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May 4, 2014, 6:30 PM
May 4, 2014, 6:30 PM
RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

We've come across a fair amount of oddly colored curries in our gastronomic quests through Japan. From bright blue to jet black, we thought we'd seen them all until we cam across green. You've probably seen green curry from India before, but unlik...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Free! Eternal Summer Folks strolling through Akihabara today in Japan managed to stumble across something that will delight many a fans around the world as the Akihabara UDX Vision was showing off a new promotional video for the second season of F...

RocketNews24 Jessica

While the origins of the modern pageant are firmly rooted in 19th century America and P. T. Barnam's popular photo competitions, Japan apparently didn't take long to get on the bandwagon. The first beauty pageant was held in Japan in 1891, with a ...

The official website for Kyoto Animation's Free! -Eternal Summer TV anime updated on Saturday, and revealed the new character that had previously been hinted in this week's promotional video. Yoshimasa Hosoya (Katanagatari's Shichika, One Week Fri...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Here's the preview of Ressha Sentai ToQGer's 12th episode. This episode marks the debut of Cho ToQ-Oh.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Here's the preview of Kamen Rider Gaim's 29th episode. Now that Micchy has the Genesis Driver and the Melon Energy Lock Seed, he fights Gaim as Zangetsu Shin.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama answered in a Q&A that revealed the real names of Androids No. 17 and 18. To refresh your memory, the two are siblings are once humans before Dr. Gero turned them into Androids.

「夢とか野望とか否定とか憧れとか」 (Yume toka Yabou toka Hitei toka Akogare toka) "Dreams and Ambitions and Denial and Attraction" My initial impression after finishing this episode was "Wow… I was not expecting that".

Siliconera Eugene

Online store AmiAmi was down at the Miyazawa Model Exhibition 2014, and here's something they snapped and posted to Twitter from Square Enix's figurine booth—a statue figure of Bravely Second's Magnolia Arch.

Selective Hearing's News Roundup Greg May 3rd, 2014 NEWS The final round of EXILE's new performer audition was held at the Nippon Budokan on April 27. From a pool of about 2000 applicants, Shirahama Alan and Sekiguchi Mendy from EXILE's GENERATION...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The Tokyo-based four-member Japanese rock band Good Morning America will release their 2nd major single "Haikei, Zarathustra" (Dear Zarathustra) in Japan on May 6. The song is now featured as the ED song for the on-going TV anime Dragon Ball Z Kai...

SGCafe Higanbana

The studio responsible for the Fate/stay night series has announced that they're bringing back their hit manga series after seven years. The announcement was made ufotable's Ohenro event during Machi Asobi Vol.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the TOP 10 anime single/album of April 21-27. The number one single of the 17th week of year 2014 is μ's' "Sore wa Bokutachi no Kiseki," the OP song for the on-going second season of the Love...

RocketNews24 Jessica

A video uploaded by Japanese YouTuber Nuuuuuuuuko shows a heartwarming scene that calls into doubt the old adage that "cats are jerks. " Set to cheery music, two cats share a bowl of kibble, each refusing to hog the dish by pushing it in the other...

Free! Eternal Summer to premiere this July; apparently previously unseen character shown The latest promotional video for the second season of Kyoto Animation's Free! (Free! - Iwatobi Swim Club) anime ran on the Akihabara UDX Vision screen in Toky...

So in March an announcement was made regarding Food Wars (Shokugeki no Soma) being released. In that same email was a sneak announcement that VIZ had picked up Chibi Vampire and D. N Angel as a release on their VIZ Select imprint.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The Fandom Post Does Free Comic Book Day Posted by Chris Beveridge May 3, 2014 at 03:30 PM One of the best events to come out of the comics industry over the past decade is the growing push for Free Comic Book Day, which takes place on the first S...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

「星空の絵本」 (Hoshizora no Ehon) "Starry Sky's Picture Book" It's been said that it's the children who end up suffering most when conflict arises. And if there's one thing made abundantly clear in this week's episode, it's the fact that amid all the co...

The Fandom Post Kory Cerjak

Fairy Tail Series 2 Episode 05 The power of FEELINGS. What They Say: "Garou Knights" Sabertooth has a new master! And Fairy Tail may be on top of the Grand Magic Games, but below the palace, Natsu and the others are still trapped in Palace Hell.

Siliconera Robert Ward

Siliconera recently spoke with Yohei Kataoka, director of Tokyo Jungle and producer on Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day. During our conversation, I asked Kataoka how he felt about Tokyo Jungle's reception outside Japan, and his answer was interesting...


My Favorite J-Pop & K-Pop Performances Here are the performances that I had on repeat.  For variety's sake I limited one performance per group, or else it would of been dominated by Hello Project and AKB48 ones.

Mushishi Zoku Shou - 05 The symbolism is thick with this one. Mushishi is fully back in the swing of things, and that means opening up the series to the darker side of existence now that the viewers have been gently reeled back in with three stori...

On the 5th June 2014, ATLUS is set to publish the first-person dungeon crawling spinoff Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth within Japan, which like Persona 4 Arena will unite characters from both Persona 3 and Persona 4 as they seek to conquer a m...

J-Pop Idols Tetho

Weather Girls – Like You ♡ Anyway Weather Girls' new single Like You ♡ Anyway will be released on June 4. This is the 6th single from Weather Girls. The MV has been released. Like You ♡ Anyway is the ending theme song for the drama Tetsuko no Soda...

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