Tag: Anime

  • News Dragon's Dogma Is Getting an Animated Netflix Show

    Hot stuff

    Media streaming giant Netflix is teaming up with Japanese animation studio Sublimation to produce an anime series based on Dragon's Dogma. An interesting choice, given that the story in Dragon's Dogma is so obscure at times, but hey, that dark fantasy world could make for a great setting, and it's certainly got the action nailed down...

  • News The 2008 Devil May Cry Anime Is Free on PS4 US Store

    Back in business

    If you've been playing the heck out of Devil May Cry 5 over the weekend and you're desperate for more Dante, you may be in luck. Head on over to the North American PlayStation Store on PS4, and you'll be able to snag the first season of the 2008 Devil May Cry anime for free. It usually costs $24.99. Reportedly, you need to be on an...

  • News Sony Snaps Up Anime Distributor Funimation for $143 Million

    One for the weeaboos

    Sony has purchased a 95 per cent stake in anime distributor Funimation for $143 million, essentially acquiring the company. The remaining five per cent will be retained by current CEO Gen Fukunaga, who will continue to serve in his current role despite the takeover. In addition to selling DVDs and merchandise, Funimation...

  • Video Watch Gravity Rush The Animation: Overture for Free Here

    Meow

    As promised prior to the Christmas break, Sony has released Gravity Rush The Animation: Overture for free on its YouTube channel. The anime – produced by Studio Khara – promises to bridge the gap between the first game and its soon-to-be-released sequel, and runs for a good 20 minutes, so pour yourself a glass of something nice and sit...

  • News Gravity Rush: The Animation Bridges the Narrative Gap

    Anime short to fill in Kat's story

    It won't be long before Kat tumbles back into all our lives in Gravity Rush 2, but Gravity Rush: The Animation is aiming to at least keep Japanese fans occupied until early January. The 20-minute Studio Khara produced anime will premiere on TV Tokyo on 26th January, and promises to bridge the gap between the first...

  • News Final Fantasy XV's Anime Prequel Series Starts Today

    Brotherly love

    Square Enix has already invested about a bajillion dollars into Final Fantasy XV, so a few more won't hurt, right? It announced during an event this evening that the game will be getting its own anime prequel series - starting today. You'll be able to watch the first episode of Brotherhood: Final Fantasy XV on YouTube imminently,...

  • TGS 2015 Gravity Rush Is Getting an Anime Adaptation

    Kat attack

    One of those little stories that slipped through the cracks during Sony's big TGS 2015 press conference earlier this week: Gravity Rush is getting an anime adaptation. The special animation was announced by Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida, though there are no other details right now. To be honest, it sounds like it's only just...