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Winners of the 14th Seiyuu Awards

Winners of the 14th Seiyuu Awards

On March 7, winners of the 14th Seiyuu Awards were announced via Nippon Cultural Broadcasting's internet radio program, "Chou! A&G+." To protect the participants and limit the spread of the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19), the executive committee decided to suspend or postpone the live ceremony which is normally held at the Nippon Cultural Broadcasting (JOQR) Media Plus Hall in Tokyo. Winners are listed with their respective talent agency and an example of anime they acted in during 2019 (...

Mar 8, 8:50 AM by Kineta 16 Comments

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'Tenki no Ko' Wins 43rd Japan Academy Prize for Animation of the Year

'Tenki no Ko' Wins 43rd Japan Academy Prize for Animation of the Year

Makoto Shinkai's fantasy romance anime film Tenki no Ko (Weathering With You) won the prize for Animation of the Year award at the 43rd annual Japan Academy Prize ceremony on Friday. The film was nominated alongside Sora no Aosa wo Shiru Hito yo (Her Blue Sky), Detective Conan: The Fist of Blue Sapphire, Lupin III: The First, and One Piece: Stampede. Tenki no Ko premiered in Japan on July 19 last year where it earned 14 billion yen domestically and 186 million dollars worldwide so far. A manga a...
Winners of the 2020 Tokyo Anime Awards Announced

Winners of the 2020 Tokyo Anime Awards Announced

Winners of the 2020 Tokyo Anime Awards were announced on Thursday. Judges selected the winners from a pool of 100 titles that either aired or screened between October 14, 2018 and September 30, 2019. The ceremony will take place between March 13 and 16. Animation of the Year Kimetsu no Yaiba (Television) Tenki no Ko (Film) Fan Award Uta no☆Prince-sama♪ Maji Love Kingdom Movie (Film) Individual Awards Best Director: Makoto Shinkai (Tenki no Ko) Best Script & Original Story: Koyoharu Gotouge (Kime...
Winners of the Newtype Anime Awards 2019

Winners of the Newtype Anime Awards 2019

Winners of the 2019 Newtype Anime Awards were announced at the Machi★Asobi event. The winners were selected by fans in magazine and online polls. The participants were anime and anime movies that aired or opened between July 2018 and April 2019. Best TV Anime Kimetsu no Yaiba Bungou Stray Dogs 3rd Season Banana Fish Sarazanmai Persona 5 the Animation Watashi ni Tenshi ga Maiorita! Toaru Majutsu no Index III Shingeki no Kyojin Season 3 Sword Art Online: Alicization Kemurikusa Best Picture (Film)...
Winners of the 13th Seiyuu Awards

Winners of the 13th Seiyuu Awards

Winners of the 13th Seiyuu Awards were announced today at a ceremony at the Nippon Cultural Broadcasting (JOQR) Media Plus Hall in Tokyo. The event was exclusively broadcast on the Chou! A&G+ radio station. Four new awards have been added: Influencer, Game, Foreign Movie and Drama, and MVS. Winners are listed with their respective talent agency. Best Actor Yuuma Uchida (I'm Enterprise) Best Actress Yuuko Sanpei (Axl One) Best Supporting Actor Toru Furuya (Aoni Production), Kenta Miyake (81 Prod...

Mar 9, 2019 3:42 AM by tsubasalover 22 Comments

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Winners of the 2019 Tokyo Anime Awards Announced

Winners of the 2019 Tokyo Anime Awards Announced

Winners of the Tokyo Anime Awards for 2019 have been announced. There was a winner to best art, color, and film honorary achievement award, but the person has rejected to receive it this year. Animation of the Year Detective Conan Movie 22: Zero The Enforcer (Film) Zombieland Saga (Television) Fan Award Banana Fish (Television) Individual Awards Best Director: Yoshiaki Kyougoku (Yuru Camp△) Best Script & Original Story: Jukki Handa (Kyoukai no Kanata series) Best Animator: Hitomi Kariya (Brade S...
Winners of the Newtype Anime Awards 2018

Winners of the Newtype Anime Awards 2018

Winners of the 2018 Newtype Anime Awards were announced at the Machi★Asobi event. The winners were selected by fans in magazine and online polls. The participants were anime and anime movies that aired or opened between October 2017 and June 2018. Best TV Anime The iDOLM@STER SideM Darling in the FranXX Sora yori mo Tooi Basho Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online Tada-kun wa Koi wo Shinai Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card-hen Persona 5 the Animation Violet Evergarden Kekkai Sensen & Beyond...
Winners of the 12th Seiyuu Awards

