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RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

Floresta isn't as well known as the big chain stores in Japan like Mister Donut or Krispy Kreme, but their "nature doughnuts" deserve all the attention they can get. As a company, Floresta strives to provide customers with healthy, yet satisfying ...

Crunchyroll Yomimaid

To clear up some confusion, just like the title of yesterday's poll about female friendship, the literal translation of the original title of this poll is "Females voted! Anime that they moe over male friendship", which means that people voted on ...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

In the city of Qingdao, a new apartment complex is raising eyebrows. Some of the windows, it seems, aren't windows. They're paint. China's iFeng reports that on one side of the buildings, there are "false windows" that were painted to look like th...

JEFusion GekiDan

Yutaka Kobayashi, known as Kaito Kumon/Kamen Rider Baron in the ongoing Kamen Rider Gaim TV series, sat down in an interview with Hyper Hobby. . .

Member of Straw Hats added in celebration of One Piece manga's publishing of 300 million copies This year's 49th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is announcing on Saturday that Chopper from Eiichiro Oda's One Piece manga and anime a...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The planned February 2014 release of the live action Haganai movie has had a bit more of its cast revealed with Sayu Kubota and Momoka Yamada being officially listed as a part of the production. They'll be taking on the smaller roles of Kobato Has...

Siliconera Ishaan

  The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds will get a special Nintendo 3DS XL bundle in North America, Nintendo confirmed this morning. A Link Between Worlds will be available on November 22nd, and on the same day, Nintendo will release the gold...

Siliconera Eugene

Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai 2 will come with a few fun extras for fans to enjoy, including the ability to set a daily alarm clock timer like in the first game.   As you can see in the above picture, when you set the alarm on and turn the game to "...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Leafa has a long way to go to catch up with Sword Art Online's Asuna in figure count, but Penguin Parade is doing their part with a scale figure scheduled for April 2014. Sword Art Online Fairy Dance Arc: Leafa Description The Sylvan girl with bot...

Sankaku Complex Artefact

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Siliconera Ishaan

As previously reported, Fang is back in Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, and Square Enix have shared a couple of screenshots of her in the game, along with a brief summary of what she's doing in Lightning Returns.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Has it come to this? I guess it has! In iOS game Punishment Punch Girl, your job is to dish out a beating to pervs. Noritaka Funamizu, who designed and co-designed several Street Fighter games, oversaw the development of Punishment Punch Girl.

Siliconera Sato

This morning, Japanese TV network NHK aired an episode of "Professional—Style of Work," which gave us an inside look at the development of a new Pokémon title featuring Pikachu. This time, Pikachu won't be starring as a cute pet or your typical Po...

Siliconera Spencer

Ceodore and Cecil are retuning in 3D with Final Fantasy IV: The After Years. The sequel to Final Fantasy IV has been remade with 3D graphics for iOS and Android. Square Enix announced they will release the Final Fantasy IV: The After Years remake ...

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Fifteen men on a dead man's chest, Yo-Ho-Ho and a bottle of rum shochu! Wait, what? ! Pirates and alcoholic beverages have been synonymous since the 1700's and now, Science Fiction anime series Mouretsu Pirates gives it a Japanese twist with their...

Siliconera Ishaan

Earth Defense Force 2025 is being released in North America and Europe in February 2014, D3 Publisher have confirmed. Pre-ordering the game at GameStop will allow one to avail a special "Air Raider" weapon pack free of cost.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following the A-B blocks and C-D blocks, this third part of Treasure Festa 2013 Kobe 5 photo report introduces Hatsune Miku and other Vocaloid characters' latest figures including Rin&Len, Gumi, and IA.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Fresh off being named Best Music Act Japan by MTV EMA, pop group Momoiro Clover Z (Bodacious Space Pirate, Joshiraku, the new Sailor Moon if that ever happens) have release the CG heavy music video for their new single "Gounn.

Animaven

She's 1/3 scale and costs about as much as a kidney on the black market Got $575 to spend on a figure of Homura? Azone has your back, then – they've got a new figure on pre-order that costs an arm and a leg.

SGCafe KarbyP

A new instalment of the Idolm@ster franchise is headed to the PS3, this week's issue of Famitsu magazine has revealed. The new game, entitled Idolm@ster: One For All, is a simulation title that lets players — who play the role of an artiste manage...

Gekijō-ban Mahō Shōjo Madoka Magica Shinpen: Hangyaku no Monogatari (Puella Magi Madoka Magica The Movie -Rebellion-) topped the Japanese box office this past weekend with the equivalent of US$4. 2 million (about 410 million yen) on 129 screens.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

First 'Toei Robot Girls Z' Anime Episode Teased Posted by Chris Beveridge October 28, 2013 at 08:30 PM Toei previously gave us a look at the episode zero for Toei Robot Girls back in July, and now they've put out a four minute promo look at the fi...

Ando Lloyd's (Sunday-9pm) ratings have dropped from 19. 2%→15. 2%→13. 2% in episode 3. Kurokouchi's (Friday-10pm) ratings have dropped from 12. 0%→11. 2%→9. 2% in episode 3. Damn, that bombed bigtime wwwKimuTaku's totally washed up already.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Especially given the sparsity of competition, Non Non Biyori looks like its going to be the big cute girls doing nothing success of fall 2013's anime season. Beyond Silver Link's TV series adaptation of the rural manga, the next issue of Comic Ali...

Monogatari Second Season – 16, 17 Filed under First Impressions, Monogatari Series by Takaii | 1 Comment 「しのぶタイム其ノ壹」 (Shinobu Taimu So no Ichi) "Shinobu Time Part One" After watching Sengoku turn into a completely out of control snake-aberration t...

Sankaku Complex Artefact

Japan has refused to spy on Internet traffic for the NSA, offering the amazing excuse that it would be unconstitutional for them to so. According to Snowden-sourced documents passed to The Guardian, the NSA tried to get Japan to help it tap all tr...

Alafista

Petanko Mini: Sword Art Online Penguin Parade has commenced preorder for a new series for their new Petanko Mini (which is half the size of a Petanko figure) featuring the characters from the popular anime series Sword Art Online.

Nihongogo Garry MacKenzie

Tweet Pin It This week's featured releases come from AKB48 and Team Syachihoko. AKB48 – "Heart Ereki" This week's marquee release is of course from idol powerhouse AKB48. "Heart Ereki" ("Heart Electric"?

RocketNews24 Jessica

You may have resisted the appeal of our future feline overlords so far, but if their internet popularity is any indication, total world domination can't be far off. If you don't want to be first against the wall with the dogs and dog-lovers, you m...

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