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Milkcananime Meronpan Suki

Technically, you should scroll. . . and comment below~^^I was just pottering around the neighbourhood with a friend the other day, when we started thinking about the days when we first found the wonderful world of anime, and of course, we ended up...

Storied career ranged from Oscar-nominated Mona Lisa to Who Framed Roger Rabbit? & Super Mario Bros. British actor Bob Hoskins passed away on Tuesday after a bout of pneumonia. He was 71. Hoskins starred in the Oscar-nominated Brazil as Spoor and ...

Nihongogo Jeremy Suskin

The 2014 J-POP SUMMIT Festival, San Francisco's annual celebration of Japanese pop culture, music, fashion and film, returns over the weekend of Saturday and Sunday, July 19th and 20th with a unique mix of colorful pop-inspired fun.

Siliconera Ishaan

You may have heard that Sailor Moon is getting an anime reboot later this year, which will debut on the NicoNico streaming service. Anime News Network reports that the series will consist of 26 episodes.

Siliconera Sato

If you take the… concept behind the Senran Kagura games and throw it into a Phantasy Star Online-like game, you get Scarlet Blade by Nexon. This is a free-to-play MMORPG with busty characters roaming the realms.

The Tokyo Reporter Tokyo Reporter

Yakuza crashes car into entrance of Nagasaki police station Inside the Omura Police StationOMURA, NAGASAKI PREFECTURE (TR) – On Wednesday morning, a member of a criminal syndicate crashed a car into the front entrance the Omura Police Station, rep...

RocketNews24 Krista Rogers

Earlier this month we posted an announcement about a special limited-time Kiki & Lala Cafe in Tokyo's trendy Shibuya district. The photos from the preview were just so adorable that we almost had little hearts spilling out of our eyes, and had to ...

SGCafe spartanchef

Moe anime Is the Order a Rabbit? or Gochuumon wa Usagi Desu ka?  or GochiUsa for short is currently capturing the hearts of many fans with its own blend of coffee, comedy and cuteness. Now, a new live action TV ad features the voice actresses of t...

"Summer is coming. Our first and last eternal summer. Coming soon. " A commercial for the second season of Kyoto Animation's Free! (Free! - Iwatobi Swim Club) anime began airing during Thursday's rerun of the first season in Japan.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Sentai Filmworks has announced the license of the Blade & Soul anime. Adapted from the NCSoft MMORPG Blade & Soul, this action series is co-directed by Hiroshi Takeuchi (The Big O, Bodacious Space Pirates) and Hiroshi Hamasaki (Steins;Gate, Ironma...

STEINS;GATE has already acquired many fans from all over the world. The game first released on the Xbox 360 in 2009. It picked up a large backing from the beginning and developed into a wide range of media including spin-off games, anime, and comics.

Siliconera Sato

Drakengard 3 recently received a set of DLC prequel stories in Japan. Instead of playing Zero, you get to play as her Intoner sisters and unlock their memories through the story. Square Enix has even more downloadable scenarios in the works for Dr...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Last week the recently-announced playable Rise Kujikawa was in the spotlight in a Persona 4 Arena Ultimax trailer. Now we have another newcomer to the fighter, Persona 3's Yukari Takeba, in action below.

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After Hamatora aired last winter, the second season of Hamatora is coming as early as this summer, but this time, it's being animated by the studio of Humanity has Declined and Danganronpa the Animation.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1 was announced for PS Vita in the west near the end of March, and Idea Factory International has some more details. While it's set to hit North America this summer at both retail and digital, Europe will be gettin...

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Siliconera Spencer

Hakuoki: Stories of the Shinsengumi will be available on May 6 as a PlayStation Network download and in stores. However, if you opted for one of the limited edition bundles with the Hakuoki hair comb and love charm you have to wait until May 20 to...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Sailor Moon Crystal' Anime Episode Count Revealed Posted by Chris Beveridge April 30, 2014 at 02:02 PM While the veracity isn't completely confirmed, it pretty much fits in with normal business practices that ahead of the summer 2014 premiere of ...

release / X JAPAN X JAPAN has dropped 2 big announcements this week. They have announced that they will be performing on 2014/10/11 in Madison Square Garden at New York, America. They also announced that they will be releasing a best of album to t...

SGCafe Higanbana

The voice actress of Kirino from OreImo and Leafa from Sword Art Online is releasing her newest single on June 4, but you can hear one and a half minutes of her cute voice now. Ayana Taketatsu's fifth single, Wonderful World, is composed by Shunta...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Thanks to the latest update over at the Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter, we've got a nostalgic look back at the old days of Capcom. Project lead Keiji Inafune, composer Manami Matsumae, and game designer Naoya Tomito (Tom-Pon) reminisce about their early...

The GLORIO Blog Aquagaze

Art by ロウ [Pixiv ID #75546] You've probably seen them before, whether it's on social networks, in fanart, as figures on online shops or in the seedier underbellies of the anime fandom. The kanmusu, or "ship daughters", twee teenage girls dressed l...

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) Last year, the backpacks with a dragon head sticking out to make you look like a dragon trainer became quite popular. I thought they were such an amazing idea, but I've yet to meet anyone who actually u...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

Eras come and go with amazing speed in the heavily youth-oriented anime and manga industries. The year 1989 saw the start of a number of comic serials with lavish artwork and intriguing premises. But while Video Girl Ai, Spriggan, and Silent Mobiu...

Japanator Jeff Chuang

Hoeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee! While pinching myself, I'm here to share with you the great news that NISA has licensed Cardcaptor Sakura the TV series for home video release. The series was originally licensed by Geneon and sat in licensing hell for qui...

Entravity Entrav Riccardo

Let the games continue! This is one hell of a ride. No Game No Life Episode 4 Review "Grandmaster. " From the unexpected humorous scenes to the moments of inspiration, this show never ceases to be entertaining on a level that brings me great excit...

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

May. 01. 2014 Sponsored links Kanna Hashimoto, is a member of Fukuoka-based idol group Rev. from DVL, recently appeared in the latest live-action TVCM for the popular social game "Girl Friend Beta" as its new image character.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The June 2014 issue of Media Factory's Comic Flapper, which is officially released today on May 2 in Japan, reveals that a TV anime adaptation of Asato Mizu's slice-of-life comedy manga Denkigai no Honya-san (The bookstore in the electric town) is...

METANORN skylion

May2 Do LRIG's always see them like this?  Someone has to be the first to go. —————————————————————- Reversal of Fortune There there Sayaka…uh, Hitoe I tell you, I was irritated that we didn't see last episode's dramatic ending continue directly i...

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) I once wished I could become a detective… but thinking about it now, I'm sure I'd be absolutely terrible at things like tailing people… Anyway, today I'm going to be taking a look at… Nendoroid Mackenzi...

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