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December 8, 2013, 1:00 AM

18th film brings back Shuichi Akai in dreadful sniping incident next April Japanese film distributor TOHO began streaming the first teaser trailer for the 18th Detective Conan film, Detective Conan: Ijigen no Sniper (Detective Conan: Sniper From A...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

I would say these condoms are razor thin, but it seems they are thinner than that. As CondomSizes. org explains, the average thickness of human hair is 0. 06 millimeters. At 0. 01 millimeters, these Japanese condoms are the thinnest in the world.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Otaku home decor outfitter Curtain Damashii is still going strong. After adding new Fate/zero, Madoka Magica and Ro-Kyu-Bu! SS designs this fall, they are now introducing sets based on Sword Art Online, and of course the ubiquitous Kan Colle this ...

SGCafe spartanchef

The 2013 winter edition of the bi-annual Comic Market or Comiket 85 has been anticipated by anime, manga and video game fans all over the world. Now, anime studio Production IG and popular anime series Girls und Panzer have announced their officia...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Developed by Sting, Chou Megami Shinkou Noire Gekishin Black Heart is a simulation RPG starring Noire from Compile Heart's Hyperdimension Neptunia series. This spin-off is set in the world of Game Shijoukai rather than Gamindustri, and you can see...

MELOS no Michi Miss Moonlight

Recently it was announced that Team S' 5th Stage scheduled for November 30th had to be delayed. The new shonichi date for this stage has now been revealed: it will be on February 27th, 2014. But this is not the only news concerning new team stages.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Last month, the  Japanese Racing Association (JRA) launched an Attack on Titan Japan Cup promo collaboration with a rhythm Flash game and a character poll tied to the Arima Kinen, a race run this December in which fans vote for 10 of the 16 runners.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following the photos of the main kaiju Bemularsu two days ago, the official trailer for the highly anticipated tokusatsu film Earth Defense Widow, directed by the legendary cult director Minoru Kawasaki, is finally online!

Tecmo KOEI announced at its Sengoku Musou 10th Anniversary Presentation event on Friday that a television anime adaptation of its Sengoku Musou (Samurai Warriors) games has been green-lit. The Sengoku Musou SP Sanada no Shō (Samurai Warriors Speci...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

It turns out that there are more differences between Attack on Titan creator Hajime Isayama and Gundam creator Yoshiyuki "Kill 'Em All" Tomino than just the use of "pornographic" violence. Unlike old Minagoroshi no Tomino, Isayama is reluctant to ...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

RangerCrew finally posted the marketing teaser trailer of Power Rangers Super Megaforce, which was first seen in this year's Licensing Expo. The series is set to premiere next year. Power Rangers Super Megaforce will utilize footage coming from Ka...

Samurai Flamenco – 09 Filed under First Impressions, Samurai Flamenco by Cherrie | 1 Comment 「抗えぬノルマ」 (Koenu Norima) "Predetermined Quota" King Torture is as evil as his name implies. He truly likes to torture his victims and even manipulates them...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official YouTube channel for Anime Mirai 2014, a young animator training project organized by the Japanese Animation Creators Association (JAniCA) and funded by the Japanese government's Agency of Cultural Affairs, today posted a 1-minute trai...

Next volumes of Mashima, Suzuki's manga to both ship December 17 The second issue of 2014 of Kodansha's Weekly Shōnen Magazine is announcing on Wednesday that the magazine will publish a 17-page crossover chapter of Hiro Mashima's Fairy Tail and N...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The official Gundam Build Fighters website announced that Hyadain will perform the series' third ending theme. The title of the new ending theme is "Han Pan Spirit", and the single of it will be released in standard and limited editions on Februar...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Space Dandy With Toonami having made the announcement earlier about Space Dandy's premiere as well as the debut of Naruto: Shippuden, the network has now brought up their whole schedule plan starting on January 4th.

The January issue of Kiss Plus magazine that goes on sale in Japan this Sunday will formally announce the development of a live-action feature film based on Aoi Ikebe's slice-of-life drama manga Tsukuroi Tatsu Hito.

Random Curiosity Guardian Enzo

「嘘の代償] (Uso no Daishou) "The Cost of Lies" It's probably never a good idea to let yourself believe there are things Kakumeiki Valvrave won't do. I made mention that last week's episode was a relatively low-key one by Kakumeiki Valvrave standards, ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

On the anime's 25th anniversary, we've seen some amazing fan tribute to Akira. There was Bartkira earlier in the year. Now, there's The Arvo Brothers' 200 page guide to building Kaned'a bike in LEGOs. It’s been a long way but finally, here i...

OP2 Sequence OP2: 「kid, I like quartet」 by UNISON SQUARE GARDEN 「 ロクノイチ 前」 (Roku no Ichi Zen) "One of Six Beginning" Well, I guess that finally answers the question I've had since the start of this anime season: How was Hana no Uta going to incorp...

Siliconera Eugene

  Gaist Crusher is out this week in Japan, and while we've covered the bigger—and more well-known—collaborations it has with two other Capcom titles in Sengoku Basara and Monster Hunter, the game will also be graced with two more special collabora...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Akira Saturday's are gearing up to be busy on Cartoon Network this month as the network has a few anime features lined up, the first of which is Akira, which FUNimation just released on Blu-ray and DVD recently.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn is getting ready for a big update with Patch 2. 1, which is set to arrive on December 17. New additions include housing mechanics, a PVP arena, a scenario called "The Crystal Tower," and the Duty Roulette, which l...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

In commemoration of the release of Lupin the 3rd vs. Detective Conan: The Movie in Japan tomorrow, a Tokyo-based company Imperial Enterprises has just released a high-end collaboration wristwatch featuring both series named "Taiketsu no Toki/Face ...

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

Fans of the Power Rangers. . . ahem… Japan’s Super Sentai series (see what we did there? ), got an early Christmas gift today when detailed pics and info from the new Sentai series appeared online courtesy of a leaked Bandai toy catalog.

Written by: Mina on December 6, 2013 at 4:41 pm | In LIFESTYLE | No Comments Here in Japan, you can get a decent meal for (arguably) as little as 500 yen. Some people choose to spend the same amount on a cup of coffee at a café or on the go.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The execution of arcade-to-mobile ports can be hit or miss, but the Double Dragon Trilogy is here to bring the trio of beat 'em ups to iOS and Android devices regardless. The compilation packs Double Dragon, Double Dragon II: The Revenge, and Doub...

Anime Aura Amber Fetch

Shinichi and company film a movie in the latest episode of Outbreak Company! Matoba insists that the JSDF recorded the soccer match a few episodes ago just for their field records (which I don't believe, to be honest), and that the footage was lea...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Sengoku Musou' Anime Announced For March 2014 Posted by Chris Beveridge December 6, 2013 at 04:00 PM The Sengoku Musou property in Japan is doing some big things for 2014 as it's been announced at the 10th Anniversary Presentation that Tecmo KOEI...

Sankaku Complex Artefact

Shingeki no Kyojin fans may be in for a far less shocking time than they bargained for – creator Hajime Isayama has revealed he has dumped the "traumatic" ending he planned from the start and now has no idea how it will end, saying that upsetting ...

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