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October 10, 2013, 7:00 AM

Johnny's net Announcement To whom it may concern, Due to repeated infractions of agency rules, our agency has terminated the exclusive contract with KAT-TUN's Tanaka Koki on September 30th. Despite Tanaka's withdrawal from the group, KAT-TUN will ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Cowboy Bebop's Shinichiro Watanabe returns to the stars this winter with original sci-fi comedy Space Dandy. Newtype magazine is now revealing that the titular gallant of the galaxy will be voiced by Junichi Suwabe (Kuroko's Basketball's Daiki Aom...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Remove one piece of chocolate from a chocolate bar. Swap two other pieces, and voilà, you have what sure seems like an endless supply of chocolate. Of course, it's not. The above GIF shows how the trick appears to result in the same-sized chocolat...

Need an idea for a Halloween costume? How about a titan? Just in time for Halloween, we rounded up a handful of makeup tutorials and photos to hopefully inspire anyone who wanted to be a titan from Attack on Titan.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Hope you're ready for more farming fun on Nintendo 3DS. The latest issue of Japanese gaming mag Famitsu reveals another upcoming entry in the Harvest Moon series, which is due for a February 2014 release in Japan.

Announced today, Tanaka Koki has left Johnny's & Associates as of September 30. According to the official announcement of the office site, due to multiple violations of the agency's rules, they have terminated Tanaka's contract.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

There are ambitious aims for Hamatora, an upcoming super powered mystery revolving around young detective heroes. A manga launches in issue 51 of Young Jump, then there's anime, game and novel in the works.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Set to be released December 27th, Hunter x Hunter: The Last Mission will feature a war between dark and light hunters.  Japanese folk/pop rock duo Yuzu, whose cover "Nagareboshi Kirari" is being used as the ending for the Hunter x Hunter anime's C...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Originally a particularly polite way of saying "you," the Japanese word otaku evolved into a label for anyone with an obsessive, passionate devotion to their hobby. While most commonly associated with anime fans, the term is also applied to hardco...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Lately, My Little Sister Has Been A Bit Strange' Anime Adaptation Scheduled Posted by Chris Beveridge October 9, 2013 at 02:09 PM Lately, My Little Sister has been a Bit Strange Feeling like you're not getting all the quality ecchi material that ...

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

Currently underway at the new Shisedo Ginza Building in Tokyo is the Japan Original Beauty event which features a live talk with beauty professional Tadashi Harada. Harada, who works with Shisedo as one of their "Top Beauty Specialists" was the ge...

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New Pikachu Game Coming Soon While everyone is geared up for the worldwide release of Pokemon X/Y this weekend, it has been revealed that Pokemon company is working on a new Pikachu game. During an episode summary for an NHK program, that featured...

Tokyo Shutter Girl is the story of a female high school student who learns more about herself through interacting with the various people she meets while taking pictures as part of her school's photography club.

Crunchyroll Yomimaid

When we talk about cosplay in the anime community it usually means the cosplay of a fictional character from anime / manga / games. However, for the rest of the world, it usually means simply sporting a costume that is not regularly worn by the we...

Matenrou Opera We are a bit late on this one but there is great news for all fans of Matenrou Operas drummer Yu! ! As we reported earlier Yu had to take a break from all live activities due worsening of his health condition.

Lead character is convinced that there are no real "Haruhis" If you're tired of waiting for Nagaru Tanigawa's next Haruhi Suzumiya light novel, or think that the "everyone-around-me-is-special" premise is getting tired, light novel author Teru Ara...

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One of Haganai Next's most memorable scenes was when Yozora played a wicked witch for their School Festival movie presentation. This wicked yet cute witch has been recreated by Griffon Enterprises in PVC form!

Siliconera Sato

Namco Bandai recently announced a new Sword Art Online game for PlayStation Vita, titled Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment, which will include co-op to go with spacious fields for Kirito and co. to explore.

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Griffon Enterprises is no stranger to Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sakunai or Haganai figures and their latest figure of Sena Kashiwazaki is absolutely irresistible. This 1/8 scale PVC version of "Meat", as she's referred to by some of the characters in t...

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More info about the upcoming live-action drama adaptation of Higanjima has surfaced online. The series stars Shunya Shiraishi (Kamen Rider Wizard) and Ryohei Suzuki (Gatchaman, Hentai Kamen). First is about the cast, joining the cast are Rio Yamas...

Crunchyroll Yomimaid

AnimeJapan has been announced to be held at Tokyo Big Sight in 2014. The new convention is the combined effort of the two existing business conventions in the Tokyo International Anime Fair (TAF) and Anime Contents Expo (ACE).

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VAMPS European tour final, which is also their first performance in London, England, will be broadcast on television along with the first-ever full-blown VAMPS documentary program. VAMPS' first performance in London and the tour final of their Eur...

Random Curiosity Guardian Enzo

「コンビネーション×ト×エボリューション」 "Combination x And x Evolution" Change is inescapable everywhere you look this week, if you're a Hunter X Hunter fan. It certainly feels strange, doing a Hunter X Hunter post on a Wednesday afternoon.

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Griffon Enterprises Releasing Four 1/2. 5 Scale Figures Wow! Griffon Enterprises has decided to release the following 4 1/2. 5 scale figures: Sword Art Online's Asuna, Vividred Operation's Himawari, Persona 3's Aegis and Super Sonico.

Alafista

1/8 Zelos Wilder PVC Alter has commenced preorder for this really cool scaled figure of Zelos Wilder, the comic relief of the group from the Tales of Symphonia game. Alter would be releasing the figure under their ALTAiR franchise in Jan 2014, and...

METANORN Highway

Oct8 Land Meets Water in Love It seems that every season, PA Works brings us another anime (besides Another anime) which is anchored by their usual gorgeous visuals. The problem in some people's minds is that their stories don't always meet the st...

Anime Evo setsuken

Opinions (B-): Arc System work's fighting game is one of those games that are tailor made for being adapted into an anime series. Its got a visual novel style story, anime style characters and even famous seiyuu like Tomokazu Sugita (Gintama's Gin...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Magi Volume 2 After the deluge of titles in the previous week, there's something to be said for taking things a bit easier here in the second week of the month. This week is still given over to Viz Media for the most part, but we have just eight r...

BARKS BARKS

BABYMETAL is a three-member mental dance unit who will be performing at Japan's largest metal festival "LOUD PARK 13" and is begin regarded as the next big thing in the idol scene. They will debut their first self-titled program on Nippon Broadcas...

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