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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.

AFA Channel! Firelit

1 Flares Twitter 1 Facebook 0 Google+ 0 Reddit 0 Buffer 0 StumbleUpon 0 1 Flares × On 12 February 2014, Comic-Con international announced that Hayao Miyazaki, who announced his retirement last year, and Rumiko Takahashi are among 14 distinguished ...

Siliconera Spencer

and Neptunia artist Tsunako designed the characters. The game's music is from iconic RPG composer Nobuo Uematsu.   Fairy Fencer F takes place many years after a war between a Goddess and a Vile God. This war was fought with Furies, magical weapon...

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...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following the 30-second teaser posted last month, a 15-second new TV-spot for the forthcoming anime film Pretty Rhythm All Star Selection: Prism Show Best 10 is now online. The first film for the franchise will introduce the popular "Prism Show" s...

Sankaku Complex Artefact

Otaku girding themselves for another lonely Valentine's look finally to have discovered how to get their 2D paramours to give them the chocos their hearts desire… With the technique now enjoying wide exposure on Twitter, it seems likely to join th...

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.

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...

Japanator Tim Sheehy

timeline following:⇓ Attack on TitanWhy not spend Valentine's Day with things from one of the most romantic shows of all time? That's right, Attack on Titan is one of the best ways to win someone's heart over.

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...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Yondemasuyo, Azazel-san' Japanese OAD Promo Released Posted by Chris Beveridge February 14, 2014 at 03:33 PM Yondemasuyo, Azazel-san. Z While a season of the series ran back in the spring of 2013 that was never simulcast and not licensed either, ...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Spring Anime 'Blade & Soul' Gets First Promo Posted by Chris Beveridge February 14, 2014 at 02:25 PM Blade & Soul Announced just a few days ago, one of the more recent additions to the spring 2014 anime season has a new promo with Blade & Soul mak...

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...

Random Viewing: Ando Lloyd Greg February 13th, 2014 Synopsis Ando Lloyd is a science fiction/romance drama starring SMAP's Kimura Takyua and actress/singer Kou Shibasaki. It is a 10 episode series that aired on TBS in Japan from October 13 – Decem...

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, ...

Within a Flash of Lightning Lightning Sabre

Velvet from Shining Ark by Alphamax Aah. . . It has been too long since I did a figure review. Let's hope this will become a habit again. This is 1/8 scale Velvet from Shining Ark released in late January by Alphamax.

Gin no Saji Second Season - 06 There are all sorts of lessons in this episode - for characters, writers and producers alike. This was a big episode for Gin no Saji in many ways, and it came with a lot of expectations as a result.

Nagi no Asukara - 19 Dammit, my world just doesn't make sense any more. This is what Nagi no Asukara has reduced me to - I'm happy to see Yoshino Hiroyuki's name attached to an episode.   That just should never happen, but so it is here - down is ...

「(躊躇(ためら)いの…筑紫島周遊(ツクシノシマ・トラベリング)) 」 ("Tamerai no… Tsukushino-shima Toraberingu") "Hesitant… Tsukushino Island Travelling" After feeling like a rabbit that's been taunted with a carrot that's just barely out of its reach, the amount of happiness th...

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...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Like a Valentine gift for the fans, Japanese Publisher Fujimi Shobou announced today on February 14 that an anime adaptation of the Trinity Seven 7-nin no Masho Tsukai battle fantasy school manga is in the works.

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...

METANORN Kyokai

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.

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...

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 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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