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October 4, 2013, 10:30 PM
October 4, 2013, 10:30 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Cosplay is the act of dressing up as your favorite character. Charity is helping others. Japanese businessman Akihiro Tomikawa does both. According to Sankei, the 44 year-old Tomikawa dresses as Japanese superhero Kamen Rider and rides into the Ba...

It has been announced that the creator group Supercell, whose songs have been featured in Bakemonogatari, Guilty Crown, and other TV anime, will release their new album titled Zigaexperientia on Nov. 27.

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Artist management company Shining Office, where idols from multi-media otome franchise Uta No Prince Sama are managed has started a new airline, Shining Airline and a new image of idols in pilot suits has been released.

RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

Although major cities in Japan have installed signs in both Japanese and English, many foreign travelers still face difficulties reading the text found on things like menus, product packages, and billboards.

Jeweler makes Pokeball-inspired engagement ring. Fashionably Geek pointed out this ultra-nerdy, but pretty darned elegant Pokémon engagement ring from Art & Gems. You can even add a wedding band. Awwwwww.

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Good Smile's Guttetsu cafe has been handing out anime themed menus since their inception, and now, they will be offering a special limited menu based on the hit anime series, A Certain Scientific Rail Gun S.

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

Tweet Pin It Good news for Mega Man fans as Beck, the spiritual successor to the boy in blue, is all systems go for his debut in The Mighty No. 9. Keiji Inafune, the original creator behind the iconic Mega Man series, just received enough funding ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Shounen Sunday has updated their YouTube channel with something fun as they have a new nearly minute long preview of Magi: The Kingdom of Magic. The show, which is getting underway on OCtober 6th, has been picked up for streaming across a number o...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Bubblegum Crisis With a set basic goal of $75,000, Robert Woodhead is looking at using Kickstarter as a way to bring some anime to the market in a way that works for him and AnimEigo. The first attempt to do this is to take one of their longstandi...

RocketNews24 Preston Phro

The Internet may be ruled by cats, but they better not get too comfy sitting there on our warm monitors scowling at our pitiful hamburgers. The doggies seem to be a staging a cuteness coup, with Japan's own Shiba Inu leading the assault!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Little Busters Refrain Crunchyroll is getting a new sequel series for the season lined up as they've announed the pick up of Little Busters Refrain. This series is set to simulcast every Saturday starting on October 5, at 10:00am ET for premium me...

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The official Pokémon YouTube released the opening videos for Pokémon X and Pokémon Y for both male and female trainer in the game. The opening features the new Pokémon professor, Professor Sycamore allowing you to pick your gender and basic custom...

Siliconera Sato

d Sho Minazuki. Director Seiji Fukumoto and assistant producer Takumi Iguchiya talked about these developments in an interview with Dengeki Online.   Dengeki kick off the interview by asking what primary focus that went into the development of Per...

Anime Evo FlareKnight

I'll start out and say that I'm going into this season completely unsure what I'm going to be watching. So many anime have wrapped up with this past season that I'm pretty open as to what is going to happen this fall.

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

The last few days have been a whirlwind of new anime announcements at Crunchyroll, and here’s yet another simulcast to shout about: season three of Phi-Brain: Puzzle of God will soon be streaming starting on Sunday October 9 at 12:00 pm Paci...

In 2003 Escape From New York & Escape from L. A. producer Debra Hill confirmed that she was working with director John Carpenter & Japanese anime studio Production I. G to develop a "Snake Plissken" anime that would be set after Escape from L.

Siliconera Spencer

Namco Bandai has an entry in the endless sea of endless runner games and it stars Chopper from One Piece. Players tap the screen to make Chopper jump and collect cotton candy or candy apples. Collecting these items fills up the transformation gaug...

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The 45th issue of this year's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine announced how the Blu-ray and DVD volumes of Kuroko's Basketball Season 2 will be distributed. The first volume will ship two episodes on January 29, 2014.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Haikyu! ! ' Anime Adaptation Gets Spring 2014 Broadcast Posted by Chris Beveridge October 3, 2013 at 01:56 PM A new key visual has arrived for the recently announced Haikyu! !  adaptation and it adds the little bonus of indicating that it'll be a...

Ray has updated the release details for her 4th single "lull ~ Soshite Bokura wa ~" – jacket covers, full track list, and teaser music video TV CM spot revealed. The single's title track, with lyrics by Mami Kawada, gets tie-in as the opening them...

Siliconera Eugene

er Online and now seen in many MMO's – In Phantasy Star Online's case, a random event will occur that asks players to attack, defend and so forth objectives.   The white dragon/lizard-like monster is the fabled Tagamikazuchi that players can battl...

OP Sequence OP: 「True Blue Traveler」 by 栗林みな実 (Kuribayashi Minami) 「一夏(ひとなつ)の想いで」 (Ichi Natsu (Hito Natsu) no Omoi de) "The Memory of Summer" They're baaaack! This episode mainly served as a reintroduction to the characters, though it also provide...

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A new image for this year's crossover film, Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider Gaim & Wizard: Decisive! Sengoku MOVIE Great Battle, shows Haruto lying down. . .

Anime Evo FlareKnight

Scoreboard: Scoreboard A- ProsConsA well told story, doesn't rush the main story, nice atmosphereThe first episode is horribly rushed, fight feel slow at times, sequel hook with no future season immediately in sight Review: I'll say upfront that o...

First Video Review of DX Sengoku Driver The debut of the new Kamen Rider is nearly upon is and Gaim will soon be taking center stage. For those curious about the up coming toy line, the first of many Youtube reviews of the DX Sengoku Driver have f...

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Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) It's said that drinking soy milk and eating cabbage increases bust size, but that's certainly never worked for me… I wonder what diet today's character has for such an impressive bust… Let's take a clos...

Man, Nagisa…can you not do that for just one sec? Recap of Episode 11 -  Rei gives Rin a piece of his mind. Rin realizes he's been an ass for the last 10 episodes. Nagisa almost kills Haruka while Makoto and Rei watch in horror.

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"No matter how I look at it, it is your fault that I am not popular! " Oh … it seems that Mokocchi has snapped! W-what should we do! ? XD In any case, Nendoroid Kuroki Tomoko from the depressingly popular anime Watamote is finally available for pr...


KUMI KODA will release her new single, "Dreaming Now! ," on November 13. It will be the theme song to "WORLD GRAND CHAMPIONS CUP VOLLEYBALL 2013. " "I am so happy to be involved with the "GRAND CHAMP VOLLEY" theme song.

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