Gintama

Who Will Play Jesus and Buddha in This Highly Anticipated Japanese Series?

With over 3 billion Yen in box-office earnings, Gintama became the top grossing live-action film in Japan in 2017. In 2018, while director Yuichi Fukuda and actor Takayuki Yamada film the sequel to Hideaki Sorachi’s famous gag manga, they will also work on another highly anticipated live-action series adaptation: Saint Oniisan. Also known as Saint…

Prepare for the Upcoming ‘Gintama’ Live Action by Joining This Event in Kyoto!

Calling all Gintama (銀魂) fans, are you up for some adventure? Then get ready as the most anticipated Gintama live action film is currently collaborating with the City of Kyoto (京都) in commemoration of its premiere on the 14th of July 2017! Gintama’s anime and live action adaptation is uniting for an event which will…

5 Japanese Live Action Anime Adaptations You Have to See in 2017

2017 started strong with a whole new array of films set to impress, touch, inspire, and make us admire the movie industry once again. But if it’s about live action adaptations of some of the most notable anime (アニメ) series we all come to love, there’s Japan that makes sure she owns the spotlight. In…

Crazy for Japanese Actor Shun Oguri? Here Are 6 of His Finest Roles Yet!

Well-defined eyebrows, piercing eyes, chiseled jaw, and the menacing presence – all of these describe Japan’s pride and top actor Shun Oguri (小栗 旬). But one would be a fool to think that his looks are the only reason behind his world-famous status. More than any of that, he has talents that set him apart…

Which Anime is the Latest to Get Its Own Live-Action Film Adaptation?

Usually, when a manga or anime series achieves popularity, a live-action film or series will follow suit. It has already happened to many series such as ‘Great Teacher Onizuka’, ‘Ouran High School Host Club’, and ‘Rurouni Kenshin’, and now it is Gintama (銀魂)’s turn to get its own live-action film adaptation! Synopsis of Gintama In…