Welcome to the Anime Rapid Pulse for the week of February 8, 2020! This is a roundup of anime news stories that take care of themselves by the headlines alone. Not all news stories need paragraphs upon paragraphs to get the point across, but sometimes they are too important to be ignored. The Anime Rapid Pulse solves this by just rapid firing those news stories to you in one convenient post!

  • Black Clover manga takes a 1-week break
  • Tomodachi manga has gone back on hiatus after just 1 new chapter
  • Demon Slayer has 1 million copies in circulation, Jump Novel’s fastest manga to do so
  • Pleasure & Corruption manga set to end on February 21
  • Beyblade Burst Rise set to premiere on February 8 on Disney XD
  • Fairy Tail RPG game delayed until June 25
  • Woodpecker Detective’s Office set to debut on April 13
  • Ascendance of a Bookworm II set to premiere on April 4, episode count set at 12
  • Sumiko Gurashi has earned 1.4 billion yen at the box office so far
  • Hakushon Daimaou set to premiere on April 11
  • Castlevania III set to premiere on Netflix on March 5
  • Poccolies set to premiere in April
  • Tower of God set to premiere in Spring 2020
  • Hikari-Man manga is on hiatus until March

That’s going to wrap things up for this week. News headlines were compiled from Anime News Network and Crunchyroll

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Josh (or J.J. as some have come to call him), is a long-time geek culture enthusiast with a deep passion for anime, manga and Japanese culture. Josh also has a Bachelor of Arts in Game Design and is a creative writer who has created original content for over 20 years! He is also the author of the original English light novel Final Hope.