Release of “Koe No Katachi” cancelled due to theater unavailability

(Updated 4/11/2017 1434H) Philippine distributor Pioneer Films has announced on Tuesday (April 11) that the release of anime film “Koe no Katachi” (A Silent Voice) has been cancelled due to unavailability of theaters. According to Pioneer Films, the movie has been rescheduled to an unconfirmed date. Stay tuned for further announcement. The movie was initially scheduled on the 15th of April on local…

“Kuroko no Basket movie: Last Game” to screen in the Philippines

Odex Private Limited has announced last Saturday, April 8, 2017, that they will be screening “Kuroko No Basket movie: Last Game” in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines. The screening schedules are as follows:  Singapore: GV – 4 May 2017  Malaysia: GSC – 4 May 2017  Philippines: SM Cinema – 17 May 2017  Indonesia: CGV-Blitz, Cinemaxx,…

Detective Conan Movie The Crimson Love Letter to be shown in the Philippines

Odex Private Limited has announced last Saturday, April 8, 2017, that they will be screening the latest Detective Conan movie, “The Crimson Love Letter” in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines. Screening schedules are as follows: Singapore: GV – 18 May 2017 Malaysia: GSC – 22 June 2017 Philippines: SM Cinema – 12 July 2017 Indonesia:…

“Frame Arms Girl” streams on Facebook on April 7

“Frame Arms Girl” has announced on Tuesday that its official Facebook page will stream the anime series on their social media page. The stream will be available only to Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam and The Philippines. The first episode will be streamed on Friday,  April 7 2017, 9 PM (SGT). Anime News Network describe the series as follows: Ao…

“Knights of Sidonia” airs next week on TV5’s prime-time slot

TV5 has announced on Thursday that hit mecha anime “Knights of Sidonia” will air next week on channel. The series will premiere on April 12 at 9:30 PM. Synopsis from Aniplus Asia Sidonia, a ship with a population of over 500,000 people, is once again threatened by the Gauna, a strange alien race which destroyed the…

“KanColle the Movie” gets one-day screening in the Philippines

(Updated April 18) Aniplus Asia has announced on Wednesday (April 5) that “Kancolle: The Movie” is getting a one-day fan screening in four countries in Southeast Asia. Schedules are as follows: Singapore – 15 April Malaysia – 16 April Indonesia – 29 April Philippines – (Postponed to 06 May from 22 April)   Fans are getting exclusive premium…

“Cardcaptor Sakura” gets OAD this Fall

The official website for Clamp’s Cardcaptor Sakura has released last Saturday a promotional video for its new anime this Fall. The new OAD is titled “Sakura to Futasu no Kuma” and it is the prologue for the “Clear Card Arc” anime series. “Sakura to Futasu no Kuma” will come bundled with the special edition Cardcaptor Sakura:Clear…

Japanese rock band RADWIMPS adds Singapore to Asian tour stops in June

[PRESS RELEASE] After releasing their newest album, “Ningen Kaika” (Human Bloom), Japanese rock band, RADWIMPS had previously announced their Asian tour for 2017, visiting countries such as as South Korea, Hong Kong, Thailand and Taiwan. Singapore marks the latest addition to the tour and the band will be performing at Megabox Event Hall @ Big…

“Umaru-chan” on Yey! channel this April

ABS-CBN’s digital television channel YEY! has announced that they will be airing “Himouto! Umaru-chan” starting April 2 at 7:30PM on the channel. Anime News Network describes the series as follows: Umaru is Taihei’s little sister who boasts beautiful looks as well as prowess in both school and sports. However, she has a certain secret. She’s…

Animax Asia reveals its “Same-Day-as-Japan” anime line-up for April 2017 

Animax Asia has revealed two same-day-as-Japan simulcast series premiering on channel for the month of April. APRIL LINE-UP My Hero Academia Season 2 (Same-day-as-Japan) Premieres on 1 April, every Saturday at 10pm Alice & Zouroku (Same-day-as-Japan) Premieres on 2 April, every Sunday at 11pm This Art Club Has a Problem! Premieres on 11 April, every Monday…

‘BanG Dream!’ Vol. 1 to be available in PH bookstores soon

Shogakukan Asia Pte Ltd has announced last Wednesday (March 29) that Volume 1 of the highly-anticipated English-language release of Bushiroad Media’s “BanG Dream!” manga will be released on March 30 in Singapore. After the launch in Singapore, the manga will also be making its way to bookstore in five other Southeast Asian countries: Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei, Thailand…

“Koe no Katachi” to be released next month

The play-date of the anime movie “Koe no Katachi” (A Silent Voice) has been unveiled. According to SM Cinema website, the release date of the film is on April 15, 2017. SM Cinema describes the movie as follows: The story revolves around Nishimiya Shoko, a grade school student who has impaired hearing. She transfers into a new…

HERO TV announces anime line-up for April 2017

Local anime cable channel HERO TV has announced last Thursday (March 30) its anime line-up for the month of April 2017. The line-up includes Pandora in the Crimson Shell (April 21), Fate Kaleid Liner Prisma Ilya 3Rei! (April 28) and for HERO Theatrix, Samurai X OVA (April 23 and 30). HERO TV is available on Skycable and…

ANIPLUS Asia announces April 2017 Highlights

  Southeast Asian anime channel Aniplus has announced its anime highlight for the month of April 2017.   APRIL LINE-UP Attack on Titan Season 2 (Right After Japan) Season Premiere: April 2, Every Sun 6PM Encore: Every Sun 10PM Berserk 2 (Right After Japan) Season Premiere: April 7, Fri 10PM (Double Premiere Episode) New Episode:…

“Koe No Katachi” coming soon on SM Cinema

The official website for SM Cinema has listed “Koe No Katachi” (A Silent Voice) on movies to be release soon on their cinemas. Pioneer Films has previously teased that the movie will be released in the Philippines soon. The film is based on Yoshitoki Oima’s manga of the same name. SYNOPSIS The story revolves around Nishimiya Shoko,…