Naruto. Continue reading “Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Indefinitely Delayed Due To Coronavirus”

One Piece, Digimon Adventure Episodes Suspended Due To Coronavirus

Toei Coronavirus

Toei Animation announced that new episodes of One Piece and Digimon Adventure have been suspended due to the coronavirus. This means that new episodes will not be coming out due to the staff at the production studios being under quarantine, and thus work being halted on future content. Continue reading “One Piece, Digimon Adventure Episodes Suspended Due To Coronavirus”