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Ben and Jerry's co-founders serve up support for Democrats' efforts to flip the House

America: CNN - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 12:59
It might be a rocky road for seven Democratic House candidates in their respective races, but the co-founders of Ben & Jerry's ice cream are hoping to float them to Congress.

Sentai Filmworks' Mardock Scramble Film Trilogy License Expires

Anime News Network - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 12:30
Sentai Filmworks announced on Saturday that its home video release of the Mardock Scramble film trilogy is out of print. Sentai Filmworks confirmed with...

March comes in like a lion Season 2's English Dub Trailer Streamed

Anime News Network - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 11:55
Blu-ray Discs slated for December, April

Mr. Osomatsu Anime's English Dub Casts Matsuno Sextuplets

Anime News Network - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 11:25
Billy Kametz, Chris Niosi, Michael Sinterniklaas, Kyle McCarley, Ray Chase, Max Mittleman join cast

Aniplex USA Announces Fate/Apocrypha Blu-ray Release

Anime News Network - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 11:17
2 sets slated for November, February

Viz Media Licences Snow White with the Red Hair Manga

Anime News Network - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 11:11
1st volume of manga that inspired 2 anime series slated for next spring

Natsume Yujin-cho the Movie: Ephemeral Bond to Have U.S. Premiere at Anime NYC

Anime News Network - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 11:06
Screening takes place on November 16

Gaikotsu Shotenin Honda-san Anime's TV Spot Streamed

Anime News Network - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 11:00
Anime about bookstore employees premieres on October 7

Manga Creator Yasuyuki Kunitomo Passes Away

Anime News Network - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 09:00
Author's Junk Boy manga inspired OVA in 1987

Deaths on college and high school football fields are a rare but reliable tragedy

America: CNN - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 07:37
This fall, more than a million kids, teens and young men will line up on the hash marks for another season of football. Millions more will watch, either as rabid fans or, increasingly, as concerned parents and loved ones.

Unbeaten Wild Knights pounce on Jubilo

Japan: Sports - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 07:01
Panasonic Wild Knights on Saturday signaled their intentions to bring the Japan Rugby Top League trophy back to their clubhouse in Ota, Gunma Prefecture, as ...

Hokusai: Examining the enduring allure of a Japanese icon

Japan: Culture - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 07:00
The year is 1842 and the artist known as Hokusai is in his 80s.He has already lived nearly twice the average life span of his ...

Koei Tecmo Games to Release Smartphone Version of Romance of the Three Kingdoms XI Game

Anime News Network - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 07:00
Game originally launched in N. America for PS2 in 2007, on PC in 2008

Social media falls in love with Naomi Osaka as tennis star sparks debate

News from Japan - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 06:58
Naomi Osaka’s women’s singles final victory at the 2018 U.S. Open on Sept. 6 excited netizens in Japan, turning the young tennis superstar into one ...

The problem with padding employment records in Japan

News from Japan - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 06:56
In August, it was reported that central government ministries and agencies, not to mention national legislative offices and local governments, have for years been fulfilling ...

60% of Japanese view idea of relocating or closing ancestral graves as positive: survey

News from Japan - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 06:55
Nearly 60 percent of the public is positive about taking action to close or relocate ancestral graves that are far from where they live, a ...

Will Don Quijote tilt its lance at the Amazon giant?

News from Japan - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 06:44
A somewhat cynical commentary attributed to the late American TV comedian Jackie Gleason goes, “Anybody who says money can’t buy happiness doesn’t know where to ...