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October 26, 2013, 9:00 AM
October 26, 2013, 9:00 AM
RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Tokyo-born Rika Usami began her karate career at just 10 years old when she joined a local dojo. Progressing through a number of minor competitions during her teenage years, she soon began winning medals in tournaments in multiple countries, ultim...

In the beginning of ONE OK ROCK's first European Tour, the band gained the huge success among French audience. Their first European performance was held in Paris.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Bayonetta Bloody Fate is the upcoming anime, starring, well, Bayonetta. Bloody Fate was first revealed earlier this fall with a short teaser trailer. This trailer shows a bit more footage, if you're into that kind of thing.

An advance word of warning: this recipe seems both extremely difficult and extremely time consuming, so we'd advise you only try it if you're a master chef or incredibly bored. Or if you need to consume a disgusting amount of calories in a short s...

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

Just when you think announcements for the fall 2013 season have slowed down, along comes another addition to Crunchyroll's anime lineup: Kyousougiga, a new series from Toei Animation! Kyousougiga is set to broadcast every Friday morning at 10:00am...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Yesterday Tecmo Koei announced Atelier Escha & Logy for a March 2014 release in the west, and unlike previous Gust titles, it's going to be sporting both Japanese and English audio. To the delight of fans, Tecmo Koei is pushing to make dual audio ...

Nintendo Share Information on Pokemon X and Y Update – Now Available via Nintendo eShop by Sam As of earlier today, Nintendo have released a brand new patch for Pokemon X and Pokemon Y editions to fix certain issues and errors that arose when some...

The official website for the Tiger & Bunny anime posted a full trailer for the upcoming Tiger & Bunny The Movie -The Rising- film on Saturday. The trailer features the film's theme song "harmonized finale" by Unison Square Garden.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Monogatari Second Season Just a few days after we got the first promo for the new arc coming up for Monogatari Second Season, a second one has landed that clocks in at two minutes via Nico Nico that adds a bit more to it all.

Crunchyroll Humberto Saabedra

AnimeAnime! is reporting that next January's Space Dandy from Shinichiro Watanabe and other key Cowboy Bebop staff will not only receive a Japanese TV broadcast and Pan-Asian TV broadcast via Animax, the series will also be aired on Cartoon Networ...

SGCafe spartanchef

Many fans often dream of rubbing shoulders and shaking hands with their favorite idols, but in the case of Hatsune Miku, that may not even be possible as the angelic diva is well… a virtual one. A new technology combing the Occulus Rift and a robo...

DesmondChieng Desmond

From the land of the rising sun here comes another giant mecha creation that is bound to amaze many people. Meet KABUTOM RX-03, a giant mecha beetle made by Hitoshi Takahashi who spent 11 years building this robot from conceptualizing to completion.

Siliconera Ishaan

  Capcom have shared new information on Ultra Street Fighter IV, highlight a couple of the changes that you'll see in the latest update to the Street Fighter IV series. The first is something called "Ultra Combo Double".

JEFusion GekiDan

Sad news to fans. Idol actor Kyousuke Hamao earlier announces his retirement from the industry via his official Ameblo blog and a special video. . .

Samurai Flamenco – 03 Filed under First Impressions, Samurai Flamenco by Cherrie | 2 Comments 「フラメンコVSニセフラメンコ」 (Furamenko VS Nisefuramenko) "Flamenco vs. Fake Flamenco" It's one thing to declare yourself as a superhero, but it's another thing enti...

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

Tommy heavenly6, aka J-pop stalwart Tomoko Kawase, usually pulls out all the stops for Halloween and this year is no different as the PV for her new song “RUBY EYES” demonstrates. Tricks, treats, and lots of costume changes ensue below!

disbandment / velbet Bad news for all fans of VelBet! The band has announced their disbandment after March 31th 2014. Seems like the reason were musical differences, but there is no further information yet.

Siliconera Sato

In an earlier report on Kingdom Hearts III, we saw new info on Sora's two new abilities—one that will involve a transforming Keyblade and another called the "Attraction Flow" that incorporates Disney rides.

Ask John: Why Does Anime Use So Much Shading? Question: why did anime & manga evolve to have emphasis on shading while Western animation remained flat? Oddly enough traditional Japanese art was flat (no shading), and Western art emphasized photo r...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Yamato USA has long made some fascinating and fantastic figures and one that they've got coming up caught our eye that really, well, catches the eye. Working off of the Highschool DxD series, which has been simulcast and released in North America ...

"Rush", directed by Ron Howard, is set for release on February 7 in Japan, and it was announced that its Japanese dubbed version will be voiced by male duo KinKi Kids' Domoto Koichi and Domoto Tsuyoshi.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Namco Bandai has posted a new promo for Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z, the new fighting game headed to Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PS Vita in Japan on January 23, 2014 with up to eight players and four on four action.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

It's a race against time that won't end well. What They Say: Harutora and Natsume interrupt Suzuka as she tries to bring her older brother back from the dead. The Review: Content: (please note that content portions of a review may contain spoilers...

Japanator Amber Hunt

Ng Yuk Tim, a 15-year-old girl from Malaysia went missing not too long ago. Now, the missing girl has been found dead. The man who allegedly murdered her is apparently a big One Piece fan; the 23-year-old suspect is well-known among the cosplay co...

Episode 3 「ナイトエスケープ」 (Naito Esukeepu) "Night Escape" Episode 4 「ブラックアウト」 (Burakkuauto) "Blackout" About an 15 hours ago, I was excited to watch the show I was looking forward to every week. 15 minutes into the show though, I felt despair and a dis...

Robot Masters Custom Light-Up NES Console customizers Platinumfungi and Custom NES Guy whipped up this ballin' backlit NES to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Mega Man. It features a sexy blue color scheme with Mega Man's adorable 8-bit mug on ...

Promo Image Regular Edition Limited EditionPerfume to Release Sweet Refrain in Late November! ! It will be released on November 27 in the usual formats, ie. in a limited (includes a DVD with the PV for Sweet Refrain) and regular edition.

            Released: May 22nd, 2000 Track List: 1. Reach 2. Someday, Someway Review: Back in 1998, when I was still a little tyke and avidly listening to cheesy pop groups of that era, there was S Club 7.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Capcom is making a new fighting game, it seems. On Twitter, Capcom producer Yoshinori Ono tweeted, "I want. . . no, Capcom wants Game Designer and programer for New Fighting Game. Its location at Tokyo or Osaka Studio.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Toshiba is gearing up to promote its smart community technologies with upcoming net "heo animation" Double Circle. Based around the city of Kawasaki, the series with character designs form Gatchaman Crowds' kamabokoita will be featured in a traile...

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