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Madman Acquires Log Horizon and Lupin the Third Film

Madman Acquires Log Horizon and Lupin the Third Film Anime distributor Madman announced two new acquisitions from the floor of the Supanova Pop Culture Convention in Adelaide. The virtual MMO anime Log Horizon and the live action film Lupin the Third. Easing off on the acquisition accelerator a bit, Madman opted for just two new titles this time. Log Horizon...
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Madman to Begin Distributing Collectibles in Australia

Madman to Begin Distributing Collectibles in Australia Madman is a company known to many anime fans and have been responsible for bringing all our favourite anime to us in DVD and Blu-ray form for a long time now. Beginning in 2015, Madman Entertainment will be stepping up their game to bring official collectible merchandise to fans in Australia and New...
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Puella Magi Madoka Magica The Movie: Part 1 and 2 Review

Puella Magi Madoka Magica The Movie: Part 1 and 2 Review Puella Magi Madoka Magica The Movie: Part 1 & 2 Studio: SHAFT Publisher: Madman Format: Blu-ray Release Date: November 12, 2014 Price: $69.95 – Available Here Overview Anime movies that summarise an entire show’s worth of content into two hours are a fickle thing. To put it bluntly,...
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Sunday Without God: Complete Collection Review

Sunday Without God: Complete Collection Review Sunday Without God: Complete Collection Studio: Madhouse Publisher: Sentai Filmworks Format: DVD, Blu-ray (Reviewed) Release Date: October 21, 2014 Price: $69.98 - Available Here Overview Many anime series focus on the protagonists either fighting against a great evil or trying to prevent a disaster....
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Rin-ne anime adaptation announced to air Spring 2015

Rin-ne anime adaptation announced to air Spring 2015 Last week it was discovered that there would be a major announcement for Rumiko Takahashi’s latest manga, Rin-ne, this week and it looks like the many signs pointing towards an anime adaptation were completely correct. It has been revealed that Rin-ne will be given a twenty five episode anime adaptation...
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Sentai Filmworks acquires The Familiar of Zero: Knight of the Twin Moons license

Sentai Filmworks acquires The Familiar of Zero: Knight of the Twin Moons license It seems that Sentai Filmworks was pleased with the sales of the first season of The Familiar of Zero, because they have now revealed that they have acquired the second season, which is called The Familiar of Zero: Knight of the Twin Moons. Currently it is unknown if the company will be releasing their own...
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Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl Standard Edition release set for December

Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl Standard Edition release set for December If you happened to miss out on NIS America‘s Premium Edition release of Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl, also known as Denpa Onna to Seishun Otoko, early last year then you will be happy to hear that they are now planning on releasing a standard edition of the series on December 9th. This...
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The World God Only Knows: Goddesses Arc acquired by Sentai Filmworks

The World God Only Knows: Goddesses Arc acquired by Sentai Filmworks When the third season of The World God Only Knows began airing back in 2013 from Manglobe, many people thought it was strange that Sentai Filmworks, who owns the rights and had released the first two seasons in English already at that point, did not choose to follow through and pick up the The World God...
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Makai Ōji: Devils and Realist license aquired by Sentai Filmworks

Makai Ōji: Devils and Realist license aquired by Sentai Filmworks Continuing what has been quite a licensing spree for them, Sentai Filmworks has also announced that they have acquired the license to the 2013 anime series, Makai Ōji: Devils and Realist, only they will be simply calling it Devils and Realist once they give the series an eventual home release and digital...
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Tiger & Bunny: The Rising North American release details announced

Tiger & Bunny: The Rising North American release details announced Recently Viz Media revealed that the second film in the Tiger & Bunny series, Tiger & Bunny: The Rising, would be released next year on February 24th and today we have been given a glimpse of what the full package will contain. The release will 94 minutes in length and fans of the series can either...
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Gingitsune anime licensed by Sentai Filmworks

Gingitsune anime licensed by Sentai Filmworks Over the past few days Sentai Filmworks has picked up a number of slightly older anime series that were passed over when they were airing. Today the company has announced that they have acquired the license for Gingitsune, an anime which aired during the Fall 2013 anime season and was animated by Diomedéa....
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Frieza Returns in Dragon Ball Movie 2015

Frieza Returns in Dragon Ball Movie 2015 A while back we reported on the existence of a follow up film to last years Dragon Ball movie revival Battle of Gods. Now after many months we finally get some details on this new film as well as a poster and a few other images depicting some new characters. The film has the Japanese title of Dragon Ball Z:...
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More Than a Dozen Shows Added to AnimeLab

More Than a Dozen Shows Added to AnimeLab   Australian anime fans are going to have a lot less time on their hands thanks to Madman and its online streaming service AnimeLab. A total of thirteen anime, both currently airing as well as older series, have been added to its already-exhaustive catalogue. The latest crop of additions have something...
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Free! Eternal Summer’s Haruka Nanase to be voiced by Todd Haberkorn

