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RocketNews24 Philip Kendall

Ryokan are traditional Japanese hotels whose roots can be traced back to the Edo Period (1603–1868). Although nowhere near as ubiquitous as they once were, there still exist thousands of such establishments, which are most often associated with re...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Miritari! ' Manga Getting Anime Adaptation Posted by Chris Beveridge July 28, 2014 at 02:34 PM Miritari! With five volumes published between 2009 and 2013 and a new series that kicked off this year, Miritari!

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

In cooperation with 15 major anime production companies and manga publishers, the Japanese government will next month start a huge extermination operation against 580 foreign sites which have illegally uploaded anime and manga contents on the web ...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

The Mysterious Murasame Castle was originally released for Nintendo's Famicom Disk System (an add-on to the Japanese version of the NES) in 1986, but it's just now making its way to North America. Nintendo announced the game during San Diego Comic...

METANORN skylion

Jul27 NICE BOAT! Welcome back to the island! I hope none of you are having any technical difficulties. It seems that Sensei cannot have anything tech he cannot break… ——————————————————————————————————————————————— Cats, rotary phone, seaweed, boa...

BABYMETAL LA Live Report: More Than Just METAL Original picture from BABYMETAL Official Facebook Page Four years ago, when BABYMETAL was still in it's infancy, barely anyone knew of their existence. I first heard of BABYMETAL at Anime Expo 2012 wh...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Harmony Gold USA announced that they will release the Robotech and Super Dimension Fortress Macross anime series in one DVD set! The set called "Robotech The Classic Collection - Volume 1" contains episodes 1-18 collected in 4 discs, which will be...

RocketNews24 Japan Today

Police in Sasebo, Nagasaki Prefecture, said Sunday they have arrested a 16-year-old high school girl on suspicion of killing a classmate. According to police, the victim, Aiwa Matsuo, 15, was visiting the suspect at her apartment when the incident...

The official website for the TV anime adaptation of Trumple's Ushinawareta Mirai o Motomete (À la recherche du futur perdu-, lit. Seeking a Lost Future) adult visual novel updated with the series' staff and cast on Tuesday.

Crunchyroll Scott Green

To beat the summer heat, browser game Attack on Titan Wings of Counterattack Online is having fun with another irreverent redesign of the 104 crew. From now through the first week of August, it will be running the first half on an IF Story "River ...

Siliconera Ishaan

Bravely Default has shipped 1 million copies worldwide, Square Enix have announced. The Nintendo 3DS RPG is viewed as one of the company's more significant successes of late, and it looks like it now has the sales to back that claim up.

So, I guess it's time to update the legal anime list that I did more than a year ago. Since the appearance of the 2013 list, some streaming services have advanced, some have ended, and others…others find a way to get worse.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Variety reports that Gareth Edwards' Godzilla film is on top of the Japanese box office this weekend. The film premiered in Japan last July 25th. According to an unofficial source, the film sold a total of 70,009 tickets on 773 screens and has bea...

Siliconera Ishaan

A full year ago, the Good Smile Company revealed a Figma prototype for Fire Emblem: Awakening's Lucina (who we believed was Marth at the time). This past weekend at the Wonder Festival 2014 convention, they finally revealed a more complete version...

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Originally set for a November 6 launch on Nintendo 3DS, The Prince of Tennis II: Go to the Top has hit a bit of a delay. The revised release window has the romance adventure coming to Nintendo's portable in Japan next spring.

Things Japanese book review Our friends from Tuttle Publishing gave us a copy of one of their latest book, "Things Japanese: Everyday Objects of Exceptional Beauty and Significance" to review and share to our Katsu News followers.

Three of the more recent additions to the Hyrule Warriors playable character cast have been Sheik, Princess Ruto and Darunia, three individuals who served as important secondary characters during The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time.

Crunchyroll Joseph Luster

Onechanbara Z2: Chaos is bringing another round of scantily-clad zombie-fighting action to Japan on October 30, just in time to play it on Halloween. This one's coming to PlayStation 4 with four playable characters, a new Cross Merge Combination a...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

It was revealed in the Legendary Pictures San Diego Comic Con panel that Gareth Edwards will once again direct the upcoming Godzilla 2 but that's not all, the panel also teased some monsters that the King of Monsters will face.

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

This August on Kamen Rider Gaim will feature some big changes to Mitsuzane "Micchy" Kureshima in the form of a new Arms. For some reason, Micchy is not anymore using the Genesis Driver and the Lemon Energy Lock Seed to becoming Zangetsu Shin.

New promo for 2-cour anime unveils route following Rin, Archer The staff and cast of the upcoming Fate/stay night anime announced on Sunday at the Fate/stay night announcement conference in Shinagawa, Tokyo that the story of the anime will follow ...

Akame ga Kill – 04 Filed under Akame ga Kill, First Impressions by Cherrie | 0 Comments 「帝具使いを斬る」 (Teigu tsukai wo Kiru) "Kill the Imperial Arm Users" It's like Akame ga Kill is reading my mind! Just when everyone was curious about their OP weapon...

Unfortunately I cannot say much on this video as it is region locked to North America, however Funimation Entertainment have released a new trailer for their upcoming film release of Bayonetta: Bloody Fate.

Otaku Tale Frontalspy

Terra Formars OVA – Promotional Video The first promotional video has released for the Terra Formars OVA that will be bundled in the upcoming volume of the manga. The OVA will handle the first arc in the series, the Bugs 2 Arc, set 20 years before...

Sankaku Complex Artefact

Police have arrested a 15-year-old girl who beheaded a classmate and cut off her hand, apparently posting a series of grisly pictures on 2ch in between browsing other threads and trying to clean up all the blood.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

'Fate/stay night' TV Series, Movie Get New Promos Posted by Chris Beveridge July 28, 2014 at 08:30 PM Fate Stay Night TV 2014 The upcoming TV re-adaptation of Fate/stay night has garnered some new information after a conference was held for it alo...

Haruhichan's blog Jake “Swaps4” Haruhi

Wonder Festival 2014 Summer is here and that means cute plastic PVC girls and guys. There's new figures from currently airing anime and anime to air soon and even some figures from older series. This is day one and I've collected all of these imag...

RandomC Podcast #05 – We're Loving Summer! Filed under Podcast by Stilts | 0 Comments There's so much to love. You think summer has begun? Not until there's been a RandomC podcast to discuss it! Tune in to hear what four of our silly writers have ...

Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun - 04 Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun is one series that was definitely truth in advertising. This show seems to have left meta in the rear-view mirror some time ago, and is now immersed in some kind of ourobouros-like nirvana sta...

Wan Abrar Rei

Not a bad episode as far as I can tell. In terms of characters you could see Inaho is actually having more emotions but still. . totally cold. I still can't believe that not only Inaho but his friends as well, not interacting that well with their ...

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