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Karino Takatsu's 'Servant x Service' Manga Ending Posted by Chris Beveridge May 23, 2014 at 07:04 PM Servant X Service Four panel manga tend to not have a really long lifespan but they do have a number of blazing moments.

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Fans of Rooster Teeth's RWBY, get ready for your first official look at season 2! The folks behind the show are here with a finalized peek at the second season's intro, so prepare for the next stage of action with the exclusive premiere below.

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The official Pokemon Co JP youtube channel has released the PV for the new Pokemon XY 1-hour special and it teases several battles between Ash (Satoshi) and Serena and their impostors, as well as a battle between the teams of Ash and Pikachu, and ...

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Move over Eren, Mikasa and Levi because Armin, Jean, Hanji, and Erwin will also be getting their own scents. Koubutsa, who distributed the Attack on Titan perfumes back in 2013 will releasing these new ones thanks to the success of the Eren, Mikas...

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Date A Live Adaptations of light novels into manga form is pretty common and Date a Live, a light novel series by Koushi Tachibana, is no exception. With a few spinoff pieces and fun material along the way, it's also gotten a pretty good adaptatio...

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While we've seen a cinematic preview of Maple Story 2, now Nexon is here to show off some gameplay footage. The clip comes from 4Gamer, and you can see how the MMO sequel takes things from a 2D side-scrolling point of view to a vibrant, blocky 3D ...

Kim Jong Kook from Running Man will be visiting Malaysia yet again for another showcase live this June.

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The anime adaptation of Capcom's  game about the Battle of Sekigahara, 'Sengoku Basara Judge End', is set to premier in Japan this July. According to an update by Mantan Web, the recordings until the second episode are already done.

Tatsuhisa Suzuki plays Motoko's lover in June 28 screenings about terrorist bombing & genius hacker The official website for the Ghost in the Shell Arise anime project and the PlayStation YouTube channel began streaming the one-minute theatrical t...

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The official website for the 20th anniversary of the Sailor Moon franchise announced on Friday that there will be an advance premiere screening event for the Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal anime series.

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Ike will be a playable character in the new Super Smash Bros. , the game's official website reveals. You can view screenshots of him below.   On Miiverse, director Masahiro Sakurai explained: "For this game, Ike's design is based on the hero that ...

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Tweet Pin It The pirates are coming overseas as One Piece Unlimited World: Red makes landfall in Europe on June 27th and later in this summer in North America on July 8th. Set sail on a gripping adventure in the New World with the beloved Straw Ha...

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There isn't much info yet, but a teaser site recently opened for a Rail Wars! game project from 5pb.       The light novel series, written by Takumi Toyoda and illustrated by Vania 600, follows a young security forces trainee dealing with odd co-w...

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We merely had a look at the two main leads when TOHO animation streamed the first PV for Io Sakisaka's Ao Haru Ride last month. Now that the 2nd PV has been streamed, we see the inner feelings of the female protagonist.

Live-action series stars Ryu, Ken Machinima began streaming all 12 episodes, plus episode 0, of its live-action Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist series on Friday. The series is also slated to air on television, on-demand, Blu-ray, and DVD.

Is it soft serve, udon, or udon ice cream? A place in Kagawa Prefecture called Shoyumame Main Shop x Naniwadou Mochiten is selling this unique soft serve that looks exactly like udon. The toppings that look like soy sauce and negi (scallion) slice...

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Earlier in the year, a special episode of the Pokémon anime, titled Pokémon XY: The Strongest Mega Evolution Special I, was aired. It focused on Mega Evolution and featured a new trainer named Alan.   The show is actually part of an ongoing series...

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Designer-made t-shirts boutique Beams' manga inspired Mangart label and collaboration attire retailer 2pm Works have teamed up on pair of sporty women's shirts inspired by Free!     "For the team" and "Take Your Mark" designs with Iwatobi-chan on ...

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After the huge success of Frozen, Disney fans are eagerly awaiting the next Disney project! Well, Japanese fans have a really good reason to rejoice! Walt Disney's Animation Studio's new movie, Big Hero 6, will feature the first Japanese protagonist!

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Date A Live: Arusu Install brings its visual novel with "cyberspace elements" to PlayStation 3 in Japan on June 26. With just over a month to go before launch, Compile Heart shared the game's opening movie.

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Around 90 million Pokémon have been traded worldwide thus far via the Global Trade Station, and to celebrate the 100 million landmark, The Pokémon Company will distribute a new Fancy Pattern Vivillon.   Vivillon is a Pokémon that is unique in that...

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The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Blue Evolution is coming to PS Vita with full voice acting for the main story, upgraded graphics, new mini-games, and more. Among the updates is a new anime intro, and those curious about the involved process can se...

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Sword Art Online II is definitely one of the biggest anime premieres in 2014 and MaidigiTV has started streaming its latest teaser video which shows Kirito's new feminine avatar as well as the new villain, Death Gun and new heroine Sinon in action.

"Mighty Long Fall / Decision" hits the shelves July 30. Featuring 3 tracks.

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If I asked you to say the first plant that comes to mind when you think of Japan, chances are you'd say sakura, cherry blossoms. Sure, they are pretty and they represent the fragility of the human condition and stuff, but I have another much cuter...

The results are in for the Ota-Q question "What are your top three favorite anime? " posted to the Tokyo Otaku Mode Facebook page from Dec. 23-31, 2013. This time, respondents answered by freely picking their top three favorite anime and the answe...

There's great comfort in knowing some things don't change. I wasn't totally sure how I'd feel about returning to AnoHana, some three years after the completion of the TV series.   I certainly loved it (I ranked it #2 on my list for 2011), but thre...

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Kokoro Connect Seven Seas Entertainment is getting their ducks in order for the August 5th, 2014 launch of the Kokoro Connect manga series and that means the first volume has had its cover art revealed.

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Written by: Japan Trends on May 23, 2014 at 11:39 am | In PRODUCT INNOVATION | No Comments You might think there isn't much room for further development in the design of the humble flower vase. But you'd be wrong.

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This week's issue of Famitsu magazine has a lot to share about Tecmo Koei and Nintendo's upcoming collaboration, Hyrule Warriors. The game, known as "Zelda Musou" in Japan, is part of Tecmo Koei's Warriors series of games, which employ the concept...

Fans of the Persona games may have been left waiting for more information or screenshots focusing on the inclusion of Ken Amada and Koromaru into the upcoming PlayStation 3 and Xbox360 release of Persona 4 Arena Ultimax.

  The latest images from the Kamen Rider Gaim summer movie reveals his ultimate form: Kiwami Arms! Also revealed is the Silver Rider.     Kamen Rider Gaim Kiwami Arms utilises both the Kachidoki Lock Seed and the Kiwami Lock Seed that is shaped li...

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