Winners of the 12th Seiyuu Awards

Winners of the 12th Seiyuu Awards were announced today at a ceremony at the Nippon Cultural Broadcasting (JOQR) Media Plus Hall in Tokyo. The event was exclusively broadcast on the Chou! A&G+ radio station. Winners are listed with their respective talent agency. Best Actor Toshiyuki Toyonaga (Super Eccentric Theater INC) Best Actress Tomoyo Kurosawa (Mausu Promotion) Best Supporting Actor Junichi Suwabe (Haikyo) Best Supporting Actress Saori Oonishi (I'm Enterprise), Ayane Sakura (I'm Enterpris...
Winners of the 2018 Tokyo Anime Awards Announced

Winners of the 2018 Tokyo Anime Awards Announced

Winners of the Tokyo Anime Awards for 2018 have been announced. Animation of the Year Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni (Film) Kemono Friends (Television) Fan Award Yuri!!! on Ice (Television) Individual Awards Best Director: Tatsuki (Kemono Friends) Best Script & Original Story: Kinoko Nasu (the Fate series) Best Animator: Takahiro Kishida (Keifuku-san) Best Art, Color, and Film: Nobutaka Yoda (Tobidasu PriPara: Mi~nna de Mezase! Idol☆Grand Prix) Best Sound and Performance: Yuki Kajiura (Princess Princ...
Winners of 72nd Mainichi Film Awards Announced

Winners of 72nd Mainichi Film Awards Announced

This year's winners of the 72nd Mainichi Film Awards were announced on Thursday by the Mainichi Shimbun and Sports Nippon Shimbun. Complex x Complex, a 25-minute animated short by Miyuki Fukuda, won the award for the Best Animation Film. It was produced in 2015 and centers around a female student who has an obsession with armpit hair. The film was screened in North America at the New York Japan CineFest event on June 2 last year. The Noburou Oofuji award for creative expression has been given t...
Winners of the Newtype Anime Awards 2017

Winners of the Newtype Anime Awards 2017

Winners of the 2017 Newtype Anime Awards were announced at the Machi★Asobi event. The winners were selected by fans in magazine and online polls. The participants were anime and anime movies that aired or opened between October 2016 and September 2017. Best TV Anime Fate/Apocrypha Bungou Stray Dogs 2nd Season Katsugeki/Touken Ranbu Kemono Friends Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! 2 Yuri!!! on Ice Kakegurui Shingeki no Kyojin Season 2 Re:Creators Isekai Shokudou Best Picture (Film) Sword Art...
Winners of the 11th Seiyuu Awards

Winners of the 11th Seiyuu Awards

Winners of the 11th Seiyuu Awards were announced today at a ceremony at the Nippon Cultural Broadcasting (JOQR) Media Plus Hall in Tokyo. The event was simultaneously broadcast on the Chou! A&G+ radio station in a program hosted by Rika Tachibana. Winners are listed with their respective talent agency. Best Actor Ryunosuke Kamiki (Amuse) Best Actress Mone Kamishiraishi (Toho Entertainment) Best Supporting Actor Houchuu Ootsuka (Crazy Box) Best Supporting Actress Megumi Han (Atomic Monkey) Best...

Mar 18, 2017 3:44 AM by tsubasalover 35 Comments

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'Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni' Wins 40th Japan Academy Prize for Animation of the Year

'Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni' Wins 40th Japan Academy Prize for Animation of the Year

During the 40th edition of the annual Japan Academy Prize ceremony on Friday, the award association announced that Sunao Katabuchi's Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni (In This Corner of the World) is the winner of the Animation of the Year award. The movie was nominated alongside Kimi no Na wa. (Your Name.), Koe no Katachi, Rudolf to Ippaiattena, and One Piece Film: Gold in January. Nominated works must have premiered in Japanese theaters between December 16, 2015, and December 15, 2016. Kono Sekai no K...
Winners of the 2017 Tokyo Anime Awards Announced

