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MangaGamer Announce Three 18+ Visual Novel Acquisitions

Just in time for Halloween, western visual novel publisher and localiser MangaGamer shared a new announcement video highlighting three acquisitions they plan to release in the coming months and years.

Sentai Acquire Rights to 2018 Anime, Killing Bites

Previously available as an exclusive through Amazon's streaming services, Sentai has this week confirmed they hold distribution rights to the anime adaptation of Shinya Murata & Kazasa Sumita's manga series Killing Bites (キリングバイツ). This announcement covers the...

Funimation to Stream Third Season of Log Horizon – English Dub Questions Arise

Titled Log Horizon: Destruction of the Round Table, the third anime season of the popular Log Horizon isekai franchise is almost upon us. While many would suspect that Sentai Filmworks would be...

MangaGamer to Publish Remade 1980s Adventure RPG ‘Rance’ in English This Month

An erotic adventure RPG from the early days of gaming, western visual novel localiser and publisher MangaGamer has today confirmed plans to release the remake of 18+ 1980s RPG Rance -Quest for Hikari- internationally this month. Developed...

Gochiusa’s Third Season Licensed by Sentai

Unsurprisingly considering their work on all other seasons in the Gochuumon wa Usagi Desu ka? (Aka. Gochiusa) franchise, Sentai has this morning confirmed they hold the rights to the show's third season, to be released under the...

Date A Live and Penguin Gentleman Among New Yen Press Manga and Light Novel Acquisitions

In attendance at the completely digital 2020 Virtual CrunchyRoll Expo this weekend, North American manga and light novel publisher Yen Press hosted a panel where they unveiled many new acquisitions. A full list of announcements can be...

From Complete Collections to Steelbooks, Sentai Unveil November 2020 Physical Releases

With streaming services such as HIDIVE, CrunchyRoll, AnimeLab and many others depending on where you live, fans of Japanese anime no longer need to wait years after airing to watch the latest series. But, perhaps you love...

Seven Seas Announce Wave of New Manga & Light Novel Acquisitions

Excited about checking out new manga and light novel offerings due to be available in English next year? Over the last few days, Seven Seas Entertainment has announced a wealth of new offerings they have acquired the...

Twittering Birds Never Fly Animated Trilogy Acquired by Sentai

The last of the recent anime acquisition announcements made by Sentai during their digital event was for Twittering Birds Never Fly, a feature-length animated trilogy based on the original manga by Kou Yoneda. The trilogy is still in...

BanG Dream! FILM LIVE Concert Movie Acquired by Sentai

Need something new from Bushiroad's BanG Dream! multimedia franchise? Sentai has announced they now hold the rights to concert movie BanG Dream! FILM LIVE. This will at least initially be available via theatrical release - through both...

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MangaGamer Announce Three 18+ Visual Novel Acquisitions

Just in time for Halloween, western visual novel publisher and localiser MangaGamer shared a new announcement video highlighting three acquisitions they plan to release in the coming months and years.

First Wave of PlayStation Plus Monthly Games for PS5 Detailed

One of the new features introduced with Sony Interactive Entertainment's PlayStation 5 console is that it will have backwards compatibility with a...

PlayStation Plus’ Game Collection Expands to PlayStation 5 in November 2020

With the PlayStation 5 releasing next month, you might be wondering whether any PS5 games will be available as a free download...

First Two ‘No More Heroes’ Games Release Ported Across to Nintendo Switch

While the mainline games in Grasshopper Manufacture's No More Heroes hack-n-slash action-adventure video game franchise have jumped between consoles in recent years,...