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Uma Musume Composer Pleads Guilty to Sexual Assault on Teenage Girl


‘The Wire’ Star Lance Reddick Dead at 60

‘X-Men ’97’ Executive Producer Beau DeMayo Reveals Series’ Story Is Informed By His Experience As A Black Gay Man
   ∟‘Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves’ Directors Admit To “Emasculating” Film’s Male Leads, Claims This Was Done “Not For Woke Reasons” But “Because It’s Funny And Fun And Fresh”
   ∟‘Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves’ Directors Admit To Using Established IP As “A Costume” For Their Own Stories: “We’re Still Going To Make The Movie That We Want To Make”

Academy Establishes Representation and Inclusion Standards for Oscars® Eligibility

Kickstarter/Crowd Funding news:

Godshard Chronicles: A Retro-Meets-Modern Action RPG
Spectreman Heroes Trade Paperback

Live-Action Anime news:

‘Knights of the Zodiac: The Beginning’ Live-Action Film Officially Receives Theatrical Release Dates
Lupin III Posters Appear in Creed III Film
   How Akira Inspired Michael B. Jordan’s Creed 3 Boxing Shorts
   Michael B. Jordan Spearheading ‘Creed-Verse’ In Works At Amazon Across Film & TV
      Hajime no Choujin

Streaming news:

Teenage Girls Charged After Harassing Homeless Woman for TikTok Fame
Captain Tsubasa: Junior Youth Arc TV Anime Coming from VIZ Media
Kengan Ashura season 2 gets release window
New Pluto Key Visual, Ōoku: The Inner Chambers Anime Adaptation and More Netflix Announcements Revealed at AnimeJapan
To Be Hero X Revealed as Aniplex, bilibili Collab with Concept Trailer
Benefits of getting Toriko x One Piece x Dragon Ball Z on Toonami
Kodansha To Replace Previous Simulpub Programs With New English-Language Distribution Platform ‘K MANGA’

Theater Release news:

Suzume Anime Movie Tickets Now on Sale
Digimon Adventure 02 Anime Film Reveals New Trailer, Premiere Date
Dragon Ball Creator’s New Anime, Sandland, Gets Theatrical Release Date
‘The Super Mario Bros. Movie’ Directors Tease Girlboss Personality For Princess Peach: “We Were Thinking How Strong That Person Would Need To Be To Protect Her People”

Series news:

