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First Volume of ‘Powell and Printer’ Released From Author of ‘Spice and Wolf’

Isuna Hasekura, author of the popular Spice and Wolf series, recently revealed the first volume in the beginning of a new economics-based light novel series under the title Powell and…

Anime Expo VR Chat Meetup Has Attendees Waiting for Hours in Virtual Lines

A virtual meetup for online Anime Expo attendees encountered difficulties earlier today when large numbers of users overloaded the convention’s capacity. Prospective attendees found themselves queuing for hours in virtual…

Anime Expo Lite Tests New Body Odor Livestreaming Technology

Fans participating in Anime Expo Lite, a virtual livestream event that has replaced Anime Expo this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will be treated to a new immersive streaming…

New Anime Season to Feature ‘Zoom Academia’

Studio Trigger has announced the series Zoom Academia for the summer anime season according to a press release. The series will focus on the wacky hijinks and romance in a…

HIDIVE to End Streaming Service, Move to Facebook

To the surprise of its subscribers, HIDIVE has announced that it plans to completely shut down its anime streaming service within a month. HIDIVE’s current catalog of shows and its…

Coronavirus Blamed for Cancellation of ‘Haruhi’ Season 3

TOKYO, Japan — Animation studio Satelight has announced that the third season of The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya has been cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak, according to a recent…

‘My Next Life in 2020: All Routes Lead to Doom!’ Series Arriving Later This Year

Studio Silver Link has announced that a new anime series titled My Next Life in 2020: All Routes Lead to Doom! will be premiering later this year. The story revolves…

‘Domino’s App feat. Hatsune Miku’ Coming to Nintendo Switch

Domino’s Pizza Japan and Crypton Future Media have revealed that Domino’s App feat. Hatsune Miku will soon be coming to Nintendo Switch as a downloadable title. The original app was…

2020 Continues Trend of Decline with Announcement of ‘Eromanga Sensei’ Season 2

Aniplex and A-1 Pictures have announced that a second season of the series Eromanga Sensei in the works. The new episodes are expected to air during the fall 2020 season…

Miura Asserts That Latest ‘Berserk’ Hiatus Not Caused by COVID-19

Kentaro Miura, the mangaka behind popular series Berserk, has confirmed that all possible delays in the series’ release schedule are directly linked to COVID-19 and not to any other obstruction…