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February 15, 2014, 12:00 PM
February 15, 2014, 12:00 PM
RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

It's Valentine's Day in Japan, and as the tradition goes, women and young ladies across the country have been busy preparing homemade chocolates to give out to male friends, colleagues, and that special someone.

Lady Jewelpet follows a girl transported to Jewelland as potential Queen TV Tokyo opened a preview website on Thursday to announce that the sixth Jewelpet television anime series, Lady Jewelpet, will premiere on April 5 at 9:30 a.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

In Japan, there's a dish called "omurice" (オムライス). It's a type of omelette that is filled with rice. Kids, in particular, love it. There's a way to make this tasty meal cuter: add animal characters. Here's what omurice looks like: It's rice wrappe...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Kindaichi Case Files' Getting New Anime Adaptation – In 'Space Brothers' Timeslot Posted by Chris Beveridge February 14, 2014 at 01:36 PM It's a case of good news and bad news with this bit of information that has surfaced.

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

Terra Formars TV an OVA Announced! February 13th, 2014 / By Tabris / No comments » / Categories: Anime, News A popular sci-fi action manga about giant mutated humanoid cockroaches Terra Formars which is ongoing since 2011 gets TV and OVA adaptatio...

Siliconera Spencer

The sequel to Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc will be released in the West and the wait isn't that long either. NIS America just announced Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair is scheduled to come out on PlayStation Vita this fall.

The official website for the Persona 3 films updated at midnight on Saturday, and posted a new trailer for the upcoming Persona 3 the Movie #2 Midsummer Knight's Dream film. The trailer begins by recapping the events of the first film, and shows A...

Kodansha has released a trailer for Production I. G's fourth Yondemasuyo, Azazel-san OAD. The core staff and cast of the prior OADs and two television series will reunite to produce the 25 minute episode for exclusive release with limited edition ...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Capcom announced in a recent Nintendo Direct that a new Ace Attorney project is currently being developed. The company didn't announce about the details of the new game, but the Shu Takumi, the developer of the original Ace Attorney games is parti...

The official website for the Blade & Soul television anime began streaming first promotional video on Friday. NCSoft describes the original Blade & Soul MMORPG's story: Rise. Strike. Avenge. Blade & Soul brings the world of Asian martial arts fant...

Gee, what a glum episode. While I do appreciate the dose of reality revolving around the idol industry, at this point this show is becoming more and more depressing. However I do hope for some sunshine in next week's episode since it is entitled, ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

NIS America had a handful of announcements to make during yesterday's press event, including word that the Fairy Fencer F RPG is coming to the west. Compile Heart's RPG is due out both physically and digitally on PlayStation 3 in North America and...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The results of Tokyo Polytechnic University's research about "Who is the character that best represents the 'Cool Japan' concept" is finally revealed. The results are:1. Doraemon - 55. 6%2. Son Goku (Dragon Ball) - 38.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Miss Monochrome' Anime Site Debuts Valentine's Day Wallpaper Posted by Chris Beveridge February 13, 2014 at 03:33 PM While teasing a few other wallpapers, the official site for Miss Monochrome has updated with a free new wallpaper for the charact...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Trinity Seven: The Seven Magicians' Manga Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge February 14, 2014 at 12:31 PM Originally starting in 2010 and having seven volumes to its name, the Akinari Nao and Kenji Saitou manga series Trinity Sev...

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Happy Valentine's Day! ♡ Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) Uhh… all the chocolate was munched down shortly after this! But today I've got other things on my mind besides Valentine's day…. I'm worried about whether or not I'm going to be...


Feb14 Here's some giri, you b-bakaaaas! ♡。゚. (*♡´‿` 人´‿` ♡*)゚♡ °・ It's that day of the year again but don't expect something fabulous like MetaShip stories because well, we just couldn't beat the genuineness and spontaneity of it.

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

Artist James Clyne (Avatar) recently posted the concept art he created for Warner Bros.  stalledAkira live-action film. Clyne was brought on when director Ruairi Robinson was attached to the film. Since then, several other directors have came on g...

Crunchyroll Yomimaid

Nagi no Asukara (Nagi-Asu: A Lull in the Sea) takes place in a world where some people live on land and some people live underwater. Although no such place exists in real-life as far as I know, real-life locations in Japan that the anime may have ...

ComingSoon. net published an exclusive interview with stalled Akira live-action film director Jaume Collet-Serra on Monday. In the interview, Collet-Serra gave his opinion on Katsuhiro Otomo's original work, and it wasn't exactly stellar.

Final Fantasy Tactics' Matsuno involved in RPG for PC, Mac, Windows Tablets, Linux, iOS, Android Playdek met its Kickstarter goal of US$600,000 for its Unsung Story role-playing game late Thursday night, with less than a day left before its deadline.

Siliconera Spencer

If you played Virtue's Last Reward, you're probably awaiting the next game in the Zero Escape series. Directory and story writer Kotaro Uchikoshi went on Twitter to talk to fans about what's going on with Zero Escape 3.

Indie idols Aither appearing at Idol Matsuri convention in June Steve February 14th, 2014 Idol Matsuri is America's first convention dedicated to Japanese Idols, and they've started to announce some of their first guests for this year's debut conv...

Crunchyroll Amanda Rush

The popularity train that is Kantai Collection cannot be stopped. On the heels of an astounding showing at WonFes, Good Smile is extending the KanColle café, adding in new character-themed drinks, food and art.

Are Matsumoto Jun and Inoue Mao dating at home? Arashi's Matsumoto Jun (30) rumored dating actress Inoue Mao (27) at the end of last year and was photographed spot on had become a commotion within the industry.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Yesterday's Nintendo Direct contained a very special Super Smash Bros. announcement. The latest character to join the ever-growing roster is none other than Little Mac from Punch Out! ! . His character page is now up on the official site, and you ...

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Square Enix's Motomu Toriyama and Shinji Hashimoto were here in Singapore yesterday for a Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Creators Event, organised by Sony Computer Entertainment Hong Kong (SCEH) as the last leg of an Asia tour to promote th...

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As we have reported earlier, Ro-Kyu-Bu! 's female elementary school basketball ace, Tomoka and Sword Art Online's infamous dual-wielding Black Swordsman, Kirito will be fighting Dengeki Bunko's very best.

  With the release date for Tales of Symphonia Chronicles drawing ever closer for the PlayStation 3, Namco Bandai Games Europe have released three new character introduction trailers for three of the characters present in both games.

「そうだ、小姑でうめよう」 (Souda, Kojuuto de Umeyou) "I Know! I'll Fill It with a Sister-in-Law" A Valentine's Day episode so warm and fuzzy that I…I just can't eat another bite. They're so sweet! Benio Pivots To Mashiro It's been clear for a while, but final...

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