Live action

Netflix’s newest anime live-action adaptation is Yu Yu Hakusho

1990s hit rises from the grave with new series by the video streaming giant.

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Monster Hunter movie line to be removed globally following backlash in China

Actors clarify there was no intent to evoke offensive rhyme.

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Monster Hunter movie gets pulled from Chinese theaters in less than a day over “knees” pun

Critics say 10-second scene is racially insensitive.

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Six-hour Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind kabuki stage play is finally coming out on home video

You can enjoy the first-ever complete adaptation of Hayao Miyazaki’s original story from the comfort of your couch.

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How does Japan feel about a Hollywood adaptation of the Yakuza video game series?

Sega’s Japanese mafia gets the Hollywood nod, but not every fan approves.

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Anime/manga One-Punch Man to be turned into a Hollywood live-action movie

An American movie of a Japanese anime inspired by American comic books.

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Netflix is making a live-action, U.S.-made One Piece series with original creator as producer

After years of silence, the live-action Straw Hat Pirates finally set a course to their debut.

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Ghibli anime Whisper of the Heart/Mimi wo Sumaseba is getting a live-action sequel film

Young lovers’ lives aren’t going quite as they planned/promised once they hit adulthood.

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Manga about yakuza-turned-househusband gets live action commercial and we want more【Video】

Nothing’s cooking but some good ol’ yakuza fun.

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Sonic the Hedgehog’s creator still doesn’t like one part of his much-improved movie redesign

The Sega star is looking a lot better after a six-month redesign, but game designer Yuji Naka still thinks there’s something “off.”

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Here’s what Studio Ghibli heroine Nausicaa will look like in her live-action kabuki play

First costumed photos for upcoming adaptation of Hayao Miyazaki’s landmark film show princess protagonist and her anime arc antagonist.

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There’s a Final Fantasy live-action stage musical coming to Tokyo!

Square-Enix’s video game franchise makes the leap from TV screen to theater stage.

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Hayao Miyazaki has turned down multiple offers from Hollywood to make live-action Nausicaa movie

Studio Ghibli co-founder also had two iron-clad conditions for the upcoming kabuki adaptation of his classic anime film.

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Fan-made trailer of live-action Nausicaa leaves Japanese netizens clamoring for more【Video】

We hope you are watching this right now, Hayao Miyazaki.

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POKÉMON Detective Pikachu: Full Picture leaked online ahead of Pokémon film’s official release

Can’t resist taking a sneak peek? OK, but don’t say we didn’t warn you.

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Sonic creator thanks fans for loving character so much that his ugly movie design will be changed

Sonic the Hedgehog’s live-action movie design is too ugly to live, director and studio promise to make changes.

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Good God the live-action Sonic the Hedgehog movie trailer looks weird【Video】

Sonic’s butt, Jim Carrey’s Snidley Whiplash mustache, and “Gangsta’s Paradise” in a preview that we’re not sure if we’re supposed to take seriously.

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Live-action Cowboy Bebop cast revealed by Netflix, but there’s someone missing from the crew

Leaving out the littlest bounty hunter is a big omission, and could signify a difference in tone between the anime and live-action version.

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Hard-drinking Wrinkly Pikachu fan art explodes on Twitter following Detective Pikachu trailer

Japanese artists bring the Pokémon icon’s anime-to-live-action evolution back to illustrated form.

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Even Sonic the Hedgehog’s original creator thinks character’s live-action movie design is ugly

Video game designer Yuji Naka only needs two sentences to explain what’s wrong with this weird-looking version of the Sega star.

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