• Shinbun Saturday: New Live Action Adaptations to Come from Amazon Japan

    Shinbun Saturday: New Live Action Adaptations to Come from Amazon Japan1

    Happy Saturday, dear readers! It seems to be the summer of live-action adaptations, with the new production of Fullmetal Alchemist leading the pack. It seems popular manga Yowasmushi Pedal will soon be joining the roster! The production team recently announced the series’ cast members, including actors who were part of the Yowamushi Pedal stage play.

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  • Shinbun Saturday: Fullmetal Alchemist Live Action Film Casts Iconic Roles

    Shinbun Saturday: Fullmetal Alchemist Live Action Film Casts Iconic Roles0

    Hello dear readers! Angel here with your newest bits of manga news to start the weekend! The live-action film adaptation of hit manga Fullmetal Alchemist announced its cast on Monday, led by Hey! Say! JUMP’s Ryosuke Yamada as Edward Elric (who you may recognize from the live-action film version of Assassination Classroom. Joining him are

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  • Shinbun Saturday: Tokyo Uses Mangaka to Promote the 2020 Paralympics

    Shinbun Saturday: Tokyo Uses Mangaka to Promote the 2020 Paralympics0

    Hi everyone! Vernieda here with another edition of Shinbun Saturday, bringing you this week’s highlights in manga news. The weather here in the Mid-Atlantic has been teasing us with brief glimpses of the sun, providing a timely reminder that it’s supposed to be spring and that summer is only a month away! And you know

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  • Shinbun Saturday: Attack on Titan Hits Italy

    Shinbun Saturday: Attack on Titan Hits Italy0

    Hi everyone! This is Vernieda, checking in from the U.S. Mid-Atlantic, which seems to have misplaced the sun. What does it look like? I’m not sure I remember! While the dreary days certainly sap energy levels, they are perfect for curling up with a manga. So let’s take a look at what’s been happening in

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  • Shinbun Saturday: Humble Bundle Offers a Deal on Digital Manga

    Shinbun Saturday: Humble Bundle Offers a Deal on Digital Manga0

    Welcome to the latest edition of Shinbun Saturday! I hope the weather where you live is much better than the weather where I’m at. I think I haven’t seen the sun in over a week. Isn’t April supposed to be the month of rain? To kick off this week’s manga news roundup, Kodansha USA has

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  • Shinbun Saturday: The Return of CLAMP’s Favorite Magical Girl

    Shinbun Saturday: The Return of CLAMP’s Favorite Magical Girl0

    Hi everyone! Welcome to the last Saturday of April. Is it still rainy where you live? Or have you moved on to warm, flower-filled days? Here in the Mid-Atlantic, it’s somewhere in between. Rainy or sunny, I hope you’re ready for a blast from the past. Last month, Angel reported that we were getting a

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