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April 12, 2014, 6:00 AM
April 12, 2014, 6:00 AM
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Kodansha's Weekly Shounen Magazine has just announced that their popular shounen manga The Seven Deadly Sins will finally be getting a well-deserved anime adaptation. The manga is written and illustrated by Nakaba Suzuki and follows a certain grou...

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While in America the stereotypical school kid lunch of a sandwich, apple, and some crackers can easily be tossed in a paper sack, things are a bit trickier in Japan. Japanese parents packing a lunch for their child usually include rice and a numbe...

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Celebrating 30 million unit milestone, the Attack on Titan manga's success is being celebrated April 10-12 with a 60 meter projection at the Lazona Kawasaki Plaza shopping mall in Saiwai-ku, Kawasaki, Japan.

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The final episode of Gundam Unicorn is getting ready to premiere in a limited Japanese theatrical run in just a little over a month. After its May 17 debut it will make its way to home video on June 6, and you can see the latest promotional video ...

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Twitter user higedi (Ryūta Kitamura) racked up more than 10,000 retweets with this picture of incoming students who were refused entry to Hokkaido University's entrance ceremony. The students are generally expected to wear formal clothes for the c...

Keita travels to the past to uncover secret origin of the Yōkai Watch The May issue of Shogakukan's Monthly Corocoro Comic magazine is announcing on Tuesday that Level-5 will release its Yōkai Watch 2 game for Nintendo 3DS on July 10 — in two vers...

Popular entertainers visit Universal Studios to get ready for Japan's version of the famous attraction. Popular entertainers Eiji Wentz and Daigo were spotted in cosplay regalia this past week on Japanese national television.

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Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth is back with another gameplay preview, this time focusing on a variety of summons. Watch as the dungeon-crawling RPG's party summons Izanagi, Jack Frost, and more in the video below.

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April 8 was the spring edition of the biannual Miyazawa Model Exhibition, an industry-only exhibition of the latest figures and their prototypes. Pulchra displayed a prototype 1/7-scale Mikasa figure from Attack on Titan, which shows her in mid-le...

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Part of the premise of web serial, turned light novel series, turned anime Log Horizon is that fictional MMO Elder Tale aims to set players in a half-size recreation of the real world. Elder Tale has 12 main classes, and the plan was to customize ...

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Azure Striker Gunvolt, an upcoming 2D action game for the Nintendo 3DS, is influenced in part by a number of shounen manga and anime, which should make western fans of that genre feel righ at home. Nevertheless, developer Inti Creates have made a ...

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Making its way online are the first images of live-action Lupin III film cast on their respective characters. This stars Oguri Shun (Detective Conan,. . .

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Today's main character… Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) If I was able to control any element I'd pick the wind… of all the elements, it's always been the one that clicks with my personality the best!

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Tsuburaya Productions announced that the next Ultraman series, Ultraman Ginga S will feature a new character named Ultraman Victory. Just like last year, Ultraman Ginga S is split into two seasons and each season has a total of 8 episodes, making ...

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Moss is bringing Raiden IV to PlayStation 3 with extras. Raiden IV: OverKill has the arcade game and Additional Mode from the Xbox 360 port plus a brand new OverKill Mode with a different scoring system.

Japanese rock band fade makes the announcement it's time for the five members to go their separate ways and deliver's the message via their OHP.

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Upcoming Spring 2014 anime Mekaku City Actors has been generating a lot of excitement lately, and now, MaidigiTV has just started steaming the anime's latest PV a day before it airs on April 12, 2014. The anime is based on the vocaloid song series...

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A new Rozen Maiden light novel, "Rotschwarz" (Red-Black), is scheduled to be released starting April 18th – it will be a novel centering on Shinku and Suiginmoe's past story in the Oxford of the 19th century.

Game Launches in N. A. , Europe on June 6 Nintendo announced Thursday that the 3DS life simulation game Tomodachi Life is slated for release in North America and Europe on June 6. In the Nintendo Direct presentation, Nintendo president Satoru Iwat...

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The concept behind the Ninja Slayer light novel series is that "translators" Yu Honda and Leika Sugi were introduced to "authors" Bradley Bond and Philip Ninj@ Morzez's Ninja Slayer as a fanzine at San Diego Comic Con 1997.

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Tweet Pin It Even a pick me up from the land of the rising sun couldn't help the Yankees snag a victory in last nights loss against Baltimore. Momoiro Clover Z's newest song My Dear Fellow welcomed New York Yankee's pitcher Masahiro Tanaka to the ...

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Written by: William on April 11, 2014 at 11:44 am | In CULTURE, LIFESTYLE | No Comments Tears. Tantrums. And a yuru-kyara mascot character. The Public Affairs Section/Consular Section of the U. S. Embassy in Tokyo has produced a very original vide...

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Apr. 11. 2014 Sponsored links The largest-ever KAWAii! ! & IDOL expo, "KAWAii! ! NiPPON EXPO 2014", will be held at Makuhari Messe on May 10. Akai Kouen, Ayame Gouriki, GEM, Ziyou-Vachi, SUPER GiRLS, Cheeky Parade, Dream5, PASSPO☆, Palet, Babyraid...

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Date A Live II is about to air this Friday, and what better to kick it off than to drop the bomb on a dating sim adaptation from Compile Heart? Date A Live: Arusu Install is the sequel to Date A Live: Rinne Utopia and the second visual novel to be...

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Well, this is it. This. . . is JoJo's Bizarre Adventure. Of course, I'm utterly wrong on this one, factually speaking. JoJo's Bizarre Adventure started with Phantom Blood, way back in 1987, after all, as a manga.

The staff for the upcoming Lupin the IIIrd: Jigen Daisuke no Bohyō (Lupin the IIIrd: Daisuke Jigen's Gravestone) film revealed the first two screenshots from the film on Thursday. The official website for the anime also posted a recording-session ...

Trouble Maker – Chemistry Review Greg April 10th, 2014 Release Date: October 31, 2013 Track Listing Turn Up The Volume Now (There Is No Tomorrow) Player [Hyunseung Solo feat. Hyuna] Attention I Like [Hyuna Solo feat.

Funko has released the official images for the new members of their Pop! Rocks line, and it maybe a bit surprising. Matsune Miku, Kagamine Rin, and Kagamine Len will be getting the Pop! treatment this June.

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