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RocketNews24 Jessica

Japan never fails to amaze when it comes to transforming the quotidian into cute. I mean, this is the country that turns cucumber-stealing, human-throttling swamp monsters into adorable toys for kids. The country's latest go at cute-ification come...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Mekaku City Actors' Anime Site Goes Live Posted by Chris Beveridge January 17, 2014 at 01:25 PM The official site for Mekaku City Actors has gone live, though there's not a lot on it yet. But it does signify the start of interaction and publicity...

NASA recently unveiled its Valkyrie robot planned to set foot on Mars. The robot was created as part of the DARPA Robots Trial event tasked individual teams to create a robot that could perform a variety of tasks including: drive a utility vehicle...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Earlier today, the world's first Kit Kat "specialty shop" opened in Tokyo. It's called the Kit Kat Chocolatory, and you can see a photo of it right up there. As previously reported, the new Kit Kat shop offers gourmet Kit Kats.

  Akihiko Sanada Following the release of character trailers for Mitsuru Kirijo and Yosuke Hanamura last week and the two protagonists prior to that, ATLUS have recently released their next set of trailers for Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth wh...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Virtual idol Hatsune Miku might not be real, but her popularity sure is. In Japan, the character, who stars in own line of Sega music games, now also has her own store. Called "Miku Wing Shop," the store will be opened for a limited time only at H...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

One Piece Flower Mound, Texas (January 17, 2014) – FUNimation® Entertainment announced today it has acquired the U. S. home video rights to Season Six of the action adventure anime series—One Piece. Season Six contains the Thriller Bark Saga, span...

Recap The girls spy in on Yuuta and Rikka's romantic status, causing Nibutani to call in outside help to spark their relationship. The couple goes out on a date and try to sort out just what their relationship really is.

The spin-off manga Magi: Sinbad no Bōken (Magi: Adventure of Sinbad) from the Magi series, has been green-lit for anime production. The announcement was made on Sunday by Shogakukan, and the adaptation will be bundled together with the special edi...

Taiyo Matsumoto's manga about 2 friends originally inspired 2002 live-action film Fuji TV's late-night Noitamina programming block revealed on Thursday that Masaaki Yuasa (Mind Game, The Tatami Galaxy, Kick-Heart) will direct a television anime ad...

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The official Uchusen Twitter account finally revealed White Wizard's official Rider name! White Wizard is a mysterious figure that gave Haruto his Rider belt from the Kamen Rider Wizard TV series. Though official Kamen Rider Wizard merchandise onl...

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Voice actor Seizo Katou (age 86) has passed away yesterday at 11:40 am due to complications from bladder cancer. Katou is best known for his role as Megatron in the 1st Transformers TV series till Transformers: Headmasters.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Inugami-san to Nekoyama-san' Yuri Manga Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge January 17, 2014 at 01:44 PM Inugami-san to Nekoyama-san Every season or so has to have a yuri season and one more for the spring 2014 season has just been...

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Momo Kyun Sword e-Ranobe Gets Anime! January 17th, 2014 / By Tabris / No comments » / Categories: Anime, News Today it was announced that an anime adaptation of the Momo Kyun Sword digital ranobe, which tells the story of a female version of the p...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sailor Moon Sailor Moon fans are going to see a lot of things coming their way this year beyond the new anime series itself since we're getting more 20th anniversary materials hitting. The latest one to get a release comes out on January 29th as w...

OP Sequence OP: 「今日に恋色」 (Kyō ni Koiro) by May'n 「いなり、初恋、初変化(へんげ)。」 (Inari, Hatsukoi, Hatsu Henka [Hen-ge]. ) "Inari, First Love, First Change (Transformation). " That was a pleasant premiere. Once every so often, you stumble on the rare anime adap...

tour / girugamesh Great news for all European fans from girugamesh! ! ! They announced a Europe tour called "MONSTER" only a few days ago! ! Check the dates and make sure to join them when they rock Europe again!

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Over the past several months, we've seen wave after wave of wearable Sailor Moon merchandise, from accessories to lingerie to even bibs. But what about the other colossal '90s anime hit featuring combat-ready adolescents, Evangleion?

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Four Minute 'Amazing Twins' Anime Promo Surfaces Posted by Chris Beveridge January 17, 2014 at 03:22 PM Amazing Twins Shochiku has put out some good stuff on the upcoming release of Amazing Twins and now they're going big with it by showing off fo...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) officially has a rating for the North American release of Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars. Thanks to "Fantasy Violence, Language, Mild Blood, Partial Nudity, and Sexual Themes," the Atlus-p...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Soredemo Sekai wa Utsukushii' Anime Adaptation Studio Named Posted by Chris Beveridge January 17, 2014 at 06:29 PM Soredemo Sekai wa Utsukushii Announced a few days ago as being a part of the spring anime series, we've now got confirmation of the...

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Jessica Veranda (JKT48) – J. V. ~Oshare~ (Photobook) JKT48's Jessica Veranda's photobook J. V. ~Oshare~ will be released on January 17. In this photobook, Jessica Veranda reveals her beauty secrets. It includes pictures from a fashion photo sessio...

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Actor Yamato Kinjo tweeted that the filming for Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger is finally over. Kinjo played Nobuharu "Nossan" Udou aka KyoryuBlue in the said series. If the show will not experience any delays, the series will have a total of 48 episodes.

An announcement was made on Wednesday 15 January 2014 that the light novel Amagi Brilliant Park written by Shoji Gatoh (Full Metal Panic author) will get the anime adaptation, and Kyoto Animation is going to do the production.

Japanator Brittany Vincent

Deltora Quest was a fantasy novel series for young adults that came out while I was in middle school, and everyone was all over it, just like the Broken Sky books that borrowed heavily from anime tropes, even down to the character designs.

The Fandom Post Maria Selke

Jedi Jane doodle by Kelly Light at www. Kellylight. com Welcome back to Star Wars Thursday, a celebration of the wonderful and often wacky world of a galaxy far, far away. I've often claimed that I can find a Star Wars mashup of almost anything.

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43 years after donning the costume of the original Kamen Rider costume, veteran actor Hiroshi Fujioka once again reprises his role as Takeshi Hongo or Kamen Rider 1. It will be 38 years since his last henshin and fans are surely excited about the ...

RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

Imagine you're a Japanese fisherman. It might be hard to visualize if you're a woman in landlocked Slovakia, but just try, will ya? Okay, so you have your little fisherman hat on with your rubber fisherman boots and you're just going about your mo...

Discotek has revealed its acquisition of home video rights to Studio 4°C's 2006 collection of original anime music videos Amazing Nuts! The collection of four videos features "She Loves the CREAM" performed by m-flo & DOPING PANDA, "Smile Again" b...

Gin no Saji Second Season - 02 Well, you have to admit he's a lot cuter than Dick Cheney. It's quite remarkable how little attention this series gets in English-language forums.   I get very few comments at either place I cover it, and it seems to...

  International visual novel publisher MangaGamer have recently issued an announcement that their anticipated "translation correction patch" for World End Economica Episode 1 is now available for download.

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