Winners of the 2017 Tokyo Anime Awards Announced

Winners of the Tokyo Anime Awards have been announced for 2017. Animation of the Year Koe no Katachi (Film) Yuri!!! On Ice (Television) Fan Award Yuri!!! On Ice (Television) Individual Awards Best Director: Makoto Shinkai (Kimi no Na wa.) Best Script & Original Story: Reiko Yoshida (Koe no Katachi) Best Animator: Tadashi Hiramatsu (Yuri!!! On Ice) Best Art, Color, and Film: Shunichirou Yoshihara (JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken: Diamond wa Kudakenai) Best Sound and Performance: Hiroyuki Sawano (Koutets...
Winners of 71st Mainichi Film Awards Announced

Winners of 71st Mainichi Film Awards Announced

The winners for the 71st Annual Mainichi Film Award, hosted by the Mainichi Shimbun and Sports Nippon Shimbun were announced on Thursday. Hideaki Anno and Shinji Haguchi's Shin Godzilla received the Best Film Award. It is the 31st film in Godzilla franchise and the 29th Godzilla film produced by Toho. Shin Godzilla premiered in Japan on July 29, 2016 and earned 8 billion yen, becoming the highest grossing live-action Japanese film of 2016. Sunao Katabuchi's Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni (In This Co...
Best Seiyuu Ranking Selected by 200 Seiyuu

Best Seiyuu Ranking Selected by 200 Seiyuu

TV Asahi announced the best seiyuu ranking based on the poll of popular seiyuu in celebration of one hundred years of anime history on Monday. TV Asahi asked two hundred seiyuu to nominate seiyuu whom they respect. *1. Kouichi Yamadera *2. Masako Nozawa *3. Keiji Fujiwara *4. Miyuki Sawashiro *5. Tomokazu Seki *6. Mayumi Tanaka *7. Minami Takayama *8. Ryuusei Nakao *9. Toshio Furukawa 10. Akio Ootsuka 11. Megumi Hayashibara 12. Toshiyuki Morikawa 13. Hidekatsu Shibata 14. Junichi Suwabe 15. Koto...

Jan 12, 2017 8:33 AM by tsubasalover 61 Comments

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Winners of the Newtype Anime Awards 2016

Winners of the Newtype Anime Awards 2016

Winners of the 2016 Newtype Anime Awards were announced at the Machi Asobi event. The winners were selected by fans in magazine and online polls. The participants were anime and anime movies that aired or opened between October 2015 and September 2016. Best TV Anime (Top 10) Koutetsujou no Kabaneri Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu Macross Δ High School Fleet Gintama Bungou Stray Dogs Monogatari Series JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken: Diamond wa Kudakenai Durarara!!x2 Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shuku...
MyAnimeList Streams 10th Seiyuu Awards Ceremony from DAISUKI

MyAnimeList Streams 10th Seiyuu Awards Ceremony from DAISUKI

MyAnimeList announced on Monday that it is providing users access to a recording of the 10th Seiyuu Awards ceremony, which was held in Tokyo last month. The announcement is part of a continuing cooperation with streaming content provider DAISUKI to provide MyAnimeList users direct access to anime and related content from Japan. The two-hour ceremony with acceptance speeches by the award winners was originally streamed live by the Chou! A&G+ radio station. In previous years, winners of the Seiyu...
Winners of the 2016 Tokyo Anime Awards Announced

Winners of the 2016 Tokyo Anime Awards Announced

Winners of the Tokyo Anime Awards have been announced for 2016. Animation of the Year Love Live! The School Idol Movie (Film) Shirobako (Television) Fan Award Gintama (Television) Individual Awards Best Director: Yoichi Fujita (Binbougami ga!) Best Script & Original Story: Shuu Matsubara (Osomatsu-san) Best Animator: Chikashi Kubota (Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo) Best Character Design & Mechanical Design: Naoyuki Asano (Saint☆Oniisan (Movie)) Honorary Achievement Awards Character Designer, Director: To...

Mar 21, 2016 1:56 PM by Snow 87 Comments

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Winners of the 10th Seiyuu Awards

Winners of the 10th Seiyuu Awards

Winners of the 10th Seiyuu Awards were announced today at a ceremony at the Nippon Cultural Broadcasting (JOQR) Media Plus Hall in Tokyo. The event was simultaneously broadcast on the Chou! A&G+ radio station in a program hosted by seiyuu Ruriko Aoki. A recording of the event will be streamed worldwide on DAISUKI on a later date. Winners are listed with their respective talent agency. Best Actor Yoshitsugu Matsuoka (I'm Enterprise) Best Actress Inori Minase (Sony Music Artists) Best Supporting...

Mar 12, 2016 2:08 AM by arsonal 89 Comments

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