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Urusei Yatsura Opening Theme Lyricist Akira Itou Passes Away
Berserk Creator Kentaro Miura Dies at 54
   ∟Manga Artists, Industry and Fans Pay Tribute to Kentaro Miura
   ∟Final Fantasy XIV Players Line up in Tribute to Deceased Mangaka Kentaro Miura
   ∟The Netflix Berserk Movie Poster is Fake
eBay Is Banning Hentai and Other Adult Content

Kickstarter/Crowd Funding news:

Mecha Anime KUROMUKURO Celebrates 5th Anniversary with Crowdfunding Campaign
I Hate Santa
Hentai Hunter: The Ballad of Regan Ramone

Live-Action Anime news:

Baki Boys’ Love Book Gets Live-Action TV Treatment on WOWOW

Streaming news:

hololive Alternative Unleashes Gorgeous Full Project Teaser Promo
Netflix’s Godzilla Singular Point Anime Streams Worldwide On June 24th
Filipino Comic Trese’s Netflix Anime Adaptation Fights Otherworldly Creatures
Netflix’s Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness Ramps up the Suspense
Netflix Hiring Executive for Push Into Game Market

Theater Release news:

Mugen Train Breaks US$40 Million in North America, Increases Takings in Japan
   ∟Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Becomes #2 Anime Film of All Time in U.S. Box Office

Series news:

The World’s Finest Assassin TV Anime Changes Course, Now Premieres in October 2021
Banished from the Heroes’ Party Anime Delayed to October, More Cast Revealed
Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation’s 2nd Cour Postponed from July to October 2021
London is Ominous in The Detective is Already Dead TV Anime Key Visual
Steampunk Meets Vampires in The Case Study of Vanitas Teaser Trailer
Science Fiction TV Anime SAKUGAN Reveals Character PV
Resident Evil Village’s Early Versions “Had Too Many Overly Aggressive Enemies”
Ikumi Nakamura Comically Addresses Kotaku Article
Seemingly Fake Kaguya-sama Visual Novel in Development
Final Fantasy XIV Allegedly Surpasses WoW in Active Player Count
Guilty Gear’s Ramlethal Voice Actress Relinquishes Role to Black Voice Actress
Cygames Announces Game Project GAMM with Kenichiro Takaki as Director and Producer

Release news:

Yen Press Announces New Manga and Light Novels for November 2021
Seven Seas to Publish Hitomi-chan is Shy With Strangers
Six More Manga Titles Join the Seven Seas License Slate for 2021
Seven Seas Sees Seven More Manga Releases on the Horizon
My Next Life as a Villainess Spin-Off and More on the Way from Seven Seas
Romcoms and Adult Manga Ahoy in Latest Set of Seven Seas Licenses
Seven Seas Announces More Manga and Light Novel Titles for 2021
Six More Manga Titles Join the Seven Seas License Slate for 2021
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Random Merch news:

Does the virgin-killing sweater really kill virgins?
SAO, Great Pretender Anime Background Studio Bamboo Releases 1st Art Book
Can’t have a pet in your home? This purring cat cushion is the purr-fect substitute
Giant Pokémon huggy pillow is a dakimakura version of a sweet that’s too cute to eat
Virtual Star Hatsune Miku Joins My Little Pony Bishoujo Figure Series
Ghibli makes us hungry for new plate collection featuring iconic characters in mid-meal
Original McDonald’s character Speedee makes a comeback in Japan
Gigantic Attack on Titan anime titan appears at shopping mall in Japan
How a samurai’s quest for revenge created one of Tokyo’s best cafes, and it’s still open

Misc news:

The time farting lead to murder and the fall of one of Japan’s great samurai clans
Shinkansen driver disciplined for taking poop break while train was going 150 KPH
China Woman Dies After Plummeting Down Giant Sinkhole
Woman Shoots Husband With Crossbow, Stabs Him in the Neck
Suitcase with corpse inside washes up on shore of Japan’s largest lake
Students rapidly losing interest in sumo teams because too “painful,” “scary,” and “naked”
Yearbook Photos of Girls Were Altered to Hide Their Chests
Strange job ad asks to “deliver a pork-egg onigiri” from Okinawa to Tokyo twice per day
7-Eleven to build 7-Eleven in parking lot of another 7-Eleven
   ∟7-Eleven in parking lot of other 7-Eleven opens for business in Japan

AC’s Funhouse

12-foot python found in Yokohama after evading authorities for 16 days
“Protect the Nation from NHK Party” becomes “Protect the Nation from Old Parties Party”

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