‘Akira’ 4K Remaster Screening in Select US Theaters This Month

The long-awaited upgrade to Katsuhiro Otomo's iconic anime film is headed to a limited batch of theaters this month. Following… Read More

September 13, 2020

‘Akira’ 4K Restoration Still Set for IMAX Debut in Japan Amidst Coronavirus Outbreak

The iconic anime film is opening in 36 theaters across Japan as COVID-19 cases keep mounting. Amidst a global pandemic,… Read More

March 21, 2020

Unfinished Prototype of Canceled ‘Akira’ Video Game Surfaces

An unreleased demo of the shelved 16-bit game has been unearthed. 25 years after it was intended for release, a… Read More

December 27, 2019

Akira Creator Announces New Anime Series Based on The Iconic Film

Otomo also shared teasers for Akira's 4k restoration and his upcoming film, Orbital Era. As the world braces itself for a… Read More

July 6, 2019

‘Akira’ Live-Action Reboot Sets a Release Date

Mark your calendars. Taika Waititi's live-action Akira reboot is in the books. According to Consequence of Sound, the film has received a… Read More

May 25, 2019

The Live Action ‘Akira’ Reboot is Really Happening

Directed by Thor: Ragnarok's Taika Waititi, produced by Leonardo DiCaprio's Appian Way. After years of incubation, the live action Akira reboot is finally a… Read More

April 6, 2019

Supreme To Open Brooklyn Location, Collaborating with ‘Akira’ Creator on New Collection

The hypebeast holy grail Though he's turned them down on countless occasions, Akira creator and anime visionary, Katsuhiro Otomo, appears to have finally given… Read More

October 3, 2017

‘Akira’ Soundtrack Finally Being Reissued On Vinyl

This is the first time the vinyl is being reissued since its original pressing in 1988. Composed by Dr. Shoji Yamashiro… Read More

July 19, 2017