News Weekend Wrapup: 23/5 - 29/5
The weekend wrapup returns for a fairly successful week, with Eva:2.22 beating sales records, The premiere of the Iron Man anime being announced and people being able to walk the streets of Akihabara on Sundays;
- "Pedestrian's Paradise" returns to Akihabara on Sundays after two years.
- Susan Boyle's "Who I Was Born to Be" will be the theme to upcoming movie Welcome to the Space Show.
- The first day sales of Evangelion: 2.0 You Can [Not] Advance (movie) (Eva: 2.22) topped one day sales with sold 124,000 DVDs and 195,000 Blu-ray Discs sold beating both Anime and Blu-Ray sales records.
- Studio Ghibli is animating two new shorts for the Ghibli Museum.
- Iron Man anime preview date set in Japan and US.
Hisashi Eguchi's boxing manga got a short movie treatment back in 1990, but does it hold up?
The sequel to the popular Fate/Kaleid series makes it's summer debut!
- Date A Live
- Problem Children Are Coming From Another World, Aren't They?
David finds himself impressed with a full-on giant robot Hello Kitty from the Chogokin line.