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RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

There are few things better than curling up with a good book, but one of them is doing so with a nice glass of wine or beer. There's something about spending an entire afternoon reading that is so much more forgivable than losing the best part of ...

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

The first first Attack on Titan-inspired "Escape from a Certain Fortress Town" Real Escape Games took place this past weekend at Yokohama Stadium. Of the 1,600 participants who signed up for the event, only 120 "escaped" within the allotted one-ho...

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The official Attack on Titan twitter page has announced that everybody's favorite neat freak/ humanity's strongest soldier/ grumpy cat, Levi, will be gracing the cover of Kodansha women's magazine, Frau.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Support cast has been announced for Kinema Citrus' (Cøde:Breaker, Yuyushiki) upcoming anime adaptation of Barakamon, Satsuki Yoshino's manga set to be released in North America by Yen Press this fall.   Previously announced, Daisuke Ono (Sebastian...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The official site for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Eiki Eiki and Taishi Zaou's boys love manga Love Stage! ! today revealed the nine more voice cast in addition to already-announced Tsubasa Yonaga (as Izumi Sena) and Takuya Eguchi (Ryoma Ic...

Siliconera Sato

In the previous trailer, we got to see Persona 3's Yukari Takeba in the spotlight for Persona 4 Arena Ultimax. This time, it's her fellow SEES member Junpei Iori, showing off what he's capable of, using his bat in the upcoming fighter.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sengoku Basara With announcements earlier this year that there would be a third season of the series, we got the name previous for it with Sengoku Basara: Judge End. Now we're getting our first key visual for it as it works off of the Sengoku Basa...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Santa Inoue's Tokyo Tribe manga is getting a live-action adaptation directed by Sion Sono (Suicide Club, Love Exposure, Cold Fish), and boy does it look rowdy. The official website was updated with a teaser trailer, and even though it's brief it d...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

And they're called, ahem, McChurros. So clever! Yesterday, the fast food chain launched the churros in two flavors: Cinnamon Sugar and Maple. The Cinnamon Sugar McChurros come with packets of, well, cinnamon sugar to sprinkle on the churros, while...

Siliconera Ishaan

Senran Kagura: Shinovi Versus is coming to North America, Xseed announced this morning. The game will be released as a downloadable title for the PlayStation Vita this Fall.   In addition to the download version, Xseed will produce a limited run o...

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The official website for ufotable's 2014 remake of Fate/Stay Night has started streaming the second PV from the anime. The video is an updated version of the PV they released during Anime Japan 2014 back in March.

Crunchyroll Patrick Macias

Japan’s pint-sized hard rocking headbanging J-pop idol trio, BABYMETAL, are about to embark on their first-ever world tour. Sadly (for some of us), the girls won’t be setting the USA ablaze quite yet, but converts in the UK, France, an...

Photos from BoA's recent photo shoot for Sure magazine have been released, showing off the singer's toned body.

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ufotable Fate/Stay Night Anime Trailer Aniplex has released a very cool preview trailer for the upcoming Fate/Stay Night anime series that is being produced by ufotable. This preview was earlier show at AnimeJapan.

Siliconera Ishaan

At Nintendo's financial results briefing earlier today, Nintendo president Satoru Iwata revealed how Nintendo plan to use their character I. P. for a new kind of business activity—figurines that can interact with videogames.

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Nintendo President Satoru Iwata revealed via Bloomberg News that Nintendo will develop new game machines for emerging markets instead of offering cheaper versions of its existing systems. He explained, "We want to make new things, with new thinkin...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Nippon Ichi Software's Battle Princess of Arcadias was announced for western release back in February, and now we have specific dates. The action-RPG is set to arrive on PlayStation 3 as a PSN exclusive in North America on June 17, followed by Eur...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Nobunaga Concerto' Anime Adaptation Announced Posted by Chris Beveridge May 8, 2014 at 08:30 PM Nobunaga Concerto If there's a well that manga and anime creators tend to go back to fairly regularly, it's the Sengoku era and specifically with Nobu...

It has been reported that Armored Riders are going to play Soccer with J. League to win the Forbidden Golden Fruit in Kamen Rider Gaim's Summer Movie. Last Year Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger had a collaboration with J.

The efforts of one particular Shingeki no Kyojin fan have drawn titanic online appreciation thanks to his exceptional forgecraft, having recently completed a year long labour to create an immaculate replica of the blades used in the show.

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New up and coming idol Reon will be causing some trouble to the idols of 765 Pro, and Issue #22 of Weekly Famitsu magazine which was released today, May 8, 2014, has announced new details on this new rival idol.

Hitsugi no Chaika - 05 I suppose I'd consider that a bullet dodged. Given the last few seconds of last week's otherwise solid episode of Hitsugi no Chaika, I was seriously worried about where the series might be headed (much as I am about Soredemo...

RocketNews24 Joan Coello

We here at RocketNews24 are completely amazed by all of the cute food that comes from Japan.  From character donuts to hotcakes loaded with tiny cats, they're constantly surprising us with doses of cute in the most unexpected forms, even in little...

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Siliconera Sato

Earlier today, we reported Tecmo Koei's announcement of Hyrule Warriors' release for this Summer in Japan during the company's financial results briefing. They also had a few more things to share, including a new collaboration project they have pl...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Sentai Filmworks Reveals Finalized 'Sasami-san@Ganbaranai! ' Anime Cover Art Posted by Chris Beveridge May 7, 2014 at 05:28 PM Sasami-san@Ganbaranai Episode 3 Sentai Filmworks has a lot of releases coming out in July in order to have big titles re...

On May 7, a three girls metal idol unit, BABYMETAL, announced a time schedule for their first worldwide tour. Starting with performance in France on July 1, they will tour around three countries in Europe, and conclude it with performance at Makuh...

Siliconera Ishaan

Compile Heart's next game under its "Galpagos RPG" label is Omega Quintet for the PlayStation 4. This week's issue of Famitsu magazine reveals the game, and in the meantime, Famitsu. com has shared a single screenshot of the title, along with artw...

Idolminded Ray Mescallado

Recommended Jpop♂ Reading: May 7, 2014 Thennary's Picks Gamushara 2014. 04. 27 Review - J-Everything The Juniors have to learn how to promote something the traditional way as the episode starts to show signs of the program losing some of its rough...

Siliconera Ishaan

Naruto's mother, Kushina Uzumaki, is on the roster of characters in Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution, the latest issue of Japan's Shonen Jump magazine reveals. (Via: Anime News Network)   Kushina will also be in the "Shinobu Katsu...

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