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A new Japan Channel funded by the Japanese government will broadcast anime, drama, music programs and travel programs will air on select countries starting next year. The Japanese government is allocating 15.

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Veteran tokusatsu producer Shinichiro Shirakura confirmed via Twitter that he will be producing the much awaited Heisei Rider vs. Showa Rider: Kamen Rider War feat. Super Sentai film. Shirakura also produced the previous two Super Hero Taisen films.

Kuroko no Basuke -Shōri e no Kiseki- can create dream team from 4 high schools with custom outfits Namco Bandai Games began streaming the third promotional video for the Kuroko no Basuke -Shōri e no Kiseki- (Kuroko's Basketball -The Path to Victor...

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

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One of the best things about being in Japan at this time of year is the festive atmosphere that extends from Christmas all the way into the first few days of January. With so many unique traditions surrounding preparations for the New Year festiva...

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Attack on Titan fans who aren't exhausted from celebrating Levi's December 25th birthday now have the chance to mark the big day for Bertolt Hoover. Among English speaking series followers, the December 30th birthday boy seems better known for his...

SoniAni [そにアニ], also known as "Super Sonico The Animation" is an anime featuring Super Sonico [すーぱーそに子] - the mascot character of Nitroplus. It is produced by WHITE FOX [ホワイトフォックス] (Jormungand, Katanagatari, Hataraku Maou-sama, Steins;Gate) and is...

Bandai Visual began streaming the second Japanese promotional video for BONES studio and director Shinichiro Watanabe's science-fiction comedy anime Space Dandy on Monday. In the video, the narrator describes the story as one that takes place far ...

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Fans have had the chance to see the latest trailer for Chuunibyou Demo Koi ga Shitai second season that is due to air next week, and some are aghast at the drastic change in character design of the show's popular non-moeblob cast member Shinka Nib...

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The Keyblade started out as a simple weapon in the first Kingdom Hearts. In Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep, we saw it take the shape of a vehicle. In Kingdom Hearts III's latest trailer, we saw it turn into a gun, and according to series creator T...

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Tweet Pin It In, what arguably could be, the biggest announcement made at Kohaku in the last decade… Yuko Oshima has announced her plans to graduate from AKB48. The predictably suspicious return of Heavy Rotation to the AKB48 medley had raised sus...

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The Gundam series are currently on full display as the Aeon Mall Makuhari New City in Chiba Prefecture hosts the Gundam World 2014 in Makuhari exhibition. The history of the Gundam franchise is exhibited showing its humble beginnings from the icon...

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It's officially confirmed that Kamen Rider Kabuto's Kabuto Zecter will receive the Complete Selection Modification treatment! The previous belts who received such treatment include the Double Driver, Accel Driver and Lost Driver.

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Nippon Columbia revealed new information about the opening and ending themes of the 38th Super Sentai Series, Ressha Sentai Tokkyuger. The series is set to premiere on February 16, 2014. The show's opening theme is entitled "Ressha Sentai Kyoryuge...

In today's Japan in the Winter series, we take a gander around the Asakusa area - mainly the Nakamise street lined with traditional food and souvenirs. At the Kaminarimon [雷門] - entrance to Sensoji Temple [浅草寺].

Reader's Choice – Best Anime 2013 Poll Filed under Miscellaneous, Poll by Zephyr | 2 Comments The end of the year is here and it's time for the Eighth Annual Reader's Choice poll! Do you have a favorite series you'd like to see win?

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Kamen Rider Gaim is not supposed to air today, but someone from the official Toei production page posted the summary for the show's 13th episode! The summary & its related pictures is now not available on the site as of the moment.

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The winter anime season at Crunchyroll gets a lift from the addition of THE PILOT’S LOVE SONG. This fantasy romance functions as a prequel of sorts to The Princess and the Pilot anime saga based on the light novels by Koroku Inumura and is s...

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Nagi no Asukara With the series taking a bit of a breather like several others for the holiday, PA Works is getting ready to debut the second season of Nagi no Asukara and that means showing off a new key visual for the series.

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A banner day of new announcements at Crunchyroll continues as the game crazy school comedy Tonari no Seki-kun: The Master of Killing Time joins the winter simulcast lineup. Tonari no Seki-kun: The Master of Killing Time is set to broadcast every S...

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Tweet Pin It Photographers got to give their burst mode a workout as Momoiro Clover Z took to the press stage for the Kohaku Uta Gassen Rehearsals. The energetic five dashed on stage with shirts emblazoned with "通過点" [Note: Roughly means "Checkpoi...

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Future Card Buddyfight Los Angeles, CA (December 30, 2013) – Bushiroad announced that the TV animation of its latest trading card game, Future Card Buddyfight, will be available on popular streaming sites Hulu and YouTube, from January 3, 2014.

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Director Masahiro Sakurai has always placed a great deal of importance on balancing games in the Super Smash Bros. series, and he won't be making any exceptions for the upcoming Wii U and 3DS game. In this week's issue of Famitsu, Sakurai talks ab...

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We have come to the end of another year and it is a good habit and culture to document what we have planned as well as achieved throughout the year. It is a moment of excitement and worries at the same point of time, celebrating what we have achie...

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'Rage Of Bahamut: Genesis' Card Game Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge December 30, 2013 at 03:27 PM Rage Of Bahamut Card games into anime is a rather serious business, even if it tends to not capture the attention of a lot of ani...

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Before I start making any new posts today, I pay tribute on one man that with no doubt, changed my life. Without him, I will still be stuck in my old college major, wondering why I decided to pick it up.

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'Ushinawareta Mirai wo Motomete' Game Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge December 30, 2013 at 04:33 PM Ushinawareta Mirai wo Motomete – In Search Of Lost Future Originally released in 2010 by Trumple, Ushinawareta Mirai wo Motomete...

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Tweet Pin It This week's featured releases come from 3Bjunior and GEM.   3Bjunior – "Nanairo no Stardust" Our first featured release of 2014 is brought to you by 3Bjunior. In short, 3Bjunior is the collective term for Stardust Promotion's idol gro...

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