Free! Eternal Summer’s Haruka Nanase to be voiced by Todd Haberkorn Over the course of the week we’ve learned that FUNimation will be including Greg Ayres, J. Michael Tatum, and Johnny Yong Bosch in the English dub of Free! Eternal Summer as they voice Nagisa Hazuki, Rei Ryugazaki, and Tachibana Makoto respectively. Now today they have announced that someone who is almost...
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Seitokai no Ichizon’s first season licensed by Sentai Filmworks

Seitokai no Ichizon’s first season licensed by Sentai Filmworks Today Sentai Filmworks made a surprising licensing announcement when they revealed that they now have the rights to Student Council’s Discretion, or as it was called when it aired in Japan back in 2009, Seitokai no Ichizon. Sentai Filmworks will be giving the series a home video release as well as a...
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Resident Evil: The Marhawa Desire Volume 1 Review

Resident Evil: The Marhawa Desire Volume 1 Review Resident Evil: The Marhawa Desire Volume 1 Author: Naoki Serizawa Artist: Naoki Serizawa Publisher: Viz Media Release Date: November 18, 2014 Price: $12.99 – Available Here Overview The Resident Evil franchise has spawned six numbered titles and numerous spin-offs, HD remakes, and movies since it was...
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Johnny Yong Bosch to voice Makoto in Free! Eternal Summer

Johnny Yong Bosch to voice Makoto in Free! Eternal Summer Continuing with their week of casting announcements for Free! Eternal Summer, FUNimation has announced that Makoto Tachibana will be voiced by Johnny Yong Bosch. This announcement is a bit of a surprise as he usually does not work with FUNimation but is still quite a well known voice actor for taking on...
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Possible Rin-ne anime adaptation to be announced soon

Possible Rin-ne anime adaptation to be announced soon Rumiko Takahashi is the author behind many long running anime series including Urusei Yatsura, Ranma ½, and most recently InuYasha and now it seems that she will be able to add another anime adaptation to her repertoire. This week’s issue of Shōnen Sunday has revealed that a “super important...
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Free! Eternal Summer Rei and Nagisa English voice actors announced

Free! Eternal Summer Rei and Nagisa English voice actors announced FUNimation has begun announcing the English dub cast for Free! Eternal Summer, despite the series not actually having a release date in North America and the first season’s home video license being held by Crunchyroll with the latter company not responding to FUNimation’s inquiries about the...
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Final two Hellsing Ultimate episodes to premiere on Toonami in December

Final two Hellsing Ultimate episodes to premiere on Toonami in December Cartoon Network and Toonami have announced that December will be something of a movie month for the programming block. Well, at least movies from FUNimation that is. While that is interesting news in its own right, what fans of Toonami will be interested in hearing is the fact that the first two weeks of...
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Evangelion Film Crew To Create Video For Upcoming Hikaru Utada Album

Evangelion Film Crew To Create Video For Upcoming Hikaru Utada Album   The team behind the Evangelion rebuild movies will be working with Japanese singer Hikaru Utada to create a video for her latest album. The cover album entitled Utada Hikaru no Uta will feature multiple artists covering her songs, the announcement of the Eva film crews’ involvement was recently...
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Terra Formars Volume 3 Review

Terra Formars Volume 3 Review Terra Formars Volume 3 Author: Yu Sasuga Artist: Ken-ichi Tachibana Publisher: Viz Media Release Date: November 18, 2014 Price: $12.99 – Available Here Overview With the resources of Earth becoming a problem, humanity began preparing Mars as a suitable replacement. However after terraforming the...
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Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie home release detailed by Viz

Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie home release detailed by Viz While every Naruto fan is either celebrating or cursing the end of the Naruto manga, fans of the series still have the English release of the movies and the rest of the series to look forward to, starting with the most recently released movie in the series, Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie. Today Viz Media...
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Death Note Complete DVD Collection set for mid-November release

Death Note Complete DVD Collection set for mid-November release It is hard to believe that Death Note aired for the first time in North America over seven years ago. In fact it actually feels like it has been far longer than that but I digress. It has been quite some time since Death Note has aired on television and now those looking to own the series will be able to...
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Hanasaku Iroha the Movie: Home Sweet Home Review

Hanasaku Iroha the Movie: Home Sweet Home Review Hanasaku Iroha the Movie: Home Sweet Home Studio: P.A. Works Publisher: NIS America Format: Blu-ray Release Date: October 14, 2014 Price: $39.99 – Available Here Overview Usually when a movie is released for an anime that has already finished airing, fans of the series tend to be concerned about the...
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Bayonetta: Bloody Fate Review

Bayonetta: Bloody Fate Review Bayonetta: Bloody Fate Studio: Gonzo Publisher: FUNimation Format: Blu-ray/DVD Combo Release Date: October 21, 2014 Price: $34.98 – Available Here Overview When Platinum Games developed and released Bayonetta back in 2010 it garnered quite a lot of attention thanks to its exciting gameplay and unique...
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