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RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Regular readers will know that we at RocketNews24 are no strangers to fast food. When you're based in one of the biggest, most convenient cities in the world and spend the majority of your day online with instant access to more information than yo...

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Recommended Eyecandy+ Reading: April 17, 2014 Ray's Picks SKE48 Kanon Kimoto "Mirai" on Bubka Magazine – HEBIROTE AKB48 A very solid pictorial Negishi Ai (Weekly Young Jump No. 39 2013) – the number 244 Wow.

Japanator Amber Hunt

The title says it all. Pop star Lady Gaga is allowing Hatsune Miku to tour with her and open the concert from May 6th - June 3rd. She first surprised K-Pop fans with her announcement about Crayon Pop, and now she is surprising vocaloid fans with t...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Latest 'Attack On Titan' Japanese Manga Release Surpasses One Million Mark Posted by Chris Beveridge April 17, 2014 at 03:03 PM Attack On Titan Volume 13 It's a good time to be an Attack on Titan fan as the manga property is doing some big numbers...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Japan's mountainous topography means that real estate is always at a premium. The towering skyscrapers of major cities like Tokyo, Yokohama, and Osaka are a natural response to this, as often there's no direction left to build but up.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Siren' PlayStation Horror Game Getting Manga Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge April 17, 2014 at 03:34 PM While not uncommon, we generally don't hear much about most games that get adapted into manga form that come from consoles.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Kiniro Mosaic' Anime Confirms Sequel Season Posted by Chris Beveridge April 17, 2014 at 05:05 PM Kiniro Mosaic While we had heard previously that more Kiniro Mosaic, aka KINMOZA was on the way with a new project given the green light, there was s...

Lego enthusiast @ChaosBrick has been working hard on his newest creation, a life-size Lego recreation of virtual pop star Hatsune Miku. 製作期間6ヶ月、LEGOで作られた等身大初音ミク完成です! pic. twitter. com/KuatofQz6Z— terebi@等身大ミク完成 (@ChaosBrick) April 14, 2014 The ent...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks Acquires 'The Comic Artist and His Assistants' Anime License Posted by Chris Beveridge April 17, 2014 at 02:30 PM The Comic Artist and His Assistants Sentai Filmworks has picked up an interesting new show with the acquisition of T...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Sentai Filmworks announced the English dub cast for the first collection of the Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East anime, which is set to hit DVD and Blu-ray on May 20. Christopher Ayres is directing the English dub, and you can see who will be pla...

According to a scoop by Tokyo-Sports, an undisclosed plan to former KAT-TUN member Jin Akanishi(赤西仁) (29) who left Johnny's earlier this year has been exposed. The plan is to form a new unit with his former member mate Koki Tanaka(田中聖) who was fir...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

With Dragon Ball Z Kai's recent return to retell the Majin Buu arc, Toei has announced that these "Final Chapters" will be running in Europe, with networks lined up in the UK, Portugal, Poland and France.

North American anime publisher Sentai Filmworks have announced that they have acquired the rights to Love Lab, a series where "all matters of love are on the agenda". Based on the original works from Ruri Miyahara, Love Lab has been produced by th...

Siliconera Ishaan

The PC version of Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends is coming to the West, Tecmo Koei have announced. The game will be available on PC this May in both the U. S. and Europe. As reported in the past, the PC version of Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Le...

NIS America Announces Arakawa Under Bridge x Bridge Standard Release If you love completely nonsensical anime and haven't seen Arakawa Under the Bridge, then good news for you because NIS America is bringing them over to North America.

SGCafe spartanchef

To celebrate the Blu-Ray and DVD launch of the hit Science Fiction anime series, Arpeggio of Blue Steel, Japanese convenience store chain Lawson has announced that they will be releasing several new Arpeggio goodies as a special treat for the fans.

SGCafe Higanbana

Nippon Ichi Software has released the second fairy book-style video for Hotaru no Nikki, introducing the ominous shadow firefly. In the previous video, we met the heroine, Mion, who wakes up with amnesia and follows a firefly through a dark ruins,...

Nihongogo Dimas Permadi

Tweet Pin It Japanese pop sensation AKB48 has added a 37-year old mother to the wildly popular all-girl group as part of their crossover campaign with Japanese snack brand Glico. Mariko Tsukamoto, mother of two, was announced as the winner of the ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

After running through the main Final Fantasy entries in volumes one and two, the third Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call digest video is here with some jams from spin-offs such as Final Fantasy Mystic Quest and sequels like Final Fantasy X-2...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The Kamen Rider Fourze novel was released last March 1 and finally, here are some spoilers about the said novel, which answers questions left unanswered by the TV series. First is with the state of the ones inside the M-BUS, Gentaro uses the Fourz...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It is officially announced today on April 17 that a live-action film adaptation of Akiko Higashimura's Kurage Hime/Princess Jellyfish manga is set for a December 2014 release with the launching of its official site.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

The 21st issue of this year's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine announced that Masashi Kishimoto designed Shisui Uchiha's Susanoo ability for the Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution game. Said ability will be seen in action in the a previo...

The AC chargers can be plugged into 100V outlets at the office or at home and come loaded with a USB port that USB cables can be plugged directly into for charging smartphones and other devices. Two designs will be sold: the Crystal Star Brooch an...

「挑戦者《チャレンジャー》」 (Chousen-sha "Charenjaa") "Challenger" Uproariously funny, hilariously dysfunctional, and chillingly audacious – Sora & Shiro are unique protagonists, and they're going to take this story far!

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Ghost Issue 3 Hunting monsters can sometimes turn you into one. Creative Staff: Story: Kelly Sue DeConnick & Chris Sebela Artwork: Geraldo Borges & Andy Owens What They Say: While Doctor October sends her demonic enforcers to attack Elisa and her ...

AFA Channel! tueac

The biggest goodbye to the Japanese Olympic Stadium is going to be the JAPAN NIGHT concert! On the 28 and 29 of May, the concert will be held on the final week of operations for the Capacity 80,000 stadium.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

The official website of the light novel series AntiMagic Academy "The 35th Test Platoon" (Taimadou Gakuen 35 Shiken Shoutai) has revealed that an anime adaptation is currently in production.  In addition to the new anime series, the website also r...

Confirmation of a new season of long winded light novel title anime "Yahari Ore no Seishun Rabu Kome wa Machigatteiru" has surfaced, proving something of a surprise to some and a joy to at least a few.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Sentai Filmworks has announced the license of Kamigami no Asobi. The supernatural romance series is directed by Tomoyuki Kawamura (My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU, Good Luck Girl! ) with series composition by Tomoko Kanparu (Kimi ni Todoke – F...

J-POP GO PaulB

SUMMER LAC EVENT J-POP GO will be making a return appearance at the next LAC scheduled for 5th-6th July. Please note that this is the new revised date due to refurbishment work at the venue (full story here).

Pro-gamers showcase more characters in videos CAPCOM began streaming an opening trailer and a fourth special trailer on Wednesday for Ultra Street Fighter IV. The trailers introduce playable characters and gameplay.

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