‘Mad Bull 34’ Blamed for Rise in Police Brutality Incidents

Reports are coming from all around the United States from activists claiming that the popular OVA “Mad Bull 34” is at least partly responsible for recent cases of police brutality….

Michael Bay to Direct New Gundam Anime

Sunrise announced Monday that American film director Michael Bay will be co-directing their recently-announced Gundam project Mobile Suit Gundam: Tekketsu no Orphans alongside anime veteran Tatsuyuki Nagai. In a press…

‘Shoukugeki no Soma’ Linked With Eating Disorders

Since the airing of Shokugeki no Soma, an anime that has largely replaced Food Network, viewers have found themselves with diagnosed with eating disorders, including binge eating and anorexia. “It was merely…

‘One Piece’ Manga To Continue For 300 More Years

Last year, several popular publications quoted Eiichiro Oda stating that he was prepared to offer ten more years of material. Anime Maru staff recently sat down with Oda-san to discuss the…

‘Evangelion 3.0+1.0’ Delayed Until Actual Third Impact

Studio Khara today announced that the long-awaited release of the confusingly-titled Rebuild of Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 would be delayed until Third Impact, an event in which the collective souls of humankind…

Gonzo Rebuilds Office Entirely in CGI

TOKYO, Japan – Renovations on Gonzo’s new studio were recently completed just in time for the release of their latest series, Sore ga Seiyuu, or for the non-otaku that happened to…

Kentaro Miura Dies for the Third Time This Month

  So soon after the video game world was rocked by news of the death of beloved Nintendo CEO, Satoru Iwata, anime fans have been shocked to the core by…

Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax Sequel To Add More Terrible Characters for the Player to Beat Up

  Developers from Ecole Software have begun announcing new characters that will be featured in their upcoming game Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax Ignition. This game is a sequel to their previous…

Weird Al Yankovic Covers ‘Cruel Angel’s Thesis’

  RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA — Yesterday marked the first time Weird Al ever parodied an anime opening with the release of his new song “Cruel Angle’s Theta”. The song is…