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April 19, 2014, 8:00 AM
April 19, 2014, 8:00 AM
Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

An announcement is set to be made regarding the Sailor Moon Crystal anime cast at an upcoming Nico Nico Choukaigi event. Does this mean we can look forward to an all-new set of voices for the beloved characters?

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Shoujo Manga Series 'Usotuki Lily' Getting Anime Adaptation? Posted by Chris Beveridge April 18, 2014 at 04:35 PM Liar Lily There's a slow but steady uptick in shoujo manga properties getting adapted into anime form these days and it looks like we...

Siliconera Ishaan

Tales of Hearts R is coming to the west. Bandai Namco have confirmed that the game will be released for PlayStation Vita this Winter via their YouTube channel. (Thanks, Kotaku and RPG Site)   Update: The announcement video appears to have gone up ...

RocketNews24 Master Blaster

Notices like the one above, which was posted on Twitter, have been popping up at major stations around Tokyo such as Shinjuku. It notifies commuters that coin lockers will be unusable from 19 to 25 April as a terrorism counter-measure.

Siliconera Spencer

Before the Nintendo DS remake, Final Fantasy III was the least accessible game in the series since it was only available for Famicom in Japan. Now Luneth, the silvered haired Final Fantasy III protagonist is everywhere.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Crunchyroll Manga Adds 'Insufficient Direction By Moyoco Anno Posted by Chris Beveridge April 18, 2014 at 09:02 AM Insufficient Direction Crunchyroll continues to beef up its digital manga offerings and one of the latest ones to debut hit late las...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

NIS America is bringing idol-managing spin-off Hyperdimension Neptunia: Producing Perfection to the west in June, and the latest collection of previews introduces your roster of potential superstars. Go ahead and decide which CPU you want to get b...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It is officially announced today on April 18 that 48-year-old Yoshiki, the leader/drummer/pianist of X Japan, writes the theme song for the upcoming full CG film Saint Seiya: LEGEND of SANCTUARY. The world-wide popularity of both Yoshiki and the S...

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THE BACK HORN will be releasing their 10th album "Akatsuki no Fanfare" in Taiwan. The band also announced a one-man live for Taiwan in July.

Moix dix Mois is slated to perform at this year's Kubana Festival - Russia's largest rock festival, happening August 14 to 19 at the Black Sea Coast.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Naruto Shippuden Episode 359Look! There's Naruto… well, at least briefly. What They Say: Kakashi visits the Uchiha District and notices that the community seems more antisocial than the last time he visited.

JEFusion Magnum

Kamen Rider Gaim Kachidoki Arms, Gaim #1 Arms, and Kamen Rider Baron Lemon Energy Arms were featured in the latest edition of Details of Heroes. Two. . .

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official site for the upcoming theatrical screening of the Robot Girls Z TV anime today posted a 90-second trailer introducing the highlight scenes from the series on its movie section. The film version contains the nine 10-minute episodes bro...

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.

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...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Following the 30-second teaser introduced last November, a 90-second full trailer for Stand by Me Doraemon, the first 3DCG film based on the popular manga series Doraemon created by Fujiko F. Fujio, is now online.

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter

School girl massage parlor in Yokohama put customers in wrestling holds Yokohama Reflexology Academy Rainbow ColorYOKOHAMA (TR) – Kanagawa Prefectural Police on Thursday announced the bust of a massage parlor in Yokohama in which the masseuses gra...

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.

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...

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

The most famous eccentric superstar in the world, Lady Gaga, announced on her Twitter account that her favorite digital popstar, Hatsune  Miku will perform on her ARTPOP Ball tour from May 3 to June 6 this year.

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Movoto, one of America's biggest real estate agents, doesn't just list property, it also has a blog and, more importantly, a very good sense of humour. A few months ago, the site treated manga and anime fans to a tour of Naruto Uzumaki's house (on...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

Remember the 1990s? Furyu Corporation will start offering new prizes featuring Mokona, a rabbit-like mascot creature from CLAMP's popular fantasy manga series in the mid-1990s, Magic Knight Rayearth, to Sega's amusement facilities across Japan in ...

Kazunari Ninomiya is an indoor type of person -- with his cellphone rarely getting any calls and almost never dines out with other people. In contrast to that image, he's had more reports involving him with women than anyone else in Arashi.

Siliconera Sato

Square Enix revealed their mystery "light novel-style RPG" as Schoolgirl Strikers, a free-to-play mobile game with the slogan "Classmates will become comrades in arms. " The game's first trailer gives us a better idea of what kind of game it is.

Ping Pong - 02 Ping Pong and Nanana are both anime in the same way a Great Dane and a Chihuahua are both the same species. It's almost as if Yamamoto Kouji and the team at Fuji TV looked at the schedule for Spring 2014 and said, "OK, we're going t...

U-KISS has delayed its upcoming album release, pushing back its expected release to May.

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 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...

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.

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