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Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Love ramen? Got a sweet tooth? Listen up! You can now eat cake that's shaped like the delicious noodle dish. "Ramen cake" (ラーメンケーキ), it's called. But that's not the only food in Japan that's getting caked out.

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Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

If you love the exploits of the Shimogamo family, you'll be pleased to know NIS America announced the license of The Eccentric Family for home video release. In addition to Crunchyroll, the series is also streaming on Hulu.

Japanator Ben Huber

Wow, Crunchyroll, slow down! In their effort to grab everything from the current anime season, Crunchyroll accidentally snagged some manga too. No, far from an accident, starting on Wednesday the site will be offering select Kodansha manga digitally!

Siliconera Cheng Kai

In our exclusive interview with Tales series producer Hideo Baba, we asked the venerable producer on his thoughts on remaking past Tales games, selecting titles to localize, and expanding the series into smartphone territory.

Siliconera Sato

nt company. As part of their ongoing commemoration of their milestone, Famitsu magazine spoke with Sega's third CS Research and Development producer, Yosuke Okunari about his work.   In recent years, we've seen plenty classic remakes of Sega's pop...

The official Tumblr account for Adult Swim's Toonami block announced on Friday that the Space Dandy television anime series will premiere on the block in January before the show premieres in Japan. The official website for the series has not yet a...

Meet Yuya Uchida, part-time employee at Animate, a Japanese chain of large-scale stores that carry a full range of anime and manga-related merchandise. Lately, Yuya has been getting a lot of attention from the Internet and other media for his surp...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Space Dandy Space Dandy is the show that's going to try and change the dynamic a bit, largely because it's the kind of show that has the right people behind it and a history of proven ratings to get away with it.

Japanator Jeff Chuang

Space Dandy, the highly anticipated anime comedy from the director of Cowboy Bebop Shinichiro Watanabe, is heading to Adult Swim in January. Let's give it a moment to soak in that huge news. FUNimation is going to provide a dub and so far they've ...

Kill la Kill – 04 Filed under First Impressions, Kill la Kill by Zephyr | 1 Comment 「とても不幸な朝が来た」 (Totemo Fukou Na Asa Ga Ki Ta) "Dawn of a Miserable Morning"   The Kill la Kill Guide to Life: Life is full of small challenges.

Capcom Launch Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Dual Destinies via Nintendo eShop by Sam While it may not have the same release method as its predecessors, Capcom have today confirmed that Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Dual Destinies is now availabl...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Bubblegum Crisis Time to get yourself set up folks, the AnimEigo Bubblegum Crisis Kickstarter has gone live and as of this writing already has more than half its goal at 637 backers and $41,000 of the $75,000 goal.

JEFusion GekiDan

A 30-second teaser had been released for the 24th Lupin III anime special, entitled Lupin III: Princess of the Breeze - The Hidden City in the Sky. . . .

BARKS BARKS

yuyoyuppe appears as collaboration artist vol. 3 for SuG's frontman Takeru's solo project, "UWAKIMONO". The newest artist pictures, artwork for "IKuruU", and cover artwork for both the standard edition and limited edition were revealed along with ...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Today October 26 is the opening day for the latest PreCure Film Dokidoki! PreCure: Mana Kekkon! ! ? Mirai ni Tsunagu Kibou no Dress (Mana's Getting Married! ! ? The Dress of Hope Led to the Future) in Japan.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Crunchyroll Adds 'Kyousogiga' For Fall 2013 Anime Lineup Posted by Chris Beveridge October 25, 2013 at 03:29 PM Kyousogiga Crunchyroll has made a late in the season announcement for a new series from the fall line-up in Japan that hadn't been acqu...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Here's the latest full trailer for Tiger & Bunny The Movie -The Rising-. The trailer features the movie's theme song "harmonized finale" by Unison Square Garden. The trailer features three mysterious NEXT characters who attack Sternbild City.

Episode 02: 「ストライク・ザ・ブラッドII」 (Seija No Uwan Hen II) "Right Arm of the Saint II" Quick Recap: As Himeragi moves in next door to Akatsuki and officially becomes his observer, things get rolling on the plot development front as Combat Deacon Eustach ...

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.

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) I've always admired office administrators… I even took the official office administrator test here in Japan, but I never managed to get anything above level 3… (-ω-´;) The product I'm looking at today i...

The official blog for the Space Dandy anime series announced on Friday that the anime will run on television in Japan, North America, and Asia simultaneously in January. It will run on the Cartoon Network's Adult Swim in North America and on Anima...

Siliconera Ishaan

Namco Bandai have announced a release date for Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z in North America. The game will be available on January 28th, 2014 for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Vita.   While the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions of the game will be given ...

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!

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With the upcoming release of the first batch of Million Dreams Nendoroid Petit idols, Good Smile Company is finally releasing the second batch from Idolm@ster 2 and boy do these figures look ready to go!

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...

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...

The Fandom Post Kestrel Swift

Kill la Kill Episode 4 It's one of those days. What They Say: Sirens awaken the No-Star students for the start of "No-Late Day," where being tardy will get you expelled from Honnouji Academy. With Senketsu in the wash, Ryuko must fight on her own ...

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