It was reported that long-time anime and tokusatsu composer Michiaki Watanabe has passed away. He was 96 years old.
Singer Ichirou Mizuki announced on his official Twitter account that he is currently suffering from partial vocal cord paralysis, and will focus on healing and recovering for now.
It was reported that prolific writer Shozo Uehara has passed away last January 2nd. He was 82 years old.
Stan Lee, best known to most fans as the man who co-created the Marvel universe alongside Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko and many other co-creators recently passed away at the age of 95.
PIE International will release a collection of famed hero and mecha designer Katsushi Murakami's draft materials in a 250-page full-color art book!
As we all know, Stan Lee tried pitching Super Sentai in TV networks in the United States back in the 80's. More on that, an old newspaper article has surfaced online revealed that Lee tried bringing Taiyou Sentai Sun Vulcan in the United States back in 1982!