Actor Sonny Chiba Passes Away Due to COVID- 19 Complications

Actor and martial artist Sonny Chiba passed away at a hospital in Kimitsu City in Chiba prefecture on Thursday at 5:26 p.m. due to pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19). He was 82.   Chiba’s agency reported on Thursday that he had gone to the hospital on August 8 because his pneumonia from […]

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Sony Urges Users to Set Up 2-Step Verification Following Hacks

Sony announced on Wednesday that it has received many reports from users who have had their PlayStation Network accounts hacked. The company is urging users to set up two-step verification in order to protect their accounts.   Sony did not indicate that any of its official accounts were hacked.   Last week, the company had […]

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Bandai Namco Teases New Life-Size Gundam Statue

The Bandai Namco Group announced at the 1st Gundam Conference in Tokyo on Tuesday that it plans to erect a new life-size statue from its popular Gundam robot anime franchise. Kōji Fujiwara, who is officially the third ever Chief Gundam Officer at Bandai Namco Entertainment, added that his company already launched the project. The 2nd […]

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The Titan’s Bride Anime Gets English Dub

Ascendent Animation announced on Monday that it acquired the rights to the anime shorts of ITKZ‘s boys-love manga The Titan’s Bride (Kyojinzoku no Hanayome) and will release an English dub of the anime. Ascendent’s parent company Coolmic, WWWaveCorp, and Suiseisha Inc. are collaborating with Ascendent Animation to produce the dub. Ascendent Animation’s President and COO Kiba Walker is adapting the script for the dub and also directing the dub. Steve Warky Nunez is in charge of audio engineering and […]

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