Nippon Television Network, one of Japan's top five commercial networks, and Sony Pictures Television are joining forces to launch GEM a channel for Asian viewers.
Corporate giants seek to revive genre
TOKYO — In its fifth week on release, "Doraemon: Nobita’s Space Heroes," the latest entry in the long-running “Doraemon” animation series, retained its number one slot at the Japanese box office. For…
"Frozen" was named the Animation of the Year in the theatrical feature division at the Tokyo Anime Award Festival.
"Assassination Classroom," a live-action film based on Yusei Matsui's hit comic, tops the weekend chart.
Nature-themed park may be built on island where US presence is highly contested.
Hacking costs predicted as "not material" in full year.
The latest installment in the long-running animated series about a blue robot cat and his boy companion, topped the Japanese box office.
TOKYO – "Meeting Dr. Sun" by Taiwanese director Yee Chih-Yen received the Grand Prix for best picture at the Osaka Asian Film Festival's awards ceremony Sunday at ABC Hall in Osaka. The high school…
TOKYO – The latest installment in the "Doraemon" animated series for kids, "Doraemon: Nobita's Space Heroes," bowed atop the Japanese box office for the March 7-8 weekend. Released on 365 screens…
DVD specialist joins expanding list of Japanese indies to go bust