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December 5, 2013, 2:00 AM
December 5, 2013, 2:00 AM
Crunchyroll Scott Green

Takeru Satoh, who returns as political assassin turned wandering swordsman Himura Kenshin in next summer's Rurouni Kenshin - The Kyoto Fire and The Legend's Conclusion, posted a new photo from the shooting of the sequel's finale on his official site.

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You better watch out. Having a credit card with Idolmaster characters plastered across the surface is good enough to get you arrested in the U. S these days. That is precisely what happened to a Japanese Twitter user's father on a recent trip to L...

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As most of you know, I'm a "castle hunter". I love exploring Japanese castles and I've recently cracked the 'magic 100 mark'. That means I've visited over 100 Japanese castles. Have I been to all Japanese castles yet?

VAMPS Live 2013 Los Angeles Pre-Show Interview Today is a very special day because VAMPS is going to play an awesome show tonight at the House of Blues in Los Angeles! Not only am I super excited for that, but I am also excited to present to you g...

Fans of Kuroko's Basketball can now smell like two of the series' characters. . . and we don't just mean the stench of old gym socks and sweat. Premium Bandai is taking pre-orders for two new scents, Atsushi Murasakibara and Seijuro Akashi.

Live-Action Haganai Film Gets Full Trailer Adaptation hits Japan on February 1, 2014 By Joseph Luster Be the first of your friends to like this. Posted 12/4/2013 Yomi Hirasaka's light novel series Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai (I Don't Have Many Fr...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Kenji Itoso, a unit director on Satoshi Kon's unfinished Dream Machine, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund Christmas anime Santa Company. After attempting to finance it on his own, Itoso hopes to get at least $50,000 in crowd funding to c...

Crunchyroll Scott Green
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The second 2014 issue of Weekly Shonen Jump announced that a new Naruto Shippuden anime special called "Kakashi Anbu Chapter ~The Shinobi Who Lives in the Shadows~". This special will air on February 6.

Siliconera Spencer

After all of those flashbacks to other mothership Tales games, Namco Bandai's Tales of teaser site… led to another countdown. But, wait! We will actually find out what the next Tales game is on December 12.

Siliconera Ishaan

Originally posted May 15th, 2013 on Impress Watch. Translated by SEGA. Siliconera is coordinating with SEGA to share these in-depth interviews about classic games like Sonic the Hedgehog and Altered Beast.

RocketNews24 Jessica

We all do it, and we've all been irritated by others doing it: walking while checking something on your phone. You know that it's dangerous, but when you are in a hurry and need to check an urgent mail or see if anyone liked your witty status upda...

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) Today I present everyone with some brand new Snow Miku news! A lot of the time Snow Miku is only associated with Nendoroids… but the time has come for her to join the figma series!

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The latest installment of Square Enix's Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII behind-the-scenes series takes a look at the work of character designer Tetsuya Nomura. With a deep history ranging from Final Fantasy VII character designer to director...

Premature Lock Seeds From Helheim Forest Will be Made Into a Toy Fresh from the farm, recent toy catalog scans reveals new Lock Seed releases that will soon be ripe for the picking. Be forewarned that these Seeds represent spoilers from the show…l...

Japanator Josh Tolentino

Ah, the credit card. For better or worse, it's practically essential to modern living, especially in the developed world. And with that ubiquity comes the natural tendency for less-than-savory types to try and get away with all manner of nefarious...

Idolminded Thennary Nak

Recommended Jpop♂ Reading: December 3, 2013 Thennary's Picks Tegoshi Yuuko continues on to put a shame on the female population – aramatheydidnt By now I would not be surprised if Tegoshi cross-dressed in his own free time as well.

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Madoka Magica is clearly one of the hottest anime titles around right now and it seems that even the celebrities love it. In a recent handshaking event, fans got a huge surprise when all five AKB48 members scheduled to show up during the event dre...

  The team at North American video game publisher Aksys Games have announced that over the next couple of days at least, they will be holding a digital download sale for a number of their titles. If you are interested in picking up any of their ba...

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Anime Evo setsuken

Opinions (A-): As we near the last few episodes of the series, things are really starting to ramp up now. We even get some long overdue battle sequences, and while they are brief, they are an upgrade from what we've seen so far.

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

We’ve officially lost track of how many advertising campaigns Kyary Pamyu Pamyu has been a part of since her debut with 2011's PON PON PON song and video, but the results are always enjoyably strange.


Dec4 Aladdin has no idea how to read a map. I know what you are thinking! Wait Fosh is reviewing Magi this week with Kara? ! Yes I do enjoy Magi and I have been reading the manga so I kind of know where things are going, but I am just covering for...

Random Curiosity Guardian Enzo

「リターン×ト×リタイヤ」 (Ritaan x and x Ritaiya) "Return x and x Retire" I don't think there's any doubt Palm drew the short straw when the jobs were handed out for this mission. It's remarkable, the transformative effect Gon and Killua have on Hunter X Hun...

Riken Harima Branch's SPring-8 Angstrom Compact Free Electron Laser (SACLA) research center began streaming the "Mirai Koshi: Harima SACLA" anime short on Monday promoting the center's X-ray Free Electron Laser (XFEL) device, which makes it possib...

Fire Emblem: Awakening, $15 At Best Buy Wow, this is a killer deal. Fire Emblem: Awakening is only $15 at Best Buy right now if you purchase it online. I don't think I've seen this title at a lower price.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It is officially announced today that the live-action film adaptation of Takatoshi Nakamura's high school soccer-themed sport manga 1/11 is in the works. The manga has been serialized in Shueisha's Jump Square magazine since May 2010 and so far se...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Right now, how terrified would you be if we told you that Shimizu Corporation, one of Japan's largest and most powerful engineering and contracting conglomerates, is in the planning stages for a project to send a team of robots to the moon in orde...

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Namco Bandai Games is streaming the latest promo video of Kuroko's Basketball: The Path to Victory game for the Nintendo 3DS. The game features an original story set before the Winter Cup tournament. Players can create their own dream teams after ...

Nihongogo Jeremy Suskin

Tweet Pin It The fog covering Atlus earlier in the year has lifted and it's nothing but clear skies for the beloved Persona franchise. Atlus, recently acquired by Sega, has announced they've sold 700,000 copies of Persona 4: Golden all around the ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Yesterday we posted a little tease for Masashi Kishimoto's original character in Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution, along with news that the fighter will be heading to Europe in 2014. Shortly after, and to no one's surprise, Namco ...

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