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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.

Siliconera Sato

Koei Tecmo producer Keisuke Kikuchi made an appearance in during the NicoNico Live Fatal Frame series stream to talk about the latest of the upcoming new game on Wii U, which was revealed as Fatal Frame: Black Haired Shrine Maiden [零 ~濡鴉ノ巫女~ Zero ...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

We've no doubt all experienced that feeling of frustration when, right when things are getting good, our favorite TV show is interrupted by an ad break.  We kick ourselves for getting suckered in, knowing full well that both the show's makers and ...

RocketNews24 Casey Baseel

It's been 100 years since the opening of Tokyo Station. For many people, it's more than just a rail hub, it's a symbol of the city and the lives of those who live in and around it. With just about everyone in Japan's capital passing through sooner...

Pikachu Cafe opening to promote new Pokémon Movie Everyone knows how cute Pikachu is; you guys don't need me to tell you that. Well, from July 19th to August 31st, in an effort to promote the new Pokémon movie, Pokemon XY: Cocoon of Destruction, (...

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...

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...

RocketNews24 Anime News Network

Bandai updated its line of Dragon Ball Z goods with motion-activated toys for every aspiring Z Fighter. The company is streaming a video demonstrating how to best use its new wrist toy to perform Goku, Vegeta, and Piccolo's iconic attacks.

AFA Channel! magnetic_rose

Ahead of the Japan 1 Aug and 13 Sep releases of Kyoto Inferno and The Legend Ends respectively, Rurouni Kenshin has aired four new trailers — including an extended five-minute trailer — for their upcoming films.

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Jul17 Ruby predicts…. lewd…  Yeah, you knew that was going to happen. And if you didn't, well that happened. But surely there is more to discuss. ————————————————————————————————————————————— Illya Diminished Illya's day was filled with friendship...

Siliconera Sato

Nippon Ichi Software opened a new teaser site for some sort of new game that is in the works. While we still don't know much about it, according to Famitsu, the teaser site gives a hint of a "beautiful lady" and "Gold" which can be seen scattered ...

The official website for the Gundam Build Fighters anime series unveiled the series title, cast, staff, and key visual on Thursday. The series, titled Gundam Build Fighters Try will premiere on Japanese television station TV Tokyo and its related ...

Siliconera Ishaan

Hatsune Miku and Megurine Luka will be holding a concert within Phantasy Star Online 2 later this month, Sega have announced.   The two virtual idols will perform "Living Universe," the theme song from Phantasy Star Portable 2, in the game's Arks ...

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 ...

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\ Nyanpasu! /   Nyanpasu everyone, Kahotan here! (@gsc_kahotan) Today I'm going to be taking a look at… Nendoroid Renge Miyauchi! ~na non!   From the slice-of-life comedy anime 'Non Non Biyori' comes a Nendoroid of Renge Miyauchi, also known as Re...

It was unveiled that ºC-ute's Mai Hagiwara is going to release solo DVD titles "again". "e-LineUP! " is now accepting the pre-order from July 14 to August 2. Watch the trailer below again, and again! Mai Hagiwara, who showed very innocent looks in...

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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...

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.

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...

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.

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Some sites have posted that Masahiro Inoue appeared at Kamen Rider Drive's filming because of his tweet on July 16 but it seems to be a misunderstanding. Hit the article for more information! Masahiro Inoue (Tsukasa Kadoya / Kamen Rider Decade) tw...

「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...

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 Scott Green

With a set of Sailor Moon's first 23 episodes now available for order ahead of an 11/11 release, Viz has started posting preview clips from their new English dub. In the second, a certain talking cat appears.

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