News Archives: 2016


Anime Roundup: November 18, 2016
Miyazaki's STILL not retired; the live-action 'Ghost In The Shell' will be scored by Clint Mansell; and our first peek at the live-action 'Fullmetal Alchemist' flick.
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Anime Roundup: September 26, 2016
Crunchymation? Funiroll? Their partnering was only one of a whole flood of interesting things over the past couple of weeks.
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Anime Roundup: August 26, 2016
The engineer of 'Cowboy Bebop''s tunes heads to the big jam session in the sky; more 'Read Or Die' possibly on the way; a sneak peek at the live-action 'Ghost in the Shell' cast in action.
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Anime Roundup: August 22, 2016
'Bleach'? 'Haruchika'? 'Pokémon'? 'Gin Tama'? We'll do it live!
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Anime Roundup: August 16, 2016 (Post-Otakon Edition)
'Turn A Gundam' on Blu-ray, 'Tiger & Bunny' feature film gets a writer, Funimation rounds out its back (and front) catalog.
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Anime Roundup: August 5, 2016
Korean 'King of Pigs'/'The Fake' coming Stateside; 'Code Geass' comes back to the U.S. courtesy Funimation; a new 'Gantz' CGI trailer looks mighty spiffy.
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Anime Roundup: July 29, 2016
Massive reissues of 'Ghost in the Shell' and 'AKIRA' manga for 2017, 'Bleach' finally set to conclude; 'Macross' shows up on Amazon Prime.
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Anime Roundup: July 23, 2016
'Ergo Proxy' on Blu! Live-action 'Blame'! More 'Voltron'! 'Cutey Honey' live-action once again!
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Anime Roundup: July 8, 2016
'Miss Hokusai' comes Stateside courtesy of GKIDS; 'Little Witch Academia' gets bumped up to a full TV series; and 'Attack on Titan' has a second season date at last.
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Anime Roundup: July 1, 2016
Go 'Berserk' at last; 'AKIRA' might get fast 'n furious with Justin Lin; and live-action 'Kenshin' comes Stateside at last.
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Anime Roundup: April 11, 2016
Netflix gives us 'Kuromukuro' (yay) and the live-action 'Death Note' nobody wanted (boo). Also, more 'Edge of Tomorrow'.
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Anime Roundup: March 25, 2016
FLCL++: Apparently, this is not a prank: Toonami will be co-producing "12 new episodes to be split into two seasons" of the now-classic surrealist coming-of-age story FLCL. Brilliant idea or boneheaded attempt to re-bottle lightning? You choose. (Maybe it is...
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Anime Roundup: March 16, 2016
Tokyopop gets 'Egg' on its face; 'Ghost in the Shell' finds a new Beat; 'Dynasty Warriors' goes live (action).
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Anime Roundup: February 26, 2016
"Dennō Coil" finally comes out Stateside! "The Girl Who Leapt Through Time" leaps back into print! And more!
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Anime Roundup: February 5, 2016
That new 'Berserk' is a TV series; 'Fullmetal' out-of-print-be-missed, and 'Moribito''s live action version is looking mighty good.
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Anime Roundup: January 20, 2016
Almost typed "2015" there. Again. When Marnie was nominated: When Marnie Was There, the swan song for the "classic" Ghibli (who knows what they'll become after this?), has been nominated for a Best Animated Feature Oscar. It'll almost certainly lose...
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Anime Roundup: January 7, 2016
Going "Berserk" all over again; Makoto Shinkai is back (twice!); and "Voltron" reincarnates on Netflix
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