We love anime! But we're less thrilled about them when they get the live-action treatment.
In honor of the upcoming, which kicks off with a preview night on Wednesday, we decided to take a look at some of the upcoming and rumored live-action adaptations. Netflix's American remake of " ," a famous Japanese anime and manga about a mysterious notebook that lets the owner kill anyone with a pen stroke, is set to have a big showing at the convention. Then there's the upcoming live-action series adaptation of sci-fi action/comedy/jazz mash-up " "
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These live action anime adaptations are freaking us out (The 3:59, Ep. 254)