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August 9, 2013, 10:00 PM
August 9, 2013, 10:00 PM

It has been announced that KAT-TUN‘s Ueda Tatsuya will be starring in a stage play next year to be directed by Ninagawa Yukio. This is the 1st time that the KAT-TUN member will be starring in a stage play by Ninagawa.

Nostalgia Critic releases his punches at the English adaptation of Sailor Moon that aired in the United States from 1995 to 2000. It seems the biggest wonder for Nostaligia Critic is why Sailor Moon, even in its most awkward English adaptation, gr...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Some new details on Pokémon X and Pokémon Y recently popped up in Shogakukan's CoroCoro magazine, the biggest being the reveal of "Mega" evolutions for certain Pokémon. As Serebii.

Siliconera Spencer

Most teaser sites are just a logo for a game and if you're lucky a few screenshots. While the Attack of Titan teaser site lacks information about the 3DS game, it's presentation is pretty cool. Check it out here.

The September issue of Square Enix's Monthly Shonen Gangan magazine is revealing on Monday the main cast for the live-action film adaptation of Yoshiki Tonogai's psychological suspense manga Judge. Koji Seto (live-action Moshidora, Sadako 3D) will...

Siliconera Sato

Monster Hunter 4's cover monster is Goa Magara, but we haven't seen much of him, aside from knowing him as a terrifying, dark dragon-like creature. Capcom gives us a closer look at the upcoming dark terror in their latest update.

SGCafe KarbyP

It's already 6PM on Friday, August 9 here in Singapore (it's our National Day! )But over in Baltimore, Maryland, USA (where Otakon, one of the biggest anime conventions in the US, will be happening from August 9 to 11) it is only 6AM on a Friday m... jrharbort

On Aug 3, the Tokyo Otaku Mode sponsored two-part "First Latte Art Showdown" was held at the AppBank Store in Shinjuku. Latte art is a forte of skilled baristas who create designs in cappuccinos and lattes using high grade techniques.

Kotaku East Evan Narcisse

At first, I was just delighted to see that Nintendo's iconic second fiddle was getting a live-action commercial in his native Japan. But, after finding out exactly who's wearing Luigi's overalls, this clip featuring Mario's brother feels even more...

SeventhStyle Seven

As not-too-long awaited, albeit highly desired and expected, a GJ-bu second season has been officially announced, surprisingly right before Comiket instead of during the event – meaning a PV may come soon.

RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

After two weeks of voting, Funasshi, the official yuru-kyara (mascot) representing Funabashi City in Chiba Prefecture, has come out as the number one local mascot in all of Japan. Known for his amazing jumping power and jiggly, almost convulsive m...

Crunchyroll Yomimaid

The My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU official Twitter account was busy posting all the updates from the rebroadcast of all the TV episodes on Nico Nico Douga on Hikigaya Hachiman's birthday! In the broadcast, the trailer for the OVA which will be inc...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Fuji TV's alt-audience, late night anime programming block Noitamina fill be following summer's line-up of Silver Spoon and the rebroadcast Anohana with the fall premieres of the hero who "will never give up, never hide, never be defeated, never a...

Crunchyroll Yomimaid

The voice of Sheryl from Macross Frontier, Takara Miyuki from Lucky☆Star and other memorable roles has announced that she got married in the last entry of her official blog on August 8th, Japan time. Endo was engaged in 2011 and the blog had been ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Tokyo Anime Center in the Akihabara UDX building was holding a joint exhibition featuring two 2013 fall TV anime series Unbreakable Machine-Doll and Non Non Biyori between July 23 and August 4. Both anime are based on the light novel and manga ser...

moetron pKjd

"OreImo 2″ – Three Episode Finale Trailer Posted by pKjd on Aug 8, 2013 @ 7:46 am 8 Aug The official website for A-1 Pictures' 「Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai. 」 anime series has began streaming a trailer for the upcoming 3-episode fi...

Siliconera Ishaan

Atlus USA revealed a collection of pre-order bonus items for their 3DS RPG, Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl, today. The collection is titled "Etrian Untold, Unseen, Unheard". Here's the description from Atlus:   The collection will incl...

SGCafe KarbyP

Infinite Stratos 2: Ignition Hearts is a PS3 and PS Vita adventure game (which is the term Japan uses for what we know as a "visual novel") where fans of the anime will play the role of protagonist Ichika Orimura as he spends time with the series'...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

acctil Sets 'Little Witch Academia' Preorder Information Posted by Chris Beveridge August 8, 2013 at 10:16 AM Little Witch Academia The folks at acttil have sent out the information on behalf of Animation Studio TRIGGER in regards to Little Witch ...

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Ah … finally! The teenage-girl-looking android, Drossel makes her comeback to the Nendoroid realm. However, this time she is made based on the sequel (prequel? ) series Fireball Charming. "My lady, it's time for the ball.

The host has been determined for NHK's 64th Kouhaku Uta Gassen. Ayase Haruka (28) for the red team and Arashi's consecutive fourth time for the white team. Ayase was appointed for this major role due to the success of her starring taiga drama.


Tsunku♂ is the lead singer of Sharam Q, a rock band celebrating the 25th anniversary this year, and charisma figure producer of Hello! Project with all girl group stars like Morning Musume。, Berryz Kobo, and ℃-ute.

The First Maid Cafe in NY hosts a Grand Opening on Sunday, August 18th. August 7th 2013, New York, NY - Horizon Enterprise Group, Inc. is pleased to announce that Maid Cafe NY will hold a Grand Opening on August 18th, 2013 from 11am - 3:30pm at 15...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Free Episode 5The boys need to get training and Gou has the perfect idea. Beware, boys, beware! What They Say: Nanase Haruka loved to be in the water – loved swimming. In elementary school, Nanase Haruka, Tachibana Makoto, Matsuoka Rin, and Hazuki...

PS3 port of previous Kingdom Hearts games to ship September 10 in N. America Disney began streaming a trailer on Thursday for the upcoming PlayStation 3 game Kingdom Hearts HD 1. 5 Remix. The trailer focuses on the Kingdom Hearts Final Mix part of...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Last night we shared the latest trailer for 3DS action game One Piece Unlimited World: Red, which launches in Japan this November. Japanese fans get a couple of slick options when it hits shelves, with Nintendo's announcement of two special One Pi...


Monster Hunter 4 Fifth Promo Trailer Capcom has released a new promotional trailer for the upcoming Monster Hunter 4, which is about to be released in a month's time on 14 Sep 2013. The new trailer showcases more cool weapons and more gameplay aga...

Japanese techno pop group Perfume announced in June that they would be releasing a new album, "LEVEL3", later in the year. Recently, they revealed that the date of the release will be 2nd October 2013.

The popularity of Attack on Titan has spawned another new manga that will tell another story about the series. This was revealed by a pamphlet that was inserted inside on the 11th manga volume of the series.

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