The release of Nintendo’s recent quarterly report for the first half of Fiscal Year 2021 (FY21), ending September 30 has allowed us to access the latest data in relation to sales of Nintendo’s software and hardware along with the company’s financial condition. Sales of hardware and software have recorded higher growth when compared to Fiscal … Continue reading Nintendo’s Top Selling Software and Units as of September 30, 2020
Remember the visual teaser released back around May 2019 featured along with the season two’s announcement? Looks like Rimuru Tempest, the main character from the series, “Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken” will receive a figurine that looks exactly like the teaser. This was announced recently by F:NEX via its website together with a slew of … Continue reading Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken, Rimuru to Receive a Figurine Based on 2nd Season’s Teaser Visual
After an eight and a half year of serialization, sports Manga “Haiyku!!” finally concluded with the release of its chapter 402 on July 19, 2020. If you have not read it yet, the chapter can be found available for free via Viz Media here. The story centers around Shouyou Hinata, who despite being small, decided … Continue reading Final Volume of “Haikyu!!” Scheduled for November Release in Japan
After going through an absorption-type company split with DWANGO Co., Ltd., Gzbrain Inc., and Daihyakka NEWS, Inc. in 2019, Kadokawa Corporation (previously known as Kadokawa Dwango Corporation before the split) implemented a structural reform in its Web Service Business. As a result, it saw profit soared the fiscal year ended March 31, 2020 despite the … Continue reading Kadokawa Corporation Reports Lower Net Sales, But Higher Profit for Fiscal Year 2019 Ending March 2020
Spy X Family Sales Exceeded 4 Million Copies Sold in Japan.
The Association of Japanese Animations (AJA) released the Anime Industry Report 2019 back in December last year, but the English and Japanese summary of the report for the public to consume were not made available till later this year. The report summarizes the industry’s performance on a year-to-year basis taking into account several aspects such … Continue reading Japanese Animation Market Hit an All-Time High in 2018, But Sales in the Overseas Market have Decelerated
Square Enix Holdings has registered a positive growth as profit went up 9% from ¥19 billion (~$177 million) for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2019 to ¥21 billion (~$196 million) for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2020 according to its latest Financial Report available here (page 13). Final Fantasy XIV Shadow Bringer, released … Continue reading Square Enix’s Profit Grew as of Fiscal Year Ended March 31 2020, But Impact of the Novel Coronavirus Outbreak May Dampen Financial Earnings in 2021