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January 6, 2014, 9:00 AM
January 6, 2014, 9:00 AM
Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

The Crunchyroll panel at Otakon Vegas has wrapped up with a triple whammy of new streaming anime announcements, including ZX Ignition, Wake Up, Girls! (both the series and Seven Idols feature film), and season two of Silver Spoon.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

While nothing has been confirmed and it could just be a mistake, the release calendar page of Nintendo's official website has an Inazuma Eleven 3DS game listed for North American release. It's unclear which of the many games it could be, but the l...

Siliconera Sato

In a recent interview with Famitsu magazine, producer Hideo Baba talked about Tales of Zestiria and how it will be different from past games in the series. In the same interview, he also shares a little more information on Alicia, the upcoming gam...

⬈ ⬋ - + column Jan 3, 12:00 It's back to business in this week's Answerman. What will Netflix do with Knights of Sidonia? Why is Nadia out on Blu-ray when Evangelion is still in limbo? And are upscales worth the upgrade?

Ressha Sentai Tokkyuger the First Promo! ! ! It's coming. The 38th Super Sentai Resshan Sentai Tokkyuger promo has hit the internet and for the first time we will get to see them live and in living color.


Jan4 By Meta Cast, posted under Aku no Hana, ANIME, Ars Nova: Arpeggio of Blue Steel, Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai, Chihayafuru, Coppelion, Date A Live, Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya, Free! , Freezing, Galilei Donna, Gatchaman Crowds, Girls und P...

Japanator Josh Tolentino

I'm hardly in a position to say whether Japan's culture export-focused "soft power" initiative, dubbed "Cool Japan" is successful, but whatever you think of it, it's good news to see that they're still rolling along with it.

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After an awesome episode today, here's the preview of Kamen Rider Gaim's 13th episode: The Friendship Tag Team of Gaim and Baron! This is. . .

JEFusion ***Firestarter1331***

After an awesome episode today, here is the preview for Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger's 44th Brave, Chaos Laughs! Destruction's Countdown. Souji. . .

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Announced previously by Bushiroad in conjunction with Aniplex USA who is handling the interactions with Hulu, Future Card Buddyfight has begun its distribution through Hulu. The series first episode has gone live, which you can see below, and as o...

On Dec. 31, 2013, SAO: Extra Edition aired in Japan. It was a two-hour special that mostly recapped the events of the anime from last year. The timing of the special episode's release was no coincidence.

SGCafe spartanchef

The official Sunrise website has recently posted an image of the iconic Japanese mascot character Hello Kitty donning Wild Tiger and Barnaby Brooks Jr. 's costumes. This brand new collaboration between Sunrise and Sanrio will feature Hello Kitty w...

RocketNews24 Joan Coello

Cosplay is arguably the most popular subculture in Japan. While the costume play community has seen an explosive growth across the globe in recent years, many "normal" people still tend to look at those engaging in the activity with judging eyes; ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

While 5pb. is already working on Chaos;Child—the latest in the science adventure series that includes Chaos;Head, Steins;Gate, and Robotics;Notes—they also have a visual novel in the works with a much more ridiculous title.

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Recommended Eyecandy+ Reading: January 3, 2014 Ray's Picks 明けましておめでとうございます~*~~*!! – モーニングBerryz48 MB makes New Year's Resolutions verrrrry interesting. Love Riron / Love Theory – HamsapSukebe I'm loving the screencaps on this one.

SeventhStyle Seven

BONES and Shinichiro Watanabe have done it, they've successfully made a Japanese animation as unintelligible and moronic as the average American animation, and the title of the work is Space Dandy. The director can now rest in peace knowing his dr...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Crunchyroll Adds 'Z/X Ignition' For Winter 2014 Anime Lineup Posted by Chris Beveridge January 5, 2014 at 03:00 PM Z/X Ignition Add another card based game adaptation in anime form this season as Crunchyroll has picked up the simulcast rights for ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Set for release sometime in 2014, the first material from the live action Kite film has surfaced, though it may not stay out there long. Based on the original anime OVA of the same name, it's directed by Ralp Ziman with an introduction here by Sam...

J-Pop Idols admin

BiS – Gekkan BiS × Yonehara Yasumasa BiS will release the book Gekkan BiS × Yonehara Yasumasa (月刊BiS×米原康正) on January 10. Gekkan BiS × Yonehara Yasumasa (月刊BiS×米原康正) includes photos of the members of BiS taken during a surprise shooting session by...

  For those curious about CrunchyRoll's upcoming stream of the anime series Witch Craft Works, check out this new 31-second trailer which began airing on its official website the other day. Produced by the team at animation studio J.

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

Tweet Pin It This years Kohaku Uta Gassen squeaked by with a 44. 5% average audience share around Japan making it the most watched show of 2013. The TBS Drama Hanzawa Naoki previously held the record with their September 22nd season finale raking ...

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