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July 9, 2014, 12:00 PM
July 9, 2014, 12:00 PM
Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

For those worried that One Piece might be ending sooner rather than later, don't be. In a recent interview, the manga's creator, Eiichiro Oda, says he won't be slowing down anytime soon. "After 17 years, after more and more new characters being cr...

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The anime adaptation of Eiichiro Oda's best selling manga series, One Piece is now celebrating its 15th anniversary, and it has just been announced that a special 2-hour episode will be aired in Japan as part of the celebrations.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Corpse Princess' Manga Gets End Date Posted by Chris Beveridge July 8, 2014 at 02:25 PM Shikabane Hime With twenty-one volumes released so far, the end is near for Shikabane Hime, aka Corpse Princess in its localized form.

Sugoi! Blog Tabris

Momo Kyun Sword – 01 July 8th, 2014 / By Tabris / No comments » / Categories: Anime The first episode of Momo Kyun Sword turns out to be just as enjoyable and full of fanservice as I expected from it: And the "pink rays" hint to us that the show w...

Please note that the images in this article contain spoilers for the most recent episode of Space Dandy. Please click on the image thumbnails for the full size. Space Dandy fans who found themselves thinking, "I wish I could buy a Be@rbrick Dandy"...

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"Gangsta. " – TV Anime Adaptation Announced Posted by pKjd on Jul 8, 2014 @ 8:40 am 8 Jul 「gangsta」 by (オート) According to Comic Natalie, a TV anime adaptation of Kohske's action-drama manga series, 「Gangsta.

Nihongogo Jeremy Suskin

Tweet Pin It AKB48's very own it-girl Tomomi Itano is making her way stateside in her first American solo appearance. Tomomi Itano, fashion-icon and soloist, will make her very first US appearance at J-POP SUMMIT 2014, showcasing her brand new alb...

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

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!

Siliconera Ishaan

At E3, Nintendo revealed Palutena as a playable character in Super Smash Bros. Last night on Miiverse, director Masahiro Sakurai showed off her Smash Attack (above) and another one of her moves, emphasizing her range and reach.

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Bonjour everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) I safely returned to Japan after my trip to France early this morning! I managed to sleep rather soundly on the plane home too, so I'm not even feeling the jet lag!

Crunchyroll Scott Green

Amazon Japan is now listing a new The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya season 1 set for August 29th release. This will feature the 14-episode run in broadcast order, a soundtrack CD, new Kyoto Animation cover art and new video remastering work for 22...

Siliconera Ishaan

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.

Kahotan's Blog gsckahotan

Hello again everyone! My name is Hamako from GSC's planning team, and I will once again be taking over the blog for Kahotan while she is away in France! I've somehow managed to catch a bit of a Summer cold, so I'll be writing with a bit of a snuff...

Siliconera Spencer

Fi, the sword spirit from The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, will be in Hyrule Warriors as a playable character. Famitsu also reports enemies from Skyward Sword like Ghirahim and the Imprisoned are also in the Wii U game.

Siliconera Sato

It's been a few months since Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment was released in Japan, and it seems to have done quite well, as a sequel is already in the plans according to this week's issue of Famitsu magazine.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

It is officially announced today on July 8 that Toei Animation is now working on the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Daisuke Ashihara's sci-fi action manga World Trigger. The company today launches a teaser site for the TV anime project, though no...

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.

OP Sequence OP: 「らしさ」 (Rashisa) by SUPER BEAVER 「ばらかこどん / 元気な子供」 (Barakakodon / Genki na Kodomo) "Energetic Kid" Out of all the new shows this season, Barakamon definitely was my favorite so far. A cute, fun, and sometimes serious story Barakamon'...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

At least in terms of variety, Coolens has really gone all out with their latest anime collaboration. Orders open today for a Hunter x Hunter selection, featuring six characters with six color options each.

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

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.

Picked by Lady Gaga herself, Momoiro Clover Z will be opening for the Mother Monster at QVC Marine Field, Chiba on the 14th of August!

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...

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

As anime fans around the world watched the highly anticipated Sailor Moon Crystal, many fell in love with "Moon Pride," the opening theme song performed by Momoiro Clover Z. Luckily, those eager to hear the song over and over again soon can, with ...

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

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...

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.

Haruhichan's blog Frontalspy

The official website of the Trinity Seven anime series have revealed the staff who will be producing the series. The anime adaptation of Kenji Saitou and Akinari Nao's manga and is set to air this Fall/Autumn. (Kyle Oropesa)

What's interesting to see, are the possible "hunters" of these ghouls. As seen on the first few seconds of the anime. There's this masked man who battled with Rize. And I think he's not the only one doing the hunt, for sure, there's more of them w...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

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.

SeventhStyle Seven

A series called "GANGSTA", which despite its name is not all too gangsta given it can seem childish with excess criminal silliness, has been confirmed to become an animation in the unspecified future ahead.

JEFusion SilverBack Fanwoks

Recently, a new batch of Kamen Rider Drive Gashapon (capsule toys) toys has surfaced online that cost 200 yen each and will be ready to be released. . .

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