People March For Climate Action In Shibuya

People march for climate action in Shibuya

A group of young people has marched in Tokyo's Shibuya Ward, calling for action against global warming.

More than 1,000 demonstrators, including university students and children, took part in Friday's rally. It comes ahead of the UN Climate Action Summit that will be held in New York next week.

Koizumi On Way To Ny For Un Climate Action Meeting

Koizumi on way to NY for UN climate action meeting

Environment Minister Shinjiro Koizumi is on his way to New York to attend the UN Climate Action Summit and related events. This is his first trip overseas since taking office earlier this month.

Before leaving Narita Airport on Saturday, Koizumi told reporters that he will convey the message that Japan is an essential player in tackling global issues.

Weather Official Urges Action To Protect Lives

Weather official urges action to protect lives

Japan's Meteorological Agency has advised residents in rain-stricken parts of Nagasaki Prefecture to take all necessary action to preserve their lives.

The agency issued its highest level emergency warning for extremely heavy rain in some cities and towns in the southwestern prefecture on Saturday morning.

‘final Fantasy Xiv' Live-action Tv Show Is In The Works

‘Final Fantasy XIV' Live-Action TV Show Is In The Works

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It makes a lot of sense as to why studios want to recreate video games as TV series or movies. This is because the plot is there, characters are already developed, and there is already a following which more or less guarantees some level of success. However, more often than not, a lot of adaptations tend to fall flat on their faces.

Sony Rx0 Ii Action Camera Launched

Sony RX0 II Action Camera Launched

When it comes to action cameras, GoPro has been more or less the leader in that space. However Sony has been challenging GoPro in that space and with the company’s latest offering, the Sony RX0 II, it looks like they could make a pretty compelling argument.

The RX0 II, as its name implies, will be the successor to the Sony RX0 that was launched in 2017. It has been about 2 years since the previous launch so it was due for a refresh. What makes Sony’s offering interesting is how it actually comes with a tiny flip-up display which will be useful when trying to capture weird angles or selfies.

Japan To Urge S.korea To Take Appropriate Action

Japan to urge S.Korea to take appropriate action

Japan plans to urge South Korea to respond appropriately to the ruling by its Supreme Court on wartime compensation. But it may ask for international arbitration if bilateral negotiations do not bear fruit.

The South Korean court ordered a Japanese firm on Tuesday to compensate 4 Korean men who say they were forced to work at steel mills during World War Two.

Abe Wary Of Retaliatory Trade Action Against Us

Abe wary of retaliatory trade action against US

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has expressed reservations about immediately imposing retaliatory tariffs on US imports.

Abe told an Upper House committee meeting on Monday that it is most important to avoid having Japanese products slapped with sanctions by the United States.

Additional Cast For 'bleach' Live-action Film Announced

Additional cast for 'BLEACH' live-action film announced

Additional cast members for the upcoming movie 'BLEACH' have been announced. 

'BLEACH' is the live action film adaptation of Kubo Tite's popular manga series. It tells a story of a boy named 'Kurosaki Ichigo', who receives soul reaper powers from a soul reaper named 'Kukichi Rukia.' Ichigo will be played by Fukushi Sota and Rukia by Sugisaki Hana. 

Pacific Island Nations Urge N.korea To Take Action

Pacific island nations urge N.Korea to take action

Pacific island leaders have referred to North Korean issues for the first time in a joint declaration issued at the end of a meeting in Japan.

Leaders from Japan as well as 18 Pacific island nations and territories ended a 2-day summit in the city of Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture, on Saturday.

[alexandros] To Be In Charge Of Theme Songs For 'bleach' Live-action Film

[ALEXANDROS] to be in charge of theme songs for 'Bleach' live-action film

[ALEXANDROS] will be providing both the theme song "Mosquito Bite" and insert song "MILK" for the upcoming 'BLEACH' live-action film adaptation (July 20th premiere). 

'BLEACH' is the live action film adaptation of Kubo Tite's popular manga series. It tells a story of a boy named 'Kurosaki Ichigo', who receives soul reaper powers from a soul reaper named 'Kukichi Rukia.' Ichigo will be played by Fukushi Sota and Rukia by Sugisaki Hana. Recently, MIYAVI was cast as the role of 'Kukichi Byakuya.'

'kingdom' To Get Live-action Film Adaptation

'KINGDOM' to get live-action film adaptation

It's been announced that Hara Yasuhisa's manga, "KINGDOM," will receive a live-action film adaptation. 

'KINGDOM' is a historical action manga set during the Warring States period in China. Its story revolves around a young boy named Xin who aims to become a top general of the army. It began its serialization in 'Weekly Young Jump' in 2006 and has been adapted into anime and games. In 2016, it was turned into a live-action animation starring Yamazaki Kento as Xin to commemorate its 10th anniversary. 

Miyavi To Star In 'bleach' Live Action Film

MIYAVI to star in 'BLEACH' live action film

It's been announced that MIYAVI will star in the upcoming 'BLEACH' film. 

'BLEACH' is the live action film adaptation of Kubo Tite's popular manga series. It tells a story of a boy named 'Kurosaki Ichigo', who receives soul reaper powers from a soul reaper named 'Kukichi Rukia.' Ichigo will be played by Fukushi Sota and Rukia by Sugisaki Hana. 

Anime News: Minami Hamabe To Star In Tv Live-action 'kakegurui'

ANIME NEWS: Minami Hamabe to star in TV live-action 'Kakegurui'

A live-action TV drama adaptation of the popular manga "Kakegurui--Compulsive Gambler" will premiere on Jan. 14, with Minami Hamabe playing the protagonist, Yumeko Jabami.

The drama series is based on the original manga series of the same name by Homura Kawamoto, which is currently running in the monthly Gangan Joker comic anthology. The comic book series boasts 3.7 million copies in print, with the title adapted into an animated TV series in 2017.

Chotto Mate Yakyubu! (live-action)

Chotto Mate Yakyubu! (live-action)The baseball team at Kenritsu Jingen High School is an average team. A new semester begins. Hiroki Ohori (Kenta Suga), Kohei Akimoto (Yuta Koseki) and Natsuki Miyata (Ryosuke Yamamoto) are members of the baseball team. One day, Hiroki fails a test and receives a failing grade. Hiroki will attempt to retake the test and if he doesn't pass, he won't be able to part in training camp.