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JEFusion GekiDan

Above is the official pamphlet for the upcoming 37th Super Sentai series, Juuden Sentai Kyoryuger (獣電戦隊キョウリュウジャー), that was revealed (and leaked) to toy distributors last December 6th. Kyoryuger transforms using the GabRevolver, by inserting the B...

Siliconera Ishaan

Capcom have announced Street Fighter X Mega Man, a free download title for PC, which will be made available on Capcom-Unity, as part of Mega Man’s 25th anniversary celebration. Check out a trailer for it below:     The 8-bit game features Mega Man...

From movie to television to concerts, this year is a big success for Arashi. Their unprecedented nation wide dome tour mobilized 870,000 people. They ranked in the top 5 of CM income rankings.   From various activities, they contribute to about 20...

Did you all watch the Video Game Awards on Spike TV last night? If so, you probably saw Moby Dick Studios' impressive trailer for a game called Phantom Pain, which many were quick to peg as a possible Metal Gear Solid 5 in disguise.

Many Japanese people think that foreign comics are simpler than Japanese manga, but Ame-comi (American comics) and "bande dessinee" (comics produced for French and Belgian readers) have their fans and advocates.

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Purikura, short for Purinto Kurabu (Print Club), are Japanese photo booths that let you take digital pictures with your friends and then decorate and edit them using a touch screen and stylus. After you finish decorating, your pictures are then pr...

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On December 8th, Maeda Atsuko sent out a message to AKB48 celebrating the group’s 7th anniversary. AKB48 made their debut at their theater in Akihabara on December 8, 2005. On the morning of the 8th, Maeda wrote on her Twitter, “Fans, members, and...

RocketNews24 Steven

Japan gets all the cool Kit Kats. Since 2000, Nestlé has introduced over 200 flavors and varieties of the chocolate bar to Japan, from chestnut and espresso to baked corn and soy sauce. Some flavors come and go with the seasons and others are excl...

JEFusion GekiDan

As the suits and the mecha for the upcoming 37th Super Sentai series, Juuden Sentai Kyoryuger (獣電戦隊キョウリュウジャー) have been revealed, it's now time for the team's weapons and armaments. And along with it are a much better look on the Kyoryuger suits!

The Comic Market Preparations Committee, the group responsible for organizing the largest dōjinshi event in the world, announced on Saturday that the event is "with deep regret" disqualifying Kuroko's Basketball circles from participating due to t...

Juden Sentai Kyoryuger’s Transforming with Samba Rhythm! The Batteries are not only used for their mecha, but they also use it in order to transform with Samba Rhythm into Kyoryuger! Kyoryuger will feature 5 strong heroes and the show will be enjo...

The staff of the Attack on Titan (Shingeki no Kyojin) television anime series presented a one-minute promotional video during a streamed announcement event on Saturday at Tokyo's nicofarre event hall. The event also revealed more of the cast and s...

Aniplex of America announced on Friday that the first two Puella Magi Madoka Magica films will play at the Brattle Theatre in Boston, Massachusetts on January 10 at 7:00 p. m. Tickets are available to purchase online now.

Asian Kung-Fu Generation Announces New Single "Ima wo Ikite" single-release posted by Aysohmay 2 hours ago   ·   0 comments Asian Kung-Fu Generation will be releasing their new single "Ima wo Ikite" on February 20th.

Siliconera Spencer

FromSoftware is taking a break from mecha and going back to dark fantasy worlds with Dark Souls II. Namco Bandai announced the title tonight and the game will have a brand new hero. The story and world will also be new.

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Former SDN48 member Ohori Megumi (29) announced that she will be getting married next year to scenario writer Kanazawa Tatsuya (41) who is 12 years older than Ohori. Ohori made this announcement on December 8th when she made a surprise appearance ...

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Seeking The Real   A lot of words have already been shared regarding Production IG’s big return to dystopian sci-fi, PSYCHO-PASS, so a part of me felt like there was little else I could truly contribute to the conversation — That is, until a numbe...

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The Comiket organisers have announced their response to terrorist threats against the event is to ban all works featuring the subject of the threat – Kuroko’s Basketball – and hold Comiket 83 as normal, if absent the hundreds of circles comprised ...

Sankaku Complex Artefact

Monogatari fans have finally been granted Nekomonogatari Kuro (Black)’s trailer and release details, although some eyebrows have been raised at it being a scant 4 episodes long. The trailer, revealing it takes the form of a late night 2 hour broad...

Japanese musical group m. o. v. e posted a message video with English translation to announce their breakup on their official website yesterday. Their last album (4th best album) "Best moves. ~and move goes on~" will be released in Japan on Februa...

Madoka Magica and Fate/zero writer Gen Urobuchi seems to be on a bit of a sci-fi kick. There's his current Psyho-Pass. His upcoming Toei/nitro+ anime movie Rakuen Tsuihō (Exiled From Paradise) seems to have sci-fi elements.

Going into the premiere of sci-fi crime anime Psycho-Pass there was talk about how the staff banned the word "moe" from their planning. Well, whether or not the anime actually eschewed moe makes for a nice debate, but, regardless, the Chimi-Game i...

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