Archive for the ‘Manga’ Category

Kadokawa Shoten’s Asuka magazine has announced that Hotaru Odagiri’s supernatural boys-love manga/anime ‘Uragiri wa Boku no Namae wo Shitteriru’ (Betrayal Knows My Name) will become a stage play. More »

Finally, the theatrical trailer for Sato Takeru’s ‘Rurouni Kenshin’ has been released, based on the manga by Nobuhiro Watsuki!! And from viewing it, I’m really anticipating this movie release. More »

With the demand for e-readers nowadays, it’s no surprise that an airline has decided to build in a reader into their seats. But this one isn’t just any e-reader, it’s a manga reader! More »

GACKT and the manga-ka CLAMP have joined forces to bring a historical fantasy to life, turning it into a stage play “MOON SAGA ~Yoshitsune Hiden”. More »

Excitement over the live action movie of Ouran High School Host Club is growing and although the movie won’t be released for a few more months, that won’t stop them from building anticipation with their CMs! More »

It has recently been announced in the latest issue of Sho-Comi that Minami Kanan’s manga, “Kyou, Koi wo Hajimemasu” will be getting live-action movie adaptation! More »

If ever you’ve noticed, most of the popular and successful Taiwanese/Japanese/Korean dramas are based on mangas. We can’t help but to compare onto which version of live-adaptation is the far by the best and whether the adaptation gave justice to the manga. Well, here’s a short list of manga-based Asian dramas that hooked up a lot of viewers! More »

From Wirebot: The much liked game Persona 4 which have been made into a manga series and anime, it will now be acted out on stage! More »

It has just been announced through ‘Weekly Young Jump’ that Hara Yasuhisa’s manga, “KINGDOM,“ will be getting an anime adaption. More »

Manga artist Arina Tanemura, creator of the popular anime series Shinshi Doumei Cross and Kamikaze Kaitou Jeanne, has revealed that she has ended her exclusive contract with Ribon this past spring. More »