December 31, 2017 11:59 AM
Filed to: Site News
Just over a year-and-a-half ago, Anime Now! started on a journey to bring what was cool about anime and anime culture directly to you from here at our headquarters in Tokyo, Japan. Today, that journey comes to an end.
December 31, 2017 00:00 AM
Filed to: 2017 in Review
It’s been a hell of a year for Anime Now!. We have done interviews, covered more premieres than I can count, and wrote endless articles about what makes anime so great.
December 30, 2017 03:00 AM
Filed to: Most Anticipated, Record of Grancrest War, Record of Lodoss War
Fans of classic fantasy anime Record of Lodoss War may notice that upcoming anime Record of Grancrest War has a name that’s more than a little similar—and for good reason: the two stories share an author.
December 29, 2017 00:00 AM
Filed to: 2017 in Review, Anime Recommendations, Blame!, Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya: Oath Under the Snow, No Game, No Life Zero, Sword Art: Online Ordinal Scale, The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl
This past year was an awesome one for theatrical anime films—with more than a few getting a limited theatrical release even in the West. And while some of these may have not made it to home video in your neck of the woods yet, these are our picks for the top anime films 2017 had to offer.
December 27, 2017 06:00 AM
Filed to: Let Us Adorn the Morning of Farewells With Promised Flowers, Sayonara no Asa ni Yakusoku no Hana wo Kazarou
Written and directed by Mari Okada (Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day and Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans), Sayonara no Asa ni Yakusoku no Hana wo Kazarou is the story of a young immortal, her mortal child, and their life in a declining kingdom of a low-fantasy world.
December 27, 2017 00:00 AM
Filed to: 2017 in Review, Short-form anime
When most people think of anime, they think of full-length TV episodes of feature films. But what about all those little short-form anime that come out each season? These were the best 2017 had to offer.