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Live action adaptations of popular anime and manga continue to be the trend in Japanese cinema this year with the upcoming productions for everything from suspense (e. g. Death Note) and fantasy (Full Metal Alchemist).

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KTLA Los Angeles Times

Two brothers went to an anime convention last weekend after the older sibling shot and killed their parents inside their San Jose home, newly released court documents alleged. Hasib Bin Golamrabbi, 22, is seen in a photo distributed by the San Jos...

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Superheroes are extremely popular right now. Regardless of how you feel about the trend of a new comic-based movie or television series premiering every five minutes, it's undeniable that cape-wearing do-gooders currently dominate pop culture.

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Crunchyroll Nate Ming

Fanart Friday returns, and it will not cost you a hundred bucks in quarters to see the end of this article. Last week, we liked favorited and followed some cool people as we took a trip through Anitwitter, but this week we're hitting the arcades (...

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Mikufan.com jrharbort

Well, that didn't take long! Just a couple days after SEGA's announcement of the Japanese version of Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X HD (PS4) being pushed forward in launch to August 25th, SEGA of America has announced the North American versions wil...

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The two earthquakes that have devastated Southern Japan have affected a lot of lives and businesses, with many still out in the streets and nowhere to go. The earthquakes also bring even more bad news to the manga world, as the popular shoujo mang...

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RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Grab your tickets and your keyblades, because two Kingdom Hearts concert series are coming with a total of 15 performances in six countries. Back in 2002, it would have been extremely easy for Disney and Final Fantasy developer Square to shake han...

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By Jenni . April 28, 2016 . 10:30am Odin Sphere Leifthrasir has five stars, and Atlus has been gradually reintroducing people to each one through trailers. So far, we've met Gwendolyn, Cornelius, and Mercedes, and now it's time to see Oswald.

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2016 will mark the 10th anniversary of Kyoto Animation's (K-ON! , Clannad) anime adaptation of Nagaru Tanigawa and Noizi Ito's The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya (Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuuutsu) light novel series.

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The UK Anime Network has been serving anime fans in the UK since 1996, and we're chock full of reviews, news, articles and competitions :) Enter our latest competition To celebrate the UK cinema release of Miss Hokusai, we have a poster to give away!

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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The partnership between Discotek Media and Crunchyroll is certainly paying off for streaming fans as they're getting some great content to check out that might not get streamed otherwise. The latest addition is that of Mazinger Z, which brings the...

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By Joel Couture . April 28, 2016 . 5:30pm Visual novel Root Double- Before Crime * After Days- Xtend Edition, which is now available on Steam, lets players guide the story through emotion instead of clear-cut choices, creating some unpredictable p...

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moetron ☆萌えトロン | Celebrating 10 Years~! Search Skip to content About Info Moetron-Subs Archive Search for: Games, Media, Music, Nico Nico April 29, 2016 pKjd Leave a comment Squid Sisters full concert from Niconico Choukagi 2016 now available.

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Bandai Namco released the first gameplay, new details, and the final box art for The Idolmaster: Platinum Stars at Niconico Chokaigi 2016. A free PlayStation 4 theme distribution campaign was also announced.

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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The webmanga series Kiitarou Shounen no Youkai Enikki from Reiichi Kageyama is the latest to get the nod as an anime adaptation as announced by the official site. Details are slim at the moment other than noting that Creators in Pack will be handl...

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Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Earlier this week Bandai Namco announced an October 27 Japanese launch for Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization along with a new trailer. Now the company's American branch is here to share the English version, so dig in for a preview of the the ba...

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Listen up, people! It's time for us to head to our desks, as Bueno teaches us about the essential elements that go into creating a hero helmet during Tokusatsu Film School's first session. The best part about Bueno's demonstration is that he focus...

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The official website of the successful Kickstarter anime Under the Dog has finally revealed that the project will be released on August 1st. Accompanying the announcement, a brand new visual, the main cast and a new trailer were also revealed.

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Japanese rock band BAND-MAID has been gathering attention all over the world with their cute looks and hardcore music. The band has now announced that they will be playing a one-man show in Mexico this October!

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Go Nagai's Cutie Honey is getting another live-action adaptation in the form of a movie called Cutie Honey -Tears-. This time Mariya Nishiuchi plays the lead role, with Asai Takeshi directing the mix of live-action and CG, and a new teaser is here...

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Photos courtesy of MediaLab. Premiere Japanese Pop Culture Event Announces Exciting Slate Of Top Japanese Pop/Rock/Electronica/Dance Artists Source: MediaLab press release Official Site: J-POP. com Special Thanks to Erik Jansen Image courtesy of M...

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'或る爆弾' (Aru Bakudan ) "A Certain Bomb" 'ヨコハマギャングスタアパラダヰス' (Yokohama Gyandasutaa Parudasu) "Yokohama Gangster Paradise " '運命論者の悲み' (Unmeironsha no Himi) "The Tragedy of the Fatalist" When I first started Bungou Stray Dogs, I thought the premiere wa...

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Yuzu will embark on their first Asia tour "YUZU ASIA TOUR 2016 Summer NATSUIRO" starting in July. The tour is slated to kick off on July 9 in Singapore. The duo will then travel to Hong Kong and Taiwan before returning to Japan to hold four shows ...

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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

After two seasons that have arrived so far with Funimation streaming them, the official site for Rainy Cocoa has revealed that a third season is in the works for the property. No timeline or production information has been revealed about it, but i...

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Posted 29/04/2016 Thanks to the agreement between Japanese studio Sunrise and UK distributor Anime Limited, we're being flooded with all things Mobile Suit Gundam these days. Having brought the original Mobile Suit Gundam to Blu-ray last year, and...

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