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Viz Media introduced Michelle Ruff as Luna in its latest Sailor Moon English dub clip on Wednesday. Stephanie Sheh also appears in the clip as Usagi Tsukino. The dub cast is as follows: Part one of the first season's Blu-ray and DVD release will s...

Film based on 1986 shōjo manga will open in Japan on August 16 The official website for the live-action adaptation of Taku Tsumugi's Hot Road shōjo manga began streaming a trailer on Monday. The trailer features the full theme song "Oh, My Little ...

Crunchyroll Scott Green

The comic industry's Harvey Awards have announced their final nominee ballot. Named for Mad Magazine's legendary Harvey Kurtzman, the awards are distinguished by Comic-Book creators, which means that they only accept votes from those who write, dr...

Back in May, we reported to you about how we would be getting our first Japanese Disney hero in the upcoming film Big Hero 6 based on the Marvel comic of the same title. Since then, we've found out that the film will be titled Baymax in Japan, aft...

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The popular bike racing series, Yowamushi Pedal, may be getting itself a movie. This is all thanks to an official movie listing made by one of Japan's most well known cinema chains, Toho.  The movie is listed to air along with Rise of the Planet o...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Yamada And The Seven Witches' Getting Second Original Anime DVD Release Posted by Chris Beveridge July 16, 2014 at 04:23 PM Yamada And The 7 Witches The anime adaptation for Yamada And The 7 Witches based on the manga by Miki Yoshikawa is set for...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Keiji Inafune's Mega Man spiritual successor Mighty No. 9 isn't close to being out yet, but it's never too early to think about other directions for the series. During an SGC 2014 Q&A hosted by ScrewAttack, one of the audience members asked if Ina...

Kenshin must give up love to protect the future of the country in new films opening August 1 & September 13 Three new TV spots for this summer's Rurouni Kenshin live-action films began airing in Japan this week.

Siliconera Sato

Atlus revealed that Marie is the newest fighter to join Persona 4 Arena Ultimax. While we got a few details on her in our earlier report, Famitsu shares more on the "Tsundere Poet of the Hollow Forest".

Also: 009-1: The End of the Beginning live-action film Online retailer Right Stuf lists a Media Blasters DVD release of the Holy Knight original video anime and 009-1: The End of the Beginning live-action film.

Siliconera Sato

BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma has been out in Japanese arcades for almost two years now, and is still getting more characters. According to this week's issue of Famitsu magazine, Arc System Works will add two more with Celica and Lambda, this Fall.

Siliconera Sato

D3 Publisher recently announced their latest installment of the zombie-slaying big sister series with Onechanbara Z2: Chaos for PlayStation 4. Famitsu gives us a peek at the game's four heroines.   Aya and Saki.

RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Anime fan? Disneyland to sickly sweet for you? Then you may want to plan a trip to Tokyo early next year… A teaser site recently went live announcing that the world's first One Piece theme park is due to open its gates next spring.

Tokyo Girls Update TokyoGirls'Update

The first stop on Babymetal's 2014 World Tour, "Legend 'Y'", brought the story of "The Angel of Dance" (Yuimetal) and the Metal Resistance to the legions of metal fans of France on July 1, 2014. After a Star Wars-inspired intro video explaining th...

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The real Godzilla would be a sight to behold as the King of the Monsters has been known to inspire both fear and awe whenever he makes landfall. To celebrate the release of his Hollywood movie, as well as his 60th anniversary, a gigantic statue of...

Nihongogo Jeffrey T.

Tweet Pin It Mayuko Goto announced her intentions to depart SKE48 during todays Kenkyusei stage show at SKE48 Theatre. The 18-year old Goto joined SKE48 as an understudy in March of 2013 having been a fan of the group since 2011 with the release o...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The retail version of Ultra Street Fighter IV packs in every costume released for each character thus far. Capcom is keen on showing this mighty feat in action, so we have the first retail costume trailer, which covers all the original World Warri...

「ジェラシー・ローズ」 (Jerashii Rouzu) "Jealousy Rose" Alright, so I know you guys will cover the cute base for me in the comments, so I don't need to focus too much on that part here. Naru and Hana make a purely cute couple together and this episode furthe...

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Actor Masahiro Inoue (Kamen Rider Decade) revealed in his official Twitter account that he dropped by at the set of Kamen Rider Drive. Much to his surprise, the show's staff still remembers him. In his tweet, he revealed:I ran into the next yearly...

Haruhichan's blog Hamza "Tomoki" Khattak

This week Nintendo has announced that secret bases will be making a comeback in the third generation remake of the beloved Pokémon franchise; Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire for the 3DS family of systems.

Offered data to those who donated to her vagina-shaped boat art pieces The Tokyo Metropolitan Police's Safety Division announced that it arrested 42-year-old artist Megumi Igarashi on Monday for distributing 3D printer data of female genitalia.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The newly-launched official YouTube channel for the upcoming "Musical Kuroshitsuji-Chi ni Moeru Licorice-" (Musical Black Butler-Licorice Burning on the Ground-), a new musical show based on Yana Toboso's popular manga series, today posted a 25-se...

Young woman with sad eyes searches for cure for mysterious EDEN virus, protagonist uses Connect Jump to go to digital world The September issue of Shueisha's V Jump magazine is announcing on Saturday that a character named Yūko Kamishiro in Bandai...

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Weekly Shounen Jump! magazine's lovable characters will be hitting the road once again for the 2014 edition of the Jump Anime Festa tour. The issue #34 of Weekly Shounen Jump! has announced their manga line-up which will be getting original anime ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Another round of DLC hit Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call in Japan, and this one awakens Vincent Valentine from Final Fantasy VII. The downloadable character goes for ¥150, and there are also a handful of new songs being added to the game, ...

Siliconera Sato

Nintendo surprisingly revealed three new characters for the new Super Smash Bros. with Lucina, Robin, and the return of Captain Falcon. Director Masahiro Sakurai gives us a closer look at Lucina, along with her comparison to Marth on his latest Mi...

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Otaku have discovered that by applying duct tape to their dakimakura and other illicit 2-D girl merchandise, they can achieve an increased level of eroticism, and completely transform the sentiment of the artwork.

The GLORIO Blog dragonzigg

Recap Kaito is sucked into a parallel world the Invess Game never existed, but the game of football does! Zigg's thoughts I've always hated these shoddy movie-tie in episodes, but they're especially jarring in Gaim because they're so tonally incon...

Kotaku East Brian Ashcraft

Only! To mark the 60th anniversary of Godzilla and the new Hollywood flick, Tokyo jeweller Ginza Tanaka is offering this solid gold 'Zilla. The statue is nearly ten inches tall and weighs 33 pounds. According to website Fashion Press, Ginza Tanaka...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

How many years does an anime franchise have to be inactive before it can be officially declared dead? Given the pace at which fans' tastes change in Japan, if more than a couple of years go by with no new content, it's probably time to give up hop...

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