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July 8, 2014, 5:00 PM
July 8, 2014, 5:00 PM
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One Piece's official portal site One Piece. com announced today on July 7 that Fuji TV will air a new TV special One Piece "3D2Y" Ace no Shi wo Koete! Luffy Nakama tono Chikai (Overcoming the death of Ace!

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Dragon Quest X is coming to the Nintendo 3DS, Square Enix have announced—well, sort of. The game will run on the 3DS using cloud streaming, similar to the smartphone version.   Dragon Quest X will be released on the Nintendo 3DS on September 4th.

Niconico's stream of the first episode of Sailor Moon Crystal has been viewed more than 1 million times in two days, and has approximately 250,000 comments. The Japanese simulcast stream on Niconico had approximately 140,000 viewers alone.

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You might think you are very serious about video games. Maybe you are. But, you know what? Cats are pretty serious, too. Late last week, Twitter user Fan114 uploaded this gaming cat photo, which has since been retweeted over two thousand times.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Third 'Kuroko's Basketball' Anime Season Gets First Visual Posted by Chris Beveridge July 7, 2014 at 02:31 PM Kuroko's Basketball Episode 43 While we glimpsed it in the magazine spread last week that announced that there would be a third season of...

RocketNews24 Michelle Lynn Dinh

Japan has officially caught Frozen fever and you'd be hard pressed to go on any Japanese forum without seeing at least one strange, crazy, or completely cool post about the movie. It seems Japanese manufacturers have caught on and a storm of Froze...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Brandon Routh Joins 'Arrow' Posted by Chris Beveridge July 7, 2014 at 02:39 PM Brandon Routh While we've had so many failed comic book TV series before, and ones that have done well but adapted poorly from the source material, Arrow is like a dream.

An official website for the upcoming anime adaptation of Kenji Saitō and Akinari Nao's Trinity Seven - 7-nin no Masho Tsukai manga opened on Sunday to reveal the main staff. Hiroshi Nishikiori (Azumanga Daioh, A Certain Magical Index) will direct ...

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

Daisuke Ashihara's manga World Trigger's anime adaptation will be produced by Toei Animation according to the official site. More information will be revealed soon. The anime is set to air this October, under the Fall/Autumn 2014 anime season.

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Atlus will release a Persona 4 Arena Ultimax premium edition in Japan. This version includes the story mode from Persona 4 Arena, a glasses pack for all of the fighters, Teddie as a navigator voice, Mitsuru as a navigator voice, and a soundtrack C...

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The name of the Zyuden Sentai Kyoryuger's Korean dub is finally revealed! Entitled "Power Rangers Dino Force", this series will replace Kamen Rider Fourze this July. Since this is a Korean dub, there are changes when it comes to names.

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A new set of Kamen Rider Drive Gashapon listings has surfaced online. These items costs 200 yen and is set for an October release. We have previously reported that the first set of Kamen Rider Drive Gashapon items will be released on September.

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The ED theme of Free! Eternal Summer, Future Fish, has gained a lot of notoriety among anime fans as it featured Rin Matsuoka cosplaying a police officer while doing a sexy dance. Fans of the anime have now identified where that ED actually took p...

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

In the latest episode of their popular "React" series, YouTubers The Fine Bros decided to give their group of tech-savvy kids none other than an original Nintendo Game Boy to see what they'd make of it.

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This week's issue of Shueisha's Young Jump magazine has revealed the cast members for the TV anime adaptation of Yu Sasuga and Kenichi Tachibana's manga Terra Formars,which will be airing this Fall/Autumn.


Jul8   Hello, and welcome to our latest first! This time around we explore the world of yosakoi, yousei, and…HWY? What's another "Y" word? And don't say yuchuujin, cause I was gonna go for that…     Maybe 'yomenai', as in kuuki yomenai.

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In this year's August issue of Newtype Magazine, a new visual has released for  Kyoto Animation 's adaptation of Amagi Brilliant Park, which will be airing this Fall/Autumn 2014. Here is a scan of the new visual, albeit it is low quality so we wil...

This is part 18 of my SAO summary / fanfiction. You can start with Part 1 here. An entire year had passed. A year since Kirito had freed Asuna from King Oberon in an epic dance battle that would be remembered down through the ages, and then choppe...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Following the big presentation at Anime Expo with the news that Akira Amemiya (Inferno Cop, (Kill La Kill)episode director) will be helming Trigger's 2015 adaptation of "Bradley Bond and Philip Ninj@ Morzez'"s Japanese take on the American take on...

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Mere weeks after one of them tried to saw off their hands, AKB48 are again hard at work shaking the hands of their creepy fans – who are now under such heavy guard that the entire process has been compared unfavourably to a prison visit or the mor...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Announced back in March, Bandai Namco's The Irregular at Magic High School: Out of Order game now has a release date, as revealed in its first TV spot. The PS Vita game hits Japan on October 30, and you can see footage of Tatsuya and Miyuki and mo...

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Written by: William on July 7, 2014 at 9:29 am | In LIFESTYLE, PRODUCT INNOVATION | No Comments Wearable Clothing by Urban Research is a virtual dressing room interactive digital unit was recently installed for a trial run in Ikebukuro Parco depar...

Intergalactic action anime Space Dandy returns to the depraved infintiy of space yet again with its second season, delivering more cosmic comedy antics than ever before, along with its bizarre and chaotic fantasy elements – and not being so remiss...

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One of the fighters who appeared in UFC 175, Marcus "The Bama Beast" Brimage was seen wearing a Dragon Ball Z Scouter in his weigh-in and even wore it while entering the Octagon! Hahaha Marcus Brimage rocking the power scouter in his entrance to t...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Crunchyroll Adds 'Persona 4: The Golden Animation' For Summer 2014 Anime Lineup Posted by Chris Beveridge July 6, 2014 at 10:23 PM One of the more expected arrivals of the season comes in the form of Persona 4: The Golden Animation, which is set t...

First Impressions - Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun The summer season's top tier is already weighing in - now the sleepers start to make their case. I had fairly high hopes for Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun heading into the season.

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The Anime Expo 2014 in Los Angeles, California has certainly proven itself worthy to be called the biggest anime convention in America, and Japanese anime website animeanime. jp has once again compiled cosplay images from the event's third day.

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