Oshi no Ko TV Anime Dances the Night Away in Main Visual and Trailer
MASHLE: MAGIC AND MUSCLES TV Anime Shows How Much It Benches in Full Trailer
TRIGUN STAMPEDE Anime’s “Final Phase” Officially Announced
New Kinnikuman Anime Announced for Series’ 40th Anniversary
Original Bowling Anime Turkey! Gobbles Up Main Cast Members
A Girl & Her Guard Dog TV Anime Premieres in October 2023
Madhouse Confirms Release Window For ‘Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End’ Anime Adaptation
Suki Na Ko Ga Megane Wo Wasureta Shares Megane-Less Love
The Duke of Death and His Maid Season 2 Anime Adds to Cast, Reveals Theme Songs
Office Rom-com Anime My Tiny Senpai Stacks Up Details for July Premiere
Tales of Wedding Rings TV Anime Rings in First Trailer, 2024 Premiere
Studio Bones Original Anime Metallic Rouge Features Cute & Deadly Android Girl
GOBLIN SLAYER TV Anime Brings the Light in First Season 2 Key Visual
Award-Winning Cyberpunk Fantasy Light Novel Demon Lord 2099 Gets Anime Adaptation
Shueisha Officially Greenlights Anime Adaptation For Comedy Harem Series ‘The 100 Girlfriends Who Really, Really, Really, Really, Really, Love You’
The Great Cleric Anime Casts Spell With New Trailer, Voice Actor, Theme Song Details
Senpai is an Otokonoko Manga Announces TV Anime Adaptation
Alya Sometimes Hides Her Feelings in Russian TV Anime Announced
Firefighters Suit Up in Megumi no Daigo Kyuukoku no Orange TV Anime Key Visual
‘Shaman King Flowers’ Sequel Series Officially Announces Anime Adaptation
Jujutsu Kaisen Season 2 Release Date Set With Its First Trailer
   SakugaRelux’s thread
Game Industry-Themed TV Anime 16bit Sensation ANOTHER LAYER in the Works
Kafka From Kaijuu No. 8 Anime Receiving Flak Over “Unsexy” Face
   Get Nishio’d
Anime Adaptation of First Atelier Ryza Game Doubles Down on Thick Thigh Love
Ranking of Kings Manga’s Retranslation for BookLive Completed
Resident Evil 4 Remake Goes Cutesy Horror With Children’s Anime-Style Ads
Persona 5: The Phantom X Announced, Developed by China Studio Perfect World
Original ‘Silent Hill 2’ Art Director Masahiro Ito Responds After Being Attacked For Retweeting Matt Walsh’s Definition Of A Woman, Says Activists “Don’t Have Any Interests In LGBTQ And Just Want To Attack Someone Who They Don’t Like”
Capcom Advertises ‘Exoprimal’ With Drag Queens In The West, Vtubers In Japan
US Senator: “I’m Told That Sony Controls a Monopoly of 98% of the High-End Game Market”
Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO Allegedly Admits To Intentionally Stonewalling Microsoft’s Purchase Of Activision Blizzard: “I Don’t Want A New ‘Call of Duty’ Deal, I Just Want To Block Your Merger”
Datamining Suggests Amazon Games Plans To Censor Western Release Of Bandai Namco MMO ‘Blue Protocol’
Final Fantasy XVI Gameplay Tweet Deleted After Fans Point Out It Was ”Too Dark”
Anime dating sim that also does your taxes coming for tax season

Release news:

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Manga Up For Grabs At Free Comic Book Day 2023
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Random Merch news:
Goku’s Legendary Voice Actor Masako Nozawa Gets Own Nendoroid
Panasonic develops a “weak robot” that farts
Starbucks Japan’s new parfait cake has to be seen to be believed
Japanese dog café in Nagoya aims to create community among toy poodle owners
Japanese security polearm maker’s takedown videos are crazy, products look crazy effective
Men who groped, took upskirt photos of Ghibli Park statues apologize to governor
Adult Theme Park SOD Land Busted for Illegal Entertainment Operations

Misc news:

Man Charged With Illegal Dumping of Urine Bottles
   ∟Man in Nagoya can’t be bothered to use dorm bathroom, brings bottles of his pee to work instead
Man Arrested for Breaking & Entering and Stealing Pantsu From His Girlfriend’s Friend
Fake Claims of Body Odor Leads to Sexual Assault on Japanese Woman
World’s Longest-Serving Death Row Inmate Gets Retrial After Almost 57 Years

AC’s Funhouse

Polygon Pushes False Narrative That ‘The Legend Of Zelda’ Series Explores Queer Themes, Claims Link Is “A Gay Icon”
Godshard Chronicles: A Retro-Meets-Modern Action RPG
Fan Collects Over 1 Thousand Copies Of The Original Dragon Quest
‘One Piece’ Creator Eiichiro Oda Defends Series’ Fan Service: “Having Females Show Their Sexuality Out Of Their Own Volition Is A Much Needed Revolution For The Representation Of Heroines In Manga”
Hokkaido company to start balloon ride service to the stratosphere
Tokyo train operator begins issuing body cameras, but it’s not employee conduct that worries them
‘Try Not To Cum Challenge’ Champion Caught Using Performance-Enhancing Antidepressants
New Pop-Up Asks Hentai Watchers If They Even Read the Manga First
“Get them drunk then chop off their heads.” Samurai’s assassination plot against U.S. envoys found
“Android” arrested for rice ball theft in Japan, Android Woman denies involvement
Why do people spend so long in jail without going to trial in Japan?
Teacher Calls in Bomb Threat “Work Was Too Tiring!”

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