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McDonald’s Anime Restaurant Happening

Starting Monday, February 26, McDonald’s will explore the world of anime by embracing its alter ego, WcDonald’s, at select restaurants …

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Naruto Movie In The Works With Marvel Director, Think They’ll Get This One Right?

As live-action adaptations of popular anime become more common, it is probably of little surprise that the time has come …

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Netflix Avatar Series First Reactions Shocking Fans

As with many live-action adaptations, fans have been wary ever since Netflix announced their version of Avatar: The Last Airbender. …

1 week ago

Netflix Avatar: The Last Airbender In Danger Of Ruining Beloved Franchise

The beloved animated series Avatar: The Last Airbender is getting a live-action series over at Netflix. While fans are hopeful …

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Images From The Live-Action Akira Movie That Almost Happened

The live-action version of Akira had numerous starts over the years from Warner Bros. with budgetary and other concerns often …

2 weeks ago

Disney+ Sci-Fi Anime Is The Perfect Superhero Sendup

If you’re looking for a hilarious anime to watch and you haven’t watched One Punch Man, then you owe it …

2 weeks ago

The Disney+ Sci-Fi Thriller Anime Makes The Undead Heroes

If you’re a fan of the Tokyo Ghoul anime but haven’t seen the sequel series, Tokyo Ghoul: re, now is …

1 month ago

The ’80s Sci-Fi Motorcycle Of Your Dreams Comes To Life

Die-hard fans of 1988’s Akira now have a chance to purchase an aesthetically accurate and fully functional replica of Kaneda’s …

1 month ago

The ’90s Sci-Fi Action Thriller Live-Action Anime With A Star Wars Icon

If you’re in the mood for a unique 90’s film serving up abundant action thrills counterbalanced by cheesiness (you need …

1 month ago

The Disney+ Sci-Fi Action Thriller Everyone Needs To See

Disney+ (weirdly) has a small but very good selection of anime on the platform. Unfortunately, you also have to have …

1 month ago

Mega Producer Says AI Will Take Over Animated Films And Way Too Quickly

Lousy news awaits those working in animation: according to Jeffrey Katzenberg, co-founder of DreamWorks SKG, artificial intelligence will replace around …

1 month ago

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Anime Legend Calls Disney Animation Boring

Once Pixar blazed the CGI animation trail with hit films like Toy Story, Disney saw the writing on the wall …

2 months ago

Bleach: Thousand-Year Blood War Trailer Is Stunning

Bleach: Thousand-Year Blood War is coming back in 2024 with its third cour, and a brand new trailer was released …

2 months ago

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One Piece Is Much Easier To Watch Now Thanks To Fans

Have you watched all of One Piece yet? If the answer is “no,” we can’t blame you: with 1,100 episodes …

2 months ago

Disney Can Save Marvel By Making It More Like Invincible

The Marvel Cinematic Universe is in need of a major overhaul: not only was The Marvels the lowest-earning film in …

2 months ago

Beloved Netflix Anime Creator Reveals Final Season First Peek

Paru Itagaki, creator of the Beastars manga, recently posted on social media about the third season of the anime based …

3 months ago

The Netflix ’90s Sci-Fi Action Thriller That Unleashes True Insanity

What if the best anime series of all time got a second chance to deliver the ending that fans were …

3 months ago

Scott Pilgrim Takes Off Season 2 Already Dead At Netflix?

If you’re a fan of anime, video games, or millennial angst, chances are you’re in lesbians with Scott Pilgrim Takes …

3 months ago

The Incredible Sci-Fi Series You Need To Be Watching Feels Truly Alien

A visually stunning and surreal take on humanity’s relationship with nature, and die-hard sci-fi fans can’t get enough of it.

3 months ago

Man Bites Crocodile In Horrific Attack That Went Berserk

TheMessenger reported that a man from Australia’s Northern Territory told local news that he bites back when recounting his recent …

4 months ago

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Netflix Reveals First Trailer For Live-Action Adaptation Of Beloved Action Anime

Netflix’s Geeked Week has been full of awesome surprises and reveals, including the recently released teaser trailer for the upcoming …

4 months ago

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Fast And Furious Star Directing Live-Action Adaptation Of Initial D

Tokyo Hive reports that Fast and Furious star Sung Kang will be helming and starring in a live-action Initial D …

4 months ago

Shark Gives Virgin Birth, No Daddy Shark Needed

Brookfield Zoo in Illinois has welcomed a new addition to its marine family — a baby epaulette shark born through …

4 months ago

The New Netflix Anime Brings Cute Hell Demons To Earth

Netflix is continuing to release more anime, and My Daemon is an upcoming original title that will bring hell to …

4 months ago

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Pokemon Confirms Ash Will Return, But Not How Fans Want

It’s been widely reported in the Pokemon community that Ash Ketchum—a boy who’s been ten years old for so long …

4 months ago

The Post-Apocalyptic Anime On Crunchyroll To Stream If You Like One Piece

The popular science-focused post-apocalyptic anime series Dr. Stone is streaming on Crunchyroll. Based on the Japanese manga created by Riichiro Inagaki and …

4 months ago

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How Sailor Moon Forever Changed Anime In North America

Anime has been popular for decades, but in North America, it was incredibly hard to find for the longest time, …

4 months ago

Attack On Titan Final Season Trailer Brings The Greatest Anime To An End

One of the most popular anime of all time is coming to an end. Attack on Titan—the only anime your …

4 months ago

The Most Hype Moments In Anime History

There are moments in anime that will cause goosebumps, make viewers jump out of their chairs, and pump their fists …

4 months ago

Why The Anime Community Is Divided Over Dubs And Subs

If you ever need to start a fight at an anime convention, shout out that subs are superior to dubs, …

4 months ago