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It's hard to imagine legendary anime director Hayao Miyazaki needing to be any more lauded than he already is. Over 95 percent of Japan's population has watched one of his movies, people see uploading his films to the Internet as being the fast tr...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

We've all been there: You're holding a big ol' hamburger with both hands, you bring it to your mouth to take a bite, and the whole burger falls out all over the place. But guess what, there's an "ideal" way to hold a burger.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

While noting such yuri titles they have in their library such as Strawberry Panic and Girlfriends, Seven Seas Entertainment has announced the acquisition of a new yuri title with Citrus. The series comes from Saburouta and began in Japan in the fa...

Siliconera Ishaan

In an interview with Japanese business publication Nikkei, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata shared his thoughts on the company's recent financial losses and also revealed that he's considering the idea of mergers and acquisitions.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Viz Media, working with ElevenArts, has sent out the basics of what to expect for the upcoming theatrical run of Tiger & Bunny – The Rising. The film is one that takes what was done in the first, which largely adapted a good portion of the origina...

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

Oha Girl Chu! Chu! Chu! will be releasing the memorial album "Shinyuu (心友)" on February 4. It will be a greatest hits album containing 13 tracks including all the singles. The members are going to graduate from the group on March 31, 2014, so the ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Japan's Hope for Animals animal rights activists recently claimed victory in encouraging FamilyMart to discontinue offering foie gras filled hamburger lunch meals. This helped to get their "Animals are Not Your Food Products"graphic into the publi...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

After almost 3 years, we finally have a proper update about the status of Saban Brands' Power Rider! RangerCrew reports that the trademark for Power Rider is no longer active. As we have previously reported last June 30, 2011, Saban Brands registe...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Soul Sacrifice Delta heads to PS Vita in Japan on March 6 with its unique spin on a variety of Grimm's Fairy Tales. Since it's Soul Sacrifice, even Little Red Riding Hood is getting a ghastly overhaul, and you can see the monstrous depiction of th...

A Japanese drama about children living in an orphanage that has been attacked for stereotyping was broadcast as intended, a TV station said Wednesday, despite being abandoned by all of its sponsors. Rights groups have complained that “Ashita...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following the CD jacket photos last month, the official site for voice actress/singer Aya Hirano posted a teaser video for her long-awaited third album "vivid" yesterday. The video features the CD jacket photo session conducted by Fantasista Utama...

Siliconera Eugene

  Sega lets slip very, very quietly in the comments of the Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F 2nd opening song Decorator that they've moved the release date for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita game back.

Episode 03: 「ラブコメの波動を感じる」 (Rabu Kome no Hadou o Kanjiru) "I Can Feel the Love Comedy Waves" I changed my mind. I really don't have the time to blog another show, but screw it – picked up. I'm enjoying this too much to not talk about it.

Siliconera Ishaan

Lucario is back in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U, and Nintendo have shared screenshots of him via the game's official website.   Meanwhile, on Miiverse, director Masahiro Sakurai stated: "The heroic Aura Pokémon, Lucario, joins the ...

Chuunibyou Demo Koi ga Shitai! Ren – 04 Filed under Chuunibyou Demo Koi ga Shitai, First Impressions by Takaii | 11 Comments 「無垢なる…生徒会長選挙(クイーンメーカー)」 (Mukunaru… Seitokaichou Senkyo (Kuiin Meekaa)) "An Innocent… Student Council President / Queenmake...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Actor Tori Matsuzaka (Gatchaman, Samurai Sentai Shinkenger) will star in the live-action film adaptation of Akira Saso's Maestro manga next year. Matsuzaka will play Kousaka, a brilliant concert master while his co-star, Toshiyuki Nishida (A Lette...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Noragami' Manga Bundled Anime Episode Gets First Promo Posted by Chris Beveridge January 31, 2014 at 04:21 PM Noragami Kodansha's getting people excited about the upcoming manga bundled original episode for Noragami by putting out a new trailer f...

  Trailer for Pokemon Origins The Pokemon Company International have announced that a number of Pokemon animation episodes and specials will be available through the Hulu and Hulu Plus services, adding to the range of titles available on the Hulu ...

KIKAIDA: THE ANDROID OF JUSTICE RETURNS Jiro is Born Again in KIKAIDER: REBOOT! At a press conference on January 30th at Toei Studios in Tokyo, announcements were made for their 2014 line up, including the return of the 1970s TV series, KIKAIDER (...

Bandai Namco owned multimedia studio ShiftyLook has released the first trailer for studio Graphinica's five-episode web anime series Wonder Momo, a revival of Namco's 1987 side-scrolling beat-um-up video game.

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Recommended Community Reading: January 31, 2014 Ray's Picks Open Call For Proposals 2014 – 333sound If you have the vision, time, and ambition, you may want to consider sending in a proposal. Last time, Anna of appears submitted a proposal for the...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Happy fifth birthday to Megurine Luka! The third release for Crypton's VOCALOID Character Vocal Series, this "cool, somewhat mysterious" based on Yū Asakawa, was introduced in January 2009 and soon became notable for being the first Vocaloid with ...

Mikufan.com jrharbort

  After the success of the past WeLoveFine shirt designs in collaboration with Crypton Future Media and the community, WeLoveFine is further expanding their selection with several new designs: Two new tops for Rin and Len fans, and 5 new Hatsune M...

Impression: Change, change, change – that's all anyone seems to care about anymore. And, ultimately, it's what most people fear – the change and loss of the things that we hold dear. Once again we see this fear manifest within one of our main cast...

G Gundam & Giant Robo director Yasuhiro Imagawa will direct a TV series adaptation of screenwriter Kankuro Kudo (Kamui Gaiden, Maiko Haaaan! ! ! ) & illustrator Hajime Anzai's children's picture book Wasimo.

2 Flares Twitter 2 Facebook 0 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 0 2 Flares × Have you heard of Goose house? If the answer is 'no', this writer strongly recommends you do yourself a favour and learn more about them.

The Fandom Post Daniel Briscoe

Log Horizon Episode 14 World Fraction What They Say: One day, while playing the online game Elder Tales, 30,000 players suddenly find themselves trapped in another world. There, eight-year veteran gamer Shiroe also gets left behind.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Viz Media Showcases 'Ranma 1/2' Blu-ray Anime Packaging Posted by Chris Beveridge January 31, 2014 at 04:39 PM Viz Media is definitely giving Ranma 1/2 all the love it deserves with the first set that's coming out on Blu-ray on March 25th, 2014 as...

Gin no Saji Second Season - 04 I may have been under laboring a false impression of who the main character in this series is. . . Gin no Saji is living proof of the old show biz adage, "Never work with kids or animals".

DS Virtual Console coming to Wii U In a mission statement released by Satoru Iwata, president of Nintendo, it's been revealed that plans for a DS virtual console appearing on the Wii U eShop are underway and NFC will be heavily implemented in the ...

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