Netflix returned to this year’s all virtual AnimeJapan 2021, to showcase its diversifying slate and fan-favorite voice cast for fans in Japan and around the world. Netflix strengthens its ongoing commitment to become a home for fans and creators around the world, noting it will premiere around 40 new original anime titles this year -- close to double the number of titles brought to fans last year.
Netflix today revealed the lead voice cast of Trese, the highly anticipated Netflix Original Anime series based on the Philippine graphic novel created by Budjette Tan and KaJO Baldisimo.
Wataten☆5, a vocal unit consisting of the main cast members of Wataten!: An Angel Flew Down to Me (Maria Sashide, Rika Nagae, Akari Kito, Hitomi Owada, and Naomi Ozora), have announced that their first solo concert, “Delicious Smile!”, will be streamed overseas as well. The stream will be available in the U.S., Australia, Canada, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines.
“Anime Festival Asia” is the biggest Japanese pop culture event in the region, with more than 30 events across nine major cities delivered over the last eleven years, welcoming more than 1.8M visitors, 1060 exhibitors, and 425 performers in total.
Siguradong matutuwa ang mga magulang sa mga bagong palabas sa YeY this June dahil kasama dito ang “Sesame Street: Elmo’s Playdate,” isa sa mga pinaka-unang palabas na nagtuturo sa mga kids tungkol sa social distancing. Eere din sa ang mga Public Service announcements kung saan maraming matututunan ang mga bata tungkol sa pag-iingat sa pandemia.
“Sesame Street: Elmo’s Playdate,” one of the first shows that teach kids about social distancing, makes its way to YeY Channel this June, along with special Public Service announcements where kids can learn how to protect themselves from the current pandemic.
Shin-Ei Animation Co., Ltd. (Address: Nishitokyo, Tokyo, Representative: Michihiko Umezawa, hereinafter “Shin-Ei Animation”) And AlphaBoat LLC.(Address: Shibuya, Tokyo, Representative: Nishitani Daizo, hereinafter “AlphaBoat”) have begun a collaborative effort to create and operate an official YouTube channel for the immensely popular anime series Atashin’chi (the original manga version by Eiko Kera is being newly published in serial form on the AERA magazine since December 2019). AlphaBoat will be managing the official YouTube channel and the official Twitter, as well as providing copyright management services.
A New Feudal Fairy Tale Begins. Inuyasha production team SUNRISE reunite to create the animation series Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon. Will Eisner Hall-of-Famer Rumiko Takahashi also joins the team as main character design.
Anime Festival Asia is the biggest Japanese pop culture event in the region, with more than 30 events across nine major cities delivered over the last eleven years, welcoming more than 1.8M visitors, 1060 exhibitors, and 425 performers in total.
ANIPLUS ASIA will be simulcasting AFTERLOST & Isekai Quartet.