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Shuuichirou Moriyama Passes Away at 86

Kickstarter/Crowd Funding news:

Digitization of Shogun Warriors Rarity Machine Blaster crowdfunding progress

Convention news:

Live-Action Anime news:

New Godzilla has super-thick thighs thanks to Studio Ghibli anime veteran
A Brief History Of Godzilla’s Thick Thighs
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Movie Unsurprisingly Announced

Streaming news:

Food Wars! The Fourth Plate English Dub Hits Crunchyroll Today
Crunchyroll Adds Psycho Armor Govarian and Wonderful Adventures of Nils Holgersson
HiDive Announces Scum’s Wish Acquisition And English Dub
Redo of Healer Gets a Redo (Version) on HIDIVE!
‘I Became a Dark-Skinned Gal so I Tried to Bang My Best Friend’ Hentai Manga Gets Anime
Crunchyroll Kowtow to Outrage After “Dark-Skinned” Anime Name Translation
Three Members of Netflix Series Arrested for Sexual Misconduct With Kids

Theater Release news:

Touken Ranbu: Hanamaru Anime Film Trilogy Revealed for 2022
Mugen Train Overtakes Your Name as 2nd Highest-Grossing Anime Film Worldwide

Series news:

Koi to Yobu ni wa Kimochi Warui Announces April 5 Premiere on Japanese TV
Futsal-themed Multimedia Project “Futsal Boys!!!!!” to Get TV Anime This Year
Peach Boy Riverside TV Anime Gets Cheeky in New Key Visual
San-X Gets Funky with Chickip Dancers TV Anime
World’s Finest Assassin Gets Reincarnated in Another World as an Aristocrat Gets Anime
Rival Soccer Team Takes the Field in Farewell, My Dear Cramer TV Anime
Dreams Come True in BLUE REFLECTION TV Anime Adaptation
The Saint’s Magic Power Is Omnipotent TV Anime Magics Up April 2021 Premiere
Kingdom Season 3 Continues the Battle on April 4, New Visual Debuts
Classes Clash in My Hero Academia Season 5 Key Visual
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba TV Anime Season 2 Premieres in 2021
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Manga’s Total Print Run Reaches 150 Million Copies
Long-running manga character is heavily implied to have COVID-19 in latest issue
Idolmaster: Starlit Season Dress Seemingly No Longer Partially See-Through

Release news:

Seven Seas’ Latest Mature-Rated Manga License is the Absolute Pits
Seven Seas Licenses Happy Kanako’s Killer Life Manga
Seven Seas Licenses The Masterful Cat is Depressed Again Today Manga
Persona 5 the Animation UK Blu-ray Releases Announced for April and May 2021
Funimation temp blackout
Sadako-san and Sadako-chan Manga
– Right Stuf

Random Merch news:

Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Masterpiece Series Blue-Eyes White Dragon Will Cost You a Cool Grand
Mobile Suit Gundam Garments Let You Unlock Your Inner Mecha
New gachapon figures from Japan imagine a romance beyond bathroom boundaries
Pokémon Centre in Japan apologises for mistake, makes plushie even more valuable
It’s not anime, it’s real! Life-size Gundam statue photos look like anime source material

Misc news:

Tokyo government to give smartphones to senior citizens, pay for their calling & data plans
21-year-old Nara woman arrested for sending hundreds of nude selfies to woman in her 70s
Oita woman loses lawsuit and pays damages without ever knowing she’d been sued