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December 11, 2013, 8:30 AM
December 11, 2013, 8:30 AM

It was announced that NTV has appointed Arashi‘s Sakurai Sho as the network’s special Olympics caster for next year’s Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. This will be the fourth time that Sakurai was appointed as special Olympics c...

Japanator Kristina Pino

Not one, but two menu items are getting a cheesy update at McDonald's Japan. For images of what I'm mentioning below, check out the gallery! The first is a side menu item which is limited to the winter season: cheese potato dippers.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Best Selling Manga & Anime In Japan Via Amazon Revealed Posted by Chris Beveridge December 10, 2013 at 04:37 PM Yotsuba Volume 12 What's popular in Japan certainly isn't always the same as what's popular elsewhere in the world and it's even more t...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

When Attack on Titan: The Last Wings of Mankind dropped on Nintendo 3DS in Japan last week it came packing playable versions of Eren, Mikasa, and Armin. A story chapter featuring a playable Levi joined the crew at launch as DLC, and Sasha is offic...

Kodansha decided to make another printing of the January 2014 issue of Aria magazine, which launched Hikaru Suruga and Gan Sunaaku's Attack on Titan: No Regrets (Shingeki no Kyojin Gaiden: Kuinaki Sentaku) spinoff manga.

If you've traveled to Japan, you may be aware that while Narita Airport has been the main international port of access into the Tokyo area for many years, there is now an increasing number of International flights in and out of Haneda Airport, whi...

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

Legendary Pictures has just unleased a new trailer for next year’s highly anticipated Godzilla film with more footage than ever before. The results look pretty spectacular and serious (no wisecracks or SIZE MATTERS taglines here) as the mili...

J-Rock band to release new album on February 12; film to open on February 8 The official Tiger & Bunny Twitter account announced on Tuesday that the Japanese band NOVELS will perform the song "Nemesis" as the opening theme for the film Tiger & Bun...

Siliconera Spencer

will cost 6,170 yen ($60) or 9,980 yen ($97) if you opt for the limited edition.   The limited edition includes a soundtrack CD, a Blu-ray disc with special content, a special case for the discs, mini clear poster, Dengeki NerveGear Vol.

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While comcept has been busy with games like Soul Sacrifice and Mighty No. 9, we haven't heard much about Kaio: King of Pirates which was announced before both of those. The Kaio site was quietly updated and now pegs the Nintendo 3DS game for 2014.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Kamisama Kiss FUNimation is bringing a bit of focus onto their recently announced Goddess Edition release for Kamisama Kiss, which is set to land on February 11th, 2014. The $130 set has a lot of bonuses to it, though FUNimation is ensuring the re...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

December 21 marks the upcoming announcement of another Digimon game, with information to be unleashed in the February 2014 issue of V-Jump magazine. A trailer is set to debut on the same day at Namco Bandai's Jump Festa booth.

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Above is the latest look at the upcoming release of the DX Blood Orange Lock Seed, used by Kamen Rider Bujin Gaim, the main antagonist in this year's. . .

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

With its new home console, Microsoft is hoping to make Kinect – the motion-sensing camera that comes bundled in the box – one of the main features of the Xbox One experience. Far superior to the original Kinect camera released in 2010, the new uni...

Concert footage from Utada Hikaru's first international tour, "Utada: In The Flesh 2010", has been released exclusively through iTunes in celebration of the singer's 15th anniversary.

Japan in the Winter series is back again this year and today we take a lookie at the Odaiba area in Tokyo. Places visited include Odaiba Deck, Aqua City, Diver City, Venus Port and loads of other shops in these entertainment facilities.


Kiki's Delivery Service Live-Action Movie Trailer A movie trailer has been released for the upcoming live-action adaptation film of "Kiki's Delivery Service", which is scheduled to premier in Japan on 01 Mar 2014.

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Lupin III vs. Detective the Movie opened last weekend and is currently at the top of the Japanese box office! The movie opened on 329 screens, sold 539,132 tickets and earned a total of 649,835,000 yen (about US$6,288,900) in its first two days.

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The upcoming Dengeki Bunko fighting game known as Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax just keeps getting bigger and bigger as three new characters have been announced to officially join their support roster.

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Arpeggio Ep10 – No. By NovaJinx | Published: December 10, 2013 Thanks to Kongou and Robo-Maya this episode actually made the show quite a bit more interesting, but you bastards had one job, one god damn job.

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Tamsoft, once best known for the Battle Arena Toshinden series, has been cashing in on the hostess dating game series Dream C Club. What do you actually do in these games? Dream C Club: Gogo is all about conversations and drinking.

Takarajimasha Inc. shipped the 2014 edition of the Kono Manga ga Sugoi! guidebook on Monday with its list of the top titles in four categories. The lists are the result of surveys conducted among more than 400 professionals in the fields of manga ...

Following the announcement of the live action adaptation of Shingeki no Kyojin, the Internet was abuzz as everyone had their opinions as to who they wanted to see portray which character. For Eren Yeager, some people named Tori Matsuzaka, Takeru S...

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From the popular indie game series Touhou Project comes this new PVC figure by Ques-Q featuring the Scarlet Devil Mansion's "dirty little secret", Flandre Scarlet. This 1/8 scale PVC figure of Remilia Scarlet's extremely powerful little sister is ...


1/8 Tsutsukakushi Tsukiko PVC [FREEing Ver. ] From the popular anime "Hentai Ouji to Warawanai Neko" comes a lovely scaled figure of Tsutsukakushi Tsukiko, the main herione of the show. She is posed in a cute manner of half way getting dressed (or...

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) I was never able to complete my driving lessons successfully, and ended up quitting half way though… I just couldn't seem to get it right. (´;ω;`) But that aside, today we're going to be taking a look a...


Kantai Collection Anime Website Launched "Kantai Collection – Kan Colle -" is one of the hottest moe card battle game, and the official website for the anime adaptation has been launched. Kadokawa Games had earlier announced the anime adaptation o...

Coming January will be this crazy show all about transformations, world conquest and a secret society? On 11 January 2014, Sekai Seifuku ~ Bōryaku no Zvezda (World Conquest – Zvezda Plot) will debut on Tokyo MX TV, and a manga adaptation will be l...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Yun Koga's 'Akuma No Riddle' Anime Adaptation Set For Spring 2014 Posted by Chris Beveridge December 9, 2013 at 03:50 PM Akuma No Riddle The folks at Comic Natalie have gotten the first round of casting for the anime adaptation of  Akuma no Riddle...

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